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 Wed, Aug. 6 2014

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 6 2014LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Guardians of the Galaxy$8,808,382-26%4,080--$2,159$126,759,4421Disney
2Lucy$1,904,220-26%3,20229$595$86,341,7552Universal
3Hercules (2014)$1,155,389-29%3,5950$321$56,866,3912Paramount
4Get On Up$949,160-29%2,468--$385$17,113,6301Universal
5Dawn of The Planet of The Apes$944,221-27%3,283-385$288$192,693,7274Fox
6Planes: Fire and Rescue$801,321-18%3,241-598$247$49,813,9923Disney
7The Purge: Anarchy$702,560-23%2,656-200$265$65,731,7053Universal
8Sex Tape$464,307-20%2,500-562$186$35,465,4073Sony / Columbia
9And So It Goes$418,367-17%1,81654$230$11,699,0112Clarius Entertainment
10Transformers: Age of Extinction$256,576-25%1,732-744$148$242,124,9106Paramount
11Tammy$173,203-16%1,415-1147$122$82,104,0445Warner Bros. / New Line

Limited (100 — 999)

#TitleWed, Aug. 6 2014LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Most Wanted Man$302,635-9%726365$417$7,943,4832Roadside Attractions
2Boyhood$283,779-6%310203$915$8,313,1094IFC Films
3How to Train Your Dragon 2$201,136-20%861-497$234$169,251,5828Fox / DreamWorks Animation
4Maleficent$181,037-17%681-396$266$235,350,30110Disney
522 Jump Street$154,779-25%828-785$187$189,009,8218Sony / Columbia
6Begin Again$86,078-9%727-517$118$14,026,7556Weinstein Company
7Earth to Echo$82,878-13%536-736$155$37,236,6375Relativity Media
8Chef$79,6500%350-55$228$28,552,23713Open Road
9Wish I Was Here$75,961-18%753128$101$3,303,9183Focus
10Edge of Tomorrow$74,035-20%40249$184$98,871,2979Warner Bros.
11The Fault in Our Stars$60,425-8%282-105$214$123,589,0329Fox
12The Fluffy Movie$59,108-20%4320$137$2,567,3992Open Road
13America (2014)$43,875-12%478-282$92$14,215,4586Lionsgate
14Jersey Boys$40,748-1%286-176$142$46,342,0747Warner Bros.
15Kick$39,718-41%162-15$245$2,269,4162UTV Motion Pictures
16Godzilla (2014)$30,641-24%277-25$111$200,270,20912Warner Bros.
17Rio 2$29,921-13%212-18$141$131,111,89317Fox
18X-Men: Days of Future Past$23,973-22%190-99$126$231,779,70011Fox
19Blended$21,936-13%187-36$117$45,959,45811Warner Bros.
20Snowpiercer$19,88510%100-49$199$4,194,3806RADiUS-TWC
21Neighbors (2014)$19,505-4%177-31$110$149,830,42513Universal
22I Origins$10,759-2%12246$88$264,7013Fox Searchlight

Platform (1 — 99)

#TitleWed, Aug. 6 2014LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Island of Lemurs: Madagascar$54,54612%410$1,330$5,585,46418Warner Bros. / IMAX
2The Grand Seduction$12,28015%50-24$246$3,239,79710eOne Films US
3Calvary$8,34511%4--$2,086$98,3741Fox Searchlight
4Mr. Peabody & Sherman$7,66039%591$130$111,409,62322Fox / DreamWorks Animation
5Words and Pictures$2,172-10%18-10$121$2,147,93011Roadside Attractions
6Yves Saint Laurent$1,494-18%80$187$268,0826Weinstein Company
7The LEGO Movie$1,229-80%38-164$32$257,725,90726Warner Bros.
8God's Not Dead$5548%7-2$79$60,755,26320Freestyle / Pure Flix
9Fed Up$240-47%7-6$34$1,534,35513RADiUS-TWC
10As It Is in Heaven (2014)$11750%1--$117$10,0604Embark Visuals
11A Long Way Off$8512%10$85$30,0099Moving Visions Entertainment
12Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon$77-79%40$19$211,1089RADiUS-TWC
13Accident (2014 re-issue)$75-37%1--$75$17,40511Rialto Pictures