Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,811 $109,585,256,819 22,550,156,534 47.06%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,276 $51,297,420,569 13,064,422,362 22.03%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 166 $12,367,321,180 1,943,119,404 5.31%
4 Based on TV 237 $11,004,943,294 1,964,301,283 4.73%
5 Remake 326 $10,845,383,054 1,917,248,408 4.66%
6 Based on Real Life Events 1,987 $9,555,094,086 1,808,039,678 4.10%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 101 $3,675,416,316 570,261,724 1.58%
8 Based on Play 321 $3,340,838,132 986,792,900 1.43%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 54 $2,518,015,630 1,321,279,621 1.08%
10 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.59%
11 Based on Musical or Opera 44 $1,203,259,870 402,703,362 0.52%
12 Spin-Off 19 $1,202,660,801 169,627,741 0.52%
13 Based on Game 41 $1,059,667,640 174,019,865 0.46%
14 Based on Religious Text 29 $1,045,188,351 691,831,463 0.45%
15 Based on Toy 6 $579,916,411 76,798,521 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 26 $559,017,072 86,573,350 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%