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, Mar. 9 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 9 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$7,976,108-11%3,728--$2,140$133,085,5611Disney
2Shutter Island$1,101,6749%3,178175$347$97,863,1043Paramount
3Brooklyn's Finest$1,036,668-4%1,936--$535$15,463,9191Overture
4Avatar$781,694-4%2,163-293$361$722,567,97212Fox
5Cop Out$751,28712%3,1500$239$33,927,2752Warner Bros.
6The Crazies$603,1342%2,4792$243$28,666,9222Overture
7Crazy Heart$428,76613%1,274126$337$30,338,32012Fox Searchlight
8Valentine's Day$303,08520%3,040-538$100$106,860,4144Warner Bros. / New Line
9Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$288,1557%2,994-308$96$78,614,9484Fox
10Dear John$241,41321%2,496-510$97$77,066,4575Sony / Screen Gems