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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. 35 $1,914,180,703 242,608,456 18.22%
2 Paramount Pictures 18 $1,727,156,249 218,904,466 16.44%
3 Walt Disney 17 $1,465,778,171 185,776,694 13.95%
4 20th Century Fox 19 $1,392,779,577 176,524,661 13.26%
5 Sony Pictures 24 $1,277,755,699 161,946,222 12.16%
6 Universal 18 $885,837,281 112,273,422 8.43%
7 Summit Entertainment 11 $519,928,031 65,897,088 4.95%
8 Lionsgate 16 $513,854,686 65,127,329 4.89%
9 Fox Searchlight 10 $159,610,478 20,229,464 1.52%
10 Overture Films 7 $81,612,865 10,343,835 0.78%
11 Focus Features 8 $74,830,313 9,484,192 0.71%
12 CBS Films 3 $72,829,618 9,230,622 0.69%
13 Sony Pictures Classics 26 $67,356,802 8,536,968 0.64%
14 MGM 2 $50,280,537 6,372,691 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 Paramount Vantage 3 $20,433,287 2,589,770 0.19%
19 Music Box Films 8 $15,359,665 1,946,723 0.15%
20 Apparition 4 $12,840,057 1,627,382 0.12%
21 Samuel Goldwyn Films 8 $12,315,605 1,560,909 0.12%
22 Anchor Bay Entertainment 7 $11,547,596 1,463,571 0.11%
23 Alliance Films 1 $10,561,224 1,338,558 0.10%
24 Roadside Attractions 16 $10,113,420 1,281,794 0.10%
25 IFC Films 34 $9,347,689 1,184,735 0.09%
26 National Geographic Entertainment 5 $9,070,056 1,149,561 0.09%
27 Magnolia Pictures 23 $8,692,474 1,101,696 0.08%
28 Eros Entertainment 8 $6,100,130 773,144 0.06%
29 UTV Communications 8 $5,988,725 759,023 0.06%
30 Relativity 1 $5,569,301 705,868 0.05%
31 IMAX Films 3 $4,549,480 576,612 0.04%
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 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 First Run Features 17 $1,124,589 142,525 0.01%
41 Slowhand Cinema 1 $1,089,445 138,079 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 Indican Pictures 10 $613,313 77,729 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 $510,720 64,723 0.00%
54 CanZion Films 1 $493,470 62,543 0.00%
55 Hyde Park Films 1 $493,296 62,521 0.00%
56 Cinedigm 1 $485,913 61,585 0.00%
57 3D Entertainment 1 $458,309 58,087 0.00%
58 Variance Films 8 $425,426 53,915 0.00%
59 Cinema Guild 7 $415,755 52,690 0.00%
60 Arthouse Films 3 $386,261 48,954 0.00%
61 Paladin 6 $376,699 47,740 0.00%
62 Self Distributed 4 $365,557 46,329 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 Janus Films 6 $295,453 37,444 0.00%
68 First Look 1 $269,021 34,096 0.00%
69 Abramorama Films 1 $246,078 31,188 0.00%
70 Drafthouse Films 1 $242,136 30,688 0.00%
71 Magnet Pictures 1 $237,301 30,076 0.00%
72 New Films Cinema 2 $236,442 29,966 0.00%
73 Cinema Libre 3 $216,374 27,423 0.00%
74 International Film Circuit 4 $214,275 27,155 0.00%
75 7-57 Releasing 1 $210,625 26,695 0.00%
76 Zipporah 2 $186,373 23,620 0.00%
77 Monterey Media 5 $186,219 23,599 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 2 $151,645 19,219 0.00%
81 Area 23a 2 $122,910 15,577 0.00%
82 Rainbow Releasing 2 $122,392 15,511 0.00%
83 The Film Desk 6 $116,237 14,728 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 Film Movement 8 $95,575 12,110 0.00%
90 Vitagraph Films 2 $95,024 12,043 0.00%
91 Nocturnal Features 2 $92,560 11,730 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 Eleven Arts 1 $54,473 6,904 0.00%
99 Shadow 4 $53,344 6,759 0.00%
100 Regent Releasing 14 $43,819 5,547 0.00%
101 Collective Eye 1 $41,895 5,309 0.00%
102 United Artists 1 $40,249 5,101 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 Artigo Ajemian Films 1 $28,336 3,591 0.00%
110 New American Vision 1 $25,846 3,275 0.00%
111 Olive Films 4 $23,605 2,989 0.00%
112 Cabin Films 1 $22,539 2,856 0.00%
113 Alive Mind 1 $20,956 2,656 0.00%
114 People Pictures 1 $19,137 2,425 0.00%
115 New World 1 $18,675 2,366 0.00%
116 The World According to Shorts 1 $15,651 1,983 0.00%
117 Typecast Releasing 1 $15,451 1,958 0.00%
118 MPI Media Group 1 $15,389 1,950 0.00%
119 Cinema Purgatorio 3 $12,529 1,586 0.00%
120 Embrem Entertainment 1 $11,863 1,503 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 Alchemy 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 ArtMattan Productions 1 $245 31 0.00%
137 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $112 14 0.00%