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, Dec. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$1,569,4029%3,326186$472$131,879,9853Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$1,076,2935%4,12482$261$257,468,1993Summit
3Brothers (2009)$817,5557%2,088--$392$11,110,0691Lionsgate
4Disney's A Christmas Carol$600,97918%2,546-467$236$116,362,3385Disney
52012$542,98011%3,220-224$169$149,992,7154Sony / Columbia
6Armored$492,8846%1,915--$257$7,468,5411Sony / Screen Gems
7Ninja Assassin$484,1593%2,5030$193$30,774,5002Warner Bros.
8Old Dogs$479,43524%3,4250$140$34,789,2502Disney
9Everybody's Fine (2009)$363,30617%2,133--$170$4,526,3461Miramax
10Planet 51$222,72416%2,904-131$77$34,466,4933Sony / TriStar