Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2015

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,078 $39,139,001,633 6,262,138,600 16.22%
2 Adventure 632 $38,896,042,141 5,908,042,706 16.12%
3 Action 701 $30,360,581,448 4,789,688,425 12.58%
4 Drama 3,857 $29,765,743,720 4,859,355,258 12.33%
5 Thriller/Suspense 754 $15,265,318,741 2,367,589,954 6.33%
6 Romantic Comedy 478 $9,167,158,532 1,505,107,668 3.80%
7 Horror 418 $7,995,505,826 1,269,954,807 3.31%
8 Musical 131 $1,895,735,934 287,183,182 0.79%
9 Documentary 1,533 $1,869,022,125 297,480,020 0.77%
10 Black Comedy 132 $1,144,776,172 173,177,445 0.47%
11 Western 45 $809,827,040 118,394,802 0.34%
12 Concert/Performance 57 $356,396,056 49,420,045 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 22 $14,887,673 1,928,079 0.01%
14 Reality 2 $44,087 5,395 0.00%