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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
426 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
425 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
424 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
423 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
422 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
421 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
420 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
419 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
418 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
417 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
416 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
415 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
414 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
413 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
412 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
411 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
410 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
409 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
408 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
407 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
406 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
405 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
404 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
403 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
402 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
401 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
400 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
399 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
398 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
397 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
396 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
395 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
394 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
393 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
392 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
391 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
390 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
389 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
388 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
387 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
386 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
385 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
384 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
383 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
382 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
381 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
380 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
379 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
378 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
377 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
376 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
375 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
374 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
373 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
372 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
371 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
370 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
369 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
368 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
367 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
366 Life, Animated Orch. $255,388 60 $21,883 3 7/1/16
365 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
364 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
363 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
362 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
361 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
360 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
359 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
358 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
357 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
356 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
355 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
354 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
353 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
352 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
351 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
350 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
349 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
348 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
347 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
346 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
345 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
344 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
343 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
342 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
341 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
340 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
339 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
338 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
337 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
336 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
335 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
334 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
333 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
332 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
331 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
330 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
329 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
328 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
327 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
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