Grosses

'No Good Deed' Easily Maintains First Place on Wednesday with $1.18 MillionSeptember 18, 2014 07:05 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that No Good Deed took in $1.18 million on Wednesday, off 35 percent rfom the day prior. That gives the thriller a 6-day haul of $28.9 million, an impressive start for the pic which is running 7 percent ahead of the pace of Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself and 37 percent ahead of The Call.

Guardians of the Galaxy posted another $0.59 million yesterday for a 19.5 percent drop from last Wednesday. The Disney/Marvel blockbuster continues to show aggressive staying power in the post-summer market as its domestic tally has now reached $307.9 million. The film is running 3 percent ahead of the pace of the original Iron Man.

Warner Bros.' Dolphin Tale 2 grabbed $0.51 million yesterday as it was off 28 percent from Tuesday. The family-driven sequel has earned $17.6 million in its first six days, 18.5 percent less than its 2011 predecessor.

Fox Searchlight's The Drop continues to impress in limited release. The Tom Hardy/James Gandolfini thriller added $0.37 million from 809 locations yesterday for a strong $453 per-theater average. With $5.35 million in the bank through six days of release, the film will expand into wider release starting this weekend.

Rounding out the top five, Let's Be Cops grossed $0.35 million for a 21 percent week-to-week drop. The comedy has certainly found its audience since opening in August, ringing up $74.2 million to-date.

Daily Domestic Gross Thu, Jul. 30 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jul. 30 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1G-Force$4,003,315-15%3,697--$1,083$49,404,5731Disney
2Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$3,842,592-16%4,455130$863$237,763,3862Warner Bros.
3The Ugly Truth$3,027,622-11%2,882--$1,051$41,481,2911Sony / Columbia
4Orphan$1,510,456-8%2,750--$549$19,542,5691Warner Bros.
5Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$1,201,562-11%3,300-517$364$176,541,5534Fox
6The Proposal$1,012,302-5%2,779-264$364$144,036,0516Disney
7Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$959,627-7%3,237-620$296$383,505,3885Paramount / DreamWorks
8The Hangover$888,282-7%2,285-382$389$250,704,8098Warner Bros.
9Public Enemies$560,547-9%2,291-827$245$90,675,1514Universal
10BrĂ¼no$331,585-17%1,895-864$175$58,214,8973Universal