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 Thu, Feb. 25 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 25 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shutter Island$2,687,8662%2,991--$899$52,876,0661Paramount
2Avatar$1,202,8840%2,581-104$466$693,265,66010Fox
3Valentine's Day$974,0463%3,6650$266$90,853,2042Warner Bros. / New Line
4Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$680,05613%3,39640$200$61,414,8592Fox
5The Wolfman$644,5553%3,2231$200$53,120,2602Universal
6Dear John$448,9264%3,06287$147$67,623,5983Sony / Screen Gems
7Crazy Heart$239,087-9%1,08984$220$22,546,69310Fox Searchlight
8From Paris with Love$220,3860%2,311-411$95$22,269,4263Lionsgate
9Edge of Darkness$203,1813%2,118-497$96$41,153,0774Warner Bros.
10The Tooth Fairy$171,3616%2,523-225$68$50,416,5715Fox