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Biggest October Days at the Domestic Box Office

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The chart below contains figures for the movies with the Biggest Single October Days at the Domestic Box Office.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

Rank       Date       MovieGrossTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1 Oct 21, 2011 Paranormal Activity 3 $26,305,745 3,321 $7,921 $26,305,745 1
2 Oct 5, 2013 Gravity $23,001,353 3,575 $6,434 $40,486,171 2
3 Oct 3, 2015 The Martian $22,251,765 3,831 $5,808 $40,397,446 2
4 Oct 15, 2010 Jackass 3D $22,044,604 3,081 $7,155 $22,044,604 1
5 Oct 2, 2004 Shark Tale $21,085,643 4,016 $5,250 $34,006,489 2
6 Oct 22, 2010 Paranormal Activity 2 $20,109,273 3,216 $6,253 $20,109,273 1
7 Oct 25, 2003 Scary Movie 3 $19,003,000 3,505 $5,422 $37,400,000 2
8 Oct 6, 2012 Taken 2 $18,942,416 3,661 $5,174 $37,300,473 2
9 Oct 24, 2003 Scary Movie 3 $18,617,000 3,503 $5,315 $18,617,000 1
10 Oct 12, 2013 Gravity $18,461,329 3,660 $5,044 $110,197,316 9
11 Oct 5, 2012 Taken 2 $18,358,057 3,661 $5,014 $18,358,057 1
12 Oct 2, 2015 The Martian $18,145,681 3,831 $4,737 $18,145,681 1
13 Oct 4, 2013 Gravity $17,484,818 3,575 $4,891 $17,484,818 1
14 Oct 22, 2011 Paranormal Activity 3 $17,203,500 3,321 $5,180 $43,509,245 2
15 Oct 24, 2008 High School Musical 3: Senior Year $16,961,393 3,623 $4,682 $16,961,393 1
16 Oct 16, 2010 Jackass 3D $16,725,083 3,081 $5,428 $38,769,687 2
17 Oct 10, 2015 The Martian $15,877,535 3,854 $4,120 $98,317,435 9
18 Oct 3, 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $15,712,076 3,754 $4,185 $80,751,491 9
19 Oct 23, 2004 The Grudge $15,584,091 3,245 $4,802 $30,142,056 2
20 Oct 3, 2014 Annabelle $15,453,016 3,185 $4,852 $15,453,016 1
21 Oct 25, 2008 High School Musical 3: Senior Year $15,304,911 3,623 $4,224 $32,266,304 2
22 Oct 6, 2013 Gravity $15,298,941 3,575 $4,279 $55,785,112 3
23 Oct 22, 2004 The Grudge $15,200,000 3,245 $4,684 $15,200,000 1
24 Oct 4, 2014 Gone Girl $15,175,369 3,014 $5,035 $28,354,904 2
25 Oct 19, 2012 Paranormal Activity 4 $15,110,106 3,412 $4,429 $15,110,106 1
26 Oct 26, 2007 Saw IV $14,755,978 3,183 $4,636 $14,755,978 1
27 Oct 5, 2002 Red Dragon $14,535,810 3,357 $4,330 $28,014,165 2
28 Oct 27, 2006 Saw III $14,471,873 3,167 $4,570 $14,471,873 1
29 Oct 24, 2008 Saw V $14,345,874 3,060 $4,688 $14,345,874 1
30 Oct 4, 2014 Annabelle $13,979,788 3,185 $4,389 $29,432,804 2
31 Oct 9, 2004 Shark Tale $13,944,289 4,070 $3,426 $77,791,590 9
32 Oct 4, 2015 The Martian $13,911,129 3,831 $3,631 $54,308,575 3
33 Oct 29, 2011 Puss in Boots $13,804,995 3,952 $3,493 $23,374,125 2
34 Oct 19, 2013 Gravity $13,609,193 3,820 $3,563 $162,161,396 16
35 Oct 3, 2004 Shark Tale $13,598,117 4,016 $3,386 $47,604,606 3
36 Oct 4, 2002 Red Dragon $13,478,355 3,357 $4,015 $13,478,355 1
37 Oct 10, 2009 Couples Retreat $13,379,125 3,000 $4,460 $25,857,635 2
38 Oct 3, 2014 Gone Girl $13,179,535 3,014 $4,373 $13,179,535 1
39 Oct 23, 2010 Paranormal Activity 2 $13,040,274 3,216 $4,055 $33,149,547 2
40 Oct 1, 2004 Shark Tale $12,700,000 4,016 $3,162 $12,700,000 1
41 Oct 11, 2013 Gravity $12,601,068 3,660 $3,443 $91,735,987 8
42 Oct 25, 2013 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa $12,560,227 3,336 $3,765 $12,560,227 1
43 Oct 4, 2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua $12,482,375 3,215 $3,883 $20,483,823 2
44 Oct 9, 2009 Couples Retreat $12,478,510 3,000 $4,160 $12,478,510 1
45 Oct 17, 2009 Where the Wild Things Are $12,335,551 3,735 $3,303 $24,342,833 2
46 Oct 7, 2012 Taken 2 $12,214,296 3,661 $3,336 $49,514,769 3
47 Oct 13, 2013 Gravity $12,125,859 3,660 $3,313 $122,323,175 10
48 Oct 28, 2005 Saw II $12,111,972 2,949 $4,107 $12,111,972 1
