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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2016

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Adventure 670 $41,838,572,359 6,249,474,264 21.92%
2 Comedy 2,227 $41,785,006,315 6,575,219,575 21.89%
3 Action 767 $34,262,065,121 5,260,836,598 17.95%
4 Drama 4,208 $31,888,094,615 5,111,909,175 16.71%
5 Thriller/Suspense 836 $16,437,499,000 2,503,949,173 8.61%
6 Romantic Comedy 513 $9,302,800,299 1,521,755,769 4.87%
7 Horror 449 $8,660,913,616 1,365,460,746 4.54%
8 Musical 141 $2,073,694,685 309,556,495 1.09%
9 Documentary 1,714 $1,950,007,809 303,896,004 1.02%
10 Black Comedy 149 $1,224,898,527 182,838,964 0.64%
11 Western 55 $866,989,991 125,272,378 0.45%
12 Concert/Performance 55 $360,339,530 49,882,355 0.19%
13 Multiple Genres 30 $20,641,473 2,633,951 0.01%
14 Reality 4 $621,696 73,810 0.00%