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Genres

Documentary

1982-Present
NOTE: Documentary as sub-genre of Non-Fiction.
Large format (ex. Everest), concert (music, ex. Woodstock, and comedy, ex. Raw) , compilation (ex. That's Entertainment) and reality TV movies (ex. Jackass) omitted. Hybrids (ex. Never Say Never) are included.



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1282
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 975 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
2 1235 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
3 388 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
4 704 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
5 620 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
6 537 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
7 192 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
8 467 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
9 1040 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
10 1096 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
11 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
12 567 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
13 847 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
14 336 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
15 1202 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
16 736 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
17 855 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
18 611 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
19 994 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
20 1118 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
21 1069 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
22 983 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
23 791 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
24 739 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
25 1109 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
26 709 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
27 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy FRun n/a - n/a - 2011
28 - Reincarnated Truly n/a - n/a - 3/15/13
29 519 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
30 18 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
31 1081 Resident Alien Grey $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
32 113 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
33 877 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
34 1232 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
35 426 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
36 1115 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $6,487 1 $2,354 1 10/29/14
37 862 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
38 1177 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
39 97 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
40 78 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
41 750 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
42 1199 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
43 79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
44 55 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
45 197 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
46 1055 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
47 987 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
48 614 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
49 1137 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
50 1222 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
51 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
52 632 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
53 812 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
54 284 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
55 1194 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
56 583 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
57 781 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
58 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Scre. n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
59 1211 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
60 789 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
61 1154 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
62 927 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $18,078 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
63 809 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
64 1095 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
65 1165 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
66 202 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
67 1067 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
68 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
69 70 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
70 1024 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
71 918 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
72 135 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
73 216 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
74 1121 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
75 287 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
76 665 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
77 49 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
78 564 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
79 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
80 473 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
81 95 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
82 46 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
83 964 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
84 212 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
85 1000 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
86 317 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
87 597 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
88 684 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
89 177 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
90 155 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
91 1038 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
92 34 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
93 895 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
94 145 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
95 577 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
96 248 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
97 737 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
98 423 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
99 1187 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
100 218 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,095,973,393----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,48147$131,67627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$8,879,1871,551-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1200, #1201-1282


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15