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Market Share for Each Distributor in 2011

Note: This chart ranks distributors by the amount they earned at the domestic box office during 2011. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2011. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2010 will most likely earn money in 2010 and 2011.

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 2011.

Top Grossing Distributors of 2011

RankDistributorMovies2011 GrossTicketsShare
1 Paramount Pictures 23 $1,966,886,567 248,031,092 19.31%
2 Warner Bros. 34 $1,829,903,300 230,757,035 17.96%
3 Sony Pictures 28 $1,269,699,105 160,113,366 12.46%
4 Walt Disney 18 $1,240,853,569 156,475,850 12.18%
5 Universal 18 $1,025,035,016 129,260,406 10.06%
6 20th Century Fox 19 $982,812,355 123,935,984 9.65%
7 Summit Entertainment 10 $413,517,615 52,145,974 4.06%
8 Relativity 9 $228,217,282 28,778,971 2.24%
9 Weinstein Co. 15 $215,119,000 27,127,230 2.11%
10 Lionsgate 12 $183,395,606 23,126,804 1.80%
11 Fox Searchlight 13 $147,300,020 18,575,032 1.45%
12 Focus Features 9 $127,197,590 16,040,044 1.25%
13 FilmDistrict 5 $126,047,836 15,895,058 1.24%
14 Sony Pictures Classics 23 $90,312,845 11,388,744 0.89%
15 Weinstein/Dimension 2 $76,717,304 9,674,313 0.75%
16 CBS Films 3 $57,370,219 7,234,579 0.56%
17 Roadside Attractions 14 $27,777,759 3,502,863 0.27%
18 Open Road 1 $25,124,986 3,168,346 0.25%
19 IFC Films 43 $17,512,773 2,208,416 0.17%
20 Eros Entertainment 11 $10,949,129 1,380,716 0.11%
21 Codeblack Entertainment 1 $7,706,436 971,807 0.08%
22 Samuel Goldwyn Films 11 $7,232,406 912,025 0.07%
23 Magnolia Pictures 21 $6,802,884 857,857 0.07%
24 Alliance Films 5 $6,585,020 830,391 0.06%
25 Reliance Big Pictures 5 $6,554,416 826,532 0.06%
26 Rocky Mountain Pictures 2 $5,160,512 650,757 0.05%
27 Seville 4 $4,972,335 627,025 0.05%
28 3D Entertainment 1 $4,465,060 563,059 0.04%
29 Visio Entertainment 1 $4,367,448 550,750 0.04%
30 Producers Distribution Agency 1 $4,170,058 525,858 0.04%
31 Music Box Films 15 $4,066,801 512,832 0.04%
32 Entertainment One 4 $3,800,720 479,282 0.04%
33 UTV Communications 9 $3,385,179 426,877 0.03%
34 Newmarket Films 1 $2,719,296 342,912 0.03%
35 IMAX Films 3 $2,523,115 318,171 0.02%
36 National Geographic Entertainment 8 $2,369,522 298,800 0.02%
37 New Line 3 $2,351,767 296,567 0.02%
38 Zeitgeist 6 $2,253,186 284,132 0.02%
39 Quaker Media 1 $1,891,936 238,579 0.02%
40 Paladin 5 $1,739,188 219,315 0.02%
41 Anchor Bay Entertainment 9 $1,616,345 203,822 0.02%
42 Freestyle Releasing 7 $1,551,841 195,688 0.02%
43 International Film Circuit 6 $1,504,765 189,752 0.01%
44 Oscilloscope Pictures 10 $1,394,899 175,896 0.01%
45 Shorts International 1 $1,352,152 170,510 0.01%
46 Omin/Freestyle 1 $1,186,538 149,626 0.01%
47 Viva Entertainment 4 $1,162,135 146,547 0.01%
48 Variance Films 16 $1,112,325 140,261 0.01%
49 Smodshow Productions 1 $1,065,429 134,354 0.01%
50 First Run Features 17 $1,046,065 131,903 0.01%
51 Mongrel Media 3 $1,030,188 129,909 0.01%
52 Sony/Screen Gems 1 $1,024,175 129,151 0.01%
53 Magnet Pictures 7 $767,035 96,722 0.01%
54 China Lion Film Distribution 9 $720,240 90,820 0.01%
55 ATO Pictures 1 $655,802 82,698 0.01%
56 Tachyon 1 $644,010 81,211 0.01%
57 Kino International 5 $610,924 77,037 0.01%
58 Indomina Releasing 3 $575,628 72,588 0.01%
59 Vitagraph Films 1 $558,132 70,382 0.01%
60 Abramorama Films 2 $526,187 66,353 0.01%
61 Nocturnal Features 4 $506,765 63,903 0.00%
62 Strand 14 $504,383 63,597 0.00%
63 Yash Raj Films 1 $496,172 62,568 0.00%
64 Arts Alliance America 1 $471,334 59,436 0.00%
65 Janus Films 2 $428,356 54,017 0.00%
66 Hannover House 3 $423,849 53,447 0.00%
