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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 498 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
2 507 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
3 513 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
4 518 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
5 522 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
6 525 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
7 526 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
8 531 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
9 558 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
10 559 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
11 562 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
12 569 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
13 574 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
14 579 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
15 580 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
16 584 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
17 590 Under the Sun (2016) Icar. $92,329 6 $15,454 2 7/6/16
18 593 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
19 599 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
20 605 My Love, Don't Cross that River FM $88,018 6 $6,340 2 6/17/16
21 607 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
22 611 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
23 612 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
24 614 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
25 617 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
26 624 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
27 627 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
28 639 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
29 644 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
30 647 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
31 656 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
32 673 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
33 677 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
34 693 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
35 702 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
36 725 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
37 726 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
38 728 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
39 729 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
40 735 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
41 759 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
42 762 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
43 769 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
44 779 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
45 784 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
46 795 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
47 812 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
48 825 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
49 826 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
50 843 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
51 844 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
52 861 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
53 868 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
54 872 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
55 882 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
56 886 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
57 902 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
58 922 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
59 923 The Seventh Fire FM $27,120 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
60 940 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
61 945 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
62 954 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
63 959 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
64 961 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
65 964 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
66 979 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
67 984 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
68 987 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
69 992 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
70 994 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
71 1005 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
72 1010 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
73 1017 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
74 1021 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
75 1023 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
76 1028 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
77 1030 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
78 1031 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
79 1052 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
80 1060 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
81 1069 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
82 1077 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
83 1082 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
84 1084 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
85 1087 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
86 1094 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
87 1099 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
88 1111 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
89 1112 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
90 1123 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
91 1158 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
92 1164 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
93 1176 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
94 1198 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
95 1202 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
96 1207 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
97 1217 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
98 1223 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
99 1234 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
100 1236 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
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