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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 384 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
2 197 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
3 613 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
4 612 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
5 41 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
6 329 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
7 661 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
8 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
9 1003 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
10 160 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
11 498 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
12 315 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 368 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
14 544 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
15 607 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
16 199 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
17 1050 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
18 572 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
19 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Part. n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
20 1231 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
21 1169 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
22 914 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
23 - Above and Below Osci. n/a - n/a - 4/15/16
24 321 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
25 672 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
26 1151 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
27 245 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
28 1001 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
29 - Addicted to Fame Abr. n/a - n/a - 11/30/12
30 812 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
31 599 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
32 565 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
33 16 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
34 530 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
35 1121 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
36 643 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
37 434 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
38 1232 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
39 381 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
40 233 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
41 776 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
42 578 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
43 531 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
44 650 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
45 130 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
46 564 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
47 1347 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
48 753 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
49 349 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
50 - All You Need Is Love Da. n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
51 266 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
52 906 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
53 18 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
54 1370 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
55 635 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
56 1092 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
57 297 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
58 602 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
59 1036 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
60 747 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
61 339 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
62 328 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
63 778 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
64 1132 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
65 142 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
66 757 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
67 324 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
68 474 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
69 933 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
70 886 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
71 861 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
72 158 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
73 585 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
74 24 Amy A24 $8,413,144 435 $222,500 6 7/3/15
75 954 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
76 791 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
77 1116 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
78 430 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
79 129 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
80 326 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
81 1210 Antarctic Edge FRun $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
82 320 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
83 207 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
84 959 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
85 175 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
86 1058 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
87 1216 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
88 33 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
89 1059 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
90 1095 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
91 273 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
92 375 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
93 998 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
94 1288 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
95 - The Art of Flight 3D RBMH n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
96 230 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
97 - As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. n/a - n/a - 5/27/16
98 1221 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
99 872 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
100 853 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,829,341----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,38250$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,541,570----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,814,2321,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 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 Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
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