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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2016

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,205 $41,512,959,359 6,542,948,281 22.02%
2 Adventure 663 $41,135,352,032 6,166,055,486 21.82%
3 Action 758 $33,395,479,503 5,158,038,782 17.71%
4 Drama 4,141 $31,606,313,385 5,078,482,248 16.76%
5 Thriller/Suspense 829 $16,351,958,648 2,493,801,746 8.67%
6 Romantic Comedy 502 $9,241,026,370 1,514,427,906 4.90%
7 Horror 445 $8,632,166,324 1,362,050,630 4.58%
8 Musical 138 $2,072,946,926 309,467,795 1.10%
9 Documentary 1,680 $1,944,165,298 303,346,172 1.03%
10 Black Comedy 147 $1,218,654,282 182,098,248 0.65%
11 Western 55 $865,763,896 125,126,934 0.46%
12 Concert/Performance 53 $356,868,630 49,470,624 0.19%
13 Multiple Genres 28 $19,016,049 2,441,139 0.01%
14 Reality 4 $621,696 73,810 0.00%