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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, #1401-1488
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 289 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
2 245 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
3 232 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
4 133 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
5 127 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
6 91 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
7 807 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
8 803 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
9 688 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
10 627 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
11 586 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
12 516 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
13 423 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
14 422 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
15 418 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
16 321 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
17 312 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
18 303 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
19 295 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
20 275 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
21 262 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
22 225 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
23 113 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
24 87 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
25 1268 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
26 825 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
27 682 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
28 560 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
29 497 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
30 426 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
31 402 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
32 370 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
33 298 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
34 533 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
35 473 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
36 471 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
37 356 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
38 334 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
39 317 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
40 310 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
41 292 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
42 283 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
43 257 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
44 934 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
45 660 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
46 546 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
47 451 De Palma A24 $165,237 19 $30,355 3 6/10/16
48 434 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
49 377 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
50 367 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
51 337 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
52 268 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
53 187 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
54 - Clinton, Inc. Free n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
55 867 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
56 840 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
57 581 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
58 559 Zero Days Magn. $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
59 520 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
60 393 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
61 388 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
62 386 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
63 358 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
64 341 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
65 286 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
66 765 The Unknowns Gathr $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
67 686 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
68 655 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
69 630 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
70 612 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
71 564 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
72 563 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
73 552 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
74 534 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
75 392 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
76 390 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
77 379 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
78 288 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
79 264 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
80 263 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
81 261 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
82 236 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
83 182 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
84 171 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
85 169 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
86 166 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
87 114 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
88 749 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
89 499 Generation Found Gathr $137,683 22 n/a - 8/29/16
90 382 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
91 301 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
92 272 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
93 228 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
94 227 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
95 710 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
96 553 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
97 480 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
98 470 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
99 411 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
100 403 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,264,602,553----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$880,64250$138,20929-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$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, #1401-1488


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Gridiron Heroes Indic. 4/15/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 12/9/16
Kedi Osci. 1/20/17
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD