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 Sun, Jan. 10 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 10 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$15,756,027-26%3,422-39$4,604$431,207,3804Fox
2Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$5,048,005-37%3,641-106$1,386$178,606,7963Fox
3Sherlock Holmes$4,178,967-43%3,6260$1,153$165,153,0933Warner Bros.
4Daybreakers$3,632,236-35%2,523--$1,440$15,146,6921Lionsgate
5It's Complicated$2,895,900-41%2,95558$980$76,370,5403Universal
6Leap Year (2010)$2,046,465-47%2,511--$815$9,202,8151Universal
7The Blind Side$1,859,475-46%2,880-46$646$218,818,3998Warner Bros.
8Up in the Air$1,853,483-42%2,218323$836$54,812,6996Paramount
9Youth in Revolt$1,664,553-34%1,873--$889$6,888,3341The Weinstein Company
10The Princess and the Frog$1,463,720-35%2,620-708$559$92,581,5055Disney