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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, #1501-1525
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 463 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
2 764 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
3 823 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
4 325 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
5 1119 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past FRun $14,807 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
6 716 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
7 514 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
8 1188 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
9 788 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
10 1162 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
11 986 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
12 958 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
13 1091 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
14 875 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
15 971 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
16 862 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
17 865 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
18 854 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
19 1164 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
20 496 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
21 1030 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
22 1031 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
23 1033 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
24 903 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
25 778 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
26 977 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
27 1126 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
28 1047 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
29 1150 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
30 802 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
31 611 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
32 1320 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
33 838 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
34 978 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
35 981 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
36 1258 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
37 318 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
38 762 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
39 1183 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
40 954 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
41 1006 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
42 881 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
43 826 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
44 607 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
45 1259 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
46 1011 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
47 1071 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
48 1041 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
49 868 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
50 360 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
51 779 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
52 462 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
53 994 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
54 1130 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
55 1072 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
56 797 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
57 717 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
58 1156 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
59 905 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
60 949 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
61 1160 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
62 771 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
63 1045 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
64 990 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
65 1137 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
66 835 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
67 953 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
68 557 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
69 567 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
70 1100 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
71 917 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
72 925 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
73 1211 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
74 980 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
75 1081 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
76 939 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
77 923 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
78 658 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
79 738 Command and Control AEF $57,635 6 $5,385 1 9/14/16
80 914 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
81 976 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $24,984 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
82 1104 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
83 1050 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
84 1005 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
85 750 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
86 621 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
87 1176 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
88 706 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
89 653 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
90 701 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
91 988 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
92 377 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
93 863 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
94 941 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
95 1090 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
96 1042 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
97 933 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
98 1223 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
99 913 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
100 812 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,289,043,682----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,30452$138,95230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$679,327,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,261,6891,518$8,812,5071,640-
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, #1501-1525


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hellbound? A23 9/21/12
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
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