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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, #1401-1409
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
301 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
302 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
303 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
304 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
305 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
306 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
307 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
308 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
309 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
310 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
311 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
312 Francofonia MBox $299,928 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
313 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
314 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
315 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
316 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
317 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
318 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
319 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
320 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
321 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
322 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
323 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
324 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
325 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
326 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
327 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
328 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
329 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
330 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
331 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
332 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
333 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
334 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
335 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
336 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
337 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
338 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
339 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
340 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
341 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
342 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
343 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
344 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
345 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
346 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
347 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
348 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
349 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
350 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
351 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
352 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
353 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
354 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
355 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
356 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
357 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
358 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
359 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
360 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
361 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
362 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
363 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
364 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
365 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
366 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
367 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
368 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
369 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
370 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
371 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
372 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $234,295 80 n/a - 5/24/16
373 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
374 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
375 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
376 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
377 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
378 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
379 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
380 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
381 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
382 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
383 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
384 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
385 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
386 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
387 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
388 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
389 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
390 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
391 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
392 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
393 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
394 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
395 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
396 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
397 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
398 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
399 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
400 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,162,747----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,41350$143,16830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1409


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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