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, Mar. 4 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 4 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$1,646,5787%2,456-125$670$712,850,20811Fox
2Shutter Island$1,620,023-2%3,00312$539$82,524,5942Paramount
3Cop Out$1,119,400-5%3,150--$355$23,215,2991Warner Bros.
4The Crazies$906,141-5%2,477--$366$20,393,3131Overture
5Valentine's Day$552,3423%3,578-87$154$102,149,7603Warner Bros. / New Line
6Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$460,761-1%3,302-94$140$72,933,1263Fox
7Dear John$355,7151%3,006-56$118$73,844,0074Sony / Screen Gems
8Crazy Heart$342,1511%1,14859$298$26,218,99211Fox Searchlight
9The Wolfman$319,515-5%3,043-180$105$58,809,4853Universal
10The Tooth Fairy$166,043-3%2,249-274$74$54,556,0946Fox