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On This Day - August 30

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on August 30.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2013 One Direction: This is Us Friday $8,868,530 $28,873,374
2009 The Final Destination Sunday $6,402,975 $66,477,700
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Saturday $6,220,274 $333,172,112
2003 Jeepers Creepers II Saturday $5,443,000 $35,623,801
2009 Inglourious Basterds Sunday $5,386,278 $120,774,594
2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Saturday $4,532,929 $191,204,754
2008 Tropic Thunder Saturday $4,200,171 $110,461,307
2015 Straight Outta Compton Sunday $3,707,560 $161,058,685
2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler Friday $3,620,610 $116,632,095
2003 Freaky Friday Saturday $3,511,000 $110,222,438

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on August 30.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2013 One Direction: This is Us Friday $8,868,530 $28,873,374
2013 No se Aceptan Devoluciones Friday $1,928,863 $44,467,206
2002 FearDotCom Friday $1,800,000 $13,208,023
2013 Getaway Friday $1,430,885 $10,501,938
2013 Satyagraha Friday $115,420 $738,525
2013 Last Flight of the Champion Friday $532 $2,597

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was August 30.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2009 The Final Destination $27,408,309 $66,477,700
2009 Inglourious Basterds $19,303,653 $120,774,594
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy $17,082,262 $333,172,112
2009 Halloween 2 $16,349,565 $33,392,973
2013 One Direction: This is Us $15,815,497 $28,873,374
2003 Jeepers Creepers II $15,269,324 $35,623,801
2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $14,878,286 $116,632,095
2002 Signs $13,440,774 $227,969,295
2015 Straight Outta Compton $13,133,560 $161,058,685
2013 We're the Millers $12,715,243 $150,394,119

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Cameron Diaz (1972, turned 45 this year)

Died on this day in history: Charles Bronson (2003, at the age of 81), Brad Anderson (2015, at the age of 91), Wes Craven (2015, at the age of 76), Alan MacDonald (2017, at the age of 76), Károly Makk (2017, at the age of 91)

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

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