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Market Share for Each Source 1995-2016

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,111 $89,538,308,972 14,157,142,993 46.12%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 1,727 $42,433,743,420 6,569,398,129 21.86%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 172 $14,672,379,938 2,031,837,420 7.56%
4 Remake 281 $10,373,494,969 1,667,377,328 5.34%
5 Based on TV 203 $10,091,335,173 1,561,082,723 5.20%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,324 $9,109,539,549 1,413,074,891 4.69%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 154 $5,192,394,277 723,354,904 2.67%
8 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 58 $2,463,265,173 339,431,573 1.27%
9 Spin-Off 26 $1,967,807,682 262,060,442 1.01%
10 Based on Play 226 $1,910,900,171 302,891,009 0.98%
11 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,493 0.71%
12 Based on Game 38 $1,221,542,659 184,932,323 0.63%
13 Based on Musical or Opera 35 $849,250,888 128,942,290 0.44%
14 Based on Religious Text 25 $822,430,276 127,328,008 0.42%
15 Based on Short Film 34 $670,954,333 98,431,454 0.35%
16 Based on Toy 7 $588,122,906 77,880,602 0.30%
17 Compilation 27 $98,486,701 16,698,478 0.05%
18 Based on Movie 10 $70,433,804 9,445,841 0.04%
19 Based on Musical Group 4 $32,886,547 6,692,708 0.02%
20 Based on Web Series 3 $9,516,373 1,128,878 0.00%
21 Based on Ballet 3 $1,204,750 234,154 0.00%