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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 1247 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
2 1265 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
3 1275 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
4 1284 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
5 1290 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
6 1294 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
7 1295 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
8 1296 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
9 1298 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
10 1305 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
11 1313 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
12 1314 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
13 1339 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
14 1355 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
15 1365 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
16 1366 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
17 1369 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
18 1380 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
19 1392 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
20 1394 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
21 1400 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
22 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
23 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
24 22 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
25 37 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
26 58 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
27 68 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
28 79 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
29 85 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
30 90 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
31 94 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
32 98 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
33 102 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
34 112 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
35 113 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
36 114 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
37 118 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
38 133 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
39 136 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
40 140 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
41 143 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
42 146 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Libre $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
43 154 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
44 160 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
45 163 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
46 164 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
47 167 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
48 168 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
49 175 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
50 180 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
51 185 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
52 186 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
53 187 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
54 196 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
55 199 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
56 202 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
57 204 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
58 209 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
59 219 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
60 223 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
61 224 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
62 225 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
63 229 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
64 230 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
65 231 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
66 232 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
67 242 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
68 246 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
69 250 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
70 255 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
71 256 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
72 257 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
73 259 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
74 261 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
75 263 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
76 265 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
77 271 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
78 273 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
79 274 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
80 280 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
81 281 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
82 283 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
83 286 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
84 292 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
85 298 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
86 304 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
87 309 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
88 315 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
89 316 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
90 320 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
91 322 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
92 323 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
93 326 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
94 327 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
95 332 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
96 333 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
97 334 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
98 340 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
99 343 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
100 346 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,257,308,097----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,97551$140,67430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,533,796----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,821,3521,582$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
Shoah IFC 12/10/10
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
Fire at Sea KL 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Gimme Danger Magn. 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