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Market Share for Each Source 1995-2016

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,945 $86,932,337,263 13,844,617,361 46.10%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,691 $41,485,581,367 6,452,912,853 22.00%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 165 $13,325,977,623 1,871,945,376 7.07%
4 Remake 278 $10,281,944,204 1,656,313,804 5.45%
5 Based on TV 201 $10,023,713,871 1,552,830,502 5.32%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,235 $9,017,219,008 1,402,053,254 4.78%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 143 $5,075,464,814 709,465,873 2.69%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 55 $2,414,466,415 333,594,053 1.28%
9 Spin-Off 26 $1,967,675,775 262,038,567 1.04%
10 Based on Play 224 $1,900,625,586 301,595,317 1.01%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,493 0.73%
12 Based on Game 35 $1,058,288,033 165,525,472 0.56%
13 Based on Musical or Opera 33 $846,912,462 128,657,745 0.45%
14 Based on Religious Text 24 $785,354,955 122,911,514 0.42%
15 Based on Short Film 31 $634,657,899 94,113,901 0.34%
16 Based on Toy 7 $588,106,097 77,876,799 0.31%
17 Compilation 26 $96,818,017 16,500,197 0.05%
18 Based on Movie 10 $68,222,589 9,183,538 0.04%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.02%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,776 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%