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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 2005

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Note: This chart ranks creative types by the amount they earned at the domestic box office during 2005. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2005. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2004 will most likely earn money in 2004 and 2005.

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 Creative Types of 2005

RankCreative TypeMovies2005 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 178 $4,231,823,738 660,190,817 47.97%
2 Kids Fiction 20 $1,072,898,070 167,378,785 12.16%
3 Fantasy 20 $979,276,044 152,773,165 11.10%
4 Science Fiction 18 $854,223,875 133,264,244 9.68%
5 Dramatization 45 $565,766,034 88,263,012 6.41%
6 Super Hero 6 $468,606,480 73,105,532 5.31%
7 Historical Fiction 36 $440,734,842 68,757,369 5.00%
8 Factual 101 $173,508,680 27,068,391 1.97%