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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, #1501-1573
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 987 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
2 1150 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
3 135 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
4 168 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
5 174 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
6 217 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
7 234 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
8 457 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
9 460 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
10 492 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
11 588 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
12 594 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
13 646 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
14 680 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
15 881 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
16 1039 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
17 803 Tickling Giants Sarkasmos $51,166 17 $8,159 1 3/17/17
18 446 Jig Screen Media $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
19 578 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
20 586 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
21 1345 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
22 1448 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
23 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Screen Media n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
24 - The Secret Disco Revolution Screen Media n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
25 814 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
26 378 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
27 70 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
28 243 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
29 272 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
30 409 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
31 439 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
32 444 Lost Boys of Sudan Shadow Dist. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
33 458 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
34 463 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
35 479 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
36 620 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
37 670 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
38 698 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
39 1041 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
40 1198 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
41 1371 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
42 1229 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
43 977 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
44 765 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
45 360 Heavy Petting Skouras $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
46 574 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
47 1071 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
48 1132 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
49 158 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
50 489 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
51 727 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
52 880 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
53 1485 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
54 562 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
55 1272 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
56 1356 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
57 550 Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge Society Films $121,064 11 $18,600 6 6/30/17
58 513 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Somford Entertainment $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
59 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony / Columbia $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
60 1217 East of Havana Sony BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
61 24 Winged Migration Sony Classics $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
62 46 Inside Job Sony Classics $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
63 48 The Fog of War Sony Classics $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
64 58 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
65 67 The Eagle Huntress Sony Classics $3,169,351 122 $52,574 4 11/2/16
66 71 Crumb Sony Classics $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
67 89 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
68 96 Riding Giants Sony Classics $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
69 108 Every Little Step Sony Classics $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
70 112 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
71 114 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
72 117 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
73 127 Why We Fight Sony Classics $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
74 133 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
75 134 The Salt of the Earth Sony Classics $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
76 139 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
77 143 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
78 151 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
79 154 American Movie Sony Classics $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
80 165 Dark Horse (2016) Sony Classics $1,030,851 74 $13,838 3 5/6/16
81 181 Tyson Sony Classics $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
82 182 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
83 214 Red Army Sony Classics $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
84 221 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
85 223 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
86 274 Sketches of Frank Gehry Sony Classics $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
87 292 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
88 295 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary Sony Classics $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
89 310 The Devil and Daniel Johnston Sony Classics $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
90 325 West of Memphis Sony Classics $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
91 329 Merchants of Doubt Sony Classics $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
92 352 American Hardcore Sony Classics $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
93 368 Steep Sony Classics $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
94 402 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
95 404 Standard Operating Procedure Sony Classics $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
96 418 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
97 427 Soul Power Sony Classics $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
98 448 Lambert & Stamp Sony Classics $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
99 485 One Day in September Sony Classics $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
100 589 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains Sony Classics $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,311,492,095----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$864,53052$134,93229-
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, #1501-1573


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Disturbing the Peace Abr. 11/11/16
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
Architects of Denial Da. 10/6/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene IFC 10/13/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
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