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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, #1601-1689
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 679 Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat Magnolia $87,601 12 $22,717 2 5/11/18
2 685 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magnolia $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
3 719 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
4 746 Alive and Kicking Magnolia $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
5 786 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
6 789 Presenting Princess Shaw Magnolia $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
7 797 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
8 801 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
9 811 The Lovers and the Despot Magnolia $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
10 828 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
11 842 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
12 860 The China Hustle Magnolia $48,650 20 $25,791 20 3/30/18
13 863 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
14 891 Danny Says Magnolia $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
15 907 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
16 952 School Life Magnolia $37,381 13 $2,332 1 9/8/17
17 1012 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
18 1089 My Scientology Movie Magnolia $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
19 1114 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
20 1160 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
21 1167 Burden Magnolia $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
22 1173 Peter and the Farm Magnolia $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
23 1174 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magnolia $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
24 1225 SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Magnolia $15,157 2 $6,694 2 4/7/17
25 1565 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
26 748 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
27 537 The Last Dalai Lama? Matson Films $145,524 18 $9,786 4 7/7/17
28 904 The Settlers (2017) Matson Films $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
29 1059 Gurukulam Matson Films $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
30 1066 The Departure Matson Films $24,662 7 $4,850 1 10/13/17
31 837 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
32 1530 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
33 313 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
34 221 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
35 1188 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Menemsha $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
36 - Rabin in His Own Words Menemsha n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
37 48 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
38 168 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
39 533 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Michael Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
40 1274 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
41 902 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
42 1512 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
43 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Miramax $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
44 57 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
45 77 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
46 81 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
47 120 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
48 135 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
49 155 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
50 219 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
51 263 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
52 288 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
53 383 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
54 539 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
55 554 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
56 558 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
57 1118 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
58 1222 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
59 1296 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
60 943 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
61 1064 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
62 1538 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
63 1144 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
64 431 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
65 1295 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
66 1323 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
67 677 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
68 1280 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
69 94 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
70 328 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
71 351 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
72 364 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
73 390 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
74 531 Seasons Music Box Films $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
75 534 Chavela Music Box Films $148,666 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
76 622 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
77 652 Aida's Secrets Music Box Films $98,468 9 $5,665 1 10/20/17
78 683 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
79 738 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Music Box Films $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
80 791 Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards Music Box Films $60,056 11 $8,186 3 9/15/17
81 1076 Happy Valley (2014) Music Box Films $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
82 1151 Watchers of the Sky Music Box Films $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
83 1236 Antarctica: Ice & Sky Music Box Films $14,475 5 n/a - 1/20/17
84 1252 Fifi Howls From Happiness Music Box Films $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
85 1257 Our Blood is Wine Music Box Films $13,210 5 $1,540 2 3/9/18
86 1289 Revenge of the Mekons Music Box Films $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
87 1290 Emptying the Skies Music Box Films $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
88 1333 Shepard and Dark Music Box Films $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
89 1337 The Informant Music Box Films $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
90 1388 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! Music Box Films $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
91 1616 The Tower (2014) Music Box Films $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
92 1618 We Are the Giant Music Box Films $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
93 28 Jerusalem National Geographic Entertainment $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
94 40 Flying Monsters National Geographic Entertainment $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
95 141 Restrepo National Geographic Entertainment $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
96 187 The Wildest Dream National Geographic Entertainment $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
97 238 The Last Lions National Geographic Entertainment $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
98 401 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
99 1255 Benda Bilili! National Geographic Entertainment $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
100 457 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,340,566,171----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$823,44452$127,18228-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$696,060,347----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,092,7381,403$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, #1601-1689


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. 6/7/13
The Gospel According to André Magn. 5/25/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist Greenwich 6/8/18
The Quest of Alain Ducasse Magn. 6/8/18
Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf Argo. 6/13/18
Spiral Cohen 6/22/18
The King (2018) Osci. 6/22/18
GameChangers PDF 6/29/18
Three Identical Strangers Neon 6/29/18
Whitney RAtt. 7/6/18
Generation Wealth Amazon 7/20/18
McQueen BST 7/20/18
Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood Greenwich 7/27/18
John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection Osci. 8/22/18
Hal Osci. 9/14/18
Penguins (Disneynature) BV 4/19/19
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD