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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, #1401-1488
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 302 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
2 659 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
3 1016 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
4 551 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
5 508 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
6 672 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
7 747 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
8 930 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
9 95 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
10 419 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
11 920 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Libre $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
12 232 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
13 694 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
14 327 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
15 933 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
16 574 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
17 532 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
18 742 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
19 709 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
20 348 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
21 861 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
22 714 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
23 757 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
24 421 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
25 1054 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
26 594 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
27 285 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
28 845 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
29 682 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
30 669 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
31 380 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
32 1211 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
33 513 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
34 626 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
35 966 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
36 679 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
37 1214 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
38 612 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
39 567 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
40 451 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
41 817 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
42 477 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
43 812 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
44 775 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
45 1005 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
46 734 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
47 619 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
48 637 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
49 988 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
50 607 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
51 225 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
52 400 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
53 909 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
54 362 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
55 956 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
56 391 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
57 441 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
58 819 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
59 959 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
60 631 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
61 408 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
62 507 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
63 1064 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
64 498 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,722 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
65 708 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
66 366 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
67 495 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
68 923 The Seventh Fire FM $29,361 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
69 588 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
70 856 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
71 866 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
72 413 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
73 604 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
74 290 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
75 875 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
76 804 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
77 744 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
78 1044 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
79 837 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
80 816 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
81 449 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
82 460 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
83 544 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
84 749 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
85 336 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
86 780 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
87 264 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
88 546 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
89 884 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
90 865 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
91 678 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
92 673 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
93 787 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
94 405 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
95 1028 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
96 627 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
97 1247 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
98 1009 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
99 942 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
100 1071 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,265,004,718----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$880,30950$138,11229-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$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, #1401-1488


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. 9/2/11
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 12/9/16
Kedi Osci. 1/20/17
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD