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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
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 819 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
2 825 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
3 826 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
4 833 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
5 836 Cameraperson Jan. $38,674 3 $12,760 1 9/9/16
6 839 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
7 843 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
8 849 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
9 850 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
10 856 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
11 857 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
12 862 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
13 864 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
14 868 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
15 869 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
16 879 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
17 880 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
18 883 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
19 890 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
20 900 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
21 905 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
22 912 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
23 913 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
24 921 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
25 923 The Seventh Fire FM $27,120 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
26 925 Unlocking the Cage FRun $26,950 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
27 931 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
28 936 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
29 941 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
30 957 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
31 959 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
32 962 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
33 970 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
34 973 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
35 974 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
36 981 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
37 991 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
38 993 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
39 1020 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
40 1024 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
41 1027 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
42 1032 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
43 1033 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
44 1036 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
45 1039 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
46 1040 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
47 1041 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
48 1047 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
49 1057 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
50 1072 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
51 1085 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
52 1092 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
53 1094 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
54 1106 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
55 1111 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
56 1113 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
57 1116 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
58 1122 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
59 1135 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
60 1157 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
61 1160 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
62 1178 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
63 1183 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
64 1195 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
65 1200 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
66 1203 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
67 1224 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
68 1244 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
69 1248 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
70 1251 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
71 1273 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
72 1297 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
73 1309 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
74 1352 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
75 1361 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
76 1364 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
77 1370 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
78 1386 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
79 1401 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
80 443 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
81 448 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
82 518 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
83 549 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
84 558 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
85 574 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
86 581 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
87 584 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
88 592 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
89 607 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
90 618 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
91 632 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
92 665 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
93 671 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
94 692 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
95 698 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
96 730 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
97 743 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
98 770 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
99 787 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
100 791 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
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