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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 383 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
2 295 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
3 824 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
4 638 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
5 799 Keep Quiet KL $50,451 3 $6,500 1 2/17/17
6 915 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
7 622 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
8 342 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
9 788 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
10 475 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
11 1249 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
12 1132 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
13 637 My Love, Don't Cross that River FM $88,018 6 $6,340 2 6/17/16
14 1002 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
15 440 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
16 474 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
17 782 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
18 843 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
19 331 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
20 1143 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past FRun $14,807 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
21 733 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
22 524 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
23 1213 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
24 806 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
25 1187 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
26 1004 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
27 978 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
28 1115 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
29 898 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
30 991 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
31 884 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
32 887 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
33 876 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
34 1189 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
35 506 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
36 1050 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
37 1051 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
38 1053 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
39 924 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
40 797 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
41 996 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
42 1151 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
43 1067 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
44 1175 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
45 822 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
46 623 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
47 1348 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
48 859 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
49 997 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
50 1000 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
51 1285 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
52 323 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
53 780 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
54 1208 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
55 975 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
56 1025 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
57 904 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
58 846 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
59 619 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
60 1286 Silicon Cowboys FR $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
61 1030 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
62 1093 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
63 1061 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
64 890 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
65 367 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
66 798 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
67 473 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
68 1012 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
69 1155 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
70 1094 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
71 816 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
72 734 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
73 1181 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
74 926 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
75 969 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
76 1185 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
77 789 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
78 1065 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
79 1008 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
80 1162 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
81 856 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
82 974 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
83 568 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
84 578 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
85 1124 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
86 938 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
87 945 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
88 1236 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
89 1103 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
90 1332 The Wrong Light CGld $6,685 1 $5,429 1 7/14/17
91 959 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
92 943 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
93 674 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
94 755 Command and Control AEF $57,635 6 $5,385 1 9/14/16
95 935 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
96 971 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
97 1128 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
98 1070 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
99 1024 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
100 768 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,085,529----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,91952$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD