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On This Day - January 26

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on January 26.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Saturday $8,276,687 $55,703,475
2002 Black Hawk Down Saturday $7,939,000 $108,638,745
2008 Meet the Spartans Saturday $7,647,828 $38,233,676
2007 Epic Movie Friday $6,833,845 $39,739,367
2008 Rambo Saturday $6,726,805 $42,754,105
2002 Snow Dogs Saturday $6,356,000 $81,150,692
2013 Mama Saturday $6,289,290 $71,628,180
2008 27 Dresses Saturday $5,790,645 $76,808,654
2008 Cloverfield Saturday $5,438,034 $80,048,433
2002 A Beautiful Mind Saturday $5,178,000 $170,708,996

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on January 26.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2007 Epic Movie Friday $6,833,845 $39,739,367
2007 Smokin' Aces Friday $5,090,310 $35,662,731
2001 The Wedding Planner Friday $4,820,000 $60,400,856
2007 Catch and Release Friday $2,726,461 $15,432,542
2001 Sugar and Spice Friday $2,022,000 $13,276,953
2007 Blood and Chocolate Friday $790,000 $3,526,588
2007 Seraphim Falls Friday $38,000 $418,296
2007 G.I. Jesus Friday $800 $8,593
2007 Funny Money Friday $400 $2,844

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was January 26.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Ride Along $21,299,495 $134,202,565
2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters $19,690,956 $55,703,475
2007 Epic Movie $18,612,544 $39,739,367
2008 Meet the Spartans $18,505,530 $38,233,676
2008 Rambo $18,203,876 $42,754,105
2002 Black Hawk Down $17,012,268 $108,638,745
2007 Smokin' Aces $14,638,755 $35,662,731
2001 The Wedding Planner $13,510,293 $60,400,856
2008 27 Dresses $13,360,535 $76,808,654
2013 Mama $13,088,145 $71,628,180

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: The Maze Runner: The Death Cure, Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad, White Boy Rick, Extinction, Forever My Girl

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Joan Leslie (1925, died on October 12th, 2015 at the age of 90), Michel Delpech (1946, died on January 2nd, 2016 at the age of 69)

Died on this day in history: Edward G. Robinson (1973, at the age of 79), Abe Vigoda (2016, at the age of 94), Barbara Hale (2017, at the age of 94)

Note: The charts on this page are not adjusted for inflation.