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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
1 931 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
2 946 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
3 977 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
4 978 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
5 982 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
6 1013 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
7 1020 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
8 1025 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
9 1028 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
10 1092 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
11 1123 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
12 1162 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
13 1167 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
14 1203 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
15 1230 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
16 1331 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
17 1349 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
18 1365 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
19 1380 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
20 25 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
21 44 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
22 60 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
23 65 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
24 69 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
25 71 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
26 73 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
27 75 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
28 77 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
29 80 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
30 96 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
31 106 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
32 109 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
33 119 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
34 120 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
35 122 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
36 125 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
37 126 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
38 132 The Wolfpack Magn. $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
39 142 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
40 143 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
41 150 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
42 153 Dior and I Orch. $1,028,953 105 $45,772 2 4/10/15
43 169 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
44 181 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
45 191 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
46 198 Cartel Land Orch. $704,352 65 $15,581 2 7/3/15
47 209 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
48 239 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
49 248 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
50 255 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
51 261 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
52 265 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
53 277 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
54 280 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
55 285 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
56 286 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
57 288 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
58 290 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
59 291 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
60 298 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
61 301 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
62 303 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
63 307 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
64 308 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
65 313 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
66 316 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
67 332 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
68 333 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
69 334 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
70 339 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
71 359 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
72 372 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
73 375 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
74 379 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
75 383 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
76 389 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
77 391 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
78 396 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
79 402 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
80 407 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
81 411 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
82 412 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
83 422 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
84 425 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
85 435 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
86 444 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
87 446 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
88 458 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
89 469 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
90 470 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
91 475 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
92 483 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
93 489 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
94 492 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
95 495 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
96 504 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
97 510 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
98 515 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
99 519 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
100 522 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,138,740----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,60550$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,651,345----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,8061,614$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