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On This Day - March 1

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Record Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 Non-Stop Saturday $12,406,350 $91,742,160
2014 The Lego Movie Saturday $10,265,817 $257,784,718
2004 The Passion of the Christ Monday $10,132,000 $370,782,930
2014 Son of God Saturday $9,346,491 $59,700,064
2013 Jack the Giant Slayer Friday $7,693,563 $65,187,603
2003 Cradle 2 the Grave Saturday $6,190,212 $34,657,731
2008 Vantage Point Saturday $5,936,318 $72,266,306
2008 Semi-Pro Saturday $5,863,000 $33,479,698
2003 Old School Saturday $5,802,128 $75,155,000
2002 We Were Soldiers Friday $5,545,000 $78,120,196

Record Opening Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2013 Jack the Giant Slayer Friday $7,693,563 $65,187,603
2002 We Were Soldiers Friday $5,545,000 $78,120,196
2002 40 Days and 40 Nights Friday $4,402,000 $37,939,782
2013 21 and Over Friday $3,349,433 $25,682,380
2013 The Last Exorcism Part II Friday $3,249,542 $15,179,303
2000 3 Strikes Wednesday $501,211 $9,821,335
2013 Stoker Friday $47,700 $1,703,125
2013 The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone Friday $44,238 $549,632

Record Weekend

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

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Non-Stop $28,875,635 $91,742,160
2013 Jack the Giant Slayer $27,202,226 $65,187,603
2014 Son of God $25,601,865 $59,700,064
2014 The Lego Movie $20,828,356 $257,784,718
2002 We Were Soldiers $20,212,543 $78,120,196
1998 Titanic $19,633,056 $659,363,944
2015 Focus $18,685,137 $53,862,963
2003 Cradle 2 the Grave $16,521,486 $34,657,731
2009 Madea Goes To Jail $16,175,926 $90,508,336
2008 Semi-Pro $15,075,114 $33,479,698

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2019: The Force, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Chaos Walking

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Claude Gensac (1927, died on December 27th, 2016 at the age of 89), Jacques Rivette (1928, died on January 29th, 2016 at the age of 87), Alan Thicke (1947, died on December 13th, 2016 at the age of 69), Ron Howard (1954, turned 63 this year), Zack Snyder (1966, turned 51 this year)

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

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