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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, #1501-1537
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
1003 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
1004 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
1005 My Scientology Movie Magn. $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
1006 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
1007 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
1008 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
1009 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
1010 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
1011 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
1012 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
1013 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
1014 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
1015 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
1016 Giuliani Time CLS $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
1017 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
1018 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
1019 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
1020 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
1021 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
1022 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
1023 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
1024 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
1025 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
1026 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
1027 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
1028 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
1029 God Knows Where I Am B360 $21,135 6 n/a - 3/31/17
1030 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
1031 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
1032 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
1033 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
1034 Voices in Wartime CLS $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
1035 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
1036 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
1037 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
1038 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
1039 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
1040 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
1041 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
1042 The Highest Pass CLS $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
1043 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
1044 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
1045 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
1046 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
1047 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
1048 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
1049 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
1050 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
1051 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
1052 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
1053 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
1054 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
1055 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
1056 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
1057 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
1058 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
1059 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
1060 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
1062 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
1061 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
1063 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
1064 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
1065 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
1066 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
1067 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
1068 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
1069 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
1070 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
1071 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
1072 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
1073 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
1074 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
1075 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
1076 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
1077 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
1078 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
1079 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
1080 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
1081 Peter and the Farm Magn. $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
1082 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
1083 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1084 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
1085 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
1086 Burden Magn. $18,001 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
1087 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
1088 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
1089 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
1090 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
1091 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
1092 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
1093 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
1094 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
1095 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
1096 Landfill Harmonic TFC $17,205 5 $3,526 1 9/9/16
1097 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
1098 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
1099 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
1100 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
1101 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,301,966,259----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,74553$137,48030-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,347,388----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,011,5801,468$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, #1501-1537


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Gridiron Heroes Indic. 4/15/16
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