Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2015

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,505 $81,762,045,940 13,229,496,007 33.77%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,572 $39,005,713,699 6,140,813,296 16.11%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 148 $12,446,329,882 1,767,903,325 5.14%
4 Remake 274 $10,201,481,087 1,648,579,284 4.21%
5 Based on TV 193 $9,644,197,808 1,508,048,754 3.98%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,041 $8,844,515,645 1,383,040,887 3.65%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 114 $4,136,297,632 597,266,850 1.71%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 53 $2,212,074,823 309,840,161 0.91%
9 Based on Play 211 $1,892,251,323 300,263,339 0.78%
10 Spin-Off 25 $1,611,486,727 219,811,453 0.67%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.57%
12 Based on Game 34 $1,043,151,974 163,791,874 0.43%
13 Based on Religious Text 23 $784,991,439 122,880,557 0.32%
14 Based on Musical or Opera 31 $706,648,249 111,992,971 0.29%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,551,174 0.24%
16 Based on Short Film 28 $552,413,857 84,563,681 0.23%
17 Compilation 26 $95,580,431 16,387,744 0.04%
18 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.01%
19 Based on Movie 5 $9,808,026 1,205,848 0.00%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,778 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%