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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, #1401-1410
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 979 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
2 977 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
3 976 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
4 975 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
5 972 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
6 971 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
7 969 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
8 968 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
9 967 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
10 966 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
11 965 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
12 964 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
13 960 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
14 959 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
15 955 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
16 954 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
17 952 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
18 951 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
19 950 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
20 949 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
21 947 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
22 946 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
23 944 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
24 943 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
25 942 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
26 940 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
27 939 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
28 937 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
29 936 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
30 935 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
31 934 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
32 931 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
33 929 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
34 921 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
35 920 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
36 918 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
37 913 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
38 912 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
39 910 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
40 908 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
41 907 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
42 906 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
43 905 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
44 903 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
45 902 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
46 901 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
47 899 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
48 898 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
49 897 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
50 896 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
51 895 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
52 893 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
53 892 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
54 891 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
55 890 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
56 887 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
57 886 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
58 885 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
59 884 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
60 883 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
61 882 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
62 880 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
63 879 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
64 878 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
65 877 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
66 871 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
67 870 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
68 869 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
69 867 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
70 866 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
71 865 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
72 864 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
73 863 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
74 862 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
75 860 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
76 859 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
77 857 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
78 853 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
79 851 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
80 849 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
81 846 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
82 845 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
83 842 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
84 841 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
85 840 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
86 838 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
87 837 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
88 835 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
89 834 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
90 833 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
91 831 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
92 828 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
93 827 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
94 826 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
95 824 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
96 823 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
97 821 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
98 819 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
99 818 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
100 817 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,384,282----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,57550$143,16830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
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
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