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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
1 347 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
2 350 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
3 354 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
4 355 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
5 358 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
6 359 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
7 360 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
8 363 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
9 366 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
10 367 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
11 368 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
12 372 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
13 373 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
14 375 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
15 379 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
16 382 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
17 386 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
18 388 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
19 395 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
20 400 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
21 402 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
22 405 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
23 408 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
24 414 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
25 415 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
26 419 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
27 420 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
28 422 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
29 423 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
30 425 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
31 428 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
32 437 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
33 441 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
34 443 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
35 445 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
36 448 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
37 450 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
38 451 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
39 452 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
40 454 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
41 456 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
42 457 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
43 458 The Witness FR $156,821 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
44 465 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
45 469 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
46 470 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
47 475 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
48 477 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
49 479 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
50 480 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
51 483 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
52 485 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
53 487 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
54 489 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
55 490 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,722 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
56 496 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
57 497 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
58 499 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
59 501 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
60 502 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
61 503 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
62 511 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
63 514 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
64 517 Eva Hesse Zeit. $122,009 7 $12,780 1 4/27/16
65 521 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
66 523 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
67 524 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
68 527 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
69 529 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
70 532 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
71 533 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
72 534 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
73 536 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
74 537 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
75 539 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
76 541 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
77 542 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
78 543 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
79 544 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
80 546 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
81 548 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
82 549 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
83 552 Miss Sharon Jones SM $109,111 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
84 557 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
85 560 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
86 561 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
87 564 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
88 570 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
89 572 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
90 575 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
91 576 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
92 578 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
93 581 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
94 582 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
95 585 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
96 586 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
97 589 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
98 591 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
99 592 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
100 594 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
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