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 Sat, Jan. 30 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 30 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$13,783,88185%3,074-67$4,484$586,056,5607Fox
2Edge of Darkness$7,152,80527%3,066--$2,333$12,763,6251Warner Bros.
3When in Rome$5,211,71720%2,456--$2,122$9,558,9311Disney
4The Tooth Fairy$4,690,645109%3,3451$1,402$23,042,5812Fox
5The Book of Eli$3,915,40159%3,075-36$1,273$71,989,0423Warner Bros.
6Legion$3,081,00252%2,4760$1,244$26,955,8182Sony / Screen Gems
7The Lovely Bones$2,141,77059%2,63867$812$36,769,4348Paramount / DreamWorks
8Sherlock Holmes$2,100,07073%2,250-420$933$196,401,7506Warner Bros.
9Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$1,912,971136%2,526-447$757$208,175,9246Fox
10It's Complicated$1,781,56573%2,096-205$850$103,115,4256Universal