Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,080 $39,340,695,207 6,286,433,050 16.25%
2 Adventure 628 $38,953,266,162 5,915,130,149 16.09%
3 Action 700 $30,485,052,344 4,804,947,687 12.60%
4 Drama 3,834 $30,059,638,525 4,895,054,940 12.42%
5 Thriller/Suspense 749 $15,283,915,750 2,369,859,131 6.31%
6 Romantic Comedy 484 $9,168,102,391 1,505,218,826 3.79%
7 Horror 420 $7,993,548,400 1,269,757,638 3.30%
8 Musical 128 $1,899,294,957 287,660,827 0.78%
9 Documentary 1,521 $1,876,808,249 295,380,078 0.78%
10 Black Comedy 130 $1,150,411,828 173,882,772 0.48%
11 Western 45 $809,863,030 118,446,200 0.33%
12 Concert/Performance 52 $355,145,994 49,262,409 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 23 $17,189,022 2,209,759 0.01%
14 Reality 2 $51,207 6,267 0.00%