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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, #1301-1388
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 594 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
2 599 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
3 602 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
4 613 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
5 618 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
6 621 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
7 646 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
8 649 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
9 664 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
10 672 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
11 695 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
12 696 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
13 698 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
14 699 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
15 705 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
16 728 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
17 731 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
18 738 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
19 748 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
20 753 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
21 762 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
22 778 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
23 792 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
24 793 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
25 807 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
26 808 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
27 825 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
28 833 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
29 837 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
30 847 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
31 851 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
32 867 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
33 885 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
34 900 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
35 905 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
36 914 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
37 919 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
38 921 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
39 923 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
40 938 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
41 943 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
42 946 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
43 951 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
44 953 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
45 964 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
46 974 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
47 978 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
48 980 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
49 985 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
50 987 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
51 988 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
52 1008 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
53 1016 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
54 1025 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
55 1031 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
56 1036 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
57 1038 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
58 1041 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
59 1048 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
60 1053 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
61 1065 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
62 1066 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
63 1077 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
64 1110 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
65 1116 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
66 1126 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
67 1146 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
68 1150 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
69 1154 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
70 1162 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
71 1168 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
72 1178 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
73 1180 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
74 1190 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
75 1207 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
76 1217 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
77 1225 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
78 1230 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
79 1233 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
80 1234 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
81 1242 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
82 1250 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
83 1251 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
84 1276 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $3,123 3 $488 2 4/1/16
85 1278 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
86 1293 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
87 1302 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
88 1303 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
89 1306 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
90 1317 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
91 1328 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
92 1330 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
93 1336 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
94 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
95 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
96 21 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
97 35 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
98 56 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
99 66 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
100 77 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,222,057,886----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,26950$145,12730-
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, #1301-1388


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Ever Again RM 12/8/06
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun 5/6/16
Rabin in His Own Words Men. 5/6/16
Gurukulam Mats. 5/17/16
Weiner IFC 5/20/16
Holy Hell FR 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD