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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 869 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
2 873 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
3 880 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
4 890 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
5 895 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
6 901 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
7 902 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
8 910 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
9 918 Unlocking the Cage FRun $26,560 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
10 919 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
11 924 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
12 930 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
13 946 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
14 948 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
15 951 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
16 959 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
17 962 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
18 963 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
19 970 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
20 980 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
21 982 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
22 1008 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
23 1012 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
24 1015 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
25 1020 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
26 1021 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
27 1024 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
28 1026 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
29 1027 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
30 1028 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
31 1034 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
32 1044 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
33 1058 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
34 1071 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
35 1078 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
36 1080 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
37 1092 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
38 1097 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
39 1099 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
40 1102 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
41 1108 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
42 1121 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
43 1142 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
44 1145 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
45 1162 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
46 1167 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
47 1178 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
48 1182 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
49 1185 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
50 1203 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
51 1223 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
52 1227 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
53 1230 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
54 1253 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
55 1276 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
56 1287 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
57 1331 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
58 1340 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
59 1343 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
60 1349 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
61 1365 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
62 1380 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
63 438 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
64 444 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
65 514 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
66 545 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
67 553 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
68 569 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
69 576 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
70 579 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
71 586 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
72 600 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
73 611 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
74 625 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
75 661 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
76 667 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
77 686 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
78 691 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
79 724 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
80 737 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
81 764 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
82 781 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
83 784 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
84 787 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
85 796 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
86 801 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
87 815 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
88 827 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
89 835 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
90 841 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
91 850 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
92 859 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
93 861 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
94 863 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
95 866 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
96 878 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
97 881 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
98 882 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
99 886 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
100 892 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,859,053----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,40350$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,562,718----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,815,1131,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
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