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 $1,966,611,008 247,996,335 19.31%
2 Warner Bros. 36 $1,840,928,202 232,147,298 18.07%
3 Sony Pictures 29 $1,279,404,750 161,337,283 12.56%
4 Walt Disney 18 $1,240,707,455 156,457,425 12.18%
5 Universal 18 $1,016,679,396 128,206,724 9.98%
6 20th Century Fox 19 $985,526,643 124,278,254 9.67%
7 Summit Entertainment 10 $417,170,774 52,606,650 4.10%
8 Relativity 9 $228,313,164 28,791,062 2.24%
9 Weinstein Co. 15 $213,172,840 26,881,812 2.09%
10 Lionsgate 12 $183,289,117 23,113,376 1.80%
11 Fox Searchlight 13 $143,086,357 18,043,671 1.40%
12 Focus Features 9 $127,863,595 16,124,029 1.26%
13 FilmDistrict 5 $126,079,416 15,899,041 1.24%
14 Sony Pictures Classics 24 $83,878,044 10,577,295 0.82%
15 Weinstein/Dimension 2 $76,717,304 9,674,313 0.75%
16 CBS Films 3 $57,337,488 7,230,452 0.56%
17 Roadside Attractions 15 $30,622,874 3,861,643 0.30%
18 Open Road 1 $25,124,986 3,168,346 0.25%
19 IFC Films 47 $17,490,098 2,205,540 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 $7,197,530 907,627 0.07%
23 Magnolia Pictures 21 $6,859,721 865,024 0.07%
24 Reliance Big Pictures 5 $6,795,521 856,937 0.07%
25 Music Box Films 17 $5,612,699 707,772 0.06%
26 Rocky Mountain Pictures 2 $5,160,512 650,757 0.05%
27 New Line 3 $4,573,844 576,776 0.04%
28 Visio Entertainment 1 $4,367,448 550,750 0.04%
29 Producers Distribution Agency 1 $4,211,132 531,038 0.04%
30 Entertainment One 2 $3,456,122 435,828 0.03%
31 UTV Communications 9 $3,357,350 423,368 0.03%
32 Alliance Films 2 $3,056,616 385,448 0.03%
33 National Geographic Entertainment 8 $2,989,802 377,020 0.03%
34 Newmarket Films 1 $2,719,296 342,912 0.03%
35 Zeitgeist 6 $2,251,273 283,890 0.02%
36 IMAX Films 1 $2,206,496 278,246 0.02%
37 Quaker Media 1 $1,891,936 238,579 0.02%
38 Paladin 6 $1,764,103 222,457 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 $1,377,703 173,728 0.01%
43 Shorts International 1 $1,352,152 170,510 0.01%
44 Strand 15 $1,235,987 155,854 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 $1,112,469 140,279 0.01%
48 Smodshow Productions 1 $1,065,429 134,354 0.01%
49 First Run Features 17 $1,037,110 130,774 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 $609,331 76,836 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 Janus Films 2 $507,927 64,051 0.00%
61 Nocturnal Features 4 $506,765 63,903 0.00%
62 Yash Raj Films 1 $496,172 62,568 0.00%
63 Arts Alliance America 1 $471,334 59,436 0.00%
64 Hannover House 3 $423,849 53,447 0.00%
65 CanZion Films 1 $421,297 53,126 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 $344,189 43,398 0.00%
69 Pantelion Films 2 $341,431 43,055 0.00%
70 Cinema Guild 6 $335,628 42,321 0.00%
71 The Bubble Factory 1 $327,000 41,235 0.00%
72 Kino Lorber 5 $317,838 40,078 0.00%
73 Screen Media Films 3 $304,865 38,443 0.00%
74 Alive Mind 4 $292,607 36,897 0.00%
75 Image Entertainment 4 $263,114 33,178 0.00%
76 Submarine Deluxe 1 $253,183 31,927 0.00%
77 Self Distributed 4 $214,844 27,091 0.00%
78 Alchemy 3 $203,903 25,711 0.00%
79 Collective Eye 1 $203,100 25,611 0.00%
80 Five & Two Pictures 2 $199,314 25,133 0.00%
81 TriBeca Films 4 $155,532 19,611 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 $137,889 17,387 0.00%
86 Rocket Releasing 2 $134,259 16,929 0.00%
87 Cinema Purgatorio 4 $128,167 16,160 0.00%
88 Phase 4 Films 4 $124,487 15,697 0.00%
89 New Yorker 2 $123,801 15,611 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 The Film Desk 3 $75,717 9,547 0.00%
100 GKIDS 2 $75,673 9,542 0.00%
101 ARC Entertainment 2 $68,647 8,655 0.00%
102 Eleven Arts 1 $62,027 7,821 0.00%
103 Drafthouse Films 1 $61,298 7,729 0.00%
104 Rainbow Releasing 1 $60,319 7,606 0.00%
105 Life Sentence Films/m Tuckman Media 1 $60,291 7,602 0.00%
106 Long Shot Factory 1 $58,248 7,345 0.00%
107 Argot Pictures 3 $55,932 7,052 0.00%
108 Kristin Marie Productions 1 $53,256 6,715 0.00%
109 Indican Pictures 5 $53,204 6,705 0.00%
110 Faulkner-McLean Entertainment 1 $47,009 5,927 0.00%
111 The Film Collaborative 1 $44,462 5,606 0.00%
112 Rialto Pictures 1 $43,184 5,445 0.00%
113 B.D. Fox Independant 1 $41,914 5,285 0.00%
114 Miramax 1 $40,689 5,131 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 $20,778 2,620 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 Seventh Art Releasing 1 $3,178 401 0.00%
140 Midwest Movies 1 $3,140 395 0.00%
141 Afterlight Pictures 1 $2,760 348 0.00%
142 Monica Beach Media 1 $2,700 340 0.00%
143 Eammon Films 1 $2,300 290 0.00%
144 IFC Midnight 1 $2,270 286 0.00%
145 Driving With Our Eyes Shut 1 $1,938 244 0.00%
146 Embrem Entertainment 1 $1,294 163 0.00%