Movies with the most Facebook fans as of June 2016 (in millions)

This statistic shows the movies with the most fans on Facebook as of June 2016. The Harry Potter series holds the top spot with 73.74 million Facebook fans, followed by the Fast & Furious series with more than 57.81 million fans on the social network.


Films and social media

Facebook features brand pages for companies to highlight and market their products and services to users. Brand pages usually display the latest products, most popular items and allow discussion and interaction between users. Facebook users can like a product page to become a fan. Facebook movie pages of series such as the Harry Potter movies usually display all of the films whilst highlighting the most recent ones. Others such as the Avatar Facebook page focus on a single movie. The pages usually feature release dates, information on the actors/actresses and production crew, behind-the-scenes information as well as links to trailers and options to purchase official film memorabilia and DVDs or downloads.

Online film and media consumption and discussion have always been popular activities. As of 2012, the share of moviegoers discussing movies on social media has undergone constant growth in all age groups with the most active being 18 to 24 year olds. Facebook is also a tool to build online buzz regarding special events such as the Academy Awards. In 2013, the most talked-about Academy Award Best Film nominees on Facebook were Django Unchained and Les Misérables.

Facebook is also the most popular social network for US users to share updates about cinema outings with approximately 50 percent of mobile users posting about going to the movies on Facebook.

Show more
Download this statistic as XLS, PNG and PDF?
Basic Account
  • Access to basic statistics (approx. 7%)
  • Common download functions
Premium Account
$49per month*
  • All the advantages of the Basic Account
  • Instant access to all statistics
  • Download as XLS, PNG and PDF
 Fans on Facebook in millions
Harry Potter 73.74
Fast & Furious 57.81
Titanic 55.96
Avatar 48.95
The Twilight Saga 46.61
Shrek 44.65
Toy Story 32.41
Transformers 32.25
Jackass 3 26.75
The Karate Kid 24.05
Source information for logged in users only.
Show our solutions
Everything you need to know about...
Film industry in the U.S. - Statista Dossier
  • Great time-saver
  • All relevant statistics included

Offer: Order your Premium Account now & and get this dossier for free.

Get free dossier
You may also be interested in...
Show more
Digital Markets
Recent Statistics
Recommended studies and dossiers

Find the proper statistic fast and easy: