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On This Day - April 6

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on April 6.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier Sunday $23,430,665 $259,746,958
2015 Furious 7 Monday $14,015,350 $351,032,910
2012 The Hunger Games Friday $12,799,832 $408,010,692
2012 American Reunion Friday $9,272,760 $56,758,835
2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation Saturday $8,928,764 $122,523,060
2013 The Croods Saturday $8,823,686 $187,168,425
2007 Blades of Glory Friday $8,802,381 $118,594,548
2013 Evil Dead Saturday $8,783,208 $54,239,856
2002 Panic Room Saturday $8,223,000 $95,308,367
2012 Titanic Friday $7,120,875 $658,672,302

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on April 6.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2012 American Reunion Friday $9,272,760 $56,758,835
2001 Along Came a Spider Friday $5,423,000 $74,058,698
2007 Grindhouse Friday $5,017,197 $25,031,037
2001 Blow Friday $3,628,500 $52,990,775
2001 Pokemon 3: The Movie Friday $2,848,500 $17,052,128

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 6.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier $95,023,721 $259,746,958
2012 The Hunger Games $33,111,557 $408,010,692
2013 Evil Dead $25,775,847 $54,239,856
2007 Blades of Glory $22,522,330 $118,594,548
2012 American Reunion $21,514,080 $56,758,835
2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation $20,875,389 $122,523,060
2013 The Croods $20,651,694 $187,168,425
1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $18,813,741 $135,265,915
2013 Jurassic Park $18,620,145 $395,708,305
1997 Liar Liar $18,275,295 $181,410,615

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: Magic Camp, The Pact

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: John Ratzenberger (1947, turned 70 this year), Patrick Doyle (1953, turned 64 this year), Sofia Boutella (1982, turned 35 this year)

Died on this day in history: Don Rickles (2017, at the age of 90)

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