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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, #1401-1424
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 676 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
2 345 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
3 1124 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
4 1279 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
5 870 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
6 35 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
7 968 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
8 1328 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
9 1322 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
10 305 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
11 84 Meru MBox $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
12 136 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
13 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
14 120 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
15 1143 The Mind of Mark DeFriest CDF $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
16 356 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $251,737 80 n/a - 5/24/16
17 989 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
18 1267 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
19 726 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
20 481 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
21 412 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
22 395 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
23 594 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
24 764 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
25 15 Monkey Kingdom BV $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
26 1358 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
27 425 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
28 1296 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
29 156 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
30 620 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
31 1348 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
32 330 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
33 249 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
34 1340 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
35 795 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
36 774 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
37 242 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
38 - Mr. Leather Reg. n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
39 556 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
40 1186 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
41 981 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
42 825 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
43 1095 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
44 114 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
45 201 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
46 478 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
47 155 The Music of Strangers Orch. $963,790 82 $24,614 3 6/10/16
48 75 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
49 848 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
50 798 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
51 376 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
52 - My Life Directed RTWC n/a - n/a - 2/27/15
53 678 My Love, Don't Cross that River FM $61,905 8 $6,340 2 6/17/16
54 365 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
55 580 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
56 1107 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
57 891 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
58 638 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
59 444 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
60 489 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
61 472 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
62 439 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
63 352 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
64 391 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
65 1013 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
66 996 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
67 1058 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
68 386 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
69 1100 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
70 782 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
71 1182 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
72 308 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
73 119 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
74 571 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
75 - No No: A Dockumentary Orch. n/a - n/a - 9/5/14
76 405 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
77 1035 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
78 633 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
79 738 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox $50,353 4 $16,912 2 7/8/16
80 442 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
81 1232 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
82 960 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
83 1376 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
84 742 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
85 791 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
86 1257 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
87 912 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
88 873 Nuts! Cartuna $30,535 7 n/a - 6/22/16
89 - Obscene Arth. n/a - n/a - 9/26/08
90 779 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
91 719 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
92 13 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
93 855 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
94 821 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
95 230 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
96 787 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
97 757 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
98 1347 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
99 473 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
100 1043 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,239,885,298----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$899,77251$141,88829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$661,471,092----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,561,2961,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1424


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Miss Sharon Jones SPC 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 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