Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,108 $39,776,397,660 6,339,778,442 16.27%
2 Adventure 631 $39,187,607,591 5,943,813,307 16.03%
3 Action 714 $31,597,224,339 4,941,076,443 12.92%
4 Drama 3,908 $30,517,186,759 4,951,060,562 12.48%
5 Thriller/Suspense 767 $15,319,493,544 2,374,215,346 6.27%
6 Romantic Comedy 490 $9,226,499,786 1,512,366,607 3.77%
7 Horror 426 $8,093,437,202 1,281,983,971 3.31%
8 Documentary 1,559 $1,903,946,089 298,725,215 0.78%
9 Musical 130 $1,901,040,977 287,874,539 0.78%
10 Black Comedy 134 $1,154,312,591 174,360,220 0.47%
11 Western 48 $810,468,429 118,522,289 0.33%
12 Concert/Performance 52 $355,145,994 49,262,409 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 25 $17,634,411 2,285,326 0.01%
14 Reality 3 $398,840 48,816 0.00%