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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, #1401-1496
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1283 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
2 1349 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
3 1254 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
4 1181 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
5 1218 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
6 917 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
7 1055 Peter and the Farm Magn. $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
8 1205 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
9 1321 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
10 902 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
11 980 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
12 1098 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
13 1162 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
14 956 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
15 1269 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
16 1100 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
17 1126 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
18 950 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
19 1121 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
20 874 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
21 850 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
22 1276 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
23 1170 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
24 643 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
25 1342 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
26 1253 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
27 945 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
28 793 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
29 1204 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
30 1155 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
31 446 Apparition Hill Little Flowe $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
32 744 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
33 1260 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
34 1263 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
35 914 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
36 1079 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
37 566 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
38 1223 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
39 670 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
40 1151 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
41 734 Mifune: The Last Samurai Strand $55,802 9 $4,296 1 11/25/16
42 554 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
43 813 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
44 1022 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
45 1210 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
46 1104 The Uncondemned Abr. $14,393 2 $4,353 1 10/21/16
47 1088 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
48 747 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
49 1333 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
50 1182 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
51 733 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
52 705 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
53 648 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
54 1244 Portrait of a Garden Grasshopper $7,914 1 $4,488 1 10/26/16
55 1112 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
56 1141 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
57 928 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
58 1277 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
59 688 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
60 1148 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
61 1272 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
62 1083 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
63 721 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
64 1161 The Ruins of Lifta FRun $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
65 677 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
66 114 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
67 882 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
68 1039 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
69 883 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
70 1003 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
71 805 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
72 1145 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
73 1227 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
74 1075 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
75 1031 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
76 1043 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
77 1072 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. $16,734 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
78 1160 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
79 718 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
80 1150 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
81 1087 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
82 636 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
83 373 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
84 1130 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
85 861 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
86 565 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
87 931 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
88 1035 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
89 1077 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
90 862 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
91 888 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
92 1002 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
93 1251 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
94 816 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
95 1076 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
96 1171 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
97 1169 Theo Who Lived Zeit. $11,271 2 $4,990 1 10/7/16
98 535 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
99 981 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
100 702 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,267,203,274----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,95750$137,29529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1496


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Three of Hearts Think 10/19/05
The Sunshine Makers FR 1/20/17
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
Kedi Osci. 2/10/17
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD