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Market Share for Each Source 1995-2015

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,671 $83,547,946,907 13,449,782,416 33.97%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,599 $39,887,584,120 6,251,256,594 16.22%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 151 $12,940,250,335 1,828,797,330 5.26%
4 Remake 275 $10,230,494,484 1,650,443,902 4.16%
5 Based on TV 195 $9,698,197,842 1,514,805,401 3.94%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,098 $8,928,195,460 1,393,698,185 3.63%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 120 $4,393,844,998 629,224,720 1.79%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 54 $2,413,487,100 334,671,889 0.98%
9 Based on Play 212 $1,891,718,424 300,198,145 0.77%
10 Spin-Off 25 $1,612,002,150 219,878,718 0.66%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.56%
12 Based on Game 34 $1,043,151,974 163,791,874 0.42%
13 Based on Religious Text 24 $785,345,892 122,927,001 0.32%
14 Based on Musical or Opera 31 $706,648,249 111,993,082 0.29%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,551,174 0.24%
16 Based on Short Film 28 $555,318,750 84,921,819 0.23%
17 Compilation 26 $95,631,466 16,395,809 0.04%
18 Based on Movie 7 $51,605,092 7,212,306 0.02%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.01%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,778 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%