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.

Weekend domestic gross

YearWeekendTop 10 GrossChg. LY%Total GrossChg. LY% Top movie of the week
198338 (Sep 23 - Sep 25) - 1983$15,423,345-22%$18,261,007-16%Mr. Mom
198438 (Sep 21 - Sep 23) - 1984$25,311,32664%$28,653,98257%All of Me
198538 (Sep 20 - Sep 22) - 1985$14,851,692-41%$16,737,313-42%Back to the Future
198638 (Sep 19 - Sep 21) - 1986$17,567,33818%$20,717,28224%Top Gun
198738 (Sep 18 - Sep 20) - 1987$33,023,93088%$34,796,67468%Fatal Attraction
198838 (Sep 16 - Sep 18) - 1988$20,473,628-38%$25,779,048-26%A Fish Called Wanda
198938 (Sep 22 - Sep 24) - 1989$33,489,04564%$36,175,97640%Black Rain
199038 (Sep 21 - Sep 23) - 1990$34,219,3172%$37,477,8894%Goodfellas
199138 (Sep 20 - Sep 22) - 1991$25,830,940-25%$29,573,656-21%Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
199238 (Sep 18 - Sep 20) - 1992$32,832,91627%$37,854,13228%Sneakers
199338 (Sep 17 - Sep 19) - 1993$32,317,355-2%$39,401,5504%Striking Distance
199438 (Sep 23 - Sep 25) - 1994$32,749,3801%$36,484,305-7%Timecop
199538 (Sep 22 - Sep 24) - 1995$40,976,64225%$46,435,20427%Seven
199638 (Sep 20 - Sep 22) - 1996$44,173,7558%$49,320,3876%The First Wives Club
199738 (Sep 19 - Sep 21) - 1997$49,465,76712%$54,797,06311%In & Out
199838 (Sep 18 - Sep 20) - 1998$64,341,48130%$66,832,66722%Rush Hour
199938 (Sep 17 - Sep 19) - 1999$65,709,6452%$78,804,59618%Blue Streak
200038 (Sep 22 - Sep 24) - 2000$44,542,247-32%$62,347,629-21%Urban Legends: Final Cut
200138 (Sep 21 - Sep 23) - 2001$39,170,269-12%$59,368,368-5%Hardball
200238 (Sep 20 - Sep 22) - 2002$64,607,04165%$80,170,36935%Barbershop
200338 (Sep 19 - Sep 21) - 2003$86,198,54333%$105,821,45432%Underworld
200438 (Sep 17 - Sep 19) - 2004$59,791,567-31%$78,615,649-26%Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
200538 (Sep 23 - Sep 25) - 2005$84,503,28841%$100,036,90027%Flightplan
200638 (Sep 22 - Sep 24) - 2006$77,199,598-9%$98,612,359-1%jackass: number two
200738 (Sep 21 - Sep 23) - 2007$75,161,130-3%$97,279,646-1%Resident Evil: Extinction
200838 (Sep 19 - Sep 21) - 2008$72,807,860-3%$89,308,561-8%Lakeview Terrace
200938 (Sep 18 - Sep 20) - 2009$83,213,01014%$101,908,83914%Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
201038 (Sep 17 - Sep 19) - 2010$84,334,4841%$100,645,750-1%The Town
201138 (Sep 23 - Sep 25) - 2011$103,498,94423%$117,901,81917%The Lion King 3D
201238 (Sep 21 - Sep 23) - 2012$71,888,652-31%$90,795,173-23%End of Watch
201338 (Sep 20 - Sep 22) - 2013$69,831,206-3%$87,223,337-4%Prisoners