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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, #1501-1536
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 539 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
2 150 The Music of Strangers Orch. $1,176,781 82 $24,614 3 6/10/16
3 532 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
4 852 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
5 422 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
6 368 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
7 257 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
8 424 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
9 419 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
10 276 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
11 180 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
12 774 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
13 581 Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened Abr. $106,986 7 $23,490 2 11/18/16
14 705 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
15 640 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
16 292 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
17 576 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
18 463 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
19 305 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
20 410 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
21 327 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
22 765 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
23 186 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
24 280 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
25 588 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
26 176 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
27 209 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
28 323 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
29 916 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
30 224 Tickled Magn. $613,956 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
31 367 Life, Animated Orch. $255,388 60 $21,883 3 7/1/16
32 329 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
33 103 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
34 104 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
35 444 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
36 363 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
37 795 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
38 108 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
39 314 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
40 428 South of the Border CLS $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
41 791 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
42 194 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
43 958 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
44 360 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
45 426 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
46 251 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
47 382 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
48 376 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
49 392 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
50 691 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
51 562 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
52 813 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
53 197 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
54 277 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
55 531 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
56 338 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
57 783 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
58 322 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
59 467 Jeremiah Tower Orch. $163,446 33 $20,268 2 4/21/17
60 152 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
61 173 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
62 212 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
63 844 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
64 738 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
65 260 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
66 71 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
67 514 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
68 1058 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
69 1020 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
70 672 Batkid Begins WB (NL) $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
71 541 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
72 154 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
73 516 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
74 246 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
75 387 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
76 196 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
77 86 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
78 120 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
79 853 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
80 405 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
81 393 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
82 283 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
83 29 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
84 889 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
85 499 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
86 357 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
87 344 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
88 330 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
89 582 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
90 147 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
91 169 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
92 383 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
93 174 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
94 203 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
95 714 Trapped (2016) Abr. $63,241 8 $17,626 3 3/4/16
96 404 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
97 537 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
98 39 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
99 493 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
100 366 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,300,197,304----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,14452$137,56930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$688,578,208----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,744,0761,493$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, #1501-1536


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS 3/20/15
In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom 5/23/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD