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On This Day - July 20

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on July 20.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Friday $75,754,897 $448,139,099
2008 The Dark Knight Sunday $43,596,151 $533,345,358
2001 Jurassic Park III Friday $16,212,500 $181,166,115
2013 The Conjuring Saturday $13,939,346 $137,400,141
2003 Bad Boys II Sunday $13,435,935 $138,540,870
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Friday $12,599,475 $119,725,280
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II Wednesday $12,267,217 $381,011,219
2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Sunday $11,059,498 $208,545,589
2007 Hairspray Friday $10,984,000 $118,871,849
2001 America's Sweethearts Friday $10,836,000 $93,607,673

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on July 20.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Friday $75,754,897 $448,139,099
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Friday $12,599,475 $119,725,280
2007 Hairspray Friday $10,984,000 $118,871,849
2001 America's Sweethearts Friday $10,836,000 $93,607,673
2007 Sunshine Friday $77,366 $3,688,560
2012 30 Beats Friday $2,916 $14,686

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was July 20.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2012 The Dark Knight Rises $160,887,295 $448,139,099
2008 The Dark Knight $158,411,483 $533,345,358
2001 Jurassic Park III $50,771,645 $181,166,115
2003 Bad Boys II $46,522,560 $138,540,870
2013 The Conjuring $41,855,326 $137,400,141
2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $36,254,310 $208,545,589
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry $34,233,750 $119,725,280
2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl $34,034,597 $305,411,224
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix $32,511,350 $292,004,738
2001 America's Sweethearts $30,181,877 $93,607,673

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2018: Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!, Guaguin, Alita: Battle Angel

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Vivean Gray (1924, died on July 29th, 2016 at the age of 92)

Died on this day in history: Bruce Lee (1973, at the age of 32), Claude Rich (2017, at the age of 88)

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

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