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 Tue, Oct. 6 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 6 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Zombieland$2,213,2667%3,036--$729$29,015,8701Sony / Columbia
2Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$685,843-1%2,977-142$230$82,879,8293Sony / Columbia
3Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D)$653,8540%1,745--$375$13,802,1341Disney
4Surrogates$606,99819%2,9510$206$27,400,2842Disney
5The Invention of Lying$536,56916%1,707--$314$8,027,7841Warner Bros.
6Whip It$366,45917%1,721--$213$5,331,6511Fox Searchlight
7The Informant!$328,60727%2,425-80$136$27,056,9933Warner Bros.
8Fame (2009)$276,68819%3,13337$88$17,018,8302MGM
9Love Happens$249,86730%1,92224$130$19,323,3893Universal
10Pandorum$221,66113%2,5060$88$8,292,8172Overture