Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 7,000 $111,371,396,712 22,849,294,064 46.86%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,311 $51,911,879,769 13,199,028,189 21.84%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 175 $13,506,041,602 2,082,668,470 5.68%
4 Based on TV 241 $11,489,909,105 2,023,733,367 4.83%
5 Remake 330 $11,255,794,846 1,967,543,969 4.74%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,068 $9,680,729,545 1,823,437,165 4.07%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 106 $3,883,660,607 595,781,855 1.63%
8 Based on Play 323 $3,341,788,619 986,909,379 1.41%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 56 $2,591,550,759 1,330,291,278 1.09%
10 Spin-Off 20 $1,443,027,603 199,084,456 0.61%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.58%
12 Based on Musical or Opera 44 $1,203,259,870 402,703,362 0.51%
13 Based on Game 41 $1,060,881,264 174,168,593 0.45%
14 Based on Religious Text 29 $1,052,504,568 692,499,559 0.44%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,534,434 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 26 $559,318,753 86,610,320 0.24%
17 Compilation 29 $211,158,946 377,102,943 0.09%
18 Based on Musical Group 5 $44,858,027 18,618,060 0.02%
19 Based on Movie 4 $8,937,963 1,095,337 0.00%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,778 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%