Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,940 $111,034,350,532 22,763,862,694 46.84%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,293 $51,559,790,168 13,100,486,071 21.75%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 175 $13,395,539,679 2,069,126,568 5.65%
4 Based on TV 240 $11,450,495,688 2,018,903,292 4.83%
5 Remake 328 $11,251,322,607 1,966,995,901 4.75%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,043 $9,667,879,725 1,821,862,440 4.08%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 106 $3,863,995,234 593,371,883 1.63%
8 Based on Play 323 $3,341,240,554 986,842,214 1.41%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 56 $2,589,265,448 1,330,011,215 1.09%
10 Spin-Off 20 $1,440,263,095 198,745,669 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 $585,921,457 77,534,434 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%