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On This Day - November 15

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on November 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Friday $29,631,453 $261,987,880
2008 Quantum of Solace Saturday $25,831,827 $169,368,427
2009 2012 Sunday $17,097,926 $166,112,167
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Saturday $16,882,856 $180,010,950
2014 Big Hero 6 Saturday $16,404,851 $222,527,828
2014 Dumb and Dumber To Saturday $13,923,350 $86,208,010
2014 Interstellar Saturday $12,510,975 $188,017,894
2003 Elf Saturday $11,819,000 $173,398,518
2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Saturday $10,739,423 $93,926,386
2013 The Best Man Holiday Friday $10,686,720 $70,525,195

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on November 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Friday $29,631,453 $261,987,880
2013 The Best Man Holiday Friday $10,686,720 $70,525,195
2002 Half Past Dead Friday $2,661,236 $15,567,860
1978 The Lord of the Rings Wednesday $159,963 $27,000,000
2013 Nebraska Friday $35,536 $17,654,912

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was November 15.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $88,357,488 $261,987,880
2008 Quantum of Solace $67,528,882 $169,368,427
2009 2012 $65,237,614 $166,112,167
2013 Thor: The Dark World $36,586,016 $206,362,140
2014 Dumb and Dumber To $36,111,775 $86,208,010
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa $35,017,301 $180,010,950
2014 Big Hero 6 $34,662,707 $222,527,828
2015 Spectre $33,681,104 $200,074,175
1992 Bram Stoker's Dracula $30,521,679 $82,522,790
2013 The Best Man Holiday $30,107,555 $70,525,195

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2017: Song of Granite, 2019: Margie Claus

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Heathcote Williams (1941, died on July 1st, 2017 at the age of 75), James L. White (1947, died on July 23rd, 2015 at the age of 67)

Died on this day in history: Lloyd Bacon (1955, at the age of 65), Saeed Jaffrey (2015, at the age of 86), Dora Doll (2015, at the age of 93)

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