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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, #1501-1591
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 501 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
2 507 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
3 511 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
4 513 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
5 514 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
6 517 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
7 519 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
8 521 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
9 523 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
10 524 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
11 530 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
12 531 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
13 533 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
14 535 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
15 537 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
16 538 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
17 539 I Called Him Morgan SD $128,986 11 $12,902 1 3/24/17
18 540 California Typewriter Grav. $128,560 18 $5,031 1 8/18/17
19 551 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
20 555 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
21 561 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
22 563 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
23 565 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
24 567 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
25 570 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
26 572 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
27 575 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
28 576 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
29 577 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
30 578 Abacus: Small Enough to Jail PBS $113,278 8 $12,528 1 5/19/17
31 579 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
32 580 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
33 582 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
34 584 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
35 585 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
36 586 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
37 587 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
38 589 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
39 591 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
40 592 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
41 598 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
42 602 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
43 603 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
44 606 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
45 613 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
46 614 Cameraperson Jan. $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
47 617 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
48 620 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
49 621 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
50 623 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
51 626 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
52 627 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
53 630 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
54 631 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
55 634 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
56 635 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
57 636 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
58 638 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
59 639 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
60 640 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
61 642 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
62 644 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
63 646 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
64 647 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
65 651 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
66 658 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
67 662 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
68 664 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
69 666 Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. $83,072 4 $22,310 1 6/16/17
70 668 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
71 670 Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt Zeit. $82,143 4 $13,244 1 4/6/16
72 672 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
73 678 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
74 679 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
75 682 Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun $78,372 4 $11,729 1 5/12/17
76 684 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
77 685 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
78 690 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
79 691 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
80 692 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Ghop $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
81 697 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
82 698 Do Not Resist Vanish $72,791 8 $7,150 1 9/30/16
83 701 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
84 704 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
85 705 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
86 706 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
87 707 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
88 709 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
89 710 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
90 711 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
91 712 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
92 713 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
93 714 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
94 717 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
95 718 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
96 719 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
97 720 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
98 721 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
99 722 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
100 724 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,314,304,536----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$856,22452$133,42929-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1591


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Lipstick and Dynamite Koch 3/25/05
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Architects of Denial Da. 10/6/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene IFC 10/13/17
The Paris Opera FM 10/18/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
Dream Boat Strand 11/3/17
Big Sonia Argo. 11/17/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD