'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 Mon, Apr. 19 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 19 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2How to Train Your Dragon$1,206,268-80%3,825-182$315$159,457,3344Paramount / DreamWorks
3Death at a Funeral (2010)$1,154,850-72%2,459--$470$17,372,3901Sony / Screen Gems
4Clash of the Titans (2010)$1,068,329-75%3,753-49$285$133,668,5493Warner Bros.
5Date Night$1,001,309-72%3,3806$296$49,668,1082Fox
6The Last Song$352,216-75%2,76793$127$50,540,0713Disney
7Hot Tub Time Machine$311,427-66%2,308-303$135$42,764,1834MGM
8Alice in Wonderland (2010)$281,373-73%2,024-506$139$324,412,6747Disney
9Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$270,529-72%1,859-296$146$55,072,3413Lionsgate
10The Bounty Hunter$208,845-69%2,475-426$84$60,466,5805Sony / Columbia