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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
1 254 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
2 323 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
3 191 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
4 118 Weiner IFC $1,676,108 88 $84,173 5 5/20/16
5 97 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
6 111 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
7 35 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
8 285 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism CLS $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
9 52 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
10 459 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
11 84 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
12 529 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
13 102 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
14 22 Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF $13,099,931 1,217 $74,814 3 7/15/16
15 121 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
16 77 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
17 472 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
18 308 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
19 465 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
20 169 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
21 382 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
22 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
23 112 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
24 61 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
25 467 The Final Year Magn. $191,900 39 $67,971 35 1/19/18
26 189 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
27 53 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
28 71 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
29 599 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
30 527 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
31 582 Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG $123,445 80 $64,469 80 5/26/17
32 376 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
33 177 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
34 131 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
35 246 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
36 310 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
37 217 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
38 236 City of Gold IFC $640,979 50 $62,959 4 3/11/16
39 296 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
40 85 He Named Me Malala FoxS $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
41 91 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
42 199 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
43 683 America: Freedom to Fascism CLS $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
44 223 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
45 46 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
46 81 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
47 769 Architects of Denial Da. $65,424 11 $58,472 11 10/6/17
48 114 Jane (2017) Abr. $1,723,379 96 $58,348 3 10/20/17
49 194 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
50 130 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
51 260 Harry & Snowman FR $561,460 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
52 328 Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami KL $351,430 36 $56,171 3 4/13/18
53 818 Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax $55,409 15 $55,409 15 10/7/16
54 44 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
55 579 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
56 266 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
57 516 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
58 193 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
59 134 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
60 239 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
61 415 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
62 69 The Eagle Huntress SPC $3,169,351 122 $52,574 4 11/2/16
63 204 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
64 232 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
65 74 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
66 92 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
67 543 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
68 54 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
69 190 Best of Enemies Magn. $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
70 535 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
71 156 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
72 119 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
73 478 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
74 728 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
75 621 Zero Days Magn. $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
76 637 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
77 178 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
78 356 The Gospel According to André Magn. $305,228 36 $47,802 4 5/25/18
79 434 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
80 618 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
81 155 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
82 175 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
83 176 Dior and I Orch. $1,028,953 105 $45,772 2 4/10/15
84 268 Human Flow Magn. $527,845 36 $45,677 3 10/13/17
85 182 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
86 518 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
87 704 Earth: One Amazing Day BBC $81,345 70 $45,480 70 10/6/17
88 28 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
89 403 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
90 117 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
91 319 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
92 889 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
93 141 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
94 291 Gimme Danger Magn. $440,627 71 $44,725 3 10/28/16
95 734 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
96 484 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
97 697 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
98 149 The Wolfpack Magn. $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
99 475 Whose Streets? Magn. $182,799 39 $43,804 24 8/11/17
100 644 A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,350,814,092----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$826,18652$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
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
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