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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 200 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
2 233 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
3 478 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
4 134 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
5 379 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
6 116 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
7 230 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
8 26 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
9 199 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
10 262 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
11 352 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
12 680 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
13 101 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
14 129 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
15 165 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
16 179 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
17 272 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
18 422 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
19 76 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
20 204 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
21 306 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
22 321 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
23 387 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
24 142 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
25 161 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
26 215 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
27 245 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
28 60 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
29 128 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
30 180 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
31 243 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
32 317 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
33 330 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
34 538 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
35 37 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
36 154 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
37 170 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
38 203 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
39 207 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
40 246 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
41 290 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
42 408 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
43 428 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
44 457 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
45 502 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
46 648 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
47 305 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
48 468 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
49 561 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
50 1095 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
51 143 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
52 226 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
53 234 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
54 248 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
55 265 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
56 307 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
57 400 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
58 410 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
59 440 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
60 945 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
61 1113 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
62 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
63 194 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
64 269 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
65 270 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
66 281 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
67 341 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
68 347 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
69 406 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
70 461 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
71 512 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
72 548 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
73 138 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
74 184 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
75 287 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
76 345 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
77 394 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
78 402 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
79 459 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
80 469 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
81 540 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
82 691 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
83 220 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
84 221 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
85 264 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
86 292 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
87 372 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
88 728 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
89 112 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
90 160 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
91 164 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
92 166 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
93 177 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
94 229 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
95 253 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
96 255 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
97 256 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
98 279 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
99 369 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
100 380 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,508,106----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,87150$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,654,880----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,9531,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
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