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, Oct. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Zombieland$1,920,1503%3,036--$632$32,799,6601Sony / Columbia
2Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$725,61013%2,977-142$244$84,249,8243Sony / Columbia
3Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D)$616,1366%1,745--$353$15,000,6461Disney
4Surrogates$538,0023%2,9510$182$28,458,6622Disney
5The Invention of Lying$455,636-4%1,707--$267$8,957,6561Warner Bros.
6Whip It$320,6502%1,721--$186$5,967,6671Fox Searchlight
7The Informant!$289,698-3%2,425-80$119$27,645,1923Warner Bros.
8Fame (2009)$244,72210%3,13337$78$17,486,8872MGM
9Love Happens$230,8350%1,92224$120$19,784,9473Universal
10Pandorum$202,2780%2,5060$81$8,696,4452Overture