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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, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1642
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 128 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
2 144 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
3 147 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
4 153 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
5 157 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
6 159 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe CLS $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
7 169 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
8 176 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
9 179 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
10 180 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
11 182 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
12 183 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
13 190 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
14 195 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
15 200 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
16 201 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
17 202 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
18 210 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
19 215 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
20 218 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
21 220 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
22 227 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
23 229 Walk With Me Gathr $665,642 61 $9,932 1 8/11/17
24 239 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
25 243 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
26 245 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
27 246 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
28 250 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
29 251 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
30 252 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
31 253 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
32 256 Dolores PBS $554,274 33 $13,534 1 9/1/17
33 265 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
34 269 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
35 272 Our President CJ $507,268 41 $9,421 1 6/2/17
36 274 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
37 279 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
38 280 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
39 281 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
40 283 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
41 286 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
42 288 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
43 290 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
44 296 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
45 298 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
46 299 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
47 305 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
48 307 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
49 309 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
50 312 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
51 321 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
52 327 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
53 335 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
54 340 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
55 346 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
56 347 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
57 351 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
58 353 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
59 354 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
60 357 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
61 358 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
62 363 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
63 364 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
64 365 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
65 371 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
66 374 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
67 377 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
68 378 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
69 381 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
70 385 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
71 386 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
72 390 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
73 391 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
74 392 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
75 395 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
76 398 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
77 399 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
78 400 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
79 403 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
80 404 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
81 406 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
82 410 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
83 413 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
84 418 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
85 421 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
86 428 California Typewriter Grav. $218,563 20 $5,031 1 8/18/17
87 429 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
88 434 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
89 436 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
90 441 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
91 444 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
92 451 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
93 452 South of the Border CLS $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
94 456 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
95 457 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
96 459 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
97 460 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
98 462 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
99 466 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
100 475 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,328,578,070----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,27953$129,75829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$696,060,347----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,092,7381,403$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1642


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm 1/13/06
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
The Road Movie Osci. 1/19/18
Kangaroo Abr. 1/19/18
Cage Fighter IFC 2/2/18
Spiral Cohen 4/6/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD