Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,990 $111,347,531,473 22,846,369,401 46.88%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,309 $51,836,978,391 13,189,620,603 21.82%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 175 $13,497,795,628 2,081,657,935 5.68%
4 Based on TV 240 $11,452,584,556 2,019,159,280 4.82%
5 Remake 329 $11,254,460,026 1,967,380,389 4.74%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,060 $9,679,324,211 1,823,264,944 4.08%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 106 $3,882,696,980 595,663,763 1.63%
8 Based on Play 323 $3,341,787,650 986,909,260 1.41%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 56 $2,591,241,217 1,330,253,344 1.09%
10 Spin-Off 20 $1,441,912,416 198,947,791 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 0.44%
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%