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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 $1,952,123,191 246,169,371 19.25%
2 Warner Bros. 34 $1,821,239,108 229,664,437 17.96%
3 Sony Pictures 28 $1,269,699,105 160,113,366 12.52%
4 Walt Disney 18 $1,240,853,569 156,475,850 12.23%
5 Universal 18 $1,024,206,106 129,155,867 10.10%
6 20th Century Fox 19 $973,399,331 122,748,960 9.60%
7 Summit Entertainment 10 $413,517,615 52,145,974 4.08%
8 Relativity 9 $228,213,647 28,778,513 2.25%
9 Weinstein Co. 15 $215,119,000 27,127,230 2.12%
10 Lionsgate 12 $183,395,606 23,126,804 1.81%
11 Fox Searchlight 13 $146,400,843 18,461,639 1.44%
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 24 $90,508,437 11,413,409 0.89%
15 Weinstein/Dimension 2 $76,717,304 9,674,313 0.76%
16 CBS Films 3 $57,370,219 7,234,579 0.57%
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 45 $17,429,521 2,197,899 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 $6,802,459 857,804 0.07%
24 Reliance Big Pictures 5 $6,554,416 826,532 0.06%
25 Music Box Films 17 $5,629,983 709,953 0.06%
26 Rocky Mountain Pictures 2 $5,160,512 650,757 0.05%
27 New Line 3 $4,573,844 576,776 0.05%
28 Visio Entertainment 1 $4,367,448 550,750 0.04%
29 Producers Distribution Agency 1 $4,170,058 525,858 0.04%
30 Entertainment One 2 $3,456,122 435,828 0.03%
31 UTV Communications 9 $3,385,179 426,877 0.03%
32 Alliance Films 2 $3,056,616 385,448 0.03%
33 Newmarket Films 1 $2,719,296 342,912 0.03%
34 National Geographic Entertainment 8 $2,369,522 298,800 0.02%
35 Zeitgeist 6 $2,253,186 284,132 0.02%
36 IMAX Films 1 $2,167,258 273,298 0.02%
37 Quaker Media 1 $1,891,936 238,579 0.02%
38 Paladin 6 $1,763,733 222,410 0.02%
39 Anchor Bay Entertainment 9 $1,616,345 203,822 0.02%
40 Freestyle Releasing 7 $1,551,841 195,688 0.02%
41 International Film Circuit 6 $1,504,765 189,752 0.01%
42 Oscilloscope Pictures 10 $1,394,899 175,896 0.01%
43 Shorts International 1 $1,352,152 170,510 0.01%
44 Strand 15 $1,237,677 156,067 0.01%
45 Omin/Freestyle 1 $1,186,538 149,626 0.01%
46 Viva Entertainment 4 $1,162,135 146,547 0.01%
47 Variance Films 16 $1,112,325 140,261 0.01%
48 Smodshow Productions 1 $1,065,429 134,354 0.01%
49 First Run Features 17 $1,046,065 131,903 0.01%
50 Sony/Screen Gems 1 $1,024,175 129,151 0.01%
51 Magnet Pictures 7 $767,035 96,722 0.01%
52 NeoClassics Films 1 $755,668 95,292 0.01%
53 China Lion Film Distribution 9 $720,240 90,820 0.01%
54 ATO Pictures 1 $655,802 82,698 0.01%
55 Tachyon 1 $644,010 81,211 0.01%
56 Kino International 5 $610,924 77,037 0.01%
57 Indomina Releasing 3 $575,628 72,588 0.01%
58 Vitagraph Films 1 $558,132 70,382 0.01%
59 Abramorama Films 2 $526,187 66,353 0.01%
60 Nocturnal Features 4 $506,765 63,903 0.00%
61 Yash Raj Films 1 $496,172 62,568 0.00%
62 Arts Alliance America 1 $471,334 59,436 0.00%
63 Janus Films 2 $428,356 54,017 0.00%
64 Hannover House 3 $423,849 53,447 0.00%
65 CanZion Films 1 $422,032 53,219 0.00%
66 Wrekin Hill Entertainment 1 $382,946 48,290 0.00%
67 Peace Film LLC 1 $362,239 45,679 0.00%
68 Lorber Films 12 $345,300 43,539 0.00%
69 Pantelion Films 2 $341,431 43,055 0.00%
70 Cinema Guild 6 $341,250 43,030 0.00%
71 The Bubble Factory 1 $327,000 41,235 0.00%
72 Kino Lorber 5 $314,102 39,607 0.00%
73 Screen Media Films 3 $304,865 38,443 0.00%
74 Alive Mind 4 $285,794 36,038 0.00%
75 TriBeca Films 4 $267,619 33,745 0.00%
76 Image Entertainment 4 $263,114 33,178 0.00%
77 Submarine Deluxe 1 $236,939 29,878 0.00%
78 Self Distributed 4 $214,844 27,091 0.00%
79 Alchemy 3 $203,903 25,711 0.00%
80 Collective Eye 1 $203,100 25,611 0.00%
81 Five & Two Pictures 2 $199,314 25,133 0.00%
82 Area 23a 1 $150,886 19,027 0.00%
83 Motion Film Group 1 $148,994 18,788 0.00%
84 Icarus Films 1 $142,285 17,942 0.00%
85 Dada Films 2 $137,042 17,280 0.00%
86 Rocket Releasing 2 $134,259 16,929 0.00%
87 Cinema Purgatorio 4 $128,167 16,160 0.00%
88 New Yorker 2 $127,443 16,070 0.00%
89 Phase 4 Films 4 $122,831 15,488 0.00%
90 Insurgent Media 1 $116,037 14,632 0.00%
91 Film Movement 8 $109,305 13,781 0.00%
92 Cinedigm 2 $107,845 13,599 0.00%
93 Motion Pictures Film and Television 1 $102,541 12,930 0.00%
94 Monterey Media 4 $98,748 12,450 0.00%
95 Balcony Releasing 2 $95,880 12,090 0.00%
96 Full Moon Features 1 $91,260 11,508 0.00%
97 Truly Indie 3 $85,641 10,799 0.00%
98 Arthouse Films 1 $85,262 10,751 0.00%
99 GKIDS 2 $79,534 10,028 0.00%
100 The Film Desk 3 $75,717 9,547 0.00%
101 ARC Entertainment 2 $68,647 8,655 0.00%
102 Drafthouse Films 1 $67,871 8,558 0.00%
103 Eleven Arts 1 $62,027 7,821 0.00%
104 Rainbow Releasing 1 $61,908 7,806 0.00%
105 Life Sentence Films/m Tuckman Media 1 $60,291 7,602 0.00%
106 Argot Pictures 3 $55,932 7,052 0.00%
107 Kristin Marie Productions 1 $53,256 6,715 0.00%
108 Indican Pictures 5 $53,204 6,705 0.00%
109 Long Shot Factory 1 $51,742 6,524 0.00%
110 Faulkner-McLean Entertainment 1 $47,009 5,927 0.00%
111 Miramax 1 $46,310 5,839 0.00%
112 The Film Collaborative 1 $44,462 5,606 0.00%
113 Rialto Pictures 1 $43,184 5,445 0.00%
114 B.D. Fox Independant 1 $41,914 5,285 0.00%
115 CJ Entertainment 1 $40,685 5,130 0.00%
116 Shotown Pictures 1 $40,508 5,108 0.00%
117 108 Pics 1 $38,261 4,824 0.00%
118 Corinth Films 2 $37,777 4,763 0.00%
119 Skylight Pictures 1 $36,738 4,632 0.00%
120 Docurama 1 $34,637 4,367 0.00%
121 Cohen Media Group 1 $28,850 3,638 0.00%
122 The World According to Shorts 1 $22,731 2,866 0.00%
123 Olive Films 1 $19,631 2,475 0.00%
124 Rooftop Films 1 $17,981 2,267 0.00%
125 Check Entertainment Distribution 1 $17,107 2,157 0.00%
126 Westchester Films 1 $16,284 2,053 0.00%
127 Maya Releasing 1 $13,826 1,743 0.00%
128 FilmDemic 1 $12,620 1,591 0.00%
129 Fisher-Klingenstein Films 1 $12,139 1,530 0.00%
130 Kino Classics 1 $10,600 1,336 0.00%
131 CAVU Releasing 1 $9,217 1,162 0.00%
132 Zipporah 1 $6,898 869 0.00%
133 Cinema Libre 2 $5,517 694 0.00%
134 Hiltz Squared 1 $5,303 668 0.00%
135 ArtMattan Productions 1 $4,726 595 0.00%
136 Humble Pie Films 1 $4,227 533 0.00%
137 The Nobility Project 1 $4,000 504 0.00%
138 Plastic Age Productions 1 $3,632 458 0.00%
139 Midwest Movies 1 $3,140 395 0.00%
140 Afterlight Pictures 1 $2,760 348 0.00%
141 Monica Beach Media 1 $2,700 340 0.00%
142 Eammon Films 1 $2,300 290 0.00%
143 IFC Midnight 1 $2,270 286 0.00%
144 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $1,938 244 0.00%
145 Embrem Entertainment 1 $1,441 181 0.00%