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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 759 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
2 764 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
3 765 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
4 767 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
5 769 God Loves Uganda Vari. $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
6 772 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
7 773 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
8 774 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
9 775 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
10 776 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
11 781 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
12 784 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
13 785 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
14 787 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
15 789 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
16 791 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
17 792 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
18 794 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
19 795 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
20 796 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
21 797 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
22 802 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
23 803 We Are X Drft. $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
24 804 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
25 805 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
26 808 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
27 809 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
28 811 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
29 812 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
30 815 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
31 816 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
32 818 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
33 819 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
34 820 Saving Banksy PDF $43,320 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
35 822 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
36 826 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
37 827 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
38 828 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
39 829 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
40 831 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
41 833 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
42 836 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
43 840 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
44 841 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
45 842 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
46 843 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
47 844 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
48 847 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
49 850 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
50 852 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
51 853 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
52 854 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
53 855 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
54 856 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
55 857 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
56 858 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
57 861 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
58 863 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
59 864 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
60 867 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
61 868 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
62 869 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
63 870 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
64 872 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
65 874 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
66 875 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
67 877 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
68 878 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
69 879 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
70 882 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
71 884 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
72 885 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
73 886 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
74 888 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
75 889 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
76 891 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
77 892 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
78 893 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
79 895 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
80 896 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
81 899 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
82 901 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
83 903 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
84 907 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
85 910 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
86 911 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
87 912 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
88 913 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
89 914 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
90 915 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
91 916 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
92 917 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
93 919 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
94 921 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
95 922 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
96 927 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Cinema Libre $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
97 929 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
98 930 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
99 931 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
100 932 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,675,669----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87650$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD