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Domestic Theatrical Market Summary for 2007

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Note: The Box Office figures are adjusted for inflation.

Total Box Office Gross: $9,767,268,194
Tickets Sold: 1,419,660,703
Average Ticket Price: $6.88

Top Grossing Movies of 2007

RankMovieRelease
Date
DistributorGenreMPAA2007 GrossTickets Sold
1 Spider-Man 3 May 4 Sony Pictures Adventure PG-13 $336,530,303 48,914,288
2 Shrek the Third May 17 Paramount Pictures Adventure PG $322,719,944 46,906,968
3 Transformers Jul 2 Paramount Pictures Action PG-13 $319,246,193 46,402,062
4 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End May 24 Walt Disney Adventure PG-13 $309,420,425 44,973,898
5 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Jul 11 Warner Bros. Adventure PG-13 $292,004,738 42,442,549
6 The Bourne Ultimatum Aug 3 Universal Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $227,471,070 33,062,655
7 300 Mar 9 Warner Bros. Action R $210,614,939 30,612,636
8 Ratatouille Jun 29 Walt Disney Comedy G $206,445,654 30,006,635
9 I am Legend Dec 14 Warner Bros. Horror PG-13 $206,129,574 29,960,694
10 The Simpsons Movie Jul 27 20th Century Fox Comedy PG-13 $183,135,014 26,618,461
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Biggest Weekends of 2007

RankDateMovieWeekend
Revenue
TheatersDistributorGenre
1 May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 $151,116,516 4,252 Sony Pictures Adventure
2 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third $121,629,270 4,122 Paramount Pictures Adventure
3 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End $114,732,820 4,362 Walt Disney Adventure
4 Dec 14, 2007 I am Legend $77,211,321 3,606 Warner Bros. Horror
5 Jul 13, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix $77,108,414 4,285 Warner Bros. Adventure
6 Jul 27, 2007 The Simpsons Movie $74,036,787 3,922 20th Century Fox Comedy
7 Mar 9, 2007 300 $70,885,301 3,103 Warner Bros. Action
8 Jul 6, 2007 Transformers $70,502,384 4,011 Paramount Pictures Action
9 Aug 3, 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum $69,283,690 3,660 Universal Thriller/Suspense
10 May 11, 2007 Spider-Man 3 $58,166,256 4,252 Sony Pictures Adventure

Weekend Breakdown Domestic Box Office for 2007

Weekend No. 1 Movie Weeks in
Release
No. 1
Box
Office
Combined
Weekend
Box Office
No. 1 /
Combined
Jan 5, 2007 Night at the Museum 3 $23,743,960 $132,644,666 18%
Jan 12, 2007 Stomp the Yard New $21,833,312 $128,111,626 17%
Jan 19, 2007 Stomp the Yard 2 $12,287,352 $99,227,236 12%
Jan 26, 2007 Epic Movie New $18,612,544 $118,793,930 16%
Feb 2, 2007 The Messengers New $14,713,321 $92,217,978 16%
Feb 9, 2007 Norbit New $34,195,434 $112,268,200 30%
Feb 16, 2007 Ghost Rider New $45,388,836 $157,388,653 29%
Feb 23, 2007 Ghost Rider 2 $20,067,443 $116,922,466 17%
Mar 2, 2007 Wild Hogs New $39,699,023 $124,133,345 32%
Mar 9, 2007 300 New $70,885,301 $152,410,852 47%
Mar 16, 2007 300 2 $32,877,328 $117,259,656 28%
Mar 23, 2007 TMNT New $24,255,205 $135,432,550 18%
Mar 30, 2007 Blades of Glory New $33,014,202 $127,349,359 26%
Apr 6, 2007 Blades of Glory 2 $22,522,330 $124,050,996 18%
Apr 13, 2007 Disturbia New $22,224,982 $118,412,047 19%
Apr 20, 2007 Disturbia 2 $13,010,778 $88,322,675 15%
Apr 27, 2007 Disturbia 3 $9,023,835 $77,763,094 12%
May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 New $151,116,516 $189,762,856 80%
May 11, 2007 Spider-Man 3 2 $58,166,256 $106,284,975 55%
May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third New $121,629,270 $181,594,591 67%
May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’… New $114,732,820 $205,564,087 56%
Jun 1, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’… 2 $44,206,660 $134,949,257 33%
Jun 8, 2007 Ocean's Thirteen New $36,133,403 $135,554,566 27%
Jun 15, 2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Su… New $58,051,684 $145,026,624 40%
Jun 22, 2007 Evan Almighty New $31,192,615 $131,447,972 24%
Jun 29, 2007 Ratatouille New $47,027,395 $155,275,132 30%
Jul 6, 2007 Transformers New $70,502,384 $173,858,864 41%
Jul 13, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Pho… New $77,108,414 $181,298,027 43%
Jul 20, 2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry New $34,233,750 $155,151,945 22%
Jul 27, 2007 The Simpsons Movie New $74,036,787 $184,689,841 40%
Aug 3, 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum New $69,283,690 $177,404,179 39%
Aug 10, 2007 Rush Hour 3 New $49,100,158 $154,452,039 32%
Aug 17, 2007 Superbad New $33,052,411 $130,046,135 25%
Aug 24, 2007 Superbad 2 $18,044,369 $108,611,616 17%
Aug 31, 2007 Halloween New $26,362,367 $117,521,949 22%
Sep 7, 2007 3:10 to Yuma New $14,035,033 $79,541,528 18%
Sep 14, 2007 The Brave One New $13,471,488 $78,426,656 17%
Sep 21, 2007 Resident Evil: Extinction New $23,678,580 $97,071,372 24%
Sep 28, 2007 The Game Plan New $22,950,971 $90,862,571 25%
Oct 5, 2007 The Game Plan 2 $16,609,377 $84,742,761 20%
Oct 12, 2007 Why Did I Get Married? New $21,353,789 $99,826,874 21%
Oct 19, 2007 30 Days of Night New $15,951,902 $97,046,286 16%
Oct 26, 2007 Saw IV New $31,756,764 $102,307,863 31%
Nov 2, 2007 American Gangster New $43,565,135 $134,480,370 32%
Nov 9, 2007 Bee Movie 2 $25,565,462 $113,273,737 23%
Nov 16, 2007 Beowulf New $27,515,871 $104,277,281 26%
Nov 23, 2007 Enchanted New $34,440,317 $161,828,960 21%
Nov 30, 2007 Enchanted 2 $16,403,316 $84,048,126 20%
Dec 7, 2007 The Golden Compass New $25,783,232 $82,477,384 31%
Dec 14, 2007 I am Legend New $77,211,321 $160,851,475 48%
Dec 21, 2007 National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets New $44,783,772 $160,087,982 28%
Dec 28, 2007 National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets 2 $36,672,708 $186,737,708 20%

