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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, #1301-1396
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 980 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
2 - The People vs. George Lucas WHE n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
3 38 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
4 586 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
5 934 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
6 16 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
7 205 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
8 831 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
9 1026 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
10 1031 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
11 570 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
12 513 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
13 593 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
14 615 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
15 616 To Catch a Dollar A23 $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
16 359 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
17 112 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
18 838 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
19 1055 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
20 668 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
21 106 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
22 206 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
23 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
24 733 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
25 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
26 - Dressed Dress. n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
27 698 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
28 748 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
29 1280 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
30 436 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
31 188 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
32 335 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
33 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy FRun n/a - n/a - 2011
34 1206 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
35 994 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
36 929 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
37 960 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
38 559 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
39 869 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
40 811 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
41 1197 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
42 750 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
43 663 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
44 408 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
45 410 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
46 1073 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
47 640 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
48 844 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
49 251 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
50 42 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
51 524 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
52 642 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
53 553 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
54 31 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
55 1311 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
56 61 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
57 775 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
58 925 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
59 1078 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
60 1211 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
61 282 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
62 857 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
63 429 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
64 315 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
65 175 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
66 288 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
67 978 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
68 161 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
69 626 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
70 217 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
71 1164 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
72 343 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
73 900 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
74 998 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
75 1145 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
76 122 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
77 402 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
78 557 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
79 490 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
80 68 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
81 700 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
82 713 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
83 847 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
84 1224 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
85 1092 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
86 29 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
87 1005 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
88 532 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
89 13 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
90 60 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
91 585 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
92 643 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
93 652 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
94 606 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
95 655 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
96 508 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
97 224 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
98 244 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
99 1110 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
100 1128 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,223,789,739----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$906,51150$144,57430-
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, #1301-1396


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
Holy Hell WRA 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. 5/27/16
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