'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 Fri, Apr. 30 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 30 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)$15,736,000--3,332--$4,723$15,736,0001Warner Bros. / New Line
2How to Train Your Dragon$2,536,353229%3,426-239$740$186,373,9566Paramount / DreamWorks
3Date Night$2,459,135260%3,093-201$795$68,486,1444Fox
4The Back-up Plan$2,417,745200%3,2800$737$18,125,5002CBS Films
5The Losers$1,918,000216%2,9360$653$14,044,0002Warner Bros.
6Furry Vengeance$1,752,086--2,997--$585$1,752,0861Summit
7Clash of the Titans (2010)$1,667,000180%2,737-534$609$149,722,0005Warner Bros.
9Death at a Funeral (2010)$1,242,128138%2,271-188$547$32,019,3013Sony / Screen Gems