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, Feb. 23 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 23 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shutter Island$3,149,100-6%2,991--$1,053$47,549,6631Paramount
2Avatar$1,262,678-1%2,581-104$489$690,860,59210Fox
3Valentine's Day$1,067,08614%3,6650$291$88,932,7652Warner Bros. / New Line
4The Wolfman$740,6850%3,2231$230$51,847,2202Universal
5Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$700,890-2%3,39640$206$60,132,9502Fox
6Dear John$511,96819%3,06287$167$66,742,2733Sony / Screen Gems
7Crazy Heart$262,9952%1,08984$242$22,044,42410Fox Searchlight
8From Paris with Love$244,67610%2,311-411$106$21,828,4733Lionsgate
9Edge of Darkness$209,1376%2,118-497$99$40,752,8264Warner Bros.
10The Tooth Fairy$178,397-2%2,523-225$71$50,083,1795Fox