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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 483 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorber Films $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
2 856 The Woodmans Lorber Films $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
3 1201 Armadillo Lorber Films $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
4 1413 The Red Chapel Lorber Films $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
5 1430 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorber Films $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
6 421 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot 47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
7 395 Gay Sex in the 70s Lovett Releasing $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
8 920 The Cats of Mirikitani Lucid Dreaming Inc. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
9 997 Uncertain Lucid Dreaming Inc. $29,736 6 n/a - 3/6/17
10 1539 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lumiere Productions $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
11 993 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal Luminous Velocity Releasing $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
12 1501 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
13 291 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
14 712 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
15 33 I am Not Your Negro Magnolia $7,123,919 320 $686,378 43 2/3/17
16 45 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
17 51 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
18 70 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
19 73 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
20 85 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
21 86 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
22 90 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
23 99 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
24 131 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
25 133 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
26 145 The Wolfpack Magnolia $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
27 149 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
28 168 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
29 181 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
30 185 Best of Enemies Magnolia $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
31 196 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
32 220 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
33 236 Tickled Magnolia $613,956 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
34 243 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magnolia $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
35 263 The First Monday in May Magnolia $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
36 269 Human Flow Magnolia $513,012 36 $45,677 3 10/13/17
37 284 Gimme Danger Magnolia $440,627 71 $44,725 3 10/28/16
38 298 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
39 324 Ballet 422 Magnolia $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
40 329 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
41 341 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
42 350 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
43 361 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
44 374 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
45 415 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
46 447 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
47 457 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
48 463 Whose Streets? Magnolia $182,799 39 $43,804 24 8/11/17
49 506 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
50 521 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
51 537 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
52 607 Zero Days Magnolia $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
53 618 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
54 619 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
55 621 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
56 623 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
57 632 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
58 637 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
59 663 Sunshine Superman Magnolia $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
60 674 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magnolia $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
61 709 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
62 733 Alive and Kicking Magnolia $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
63 774 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
64 777 Presenting Princess Shaw Magnolia $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
65 784 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
66 788 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
67 797 The Lovers and the Despot Magnolia $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
68 813 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
69 827 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
70 848 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
71 875 Danny Says Magnolia $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
72 892 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
73 934 School Life Magnolia $37,381 13 $2,332 1 9/8/17
74 976 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
75 989 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
76 1066 My Scientology Movie Magnolia $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
77 1091 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
78 1134 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
79 1142 Burden Magnolia $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
80 1148 Peter and the Farm Magnolia $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
81 1149 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magnolia $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
82 1196 SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Magnolia $15,157 2 $6,694 2 4/7/17
83 1520 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
84 735 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
85 525 The Last Dalai Lama? Matson Films $145,524 18 $9,786 4 7/7/17
86 889 The Settlers (2017) Matson Films $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
87 1035 Gurukulam Matson Films $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
88 1043 The Departure Matson Films $24,662 7 $4,850 1 10/13/17
89 822 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
90 1488 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
91 305 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
92 215 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
93 1161 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Menemsha $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
94 - Rabin in His Own Words Menemsha n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
95 47 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
96 166 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
97 522 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Michael Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
98 1243 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
99 887 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
100 1470 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,814,619----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,75653$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD