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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 $1,884,724,845 238,875,123 17.99%
2 Paramount Pictures 19 $1,726,339,865 218,800,990 16.48%
3 Walt Disney 17 $1,465,729,693 185,770,550 13.99%
4 20th Century Fox 19 $1,391,779,577 176,397,910 13.28%
5 Sony Pictures 24 $1,284,582,783 162,811,491 12.26%
6 Universal 19 $884,242,933 112,071,338 8.44%
7 Summit Entertainment 11 $517,630,220 65,605,852 4.94%
8 Lionsgate 16 $513,854,686 65,127,329 4.90%
9 Fox Searchlight 10 $159,483,036 20,213,307 1.52%
10 Overture Films 7 $81,612,865 10,343,832 0.78%
11 Focus Features 8 $74,830,313 9,484,192 0.71%
12 CBS Films 3 $72,829,618 9,230,622 0.70%
13 Sony Pictures Classics 26 $69,491,417 8,807,516 0.66%
14 MGM 1 $50,269,859 6,371,338 0.48%
15 Weinstein Co. 8 $40,757,597 5,165,724 0.39%
16 Weinstein/Dimension 2 $40,288,743 5,106,303 0.38%
17 Miramax 2 $27,990,098 3,547,540 0.27%
18 Music Box Films 9 $25,920,889 3,285,281 0.25%
19 Paramount Vantage 3 $20,412,433 2,587,126 0.19%
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 $11,318,695 1,434,558 0.11%
23 Roadside Attractions 16 $10,113,768 1,281,839 0.10%
24 IFC Films 33 $9,602,160 1,216,988 0.09%
25 Magnolia Pictures 22 $8,667,644 1,098,549 0.08%
26 Eros Entertainment 8 $6,100,130 773,144 0.06%
27 UTV Communications 8 $5,988,725 759,023 0.06%
28 3D Entertainment 2 $5,656,423 716,910 0.05%
29 Relativity 1 $5,569,301 705,868 0.05%
30 National Geographic Entertainment 5 $4,868,058 616,989 0.05%
31 Big Pictures 3 $4,170,766 528,612 0.04%
32 Freestyle Releasing 10 $4,046,041 512,800 0.04%
33 Producers Distribution Agency 1 $3,291,250 417,141 0.03%
34 Vivendi Entertainment 1 $2,848,587 361,037 0.03%
35 B4U Movies 1 $2,276,427 288,520 0.02%
36 IMAX Films 1 $1,931,542 244,808 0.02%
37 Oscilloscope Pictures 9 $1,901,193 240,958 0.02%
38 Viva Entertainment 8 $1,639,053 207,732 0.02%
39 Zeitgeist 7 $1,546,972 196,063 0.01%
40 Slowhand Cinema 1 $1,089,445 138,079 0.01%
41 First Run Features 17 $1,087,714 137,852 0.01%
42 Shorts International 1 $1,018,169 129,045 0.01%
43 Newmarket Films 2 $960,746 121,767 0.01%
44 Five & Two Pictures 2 $955,000 121,038 0.01%
45 Kino International 7 $939,192 119,032 0.01%
46 Lorber Films 11 $847,603 107,422 0.01%
47 Hannover House 2 $798,948 101,260 0.01%
48 Reliance Big Pictures 2 $745,459 94,480 0.01%
49 GKIDS 2 $705,913 89,469 0.01%
50 Rocky Mountain Pictures 2 $560,506 71,039 0.01%
51 Gener8xion Entertainment 1 $514,522 65,211 0.00%
52 Strand 16 $511,000 64,758 0.00%
53 CanZion Films 1 $493,470 62,543 0.00%
54 Hyde Park Films 1 $493,296 62,521 0.00%
55 Cinedigm 1 $485,913 61,585 0.00%
56 Self Distributed 4 $471,471 59,754 0.00%
57 Indican Pictures 9 $468,962 59,433 0.00%
58 NeoClassics Films 2 $463,290 58,718 0.00%
59 Variance Films 8 $425,426 53,915 0.00%
60 Cinema Guild 7 $415,755 52,690 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 Abramorama Films 1 $246,078 31,188 0.00%
69 Drafthouse Films 1 $242,136 30,688 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 Janus Films 2 $154,668 19,603 0.00%
81 New Yorker 1 $151,258 19,170 0.00%
82 Area 23a 2 $122,910 15,577 0.00%
83 Rainbow Releasing 2 $122,392 15,511 0.00%
84 CFI 1 $110,594 14,016 0.00%
85 Four of a Kind Productions 1 $106,524 13,501 0.00%
86 Balcony Releasing 2 $106,436 13,489 0.00%
87 Elephant Eye Films 2 $104,284 13,216 0.00%
88 IndieVest Pictures 1 $102,645 13,009 0.00%
89 Nocturnal Features 2 $92,560 11,730 0.00%
90 Vitagraph Films 2 $85,628 10,852 0.00%
91 Film Movement 7 $84,292 10,680 0.00%
92 Mangusta Productions 2 $80,571 10,211 0.00%
93 Telepathic Studios 1 $70,066 8,880 0.00%
94 Bev Pictures 1 $69,047 8,751 0.00%
95 GR Films 1 $64,761 8,207 0.00%
96 The Film Collaborative 1 $64,158 8,131 0.00%
97 Walking Shadows 1 $54,645 6,925 0.00%
98 Shadow 4 $54,039 6,847 0.00%
99 Collective Eye 1 $41,895 5,309 0.00%
100 Regent Releasing 14 $39,473 4,996 0.00%
101 Image Entertainment 1 $39,033 4,947 0.00%
102 Morning Star Pictures 1 $31,858 4,037 0.00%
103 Icarus Films 1 $31,052 3,935 0.00%
104 GasLand Productions 1 $30,846 3,909 0.00%
105 Phase 4 Films 2 $30,178 3,823 0.00%
106 Truly Indie 1 $29,866 3,785 0.00%
107 New American Vision 1 $25,846 3,275 0.00%
108 Olive Films 4 $23,605 2,989 0.00%
109 Cabin Films 1 $22,539 2,856 0.00%
110 Alive Mind 1 $20,956 2,656 0.00%
111 People Pictures 1 $19,137 2,425 0.00%
112 The World According to Shorts 1 $15,651 1,983 0.00%
113 Artigo Ajemian Films 1 $15,628 1,980 0.00%
114 Typecast Releasing 1 $15,451 1,958 0.00%
115 MPI Media Group 1 $15,389 1,950 0.00%
116 The Film Desk 1 $13,632 1,727 0.00%
117 Cinema Purgatorio 3 $12,529 1,586 0.00%
118 Embrem Entertainment 1 $11,863 1,503 0.00%
119 The Little Film Company/Dada Films 1 $11,711 1,484 0.00%
120 Waterdog Films 1 $11,574 1,466 0.00%
121 The Kids Are Alright Productions/Variance Films 1 $11,183 1,417 0.00%
122 All Rise Films 1 $10,942 1,386 0.00%
123 CODEBLACK Films/Lionsgate 1 $10,671 1,352 0.00%
124 Pallisades Tartan 1 $9,408 1,192 0.00%
125 Real Bean Entertainment 1 $7,137 904 0.00%
126 Brink Film 1 $6,607 837 0.00%
127 TLA Releasing 1 $5,980 757 0.00%
128 Winter Star Entertainment 1 $5,673 719 0.00%
129 Rockstone Releasing 1 $3,394 430 0.00%
130 Reel Diva Consultants 1 $2,240 283 0.00%
131 Alchemy 1 $1,981 251 0.00%
132 Seventh Art Releasing 1 $1,909 241 0.00%
133 CAVU Releasing 1 $1,780 225 0.00%
134 Eleven Arts 1 $1,226 155 0.00%
135 ArtMattan Productions 1 $245 31 0.00%
136 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $112 14 0.00%