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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1698
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 667 Dina Orch. $90,503 24 $6,015 1 10/6/17
2 1358 That Summer IFC $9,501 5 $5,977 1 5/18/18
3 1317 The Pathological Optimist TFA $11,222 2 $5,946 1 9/29/17
4 1070 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
5 1243 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
6 1148 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
7 1270 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
8 876 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
9 664 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
10 1465 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
11 913 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
12 1072 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
13 1076 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
14 1396 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
15 349 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
16 834 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
17 1305 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
18 1047 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
19 1102 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
20 967 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
21 900 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
22 660 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
23 1124 Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? Ghop $20,765 3 $5,725 3 2/28/18
24 1397 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
25 1108 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
26 1176 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
27 1142 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
28 947 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
29 391 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
30 852 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
31 656 Aida's Secrets MBox $98,468 9 $5,665 1 10/20/17
32 503 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
33 1088 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
34 1247 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
35 1177 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
36 870 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
37 784 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
38 1277 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
39 992 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
40 1040 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
41 1281 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
42 1161 In the Intense Now Icar. $19,018 1 $5,565 1 1/31/18
43 844 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
44 1146 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
45 1084 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
46 1254 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
47 910 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
48 1046 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
49 610 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
50 620 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
51 1211 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
52 1008 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
53 1015 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
54 1337 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
55 1075 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
56 1187 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
57 1416 The Wrong Light CGld $7,553 1 $5,429 1 7/14/17
58 1030 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
59 1012 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
60 717 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
61 807 Command and Control AEF $57,635 6 $5,385 1 9/14/16
62 1004 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
63 1042 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
64 1216 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
65 1151 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
66 1101 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
67 821 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
68 675 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
69 1298 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
70 773 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
71 710 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
72 766 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
73 1082 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
74 408 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
75 942 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
76 1025 In Pursuit of Silence CGld $29,834 2 $5,141 1 6/23/17
77 1032 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
78 1200 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
79 953 I am the Blues FM $37,849 5 $5,105 4 7/12/17
80 1143 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
81 1023 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
82 1349 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
83 1002 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
84 886 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
85 1263 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
86 1266 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
87 1303 Angels in the Dust CLS $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
88 1055 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
89 438 California Typewriter Grav. $218,563 20 $5,031 1 8/18/17
90 1045 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. $27,739 2 $5,030 2 8/11/17
91 1168 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
92 1157 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
93 950 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
94 1439 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
95 777 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
96 1096 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
97 595 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
98 1316 Theo Who Lived Zeit. $11,271 2 $4,990 1 10/7/16
99 1320 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
100 1205 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,351,667,891----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$826,70852$126,99128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$696,060,347----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,092,7381,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1698


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Brimstone and Glory Osci. 10/27/17
Spiral Cohen 6/22/18
The King (2018) Osci. 6/22/18
GameChangers PDF 6/29/18
Three Identical Strangers Neon 6/29/18
Love, Cecil Zeit. 6/29/18
This is Congo Abr. 6/29/18
Whitney RAtt. 7/6/18
Sharp Edges (2018 re-release) Neon 7/6/18
Generation Wealth Amazon 7/20/18
McQueen BST 7/20/18
Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood Greenwich 7/27/18
Death of a Nation QF 8/3/18
John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection Osci. 8/22/18
Hal Osci. 9/14/18
The Dawn Wall Orch. 9/14/18
This One's for the Ladies Neon 12/7/18
Penguins (Disneynature) BV 4/19/19
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD