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On This Day - March 9

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on March 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2013 Oz the Great and Powerful Saturday $33,017,570 $234,770,996
2007 300 Friday $28,106,731 $210,614,939
2014 300: Rise of an Empire Sunday $11,494,701 $106,580,051
2014 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Sunday $9,813,363 $111,506,430
2012 John Carter Friday $9,811,935 $73,058,679
2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax Friday $9,571,030 $214,030,500
2008 10,000 B.C. Sunday $9,344,388 $94,784,201
2002 The Time Machine Saturday $9,232,000 $56,684,819
2010 Alice in Wonderland Tuesday $7,976,108 $334,191,110
2003 Bringing Down the House Sunday $7,901,405 $132,675,402

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on March 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2007 300 Friday $28,106,731 $210,614,939
2012 John Carter Friday $9,811,935 $73,058,679
2001 15 Minutes Friday $3,210,000 $24,375,436
2012 Silent House Friday $2,664,094 $12,739,737
2012 A Thousand Words Friday $1,913,397 $18,450,127
2001 Get Over It Friday $1,545,000 $11,560,259
2012 Friends with Kids Friday $595,349 $7,251,073
2007 The Ultimate Gift Friday $470,000 $3,438,735
2007 Gwoemul Friday $88,000 $2,201,923
2007 The Namesake Friday $70,244 $13,610,521

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was March 9.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2013 Oz the Great and Powerful $79,110,453 $234,770,996
2007 300 $70,885,301 $210,614,939
2014 300: Rise of an Empire $45,038,460 $106,580,051
2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax $38,846,020 $214,030,500
2008 10,000 B.C. $35,867,488 $94,784,201
2014 Mr. Peabody & Sherman $32,207,057 $111,506,430
2003 Bringing Down the House $31,101,026 $132,675,402
2012 John Carter $30,180,188 $73,058,679
2007 Wild Hogs $27,601,291 $168,213,584
2002 The Time Machine $22,610,437 $56,684,819

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: A Wrinkle in Time, Gringo

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Oscar Isaac (1979, turned 38 this year)

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