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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, #1401-1421
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 356 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $251,737 80 n/a - 5/24/16
2 355 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
3 325 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
4 308 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
5 283 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
6 241 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
7 234 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
8 222 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
9 214 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
10 212 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
11 179 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
12 158 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
13 148 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
14 146 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
15 130 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
16 127 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
17 99 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
18 94 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
19 93 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
20 91 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
21 85 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
22 25 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
23 - Dressed Dress. n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
24 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
25 - General Orders No. 9 Vari. n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
26 - The People vs. George Lucas WHE n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
27 - Programming the Nation? ICir n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
28 - We Were Here RF n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
29 - Family Portrait in Black and White FPE n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
30 1376 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
31 1373 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
32 1372 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
33 1371 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
34 1370 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
35 1369 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
36 1366 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
37 1365 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
38 1364 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
39 1363 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
40 1362 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
41 1360 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
42 1358 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
43 1357 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
44 1355 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
45 1353 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
46 1352 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
47 1351 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
48 1350 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
49 1349 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
50 1347 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
51 1345 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
52 1344 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
53 1343 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
54 1342 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
55 1341 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
56 1340 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
57 1339 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
58 1336 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
59 1335 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
60 1332 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
61 1331 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
62 1330 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
63 1329 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
64 1328 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
65 1327 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
66 1326 From the East Icar. $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
67 1325 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
68 1324 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
69 1322 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
70 1321 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
71 1319 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
72 1318 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
73 1317 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
74 1316 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
75 1315 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
76 1314 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
77 1313 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
78 1312 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
79 1311 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
80 1310 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
81 1309 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
82 1308 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
83 1306 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
84 1305 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
85 1304 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
86 1302 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
87 1301 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
88 1300 The Hacker Wars Vita. $3,470 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
89 1299 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
90 1298 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
91 1297 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
92 1295 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
93 1294 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
94 1292 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
95 1291 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
96 1290 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
97 1289 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
98 1288 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
99 1287 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
100 1286 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,234,313,049----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$897,68251$142,19230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$656,633,813----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,359,7421,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1421


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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