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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, #1501-1539
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 867 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
2 292 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
3 613 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
4 1084 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
5 430 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
6 774 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
7 731 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
8 884 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
9 356 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
10 726 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
11 758 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
12 548 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
13 592 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
14 958 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
15 335 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
16 711 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
17 239 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
18 946 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
19 428 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
20 99 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
21 955 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
22 764 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
23 690 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
24 523 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
25 567 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
26 1044 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
27 680 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
28 310 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
29 266 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
30 504 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
31 437 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
32 452 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
33 415 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
34 419 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
35 1122 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
36 1127 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
37 928 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
38 700 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
39 669 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
40 372 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
41 119 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
42 334 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
43 1042 The Highest Pass CLS $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
44 445 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
45 775 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
46 1133 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
47 937 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
48 559 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
49 484 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
50 1146 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
51 640 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
52 355 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
53 815 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
54 545 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
55 409 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
56 976 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
57 869 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
58 207 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
59 671 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Ghop $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
60 1009 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
61 579 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
62 549 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
63 443 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
64 304 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
65 276 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
66 935 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
67 594 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
68 689 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
69 493 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
70 365 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
71 1078 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
72 730 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
73 746 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
74 791 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
75 352 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
76 638 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
77 433 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
78 140 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
79 267 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
80 1096 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
81 502 David Lynch: The Art Life Jan. $146,066 8 $10,823 1 3/31/17
82 642 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
83 705 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
84 982 Disturbing the Peace Abr. $25,287 2 $10,907 2 11/11/16
85 349 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
86 732 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
87 942 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
88 781 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
89 495 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
90 639 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
91 1088 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
92 520 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
93 1070 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
94 1005 My Scientology Movie Magn. $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
95 803 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
96 829 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
97 268 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
98 619 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
99 975 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
100 544 Fire at Sea KL $120,933 7 $11,350 2 9/18/16
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,302,201,800----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,90453$137,48030-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,489,576----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,016,3191,468$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, #1501-1539


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Gridiron Heroes Indic. 4/15/16
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
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 ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
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