Follow us on

On This Day - January 15

← January 14 Day Index January 16 →

Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on January 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2011 The Green Hornet Saturday $12,655,507 $98,780,042
2016 Ride Along 2 Friday $11,905,330 $90,862,685
2010 The Book of Eli Friday $11,672,970 $94,835,059
2010 Avatar Friday $10,394,264 $760,507,625
2005 Coach Carter Saturday $9,498,710 $67,264,877
2016 The Revenant Friday $9,292,852 $183,637,894
2005 Meet the Fockers Saturday $8,227,615 $279,167,575
2012 Contraband Sunday $7,200,445 $66,528,000
2017 Hidden Figures Sunday $6,876,974 $169,387,004
2011 The Dilemma Saturday $6,776,305 $48,475,290

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on January 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2016 Ride Along 2 Friday $11,905,330 $90,862,685
2010 The Book of Eli Friday $11,672,970 $94,835,059
2016 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Friday $5,894,565 $52,853,219
1999 Varsity Blues Friday $5,210,000 $52,894,169
2010 The Spy Next Door Friday $2,410,798 $24,307,106
1999 At First Sight Friday $2,220,000 $22,365,133
2016 Norm of the North Friday $1,581,507 $17,062,499
1999 Virus Friday $1,565,000 $14,010,690
2010 Chance Pe Dance Friday $34,945 $168,643
2010 44 Inch Chest Friday $1,906 $39,033

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was January 15.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2010 Avatar $42,785,612 $760,507,625
2016 Ride Along 2 $35,243,095 $90,862,685
2011 The Green Hornet $33,526,876 $98,780,042
2010 The Book of Eli $32,789,494 $94,835,059
2016 The Revenant $31,796,633 $183,637,894
2016 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens $26,342,117 $936,662,225
2012 Contraband $24,349,815 $66,528,000
2005 Coach Carter $24,182,960 $67,264,877
2017 Hidden Figures $20,853,947 $169,387,004
2005 Meet the Fockers $19,316,095 $279,167,575

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: Day of the Dead: Bloodline, 2021: Untitled Warner Brothers Event Film #1

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Lloyd Bridges (1913, died on March 10th, 1998 at the age of 85), Barbara Tarbuck (1942, died on December 26th, 2016 at the age of 74), Danny Sembello (1963, died on August 15th, 2015 at the age of 52)

Died on this day in history: Dan Haggerty (2016, at the age of 74)

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

ProductionNext