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On This Day - October 9

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on October 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2004 Shark Tale Saturday $13,944,289 $161,412,000
2009 Couples Retreat Friday $12,478,510 $109,205,660
2015 The Martian Friday $10,729,571 $228,433,663
2004 Friday Night Lights Saturday $8,267,525 $61,255,921
2011 Real Steel Sunday $7,970,377 $85,463,309
2010 The Social Network Saturday $6,332,837 $96,962,694
1999 Double Jeopardy Saturday $6,066,000 $116,735,231
2004 Ladder 49 Saturday $5,822,001 $74,541,707
2016 The Girl on the Train Sunday $5,737,435 $75,395,035
2010 Life as We Know It Saturday $5,676,359 $53,374,681

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on October 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2009 Couples Retreat Friday $12,478,510 $109,205,660
2015 Pan Friday $5,183,169 $35,088,320
1998 Holy Man Friday $1,540,000 $12,069,719
2015 Ladrones Friday $456,682 $3,063,505
2009 Good Hair Friday $350,434 $4,157,223
2015 Steve Jobs Friday $174,496 $17,766,658
2015 Big Stone Gap Friday $125,156 $1,009,984
2009 From Mexico with Love Friday $111,328 $548,787
2015 Trash Friday $2,162 $17,484

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 9.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2015 The Martian $37,005,266 $228,433,663
2009 Couples Retreat $34,286,740 $109,205,660
2004 Shark Tale $31,330,299 $161,412,000
2011 Real Steel $27,319,677 $85,463,309
2016 The Girl on the Train $24,536,265 $75,395,035
2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $20,420,392 $169,700,110
2004 Friday Night Lights $20,269,025 $61,255,921
2005 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit $16,025,987 $56,068,547
2010 The Social Network $15,451,991 $96,962,694
2015 Pan $15,315,435 $35,088,320

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2020: Untitled Disney Live Action IV

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Fyvush Finkel (1922, died on August 14th, 2016 at the age of 93), Guillermo del Toro (1964, turns 54 this year)

Died on this day in history: Susan Aceron (2016, at the age of 44), Andrzej Wajda (2016, at the age of 90), Jean Rochefort (2017, at the age of 87)

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

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