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On This Day - August 9

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on August 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Saturday $22,162,059 $191,204,754
2002 xXx Friday $17,311,194 $141,930,000
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Saturday $16,947,112 $333,172,112
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Sunday $14,385,072 $150,201,498
2016 Suicide Squad Tuesday $14,261,461 $325,100,054
2003 S.W.A.T. Saturday $13,042,768 $116,877,597
2013 Elysium Friday $11,088,228 $93,050,117
2008 The Dark Knight Saturday $10,502,243 $533,345,358
2002 Signs Friday $9,335,139 $227,969,295
2013 We're the Millers Friday $8,515,816 $150,394,119

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on August 9.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2002 xXx Friday $17,311,194 $141,930,000
2013 Elysium Friday $11,088,228 $93,050,117
2013 Disney Planes Friday $8,158,972 $90,282,580
2006 World Trade Center Wednesday $4,403,386 $70,278,893
2002 Blood Work Friday $2,347,141 $26,199,517
2013 In a World... Friday $21,754 $2,963,271
2002 24 Hour Party People Friday $9,833 $1,169,030
2013 Implanted Friday $710 $2,210

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was August 9.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $65,575,105 $191,204,754
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra $54,713,046 $150,201,498
2002 xXx $44,506,103 $141,930,000
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy $42,124,922 $333,172,112
2003 S.W.A.T. $37,062,535 $116,877,597
2013 Elysium $29,807,393 $93,050,117
2002 Signs $29,454,659 $227,969,295
2015 Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation $28,502,372 $195,042,377
2013 We're the Millers $26,419,396 $150,394,119
2008 The Dark Knight $26,117,030 $533,345,358

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2019: Artemis Fowl 3D, Untitled Quentin Tarantino Film

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Anna Kendrick (1985, turned 32 this year), Bill Skarsgård (1990, turned 27 this year)

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

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