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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,147 $40,714,246,731 6,449,994,792 16.42%
2 Adventure 639 $39,798,507,551 6,015,562,117 16.06%
3 Action 728 $32,893,217,992 5,092,056,861 13.27%
4 Drama 3,962 $30,854,517,127 4,987,907,473 12.45%
5 Thriller/Suspense 780 $15,378,377,185 2,380,794,417 6.20%
6 Romantic Comedy 495 $9,233,557,637 1,513,037,886 3.72%
7 Horror 435 $8,205,716,310 1,295,066,486 3.31%
8 Documentary 1,596 $1,913,761,497 299,785,691 0.77%
9 Musical 130 $1,901,046,400 287,726,557 0.77%
10 Black Comedy 138 $1,165,217,035 175,613,180 0.47%
11 Western 49 $810,612,068 118,538,558 0.33%
12 Concert/Performance 52 $355,145,994 49,262,409 0.14%
13 Multiple Genres 25 $17,634,411 2,278,270 0.01%
14 Reality 3 $398,840 47,699 0.00%