Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,344 $80,450,484,926 13,067,654,738 33.74%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,555 $38,043,824,149 6,022,141,921 15.96%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 147 $12,352,869,086 1,756,053,776 5.18%
4 Remake 271 $10,075,930,622 1,633,217,406 4.23%
5 Based on TV 191 $9,495,862,540 1,489,855,638 3.98%
6 Based on Real Life Events 1,992 $8,370,539,184 1,324,629,427 3.51%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 102 $3,827,075,244 559,317,668 1.61%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 50 $2,085,031,114 294,132,420 0.87%
9 Based on Play 209 $1,892,208,504 300,214,846 0.79%
10 Spin-Off 21 $1,524,255,327 209,038,834 0.64%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.58%
12 Based on Game 35 $1,023,304,160 161,398,393 0.43%
13 Based on Religious Text 20 $719,934,376 114,941,763 0.30%
14 Based on Musical or Opera 31 $706,505,857 111,975,561 0.30%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,534,434 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 24 $551,785,187 84,417,018 0.23%
17 Compilation 24 $93,211,802 16,093,206 0.04%
18 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,670,865 0.01%
19 Based on Movie 5 $9,808,026 1,201,962 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%