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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
1 219 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
2 592 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
3 956 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
4 621 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
5 603 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
6 714 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
7 972 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
8 753 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
9 787 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
10 466 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
11 792 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
12 441 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
13 555 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
14 597 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
15 1170 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
16 662 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
17 937 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
18 609 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
19 500 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
20 1167 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
21 369 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
22 654 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
23 665 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
24 820 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
25 276 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
26 580 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
27 1020 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
28 411 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
29 735 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
30 695 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
31 834 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
32 339 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
33 690 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
34 720 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
35 519 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
36 562 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
37 904 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
38 318 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
39 677 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
40 224 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
41 409 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
42 93 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
43 901 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
44 725 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
45 656 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
46 496 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
47 538 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
48 983 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
49 646 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
50 293 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
51 251 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
52 477 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
53 418 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
54 433 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
55 397 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
56 400 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
57 1054 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
58 1057 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
59 877 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
60 666 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
61 636 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
62 354 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
63 110 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
64 317 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
65 981 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
66 425 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
67 736 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
68 1062 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
69 886 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
70 530 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
71 461 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
72 1072 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
73 606 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
74 338 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
75 773 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
76 642 Miss Sharon Jones SM $73,745 10 $10,323 1 7/29/16
77 391 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
78 922 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
79 822 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
80 196 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
81 713 Don't Blink - Robert Frank GMI $55,571 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
82 950 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
83 550 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
84 520 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
85 423 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
86 287 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
87 260 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
88 884 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
89 564 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
90 655 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
91 469 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
92 348 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
93 1017 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
94 694 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
95 709 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
96 751 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
97 335 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
98 604 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
99 414 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
100 131 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,138,740----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,60550$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,651,345----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,8061,614$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
Harry & Snowman FR 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