49 Oct 16, 2009 Where the Wild Things Are $12,077,282 3,735 $3,234 $12,077,282 1
50 Oct 7, 2000 Meet the Parents $11,819,000 2,612 $4,525 $20,380,000 2
51 Oct 6, 2012 Hotel Transylvania $11,794,655 3,352 $3,519 $67,940,649 9
52 Oct 17, 2010 Jackass 3D $11,583,954 3,081 $3,760 $50,353,641 3
53 Oct 28, 2006 Saw III $11,534,385 3,167 $3,642 $26,006,258 2
54 Oct 26, 2013 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa $11,514,488 3,336 $3,452 $24,074,715 2
55 Oct 11, 2014 Gone Girl $11,245,191 3,284 $3,424 $70,864,604 9
56 Oct 29, 2005 Saw II $11,061,985 2,949 $3,751 $23,173,957 2
57 Oct 17, 2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre $10,905,000 3,016 $3,616 $10,905,000 1
58 Oct 8, 2011 Real Steel $10,815,610 3,440 $3,144 $19,349,300 2
59 Oct 18, 2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre $10,755,000 3,016 $3,566 $21,375,000 2
60 Oct 7, 2006 The Departed $10,743,556 3,017 $3,561 $19,433,117 2
61 Oct 9, 2015 The Martian $10,729,571 3,854 $2,784 $82,439,900 8
62 Oct 26, 2003 Scary Movie 3 $10,714,000 3,505 $3,057 $48,113,770 3
63 Oct 30, 2011 Puss in Boots $10,703,314 3,952 $2,708 $34,077,439 3
64 Oct 29, 2010 Saw 3D $10,676,000 2,808 $3,802 $10,676,000 1
65 Oct 27, 2007 Saw IV $10,477,464 3,183 $3,292 $25,233,442 2
66 Oct 12, 2013 Captain Phillips $10,450,283 3,020 $3,460 $18,938,870 2
67 Oct 11, 2015 The Martian $10,398,160 3,854 $2,698 $108,715,595 10
68 Oct 25, 2008 Saw V $10,110,877 3,060 $3,304 $24,456,751 2
69 Oct 13, 2006 The Grudge 2 $10,018,039 3,211 $3,120 $10,018,039 1
70 Oct 4, 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $9,982,870 3,754 $2,659 $90,734,361 10
71 Oct 5, 2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 $9,966,046 4,001 $2,491 $53,716,225 9
72 Oct 16, 2004 Shark Tale $9,874,275 3,948 $2,501 $112,245,006 16
73 Oct 17, 2015 Goosebumps $9,766,066 3,501 $2,790 $17,112,156 2
74 Oct 26, 2008 High School Musical 3: Senior Year $9,763,880 3,623 $2,695 $42,030,184 3
75 Oct 14, 2000 Meet the Parents $9,763,000 2,615 $3,733 $54,193,000 9
76 Oct 13, 2012 Taken 2 $9,727,089 3,706 $2,625 $81,069,045 9
77 Oct 25, 2002 Jackass: The Movie $9,715,712 2,509 $3,872 $9,715,712 1
78 Oct 28, 2011 Puss in Boots $9,569,130 3,952 $2,421 $9,569,130 1
79 Oct 10, 2004 Shark Tale $9,558,685 4,070 $2,349 $87,350,275 10
80 Oct 17, 2015 The Martian $9,456,390 3,701 $2,555 $138,029,471 16
81 Oct 2, 2009 Zombieland $9,449,569 3,036 $3,113 $9,449,569 1
82 Oct 5, 2002 Sweet Home Alabama $9,424,159 3,303 $2,853 $60,643,495 9
83 Oct 20, 2012 Paranormal Activity 4 $9,420,228 3,412 $2,761 $24,530,334 2
84 Oct 3, 2009 Zombieland $9,371,921 3,036 $3,087 $18,821,490 2
85 Oct 2, 2004 Ladder 49 $9,365,398 3,260 $2,873 $16,831,211 2
86 Oct 6, 2001 Training Day $9,350,000 2,712 $3,448 $16,880,000 2
87 Oct 16, 2010 Red $9,204,737 3,255 $2,828 $16,511,231 2
88 Oct 5, 2014 Gone Girl $9,158,205 3,014 $3,039 $37,513,109 3
89 Oct 18, 2014 Fury $9,122,797 3,173 $2,875 $17,945,951 2
90 Oct 23, 2011 Paranormal Activity 3 $9,058,938 3,321 $2,728 $52,568,183 3
91 Oct 26, 2013 Gravity $9,019,135 3,707 $2,433 $194,613,790 23
92 Oct 18, 2013 Gravity $9,016,073 3,820 $2,360 $148,552,203 15
93 Oct 24, 2004 The Grudge $8,986,659 3,245 $2,769 $39,128,715 3
94 Oct 10, 2014 Dracula Untold $8,920,830 2,887 $3,090 $8,920,830 1
95 Oct 2, 2010 The Social Network $8,876,169 2,771 $3,203 $16,876,338 2
96 Oct 10, 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $8,869,886 3,768 $2,354 $110,688,399 16
97 Oct 17, 2014 Fury $8,823,154 3,173 $2,781 $8,823,154 1
98 Oct 5, 2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua $8,816,642 3,215 $2,742 $29,300,465 3
99 Oct 30, 2004 The Grudge $8,806,068 3,348 $2,630 $65,398,266 9
100 Oct 13, 2007 Why Did I Get Married? $8,790,348 2,011 $4,371 $16,208,579 2