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. 26 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 26 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$3,198,046-1%3,141-144$1,018$558,540,6036Fox
2The Book of Eli$1,322,1591%3,1110$425$63,366,9882Warner Bros.
3Legion$1,200,617-6%2,476--$485$19,974,5241Sony / Screen Gems
4It's Complicated$575,84528%2,301-369$250$99,294,6255Universal
5Extraordinary Measures$553,56629%2,545--$218$6,996,1731CBS Films
6The Lovely Bones$553,5469%2,5718$215$32,301,5767Paramount / DreamWorks
7The Tooth Fairy$542,789-16%3,344--$162$15,200,4311Fox
8Sherlock Holmes$533,27610%2,670-503$200$192,094,4705Warner Bros.
9Up in the Air$346,28126%1,707-400$203$69,878,1538Paramount
10The Blind Side$312,7613%1,932-476$162$234,135,40810Warner Bros.