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On This Day - November 18

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on November 18.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 Friday $71,642,526 $281,287,133
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Friday $40,118,363 $290,013,036
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Friday $29,661,434 $234,037,575
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 Sunday $28,456,648 $292,324,737
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Sunday $24,448,477 $317,575,550
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Saturday $17,353,691 $260,044,825
2006 Happy Feet Saturday $17,128,133 $198,000,317
2006 Casino Royale Saturday $15,414,153 $167,365,000
2012 Skyfall Sunday $11,164,762 $304,360,277
2005 Walk the Line Friday $7,611,332 $119,519,402

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on November 18.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 Friday $71,642,526 $281,287,133
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Friday $40,118,363 $290,013,036
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Friday $29,661,434 $234,037,575
2005 Walk the Line Friday $7,611,332 $119,519,402
2011 Happy Feet Two Friday $5,850,626 $64,006,466
2016 The Edge of Seventeen Friday $1,705,597 $14,431,633
2016 Bleed for This Friday $895,366 $5,083,906
2016 Nocturnal Animals Friday $162,557 $10,663,357
2016 Manchester by the Sea Friday $72,658 $47,695,371
2016 Bastille Day Friday $10,883 $50,269

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 18.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $141,067,634 $292,324,737
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $138,122,261 $281,287,133
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $102,685,961 $290,013,036
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone $90,294,621 $317,575,550
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them $74,403,387 $234,037,575
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $55,820,330 $260,044,825
2006 Happy Feet $41,533,432 $198,000,317
2012 Skyfall $41,104,513 $304,360,277
2006 Casino Royale $40,833,156 $167,365,000
2007 Beowulf $27,515,871 $82,195,215

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2017: Little B*tches

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Trevor Baxter (1932, died on July 16th, 2017 at the age of 84), Owen Wilson (1968, turns 49 this year)

Died on this day in history: Yevgeni Lazarev (2016, at the age of 79)

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