Domestic Theatrical Market Summary for 1995

Total Box Office Gross: $5,291,388,157
Tickets Sold: 1,216,411,074
Average Ticket Price: $4.35

Top Grossing Movies of 1995

RankMovieRelease
Date
DistributorGenreMPAA1995 GrossTickets Sold
1 Batman Forever Jun 16 Warner Bros. Action PG-13 $183,997,904 42,298,369
2 Apollo 13 Jun 30 Universal Drama PG $172,036,360 39,548,589
3 Toy Story Nov 22 Walt Disney Adventure G $150,004,917 34,483,889
4 Pocahontas Jun 10 Walt Disney Adventure G $141,539,152 32,537,736
5 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Nov 10 Warner Bros. Comedy PG-13 $104,355,781 23,989,835
6 Casper May 26 Universal Comedy PG $100,237,375 23,043,075
7 Die Hard: With a Vengeance May 19 20th Century Fox Action R $99,941,764 22,975,118
8 Goldeneye Nov 17 MGM Action PG-13 $93,211,105 21,427,840
9 Crimson Tide May 12 Walt Disney Action R $91,381,194 21,007,171
10 Waterworld Jul 28 Universal Action PG-13 $88,214,660 20,279,232
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Biggest Weekends of 1995

RankDateMovieWeekend
Revenue
TheatersDistributorGenre
1 Jun 16, 1995 Batman Forever $52,784,433 2,842 Warner Bros. Action
2 Nov 10, 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls $37,804,076 2,652 Warner Bros. Comedy
3 Jun 23, 1995 Pocahontas $29,531,619 2,569 Walt Disney Adventure
4 Jun 23, 1995 Batman Forever $29,211,516 2,893 Warner Bros. Action
5 Nov 24, 1995 Toy Story $29,140,617 2,457 Walt Disney Adventure
6 Nov 17, 1995 Goldeneye $26,205,007 2,667 MGM Action
7 Jun 30, 1995 Apollo 13 $25,353,380 2,197 Universal Drama
8 Jun 9, 1995 Congo $24,642,539 2,649 Paramount Pictures Adventure
9 Aug 18, 1995 Mortal Kombat $23,283,887 2,421 New Line Action
10 May 19, 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance $22,162,245 2,525 20th Century Fox Action

Market Share for Each Distributor in 1995

RankDistributorMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
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Market Share for Each Genre in 1995

RankGenreMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Drama 127 $1,511,956,562 347,576,223 28.57%
2 Comedy 65 $1,141,223,077 262,350,134 21.57%
3 Action 29 $1,048,365,444 241,003,551 19.81%
4 Adventure 25 $706,461,302 162,404,900 13.35%
5 Thriller/Suspense 18 $329,212,569 75,681,051 6.22%
6 Romantic Comedy 15 $265,764,627 61,095,316 5.02%
7 Horror 16 $147,196,046 33,838,170 2.78%
8 Documentary 9 $81,796,269 18,803,739 1.55%
9 Western 4 $35,933,002 8,260,460 0.68%
10 Black Comedy 3 $22,883,645 5,260,609 0.43%
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Market Share for Each MPAA Rating in 1995

RankMPAA RatingMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 R 168 $2,074,654,244 476,932,008 39.21%
2 PG-13 71 $1,710,218,834 393,153,758 32.32%
3 PG 47 $979,654,940 225,208,035 18.51%
4 G 14 $428,149,139 98,425,090 8.09%
5 Not Rated 5 $74,889,215 17,215,911 1.42%
6 NC-17 2 $20,174,187 4,637,744 0.38%
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Market Share for Each Type of Source Material in 1995

RankSource MaterialMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 181 $2,759,113,757 634,279,027 52.14%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 69 $1,255,339,563 288,583,808 23.72%
3 Based on Real Life Events 21 $428,731,144 98,558,884 8.10%
4 Remake 7 $226,355,313 52,035,703 4.28%
5 Based on TV 5 $189,562,978 43,577,696 3.58%
6 Based on Factual Book/Article 1 $172,036,360 39,548,589 3.25%
7 Based on Game 2 $82,294,143 18,918,194 1.56%
8 Based on Play 17 $49,899,106 11,471,060 0.94%
9 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 3 $39,559,009 9,094,026 0.75%
10 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 2 $37,212,505 8,554,599 0.70%
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Market Share for Each Production Method in 1995

RankProduction MethodMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Live Action 303 $4,939,629,435 1,135,547,001 93.35%
2 Hand Animation 7 $201,158,191 46,243,263 3.80%
3 Digital Animation 1 $150,004,917 34,483,889 2.83%
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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 1995

RankCreative TypeMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 168 $2,864,178,050 658,431,736 54.13%
2 Historical Fiction 52 $755,598,759 173,700,865 14.28%
3 Fantasy 30 $400,336,628 92,031,410 7.57%
4 Dramatization 22 $343,901,392 79,057,792 6.50%
5 Science Fiction 14 $342,146,389 78,654,343 6.47%
6 Kids Fiction 15 $318,837,152 73,295,899 6.03%
7 Super Hero 1 $183,997,904 42,298,369 3.48%
8 Factual 9 $81,796,269 18,803,739 1.55%
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