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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, #1301-1399
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 181 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
2 219 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
3 1281 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
4 410 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
5 462 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
6 54 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
7 1006 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
8 311 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
9 221 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
10 64 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
11 439 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
12 886 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
13 35 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
14 826 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
15 21 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
16 964 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
17 542 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
18 549 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
19 674 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
20 1272 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
21 260 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
22 1331 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
23 339 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
24 189 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
25 270 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
26 1162 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
27 1023 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
28 312 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
29 749 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
30 444 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
31 483 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
32 505 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
33 12 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
34 72 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
35 1097 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
36 191 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
37 235 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
38 568 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
39 1089 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
40 1276 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
41 114 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
42 246 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
43 846 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
44 86 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
45 672 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
46 1300 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
47 380 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
48 435 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
49 1140 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
50 129 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
51 354 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
52 366 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
53 346 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
54 313 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
55 1032 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
56 255 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
57 178 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
58 1086 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
59 781 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
60 79 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
61 416 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
62 458 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
63 1060 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
64 1145 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
65 837 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
66 337 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
67 130 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
68 274 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
69 448 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
70 1079 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
71 1210 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
72 445 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
73 517 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
74 268 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
75 566 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
76 376 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
77 148 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
78 815 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
79 318 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
80 293 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
81 602 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
82 183 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
83 883 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
84 210 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
85 726 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
86 1177 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
87 98 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
88 237 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
89 309 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
90 139 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
91 90 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
92 1194 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
93 278 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
94 747 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
95 272 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
96 765 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
97 291 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
98 1213 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
99 1295 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
100 342 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,224,164,334----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,44750$144,36630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1399


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD