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Box Office History for Zeitgeist

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

Note: Figures for 2016 are at an annualized rate.

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2016, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Nowhere in Africa Mar 7, 2003 Drama R $6,173,485 $8,630,592
2 The Corporation Jan 17, 2004 Documentary Not Rated $3,493,516 $4,742,398
3 Bill Cunningham New York Mar 16, 2011 Documentary Not Rated $1,510,026 $1,605,232
4 Aimée & Jaguar Aug 11, 2000 Drama Not Rated $927,107 $1,446,580
5 Ballets Russes Oct 28, 2005 Documentary Not Rated $815,848 $1,062,694
6 Lumumba Jun 29, 2001 Drama Not Rated $685,082 $1,020,359
7 Die Große Stille Feb 28, 2007 Documentary Not Rated $790,452 $968,531
8 Up the Yangtze Apr 25, 2008 Documentary Not Rated $783,969 $920,446
9 Fire Aug 22, 1997 $501,533 $917,235
10 Sophie Scholl - Die letzten Tage Feb 17, 2006 Drama Not Rated $680,331 $875,599
11 Earth Sep 10, 1999 Drama Not Rated $528,972 $872,699
12 Hannah Arendt May 29, 2013 Drama Not Rated $717,205 $743,669
13 Mid-August Lunch Mar 17, 2010 $675,299 $721,515
14 Travellers and Magicians Jan 7, 2005 Drama Not Rated $506,793 $666,493
15 Trouble the Water Aug 22, 2008 Documentary Not Rated $520,151 $609,017
16 Joueuse Apr 1, 2011 Romantic Comedy Not Rated $478,710 $508,885
17 Manufactured Landscapes Jun 20, 2007 Documentary Not Rated $395,623 $484,750
18 Since Otar Left Apr 30, 2004 Drama Not Rated $344,974 $468,295
19 Vision Oct 13, 2010 Drama Not Rated $435,274 $464,434
20 Jellyfish Apr 4, 2008 Drama Not Rated $341,221 $400,619
21 La ciudad Oct 22, 1999 Drama Not Rated $239,074 $385,866
22 Koch Feb 1, 2013 Documentary Not Rated $342,941 $355,594
23 Irma Vep May 2, 1997 $191,164 $351,084
24 Gianni e le donne Mar 2, 2012 Comedy Not Rated $317,405 $336,146
25 Last Train Home Sep 3, 2010 Documentary Not Rated $288,328 $308,057
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1997 2 0.01% $593,913 129,391 $1,024,777 Fire $402,749
1998 5 0.01% $338,755 72,227 $572,038 The Saltmen of Tibet $146,437
1999 6 0.01% $886,715 174,547 $1,382,412 Earth $475,612
2000 3 0.01% $1,048,444 194,515 $1,540,559 Aimée & Jaguar $881,306
2001 3 0.01% $815,612 144,100 $1,141,272 Lumumba $685,082
2002 2 0.00% $98,336 16,924 $134,038 Chop Suey $95,185
2003 1 0.07% $6,173,485 1,023,795 $8,108,456 Nowhere in Africa $6,173,485
2004 6 0.04% $3,995,247 643,354 $5,095,364 The Corporation $3,493,516
2005 5 0.01% $1,049,823 163,776 $1,297,106 Travellers and Magicians $506,793
2006 6 0.01% $1,190,276 181,719 $1,439,214 Sophie Scholl - Die letzten Tage $680,331
2007 5 0.01% $1,271,878 184,864 $1,464,123 Die Große Stille $790,452
2008 6 0.02% $1,979,879 275,745 $2,183,900 Up the Yangtze $783,969
2009 12 0.01% $810,711 108,089 $856,065 Tulpan $158,741
2010 7 0.01% $1,546,972 196,063 $1,552,819 Mid-August Lunch $675,299
2011 6 0.02% $2,253,186 284,132 $2,250,325 Bill Cunningham New York $1,510,026
2012 6 0.01% $606,391 76,178 $603,330 Gianni e le donne $317,405
2013 7 0.01% $1,303,438 160,321 $1,269,742 Hannah Arendt $717,205
2014 6 0.01% $855,048 104,654 $828,860 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden $247,159
2015 4 0.00% $126,788 15,038 $119,101 The Quay Brothers in 35MM $51,858
2016 4 0.00% $222,733 26,420 $209,246 Eva Hesse $122,009

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

September, 2016

September 30 Theo Who Lived (Limited) Documentary    

November, 2016

November 2 Don’t Call Me Son (Limited)