Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,809 $109,550,843,491 22,545,939,215 47.06%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,276 $51,294,209,841 13,064,028,890 22.03%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 166 $12,353,303,471 1,941,401,547 5.31%
4 Based on TV 237 $11,004,301,593 1,964,222,644 4.73%
5 Remake 326 $10,845,383,054 1,917,248,408 4.66%
6 Based on Real Life Events 1,986 $9,552,695,782 1,807,745,770 4.10%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 100 $3,660,570,030 568,442,327 1.57%
8 Based on Play 321 $3,340,837,224 986,792,788 1.44%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 54 $2,517,968,161 1,321,273,804 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 $1,059,589,237 174,010,257 0.46%
14 Based on Religious Text 29 $1,042,347,202 691,483,283 0.45%
15 Based on Toy 6 $579,916,411 76,798,521 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 26 $558,940,923 86,564,018 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%