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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, #1501-1512
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 267 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
2 510 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
3 160 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
4 400 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
5 950 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
6 452 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
7 295 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
8 429 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
9 677 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
10 1018 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
11 214 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
12 451 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
13 298 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
14 836 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
15 671 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
16 409 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
17 653 Colliding Dreams ICir $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
18 747 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
19 527 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
20 601 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
21 141 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
22 1034 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
23 803 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
24 882 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
25 193 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
26 751 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
27 217 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
28 520 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
29 418 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
30 847 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
31 206 Cartel Land Orch. $704,352 65 $15,581 2 7/3/15
32 668 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
33 275 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
34 546 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
35 581 Under the Sun (2016) Icar. $105,036 6 $15,454 2 7/6/16
36 433 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
37 598 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
38 448 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
39 173 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
40 597 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
41 301 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
42 470 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
43 790 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
44 577 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
45 552 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
46 768 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
47 1048 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
48 742 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
49 528 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
50 784 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
51 960 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
52 252 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
53 978 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
54 741 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
55 589 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
56 60 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
57 463 The Witness FR $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
58 664 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
59 181 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
60 475 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
61 841 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
62 885 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
63 662 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
64 787 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
65 279 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
66 613 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
67 393 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
68 530 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
69 236 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
70 658 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
71 1089 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
72 545 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
73 237 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
74 209 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
75 871 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
76 161 Dark Horse (2016) SPC $1,030,851 74 $13,838 3 5/6/16
77 435 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
78 420 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
79 480 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
80 501 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
81 170 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
82 536 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
83 994 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
84 381 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
85 518 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
86 434 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
87 500 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
88 315 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
89 224 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
90 794 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
91 641 Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt Zeit. $82,143 4 $13,244 1 4/6/16
92 828 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
93 944 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
94 459 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
95 866 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
96 467 Eva Hesse Zeit. $157,481 7 $12,780 1 4/27/16
97 587 Cameraperson Jan. $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
98 985 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
99 387 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
100 230 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,281,255,169----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$878,17451$136,49429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$674,180,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,969,6401,519$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, #1501-1512


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Giuliani Time Cinema Libre 5/12/06
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Alive and Kicking Magn. 4/7/17
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
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD