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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
1 230 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
2 521 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
3 674 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
4 622 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
5 671 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
6 662 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
7 600 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
8 62 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
9 13 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
10 545 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
11 1032 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
12 30 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
13 1121 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
14 1258 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
15 867 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
16 732 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
17 719 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
18 70 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
19 501 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
20 572 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
21 410 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
22 126 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
23 1175 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
24 1025 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
25 925 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
26 350 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
27 1194 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
28 222 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
29 643 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
30 166 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
31 1004 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
32 294 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
33 180 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
34 322 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
35 438 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
36 878 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
37 288 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
38 1245 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
39 1106 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
40 950 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
41 795 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
42 63 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
43 1348 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
44 32 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
45 568 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
46 661 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
47 537 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
48 44 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
49 257 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
50 864 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
51 659 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
52 1101 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
53 418 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
54 416 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
55 682 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
56 770 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
57 1228 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
58 831 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
59 890 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
60 574 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
61 985 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
62 954 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
63 1021 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
64 1240 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
65 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy FRun n/a - n/a - 2011
66 341 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
67 193 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
68 447 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
69 1316 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
70 768 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
71 717 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
72 - Dressed Dress. n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
73 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
74 753 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
75 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
76 211 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
77 110 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
78 687 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
79 1083 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
80 858 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
81 116 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
82 366 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
83 633 To Catch a Dollar A23 $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
84 632 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
85 608 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
86 526 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
87 585 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
88 1059 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
89 1053 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
90 851 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
91 210 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
92 16 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
93 959 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
94 601 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
95 40 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
96 - The People vs. George Lucas WHE n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
97 1006 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
98 970 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
99 896 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
100 876 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,138,740----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,60550$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,651,345----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,8061,614$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
Harry & Snowman FR 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