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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, #1401-1409
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 766 Moving the Mountain October $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
2 616 Harvest of Empire Onyx Films $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
3 1099 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open Edge $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
4 33 Believe Open Road Films $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
5 909 Eat This New York Organic Pictures $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
6 1310 Risk/Reward Organic Pictures $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
7 351 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Orion Classics $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
8 75 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
9 238 Shut Up and Play the Hits Oscilloscope Pictures $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
10 291 A Film Unfinished Oscilloscope Pictures $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
11 306 Unmistaken Child Oscilloscope Pictures $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
12 371 Art and Craft Oscilloscope Pictures $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
13 472 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
14 566 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
15 603 12 O'Clock Boys Oscilloscope Pictures $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
16 611 Los Sures Oscilloscope Pictures $81,186 1 $26,088 1 4/15/16
17 631 After Tiller Oscilloscope Pictures $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
18 674 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Oscilloscope Pictures $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
19 707 The Other F Word Oscilloscope Pictures $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
20 723 Burma VJ Oscilloscope Pictures $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
21 728 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Oscilloscope Pictures $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
22 753 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Oscilloscope Pictures $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
23 794 Teenage Oscilloscope Pictures $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
24 865 These Birds Walk Oscilloscope Pictures $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
25 896 The Garden Oscilloscope Pictures $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
26 970 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Oscilloscope Pictures $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
27 979 Tchoupitoulas Oscilloscope Pictures $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
28 987 The Kill Team Oscilloscope Pictures $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
29 995 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Oscilloscope Pictures $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
30 1037 Only the Young Oscilloscope Pictures $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
31 1074 Rebirth Oscilloscope Pictures $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
32 - Above and Below Oscilloscope Pictures n/a - n/a - 4/15/16
33 231 Sex Is... Outsider Films $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
34 1341 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris Outsider Films $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
35 19 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
36 176 Bill W. Page 124 Productions $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
37 107 I Am Paladin $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
38 471 Kids For Cash Paladin $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
39 607 The Whale Paladin $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
40 749 Connected Paladin $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
41 770 Love Etc. Paladin $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
42 822 Mansome Paladin $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
43 911 Otter 501 Paladin $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
44 1005 Great Directors Paladin $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
45 510 Spark: A Burning Man Story Paladin/Film Buff $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
46 622 This is Not a Film Palisades Tartan $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
47 214 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
48 316 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
49 464 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
50 492 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
51 496 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
52 628 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
53 767 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
54 777 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
55 785 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
56 859 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
57 875 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
58 892 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
59 1071 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
60 1178 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
61 1256 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
62 1320 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
63 1030 People Say I'm Crazy Palo Alto Pictures $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
64 1337 Souldier Parade Deck Films $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
65 1032 7th Street Paradise Acres $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
66 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Paramount $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
67 9 Katy Perry: Part of Me Paramount $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
68 28 Tupac: Resurrection Paramount $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
69 602 16 Days of Glory Paramount $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
70 11 An Inconvenient Truth Paramount Classics $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
71 24 Mad Hot Ballroom Paramount Classics $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
72 293 Trekkies Paramount Classics $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
73 31 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
74 37 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
75 156 American Teen Paramount Vantage $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
76 172 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
77 - State 194 Participant Media n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
78 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Participant Media n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
79 190 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
80 533 Duran Duran: Unstaged Phase 4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
81 202 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
82 215 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland Picturehouse $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
83 666 Rock School Picturehouse $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
84 1054 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
85 1283 Moog Plexifilm $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
86 1073 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
87 60 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
88 103 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
89 385 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
90 1185 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
91 300 I Am Eleven Proud Mother Pictures $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
92 224 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
93 34 Meet the Mormons Purdie Distribution $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
94 926 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
95 467 American Promise Rada Film Group $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
96 39 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
97 70 Citizenfour Radius-TWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
98 110 Fed Up Radius-TWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
99 137 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
100 261 The Hunting Ground Radius-TWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,162,747----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,41350$143,16830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1401-1409


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
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