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On This Day - October 31

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on October 31.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2009 Michael Jackson's This Is It Saturday $7,075,741 $72,091,016
2009 Paranormal Activity Saturday $6,576,554 $107,918,810
2010 Saw 3D Sunday $5,681,091 $45,710,178
2004 Saw Sunday $5,392,153 $55,968,727
2004 The Grudge Sunday $5,286,361 $110,359,362
2004 Ray Sunday $4,964,685 $75,305,995
2003 Scary Movie 3 Friday $4,670,000 $110,000,082
2015 The Martian Saturday $4,564,809 $228,433,663
2005 Saw II Monday $4,526,635 $87,025,093
2006 Saw III Tuesday $4,505,675 $80,238,724

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on October 31.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2014 Nightcrawler Friday $3,200,000 $32,381,218
2008 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Friday $2,194,513 $31,457,946
2008 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Friday $1,788,263 $13,442,412
1997 Red Corner Friday $1,760,000 $22,442,815
2015 The Met: Live in HD - Tannhauser Saturday $1,150,000 $1,150,000
2014 Before I Go to Sleep Friday $571,469 $3,242,457
1997 Switchback Friday $555,000 $6,504,442
2000 Mercy Streets Tuesday $33,814 $173,599
2014 Horns Friday $31,100 $164,480

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was October 31.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2010 Saw 3D $24,230,123 $45,710,178
2009 Michael Jackson's This Is It $23,234,394 $72,091,016
2004 The Grudge $21,817,598 $110,359,362
2004 Ray $20,039,730 $75,305,995
2003 Scary Movie 3 $20,017,468 $110,000,082
2003 Brother Bear $19,404,492 $85,336,277
2004 Saw $18,276,468 $55,968,727
2010 Paranormal Activity 2 $16,508,107 $84,752,907
2009 Paranormal Activity $16,387,327 $107,918,810
1999 House on Haunted Hill $15,946,032 $40,846,082

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2017: Keep Watching, Amygdala Warrior

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Bud Spencer (1929, died on June 27th, 2016 at the age of 86), Richard Bradford (1934, died on March 22nd, 2016 at the age of 81), Rob Schneider (1963, turns 54 this year)

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