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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, #1501-1593
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 422 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
2 514 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
3 95 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
4 254 The First Monday in May Magn. $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
5 437 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
6 130 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
7 153 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
8 158 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
9 477 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
10 738 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
11 836 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
12 262 Our President CJ $507,268 41 $9,421 1 6/2/17
13 314 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
14 88 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
15 182 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
16 327 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
17 81 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
18 171 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
19 198 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
20 205 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
21 471 Whose Streets? Magn. $169,562 39 $43,804 24 8/11/17
22 106 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
23 133 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
24 258 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
25 263 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
26 339 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
27 677 For the Love of Spock Grav. $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
28 212 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
29 251 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
30 516 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
31 144 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
32 405 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
33 427 Seed: The Untold Story CEye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
34 126 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
35 248 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
36 28 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
37 211 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
38 407 Jeremiah Tower Orch. $228,153 33 $20,268 2 4/21/17
39 282 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
40 378 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
41 736 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
42 110 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
43 139 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
44 178 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
45 192 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
46 292 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
47 452 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
48 82 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
49 218 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
50 331 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
51 345 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
52 413 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
53 154 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
54 175 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
55 230 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
56 264 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
57 63 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
58 138 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
59 193 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
60 261 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
61 341 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
62 354 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
63 586 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
64 40 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
65 168 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
66 183 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
67 216 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
68 221 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
69 265 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
70 312 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
71 372 Dolores PBS $257,480 27 $13,534 1 9/1/17
72 436 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
73 458 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
74 493 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
75 545 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
76 660 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
77 703 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
78 330 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
79 469 Apparition Hill LFlower $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
80 505 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
81 610 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
82 1205 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
83 156 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
84 243 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
85 247 Harry & Snowman FR $561,460 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
86 252 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
87 267 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
88 285 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
89 322 Citizen Jane IFC $313,411 25 $31,451 2 4/21/17
90 332 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
91 428 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
92 439 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
93 474 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
94 550 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $125,227 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
95 1030 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
96 1225 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
97 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
98 206 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
99 289 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
100 290 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,314,654,140----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$855,33852$133,26829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1593


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun 6/1/12
I Am Another You FR 9/27/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Architects of Denial Da. 10/6/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene IFC 10/13/17
The Paris Opera FM 10/18/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
Dream Boat Strand 11/3/17
Big Sonia Argo. 11/17/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD