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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, #1301-1399
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 967 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
2 970 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
3 971 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
4 972 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
5 973 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
6 974 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
7 975 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
8 977 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
9 978 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
10 982 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
11 984 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
12 986 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
13 989 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
14 991 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
15 994 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
16 995 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
17 996 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
18 997 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
19 1000 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
20 1002 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
21 1005 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
22 1006 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
23 1007 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
24 1008 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
25 1009 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
26 1010 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
27 1011 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
28 1013 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
29 1014 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
30 1015 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
31 1016 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
32 1017 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
33 1018 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
34 1019 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
35 1021 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
36 1022 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
37 1023 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
38 1024 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
39 1025 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
40 1026 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
41 1028 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
42 1030 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
43 1031 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
44 1032 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
45 1033 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
46 1034 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
47 1036 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
48 1037 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
49 1038 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
50 1039 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
51 1041 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
52 1043 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
53 1044 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
54 1046 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
55 1047 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
56 1048 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
57 1050 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
58 1051 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
59 1053 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
60 1054 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
61 1055 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
62 1056 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
63 1058 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
64 1059 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
65 1060 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
66 1062 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
67 1063 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
68 1065 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
69 1066 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
70 1068 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
71 1071 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
72 1072 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
73 1073 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
74 1074 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
75 1075 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
76 1077 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
77 1078 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
78 1079 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
79 1080 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
80 1082 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
81 1083 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
82 1084 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
83 1085 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
84 1086 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
85 1087 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
86 1088 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
87 1089 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
88 1090 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
89 1091 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
90 1092 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
91 1093 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
92 1096 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
93 1098 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
94 1099 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
95 1100 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
96 1102 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
97 1103 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
98 1105 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
99 1108 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
100 1109 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,223,847,466----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,88350$144,46730-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1399


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD