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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
1 326 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
2 340 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
3 387 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
4 416 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
5 428 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
6 439 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
7 461 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
8 520 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
9 523 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
10 536 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
11 546 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
12 551 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
13 585 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
14 614 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
15 626 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
16 643 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
17 675 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
18 700 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
19 709 Dancer IFC $62,578 10 $7,140 1 9/9/16
20 715 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
21 722 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
22 728 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
23 768 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
24 800 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
25 823 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
26 836 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
27 1033 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
28 1177 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
29 1211 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
30 197 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
31 306 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
32 337 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
33 367 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
34 377 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
35 381 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
36 411 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
37 413 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
38 441 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
39 444 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
40 446 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
41 447 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
42 452 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
43 459 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
44 466 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
45 481 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
46 503 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
47 510 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
48 514 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
49 527 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
50 530 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
51 564 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
52 577 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
53 580 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
54 662 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
55 688 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
56 703 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
57 711 Mifune: The Last Samurai Strand $62,279 9 $4,296 1 11/25/16
58 727 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
59 730 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
60 764 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
61 790 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
62 925 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
63 936 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
64 964 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
65 975 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
66 1213 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
67 1293 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
68 192 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
69 248 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
70 252 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
71 308 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
72 366 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
73 378 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
74 410 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
75 424 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
76 430 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
77 431 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
78 433 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
79 492 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
80 502 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
81 508 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
82 538 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
83 579 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
84 597 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
85 640 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
86 644 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
87 667 Do Not Resist Vanish $72,791 8 $7,150 1 9/30/16
88 669 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
89 705 Trapped (2016) Abr. $63,241 8 $17,626 3 3/4/16
90 770 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
91 807 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
92 827 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
93 839 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
94 841 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
95 847 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
96 857 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
97 944 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
98 960 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
99 974 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
100 1036 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,474,323----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,72251$136,41029-
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