Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,917 $110,736,865,733 22,711,071,476 46.90%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,289 $51,469,323,858 13,089,399,515 21.80%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 172 $12,978,880,089 2,018,065,345 5.50%
4 Based on TV 240 $11,441,640,469 2,017,818,093 4.85%
5 Remake 328 $11,225,335,723 1,963,811,234 4.75%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,033 $9,630,570,460 1,817,290,233 4.08%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 105 $3,853,559,436 592,092,986 1.63%
8 Based on Play 323 $3,341,216,248 986,839,235 1.42%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 56 $2,558,684,118 1,326,263,503 1.08%
10 Spin-Off 20 $1,435,845,423 198,204,287 0.61%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.58%
12 Based on Musical or Opera 44 $1,203,259,870 402,703,362 0.51%
13 Based on Game 41 $1,060,881,264 174,168,593 0.45%
14 Based on Religious Text 30 $1,056,725,909 693,245,379 0.45%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,828,301 77,523,018 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 26 $559,318,753 86,610,320 0.24%
17 Compilation 29 $211,158,946 377,102,943 0.09%
18 Based on Musical Group 5 $44,858,027 18,618,060 0.02%
19 Based on Movie 4 $8,937,963 1,095,337 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%