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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, #1401-1410
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 545 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
2 588 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
3 1150 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
4 648 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
5 917 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
6 600 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
7 492 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
8 1147 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
9 365 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
10 640 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
11 651 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
12 802 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
13 273 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
14 571 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
15 1000 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
16 407 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
17 719 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
18 681 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
19 816 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
20 336 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
21 676 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
22 704 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
23 510 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
24 553 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
25 887 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
26 315 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
27 663 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
28 221 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
29 405 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
30 91 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
31 884 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
32 709 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
33 642 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
34 488 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
35 530 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
36 963 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
37 634 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
38 290 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
39 248 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
40 469 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
41 414 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
42 428 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
43 393 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
44 396 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
45 1036 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
46 1039 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
47 859 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
48 652 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
49 625 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
50 350 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
51 107 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
52 314 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
53 961 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
54 421 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
55 720 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
56 1043 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
57 869 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
58 521 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
59 454 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
60 1053 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
61 597 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
62 335 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
63 756 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
64 387 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
65 903 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
66 804 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
67 193 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
68 930 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
69 541 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
70 511 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
71 419 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
72 284 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
73 257 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
74 867 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
75 555 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
76 641 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
77 462 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
78 344 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
79 997 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
80 680 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
81 694 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
82 734 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
83 332 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
84 595 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
85 410 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
86 128 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
87 249 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
88 1010 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
89 598 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
90 657 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
91 329 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
92 682 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
93 873 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
94 726 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
95 464 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
96 596 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
97 1003 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
98 485 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
99 989 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
100 744 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,384,282----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,57550$143,16830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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