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On This Day - November 21

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on November 21.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Friday $55,139,942 $337,135,885
2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Saturday $42,288,881 $296,623,634
2008 Twilight Friday $35,978,348 $192,769,854
2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Saturday $33,841,369 $281,723,902
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I Sunday $25,106,568 $295,983,305
2009 The Blind Side Saturday $13,742,443 $255,959,475
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 Wednesday $12,779,287 $292,324,737
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Wednesday $12,655,000 $317,575,550
1998 The Rugrats Movie Saturday $11,935,000 $100,494,685
2003 The Cat in the Hat Friday $11,200,000 $101,018,283

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on November 21.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Friday $55,139,942 $337,135,885
2008 Twilight Friday $35,978,348 $192,769,854
2003 The Cat in the Hat Friday $11,200,000 $101,018,283
2007 Enchanted Wednesday $7,967,766 $127,706,877
2008 Bolt Friday $7,036,716 $114,053,759
2003 Gothika Friday $6,900,000 $59,588,068
1997 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation Friday $5,930,000 $35,927,406
2012 Rise of the Guardians Wednesday $4,837,243 $103,412,758
2007 Hitman Wednesday $4,415,314 $39,687,694
2007 This Christmas Wednesday $4,217,779 $49,121,934

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 21.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $142,839,137 $296,623,634
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I $125,017,372 $295,983,305
2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $121,897,634 $337,135,885
2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $102,665,981 $281,723,902
2008 Twilight $69,637,740 $192,769,854
2003 The Cat in the Hat $38,329,160 $101,018,283
1999 The World is Not Enough $35,519,007 $126,930,660
2004 National Treasure $35,142,554 $173,005,002
2009 The Blind Side $34,119,372 $255,959,475
2004 SpongeBob SquarePants: The Movie $32,018,216 $85,416,609

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Mikijiro Hira (1933, died on October 23rd, 2016 at the age of 82)

Died on this day in history: Tayva Patch (2015, at the age of 62), Ron Thornton (2016, at the age of 58)

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