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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 323 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
2 396 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
3 431 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
4 457 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
5 537 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
6 608 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
7 739 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
8 825 Tickling Giants Sarkasmos $51,499 17 $8,159 1 3/17/17
9 894 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
10 1396 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
11 93 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
12 121 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
13 242 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
14 283 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
15 296 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
16 320 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
17 328 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
18 339 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
19 348 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
20 449 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
21 453 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
22 454 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
23 560 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
24 636 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
25 678 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
26 745 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
27 871 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
28 875 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
29 1062 Finding Oscar FR $23,116 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
30 97 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
31 138 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
32 144 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
33 249 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
34 265 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
35 311 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
36 335 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
37 347 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
38 391 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
39 398 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
40 464 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
41 494 The Witness FR $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
42 518 Ex Libris: The New York Public Library Zipp. $150,602 15 $10,926 1 9/13/17
43 539 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
44 550 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
45 584 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
46 593 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
47 604 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
48 798 Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax $55,409 15 $55,409 15 10/7/16
49 1175 Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo INDEP $16,405 15 n/a - 4/14/17
50 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
51 164 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
52 204 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
53 251 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
54 318 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
55 358 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
56 369 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
57 471 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
58 495 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
59 496 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
60 521 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
61 531 Chavela MBox $142,267 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
62 540 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
63 552 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
64 585 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
65 597 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
66 700 Colliding Dreams ICir $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
67 710 Batkid Begins WB (NL) $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
68 815 The Last Man on the Moon Grav. $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
69 830 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
70 923 Catching the Sun TFC $38,613 14 n/a - 4/1/16
71 199 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
72 215 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
73 281 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
74 293 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
75 313 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
76 357 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
77 362 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
78 370 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
79 374 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
80 377 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
81 422 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
82 427 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
83 519 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
84 538 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
85 619 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
86 624 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
87 629 Tower KL $101,987 13 n/a - 9/28/16
88 668 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
89 677 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
90 732 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
91 797 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
92 803 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
93 934 School Life Magn. $37,381 13 $2,332 1 9/8/17
94 1142 Burden Magn. $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
95 226 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
96 259 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
97 279 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
98 307 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
99 399 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
100 406 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,775,320----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,73153$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD