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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, #1401-1498
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1121 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
2 1126 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
3 1138 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
4 1139 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
5 1151 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
6 1189 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
7 1195 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
8 1206 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
9 1228 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
10 1232 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
11 1237 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
12 1248 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
13 1254 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
14 1265 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
15 1267 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
16 1277 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FR $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
17 1294 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
18 1304 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
19 1312 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
20 1317 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
21 1321 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
22 1322 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
23 1323 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
24 1325 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
25 1327 Blood on the Mountain Abr. $4,664 2 $3,184 2 11/18/16
26 1334 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
27 1343 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
28 1344 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
29 1369 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
30 1375 Best and Most Beautiful Things FRun $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
31 1387 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
32 1398 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
33 1399 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
34 1403 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
35 1415 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
36 1427 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
37 1429 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
38 1436 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
39 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
40 10 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
41 22 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
42 37 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
43 59 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
44 68 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
45 81 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
46 88 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
47 92 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
48 96 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
49 100 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
50 104 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
51 113 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
52 114 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
53 115 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
54 119 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
55 134 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
56 137 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
57 141 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
58 145 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
59 147 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Libre $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
60 156 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
61 163 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
62 166 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
63 167 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
64 169 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
65 170 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
66 177 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
67 182 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
68 187 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
69 188 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
70 189 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
71 197 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
72 200 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
73 203 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
74 205 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
75 210 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
76 220 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
77 224 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
78 226 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
79 227 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
80 231 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
81 232 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
82 233 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
83 234 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
84 244 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
85 248 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
86 252 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
87 257 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
88 258 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
89 259 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
90 261 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
91 264 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
92 266 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
93 268 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
94 275 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
95 277 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
96 278 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
97 284 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
98 285 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
99 287 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
100 290 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,267,917,612----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,45250$137,29729-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$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, #1401-1498


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. 12/7/07
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
Kedi Osci. 2/10/17
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD