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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, #1501-1536
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
401 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
402 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
403 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
404 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
405 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
406 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
407 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
408 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
409 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
410 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
411 Citizen Jane IFC $212,571 26 $31,451 2 4/21/17
412 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
413 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
414 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
415 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
416 Seed: The Untold Story CEye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
417 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
418 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
419 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
420 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
421 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
422 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
423 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
424 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
425 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
426 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
427 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
428 South of the Border CLS $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
429 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
430 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
431 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
432 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
433 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
434 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
435 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
436 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
437 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
438 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
439 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
440 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
441 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
442 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
443 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
444 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
445 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
446 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
447 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
448 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
449 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
450 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
451 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
452 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
453 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
454 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
455 Risk Neon $171,994 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
456 Apparition Hill LFlower $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
457 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
458 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
459 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
460 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
461 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
462 De Palma A24 $165,237 19 $30,355 3 6/10/16
463 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
464 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
465 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
466 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
467 Jeremiah Tower Orch. $163,446 33 $20,268 2 4/21/17
468 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
469 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
470 The Witness FR $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
471 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
472 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
473 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
474 Eva Hesse Zeit. $157,481 7 $12,780 1 4/27/16
475 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
476 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
477 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
478 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
479 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
480 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
481 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
482 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
483 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
484 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
485 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
486 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
487 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
488 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
489 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
490 Generation Found Gathr $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
491 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
492 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
493 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
494 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
495 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
496 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
497 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
498 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
499 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
500 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,300,197,304----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,14452$137,56930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$688,578,208----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,744,0761,493$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, #1501-1536


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS 3/20/15
In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom 5/23/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD