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On This Day - April 6

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Record Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier Sunday $23,430,665 $259,746,958
2018 A Quiet Place Friday $18,861,111 $186,862,505
2015 Furious 7 Monday $14,015,350 $353,007,020
2012 The Hunger Games Friday $12,799,832 $408,010,692
2012 American Reunion Friday $9,272,760 $56,758,835
2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation Saturday $8,928,764 $122,523,060
2013 The Croods Saturday $8,823,686 $187,168,425
2007 Blades of Glory Friday $8,802,381 $118,594,548
2013 Evil Dead Saturday $8,783,208 $54,239,856
2002 Panic Room Saturday $8,223,000 $95,308,367

Record Opening Day

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

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2018 A Quiet Place Friday $18,861,111 $186,862,505
2012 American Reunion Friday $9,272,760 $56,758,835
2018 Blockers Friday $7,768,185 $59,839,515
2001 Along Came a Spider Friday $5,423,000 $74,058,698
2007 Grindhouse Friday $5,017,197 $25,031,037
2001 Blow Friday $3,628,500 $52,990,775
2001 Pokemon 3: The Movie Friday $2,848,500 $17,052,128
2018 Chappaquiddick Friday $1,892,035 $17,380,180
2018 The Miracle Season Friday $1,401,107 $10,195,814
2018 Pandas Friday $59,728 $2,299,353

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 6.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier $95,023,721 $259,746,958
2018 A Quiet Place $50,203,562 $186,862,505
2012 The Hunger Games $33,111,557 $408,010,692
2013 Evil Dead $25,775,847 $54,239,856
2018 Ready Player One $24,624,178 $136,733,072
2007 Blades of Glory $22,522,330 $118,594,548
2012 American Reunion $21,514,080 $56,758,835
2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation $20,875,389 $122,523,060
2013 The Croods $20,651,694 $187,168,425
2018 Blockers $20,556,350 $59,839,515

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: John Ratzenberger (1947, turned 71 this year), Patrick Doyle (1953, turned 65 this year), Sofia Boutella (1982, turned 36 this year)

Died on this day in history: Don Rickles (2017, at the age of 90)

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

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