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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, #1401-1422
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 251 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
2 262 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
3 281 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
4 320 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
5 325 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
6 333 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
7 337 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
8 340 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
9 382 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
10 387 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
11 467 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
12 482 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,531 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
13 553 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
14 558 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
15 597 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
16 605 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
17 650 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
18 710 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
19 206 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
20 231 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
21 249 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
22 275 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
23 361 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
24 368 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
25 389 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
26 394 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
27 402 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
28 408 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
29 428 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
30 459 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
31 472 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
32 474 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
33 503 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
34 549 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
35 566 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
36 595 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
37 697 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
38 744 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
39 787 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $41,786 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
40 834 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
41 1022 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
42 214 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
43 238 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
44 303 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
45 334 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
46 335 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
47 353 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
48 383 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
49 386 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
50 430 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
51 432 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
52 466 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
53 475 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
54 478 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
55 502 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
56 513 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
57 563 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
58 581 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
59 882 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
60 914 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
61 943 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
62 952 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
63 1200 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
64 130 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
65 267 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
66 287 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
67 297 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
68 312 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
69 326 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
70 372 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
71 401 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
72 413 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
73 424 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
74 443 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
75 498 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
76 501 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
77 516 Hockney FM $119,945 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
78 524 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
79 528 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
80 560 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
81 587 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
82 598 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
83 614 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
84 642 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
85 666 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
86 679 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
87 686 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
88 692 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
89 730 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
90 762 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
91 781 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
92 794 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
93 982 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
94 1115 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
95 1145 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
96 189 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
97 292 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
98 323 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
99 351 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
100 362 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,239,189,962----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,57451$142,09429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$660,910,167----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,537,9241,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1422


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Miss Sharon Jones SPC 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD