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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, #1501-1525
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 357 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
2 356 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
3 353 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
4 350 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
5 344 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
6 343 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
7 342 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
8 337 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
9 336 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
10 333 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
11 332 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
12 330 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 326 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
14 325 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
15 319 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
16 314 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
17 308 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
18 301 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
19 295 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
20 292 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
21 290 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
22 289 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
23 283 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
24 282 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
25 280 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
26 273 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
27 271 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
28 269 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
29 266 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
30 264 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
31 263 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
32 262 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
33 257 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
34 253 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
35 249 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
36 239 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
37 238 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
38 237 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
39 236 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
40 232 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
41 231 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
42 229 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
43 225 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
44 215 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
45 210 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
46 208 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
47 205 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
48 202 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
49 194 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
50 193 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
51 192 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
52 187 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
53 182 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
54 175 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
55 174 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
56 172 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
57 171 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
58 168 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
59 161 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
60 152 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Cinema Libre $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
61 150 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
62 146 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
63 142 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
64 139 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
65 124 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
66 120 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
67 119 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
68 118 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
69 108 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
70 104 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
71 99 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
72 95 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
73 91 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
74 85 Kedi Osci. $2,461,468 130 $40,103 1 2/10/17
75 83 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
76 71 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
77 61 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
78 38 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
79 22 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
80 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
81 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
82 1462 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
83 1455 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
84 1453 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
85 1441 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
86 1430 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
87 1426 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
88 1424 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
89 1413 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
90 1402 Best and Most Beautiful Things FRun $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
91 1396 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
92 1371 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
93 1370 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
94 1360 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
95 1353 Blood on the Mountain Abr. $4,664 2 $3,184 2 11/18/16
96 1351 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
97 1349 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
98 1348 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
99 1347 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
100 1343 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,289,043,682----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,30452$138,95230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$679,327,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,261,6891,518$8,812,5071,640-
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, #1501-1525


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hellbound? A23 9/21/12
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD