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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 675 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
2 674 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
3 671 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
4 668 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
5 666 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
6 665 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
7 664 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
8 663 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
9 662 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
10 661 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
11 659 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
12 658 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
13 657 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
14 656 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
15 655 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
16 654 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
17 652 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
18 651 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
19 650 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
20 649 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
21 646 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
22 643 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
23 639 Miss Sharon Jones SM $75,080 10 $10,323 1 7/29/16
24 637 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
25 636 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
26 632 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
27 631 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
28 627 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
29 625 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
30 619 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
31 617 Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt Zeit. $82,143 4 $13,244 1 4/6/16
32 615 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
33 612 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
34 610 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
35 606 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
36 599 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
37 596 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
38 595 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
39 594 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
40 592 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
41 590 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
42 589 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
43 588 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
44 586 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
45 585 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
46 584 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
47 581 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
48 580 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
49 577 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
50 576 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
51 573 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
52 571 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
53 570 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
54 567 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
55 565 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
56 559 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
57 556 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
58 555 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
59 552 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
60 545 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
61 544 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
62 542 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
63 540 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
64 539 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
65 538 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
66 537 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
67 535 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
68 533 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
69 532 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
70 531 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
71 530 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
72 529 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
73 526 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
74 524 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
75 521 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
76 520 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
77 518 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
78 514 Eva Hesse Zeit. $122,009 7 $12,780 1 4/27/16
79 511 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
80 508 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
81 500 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
82 499 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
83 498 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
84 496 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
85 494 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
86 493 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
87 487 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,531 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
88 486 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
89 484 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
90 482 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
91 480 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
92 477 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
93 476 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
94 474 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
95 472 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
96 467 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
97 466 The Witness FR $152,138 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
98 465 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
99 461 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
100 454 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,508,106----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,87150$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,654,880----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,9531,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 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