Market Charts > Sources

Market Share for Each Source 1995-2014

RankSourceMoviesTotal Box OfficeTicketsShare
1 Original Screenplay 6,815 $109,631,977,762 22,555,882,137 47.06%
2 Based on Fiction Book/Short Story 2,277 $51,314,257,433 13,070,396,281 22.03%
3 Based on Comic/Graphic Novel 166 $12,386,117,614 1,945,422,888 5.32%
4 Based on TV 237 $11,007,363,066 1,964,597,825 4.72%
5 Remake 326 $10,845,383,054 1,917,248,408 4.66%
6 Based on Real Life Events 1,990 $9,559,529,276 1,808,583,204 4.10%
7 Based on Factual Book/Article 101 $3,692,850,593 572,398,277 1.59%
8 Based on Play 321 $3,340,842,122 986,793,389 1.43%
9 Based on Folk Tale/Legend/Fairytale 54 $2,518,303,937 1,321,314,953 1.08%
10 Based on Theme Park Ride 7 $1,372,018,326 206,121,497 0.59%
11 Based on Musical or Opera 44 $1,203,259,870 402,703,362 0.52%
12 Spin-Off 19 $1,202,660,801 169,627,741 0.52%
13 Based on Game 41 $1,059,961,699 174,055,902 0.45%
14 Based on Religious Text 29 $1,049,030,424 692,302,306 0.45%
15 Based on Toy 6 $580,463,288 76,865,541 0.25%
16 Based on Short Film 26 $559,095,968 86,583,018 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%