Market Share for Each Distributor in 2010

Note: This chart ranks distributors 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.

← Market Summary for 2010.

Top Grossing Distributors of 2010

RankDistributorMovies2010 GrossTicketsShare
1 Warner Bros. 33 $1,890,014,665 239,545,570 17.93%
2 Paramount Pictures 18 $1,739,331,201 220,447,545 16.50%
3 Walt Disney 17 $1,475,485,431 187,007,018 13.99%
4 20th Century Fox 19 $1,397,707,090 177,149,178 13.26%
5 Sony Pictures 24 $1,292,727,309 163,843,752 12.26%
6 Universal 19 $891,930,298 113,045,655 8.46%
7 Summit Entertainment 11 $517,818,287 65,629,688 4.91%
8 Lionsgate 16 $513,961,175 65,140,826 4.87%
9 Fox Searchlight 10 $164,953,938 20,906,704 1.56%
10 Overture Films 7 $81,612,865 10,343,832 0.77%
11 Focus Features 8 $74,898,148 9,492,790 0.71%
12 CBS Films 3 $72,862,349 9,234,771 0.69%
13 Sony Pictures Classics 26 $69,650,010 8,827,618 0.66%
14 MGM 1 $50,269,859 6,371,338 0.48%
15 Weinstein Co. 8 $44,456,092 5,634,481 0.42%
16 Weinstein/Dimension 2 $40,288,743 5,106,303 0.38%
17 Miramax 2 $27,995,719 3,548,253 0.27%
18 Paramount Vantage 3 $20,412,433 2,587,126 0.19%
19 Music Box Films 8 $15,387,120 1,950,202 0.15%
20 Apparition 4 $12,840,057 1,627,382 0.12%
21 Anchor Bay Entertainment 6 $11,540,302 1,462,647 0.11%
22 Samuel Goldwyn Films 8 $11,353,571 1,438,978 0.11%
23 Alliance Films 1 $10,562,087 1,338,667 0.10%
24 Roadside Attractions 16 $10,225,882 1,296,049 0.10%
25 IFC Films 32 $9,209,934 1,167,277 0.09%
26 Magnolia Pictures 22 $8,685,272 1,100,784 0.08%
27 Eros Entertainment 8 $6,100,130 773,144 0.06%
28 UTV Communications 8 $6,016,554 762,550 0.06%
29 3D Entertainment 2 $5,656,423 716,910 0.05%
30 Relativity 1 $5,575,324 706,631 0.05%
31 National Geographic Entertainment 5 $4,872,477 617,550 0.05%
32 Big Pictures 3 $4,170,766 528,612 0.04%
33 Freestyle Releasing 10 $4,046,041 512,800 0.04%
34 Producers Distribution Agency 1 $3,291,250 417,141 0.03%
35 Vivendi Entertainment 1 $2,848,587 361,037 0.03%
36 B4U Movies 1 $2,276,427 288,520 0.02%
37 IMAX Films 1 $1,931,543 244,808 0.02%
38 Oscilloscope Pictures 9 $1,918,389 243,137 0.02%
39 Viva Entertainment 8 $1,639,053 207,732 0.02%
40 Zeitgeist 7 $1,550,856 196,555 0.01%
41 First Run Features 17 $1,096,669 138,987 0.01%
42 Slowhand Cinema 1 $1,089,445 138,079 0.01%
43 Shorts International 1 $1,018,169 129,045 0.01%
44 Newmarket Films 2 $960,746 121,767 0.01%
45 Five & Two Pictures 2 $955,000 121,038 0.01%
46 Kino International 7 $940,785 119,235 0.01%
47 Lorber Films 11 $848,714 107,563 0.01%
48 Hannover House 2 $798,948 101,260 0.01%
49 Reliance Big Pictures 2 $745,459 94,480 0.01%
50 GKIDS 2 $709,774 89,958 0.01%
51 Rocky Mountain Pictures 2 $560,506 71,039 0.01%
52 Gener8xion Entertainment 1 $514,522 65,211 0.00%
53 Strand 16 $512,690 64,972 0.00%
54 CanZion Films 1 $494,205 62,636 0.00%
55 Hyde Park Films 1 $493,296 62,521 0.00%
56 Cinedigm 1 $485,913 61,585 0.00%
57 Self Distributed 4 $471,471 59,754 0.00%
58 Indican Pictures 9 $468,962 59,433 0.00%
59 Variance Films 8 $426,796 54,089 0.00%
60 Cinema Guild 7 $421,377 53,402 0.00%
61 Arthouse Films 3 $386,261 48,954 0.00%
62 Paladin 6 $376,699 47,740 0.00%
63 Argot Pictures 3 $307,097 38,921 0.00%
64 First Independent Pictures 2 $306,730 38,875 0.00%
