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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 1250 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
2 1152 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
3 1387 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
4 1353 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
5 1419 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
6 1421 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
7 1431 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
8 1413 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
9 1426 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
10 1322 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
11 1116 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
12 1446 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
13 1316 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
14 1041 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
15 1377 McLibel CLS $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
16 1215 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
17 1156 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
18 1386 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
19 698 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
20 1293 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
21 1229 The Sunshine Makers FR $10,042 7 $1,874 1 1/20/17
22 1145 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
23 859 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
24 1382 Among the Believers FRun $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
25 1279 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
26 1444 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
27 1280 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
28 918 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
29 1140 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
30 1209 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
31 1035 Voices in Wartime CLS $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
32 1032 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
33 742 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
34 1144 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
35 1384 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
36 1328 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
37 1200 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
38 1272 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
39 1438 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
40 1336 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
41 1399 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
42 1388 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
43 1332 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
44 1321 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
45 1258 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
46 1090 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
47 1409 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
48 1232 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
49 1342 Reset FR $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
50 1330 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
51 1425 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
52 1376 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
53 1392 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
54 914 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
55 1437 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
56 1153 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
57 1396 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
58 1207 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
59 791 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
60 1391 The Harvest/La Cosecha CLS $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
61 1188 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
62 802 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
63 1397 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
64 1351 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
65 723 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
66 1129 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
67 677 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
68 1044 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
69 858 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
70 898 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
71 1434 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
72 1114 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
73 1048 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
74 1201 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
75 1381 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
76 1184 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
77 1394 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
78 1002 Finding Oscar FR $23,116 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
79 1395 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
80 1432 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
81 1061 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
82 1350 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
83 403 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
84 972 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
85 1335 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
86 1340 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
87 1325 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
88 274 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
89 622 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
90 1198 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
91 1267 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
92 951 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
93 1424 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
94 1418 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
95 1136 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
96 1178 When Two Worlds Collide FRun $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
97 1304 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
98 1301 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
99 1356 Call Her Applebroog Zeit. $4,842 1 $2,559 1 6/10/16
100 982 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,302,692,162----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,64353$137,41130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,623,576----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,020,7861,468$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
Lost Bohemia Long Shot 5/20/11
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