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On This Day - August 7

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on August 7.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2016 Suicide Squad Sunday $30,210,168 $325,100,054
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Friday $22,159,303 $150,201,498
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Sunday $15,966,318 $176,760,185
2010 The Other Guys Saturday $12,508,787 $119,219,978
2015 Fantastic Four Friday $11,282,868 $56,117,548
1999 The Sixth Sense Saturday $9,650,000 $293,506,292
2004 Collateral Saturday $9,532,920 $100,170,152
2001 Rush Hour 2 Tuesday $8,832,713 $226,164,286
1999 The Blair Witch Project Saturday $8,775,000 $140,539,099
1999 Runaway Bride Saturday $8,390,000 $152,257,509

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on August 7.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Friday $22,159,303 $150,201,498
2015 Fantastic Four Friday $11,282,868 $56,117,548
2013 We're the Millers Wednesday $6,778,233 $150,394,119
2009 Julie & Julia Friday $6,492,315 $94,125,426
2013 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Wednesday $5,452,994 $68,559,554
1998 Snake Eyes Friday $5,420,000 $55,591,409
2002 Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Wednesday $4,605,000 $85,846,296
2015 The Gift Friday $4,121,312 $43,787,265
2015 Ricki and the Flash Friday $2,262,789 $26,822,144
2009 A Perfect Getaway Friday $2,094,505 $15,515,460

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 7.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2016 Suicide Squad $133,682,248 $325,100,054
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes $54,806,191 $176,760,185
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra $54,713,046 $150,201,498
2010 The Other Guys $35,543,162 $119,219,978
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard $30,675,314 $80,270,227
2015 Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation $28,502,372 $195,042,377
1999 The Sixth Sense $26,681,262 $293,506,292
2015 Fantastic Four $25,685,737 $56,117,548
2004 Collateral $24,701,458 $100,170,152
1999 The Blair Witch Project $24,347,345 $140,539,099

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2020: Untitled Marvel Movie (July 2020), Untitled WB Event Film

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Charlize Theron (1975, turned 42 this year)

Died on this day in history: Terrence Evans (2015, at the age of 81)

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