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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1639
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 281 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
2 280 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
3 279 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
4 274 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
5 272 Our President CJ $507,268 41 $9,421 1 6/2/17
6 268 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
7 264 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
8 256 Dolores PBS $549,671 33 $13,534 1 9/1/17
9 252 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
10 251 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
11 250 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
12 249 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
13 245 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
14 244 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
15 242 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
16 238 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
17 233 Walk With Me Gathr $628,488 61 $9,932 1 8/11/17
18 226 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
19 220 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
20 218 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
21 215 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
22 210 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
23 202 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
24 201 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
25 200 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
26 195 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
27 190 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
28 183 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
29 182 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
30 180 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
31 179 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
32 176 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
33 169 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
34 159 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe CLS $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
35 157 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
36 153 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
37 147 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
38 144 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
39 126 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
40 122 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
41 121 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
42 120 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
43 110 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
44 106 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
45 101 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
46 97 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
47 93 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
48 85 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
49 77 Kedi Osci. $2,834,262 130 $40,103 1 2/10/17
50 72 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
51 61 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
52 39 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
53 24 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
54 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
55 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
56 1570 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
57 1562 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
58 1560 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
59 1548 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
60 1537 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
61 1533 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
62 1532 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
63 1520 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
64 1508 Best and Most Beautiful Things FRun $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
65 1502 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
66 1475 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
67 1474 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
68 1463 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
69 1462 Generation Iron 2 VLA $4,439 2 n/a 2 5/12/17
70 1453 Blood on the Mountain Abr. $4,664 2 $3,184 2 11/18/16
71 1451 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
72 1448 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
73 1447 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
74 1443 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
75 1438 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
76 1431 Reset FR $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
77 1429 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
78 1421 The Work Orch. $5,853 2 $3,286 2 10/27/17
79 1418 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
80 1400 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
81 1390 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
82 1388 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
83 1381 Big Time Abr. $7,347 2 $7,347 2 12/1/17
84 1375 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
85 1366 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
86 1361 Roseanne for President! IFC $7,960 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
87 1354 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
88 1347 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
89 1343 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
90 1319 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
91 1305 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
92 1299 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
93 1281 Rebels on Pointe Icar. $11,186 3 $3,270 2 11/15/17
94 1259 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
95 1247 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
96 1246 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
97 1232 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
98 1226 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
99 1218 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
100 1215 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,646,315----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,65053$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1639


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD