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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, #1501-1536
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 928 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
2 929 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
3 930 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
4 931 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
5 932 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
6 933 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
7 935 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
8 937 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
9 938 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
10 944 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
11 946 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
12 947 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
13 948 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
14 949 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
15 951 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
16 952 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
17 953 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
18 954 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
19 955 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
20 956 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
21 959 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
22 960 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
23 961 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
24 962 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
25 963 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
26 965 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
27 966 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
28 967 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
29 968 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
30 969 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
31 971 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $26,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
32 972 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
33 973 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
34 974 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
35 977 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
36 978 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
37 979 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
38 981 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
39 982 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
40 984 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
41 986 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
42 987 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
43 992 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
44 994 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
45 995 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
46 1006 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
47 1008 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
48 1011 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
49 1012 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
50 1013 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
51 1014 Giuliani Time CLS $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
52 1015 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
53 1017 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
54 1018 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
55 1020 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
56 1021 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
57 1022 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
58 1024 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
59 1025 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
60 1028 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
61 1029 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
62 1030 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
63 1031 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
64 1033 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
65 1034 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
66 1038 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
67 1039 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
68 1043 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
69 1044 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
70 1045 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
71 1046 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
72 1047 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
73 1048 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
74 1050 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
75 1051 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
76 1054 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
77 1055 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
78 1056 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
79 1058 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
80 1060 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
81 1059 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
82 1062 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
83 1063 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
84 1067 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
85 1069 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
86 1071 Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun $18,711 1 $11,729 1 5/12/17
87 1072 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
88 1075 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
89 1077 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
90 1080 Peter and the Farm Magn. $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
91 1082 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
92 1084 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
93 1085 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
94 1086 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
95 1087 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
96 1089 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
97 1090 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
98 1092 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
99 1094 Landfill Harmonic TFC $17,205 5 $3,526 1 9/9/16
100 1096 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,300,196,275----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,14352$137,57230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$688,631,443----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,745,9121,493$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1501-1536


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Finding Oscar FR 4/14/17
In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom 5/23/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD