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On This Day - April 17

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on April 17.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Jungle Book Sunday $30,436,171 $364,001,123
2011 Rio Sunday $11,413,055 $143,619,809
2009 17 Again Friday $9,417,156 $64,167,069
2010 How to Train Your Dragon Saturday $9,111,273 $217,581,231
2017 The Fate of the Furious Monday $8,524,260 $225,764,765
2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 Saturday $8,335,000 $66,207,920
2015 Furious 7 Friday $8,324,400 $351,032,910
1999 Life Saturday $8,205,000 $64,062,587
1999 The Matrix Saturday $7,830,000 $171,479,930
2010 Date Night Saturday $7,662,466 $98,711,404

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on April 17.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2009 17 Again Friday $9,417,156 $64,167,069
2015 Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Friday $7,293,721 $71,038,190
2015 Unfriended Friday $6,820,110 $32,482,090
2009 State of Play Friday $4,583,125 $37,017,955
1998 The Object of my Affection Friday $3,865,000 $29,145,924
2009 Crank 2: High Voltage Friday $2,702,008 $13,684,249
1998 Paulie Friday $1,555,000 $27,084,499
2015 Monkey Kingdom Friday $1,549,648 $16,432,322
1998 Major League: Back to the Minors Friday $730,000 $3,551,208
2015 True Story Friday $677,427 $4,719,695

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was April 17.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Jungle Book $103,261,464 $364,001,123
2011 Rio $39,225,962 $143,619,809
2015 Furious 7 $29,156,595 $351,032,910
2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 $25,104,949 $66,207,920
2015 Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 $23,762,435 $71,038,190
2009 17 Again $23,722,310 $64,167,069
2005 The Amityville Horror $23,507,007 $65,233,369
1999 Life $20,414,775 $64,062,587
2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut $20,242,415 $54,030,051
2010 Kick-Ass $19,828,687 $48,071,303

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2020: Untitled Universal Event Film, Trolls 2

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: William Holden (1918, died on November 12th, 1981 at the age of 63), Joe Alaskey (1952, died on February 3rd, 2016 at the age of 63)

Died on this day in history: Scott Nimerfro (2016, at the age of 54), Doris Roberts (2016, at the age of 90)

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

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