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On This Day - December 8

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on December 8.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2001 Ocean's Eleven Saturday $15,500,000 $183,417,150
2007 The Golden Compass Saturday $10,271,000 $70,107,728
2013 Frozen Sunday $9,829,173 $400,738,009
2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Sunday $6,487,230 $424,668,047
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Saturday $6,388,000 $317,575,550
2004 Blade: Trinity Wednesday $5,524,000 $52,397,389
2012 Skyfall Saturday $5,018,913 $304,360,277
2000 Vertical Limit Friday $5,011,000 $68,473,360
2007 Enchanted Saturday $4,956,032 $127,706,877
2012 Rise of the Guardians Saturday $4,905,613 $103,412,758

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on December 8.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2004 Blade: Trinity Wednesday $5,524,000 $52,397,389
2000 Vertical Limit Friday $5,011,000 $68,473,360
2006 Apocalypto Friday $4,904,946 $50,866,635
2006 The Holiday Friday $4,441,935 $63,280,000
2000 Proof of Life Friday $3,270,000 $32,598,931
2000 Dungeons and Dragons Friday $2,810,000 $15,185,241
2006 Blood Diamond Friday $2,647,260 $57,377,916
2006 Unaccompanied Minors Friday $1,557,219 $16,655,224

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was December 8.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2001 Ocean's Eleven $38,107,822 $183,417,150
2013 Frozen $31,616,230 $400,738,009
2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $26,185,886 $424,668,047
2007 The Golden Compass $25,783,232 $70,107,728
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $18,646,520 $260,044,825
1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country $18,162,837 $74,888,996
2000 Vertical Limit $15,507,845 $68,473,360
1984 Beverly Hills Cop $15,214,805 $234,760,478
2006 Apocalypto $15,005,604 $50,866,635
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone $14,737,696 $317,575,550

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2017: The Shape of Water, All the Money in the World

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