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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1138 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
2 1173 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
3 1121 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
4 953 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
5 1346 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
6 1335 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
7 733 Farmageddon KMP $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
8 1258 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
9 546 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
10 1391 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
11 911 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
12 1324 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
13 998 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
14 1136 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
15 1304 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
16 1194 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
17 986 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
18 1216 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
19 1244 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
20 1338 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
21 1189 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
22 821 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
23 1331 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
24 961 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
25 1326 Call Her Applebroog Zeit. $4,842 1 $2,559 1 6/10/16
26 1270 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
27 1273 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
28 1149 When Two Worlds Collide FRun $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
29 1106 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
30 1386 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
31 1392 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
32 931 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
33 1237 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
34 1169 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
35 608 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
36 268 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
37 1295 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
38 1310 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
39 1305 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
40 952 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
41 395 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
42 1320 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
43 1038 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
44 1400 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
45 1363 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
46 1362 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
47 1155 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
48 1349 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
49 1172 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
50 1025 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
51 1088 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
52 1402 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
53 879 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
54 841 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
55 1021 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
56 663 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
57 1101 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
58 709 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
59 1321 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
60 1365 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
61 787 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
62 1159 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
63 1359 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
64 776 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
65 1178 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
66 1364 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
67 1124 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
68 1405 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
69 895 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
70 1360 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
71 1344 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
72 1393 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
73 1300 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
74 1312 Reset FR $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
75 1203 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
76 1377 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
77 1066 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
78 1228 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
79 1290 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
80 1302 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
81 1356 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
82 1367 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
83 1306 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
84 1407 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
85 1242 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
86 1171 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
87 1298 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
88 1352 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
89 1114 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
90 729 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
91 1009 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
92 1012 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
93 1180 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
94 1110 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
95 899 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
96 1250 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
97 1412 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
98 1249 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
99 1350 Among the Believers FRun $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
100 842 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,118,036----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,49250$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD