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On This Day - August 4

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on August 4.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2007 The Bourne Ultimatum Saturday $25,290,665 $227,471,070
2001 Rush Hour 2 Saturday $23,636,500 $226,164,286
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Friday $18,016,961 $148,213,377
2002 Signs Sunday $17,548,154 $227,969,295
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Saturday $14,273,114 $448,139,099
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Monday $11,722,356 $333,172,112
2001 Planet of the Apes Saturday $10,837,500 $180,011,740
2007 The Simpsons Movie Saturday $9,570,827 $183,135,014
2012 Total Recall Saturday $9,347,521 $58,877,969
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Sunday $9,243,848 $213,117,789

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on August 4.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Friday $18,016,961 $148,213,377
2000 Hollow Man Friday $9,082,000 $73,209,340
2017 The Dark Tower Friday $7,724,436 $50,692,621
2000 Coyote Ugly Friday $7,116,000 $60,786,269
2006 Barnyard: The Original Party Animals Friday $5,481,275 $72,779,000
2000 Space Cowboys Friday $5,206,000 $90,454,043
2017 Kidnap Friday $3,729,150 $30,718,107
2006 The Descent Friday $3,389,298 $26,024,456
2015 Doragon bôru Z: Fukkatsu no 'F' Tuesday $1,975,568 $8,008,363
2006 The Night Listener Friday $1,187,000 $7,836,393

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 4.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2007 The Bourne Ultimatum $69,283,690 $227,471,070
2001 Rush Hour 2 $67,408,222 $226,164,286
2002 Signs $60,116,619 $227,969,295
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby $47,042,215 $148,213,377
2012 The Dark Knight Rises $35,737,330 $448,139,099
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember $31,119,108 $213,117,789
2001 Planet of the Apes $27,535,697 $180,011,740
2013 2 Guns $27,059,130 $75,612,460
2000 Hollow Man $26,414,386 $73,209,340
2012 Total Recall $25,577,758 $58,877,969

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Ian Liston (1948, died on October 1st, 2016 at the age of 68), Ron Lester (1970, died on June 17th, 2016 at the age of 45), Greta Gerwig (1983, turned 34 this year)

Died on this day in history: Kathleen M. Shea (2017, at the age of 71)

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

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