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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1632
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1567 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
2 1570 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
3 1163 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
4 1145 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
5 1574 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
6 1464 The Loving Story Icar. $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
7 1543 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
8 1524 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
9 1445 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
10 1509 Santoalla Osci. $2,684 1 $489 1 7/19/17
11 458 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
12 1416 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
13 1301 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
14 1566 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
15 1559 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
16 1324 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
17 1515 Homeland KL $2,491 1 $560 1 10/6/16
18 1533 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
19 1518 From the East Icar. $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
20 1335 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
21 1571 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
22 1557 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
23 1569 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
24 1556 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
25 1080 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
26 1555 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
27 1479 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
28 1560 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
29 1443 Starless Dreams CGld $4,776 2 $707 1 1/20/17
30 1562 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
31 1493 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
32 1568 Extraordinary Ordinary People FRun $880 1 $744 1 9/15/17
33 1451 The Fall of Fujimori CLS $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
34 1545 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
35 1531 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
36 1549 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
37 1558 A Different American Dream FRun $1,172 1 $848 - 1/6/17
38 1375 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
39 1446 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
40 1542 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
41 1525 Behind the White Glasses KL $2,223 1 $900 1 4/21/17
42 1544 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
43 1565 The Penguin Counters FRun $976 1 $976 1 4/21/17
44 1430 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
45 1528 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
46 1187 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
47 1398 The Dying of the Light FRun $6,627 2 $996 1 4/7/16
48 1327 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
49 489 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
50 1079 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
51 1547 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
52 1501 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
53 1539 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
54 1563 The Empire in Africa CLS $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
55 1564 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
56 1406 The Skyjacker's Tale Strand $6,253 2 $1,097 1 6/30/17
57 1536 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
58 277 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
59 1409 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
60 1561 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
61 1428 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
62 1208 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
63 1535 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
64 1538 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
65 1147 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
66 1339 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
67 1440 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
68 1326 Magnus FR $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
69 1507 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
70 1294 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
71 1548 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
72 1537 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
73 1303 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
74 1175 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
75 453 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
76 1352 The Other Side FM $8,074 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
77 1541 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
78 1315 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
79 1244 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
80 843 Saving Banksy PDF $47,965 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
81 1429 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
82 1427 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
83 1180 Escapes Ghop $15,712 4 $1,339 1 7/28/17
84 1523 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
85 1474 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
86 831 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
87 1349 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
88 1088 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
89 1510 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
90 1225 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
91 1498 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
92 1189 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
93 1190 Contemporary Color Osci. $15,305 5 $1,451 1 3/1/17
94 1530 Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America FRun $1,940 1 $1,452 1 1/6/17
95 1404 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
96 1432 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
97 1459 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
98 1546 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
99 774 Tomorrow UTMW $60,192 20 $1,480 1 3/10/17
100 1139 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,486,991----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$842,11453$130,48329-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1632


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. 5/13/11
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
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