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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, #1501-1512
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 890 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
2 897 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
3 912 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
4 914 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
5 918 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
6 942 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
7 946 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
8 947 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
9 951 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
10 953 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
11 972 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
12 977 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
13 980 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
14 992 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $22,510 1 n/a - 3/3/17
15 996 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
16 998 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
17 1007 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
18 1009 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
19 1012 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
20 1017 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
21 1018 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
22 1027 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
23 1028 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
24 1030 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
25 1032 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
26 1034 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
27 1035 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
28 1039 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
29 1049 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
30 1061 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
31 1070 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
32 1076 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
33 1079 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
34 1081 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
35 1084 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
36 1086 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
37 1088 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
38 1089 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
39 1094 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
40 1096 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
41 1097 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
42 1098 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
43 1105 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
44 1107 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
45 1108 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
46 1110 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
47 1113 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
48 1115 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
49 1117 I Called Him Morgan SD $14,154 1 $14,154 1 3/24/17
50 1118 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
51 1124 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
52 1126 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
53 1128 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
54 1134 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
55 1137 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
56 1138 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
57 1139 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
58 1141 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
59 1142 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
60 1145 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
61 1147 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
62 1152 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past FRun $12,125 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
63 1153 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
64 1155 When Two Worlds Collide FRun $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
65 1156 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
66 1158 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
67 1159 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
68 1160 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
69 1163 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
70 1164 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
71 1165 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
72 1168 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
73 1171 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
74 1172 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
75 1173 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
76 1174 The Ruins of Lifta FRun $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
77 1175 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
78 1177 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
79 1180 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
80 1183 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
81 1184 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
82 1189 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
83 1191 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
84 1195 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
85 1196 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
86 1197 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
87 1198 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
88 1203 The Forecaster FOR $10,172 1 n/a - 3/27/15
89 1204 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
90 1205 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
91 1209 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
92 1212 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
93 1214 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
94 1216 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
95 1217 The Lost Arcade 26 Aries $9,522 1 $7,500 1 8/12/16
96 1219 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
97 1224 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
98 1225 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
99 1227 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
100 1228 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,698,932----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87651$136,41029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$674,180,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,969,6401,519$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1501-1512


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Giuliani Time Cinema Libre 5/12/06
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Alive and Kicking Magn. 4/7/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD