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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 701 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
2 717 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
3 723 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
4 734 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
5 735 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
6 737 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
7 739 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
8 742 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
9 767 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
10 776 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
11 780 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
12 807 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
13 812 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
14 813 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
15 818 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
16 820 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
17 829 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
18 831 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
19 842 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
20 844 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
21 845 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
22 863 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
23 867 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
24 876 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
25 894 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
26 895 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
27 897 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
28 898 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
29 911 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
30 926 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
31 930 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
32 932 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
33 938 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
34 939 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
35 942 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
36 945 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
37 948 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
38 969 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
39 989 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
40 990 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
41 997 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
42 1013 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
43 1014 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
44 1022 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
45 1025 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
46 1038 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
47 1084 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
48 1098 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
49 1107 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
50 1114 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
51 1118 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
52 1130 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
53 1140 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
54 1152 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
55 1159 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
56 1164 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
57 1187 Landfill Harmonic TFC $8,992 4 $3,526 1 9/9/16
58 1198 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
59 1213 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
60 1266 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
61 1270 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
62 256 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
63 280 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
64 386 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
65 445 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
66 501 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
67 529 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
68 594 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
69 598 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
70 602 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
71 644 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
72 657 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
73 659 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
74 661 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
75 677 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
76 681 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
77 689 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
78 705 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
79 712 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
80 715 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
81 716 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
82 724 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
83 729 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
84 732 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
85 740 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
86 744 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
87 746 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
88 752 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
89 754 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
90 757 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
91 758 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
92 759 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
93 763 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
94 764 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
95 774 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
96 789 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
97 792 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
98 799 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
99 808 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
100 817 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
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