We could have had it alllllll.
"No Good Deed" didn't just go unpunished this weekend — it thrived, topping the box office with an estimated $24.2-million opening and outpacing Sony's prediction that the Screen Gems thriller would gross in the mid-to-high teens.
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No Good Deed, the home invasion thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson, opened in first place at the box office this past weekend with $24.5 million. The movie’s top spot seems to have surprised many who follow such things:...Show More Summary
First, the bad news: No Good Deed went unpunished this weekend, with America spending $24.5 million of its disposable income on the widely panned thriller. Given the glut of alternative multiplex options—and the fact that the only other...Show More Summary
Who needs critics? After canceling press screenings for No Good Deed, Screen Gems earned bad press. Yet the home invasion thriller won the weekend, and media watchers are crediting the distributer's clever use of social media. Variety reports Screen Gems and Sony made savvy use of its stars, Idris Elba and Taraji P. Show More Summary
No Good Deed Brings In $24 Million And Lands At Number One via Entertainment Weekly They might be enemies in No Good Deed, but the combined star power of Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson helped the thriller take control
No Good Deed was able to rule the box office during its opening weekend, reaching over $24.5 million in ticket sales. The suspenseful thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson definitely exceeded the expectations of the studio, fans and critics. Show More Summary
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Good day, clawers of all things coffin-topped. Theaters this weekend have something for both those interested in domestic thrillers, as both Sam Miller’s No Good Deeds, and Leigh Janiak’s festival-fave indie horror Honeymoon are both out now. Show More Summary
After three quiet weeks in a row at number one, Guardians of the Galaxy finally began the usual descent down the charts, but not before crossing the $300 million mark. Already the number one movie of the year so far, that total makes...Show More Summary
Here’s our box office report for the weekend of August 31, 2014 – featuring new releases 'No Good Deed,' 'The Drop,' and 'Dolphin Tale 2.'
No Good Deed, the new thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson, bumped Guardians of the Galaxy out of the top spot at the box office this weekend, opening at No. 1 with $24.5 million, Box Office Mojo reports. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Idris Elba Taraji P. Show More Summary
While our film critic Bilge Ebiri thought that two exceedingly fine (we mean that in both senses of the word) actors Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson were "curiously wasted" in No Good Deed, it didn't matter so much to the audience, as the movie pulled in $24.5 million dollars over... More »
'Dolphin Tale 2' opens in second place with $16.5 million, while 'Guardians of the Galaxy' drops to third place with $8 million. [...]
No Good Deed has topped this weekend’s box office with a $24.5 million debut! According to THR, the new thriller, starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson, benefited from being the only new title in the market targeting black audiences and costing a modest $13 million. Dolphin Tale 2 came in at No. 2 with [...]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat "Guardians of the Galaxy" at movie theaters. The Sony thriller "No Good Deed," which stars Elba as an escaped convict and Taraji P. Henson as the innocent he terrorizes, opened on top of the box office with $24.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Show More Summary
“No Good Deed” swam past “Dolphin Tale 2” this weekend, as both films gave the box office a much-needed boost after a summer slump.
It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat "Guardians of the Galaxy" at movie theaters.