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Market Share for Each Distributor in 2000

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Note: This chart ranks distributors by the amount they earned at the domestic box office during 2000. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2000. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 1999 will most likely earn money in 1999 and 2000.

Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. The next year starts the following day (Monday). For example, the "2004 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 2, 2005.

Top Grossing Distributors of 2000

RankDistributorMovies2000 GrossTicketsShare
1 Walt Disney 29 $1,111,156,845 206,151,531 14.75%
2 Universal 21 $1,070,765,560 198,657,793 14.21%
3 Warner Bros. 28 $888,590,005 164,858,983 11.80%
4 Paramount Pictures 19 $785,491,260 145,731,207 10.43%
5 Dreamworks SKG 12 $769,106,269 142,691,323 10.21%
6 20th Century Fox 22 $730,393,108 135,508,916 9.70%
7 Sony Pictures 31 $682,786,474 126,676,511 9.06%
8 New Line 17 $373,949,533 69,378,384 4.96%
9 Miramax 26 $307,559,739 57,061,164 4.08%
10 Miramax/Dimension 2 $169,820,961 31,506,670 2.25%
11 MGM 12 $104,302,941 19,351,189 1.38%
12 USA Films 12 $83,654,065 15,520,229 1.11%
13 Artisan 11 $73,010,105 13,545,470 0.97%
14 MacGillivray Freeman Films 2 $56,237,051 10,433,589 0.75%
15 Destination Films 5 $55,116,326 10,225,661 0.73%
16 Sony Pictures Classics 22 $50,512,602 9,371,527 0.67%
17 IMAX Films 6 $30,072,082 5,579,233 0.40%
18 Lionsgate 16 $29,868,468 5,541,453 0.40%
19 Focus Features 5 $20,843,017 3,866,976 0.28%
20 Fine Line 10 $20,406,334 3,785,957 0.27%
21 Fox Searchlight 4 $17,233,980 3,197,397 0.23%
22 Paramount Vantage 6 $16,171,312 3,000,241 0.21%
23 Giant Screen Films 1 $14,348,353 2,662,032 0.19%
24 Shooting Gallery 5 $6,881,926 1,276,793 0.09%
25 Trimark 2 $4,975,450 923,088 0.07%
26 nWave Pictures 2 $4,157,498 771,335 0.06%
27 Roxie Releasing 3 $3,655,814 678,257 0.05%
28 Primesco 2 $3,036,798 563,412 0.04%
29 Alliance Films 4 $2,920,513 541,837 0.04%
30 Excel Entertainment 1 $2,637,726 489,374 0.04%
31 Phaedra Cinema 10 $2,481,973 460,471 0.03%
32 Discovery/IMAX 1 $2,197,561 407,710 0.03%
33 Cowboy Pictures 5 $1,906,894 353,782 0.03%
34 Yash Raj Films 2 $1,660,000 307,976 0.02%
35 Keystone Entertainment 1 $1,248,746 231,678 0.02%
36 Eros Entertainment 4 $1,215,181 225,450 0.02%
37 Rainforest Productions 1 $1,161,843 215,555 0.02%
38 Indican Pictures 5 $1,155,029 214,289 0.02%
39 New Yorker 8 $1,101,389 204,336 0.01%
40 Zeitgeist 3 $1,048,444 194,515 0.01%
41 Empire Pictures 2 $914,837 169,727 0.01%
42 Hombre de Oro 1 $886,410 164,454 0.01%
43 Kino International 3 $807,937 149,894 0.01%
44 October Films 1 $743,115 137,869 0.01%
45 Cho Taussig Prods. 1 $679,695 126,102 0.01%
46 Video Sound 1 $623,791 115,731 0.01%
47 First Look 2 $583,416 108,239 0.01%
48 First Run Features 3 $409,044 75,888 0.01%
49 Seventh Art Releasing 4 $388,952 72,160 0.01%
50 Castle Hill Productions 4 $388,576 72,091 0.01%
51 WellSpring 1 $371,457 68,915 0.00%
52 Strand 9 $347,683 64,502 0.00%
53 Providence Entertainment 1 $334,352 62,031 0.00%
54 Goldwyn Entertainment 2 $267,006 49,537 0.00%
55 Lot 47 Films 2 $211,463 39,232 0.00%
56 WinStar Cinema 1 $194,584 36,100 0.00%
57 Rialto Pictures 2 $62,538 11,602 0.00%
58 ArtMattan Productions 2 $62,199 11,539 0.00%
59 Films Around the World 1 $51,753 9,601 0.00%
60 Arrow Releasing 2 $27,107 5,028 0.00%
61 Artistic License 2 $23,174 4,299 0.00%
62 Avatar 1 $14,445 2,679 0.00%
63 Samuel Goldwyn Films 1 $5,518 1,023 0.00%
64 Avalanche Releasing 1 $3,077 570 0.00%