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On This Day - July 8

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on July 8.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest Saturday $44,443,225 $423,315,812
2016 The Secret Life of Pets Friday $38,542,760 $368,384,330
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming Saturday $37,045,244 $334,201,140
2007 Transformers Sunday $22,144,125 $319,246,193
2005 Fantastic Four Friday $21,263,992 $154,696,080
2012 The Amazing Spider-Man Sunday $17,867,545 $262,030,663
2000 Scary Movie Saturday $16,260,000 $157,019,771
2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon Friday $14,842,714 $352,390,543
2017 Despicable Me 3 Saturday $12,945,530 $264,624,300
2000 The Perfect Storm Saturday $10,633,987 $182,618,434

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on July 8.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2016 The Secret Life of Pets Friday $38,542,760 $368,384,330
2005 Fantastic Four Friday $21,263,992 $154,696,080
2011 Horrible Bosses Friday $9,882,271 $117,538,559
2011 Zookeeper Friday $7,365,038 $80,360,866
2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Friday $6,635,592 $46,009,673
2005 Dark Water Friday $3,873,273 $25,473,093
2016 Captain Fantastic Friday $29,722 $5,879,835
2011 Project Nim Friday $7,167 $411,184
2011 Chillar Party Friday $1,219 $6,330

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 8.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest $135,634,554 $423,315,812
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming $117,027,503 $334,201,140
2016 The Secret Life of Pets $104,352,905 $368,384,330
2007 Transformers $70,502,384 $319,246,193
2012 The Amazing Spider-Man $62,004,688 $262,030,663
2005 Fantastic Four $56,061,504 $154,696,080
2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon $47,103,276 $352,390,543
2000 Scary Movie $42,346,669 $157,019,771
2017 Despicable Me 3 $33,580,425 $264,624,300
2012 Ted $32,202,395 $218,665,740

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2022: Untitled Disney Live Action II

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Jean Rouverol (1916, died on March 24th, 2017 at the age of 100), Evzen Kolar (1950, died on July 11th, 2017 at the age of 67), Mary Ellen Trainor (1952, died on May 20th, 2015 at the age of 62), Billy Crudup (1968, turns 50 this year), Amanda Peterson (1971, died on July 3rd, 2015 at the age of 43)

Died on this day in history: Vivien Leigh (1967, at the age of 53), Irwin Keyes (2015, at the age of 63), Nelsan Ellis (2017, at the age of 39)

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

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