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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, #1401-1434
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
334 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
333 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
332 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
331 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
330 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
329 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
328 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
327 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
326 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
325 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
324 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
323 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
322 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
321 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
320 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
319 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
318 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
317 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
316 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
315 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
314 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
313 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
312 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
311 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
310 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
309 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
308 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
307 Francofonia MBox $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
306 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
305 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
304 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
303 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
302 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
301 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
300 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
299 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
298 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
297 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
296 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
295 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
294 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
293 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
292 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
291 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
290 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
289 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
288 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
287 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
286 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
285 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
284 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
283 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
282 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
281 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
280 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
279 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
278 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
277 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
276 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
275 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
274 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
273 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
272 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
271 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
270 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
269 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
268 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
267 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
266 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
265 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
264 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
263 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
262 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
261 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
260 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
259 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
258 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
257 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
256 Rosenwald CIE $433,924 21 $7,902 1 8/14/15
255 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
254 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
253 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
252 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
251 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
250 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
249 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
248 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
247 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
246 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
245 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
244 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
243 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
242 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
241 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
240 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
239 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
238 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
237 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
236 The First Monday in May Magn. $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
235 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,006,686----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,51050$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,599,345----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,816,6391,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
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