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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, #1501-1527
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 779 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
2 327 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
3 968 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
4 1213 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
5 - Live Another Day Dalton n/a - n/a - 9/16/16
6 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
7 911 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
8 230 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
9 778 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
10 810 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
11 724 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
12 1420 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
13 130 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
14 1298 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
15 639 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
16 1172 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home CLS $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
17 1230 The Lost Arcade 26 Aries $9,522 1 $7,500 1 8/12/16
18 993 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
19 432 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
20 203 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
21 751 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
22 849 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
23 1282 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
24 606 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
25 826 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
26 840 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
27 1297 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
28 746 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
29 1370 The Loving Story Icar. $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
30 1180 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
31 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icar. n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
32 26 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
33 794 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
34 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
35 477 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
36 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
37 1099 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
38 1244 Magnus FR $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
39 1375 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
40 692 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
41 1060 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
42 1444 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
43 902 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
44 413 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
45 435 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
46 1250 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
47 72 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
48 933 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
49 532 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
50 833 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
51 884 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
52 385 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
53 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
54 632 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
55 1353 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
56 182 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
57 129 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
58 613 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
59 559 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
60 1011 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
61 1278 Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back B360 $7,706 2 n/a - 4/14/17
62 733 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
63 - Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt n/a - n/a - 10/14/16
64 716 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
65 362 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
66 1200 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
67 1366 McLibel CLS $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
68 923 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
69 38 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
70 1030 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
71 1418 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
72 1411 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
73 321 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
74 90 Meru MBox $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
75 144 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
76 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
77 492 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
78 128 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
79 - Midsummer in Newtown INDEP n/a - n/a - 1/27/17
80 715 Mifune: The Last Samurai Strand $62,279 9 $4,296 1 11/25/16
81 1221 The Mind of Mark DeFriest CDF $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
82 358 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
83 1051 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
84 1352 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
85 538 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
86 768 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
87 1098 Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo INDEP $16,405 15 n/a - 4/14/17
88 505 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
89 429 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
90 412 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
91 624 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
92 809 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
93 15 Monkey Kingdom BV $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
94 1450 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
95 442 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
96 1385 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
97 167 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
98 653 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
99 1440 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
100 346 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,291,353,588----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$875,49452$138,32630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$681,308,311----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,332,4401,518$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, #1501-1527


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/10/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
Generation Iron 2 VLA 5/12/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD