Dates In Movies

Welcome to Dates In Movies, where we're attempting to log every single date that is displayed on screen in the movies (through newspapers, computer screens, calendars etc.) or mentioned by characters on screen. We're also going to cover the dates of any real life event that is mentioned on screen, and where possible, any dates from any supplement material for example from DVD/Blu Ray extras or official websites.

Today in movie history


Night of the Living Dead

- It's the night

It's the Night Of The Living Dead in special effects guru Tom Savini's remake

August 23rd 1989

Escape from L.A.

- Earthquake

A 9.6 earthquake hit LA

August 23rd 2000