Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2015

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,625 $82,818,413,662 13,358,834,917 33.87%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,592 $39,350,818,544 6,184,613,873 16.09%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 150 $12,901,519,397 1,823,618,075 5.28%
4 Remake 274 $10,212,807,385 1,648,224,321 4.18%
5 Based on TV 194 $9,666,563,411 1,510,786,281 3.95%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,084 $8,914,709,754 1,391,656,063 3.65%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 119 $4,342,200,878 622,678,193 1.78%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 54 $2,411,056,721 334,195,350 0.99%
9 Based on Play 212 $1,891,718,424 300,198,113 0.77%
10 Spin-Off 25 $1,612,002,150 219,874,540 0.66%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.56%
12 Based on Game 34 $1,043,151,974 163,791,874 0.43%
13 Based on Religious Text 24 $785,345,892 122,923,941 0.32%
14 Based on Musical or Opera 31 $706,648,249 111,992,971 0.29%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,551,174 0.24%
16 Based on Short Film 28 $555,258,549 84,911,868 0.23%
17 Compilation 26 $95,631,466 16,393,990 0.04%
18 Based on Movie 7 $51,605,092 7,212,306 0.02%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.01%
20 Based on Ballet 3 $1,202,981 233,778 0.00%
21 Based on Web Series 1 $1,380 173 0.00%