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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, #1201-1300, #1301-1362
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 791 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
2 1267 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
3 85 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
4 58 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
5 210 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
6 1114 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
7 1037 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
8 648 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
9 1200 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
10 1292 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
11 30 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
12 668 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
13 855 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
14 304 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
15 245 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
16 1262 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
17 618 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
18 823 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
19 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Scre. n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
20 1279 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
21 831 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
22 1221 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
23 672 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
24 852 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
25 1157 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
26 1233 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
27 214 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
28 119 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
29 1128 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
30 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
31 74 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
32 1080 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
33 966 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
34 143 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
35 229 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
36 1183 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
37 307 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
38 702 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
39 686 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
40 52 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
41 598 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
42 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
43 500 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
44 1216 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
45 101 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
46 49 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
47 1012 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
48 719 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
49 225 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
50 1054 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
51 339 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
52 183 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
53 631 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
54 723 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
55 188 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
56 165 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
57 249 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
58 1095 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
59 37 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
60 942 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
61 154 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
62 612 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
63 264 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
64 777 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
65 449 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
66 1255 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
67 231 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
68 132 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
69 893 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
70 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
71 671 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
72 247 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
73 502 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
74 1244 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
75 822 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
76 244 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
77 1173 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
78 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
79 928 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
80 963 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
81 1218 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
82 1283 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
83 88 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
84 82 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
85 1094 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
86 919 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
87 764 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
88 1032 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
89 311 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
90 1105 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
91 381 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
92 419 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
93 1249 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
94 387 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
95 1293 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
96 507 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
97 248 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
98 273 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
99 396 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
100 865 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,215,375,459----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$921,43750$146,74130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$654,255,132----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,738,8701,675$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1362


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Patience (After Sebald) CGld 5/9/12
The Last Man on the Moon Grav. 2/26/16
Talent Has Hunger FRun 3/11/16
Boom Bust Boom BSM 3/11/16
The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko 3/18/16
A Beautiful Planet BV 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD