1998 Box Office – Which 20 Movies Were Top Grossing 20 Years Ago?
In 1998 Ben Affleck and Matt Damon held Oscars in their hands for ‘Good Will Hunting’, but same year other movies, they were featured in, hit the box office.
Looking at this list, you won’t believe it’s already been 20 years! Enjoy the time travel!
- SAVING PRIVATE RYAN.
Vin Diesel still had a bit of hair under his hardhat.
Total Gross: $216,540,909
We guess Owen Wilson himself does not remember he was in this movie.
Total Gross: $201,578,182
3. THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY
Cameron Diaz will always be in our hearts for this scene.
Total Gross: $176,484,651
4. A BUG’S LIFE
Insects have feelings too!
Total Gross: $162,798,565
5. THE WATERBOY
Back in the times when Adam Sandler could bring people to cinemas.
Total Gross: $161,491,646
6. DR. DOLITTLE
And Eddie Murphy too.
Total Gross: $144,156,605
7. RUSH HOUR
One of the best action comedy duos that kept milking box office for another three sequels.
Total Gross: $141,186,864
8. DEEP IMPACT
A catastrophe movie that ended up in oblivion.
Total Gross: $140,464,664
Twenty years ago it was mind-blowing, and even now the CG looks impressive.
Total Gross: $136,314,294
10. PATCH ADAMS
One of Robin Williams’ many touching roles he will be remembered for.
Total Gross: $135,026,902
11. LETHAL WEAPON 4
Now realize how old you are ‘for this shit’!
Total Gross: $130,444,603
12. THE TRUMAN SHOW
Still believed to be one of the cornerstone roles of Jim Carrey. Aren’t we all find this movie compelling as never?
Total Gross: $125,618,201
Disney is now in the process of exhumation of this story and live-action ‘Mulan’ movie release is scheduled for 2020.
Total Gross: $120,620,254
14. YOU’VE GOT MAIL
Maybe we are too nostalgic, but feels like the love stories of past decades were more pure. And money-making.
Total Gross: $115,821,495
15. ENEMY OF THE STATE
Flashback to the time when Will Smith started practicing ‘that look’.
Total Gross: $111,549,836
16. THE PRINCE OF EGYPT
Please don’t reboot it.
Total Gross: $101,413,188
17. THE RUGRATS MOVIE
Making feature movies out of cartoon channels’ bestsellers were taking their first baby-steps.
Total Gross: $100,494,675
18. SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Personally we were waiting for Joseph Fieness to ask “What’s in the booox?!”
Total Gross: $100,317,794
19. THE MASK OF ZORRO
Before taking a gun, Banderas used to practice on swords.
Total Gross: $94,095,523
We’re old. Say no more.
Total Gross: $91,137,662