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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, #1501-1536
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 317 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
2 856 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
3 997 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
4 789 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
5 767 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
6 1398 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
7 604 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
8 537 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
9 1087 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
10 744 Farmageddon KMP $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
11 437 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
12 161 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
13 52 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
14 723 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
15 - General Orders No. 9 Vari. n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
16 996 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
17 356 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
18 285 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
19 831 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
20 732 Crime After Crime LSF $60,291 5 $3,215 1 7/1/11
21 279 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
22 173 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
23 149 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
24 553 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
25 210 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
26 1203 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
27 390 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
28 1389 The Harvest/La Cosecha CLS $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
29 373 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
30 343 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
31 482 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
32 778 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
33 114 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
34 - Programming the Nation? ICir n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
35 990 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
36 473 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
37 1165 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
38 1025 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
39 - We Were Here RF n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
40 902 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
41 865 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
42 651 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
43 350 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
44 830 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
45 1412 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
46 1171 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
47 964 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
48 807 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
49 261 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
50 1009 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
51 730 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
52 502 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
53 438 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
54 1205 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
55 1149 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
56 910 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
57 749 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
58 851 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
59 1402 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
60 40 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
61 1164 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
62 890 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
63 1336 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
64 493 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
65 327 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
66 616 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
67 536 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
68 1482 A Good Day to Die AM $573 1 n/a - 11/4/11
69 1054 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
70 760 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
71 485 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
72 402 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
73 586 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
74 956 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
75 639 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
76 862 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
77 1421 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
78 859 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
79 1301 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
80 60 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
81 1326 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
82 1257 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
83 1241 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
84 472 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
85 1194 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
86 1006 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
87 822 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
88 1155 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
89 691 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
90 1320 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
91 763 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
92 1225 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
93 242 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
94 666 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
95 1455 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
96 1376 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
97 1287 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
98 1017 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
99 85 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
100 384 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,300,250,165----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,17952$137,56930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$688,631,069----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,745,8991,493$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, #1501-1536


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS 3/20/15
In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom 5/23/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD