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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, #1401-1422
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
1003 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
1004 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
1005 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
1006 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
1007 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
1008 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
1009 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
1010 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
1011 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
1012 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
1013 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
1014 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
1015 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
1016 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
1017 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
1018 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
1019 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
1020 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
1021 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
1022 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
1023 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
1024 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
1025 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
1026 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
1027 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
1028 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
1029 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
1030 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
1031 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
1032 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
1033 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
1034 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
1035 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
1036 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
1037 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
1038 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
1039 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
1040 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
1041 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
1042 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
1043 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
1044 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
1045 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
1046 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
1047 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
1048 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
1049 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
1050 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
1051 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
1052 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
1053 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
1054 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
1055 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
1056 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
1057 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
1058 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
1059 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
1060 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
1061 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
1062 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
1063 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
1064 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
1065 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
1066 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
1067 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1068 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
1069 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
1070 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
1071 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
1072 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
1073 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
1074 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
1075 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
1076 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
1077 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
1078 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
1079 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
1080 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
1081 Concerning Violence KL $12,680 2 n/a - 12/5/14
1082 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
1083 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
1084 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
1085 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
1086 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
1087 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
1088 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
1089 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
1090 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
1091 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
1092 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
1093 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
1094 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
1095 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
1096 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
1097 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
1098 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
1099 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
1100 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
1101 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,237,510,278----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$899,35351$142,09429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$659,236,878----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,468,2031,614$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, #1401-1422


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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