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On This Day - October 1

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on October 1.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2004 Shark Tale Friday $12,700,000 $161,412,000
2016 Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Saturday $12,004,974 $87,242,834
2016 Deepwater Horizon Saturday $8,300,007 $61,433,527
2010 The Social Network Friday $8,000,169 $96,962,694
2004 Ladder 49 Friday $7,500,000 $74,541,707
2006 Open Season Sunday $7,179,211 $85,105,259
2016 The Magnificent Seven Saturday $6,987,266 $93,427,848
2005 Flightplan Saturday $6,723,052 $89,706,988
2011 Dolphin Tale Saturday $6,522,453 $72,286,779
2016 Storks Saturday $6,432,066 $72,679,278

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on October 1.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2004 Shark Tale Friday $12,700,000 $161,412,000
2010 The Social Network Friday $8,000,169 $96,962,694
2004 Ladder 49 Friday $7,500,000 $74,541,707
1999 Three Kings Friday $4,993,000 $60,652,036
1999 Drive Me Crazy Friday $2,161,000 $17,843,379
2010 Let Me In Friday $1,913,696 $12,134,935
2010 Case 39 Friday $1,828,478 $13,261,851
1999 Mystery, Alaska Friday $966,000 $8,891,623
2004 Woman Thou Art Loosed Friday $800,000 $6,879,730
1999 The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Friday $716,000 $11,634,458

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was October 1.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2004 Shark Tale $47,604,606 $161,412,000
2016 Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children $28,871,140 $87,242,834
2006 Open Season $23,624,548 $85,105,259
2010 The Social Network $22,445,653 $96,962,694
2004 Ladder 49 $22,088,204 $74,541,707
2000 Remember the Titans $20,905,831 $115,654,751
2016 Deepwater Horizon $20,223,544 $61,433,527
2006 The Guardian $18,006,064 $55,011,732
1999 Double Jeopardy $17,018,808 $116,735,231
2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle $16,935,565 $100,234,838

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2021: Untitled Paramount/Hasbro Event Film

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Loren Janes (1931, died on June 24th, 2017 at the age of 85), Julie Andrews (1935, turns 83 this year), Brie Larson (1989, turns 29 this year)

Died on this day in history: Ian Liston (2016, at the age of 68)

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

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