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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, #1301-1400, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 77 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
2 1144 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
3 1023 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
4 152 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
5 245 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
6 1261 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
7 324 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
8 743 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
9 725 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
10 55 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
11 630 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
12 1006 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $19,840 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
13 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
14 524 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
15 1287 Seed: The Untold Story Collective E $4,955 2 n/a - 8/22/16
16 1300 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
17 107 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
18 52 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
19 1074 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
20 763 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
21 923 The Seventh Fire FM $27,120 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
22 240 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
23 1117 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
24 357 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
25 194 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
26 666 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
27 767 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
28 199 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
29 176 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
30 265 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
31 1160 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
32 39 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
33 996 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
34 164 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
35 645 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
36 280 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
37 823 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
38 470 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
39 1340 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
40 247 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
41 139 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
42 946 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
43 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
44 710 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
45 1389 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
46 1206 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
47 263 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
48 526 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
49 1329 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
50 870 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
51 260 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
52 1251 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
53 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
54 982 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
55 1020 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
56 1303 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
57 1370 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
58 93 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
59 86 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
60 1159 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
61 973 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
62 810 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
63 1095 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
64 328 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
65 1170 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
66 400 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
67 438 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
68 1334 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
69 406 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
70 1380 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
71 531 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
72 264 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
73 289 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
74 415 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
75 916 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
76 1086 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
77 522 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
78 1245 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
79 37 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
80 538 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
81 1362 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
82 1136 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
83 511 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
84 385 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
85 1354 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
86 136 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
87 - State 194 Part. n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
88 1002 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
89 805 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
90 1186 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
91 915 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
92 1021 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
93 1203 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
94 349 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
95 56 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
96 770 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
97 563 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
98 1246 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
99 567 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
100 568 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,973,734----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,73751$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,493,423----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,819,7371,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
Fire at Sea KL 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Gimme Danger Magn. 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD