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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, #1401-1500, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - Programming the Nation? ICir n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
2 281 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
3 383 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
4 1160 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
5 1487 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
6 451 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
7 836 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
8 733 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
9 629 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
10 224 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
11 544 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
12 1241 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
13 1316 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
14 89 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
15 - Rabin in His Own Words Men. n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
16 668 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
17 1000 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
18 691 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
19 395 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
20 1448 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
21 874 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
22 1009 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
23 720 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
24 1182 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
25 213 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
26 1342 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
27 1279 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
28 1168 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
29 933 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
30 877 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
31 1333 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
32 843 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
33 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy FRun n/a - n/a - 2011
34 - Reincarnated Truly n/a - n/a - 3/15/13
35 610 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
36 22 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
37 - Remote Area Medical Cdgm. n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
38 529 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
39 1360 Reset FR $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
40 1298 Resident Alien Grey $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
41 135 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
42 1038 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
43 1484 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
44 1078 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
45 499 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
46 1198 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
47 1020 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
48 1420 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
49 117 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
50 571 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
51 95 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
52 889 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
53 432 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
54 1444 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
55 96 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
56 63 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
57 233 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
58 1261 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
59 1174 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
60 724 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
61 1364 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
62 1473 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
63 34 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
64 748 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
65 960 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
66 337 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
67 1379 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
68 273 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
69 1210 The Ruins of Lifta FRun $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
70 1437 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
71 692 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
72 923 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
73 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Scre. n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
74 1459 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
75 931 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
76 1106 Sacred Argo. $17,740 4 $4,149 1 5/5/17
77 1393 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
78 752 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
79 954 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
80 1315 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
81 1407 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
82 239 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
83 133 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
84 1277 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
85 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
86 82 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
87 1500 Santoalla Osci. $717 1 n/a - 7/19/17
88 1222 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
89 813 Saving Banksy PDF $47,965 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
90 1084 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
91 160 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
92 256 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
93 1346 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
94 340 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
95 787 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
96 770 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
97 58 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
98 665 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
99 501 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
100 971 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,085,529----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,91952$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1401-1500, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD