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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 360 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
2 695 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
3 490 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,722 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
4 1042 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
5 498 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
6 403 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
7 621 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
8 941 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
9 802 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
10 436 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
11 386 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
12 938 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
13 357 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
14 893 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
15 395 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
16 223 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
17 598 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
18 967 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
19 627 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
20 610 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
21 719 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
22 983 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
23 759 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
24 795 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
25 470 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
26 800 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
27 445 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
28 560 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
29 603 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
30 1186 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
31 665 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
32 948 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
33 616 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
34 503 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
35 1183 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
36 375 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
37 657 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
38 668 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
39 828 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
40 281 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
41 585 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
42 1032 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
43 416 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
44 740 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
45 701 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
46 845 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
47 344 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
48 696 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
49 725 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
50 522 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
51 567 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
52 915 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
53 323 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
54 681 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
55 229 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
56 1175 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Libre $9,511 1 $9,511 1 9/23/16
57 414 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
58 94 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
59 912 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
60 730 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
61 659 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
62 499 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
63 542 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
64 994 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
65 649 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
66 298 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
67 256 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
68 480 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
69 423 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
70 437 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
71 402 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
72 405 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
73 1067 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
74 1070 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
75 887 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
76 669 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
77 640 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
78 359 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
79 111 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
80 322 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
81 992 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
82 430 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
83 741 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
84 1076 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
85 896 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
86 533 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
87 465 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
88 1086 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
89 613 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
90 343 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
91 779 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
92 552 Miss Sharon Jones SM $109,111 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
93 396 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
94 933 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
95 830 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
96 199 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
97 694 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper $61,148 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
98 961 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
99 555 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
100 523 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
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