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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, #1501-1504
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
902 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
903 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
904 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
905 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
906 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
907 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
908 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
909 No Home Movie Icar. $31,095 5 n/a - 2/18/16
910 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
911 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
912 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
913 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
914 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
915 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
916 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
917 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
918 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
919 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
920 The Seventh Fire FM $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
921 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
922 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
923 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
924 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
925 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
926 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
927 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Cinema Libre $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
928 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
929 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
930 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
931 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
932 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
933 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
934 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
935 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
936 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
937 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
938 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
939 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
940 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
941 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
942 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
943 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
944 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
945 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
946 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
947 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
948 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
949 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
950 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
951 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
952 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
953 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
954 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
955 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
956 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
957 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
958 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
959 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
960 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
961 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
962 Disturbing the Peace Abr. $25,287 2 $10,907 2 11/11/16
963 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
964 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
965 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
966 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
967 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
968 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
969 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
970 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
971 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
972 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
973 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
974 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
975 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
976 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
977 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
978 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
979 Gridiron Heroes Indic. $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
980 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
981 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
982 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
983 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
984 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
985 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
986 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
987 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
988 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $22,478 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
989 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
990 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
991 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
992 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
993 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
994 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
995 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
996 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
997 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
998 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
1000 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
1001 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,675,669----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87650$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD