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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 744 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
2 954 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
3 792 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
4 500 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
5 646 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
6 1101 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
7 523 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
8 1082 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
9 1017 My Scientology Movie Magn. $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
10 814 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
11 842 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
12 269 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
13 626 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
14 987 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
15 548 Fire at Sea KL $120,933 7 $11,350 2 9/18/16
16 194 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
17 857 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
18 482 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
19 713 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
20 608 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
21 336 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
22 754 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
23 671 Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun $78,372 4 $11,729 1 5/12/17
24 385 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
25 453 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
26 636 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
27 416 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
28 621 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $94,584 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
29 1108 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
30 152 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
31 551 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
32 1016 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
33 886 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
34 557 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
35 705 Alive and Kicking Magn. $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
36 1066 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
37 481 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
38 189 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
39 964 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
40 96 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
41 376 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
42 721 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
43 928 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
44 914 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
45 838 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
46 78 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
47 585 Abacus: Small Enough to Jail PBS $107,432 8 $12,528 1 5/19/17
48 676 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
49 297 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
50 486 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
51 235 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
52 396 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
53 1015 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
54 601 Cameraperson Jan. $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
55 480 Eva Hesse Zeit. $157,481 7 $12,780 1 4/27/16
56 615 I Called Him Morgan SD $97,711 11 $12,902 1 3/24/17
57 893 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
58 472 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
59 973 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
60 853 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
61 658 Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt Zeit. $82,143 4 $13,244 1 4/6/16
62 820 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
63 228 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
64 322 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
65 512 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
66 446 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
67 530 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
68 390 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
69 1023 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
70 685 City of Ghosts IFC $73,216 18 $13,601 2 7/7/17
71 550 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
72 173 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
73 513 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
74 493 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
75 431 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
76 447 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
77 164 Dark Horse (2016) SPC $1,030,851 74 $13,838 3 5/6/16
78 899 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
79 212 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
80 242 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
81 559 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
82 1123 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
83 677 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
84 241 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
85 543 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
86 402 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
87 630 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
88 283 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
89 811 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
90 681 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
91 913 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
92 868 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
93 488 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
94 184 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
95 683 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
96 476 The Witness FR $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
97 61 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
98 604 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
99 763 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
100 1007 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,137,123----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,95352$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 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
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD