Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,909 $110,591,530,858 22,693,254,884 46.88%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,287 $51,465,502,897 13,088,931,261 21.82%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 172 $12,976,057,895 2,017,719,488 5.50%
4 Based on TV 240 $11,427,724,745 2,016,112,736 4.84%
5 Remake 328 $11,194,105,361 1,959,983,984 4.75%
6 Based on Real Life Events 2,030 $9,624,568,854 1,816,554,746 4.08%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 105 $3,852,082,866 591,912,034 1.63%
8 Based on Play 322 $3,341,192,041 986,836,270 1.42%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 55 $2,519,151,215 1,321,418,785 1.07%
10 Spin-Off 20 $1,431,424,675 197,662,529 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 $1,056,724,262 693,245,178 0.45%
15 Based on Toy 6 $585,649,484 77,501,104 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%