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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, #1501-1526
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
802 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
803 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
804 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
805 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
806 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
807 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
808 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
809 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
810 Saving Banksy PDF $45,445 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
811 We Are X Drft. $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
812 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
813 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
814 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
815 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
816 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
817 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
818 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
819 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
820 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
821 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
822 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
823 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
824 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
825 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
826 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
827 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
828 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
829 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
830 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
831 Fixing the Future A23 $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
832 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
833 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
834 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
835 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
836 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
837 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
838 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
839 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
840 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
841 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
842 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
843 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
844 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
845 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
846 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
847 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
848 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
849 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
850 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
851 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
852 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
853 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
854 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
855 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
856 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
857 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
858 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
859 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
860 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
861 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
862 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
863 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
864 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
865 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
866 Catching the Sun TFC $38,613 14 n/a - 4/1/16
867 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
868 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
869 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
870 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
871 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
872 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
873 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
874 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
875 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
876 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
877 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
878 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
879 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
880 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
881 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
882 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
883 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
884 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
885 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
886 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
887 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
888 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
889 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
890 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $34,452 6 n/a - 3/3/17
891 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
892 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
893 Alive and Kicking Magn. $34,067 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
894 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
895 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
896 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
897 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
898 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
899 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
900 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,288,741,320----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$874,90952$138,51930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$678,970,647----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,248,9521,518$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, #1501-1526


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hellbound? A23 9/21/12
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD