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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, #1401-1456
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
1003 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
1004 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
1005 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
1006 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $19,840 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
1007 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
1008 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
1009 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
1010 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
1011 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
1012 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
1013 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
1014 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
1015 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
1016 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
1017 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
1018 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
1019 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
1020 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
1021 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
1022 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
1023 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
1024 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
1025 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
1026 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
1027 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
1028 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
1029 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
1030 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
1031 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
1032 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
1033 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
1034 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
1035 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
1036 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
1037 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper $17,972 2 $6,175 1 8/26/16
1038 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
1039 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
1040 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
1041 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
1042 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
1043 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
1044 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
1045 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
1046 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
1047 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
1048 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
1049 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
1050 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
1051 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
1052 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
1053 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
1054 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
1055 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
1056 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
1057 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
1058 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
1059 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
1060 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
1061 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
1062 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
1063 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
1064 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
1065 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
1066 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
1067 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
1068 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
1069 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
1070 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
1071 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
1072 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
1073 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
1074 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
1075 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
1076 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
1077 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
1078 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
1079 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
1080 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
1081 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
1082 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
1083 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
1084 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
1085 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
1086 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
1087 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
1088 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1089 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
1090 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
1091 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
1092 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
1093 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
1094 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
1095 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
1096 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
1097 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
1098 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
1099 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
1100 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
1101 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,617,691----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$893,75451$140,85830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,353,151----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,814,1261,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
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