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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2016

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Adventure 670 $41,834,228,189 6,248,958,940 21.92%
2 Comedy 2,227 $41,783,589,428 6,575,051,498 21.89%
3 Action 767 $34,260,223,235 5,260,618,104 17.95%
4 Drama 4,205 $31,886,258,349 5,111,690,574 16.71%
5 Thriller/Suspense 836 $16,437,935,629 2,504,000,968 8.61%
6 Romantic Comedy 513 $9,302,793,612 1,521,754,976 4.87%
7 Horror 449 $8,660,812,684 1,365,448,772 4.54%
8 Musical 141 $2,073,681,970 309,554,987 1.09%
9 Documentary 1,712 $1,949,849,093 303,876,945 1.02%
10 Black Comedy 149 $1,224,895,614 182,838,619 0.64%
11 Western 55 $866,989,790 125,272,355 0.45%
12 Concert/Performance 55 $360,339,530 49,882,355 0.19%
13 Multiple Genres 30 $20,641,473 2,633,951 0.01%
14 Reality 4 $621,696 73,810 0.00%