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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,147 $40,705,738,488 6,448,978,277 16.43%
2 Adventure 639 $39,795,576,825 6,015,211,971 16.06%
3 Action 728 $32,865,442,358 5,088,738,386 13.26%
4 Drama 3,958 $30,823,381,279 4,984,187,543 12.44%
5 Thriller/Suspense 779 $15,365,517,457 2,379,258,011 6.20%
6 Romantic Comedy 495 $9,233,538,166 1,513,035,559 3.73%
7 Horror 435 $8,200,408,199 1,294,432,304 3.31%
8 Documentary 1,596 $1,913,289,432 299,729,292 0.77%
9 Musical 130 $1,901,046,400 287,726,557 0.77%
10 Black Comedy 138 $1,161,964,871 175,224,630 0.47%
11 Western 49 $810,612,068 118,538,558 0.33%
12 Concert/Performance 52 $355,145,994 49,262,409 0.14%
13 Multiple Genres 25 $17,634,411 2,278,270 0.01%
14 Reality 3 $398,840 47,699 0.00%