The highest values in the column(s) No. 1 Box Office, Combined Weekend Box Office, No. 1 / Combined are shown in bold.

The lowest values in the column(s) No. 1 Box Office, Combined Weekend Box Office, No. 1 / Combined are shown underlined.

Market Share for Each Distributor in 2007

RankDistributorMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 Paramount Pictures 21 $1,502,551,245 218,394,065 15.38%
2 Warner Bros. 33 $1,431,417,826 208,054,905 14.66%
3 Walt Disney 21 $1,407,749,495 204,614,741 14.41%
4 Sony Pictures 30 $1,264,658,299 183,816,595 12.95%
5 Universal 20 $1,102,122,027 160,192,145 11.28%
6 20th Century Fox 25 $1,026,983,634 149,270,869 10.51%
7 New Line 15 $493,272,026 71,696,507 5.05%
8 Lionsgate 22 $371,881,884 54,052,588 3.81%
9 MGM 22 $278,516,719 40,482,071 2.85%
10 Fox Searchlight 15 $136,559,518 19,848,762 1.40%
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Market Share for Each Genre in 2007

RankGenreMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 Comedy 142 $2,290,692,985 332,949,499 23.45%
2 Adventure 29 $2,057,402,268 299,041,015 21.06%
3 Action 37 $1,481,747,614 215,370,277 15.17%
4 Drama 248 $1,293,680,617 188,034,853 13.25%
5 Thriller/Suspense 57 $826,453,022 120,123,953 8.46%
6 Romantic Comedy 35 $733,929,251 106,675,748 7.51%
7 Horror 30 $693,523,435 100,802,813 7.10%
8 Musical 11 $255,937,558 37,200,221 2.62%
9 Documentary 108 $70,723,219 10,279,479 0.72%
10 Western 4 $57,964,064 8,425,007 0.59%
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Market Share for Each MPAA Rating in 2007

RankMPAA RatingMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 PG-13 144 $4,404,667,586 640,213,249 45.10%
2 R 244 $2,571,008,132 373,692,924 26.32%
3 PG 84 $2,304,382,374 334,939,258 23.59%
4 G 14 $415,690,231 60,420,083 4.26%
5 Not Rated 264 $65,503,280 9,520,690 0.67%
6 NC-17 1 $4,563,185 663,253 0.05%
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Market Share for Each Type of Source Material in 2007

RankSource MaterialMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 374 $4,021,263,805 584,485,835 41.17%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 93 $2,395,979,844 348,252,842 24.53%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 7 $888,901,310 129,200,769 9.10%
4 Based on TV 10 $763,937,822 111,037,471 7.82%
5 Based on Real Life Events 155 $457,161,926 66,447,876 4.68%
6 Remake 16 $415,758,269 60,429,975 4.26%
7 Based on Theme Park Ride 1 $309,420,425 44,973,898 3.17%
8 Based on Factual Book/Article 4 $172,576,962 25,083,860 1.77%
9 Based on Musical or Opera 5 $97,549,205 14,178,661 1.00%
10 Based on Play 11 $69,857,595 10,153,715 0.72%
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Market Share for Each Production Method in 2007

RankProduction MethodMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 Live Action 667 $7,399,245,371 1,075,471,389 75.76%
2 Digital Animation 15 $1,177,345,522 171,125,796 12.05%
3 Animation/Live Action 8 $1,172,822,350 170,468,362 12.01%
4 Stop-Motion Animation 1 $14,486,897 2,105,653 0.15%
5 Multiple Production Methods 2 $335,887 48,819 0.00%
6 Hand Animation 1 $288,703 41,962 0.00%
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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 2007

RankCreative TypeMovies2007 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 374 $4,183,940,954 608,130,774 42.84%
2 Fantasy 44 $1,242,300,325 180,566,889 12.72%
3 Historical Fiction 63 $1,104,988,445 160,608,754 11.31%
4 Kids Fiction 10 $1,042,990,541 151,597,457 10.68%
5 Science Fiction 25 $926,394,664 134,650,376 9.48%
6 Dramatization 59 $608,052,047 88,379,633 6.23%
7 Super Hero 3 $584,254,637 84,920,731 5.98%
8 Factual 110 $70,861,816 10,299,623 0.73%
9 Multiple Creative Types 2 $335,887 48,819 0.00%
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