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On This Day - October 5

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on October 5.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2013 Gravity Saturday $23,001,353 $274,092,705
2012 Taken 2 Friday $18,358,057 $139,854,287
2002 Red Dragon Saturday $14,535,810 $92,955,420
2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Saturday $9,966,046 $119,793,567
2002 Sweet Home Alabama Saturday $9,424,159 $127,214,072
2014 Gone Girl Sunday $9,158,205 $167,767,189
2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Sunday $8,816,642 $94,514,402
2014 Annabelle Sunday $7,701,451 $84,273,813
2001 Training Day Friday $7,530,000 $76,261,036
2012 Hotel Transylvania Friday $6,487,462 $148,313,048

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on October 5.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2012 Taken 2 Friday $18,358,057 $139,854,287
2001 Training Day Friday $7,530,000 $76,261,036
2007 The Heartbreak Kid Friday $4,675,669 $36,787,257
2001 Serendipity Friday $4,400,000 $50,255,310
2012 Frankenweenie Friday $3,324,779 $35,287,788
2001 Joy Ride Friday $1,390,000 $21,973,182
2001 Max Keeble's Big Move Friday $1,200,000 $17,292,381
2007 Feel the Noise Friday $1,127,007 $5,867,786
2007 The Seeker: The Dark is Rising Friday $1,091,908 $8,794,452
2012 Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare Friday $16,148 $126,238

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 5.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2013 Gravity $55,785,112 $274,092,705
2012 Taken 2 $49,514,769 $139,854,287
2014 Gone Girl $37,513,109 $167,767,189
2014 Annabelle $37,134,255 $84,273,813
2002 Red Dragon $36,540,945 $92,955,420
2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua $29,300,465 $94,514,402
2012 Hotel Transylvania $27,053,395 $148,313,048
2001 Training Day $22,550,788 $76,261,036
2002 Sweet Home Alabama $21,325,435 $127,214,072
2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 $20,950,192 $119,793,567

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2017: Walking Out, 2018: Venom, Bad Times at the El Royale

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Ricky Harris (1965, died on December 26th, 2016 at the age of 51), Jacob Tremblay (2006, turns 11 this year)

Died on this day in history: Larry Brezner (2015, at the age of 73), Grace Lee Boggs (2015, at the age of 100), Frank Albanese (2015, at the age of 84), Michiyo Yasuda (2016, at the age of 77), Brock Yates (2016, at the age of 82)

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