Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,106 $39,731,246,203 6,334,251,949 16.26%
2 Adventure 631 $39,146,725,296 5,938,809,355 16.02%
3 Action 714 $31,535,365,538 4,933,504,988 12.91%
4 Drama 3,905 $30,507,244,242 4,949,843,606 12.49%
5 Thriller/Suspense 767 $15,317,343,403 2,373,952,170 6.27%
6 Romantic Comedy 489 $9,226,116,097 1,512,319,644 3.78%
7 Horror 426 $8,071,979,397 1,279,357,556 3.30%
8 Documentary 1,557 $1,903,015,247 298,611,281 0.78%
9 Musical 130 $1,901,039,915 287,874,409 0.78%
10 Black Comedy 133 $1,154,304,975 174,359,288 0.47%
11 Western 47 $810,363,154 118,509,404 0.33%
12 Concert/Performance 52 $355,145,994 49,262,409 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 25 $17,634,411 2,285,326 0.01%
14 Reality 3 $398,840 48,816 0.00%