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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
101 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
102 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
103 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
104 Weiner IFC $1,676,108 88 $84,173 5 5/20/16
105 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
106 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
107 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
108 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
109 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
110 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
111 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
112 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
113 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
114 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
115 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
116 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
117 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
118 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. $1,468,574 151 $785,336 85 9/15/16
119 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
120 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
121 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
122 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
123 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
124 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
125 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
126 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
127 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
128 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
129 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
130 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
131 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
132 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
133 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
134 The Wolfpack Magn. $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
135 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
136 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
137 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
138 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
139 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
140 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
141 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
142 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
143 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
144 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
145 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Libre $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
146 The Music of Strangers Orch. $1,161,574 82 $24,614 3 6/10/16
147 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
148 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
149 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
150 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
151 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
152 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
153 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
154 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
155 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
156 Dior and I Orch. $1,028,953 105 $45,772 2 4/10/15
157 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
158 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
159 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
160 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
161 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
162 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
163 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
164 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
165 Dark Horse (2016) SPC $905,630 74 $13,838 3 5/6/16
166 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
167 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
168 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
169 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
170 Best of Enemies Magn. $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
171 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
172 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
173 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
174 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
175 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
176 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
177 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
178 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
179 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
180 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
181 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
182 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
183 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
184 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
185 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
186 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
187 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
188 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
189 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
190 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
191 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
192 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
193 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
194 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
195 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
196 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
197 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
198 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
199 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
200 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$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