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Movie genres in North America by box office share 2010-2019

Data on the box office market share of different movie genres in North America from 2010 to 2019 showed that the action and adventure genres were the most popular, generally accounting for between 20 and 30 percent of the North American box office. Adventure's market increased by ten percent between 2018 and 2019, overtaking action and amounting to more than five times the share of movies in the comedy genre.

Most popular movie genres in North America by box office market share from 2010 to 2019

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Release date

February 2020


Canada, United States

Survey time period

2010 to 2019

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data retrieved on February 21, 2020

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