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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 196 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
2 306 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
3 366 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
4 416 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
5 425 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
6 487 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
7 498 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
8 573 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
9 737 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
10 235 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
11 236 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
12 281 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
13 311 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
14 329 Obit. KL $306,765 22 n/a - 1/5/17
15 394 Uncovered: The War on Iraq CLS $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
16 496 Generation Found Gathr $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
17 501 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
18 778 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
19 121 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
20 173 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
21 176 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
22 178 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
23 189 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
24 244 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
25 269 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
26 272 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
27 273 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
28 296 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
29 391 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
30 402 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
31 405 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
32 554 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
33 572 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
34 583 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
35 584 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
36 635 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
37 653 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
38 684 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
39 714 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
40 795 The Unknowns Gathr $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
41 294 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
42 353 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
43 362 Letters from Baghdad Vita. $265,758 20 $19,725 2 6/2/17
44 371 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
45 398 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
46 400 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
47 406 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
48 538 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
49 579 Zero Days Magn. $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
50 605 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
51 818 Tomorrow UTMW $47,101 20 $1,480 1 3/10/17
52 875 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
53 903 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
54 - Clinton, Inc. Free n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
55 194 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
56 277 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
57 349 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
58 379 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
59 389 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
60 449 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
61 469 De Palma A24 $165,237 19 $30,355 3 6/10/16
62 566 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
63 690 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
64 972 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
65 265 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism CLS $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
66 291 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
67 300 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
68 321 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
69 328 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
70 346 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
71 369 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
72 488 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
73 490 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
74 553 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
75 767 City of Ghosts IFC $54,885 18 $13,601 2 7/7/17
76 308 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
77 382 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
78 415 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
79 441 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
80 516 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
81 580 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
82 710 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
83 794 Tickling Giants Sarkasmos $51,166 17 $8,159 1 3/17/17
84 860 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
85 1325 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
86 92 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
87 120 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
88 233 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
89 270 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
90 283 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
91 305 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
92 313 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
93 323 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
94 333 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
95 433 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
96 437 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
97 438 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
98 534 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
99 609 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
100 650 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,085,529----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,91952$135,78330-
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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
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