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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1175 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Libre $9,511 1 $9,511 1 9/23/16
2 229 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
3 681 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
4 323 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
5 915 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
6 567 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
7 522 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
8 725 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
9 696 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
10 344 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
11 845 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
12 701 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
13 740 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
14 416 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
15 1032 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
16 585 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
17 281 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
18 828 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
19 668 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
20 657 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
21 375 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
22 1183 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
23 503 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
24 616 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
25 948 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
26 665 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
27 1186 Station to Station SD $9,000 1 $9,000 1 8/21/15
28 603 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
29 560 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
30 445 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
31 800 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
32 470 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
33 795 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
34 759 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
35 983 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
36 719 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
37 610 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
38 627 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
39 967 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
40 598 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
41 223 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
42 395 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
43 893 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
44 357 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
45 938 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
46 386 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
47 436 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
48 802 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
49 941 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
50 621 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
51 403 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
52 498 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
53 1042 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
54 490 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,722 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
55 695 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
56 360 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
57 487 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
58 923 The Seventh Fire FM $27,120 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
59 579 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
60 840 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
61 850 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
62 408 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
63 595 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
64 286 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
65 859 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
66 787 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
67 727 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
68 1023 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
69 820 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
70 799 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
71 443 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
72 454 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
73 534 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
74 732 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
75 332 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
76 764 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
77 261 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
78 537 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
79 868 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
80 849 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
81 664 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
82 660 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
83 771 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
84 400 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
85 1007 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
86 617 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
87 1220 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
88 987 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
89 924 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
90 1048 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
91 1147 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
92 889 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
93 593 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
94 232 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
95 546 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
96 526 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
97 716 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
98 920 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
99 869 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
100 721 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
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