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On This Day - December 6

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on December 6.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Saturday $9,914,689 $337,135,885
2003 The Last Samurai Saturday $9,195,348 $111,110,575
2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Friday $7,775,778 $424,668,047
2008 Four Christmases Saturday $6,969,302 $120,146,040
2013 Frozen Friday $6,723,820 $400,738,009
2008 Twilight Saturday $5,341,803 $192,769,854
2003 Honey Saturday $5,340,500 $30,272,254
2014 Penguins of Madagascar Saturday $5,300,379 $83,350,911
1998 A Bug's Life Sunday $5,239,188 $162,798,565
1997 Flubber Saturday $5,230,000 $92,993,801

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on December 6.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2002 Analyze That Friday $3,765,000 $32,122,249
2002 Empire Friday $2,177,000 $17,504,595
2002 Equilibrium Friday $186,000 $1,190,018
2013 Inside Llewyn Davis Friday $123,340 $13,248,209

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was December 6.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2013 Frozen $31,616,230 $400,738,009
2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $26,185,886 $424,668,047
2003 The Last Samurai $24,271,354 $111,110,575
2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $22,026,762 $337,135,885
2009 The Blind Side $20,043,181 $255,959,475
2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $18,857,547 $281,723,902
1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country $18,162,837 $74,888,996
1998 A Bug's Life $17,174,218 $162,798,565
2008 Four Christmases $16,755,478 $120,146,040
2015 Krampus $16,293,325 $42,725,475

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Robert Getchell (1936, died on October 21st, 2017 at the age of 80), Arnon Milchan (1944, turned 73 this year)

Died on this day in history: Holly Woodlawn (2015, at the age of 69), Nicholas Smith (2015, at the age of 81), Peter Vaughan (2016, at the age of 93)

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

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