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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
1 837 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
2 415 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
3 363 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
4 252 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
5 417 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
6 412 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
7 271 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
8 176 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
9 763 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
10 570 Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened Abr. $106,986 7 $23,490 2 11/18/16
11 693 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
12 628 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
13 288 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
14 565 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
15 455 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
16 300 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
17 405 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
18 322 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
19 754 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
20 182 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
21 276 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
22 577 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
23 172 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
24 205 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
25 318 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
26 900 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
27 220 Tickled Magn. $613,956 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
28 362 Life, Animated Orch. $255,388 60 $21,883 3 7/1/16
29 324 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
30 100 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
31 101 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
32 437 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
33 358 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
34 782 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
35 105 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
36 309 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
37 421 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
38 778 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
39 190 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
40 940 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
41 355 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
42 419 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
43 246 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
44 377 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
45 371 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
46 387 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
47 679 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
48 551 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
49 799 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
50 193 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
51 272 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
52 521 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
53 333 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
54 771 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
55 317 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
56 148 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
57 169 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
58 208 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
59 830 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
60 727 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
61 255 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
62 69 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
63 505 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
64 1037 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
65 1000 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
66 660 Batkid Begins WB (NL) $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
67 531 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
68 150 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
69 507 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
70 241 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
71 382 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
72 192 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
73 84 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
74 117 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
75 838 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
76 400 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
77 388 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
78 279 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
79 28 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
80 873 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
81 489 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
82 352 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
83 339 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
84 325 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
85 571 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
86 143 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
87 165 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
88 378 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
89 170 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
90 199 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
91 703 Trapped (2016) Abr. $63,241 8 $17,626 3 3/4/16
92 399 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
93 527 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
94 37 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
95 484 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
96 361 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
97 280 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
98 370 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
99 564 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
100 345 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,273,817,315----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,28550$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