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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, #1501-1539
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 769 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
2 782 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
3 804 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
4 830 Danny Says Magnolia $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
5 846 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
6 925 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
7 938 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
8 1006 My Scientology Movie Magnolia $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
9 1029 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
10 1072 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
11 1082 Peter and the Farm Magnolia $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
12 1083 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magnolia $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
13 1086 Burden Magnolia $18,029 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
14 1126 SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Magnolia $15,157 2 $6,694 2 4/7/17
15 1426 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
16 697 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
17 843 The Settlers (2017) Matson Films $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
18 979 Gurukulam Matson Films $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
19 777 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
20 1395 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
21 291 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
22 207 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
23 1095 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Menemsha $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
24 - Rabin in His Own Words Menemsha n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
25 47 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
26 160 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
27 499 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Michael Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
28 1169 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
29 841 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
30 1379 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
31 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Miramax $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
32 56 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
33 75 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
34 78 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
35 117 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
36 129 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
37 148 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
38 206 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
39 247 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
40 268 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
41 357 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
42 505 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
43 520 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
44 523 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
45 1033 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
46 1123 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
47 1191 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
48 880 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
49 984 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
50 1403 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
51 1057 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
52 404 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
53 1190 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
54 1215 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
55 635 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
56 1175 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
57 90 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
58 304 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
59 324 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
60 338 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
61 365 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
62 497 Seasons Music Box Films $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
63 581 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
64 640 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
65 688 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Music Box Films $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
66 994 Happy Valley (2014) Music Box Films $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
67 1064 Watchers of the Sky Music Box Films $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
68 1135 Antarctica: Ice & Sky Music Box Films $14,475 5 n/a - 1/20/17
69 1150 Fifi Howls From Happiness Music Box Films $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
70 1184 Revenge of the Mekons Music Box Films $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
71 1185 Emptying the Skies Music Box Films $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
72 1224 Shepard and Dark Music Box Films $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
73 1228 The Informant Music Box Films $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
74 1270 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! Music Box Films $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
75 1475 The Tower (2014) Music Box Films $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
76 1476 We Are the Giant Music Box Films $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
77 28 Jerusalem National Geographic Entertainment $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
78 40 Flying Monsters National Geographic Entertainment $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
79 135 Restrepo National Geographic Entertainment $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
80 178 The Wildest Dream National Geographic Entertainment $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
81 222 The Last Lions National Geographic Entertainment $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
82 376 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
83 1152 Benda Bilili! National Geographic Entertainment $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
84 439 Risk Neon $186,723 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
85 96 The Endless Summer II New Line $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
86 249 Wild Man Blues New Line $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
87 295 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years New Line $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
88 859 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story New Love Films $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
89 79 My Architect New Yorker $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
90 195 Trembling Before G-d New Yorker $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
91 198 To Be and to Have New Yorker $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
92 360 Life and Debt New Yorker $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
93 560 After Innocence New Yorker $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
94 613 Paragraph 175 New Yorker $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
95 708 Absolute Wilson New Yorker $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
96 850 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM New Yorker $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
97 875 Tsahal New Yorker $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
98 1251 ABC Africa New Yorker $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
99 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) New Yorker n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
100 330 God Grew Tired of Us Newmarket $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,302,692,162----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,64353$137,41130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,623,576----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,020,7861,468$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, #1501-1539


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Lost Bohemia Long Shot 5/20/11
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