'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

DateDayDay no.Top 10 GrossLW%Total Daily GrossTop movie of the day
Sep 07Sun250$11,833,378-63%$15,318,840Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 14Sun257$17,971,27652%$21,574,545No Good Deed (2014)
Sep 08Mon251$3,411,151-86%$4,542,303Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 15Mon258$4,631,60836%$5,681,404No Good Deed (2014)
Sep 01Mon244$24,404,702190%$32,333,237Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 09Tue252$4,635,494-31%$6,104,133Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 16Tue259$5,894,05627%$7,191,297No Good Deed (2014)
Sep 02Tue245$6,758,767-37%$8,636,048Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 10Wed253$3,545,093-25%$4,739,319Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 03Wed246$4,697,760-41%$6,154,816Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 17Wed260$4,225,40019%$5,326,220No Good Deed (2014)
Sep 11Thu254$3,590,148-16%$4,765,198Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 18Thu261$1,984,741-45%$2,218,908Dolphin Tale 2
Sep 04Thu247$4,291,857-45%$5,622,277Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 12Fri255$22,600,08771%$26,533,625No Good Deed (2014)
Sep 05Fri248$13,203,011-38%$16,717,252Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 06Sat249$23,046,979-23%$28,963,322Guardians of the Galaxy
Sep 13Sat256$32,759,12942%$38,975,784No Good Deed (2014)