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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, #1501-1547
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1389 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
2 1391 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
3 1392 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
4 1401 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
5 1404 Night School (2017) Osci. $3,624 2 $1,588 1 6/9/17
6 1416 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
7 1418 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
8 1424 Best and Most Beautiful Things FRun $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
9 1435 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
10 1447 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
11 1448 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
12 1452 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
13 1463 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
14 1471 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
15 1475 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
16 1477 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
17 1484 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
18 438 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
19 626 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
20 647 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
21 691 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
22 733 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
23 761 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
24 767 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
25 796 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
26 801 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
27 817 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
28 823 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
29 847 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
30 851 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
31 876 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
32 880 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
33 892 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
34 900 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
35 911 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
36 918 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
37 934 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
38 936 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
39 940 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
40 964 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
41 969 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
42 970 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
43 974 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
44 976 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
45 996 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
46 1001 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
47 1004 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
48 1020 Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. $22,310 1 $22,310 1 6/16/17
49 1021 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
50 1023 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
51 1032 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
52 1034 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
53 1038 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
54 1043 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
55 1044 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
56 1053 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
57 1054 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
58 1056 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
59 1058 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
60 1060 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
61 1061 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
62 1065 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
63 1075 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
64 1087 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
65 1096 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
66 1103 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
67 1106 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
68 1108 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
69 1111 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
70 1113 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
71 1116 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
72 1117 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
73 1123 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
74 1125 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
75 1126 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
76 1127 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
77 1136 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
78 1138 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past FRun $14,807 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
79 1139 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
80 1140 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
81 1142 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
82 1145 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
83 1147 Desert Bayou CLS $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
84 1149 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
85 1155 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
86 1157 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
87 1159 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
88 1165 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
89 1168 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
90 1169 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
91 1170 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
92 1172 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
93 1173 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
94 1176 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
95 1178 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
96 1183 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
97 1185 When Two Worlds Collide FRun $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
98 1186 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
99 1188 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home CLS $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
100 1189 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,305,766,543----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$874,00753$136,74930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,770,651----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,059,0221,468$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, #1501-1547


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Mr. Watterson SD 11/15/13
Food Evolution Abr. 6/23/17
F(l)ag Football Abr. 6/23/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
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