Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,977 $111,214,925,444 22,815,511,181 46.85%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,304 $51,766,507,133 13,180,983,738 21.81%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 175 $13,485,832,013 2,080,191,806 5.68%
4 Based on TV 240 $11,452,251,233 2,019,118,432 4.82%
5 Remake 328 $11,253,942,531 1,967,316,970 4.74%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,053 $9,678,128,474 1,823,118,414 4.08%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 106 $3,880,932,409 595,447,516 1.63%
8 Based on Play 323 $3,341,243,279 986,842,548 1.41%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 56 $2,590,880,059 1,330,209,084 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 0.45%
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%