67 CanZion Films 1 $422,032 53,219 0.00%
68 Wrekin Hill Entertainment 1 $382,946 48,290 0.00%
69 Peace Film LLC 1 $362,239 45,679 0.00%
70 Lorber Films 12 $345,300 43,539 0.00%
71 Pantelion Films 2 $341,431 43,055 0.00%
72 Cinema Guild 6 $341,250 43,030 0.00%
73 Self Distributed 5 $331,542 41,807 0.00%
74 The Bubble Factory 1 $327,000 41,235 0.00%
75 Kino Lorber 5 $314,102 39,607 0.00%
76 Screen Media Films 3 $304,865 38,443 0.00%
77 Alive Mind 4 $285,794 36,038 0.00%
78 TriBeca Films 4 $267,619 33,745 0.00%
79 Image Entertainment 4 $263,114 33,178 0.00%
80 Submarine Deluxe 1 $236,939 29,878 0.00%
81 Rialto Pictures 4 $218,712 27,578 0.00%
82 Moriah Films 1 $212,601 26,809 0.00%
83 Alchemy 3 $203,903 25,711 0.00%
84 Collective Eye 1 $203,100 25,611 0.00%
85 Eleven Arts 2 $195,667 24,673 0.00%
86 Motion Film Group 1 $148,994 18,788 0.00%
87 Icarus Films 1 $142,285 17,942 0.00%
88 Dada Films 2 $137,042 17,280 0.00%
89 Rocket Releasing 2 $134,259 16,929 0.00%
90 Cinema Purgatorio 4 $128,167 16,160 0.00%
91 New Yorker 2 $127,443 16,070 0.00%
92 Phase 4 Films 4 $122,831 15,488 0.00%
93 The Film Desk 8 $121,296 15,292 0.00%
94 Insurgent Media 1 $116,037 14,632 0.00%
95 Film Movement 8 $109,305 13,781 0.00%
96 Cinedigm 2 $107,845 13,599 0.00%
97 Motion Pictures Film and Television 1 $102,541 12,930 0.00%
98 Monterey Media 4 $98,748 12,450 0.00%
99 Balcony Releasing 2 $95,880 12,090 0.00%
100 Full Moon Features 1 $91,260 11,508 0.00%
101 Truly Indie 3 $85,641 10,799 0.00%
102 Arthouse Films 1 $85,262 10,751 0.00%
103 GKIDS 2 $79,534 10,028 0.00%
104 ARC Entertainment 2 $68,647 8,655 0.00%
105 Drafthouse Films 1 $67,871 8,558 0.00%
106 Rainbow Releasing 1 $61,908 7,806 0.00%
107 Alliance Vivafilm 1 $61,337 7,734 0.00%
108 Life Sentence Films/m Tuckman Media 1 $60,291 7,602 0.00%
109 Argot Pictures 3 $55,932 7,052 0.00%
110 Kristin Marie Productions 1 $53,256 6,715 0.00%
111 Indican Pictures 5 $53,204 6,705 0.00%
112 Long Shot Factory 1 $51,742 6,524 0.00%
113 Five & Two Pictures 1 $47,362 5,972 0.00%
114 Faulkner-McLean Entertainment 1 $47,009 5,927 0.00%
115 Miramax 1 $46,310 5,839 0.00%
116 The Film Collaborative 1 $44,462 5,606 0.00%
117 B.D. Fox Independent 1 $41,914 5,285 0.00%
118 CJ Entertainment 1 $40,685 5,130 0.00%
119 Shotown Pictures 1 $40,508 5,108 0.00%
120 108 Pics 1 $38,261 4,824 0.00%
121 Corinth Films 2 $37,777 4,763 0.00%
122 Skylight Pictures 1 $36,738 4,632 0.00%
123 Docurama 1 $34,637 4,367 0.00%
124 Cohen Media Group 1 $28,850 3,638 0.00%
125 Monica Beach Media 1 $27,000 3,404 0.00%
126 The World According to Shorts 1 $22,731 2,866 0.00%
127 Film Forum 1 $20,654 2,605 0.00%
128 Olive Films 1 $19,631 2,475 0.00%
129 Rooftop Films 1 $17,981 2,267 0.00%
130 Check Entertainment Distribution 1 $17,107 2,157 0.00%
131 Westchester Films 1 $16,284 2,053 0.00%
132 Maya Releasing 1 $13,826 1,743 0.00%
133 FilmDemic 1 $12,620 1,591 0.00%
134 Fisher-Klingenstein Films 1 $12,139 1,530 0.00%
135 Kino Classics 1 $10,600 1,336 0.00%
136 CAVU Releasing 1 $9,217 1,162 0.00%
137 Zipporah 1 $6,898 869 0.00%
138 Cinema Libre 2 $5,517 694 0.00%
139 Hiltz Squared 1 $5,303 668 0.00%
140 ArtMattan Productions 1 $4,726 595 0.00%
141 IFC Midnight 1 $4,373 551 0.00%
142 Humble Pie Films 1 $4,227 533 0.00%
143 The Nobility Project 1 $4,000 504 0.00%
144 Plastic Age Productions 1 $3,632 458 0.00%
145 MGM 1 $3,244 409 0.00%
146 Midwest Movies 1 $3,140 395 0.00%
147 Afterlight Pictures 1 $2,760 348 0.00%
148 Eammon Films 1 $2,300 290 0.00%
149 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $1,938 244 0.00%
150 New World 1 $1,650 208 0.00%
151 Embrem Entertainment 1 $1,441 181 0.00%