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, Jan. 12 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 12 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$5,066,734-1%3,422-39$1,481$441,385,3074Fox
2Sherlock Holmes$1,404,21314%3,6260$387$167,784,6813Warner Bros.
3It's Complicated$1,152,56528%2,95558$390$78,424,3803Universal
4Daybreakers$1,123,088-6%2,523--$445$17,463,0341Lionsgate
5Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$727,98811%3,641-106$200$179,990,1993Fox
6Up in the Air$716,47528%2,218323$323$56,089,2346Paramount
7Leap Year (2010)$703,08022%2,511--$280$10,483,4251Universal
8Youth in Revolt$615,962-4%1,873--$329$8,145,4061The Weinstein Company
9The Blind Side$554,18411%2,880-46$192$219,873,8098Warner Bros.
10The Princess and the Frog$255,2658%2,620-708$97$93,072,9885Disney