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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, #1401-1435
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 795 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
2 796 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
3 797 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
4 798 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
5 800 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
6 802 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
7 805 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
8 809 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
9 810 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
10 811 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
11 812 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
12 813 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
13 817 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
14 820 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
15 822 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
16 823 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
17 824 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
18 825 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
19 826 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
20 827 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
21 828 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
22 830 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
23 832 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
24 835 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
25 836 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
26 837 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
27 838 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
28 840 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
29 842 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
30 843 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
31 845 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
32 846 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
33 847 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
34 850 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
35 852 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
36 853 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
37 854 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
38 856 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
39 857 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
40 859 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
41 860 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
42 861 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
43 863 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
44 864 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
45 867 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
46 869 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
47 871 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
48 872 Germans & Jews FRun $31,898 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
49 876 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
50 878 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
51 879 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
52 880 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
53 881 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
54 882 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
55 883 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
56 884 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
57 885 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
58 887 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
59 888 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
60 889 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
61 895 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
62 896 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
63 897 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
64 898 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
65 900 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
66 901 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
67 902 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
68 903 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
69 904 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
70 905 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
71 908 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
72 909 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
73 910 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
74 911 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
75 913 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
76 914 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
77 915 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
78 916 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
79 917 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
80 919 Unlocking the Cage FRun $26,560 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
81 920 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
82 921 The Seventh Fire FM $26,062 2 $8,277 1 7/22/16
83 922 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
84 923 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
85 926 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
86 927 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
87 928 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
88 929 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
89 931 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
90 933 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
91 934 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
92 939 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
93 941 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
94 942 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
95 950 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
96 952 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
97 955 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
98 956 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
99 957 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
100 958 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,559,394----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,25950$141,05429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,662,333----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,819,2641,614$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, #1401-1435


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Art Bastard CAVU 6/3/16
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