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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 313 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
2 78 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
3 165 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
4 192 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
5 199 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
6 101 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
7 128 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
8 249 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
9 253 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
10 325 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
11 645 For the Love of Spock Grav. $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
12 206 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
13 242 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
14 493 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
15 139 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
16 390 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
17 121 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
18 239 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
19 27 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
20 205 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
21 272 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
22 363 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
23 702 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
24 105 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
25 134 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
26 172 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
27 186 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
28 283 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
29 432 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
30 79 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
31 210 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
32 317 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
33 331 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
34 397 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
35 148 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
36 169 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
37 222 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
38 254 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
39 60 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
40 133 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
41 187 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
42 252 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
43 327 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
44 340 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
45 555 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
46 38 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
47 162 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
48 177 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
49 209 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
50 213 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
51 255 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
52 301 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
53 418 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
54 438 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
55 470 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
56 519 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
57 628 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
58 669 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
59 316 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
60 448 Apparition Hill Little Flowe $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
61 482 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
62 579 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
63 1140 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
64 150 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
65 234 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
66 238 Harry & Snowman FR $559,571 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
67 243 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
68 257 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
69 276 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
70 318 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
71 410 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
72 420 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
73 452 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
74 982 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
75 1160 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
76 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
77 200 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
78 280 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
79 281 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
80 292 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
81 351 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
82 357 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
83 416 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
84 474 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
85 529 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
86 565 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
87 143 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
88 191 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
89 298 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
90 355 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
91 404 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
92 412 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
93 472 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
94 483 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
95 557 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
96 715 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
97 228 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
98 229 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
99 275 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
100 303 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,273,817,315----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,28550$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
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
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD