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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, #1501-1573
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
902 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
903 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
904 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
905 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
906 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
907 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
908 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
909 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
910 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
911 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
912 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
913 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
914 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
915 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
916 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
917 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
918 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
919 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
920 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
921 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
922 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
923 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
924 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
925 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
926 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
927 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
928 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
929 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
930 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
931 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
932 No Home Movie Icar. $32,521 5 n/a - 2/18/16
933 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
934 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
935 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
936 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
937 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
938 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
939 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
940 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
941 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
942 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
943 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
944 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
945 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
946 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
947 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
948 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
949 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
950 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
951 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
952 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
953 Weapons of Mass Deception CLS $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
954 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
955 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
956 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
957 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
958 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
959 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
960 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
961 Uncertain LucD. $29,736 6 n/a - 3/6/17
962 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
963 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
964 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
965 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
966 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
967 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
968 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
969 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
970 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
971 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
972 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
973 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
974 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
975 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
976 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
977 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
978 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
979 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
980 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
981 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
982 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
983 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
984 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
985 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
986 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
987 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
988 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
989 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
990 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
991 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
992 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
993 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
994 Through the Fire CLS $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
995 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
996 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
997 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
998 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
1000 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
1001 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,311,275,595----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$864,38752$134,93229-
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, #1501-1573


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Disturbing the Peace Abr. 11/11/16
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
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
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
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