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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, #1401-1410
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 113 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
2 226 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
3 25 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
4 196 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
5 259 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
6 347 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
7 666 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
8 99 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
9 126 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
10 162 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
11 176 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
12 269 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
13 417 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
14 74 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
15 201 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
16 303 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
17 317 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
18 382 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
19 141 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
20 159 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
21 212 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
22 242 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
23 58 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
24 125 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
25 177 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
26 239 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
27 313 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
28 326 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
29 531 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
30 36 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
31 152 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
32 167 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
33 200 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
34 204 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
35 243 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
36 287 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
37 403 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
38 423 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
39 450 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
40 494 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
41 302 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
42 461 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
43 552 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
44 1077 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
45 142 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
46 222 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
47 230 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
48 245 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
49 262 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
50 308 Francofonia MBox $302,762 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
51 395 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
52 405 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
53 435 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
54 925 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
55 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
56 191 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
57 266 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
58 267 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
59 278 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
60 337 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
61 342 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
62 401 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
63 454 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
64 504 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
65 540 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
66 137 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
67 181 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
68 284 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
69 340 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
70 389 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
71 397 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
72 452 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
73 462 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
74 533 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
75 677 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
76 217 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
77 218 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
78 261 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
79 289 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
80 368 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
81 712 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
82 109 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
83 158 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
84 161 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
85 163 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
86 174 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
87 225 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
88 250 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
89 252 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
90 253 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
91 276 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
92 365 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
93 376 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
94 378 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
95 513 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
96 532 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
97 542 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
98 543 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
99 588 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
100 604 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,701,741----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,80850$143,16430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Suicide Killers CityL 8/25/06
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD