Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2014

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,032 $38,756,876,086 6,214,545,971 16.26%
2 Adventure 611 $38,032,169,656 5,801,388,186 15.95%
3 Action 688 $30,238,222,058 4,774,069,506 12.68%
4 Drama 3,745 $28,846,842,929 4,733,848,194 12.10%
5 Thriller/Suspense 736 $14,807,944,382 2,311,174,776 6.21%
6 Romantic Comedy 476 $9,166,216,443 1,504,944,595 3.84%
7 Horror 406 $7,932,152,077 1,262,029,098 3.33%
8 Documentary 1,482 $1,858,612,775 293,142,775 0.78%
9 Musical 125 $1,686,865,984 261,583,143 0.71%
10 Black Comedy 126 $1,113,570,228 169,311,612 0.47%
11 Western 43 $807,433,041 118,026,778 0.34%
12 Concert/Performance 54 $355,601,109 49,291,536 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 22 $12,209,746 1,600,060 0.01%
14 Reality 1 $8,657 1,060 0.00%