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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, #1501-1551
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 459 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
2 498 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
3 509 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
4 512 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
5 536 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
6 547 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
7 603 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
8 614 I Called Him Morgan SD $97,711 11 $12,902 1 3/24/17
9 623 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
10 701 Alive and Kicking Magn. $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
11 951 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
12 986 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
13 1019 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
14 1029 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
15 1306 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
16 139 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
17 285 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
18 307 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
19 317 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
20 333 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
21 348 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
22 395 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
23 426 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
24 439 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
25 450 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
26 473 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
27 532 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
28 535 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
29 550 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
30 560 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
31 564 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
32 598 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
33 629 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
34 641 America: Freedom to Fascism CLS $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
35 658 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
36 691 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
37 717 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
38 726 Dancer IFC $62,578 10 $7,140 1 9/9/16
39 732 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
40 739 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
41 745 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
42 785 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
43 820 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
44 842 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
45 858 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
46 1059 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
47 1208 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
48 1241 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
49 200 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
50 312 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
51 344 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
52 375 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
53 385 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
54 389 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
55 420 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
56 423 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
57 452 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
58 455 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
59 457 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
60 458 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
61 464 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
62 471 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
63 478 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
64 493 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
65 514 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
66 522 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
67 526 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
68 539 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
69 543 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
70 577 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
71 590 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
72 593 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
73 678 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
74 705 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
75 720 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
76 728 Mifune: The Last Samurai Strand $62,279 9 $4,296 1 11/25/16
77 744 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
78 747 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
79 781 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
80 810 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
81 949 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
82 960 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
83 989 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
84 1000 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
85 1243 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
86 1325 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
87 195 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
88 253 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
89 257 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
90 314 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
91 374 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
92 386 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
93 419 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
94 435 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
95 441 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
96 442 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
97 444 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
98 461 David Lynch: The Art Life Jan. $171,419 8 $10,823 1 3/31/17
99 504 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
100 513 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,306,180,967----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$872,53252$136,55730-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,808,980----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,060,2991,468$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, #1501-1551


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Shut Up Little Man Trib. 8/26/11
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 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