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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, #1501-1511
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1378 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
2 446 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
3 408 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
4 1212 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
5 336 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
6 1131 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
7 835 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
8 1005 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
9 1200 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
10 90 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
11 96 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
12 1418 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
13 1344 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
14 1051 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
15 1014 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
16 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
17 1294 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
18 267 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
19 894 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
20 1373 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
21 542 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
22 270 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
23 1247 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
24 1438 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
25 730 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
26 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
27 974 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
28 144 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
29 253 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
30 1384 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
31 481 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
32 848 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
33 288 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
34 665 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
35 171 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
36 1028 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
37 40 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
38 1201 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
39 272 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
40 182 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
41 204 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
42 788 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
43 687 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
44 - Shadow World TriCoast n/a - n/a - 10/14/16
45 199 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
46 366 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
47 1155 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
48 246 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
49 922 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
50 784 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
51 991 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $22,510 1 n/a - 3/3/17
52 1108 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
53 54 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
54 112 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
55 1342 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
56 493 Seed: The Untold Story Collective E $145,441 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
57 540 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
58 - The Secret Disco Revolution Scre. n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
59 992 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $22,478 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
60 488 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
61 649 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
62 57 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
63 748 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
64 765 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
65 332 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
66 1305 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
67 251 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
68 157 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
69 1054 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
70 804 Saving Banksy PDF $45,445 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
71 1184 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
72 80 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
73 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
74 1238 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
75 131 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
76 234 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
77 1362 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
78 1275 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
79 926 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
80 731 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
81 1348 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
82 903 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
83 1413 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
84 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Scre. n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
85 895 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
86 673 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
87 1392 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
88 1172 The Ruins of Lifta FRun $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
89 268 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
90 1336 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
91 329 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
92 932 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
93 727 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
94 32 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
95 1427 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
96 1322 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
97 704 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
98 1136 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
99 1223 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
100 228 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,253,041----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$878,17251$136,49429-
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, #1501-1511


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Giuliani Time Cinema Libre 5/12/06
I Called Him Morgan SD 3/24/17
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