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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1048 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
2 1047 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
3 1044 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
4 1042 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
5 1041 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
6 1039 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
7 1038 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
8 1037 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
9 1036 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
10 1032 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper $18,202 2 $6,175 1 8/26/16
11 1031 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
12 1029 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
13 1026 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
14 1024 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
15 1022 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
16 1018 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
17 1017 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
18 1014 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
19 1015 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
20 1013 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
21 1011 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
22 1010 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
23 1009 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
24 1006 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
25 1005 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
26 1003 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
27 1002 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
28 1001 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
29 1000 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
30 998 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
31 994 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
32 993 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
33 989 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
34 988 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
35 986 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
36 985 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
37 984 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
38 983 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
39 982 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $20,997 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
40 980 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
41 979 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
42 977 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
43 976 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
44 975 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
45 973 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
46 972 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
47 970 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
48 969 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
49 968 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
50 967 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
51 966 Command and Control AEF $22,230 3 $5,385 1 9/14/16
52 963 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
53 960 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
54 952 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
55 951 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
56 949 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
57 944 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
58 943 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
59 941 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
60 939 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
61 938 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
62 937 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
63 936 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
64 933 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
65 932 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
66 931 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
67 929 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
68 928 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
69 927 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
70 926 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
71 925 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
72 923 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
73 922 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
74 921 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
75 920 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
76 919 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
77 915 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
78 914 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
79 913 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
80 912 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
81 911 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
82 910 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
83 908 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
84 906 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
85 905 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
86 904 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
87 898 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
88 897 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
89 896 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
90 894 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
91 893 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
92 892 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
93 891 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
94 890 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
95 889 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
96 888 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
97 887 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
98 885 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
99 881 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
100 879 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,257,308,097----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,97551$140,67430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,533,796----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,821,3521,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Shoah IFC 12/10/10
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
Fire at Sea KL 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Gimme Danger Magn. 10/28/16
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