65 Screen Media Films 2 $301,499 38,212 0.00%
66 Westchester Films 1 $297,351 37,687 0.00%
67 First Look 1 $269,021 34,096 0.00%
68 Drafthouse Films 1 $248,709 31,522 0.00%
69 Abramorama Films 1 $246,078 31,188 0.00%
70 Magnet Pictures 1 $237,301 30,076 0.00%
71 New Films Cinema 2 $236,442 29,966 0.00%
72 International Film Circuit 4 $214,275 27,155 0.00%
73 Moriah Films 1 $212,601 26,946 0.00%
74 7-57 Releasing 1 $210,625 26,695 0.00%
75 Cinema Libre 3 $191,977 24,330 0.00%
76 Monterey Media 6 $191,247 24,231 0.00%
77 Zipporah 2 $186,373 23,620 0.00%
78 China Lion Film Distribution 1 $182,517 23,132 0.00%
79 Studio 18 1 $165,873 21,023 0.00%
80 New Yorker 1 $154,900 19,632 0.00%
81 Janus Films 2 $154,668 19,603 0.00%
82 Rainbow Releasing 2 $123,981 15,713 0.00%
83 Area 23a 2 $122,910 15,577 0.00%
84 TriBeca Films 1 $112,087 14,206 0.00%
85 CFI 1 $110,594 14,016 0.00%
86 Four of a Kind Productions 1 $106,524 13,501 0.00%
87 Balcony Releasing 2 $106,436 13,489 0.00%
88 Elephant Eye Films 2 $104,284 13,216 0.00%
89 IndieVest Pictures 1 $102,645 13,009 0.00%
90 Nocturnal Features 2 $92,560 11,730 0.00%
91 Vitagraph Films 2 $85,628 10,852 0.00%
92 Film Movement 7 $84,292 10,680 0.00%
93 Mangusta Productions 2 $80,571 10,211 0.00%
94 Telepathic Studios 1 $70,066 8,880 0.00%
95 Bev Pictures 1 $69,047 8,751 0.00%
96 GR Films 1 $64,761 8,207 0.00%
97 The Film Collaborative 1 $64,158 8,131 0.00%
98 Walking Shadows 1 $54,645 6,925 0.00%
99 Shadow 4 $54,039 6,847 0.00%
100 Collective Eye 1 $41,895 5,309 0.00%
101 United Artists 1 $40,249 5,101 0.00%
102 Regent Releasing 14 $39,473 4,996 0.00%
103 Image Entertainment 1 $39,033 4,947 0.00%
104 Morning Star Pictures 1 $31,858 4,037 0.00%
105 Icarus Films 1 $31,052 3,935 0.00%
106 GasLand Productions 1 $30,846 3,909 0.00%
107 Phase 4 Films 2 $30,178 3,823 0.00%
108 Truly Indie 1 $29,866 3,785 0.00%
109 New American Vision 1 $25,846 3,275 0.00%
110 Olive Films 4 $23,605 2,989 0.00%
111 Cabin Films 1 $22,539 2,856 0.00%
112 Alive Mind 1 $20,956 2,656 0.00%
113 People Pictures 1 $19,137 2,425 0.00%
114 The World According to Shorts 1 $17,604 2,231 0.00%
115 Artigo Ajemian Films 1 $15,628 1,980 0.00%
116 Typecast Releasing 1 $15,451 1,958 0.00%
117 MPI Media Group 1 $15,389 1,950 0.00%
118 The Film Desk 1 $13,632 1,727 0.00%
119 Cinema Purgatorio 3 $12,529 1,586 0.00%
120 Embrem Entertainment 1 $12,010 1,522 0.00%
121 The Little Film Company/Dada Films 1 $11,711 1,484 0.00%
122 Waterdog Films 1 $11,574 1,466 0.00%
123 The Kids Are Alright Productions/Variance Films 1 $11,183 1,417 0.00%
124 All Rise Films 1 $10,942 1,386 0.00%
125 CODEBLACK Films/Lionsgate 1 $10,671 1,352 0.00%
126 Pallisades Tartan 1 $9,408 1,192 0.00%
127 Real Bean Entertainment 1 $7,137 904 0.00%
128 Brink Film 1 $6,607 837 0.00%
129 TLA Releasing 1 $5,980 757 0.00%
130 Winter Star Entertainment 1 $5,673 719 0.00%
131 Rockstone Releasing 1 $3,394 430 0.00%
132 Reel Diva Consultants 1 $2,240 283 0.00%
133 Millennium Entertainment 1 $1,981 251 0.00%
134 Seventh Art Releasing 1 $1,909 241 0.00%
135 CAVU Releasing 1 $1,780 225 0.00%
136 Eleven Arts 1 $1,226 155 0.00%
137 ArtMattan Productions 1 $245 31 0.00%
138 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $112 14 0.00%