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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1653
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1391 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
2 1088 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
3 1077 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
4 1040 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
5 1002 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
6 856 Twenty Two CL $46,796 11 $22,222 11 9/8/17
7 781 Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards MBox $60,056 11 $8,186 3 9/15/17
8 755 Architects of Denial Da. $65,424 11 $58,472 11 10/6/17
9 737 Alive and Kicking Magn. $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
10 654 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
11 635 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
12 578 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
13 566 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
14 562 Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge Society $127,986 11 $18,600 6 6/30/17
15 559 I Called Him Morgan SD $128,986 11 $12,902 1 3/24/17
16 538 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
17 535 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
18 522 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
19 482 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
20 478 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
21 428 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
22 425 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
23 394 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
24 374 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
25 373 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
26 341 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
27 267 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
28 238 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
29 1359 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
30 1169 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
31 1160 Mansfield 66/67 FB $17,930 12 $6,451 1 10/27/17
32 947 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
33 867 We Are X Drft. $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
34 844 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
35 790 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
36 779 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
37 670 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
38 638 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
39 619 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
40 580 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
41 567 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
42 534 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
43 532 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
44 514 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
45 476 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
46 453 South of the Border CLS $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
47 446 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
48 437 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
49 432 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
50 408 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
51 401 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
52 356 BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. $289,945 12 n/a - 11/24/17
53 308 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
54 280 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
55 269 Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution PBS $516,893 12 $20,215 1 9/2/15
56 259 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
57 227 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
58 1146 Burden Magn. $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
59 937 School Life Magn. $37,381 13 $2,332 1 9/8/17
60 806 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
61 799 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
62 736 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
63 681 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
64 672 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
65 633 Tower KL $101,987 13 n/a - 9/28/16
66 628 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
67 623 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
68 542 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
69 523 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
70 429 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
71 424 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
72 379 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
73 376 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
74 372 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
75 364 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
76 359 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
77 314 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
78 294 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
79 282 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
80 216 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
81 200 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
82 926 Catching the Sun TFC $38,613 14 n/a - 4/1/16
83 833 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
84 818 The Last Man on the Moon Grav. $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
85 714 Batkid Begins WB (NL) $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
86 703 Colliding Dreams ICir $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
87 601 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
88 589 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
89 556 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
90 544 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
91 527 Chavela MBox $148,666 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
92 525 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
93 501 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
94 499 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
95 475 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
96 371 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
97 360 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
98 319 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
99 252 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
100 205 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,329,940,496----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$834,86553$129,03328-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$696,060,347----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,092,7381,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1653


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR 5/23/07
Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? Ghop 2/28/18
Leaning Into The Wind Magn. 3/9/18
The China Hustle Magn. 3/30/18
Spiral Cohen 4/6/18
The Devil and Father Amorth Orch. 4/20/18
Pope Francis - A Man of His Word Focus 5/18/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Whitney RAtt. 7/6/18
McQueen BST 7/13/18
Generation Wealth Amazon 7/20/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD