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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, #1501-1512
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 84 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
2 178 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
3 315 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
4 78 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
5 167 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
6 194 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
7 201 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
8 102 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
9 130 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
10 251 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
11 255 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
12 327 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
13 648 For the Love of Spock Grav. $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
14 208 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
15 244 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
16 496 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
17 141 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
18 392 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
19 493 Seed: The Untold Story Collective E $145,441 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
20 123 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
21 241 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
22 27 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
23 207 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
24 274 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
25 365 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
26 704 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
27 106 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
28 136 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
29 174 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
30 188 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
31 285 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
32 434 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
33 79 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
34 212 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
35 319 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
36 333 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
37 399 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
38 150 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
39 171 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
40 224 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
41 256 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
42 61 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
43 135 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
44 189 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
45 254 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
46 329 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
47 342 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
48 558 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
49 39 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
50 164 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
51 179 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
52 211 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
53 215 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
54 257 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
55 303 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
56 420 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
57 440 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
58 472 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
59 521 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
60 631 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
61 672 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
62 318 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
63 450 Apparition Hill Little Flowe $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
64 484 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
65 582 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
66 1145 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
67 152 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
68 236 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
69 240 Harry & Snowman FR $561,460 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
70 245 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
71 259 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
72 278 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
73 320 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
74 412 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
75 422 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
76 454 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
77 985 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
78 1165 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
79 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
80 202 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
81 282 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
82 283 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
83 294 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
84 353 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
85 359 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
86 418 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
87 476 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
88 531 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
89 568 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
90 145 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
91 193 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
92 300 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
93 357 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
94 406 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
95 414 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
96 474 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
97 485 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
98 560 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
99 717 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
100 230 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,255,169----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$878,17451$136,49429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$674,180,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,969,6401,519$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, #1501-1512


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Giuliani Time Cinema Libre 5/12/06
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Alive and Kicking Magn. 4/7/17
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
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD