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Domestic Theatrical Market Summary for 1995

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Total Box Office Gross: $5,314,941,459
Tickets Sold: 1,221,825,463
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 $184,031,112 42,306,002
2 Apollo 13 Jun 30 Universal Drama PG $172,070,496 39,556,435
3 Toy Story Nov 22 Walt Disney Adventure G $150,148,222 34,516,832
4 Pocahontas Jun 10 Walt Disney Adventure G $141,551,246 32,540,516
5 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Nov 10 Warner Bros. Comedy PG-13 $104,371,496 23,993,447
6 Casper May 26 Universal Comedy PG $100,328,194 23,063,952
7 Die Hard: With a Vengeance May 19 20th Century Fox Action R $100,012,499 22,991,379
8 Goldeneye Nov 17 MGM Action PG-13 $93,662,146 21,531,527
9 Crimson Tide May 12 Walt Disney Action R $91,387,195 21,008,550
10 Waterworld Jul 28 Universal Action PG-13 $88,246,220 20,286,487
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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
1 Walt Disney 38 $1,012,034,105 232,651,499 19.04%
2 Warner Bros. 31 $866,884,482 199,283,775 16.31%
3 Sony Pictures 31 $682,169,140 156,820,477 12.83%
4 Universal 21 $666,690,561 153,262,185 12.54%
5 Paramount Pictures 21 $529,884,404 121,812,497 9.97%
6 20th Century Fox 15 $410,787,635 94,433,933 7.73%
7 MGM 19 $333,155,248 76,587,403 6.27%
8 New Line 16 $331,897,897 76,298,359 6.24%
9 Miramax 38 $186,292,656 42,825,880 3.51%
10 Savoy 9 $65,459,506 15,048,158 1.23%
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Market Share for Each Genre in 1995

RankGenreMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Drama 132 $1,526,572,236 350,936,081 28.72%
2 Comedy 65 $1,143,509,719 262,875,765 21.52%
3 Action 29 $1,049,544,278 241,274,531 19.75%
4 Adventure 25 $707,619,458 162,671,127 13.31%
5 Thriller/Suspense 18 $329,918,961 75,843,433 6.21%
6 Romantic Comedy 15 $266,410,225 61,243,722 5.01%
7 Horror 15 $148,103,633 34,046,807 2.79%
8 Documentary 9 $81,994,311 18,849,263 1.54%
9 Western 5 $36,487,426 8,387,912 0.69%
10 Black Comedy 3 $24,185,598 5,559,905 0.46%
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Market Share for Each MPAA Rating in 1995

RankMPAA RatingMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 R 169 $2,085,536,291 479,433,550 39.24%
2 PG-13 73 $1,714,869,158 394,222,756 32.27%
3 PG 47 $981,810,790 225,703,607 18.47%
4 G 14 $428,479,678 98,501,069 8.06%
5 Not Rated 6 $76,685,553 17,628,860 1.44%
6 NC-17 2 $20,413,928 4,692,856 0.38%
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Market Share for Each Type of Source Material in 1995

RankSource MaterialMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 183 $2,768,398,601 636,413,381 52.09%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 73 $1,266,693,806 291,193,944 23.83%
3 Based on Real Life Events 21 $429,277,001 98,684,358 8.08%
4 Remake 7 $226,552,584 52,081,051 4.26%
5 Based on TV 5 $189,787,827 43,629,383 3.57%
6 Based on Factual Book/Article 1 $172,070,496 39,556,435 3.24%
7 Based on Game 2 $82,303,441 18,920,330 1.55%
8 Based on Play 17 $51,327,955 11,799,522 0.97%
9 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 3 $39,806,210 9,150,851 0.75%
10 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 1 $37,361,412 8,588,830 0.70%
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Market Share for Each Production Method in 1995

RankProduction MethodMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Live Action 308 $4,962,939,628 1,140,905,512 93.38%
2 Hand Animation 7 $201,257,995 46,266,202 3.79%
3 Digital Animation 1 $150,148,222 34,516,832 2.83%
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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 1995

RankCreative TypeMovies1995 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 170 $2,879,228,371 661,891,497 54.17%
2 Historical Fiction 54 $760,008,322 174,714,530 14.30%
3 Fantasy 30 $401,944,708 92,401,067 7.56%
4 Dramatization 23 $344,960,693 79,301,298 6.49%
5 Science Fiction 14 $342,800,082 78,804,611 6.45%
6 Kids Fiction 15 $319,378,246 73,420,278 6.01%
7 Super Hero 1 $184,031,112 42,306,002 3.46%
8 Factual 9 $81,994,311 18,849,263 1.54%
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