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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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1031 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
2 646 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
3 1192 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
4 1285 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
5 29 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
6 664 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
7 851 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
8 300 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
9 597 Rosenwald CIE $79,000 15 $7,902 1 8/14/15
10 1255 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
11 615 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
12 819 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
13 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Scre. n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
14 1272 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
15 827 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
16 1213 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
17 668 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
18 848 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
19 1150 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
20 1225 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
21 212 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
22 116 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,342,778 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
23 1121 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
24 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
25 73 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
26 1073 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
27 960 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
28 140 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
29 227 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
30 1176 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
31 303 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
32 697 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
33 756 The Search for General Tso IFC $41,455 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
34 51 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
35 594 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
36 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
37 496 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
38 1208 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
39 98 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
40 48 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
41 1007 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
42 763 The Seven Five IFC $40,674 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
43 223 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
44 1046 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
45 335 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
46 202 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $620,731 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
47 629 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
48 716 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
49 183 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
50 161 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
51 250 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $410,661 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
52 1088 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
53 36 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
54 936 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
55 151 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
56 609 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
57 261 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
58 774 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
59 446 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
60 1248 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
61 229 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
62 129 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
63 888 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
64 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
65 667 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
66 244 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
67 498 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
68 1236 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
69 818 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
70 242 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
71 1166 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
72 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
73 923 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
74 957 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
75 1210 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
76 1276 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
77 85 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
78 79 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
79 1087 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
80 914 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
81 760 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
82 1033 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
83 307 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
84 1098 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
85 377 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
86 416 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
87 1242 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
88 383 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
89 1286 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
90 503 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
91 245 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
92 270 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
93 392 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
94 861 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
95 495 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
96 1162 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
97 34 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
98 509 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
99 1268 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
100 1065 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,213,545----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,77948$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD