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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, #1301-1362
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 92 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
2 93 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
3 412 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
4 334 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
5 718 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
6 97 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
7 287 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
8 396 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
9 715 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
10 175 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
11 865 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
12 331 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
13 394 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
14 226 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
15 352 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
16 346 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
17 362 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
18 626 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
19 513 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
20 735 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
21 178 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
22 251 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
23 485 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
24 310 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
25 708 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
26 295 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
27 137 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
28 154 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
29 194 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
30 762 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
31 670 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
32 235 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
33 65 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
34 470 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
35 918 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
36 610 Batkid Begins WB $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
37 495 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
38 138 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
39 472 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
40 222 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
41 357 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
42 177 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
43 78 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
44 107 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
45 769 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
46 375 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
47 363 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
48 257 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
49 26 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
50 803 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
51 457 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
52 329 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
53 316 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
54 302 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
55 531 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
56 133 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
57 151 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
58 353 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
59 155 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
60 185 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
61 374 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
62 491 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
63 35 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
64 453 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
65 337 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
66 258 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
67 345 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
68 525 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
69 322 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
70 244 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
71 473 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
72 145 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
73 373 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
74 871 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
75 423 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
76 271 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
77 402 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
78 932 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
79 198 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
80 422 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
81 274 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
82 765 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
83 617 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
84 382 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
85 685 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
86 489 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
87 555 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
88 129 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
89 948 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
90 738 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
91 810 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
92 176 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
93 689 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
94 201 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
95 482 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
96 391 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
97 776 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
98 190 Cartel Land Orch. $704,352 65 $15,581 2 7/3/15
99 614 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
100 252 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,215,375,459----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$921,43750$146,74130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$654,255,132----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,738,8701,675$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, #1301-1362


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Patience (After Sebald) CGld 5/9/12
The Last Man on the Moon Grav. 2/26/16
Talent Has Hunger FRun 3/11/16
Boom Bust Boom BSM 3/11/16
The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko 3/18/16
A Beautiful Planet BV 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD