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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1633
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 595 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
2 1131 Spettacolo Ghop $18,668 3 $4,403 2 9/8/17
3 39 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
4 1393 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
5 579 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
6 1212 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
7 1011 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
8 451 South of the Border CLS $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
9 316 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
10 289 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
11 588 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
12 1544 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
13 441 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
14 1492 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
15 476 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
16 434 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
17 1308 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
18 359 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
19 1223 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
20 892 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
21 1079 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
22 1296 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
23 94 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
24 100 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
25 1534 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
26 1453 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
27 1127 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
28 1090 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
29 1406 The Skyjacker's Tale Strand $6,253 2 $1,097 1 6/30/17
30 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
31 1399 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
32 285 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
33 957 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
34 1487 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
35 583 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
36 288 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
37 1348 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
38 1553 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
39 972 Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. $31,399 6 $6,120 1 8/18/17
40 782 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
41 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
42 1045 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
43 151 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
44 268 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
45 1499 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
46 512 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
47 1191 SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Magn. $15,157 2 $6,694 2 4/7/17
48 906 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
49 305 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
50 710 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
51 180 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
52 1104 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
53 41 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
54 1297 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
55 290 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
56 191 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
57 215 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
58 842 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
59 735 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
60 - Shadow World TriCoast n/a - n/a - 10/14/16
61 208 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
62 389 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
63 1249 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
64 261 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
65 987 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
66 838 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
67 885 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
68 1197 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
69 1346 Served Like a Girl ENTMP $8,290 8 $1,844 4 8/25/17
70 55 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
71 116 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
72 1451 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
73 438 Seed: The Untold Story CEye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
74 581 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
75 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
76 1010 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
77 519 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
78 692 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
79 58 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
80 800 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
81 819 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
82 355 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
83 1411 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
84 930 School Life Magn. $37,381 13 $2,332 1 9/8/17
85 266 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
86 165 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
87 1130 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
88 1034 Saving Brinton BOP $25,320 3 $2,690 1 9/17/17
89 843 Saving Banksy PDF $47,965 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
90 1281 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
91 1511 Santoalla Osci. $2,684 1 $489 1 7/19/17
92 83 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
93 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
94 1337 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
95 136 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
96 248 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
97 1475 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
98 1380 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
99 991 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
100 783 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,755,554----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$841,21553$130,32129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1633


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Cousin Jules CGld 11/29/13
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
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