Follow us on

Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2016

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,115 $89,549,432,051 14,158,469,035 46.12%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,728 $42,435,440,549 6,569,599,450 21.85%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 173 $14,675,775,495 2,032,240,215 7.56%
4 Remake 281 $10,375,453,680 1,667,609,678 5.34%
5 Based on TV 203 $10,097,405,343 1,561,802,790 5.20%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,324 $9,111,078,479 1,413,256,547 4.69%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 154 $5,192,805,508 723,403,685 2.67%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 59 $2,463,345,321 339,441,080 1.27%
9 Spin-Off 26 $1,967,807,682 262,060,442 1.01%
10 Based on Play 226 $1,910,900,171 302,891,009 0.98%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,493 0.71%
12 Based on Game 38 $1,221,793,163 184,962,039 0.63%
13 Based on Musical or Opera 35 $849,250,888 128,942,290 0.44%
14 Based on Religious Text 25 $822,430,276 127,328,008 0.42%
15 Based on Short Film 34 $688,210,557 100,478,456 0.35%
16 Based on Toy 7 $588,122,906 77,880,602 0.30%
17 Compilation 27 $98,486,701 16,698,478 0.05%
18 Based on Movie 10 $70,433,804 9,445,841 0.04%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,886,547 6,692,708 0.02%
20 Based on Web Series 3 $9,516,373 1,128,878 0.00%
21 Based on Ballet 3 $1,204,750 234,154 0.00%