Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2014

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,919 $56,010,399,604 11,701,129,698 23.51%
2 Adventure 795 $44,061,945,167 8,619,911,001 18.50%
3 Drama 4,549 $39,821,559,184 9,795,640,519 16.72%
4 Action 1,076 $39,546,893,144 7,672,409,463 16.60%
5 Thriller/Suspense 945 $18,614,230,978 3,610,992,260 7.81%
6 Horror 609 $10,729,842,295 2,254,512,028 4.50%
7 Romantic Comedy 553 $10,521,331,488 2,017,858,529 4.42%
8 Musical 199 $3,791,779,676 2,832,715,803 1.59%
9 Documentary 1,497 $2,106,038,341 402,169,269 0.88%
10 Western 98 $1,919,217,650 680,735,563 0.81%
11 Black Comedy 141 $1,289,860,615 215,892,844 0.54%
12 Concert/Performance 69 $490,468,382 87,785,793 0.21%
13 Multiple Genres 24 $23,025,952 8,809,969 0.01%