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Market Share for Each Source 1995-2016

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,950 $86,948,056,324 13,846,482,015 46.10%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,693 $41,493,943,163 6,453,905,058 22.00%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 165 $13,326,076,856 1,871,957,148 7.07%
4 Remake 278 $10,282,088,763 1,656,330,953 5.45%
5 Based on TV 201 $10,023,759,081 1,552,835,865 5.31%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,236 $9,025,924,754 1,403,108,783 4.79%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 143 $5,077,427,440 709,698,687 2.69%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 55 $2,414,466,415 333,594,053 1.28%
9 Spin-Off 26 $1,967,675,775 262,038,567 1.04%
10 Based on Play 224 $1,900,601,610 301,592,473 1.01%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,493 0.73%
12 Based on Game 35 $1,058,288,033 165,525,472 0.56%
13 Based on Musical or Opera 33 $846,912,462 128,657,745 0.45%
14 Based on Religious Text 24 $785,354,955 122,911,514 0.42%
15 Based on Short Film 31 $634,657,899 94,113,901 0.34%
16 Based on Toy 7 $588,106,097 77,876,799 0.31%
17 Compilation 26 $96,845,472 16,503,454 0.05%
18 Based on Movie 10 $68,850,920 9,258,073 0.04%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.02%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,776 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%