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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, #1401-1422
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 958 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
2 959 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
3 961 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
4 962 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
5 963 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
6 964 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
7 966 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
8 967 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
9 971 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
10 972 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
11 976 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
12 977 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
13 978 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
14 979 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
15 980 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
16 981 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
17 983 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
18 984 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
19 987 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
20 988 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
21 989 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
22 991 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
23 992 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
24 993 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
25 995 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
26 996 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
27 1000 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
28 1002 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
29 1004 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
30 1007 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
31 1009 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
32 1013 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
33 1014 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
34 1015 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
35 1016 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
36 1018 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
37 1019 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
38 1021 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
39 1024 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
40 1025 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
41 1026 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
42 1027 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
43 1028 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
44 1029 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
45 1030 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
46 1032 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
47 1033 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
48 1034 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
49 1035 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
50 1036 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
51 1037 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
52 1038 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
53 1040 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
54 1041 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
55 1042 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
56 1043 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
57 1044 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
58 1045 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
59 1047 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
60 1049 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
61 1050 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
62 1051 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
63 1052 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
64 1053 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
65 1054 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
66 1056 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
67 1057 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
68 1058 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
69 1059 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
70 1061 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
71 1063 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
72 1064 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
73 1066 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
74 1067 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
75 1068 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
76 1070 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
77 1071 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
78 1073 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
79 1074 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
80 1075 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
81 1076 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
82 1078 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
83 1079 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
84 1080 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
85 1082 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
86 1083 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
87 1085 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
88 1086 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
89 1088 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
90 1091 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
91 1092 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
92 1093 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
93 1094 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
94 1095 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
95 1097 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
96 1098 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
97 1099 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
98 1100 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
99 1102 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
100 1103 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,237,510,278----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$899,35351$142,09429-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$659,236,878----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,468,2031,614$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, #1401-1422


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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