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Market Share for Each Creative Type in 2015

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Note: This chart ranks creative types by the amount they earned at the domestic box office during 2015. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2015. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2014 will most likely earn money in 2014 and 2015.

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.

Top Grossing Creative Types of 2015

RankCreative TypeMovies2015 GrossTicketsShare
1 Contemporary Fiction 402 $3,584,462,424 425,202,935 31.76%
2 Science Fiction 39 $2,894,464,227 343,352,794 25.64%
3 Kids Fiction 19 $1,637,457,850 194,241,729 14.51%
4 Dramatization 50 $1,062,280,965 126,011,949 9.41%
5 Fantasy 55 $1,026,102,845 121,720,355 9.09%
6 Super Hero 5 $706,763,225 83,839,051 6.26%
7 Historical Fiction 84 $306,199,920 36,322,607 2.71%
8 Factual 145 $67,257,856 7,978,326 0.60%
9 Multiple Creative Types 1 $2,412,493 286,179 0.02%