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On This Day - April 15

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Record Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Jungle Book Friday $32,013,316 $364,001,123
2017 The Fate of the Furious Saturday $31,543,625 $225,764,765
2006 Scary Movie 4 Saturday $13,443,698 $90,710,620
2011 Rio Friday $10,345,242 $143,619,809
2005 The Amityville Horror Friday $9,100,000 $65,233,369
2011 Scream 4 Friday $8,241,236 $38,180,928
2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown Saturday $7,404,019 $195,330,621
2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut Friday $7,017,581 $54,030,051
2017 The Boss Baby Saturday $5,626,112 $174,999,965
2012 The Hunger Games Sunday $5,376,041 $408,010,692

Record Opening Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Jungle Book Friday $32,013,316 $364,001,123
2011 Rio Friday $10,345,242 $143,619,809
2005 The Amityville Horror Friday $9,100,000 $65,233,369
2011 Scream 4 Friday $8,241,236 $38,180,928
2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut Friday $7,017,581 $54,030,051
2016 Criminal Friday $2,049,390 $14,708,696
2011 The Conspirator Friday $1,099,750 $11,538,204
2011 Atlas Shrugged: Part 1 Friday $674,000 $4,752,353
2016 Fan Friday $480,020 $1,689,879
2016 Sing Street Friday $18,554 $3,237,118

Record Weekend

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

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Jungle Book $103,261,464 $364,001,123
2017 The Fate of the Furious $98,786,705 $225,764,765
2006 Scary Movie 4 $40,222,875 $90,710,620
2011 Rio $39,225,962 $143,619,809
2005 The Amityville Horror $23,507,007 $65,233,369
2007 Disturbia $22,224,982 $80,818,974
2012 The Hunger Games $21,096,824 $408,010,692
2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut $20,242,415 $54,030,051
2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown $20,026,625 $195,330,621
2011 Scream 4 $18,692,090 $38,180,928

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Frank Vincent (1937, died on September 13th, 2017 at the age of 80), Craig Zadan (1949, turned 68 this year), Luke Evans (1979, turned 38 this year), Seth Rogen (1982, turned 35 this year), Emma Watson (1990, turned 27 this year), Maisie Williams (1997, turned 20 this year)

Died on this day in history: Greta Garbo (1990, at the age of 84), Clifton James (2017, at the age of 96)

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