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On This Day - August 5

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on August 5.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2016 Suicide Squad Friday $64,893,248 $325,100,054
2001 Rush Hour 2 Sunday $19,956,000 $226,164,286
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Friday $19,534,699 $176,760,185
2007 The Bourne Ultimatum Sunday $19,324,800 $227,471,070
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Saturday $16,034,487 $148,213,377
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard Friday $12,645,171 $80,270,227
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Tuesday $11,907,821 $333,172,112
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Sunday $11,238,166 $448,139,099
2000 Hollow Man Saturday $8,931,000 $73,209,340
2002 Signs Monday $8,773,190 $227,969,295

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on August 5.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2016 Suicide Squad Friday $64,893,248 $325,100,054
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Friday $19,534,699 $176,760,185
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard Friday $12,645,171 $80,270,227
1998 Halloween: H2O Wednesday $5,136,612 $55,041,738
2011 The Change-Up Friday $4,777,550 $37,081,475
2016 Nine Lives Friday $2,376,263 $19,700,032
2015 Shaun the Sheep Wednesday $852,127 $19,375,982
2011 Gun Hill Road Friday $14,390 $148,994

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 5.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2016 Suicide Squad $133,682,248 $325,100,054
2007 The Bourne Ultimatum $69,283,690 $227,471,070
2001 Rush Hour 2 $67,408,222 $226,164,286
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes $54,806,191 $176,760,185
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
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard $30,675,314 $80,270,227
2001 Planet of the Apes $27,535,697 $180,011,740
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: Michael Ballhaus (1935, died on April 11th, 2017 at the age of 81), Mark Strong (1963, turned 54 this year)

Died on this day in history: Marilyn Monroe (1962, at the age of 36)

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