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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 35 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
2 41 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
3 171 American Teen Paramount Vantage $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
4 187 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
5 - State 194 Participant Media n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
6 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Participant Media n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
7 204 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
8 585 Abacus: Small Enough to Jail PBS Distribution $107,432 8 $12,528 1 5/19/17
9 574 Duran Duran: Unstaged Phase 4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
10 217 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
11 232 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
12 725 Rock School Picturehouse $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
13 1162 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
14 1415 Moog Plexifilm $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
15 1181 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
16 64 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
17 115 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
18 412 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
19 1309 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
20 323 I Am Eleven Proud Mother Pictures $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
21 243 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
22 38 Meet the Mormons Purdie Distribution $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
23 90 Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Pure Flix $2,394,386 816 $1,357,243 816 9/16/16
24 21 Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party Quality Flix $13,099,931 1,217 $74,814 3 7/15/16
25 1016 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
26 505 American Promise Rada Film Group $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
27 43 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
28 76 Citizenfour Radius-TWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
29 122 Fed Up Radius-TWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
30 149 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
31 282 The Hunting Ground Radius-TWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
32 351 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
33 417 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
34 433 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
35 472 Keep On Keepin' On Radius-TWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
36 603 A LEGO Brickumentary Radius-TWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
37 1215 The Great Invisible Radius-TWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
38 - My Life Directed Radius-TWC n/a - n/a - 2/27/15
39 1233 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
40 - The Art of Flight 3D Red Bull n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
41 1428 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair Red Envelope Entertainment $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
42 609 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
43 - We Were Here Red Flag Releasing n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
44 - High Ground Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 11/2/12
45 - The Green Wave Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 8/10/12
46 801 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
47 1069 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
48 294 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
49 494 Show Business Regent Releasing $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
50 965 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
51 1084 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
52 1193 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
53 1294 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
54 - Mr. Leather Regent Releasing n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
55 517 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
56 734 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
57 49 Good Hair Roadside Attractions $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
58 55 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
59 118 Stories We Tell Roadside Attractions $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
60 183 The Cove Roadside Attractions $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
61 188 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
62 281 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
63 454 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
64 508 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
65 537 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
66 644 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
67 727 Cool It Roadside Attractions $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
68 5 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
69 30 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Rocky Mountain Pictures $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
70 565 God the Father Rocky Mountain Pictures $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
71 632 The Principle Rocky Mountain Pictures $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
72 661 Hating Breitbart Rocky Mountain Pictures $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
73 693 Runaway Slave Rocky Mountain Pictures $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
74 702 An Inconsistent Truth Rocky Mountain Pictures $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
75 833 There's No Place Like Utopia Rocky Mountain Pictures $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
76 932 District of Corruption Rocky Mountain Pictures $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
77 1078 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government Rocky Mountain Pictures $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
78 1110 Ever Again Rocky Mountain Pictures $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
79 65 Catfish Rogue Pictures $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
80 96 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
81 120 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
82 218 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
83 295 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
84 330 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
85 620 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
86 1307 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
87 1101 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
88 1116 Who Took Johnny Rumur Releasing $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
89 604 Korengal Saboteur Media $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
90 1053 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
91 982 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
92 1141 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
93 134 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
94 167 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
95 173 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
96 216 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
97 233 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
98 455 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
99 458 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
100 490 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,137,123----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,95352$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
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
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD