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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, #1601-1633
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 799 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
2 801 Le Joli Mai Icar. $54,168 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
3 805 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
4 808 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
5 817 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
6 821 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
7 823 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
8 828 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
9 830 Keep Quiet KL $50,451 3 $6,500 1 2/17/17
10 831 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
11 834 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
12 835 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
13 839 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
14 840 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
15 853 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
16 869 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
17 873 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
18 879 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
19 889 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
20 899 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
21 901 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
22 908 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
23 909 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
24 916 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
25 921 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
26 925 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
27 934 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
28 935 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
29 941 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
30 942 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
31 949 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
32 951 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
33 955 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
34 956 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
35 967 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
36 968 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
37 971 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
38 979 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
39 987 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
40 991 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
41 1005 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
42 1006 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
43 1016 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
44 1017 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
45 1026 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
46 1032 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
47 1033 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
48 1034 Saving Brinton BOP $25,320 3 $2,690 1 9/17/17
49 1040 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
50 1060 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
51 1063 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
52 1066 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
53 1073 Bending the Arc Abr. $21,907 3 $3,160 2 10/6/17
54 1076 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
55 1079 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
56 1080 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
57 1089 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
58 1099 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
59 1101 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
60 1127 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
61 1131 Spettacolo Ghop $18,668 3 $4,403 2 9/8/17
62 1132 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
63 1134 Bobbi Jene Osci. $18,579 3 $7,035 1 9/22/17
64 1138 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
65 1146 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
66 1147 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
67 1150 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
68 1153 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
69 1156 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
70 1157 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
71 1161 Food Evolution Abr. $17,181 3 $2,851 1 6/23/17
72 1165 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
73 1176 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
74 1194 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
75 1207 Newtown Abr. $14,109 3 $6,796 2 10/7/16
76 1211 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
77 1219 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
78 1221 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
79 1222 Intent to Destroy Abr. $13,194 3 $8,699 3 11/10/17
80 1237 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
81 1242 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
82 1244 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
83 1247 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
84 1254 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
85 1268 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
86 1274 Charged Gathr $11,394 3 n/a - 10/4/17
87 1294 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
88 1297 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
89 1317 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
90 1324 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
91 1336 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
92 1340 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
93 1344 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
94 1371 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
95 1392 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
96 1396 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
97 1399 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
98 1422 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
99 1446 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
100 1463 McLibel CLS $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,755,554----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$841,21553$130,32129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1601-1633


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Cousin Jules CGld 11/29/13
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD