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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1016 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
2 1019 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
3 1022 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
4 1031 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
5 1034 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
6 1035 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
7 1043 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
8 1053 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
9 1055 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
10 1081 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
11 1085 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
12 1090 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
13 1098 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
14 1099 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
15 1102 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
16 1105 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
17 1107 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
18 1108 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
19 1115 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
20 1126 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
21 1142 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
22 1156 Newtown Abr. $14,109 3 $6,796 2 10/7/16
23 1160 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
24 1166 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
25 1168 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
26 1181 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
27 1186 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
28 1188 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
29 1191 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
30 1198 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
31 1212 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
32 1235 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
33 1238 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
34 1257 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
35 1264 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
36 1276 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
37 1280 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
38 1283 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
39 1306 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
40 1326 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
41 1330 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
42 1333 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
43 1355 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
44 1380 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
45 1395 McLibel CLS $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
46 1442 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
47 1453 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
48 1456 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
49 1464 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
50 1480 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
51 1496 The Empire in Africa CLS $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
52 466 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
53 471 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
54 546 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
55 578 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
56 585 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
57 606 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
58 613 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
59 617 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
60 624 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
61 639 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
62 651 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
63 666 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
64 705 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
65 711 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
66 733 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
67 738 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
68 774 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
69 787 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
70 816 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
71 836 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
72 839 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
73 844 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
74 854 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
75 862 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
76 876 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
77 887 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
78 892 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
79 897 Our President CJ $37,660 2 $9,421 1 6/2/17
80 898 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
81 904 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
82 913 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
83 922 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
84 924 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
85 926 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
86 929 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
87 941 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
88 944 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
89 945 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
90 949 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
91 957 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
92 965 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
93 969 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
94 971 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
95 979 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
96 988 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
97 994 Disturbing the Peace Abr. $25,287 2 $10,907 2 11/11/16
98 997 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
99 1000 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
100 1008 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,019,253----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,45152$135,87330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
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