Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2014

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Comedy 2,034 $38,867,099,918 6,228,053,790 16.25%
2 Adventure 613 $38,321,304,317 5,836,821,353 16.02%
3 Action 690 $30,273,723,185 4,778,420,134 12.66%
4 Drama 3,760 $28,921,165,646 4,742,956,361 12.09%
5 Thriller/Suspense 740 $15,020,268,459 2,337,194,881 6.28%
6 Romantic Comedy 477 $9,166,839,499 1,505,020,949 3.83%
7 Horror 409 $7,963,949,072 1,265,925,786 3.33%
8 Documentary 1,492 $1,863,068,529 293,688,817 0.78%
9 Musical 126 $1,686,895,121 261,586,713 0.71%
10 Black Comedy 126 $1,126,223,799 170,862,294 0.47%
11 Western 44 $807,634,467 118,051,462 0.34%
12 Concert/Performance 55 $355,771,025 49,312,359 0.15%
13 Multiple Genres 23 $14,122,009 1,834,405 0.01%
14 Reality 1 $16,826 2,062 0.00%