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Market Charts > Genres

Market Share for Each Genre 1995-2016

RankGenreMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Adventure 673 $42,107,017,469 6,282,208,125 21.95%
2 Comedy 2,234 $41,879,987,976 6,586,564,342 21.83%
3 Action 772 $34,738,801,233 5,317,633,239 18.11%
4 Drama 4,221 $31,907,650,652 5,114,313,939 16.63%
5 Thriller/Suspense 841 $16,476,200,697 2,508,553,932 8.59%
6 Romantic Comedy 516 $9,338,650,423 1,526,143,326 4.87%
7 Horror 450 $8,673,796,949 1,367,004,567 4.52%
8 Musical 141 $2,076,211,731 309,855,078 1.08%
9 Documentary 1,727 $1,952,626,743 304,206,652 1.02%
10 Black Comedy 150 $1,246,653,558 185,419,632 0.65%
11 Western 55 $866,989,991 125,272,378 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%