Top 5 GenresIt’s not a surprise that Comedy ranks first above the rest. Movies are supposed to make you feel good, and as the saying goes: “laughter is the best medicine”. Although taking into consideration that there were over 2,040 Comedy movies released from 1995-2014 in Hollywood alone. That’s a far gap from the 614 Adventure (the next highest-grossing movie genre) films released during the same time span.
As a reference here is what the top 5 movie genres total market share from 1995 – 2014: