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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, #1601-1617
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1076 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
2 1173 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
3 1244 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
4 915 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
5 1023 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
6 1470 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
7 1100 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
8 416 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
9 1243 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
10 1270 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
11 659 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
12 1228 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
13 92 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
14 314 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
15 337 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
16 350 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
17 376 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
18 512 Seasons Music Box Films $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
19 605 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
20 664 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
21 686 Chavela Music Box Films $79,778 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
22 716 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Music Box Films $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
23 813 Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards Music Box Films $51,800 11 $8,186 3 9/15/17
24 1034 Happy Valley (2014) Music Box Films $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
25 1107 Watchers of the Sky Music Box Films $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
26 1185 Antarctica: Ice & Sky Music Box Films $14,475 5 n/a - 1/20/17
27 1202 Fifi Howls From Happiness Music Box Films $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
28 1237 Revenge of the Mekons Music Box Films $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
29 1238 Emptying the Skies Music Box Films $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
30 1280 Shepard and Dark Music Box Films $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
31 1284 The Informant Music Box Films $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
32 1328 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! Music Box Films $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
33 1545 The Tower (2014) Music Box Films $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
34 1547 We Are the Giant Music Box Films $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
35 - Aida's Secrets Music Box Films n/a - n/a - 10/20/17
36 28 Jerusalem National Geographic Entertainment $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
37 40 Flying Monsters National Geographic Entertainment $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
38 137 Restrepo National Geographic Entertainment $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
39 182 The Wildest Dream National Geographic Entertainment $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
40 228 The Last Lions National Geographic Entertainment $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
41 387 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
42 1204 Benda Bilili! National Geographic Entertainment $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
43 442 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
44 555 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $125,227 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
45 98 The Endless Summer II New Line $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
46 255 Wild Man Blues New Line $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
47 304 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years New Line $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
48 894 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story New Love Films $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
49 81 My Architect New Yorker $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
50 199 Trembling Before G-d New Yorker $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
51 202 To Be and to Have New Yorker $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
52 372 Life and Debt New Yorker $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
53 582 After Innocence New Yorker $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
54 637 Paragraph 175 New Yorker $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
55 738 Absolute Wilson New Yorker $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
56 885 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM New Yorker $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
57 910 Tsahal New Yorker $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
58 1307 ABC Africa New Yorker $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
59 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) New Yorker n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
60 343 God Grew Tired of Us Newmarket $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
61 597 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed Non-Fiction Films $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
62 557 The Square (2013) Noujaim Films $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
63 - In My Father's House OA Investment Holdings n/a - n/a - 10/9/15
64 754 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision Ocean Releasing $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
65 180 The War Room October $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
66 287 The Last Days October $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
67 862 Moving the Mountain October $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
68 688 Harvest of Empire Onyx Films $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
69 1247 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open Edge $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
70 37 Believe Open Road Films $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
71 243 Gleason Open Road Films $583,664 148 $91,583 9 7/29/16
72 1025 Eat This New York Organic Pictures $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
73 1495 Risk/Reward Organic Pictures $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
74 386 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Orion Classics $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
75 77 Kedi Oscilloscope Pictures $2,810,235 130 $40,103 1 2/10/17
76 83 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
77 210 May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Oscilloscope Pictures $720,235 326 $9,616 8 9/12/17
78 263 Shut Up and Play the Hits Oscilloscope Pictures $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
79 322 A Film Unfinished Oscilloscope Pictures $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
80 340 Unmistaken Child Oscilloscope Pictures $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
81 406 Art and Craft Oscilloscope Pictures $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
82 521 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
83 633 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
84 671 Los Sures Oscilloscope Pictures $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
85 673 12 O'Clock Boys Oscilloscope Pictures $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
86 707 After Tiller Oscilloscope Pictures $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
87 756 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Oscilloscope Pictures $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
88 796 The Other F Word Oscilloscope Pictures $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
89 814 Burma VJ Oscilloscope Pictures $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
90 821 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Oscilloscope Pictures $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
91 848 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Oscilloscope Pictures $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
92 895 Teenage Oscilloscope Pictures $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
93 971 These Birds Walk Oscilloscope Pictures $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
94 1008 The Garden Oscilloscope Pictures $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
95 1095 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Oscilloscope Pictures $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
96 1104 Tchoupitoulas Oscilloscope Pictures $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
97 1113 The Kill Team Oscilloscope Pictures $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
98 1123 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Oscilloscope Pictures $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
99 1133 Bobbi Jene Oscilloscope Pictures $18,004 3 $7,035 1 9/22/17
100 1174 Only the Young Oscilloscope Pictures $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,320,194,612----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$847,90953$131,79929-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$694,567,530----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,705,2351,424$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, #1601-1617


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. 4/7/00
Dream Boat Strand 11/3/17
11/8/16 Orch. 11/3/17
Big Sonia Argo. 11/17/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD