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Box Office Performance for Fantasy Movies in 1998

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
1998 GrossTickets Sold
1 A Bug's Life 11/20/1998 Adventure G $136,426,334 29,088,770
2 City of Angels 4/10/1998 Drama PG-13 $78,750,909 16,791,238
3 What Dreams May Come 10/2/1998 Drama PG-13 $55,485,043 11,830,499
4 Practical Magic 10/16/1998 Comedy PG-13 $46,850,558 9,989,457
5 Meet Joe Black 11/13/1998 Drama PG-13 $43,585,738 9,293,334
6 Pleasantville 10/23/1998 Comedy PG-13 $38,884,514 8,290,941
7 Bride of Chucky 10/16/1998 Horror R $32,404,188 6,909,208
8 The Borrowers 2/13/1998 Comedy PG $22,619,589 4,822,940
9 Vampires 10/30/1998 Horror R $19,942,448 4,252,121
10 The Wizard of Oz 9/23/2009 Musical PG-13 $14,792,232 3,153,994
11 Dark City 2/27/1998 Thriller/Suspense R $14,435,076 3,077,841
12 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation 11/21/1997 Action PG-13 $867,503 184,968
13 The Nutcracker 11/25/1998 Musical G $653,815 139,406
14 The Night Flier 2/6/1998 Horror R $91,549 19,520
Total Gross of All Movies$505,789,496
Total Tickets Sold107,844,237

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 1998. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 1998. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2010 will most likely earn money in 2010 and 2011. Click on the individual movie to see its total gross over all the years in which it played.

Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. The next year starts the following day (Monday). For example, the "2004 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 2, 2005.

Inflation-adjusted figures are based ticket sale estimates, and may not be precise due to rounding errors.