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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, #1301-1319
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 801 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
2 812 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
3 816 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
4 832 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
5 849 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
6 864 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
7 869 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
8 882 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
9 884 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
10 886 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
11 901 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
12 905 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $20,765 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
13 907 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
14 909 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
15 914 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
16 916 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
17 927 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
18 939 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
19 941 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
20 946 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
21 948 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
22 949 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
23 966 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
24 974 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
25 983 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
26 989 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
27 994 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
28 996 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
29 998 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
30 1005 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
31 1009 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
32 1019 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
33 1020 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
34 1062 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
35 1068 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
36 1096 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
37 1100 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
38 1103 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
39 1111 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
40 1125 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
41 1126 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
42 1152 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
43 1160 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
44 1168 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
45 1173 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
46 1176 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
47 1177 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
48 1184 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
49 1192 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
50 1193 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
51 1218 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
52 1233 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
53 1242 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
54 1243 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
55 1246 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
56 1256 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
57 1267 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
58 1269 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
59 1274 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
60 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
61 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
62 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
63 32 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
64 52 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
65 62 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
66 72 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
67 80 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
68 84 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
69 88 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
70 92 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
71 100 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
72 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
73 105 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
74 108 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,435,662 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
75 120 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
76 122 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
77 126 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
78 129 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
79 138 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
80 143 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
81 145 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
82 146 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
83 148 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
84 149 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
85 155 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
86 160 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
87 165 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
88 166 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
89 167 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
90 175 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
91 178 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
92 180 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
93 182 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
94 187 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
95 195 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
96 199 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
97 200 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
98 201 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
99 204 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
100 205 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,104,980,616----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$861,91946$128,70226-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,939,6091,589$8,287,2411,581-
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, #1301-1319


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Law in These Parts CGld 11/16/12
Emptying the Skies MBox 4/22/15
Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. 4/22/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD