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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 250 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
2 1241 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
3 1377 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
4 1258 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
5 1068 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
6 1352 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
7 1355 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
8 1021 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
9 1182 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
10 1271 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
11 1328 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
12 1145 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
13 1365 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
14 1354 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
15 1153 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
16 1043 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
17 412 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
18 1236 The Other Side FM $6,459 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
19 1358 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
20 1162 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
21 1102 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
22 1259 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
23 1257 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
24 1342 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
25 1298 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
26 747 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
27 1189 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
28 969 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
29 1330 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
30 1085 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
31 1320 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
32 1055 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
33 1235 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
34 1263 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
35 1285 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
36 1363 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
37 1016 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
38 1313 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
39 698 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
40 342 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
41 1315 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
42 1026 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
43 1224 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
44 1148 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
45 1336 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
46 960 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
47 1056 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
48 837 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
49 1227 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
50 915 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
51 1272 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
52 778 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
53 663 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
54 812 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
55 1253 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
56 1290 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
57 1317 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
58 1168 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
59 1078 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
60 1296 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
61 1267 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
62 1327 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
63 1329 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
64 1338 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
65 1322 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
66 1334 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
67 1234 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
68 1047 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
69 1351 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
70 1228 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
71 979 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
72 1287 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
73 1136 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
74 1082 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
75 1295 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
76 662 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
77 1205 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
78 1070 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
79 810 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
80 1193 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
81 1349 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
82 1194 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
83 866 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
84 1066 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
85 1131 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
86 973 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
87 970 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
88 704 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
89 1069 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
90 1293 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
91 1243 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
92 1124 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
93 1188 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
94 1345 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
95 1250 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
96 1308 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
97 1297 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
98 1246 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
99 1233 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
100 1175 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,829,341----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,38250$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,541,570----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,814,2321,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
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