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 Sat, May. 1 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 1 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)$10,591,000-33%3,332--$3,179$26,327,0001Warner Bros. / New Line
2How to Train Your Dragon$4,814,49590%3,426-239$1,405$188,910,3096Paramount / DreamWorks
3Date Night$3,456,23741%3,093-201$1,117$71,942,3814Fox
4The Back-up Plan$3,089,51328%3,2800$942$21,215,0132CBS Films
5Furry Vengeance$2,937,55468%2,997--$980$4,689,6401Summit
6Clash of the Titans (2010)$2,586,00055%2,737-534$945$152,309,0005Warner Bros.
7The Losers$2,446,00028%2,9360$833$16,490,0002Warner Bros.
8Kick-Ass$1,827,85835%2,542-523$719$40,897,9423Lionsgate
9Death at a Funeral (2010)$1,703,26837%2,271-188$750$33,722,5693Sony / Screen Gems
10The Last Song$1,001,46938%2,276-518$440$58,074,6625Disney