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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2016

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,205 $41,497,007,936 6,541,056,061 22.01%
2 Adventure 663 $41,108,486,311 6,162,868,566 21.81%
3 Action 757 $33,392,161,046 5,157,645,134 17.72%
4 Drama 4,136 $31,595,056,363 5,077,146,900 16.76%
5 Thriller/Suspense 829 $16,344,767,203 2,492,948,669 8.67%
6 Romantic Comedy 502 $9,241,026,370 1,514,427,906 4.90%
7 Horror 444 $8,632,106,962 1,362,043,589 4.58%
8 Musical 138 $2,072,937,044 309,466,623 1.10%
9 Documentary 1,679 $1,944,140,266 303,343,109 1.03%
10 Black Comedy 147 $1,215,358,435 181,707,282 0.64%
11 Western 55 $865,387,384 125,082,270 0.46%
12 Concert/Performance 53 $356,868,630 49,470,624 0.19%
13 Multiple Genres 28 $18,588,594 2,390,432 0.01%
14 Reality 4 $621,696 73,810 0.00%