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 Mon, Jan. 11 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 11 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$5,111,193-68%3,422-39$1,494$436,318,5734Fox
2Sherlock Holmes$1,227,375-71%3,6260$338$166,380,4683Warner Bros.
3Daybreakers$1,193,254-67%2,523--$473$16,339,9461Lionsgate
4It's Complicated$901,275-69%2,95558$305$77,271,8153Universal
5Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$655,415-87%3,641-106$180$179,262,2113Fox
6Youth in Revolt$641,110-61%1,873--$342$7,529,4441The Weinstein Company
7Leap Year (2010)$577,530-72%2,511--$230$9,780,3451Universal
8Up in the Air$560,060-70%2,218323$253$55,372,7596Paramount
9The Blind Side$501,226-73%2,880-46$174$219,319,6258Warner Bros.
10The Princess and the Frog$236,218-84%2,620-708$90$92,817,7235Disney