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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, #1601-1678
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 283 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
2 308 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
3 423 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
4 493 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
5 558 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
6 594 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
7 662 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
8 666 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
9 670 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
10 719 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
11 735 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
12 737 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
13 739 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
14 755 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
15 761 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
16 768 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
17 785 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
18 795 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
19 800 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
20 801 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
21 813 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
22 815 Le Joli Mai Icar. $54,168 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
23 819 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
24 822 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
25 831 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
26 835 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
27 837 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
28 842 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
29 844 Keep Quiet KL $50,451 3 $6,500 1 2/17/17
30 845 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
31 848 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
32 849 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
33 853 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
34 854 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
35 867 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
36 883 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
37 887 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
38 893 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
39 903 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
40 913 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
41 915 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
42 922 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
43 923 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
44 930 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
45 935 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
46 939 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
47 948 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
48 949 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
49 957 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
50 958 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
51 963 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
52 965 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
53 969 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
54 970 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
55 983 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
56 985 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
57 988 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
58 996 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
59 1004 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
60 1008 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
61 1013 Intent to Destroy Abr. $29,650 3 $8,699 3 11/10/17
62 1017 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
63 1023 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
64 1024 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
65 1034 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
66 1035 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
67 1044 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
68 1049 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
69 1050 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
70 1051 Saving Brinton BOP $25,320 3 $2,690 1 9/17/17
71 1056 Women Like Us Gathr $25,071 3 n/a - 9/7/17
72 1060 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
73 1081 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
74 1084 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
75 1087 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
76 1094 Bending the Arc Abr. $21,907 3 $3,160 2 10/6/17
77 1097 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
78 1100 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
79 1101 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
80 1110 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
81 1120 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
82 1122 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
83 1149 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
84 1153 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
85 1155 Bobbi Jene Osci. $18,579 3 $7,035 1 9/22/17
86 1159 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
87 1167 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
88 1168 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
89 1171 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
90 1176 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
91 1178 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
92 1179 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
93 1183 Food Evolution Abr. $17,181 3 $2,851 1 6/23/17
94 1187 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
95 1200 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
96 1203 Charged Gathr $15,920 3 n/a - 10/4/17
97 1216 Rebels on Pointe Icar. $15,088 3 $3,270 2 11/15/17
98 1218 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
99 1232 Newtown Abr. $14,109 3 $6,796 2 10/7/16
100 1236 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,333,226,350----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$824,50652$127,33528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$696,060,347----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,092,7381,403$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, #1601-1678


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
These Birds Walk Osci. 11/1/13
The Test and the Art of Thinking Abr. 4/27/18
RBG Magn. 5/4/18
Mountain Greenwich 5/11/18
Pope Francis - A Man of His Word Focus 5/18/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf Argo. 6/13/18
Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist Greenwich 6/15/18
Spiral Cohen 6/22/18
The King (2018) Osci. 6/22/18
GameChangers PDF 6/29/18
Three Identical Strangers Neon 6/29/18
Whitney RAtt. 7/6/18
McQueen BST 7/13/18
Generation Wealth Amazon 7/20/18
Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood Greenwich 7/27/18
John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection Osci. 8/22/18
Hal Osci. 9/14/18
Penguins (Disneynature) BV 4/19/19
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD