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, Dec. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$1,468,4594%3,326186$442$134,762,3923Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$985,6779%4,12482$239$259,359,7073Summit
3Disney's A Christmas Carol$662,13016%2,546-467$260$117,594,3995Disney
4Brothers (2009)$647,8291%2,088--$310$12,401,7911Lionsgate
52012$479,6723%3,220-224$149$150,936,9304Sony / Columbia
6Ninja Assassin$414,4302%2,5030$166$31,597,2172Warner Bros.
7Old Dogs$404,2573%3,4250$118$35,586,4092Disney
8Armored$387,867-1%1,915--$203$8,246,5211Sony / Screen Gems
9Everybody's Fine (2009)$302,753-1%2,133--$142$5,133,6671Miramax
10Planet 51$199,058-4%2,904-131$69$34,873,9483Sony / TriStar