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Market Charts > Production Methods

Note: Figures for 2017 are at an annualized rate.

Market Share for Each Production Method 1995-2017

RankProduction MethodMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Live Action 11,656 $159,094,172,826 24,835,959,372 79.77%
2 Digital Animation 240 $18,697,557,792 2,570,745,956 9.37%
3 Animation/Live Action 156 $17,866,026,953 2,537,180,910 8.96%
4 Hand Animation 139 $2,908,857,421 534,140,985 1.46%
5 Stop-Motion Animation 35 $616,974,337 91,133,873 0.31%
6 Multiple Production Methods 19 $24,415,274 3,018,854 0.01%
7 Rotoscoping 3 $8,393,627 1,349,517 0.00%