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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 1364 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
2 802 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
3 1083 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
4 893 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
5 603 A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
6 163 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
7 1347 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
8 723 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
9 1233 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
10 1131 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
11 1477 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
12 375 Letters from Baghdad Vita. $254,370 20 $19,725 2 6/2/17
13 675 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
14 1126 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
15 109 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
16 363 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
17 979 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
18 379 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
19 190 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
20 372 Life, Animated Orch. $255,388 60 $21,883 3 7/1/16
21 - Like Water Cdgm. n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
22 741 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
23 797 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
24 333 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
25 986 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
26 1236 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
27 - Live Another Day Dalton n/a - n/a - 9/16/16
28 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
29 930 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
30 234 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
31 796 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
32 828 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
33 304 Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. $351,957 56 $33,272 56 5/25/17
34 740 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
35 1451 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
36 131 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
37 1322 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
38 651 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
39 1195 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home CLS $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
40 1253 The Lost Arcade 26 Aries $9,522 1 $7,500 1 8/12/16
41 1010 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
42 442 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
43 205 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
44 768 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
45 870 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
46 1306 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
47 618 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
48 844 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
49 860 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
50 1321 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
51 763 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
52 1399 The Loving Story Icar. $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
53 1203 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
54 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icar. n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
55 27 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
56 810 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
57 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
58 488 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
59 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
60 1121 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
61 1268 Magnus FR $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
62 1404 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
63 707 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
64 1079 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
65 1475 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
66 921 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
67 421 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
68 445 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
69 1274 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
70 72 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
71 952 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
72 543 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
73 852 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
74 903 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
75 392 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
76 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
77 683 Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge Society $73,297 9 $18,600 6 6/30/17
78 644 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
79 1380 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
80 184 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
81 130 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
82 625 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
83 570 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
84 1029 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
85 1302 Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back B360 $7,706 2 n/a - 4/14/17
86 749 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
87 - Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt n/a - n/a - 10/14/16
88 732 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
89 368 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
90 1223 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
91 1395 McLibel CLS $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
92 942 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
93 38 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
94 1049 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
95 1448 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
96 1441 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
97 326 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
98 91 Meru MBox $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
99 146 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
100 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,019,253----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,45152$135,87330-
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