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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, #1401-1410
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 943 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
2 950 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
3 960 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
4 962 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
5 988 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
6 992 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
7 995 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
8 1000 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
9 1001 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
10 1004 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
11 1006 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
12 1007 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
13 1008 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
14 1015 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
15 1025 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
16 1052 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
17 1059 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
18 1061 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
19 1073 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
20 1078 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
21 1080 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
22 1083 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
23 1089 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
24 1102 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
25 1123 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
26 1126 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
27 1142 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
28 1147 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
29 1158 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
30 1162 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
31 1165 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
32 1183 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
33 1202 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
34 1206 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
35 1208 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
36 1230 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
37 1254 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
38 1266 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
39 1309 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
40 1318 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
41 1321 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
42 1327 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
43 1343 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
44 1357 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
45 434 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
46 438 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
47 507 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
48 537 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
49 543 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
50 560 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
51 567 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
52 570 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
53 577 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
54 591 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
55 616 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
56 648 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
57 654 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
58 673 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
59 678 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
60 709 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
61 722 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
62 747 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
63 764 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
64 767 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
65 770 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
66 779 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
67 784 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
68 798 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
69 809 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
70 817 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
71 823 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
72 832 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
73 841 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
74 844 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
75 846 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
76 849 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
77 860 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
78 864 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
79 865 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
80 869 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
81 875 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
82 882 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
83 886 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
84 894 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
85 903 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
86 909 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
87 912 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
88 920 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
89 922 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
90 924 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
91 930 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
92 934 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
93 936 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
94 937 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
95 945 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
96 952 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
97 956 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
98 961 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
99 963 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
100 968 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,162,747----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,41350$143,16830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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