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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
2 156 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
3 200 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
4 430 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
5 745 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
6 163 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
7 601 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
8 731 The Last Man on the Moon Grav. $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
9 63 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
10 166 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
11 203 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
12 387 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
13 393 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
14 469 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
15 473 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
16 506 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
17 660 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
18 707 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
19 755 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
20 843 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
21 1030 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
22 76 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
23 105 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
24 168 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
25 357 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
26 952 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
27 961 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
28 1211 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
29 283 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
30 337 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
31 525 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
32 602 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
33 772 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
34 802 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
35 123 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
36 152 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
37 225 Gleason ORF $576,589 148 $91,583 9 7/29/16
38 312 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
39 452 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
40 485 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
41 1155 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
42 1230 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
43 12 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
44 62 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
45 99 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
46 102 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
47 114 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
48 194 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
49 217 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
50 321 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
51 366 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
52 378 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
53 645 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
54 794 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
55 805 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
56 807 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
57 813 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
58 923 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
59 993 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
60 70 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
61 84 Meru MBox $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
62 107 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
63 247 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
64 348 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
65 372 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
66 382 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
67 405 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
68 431 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
69 450 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
70 462 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
71 550 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
72 667 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
73 694 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
74 806 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
75 867 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
76 1124 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
77 24 Amy A24 $8,413,144 435 $222,500 6 7/3/15
78 37 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
79 52 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
80 117 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
81 148 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
82 189 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
83 305 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
84 338 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
85 402 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
86 407 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
87 428 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
88 543 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
89 703 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
90 759 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
91 898 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
92 939 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
93 1054 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
94 1130 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
95 1136 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
96 1153 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
97 1188 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
98 40 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
99 42 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
100 56 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,508,106----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,87150$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,654,880----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,9531,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
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