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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 523 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
2 826 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
3 946 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
4 517 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
5 141 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
6 1028 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
7 393 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
8 596 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
9 428 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
10 362 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
11 705 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
12 315 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 571 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
14 667 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
15 453 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
16 798 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
17 182 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
18 920 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
19 586 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
20 253 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
21 761 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
22 1009 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
23 492 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
24 1023 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
25 605 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
26 470 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
27 741 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
28 890 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
29 695 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
30 332 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
31 670 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
32 607 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
33 1030 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
34 252 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
35 131 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
36 414 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
37 604 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
38 335 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
39 750 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
40 708 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
41 693 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
42 1017 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
43 348 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
44 468 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
45 654 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
46 564 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
47 884 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
48 260 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
49 287 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
50 423 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
51 519 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
52 550 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
53 950 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
54 712 Don't Blink - Robert Frank GMI $55,571 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
55 196 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
56 821 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
57 921 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
58 391 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
59 760 Miss Sharon Jones SM $48,099 6 $10,323 1 7/29/16
60 773 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
61 338 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
62 606 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
63 1072 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
64 460 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
65 530 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
66 886 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
67 1062 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
68 735 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
69 425 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
70 981 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
71 317 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
72 110 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
73 354 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
74 634 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
75 665 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
76 877 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
77 1057 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
78 1054 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
79 400 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
80 397 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
81 432 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
82 418 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
83 476 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
84 251 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
85 293 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
86 645 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
87 983 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
88 538 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
89 495 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
90 655 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
91 724 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
92 901 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
93 93 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
94 409 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
95 224 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
96 676 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
97 318 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
98 904 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
99 562 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
100 518 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,881,483----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,41950$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,581,378----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,815,8911,614$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, #1301-1400, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD