Box Office Performance for Documentary Movies in 1998
|1998 Gross||Tickets Sold|
|1||Everest||3/6/1998||MacGillivray Freeman Films||PG-13||$66,877,098||14,259,509|
|2||Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun||7/11/1997||Sony Pictures Classics||G||$9,124,115||1,945,440|
|3||Africa's Elephant Kingdom||5/8/1998||Discovery/IMAX||Not Rated||$4,119,728||878,406|
|4||Freeriders||10/21/1998||Warren Miller Entertainment||Not Rated||$2,750,064||586,367|
|5||Mark Twain's America 3D||7/3/1998||Sony Pictures Classics||G||$1,043,228||222,436|
|6||Hands on a Hardbody||7/10/1998||Legacy Releasing||PG||$909,650||193,955|
|7||The Big One||4/10/1998||Miramax||PG-13||$720,074||153,533|
|8||Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life||2/13/1998||Strand||Not Rated||$204,507||43,604|
|9||Fast, Cheap & Out of Control||10/3/1997||Sony Pictures Classics||PG||$88,329||18,833|
|10||Arguing the World||1/9/1998||First Run Features||Not Rated||$47,044||10,030|
|11||Don't Look Back||1/16/1998||Not Rated||$27,158||5,790|
|Total Gross of All Movies||$85,910,995|
|Total Tickets Sold||18,317,903|
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.