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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, #1501-1512
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1406 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
2 129 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
3 1284 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
4 636 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
5 1158 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
6 1217 The Lost Arcade 26 Aries $9,522 1 $7,500 1 8/12/16
7 981 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
8 430 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
9 202 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
10 747 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
11 843 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
12 1268 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
13 603 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
14 820 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
15 834 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
16 1283 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
17 742 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
18 1355 The Loving Story Icar. $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
19 1166 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
20 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icar. n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
21 26 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
22 788 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
23 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
24 475 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
25 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
26 1087 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
27 1230 Magnus FR $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
28 1361 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
29 688 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
30 1049 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
31 1430 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
32 893 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
33 411 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
34 433 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
35 1236 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
36 71 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
37 924 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
38 530 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
39 827 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
40 875 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
41 383 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
42 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
43 629 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
44 1339 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
45 181 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
46 128 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
47 610 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
48 557 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
49 1000 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
50 729 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
51 - Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt n/a - n/a - 10/14/16
52 712 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
53 360 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
54 1187 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
55 1352 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
56 914 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
57 37 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
58 1019 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
59 1404 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
60 1397 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
61 319 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
62 88 Meru MBox $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
63 143 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
64 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
65 490 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
66 127 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
67 - Midsummer in Newtown INDEP n/a - n/a - 1/27/17
68 711 Mifune: The Last Samurai Strand $62,279 9 $4,296 1 11/25/16
69 1208 The Mind of Mark DeFriest CDF $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
70 356 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
71 1040 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
72 1338 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
73 535 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
74 764 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
75 503 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
76 427 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
77 410 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
78 621 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
79 803 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
80 15 Monkey Kingdom BV $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
81 1437 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
82 440 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
83 1371 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
84 166 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
85 650 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
86 1426 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
87 344 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
88 261 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
89 1418 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
90 837 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
91 814 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
92 254 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
93 - Mr. Leather Reg. n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
94 582 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
95 1258 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
96 1032 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
97 869 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
98 1154 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
99 121 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
100 209 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,698,932----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87651$136,41029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$674,180,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,969,6401,519$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1512


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Giuliani Time Cinema Libre 5/12/06
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Alive and Kicking Magn. 4/7/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD