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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 2010

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Note: This chart ranks creative types by the amount they earned at the domestic box office during 2010. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2010. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2009 will most likely earn money in 2009 and 2010.

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 2010

RankCreative TypeMovies2010 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 268 $4,241,314,288 537,555,573 40.37%
2 Fantasy 36 $1,925,787,278 244,079,497 18.33%
3 Kids Fiction 22 $1,623,739,146 205,797,100 15.45%
4 Science Fiction 21 $1,201,559,188 152,288,867 11.44%
5 Historical Fiction 42 $476,386,359 60,378,480 4.53%
6 Dramatization 44 $463,013,674 58,683,590 4.41%
7 Super Hero 3 $312,724,064 39,635,497 2.98%
8 Factual 118 $214,056,357 27,130,023 2.04%
9 Multiple Creative Types 1 $1,018,169 129,045 0.01%