Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2015

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 5,489 $81,533,867,482 13,202,176,313 33.80%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,596 $38,781,639,003 6,113,213,332 16.08%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 148 $12,358,391,995 1,757,143,325 5.12%
4 Remake 277 $10,195,279,092 1,647,819,691 4.23%
5 Based on TV 192 $9,503,122,985 1,490,794,513 3.94%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,061 $8,679,964,208 1,365,931,743 3.60%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 116 $4,110,199,522 594,088,933 1.70%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 52 $2,208,009,146 309,332,605 0.92%
9 Based on Play 212 $1,892,235,669 300,264,185 0.78%
10 Spin-Off 23 $1,609,695,954 219,559,526 0.67%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.57%
12 Based on Game 35 $1,050,097,200 164,667,691 0.44%
13 Based on Religious Text 23 $784,570,601 122,829,046 0.33%
14 Based on Musical or Opera 31 $706,505,857 111,975,561 0.29%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,921,457 77,551,174 0.24%
16 Based on Short Film 27 $551,893,050 84,498,756 0.23%
17 Compilation 25 $93,218,973 16,098,706 0.04%
18 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,791,360 6,672,412 0.01%
19 Based on Movie 5 $9,808,026 1,205,848 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%