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On This Day - September 18

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on September 18.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Friday $11,003,998 $81,697,192
1998 Rush Hour Friday $10,000,000 $141,186,864
2010 The Town Saturday $9,423,433 $92,186,262
2011 The Lion King Sunday $9,298,131 $422,780,140
2015 Black Mass Friday $8,773,297 $62,575,678
2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Friday $8,137,358 $124,870,275
2010 Easy A Saturday $7,130,306 $58,401,464
1999 Blue Streak Saturday $7,127,000 $68,208,190
2004 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Saturday $6,529,339 $37,760,080
2016 Sully Sunday $5,563,064 $125,070,033

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on September 18.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Friday $11,003,998 $81,697,192
1998 Rush Hour Friday $10,000,000 $141,186,864
2015 Black Mass Friday $8,773,297 $62,575,678
2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Friday $8,137,358 $124,870,275
2009 The Informant! Friday $3,674,586 $33,316,821
2009 Love Happens Friday $3,093,740 $22,965,110
2009 Jennifer's Body Friday $2,800,643 $16,204,793
2015 Everest Friday $2,298,380 $43,309,450
1998 One True Thing Friday $2,030,000 $23,337,196
2015 Captive Friday $647,188 $2,583,301

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was September 18.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
1998 Rush Hour $33,001,803 $141,186,864
2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials $30,316,510 $81,697,192
2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs $30,304,648 $124,870,275
2011 The Lion King $30,151,614 $422,780,140
2010 The Town $23,808,032 $92,186,262
2015 Black Mass $22,635,037 $62,575,678
2016 Sully $21,653,017 $125,070,033
1999 Blue Streak $19,208,806 $68,208,190
2010 Easy A $17,734,040 $58,401,464
2005 Just Like Heaven $16,408,718 $48,318,130

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2020: The Croods 2

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Greta Garbo (1905, died on April 15th, 1990 at the age of 84), June Foray (1917, died on July 26th, 2017 at the age of 99)

Died on this day in history: Nancy Bernstein (2015, at the age of 55), Ben Hammer (2017, at the age of 92), Chuck Low (2017, at the age of 89)

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