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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
1 533 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argot Pictures $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
2 651 Throw Down Your Heart Argot Pictures $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
3 718 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argot Pictures $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
4 825 American Casino Argot Pictures $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
5 905 Expedition to the End of the World Argot Pictures $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
6 935 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argot Pictures $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
7 980 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argot Pictures $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
8 988 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argot Pictures $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
9 1070 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argot Pictures $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
10 1140 Sacred Argot Pictures $17,740 4 $4,149 1 5/5/17
11 1224 China Blue Argot Pictures $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
12 1299 The City Dark Argot Pictures $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
13 1320 The Institute Argot Pictures $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
14 1381 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argot Pictures $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
15 1454 High Tech, Low Life Argot Pictures $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
16 - From this Day Forward Argot Pictures n/a - n/a - 6/24/16
17 - Best Kept Secret Argot Pictures n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
18 - Almost Sunrise Argot Pictures n/a - n/a - 7/14/17
19 993 Catwalk Arrow Releasing $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
20 463 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure ArtAffects $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
21 380 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arthouse Films $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
22 446 Herb & Dorothy Arthouse Films $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
23 453 Waste Land Arthouse Films $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
24 806 Visual Acoustics Arthouse Films $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
25 851 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arthouse Films $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
26 1311 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arthouse Films $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
27 - Obscene Arthouse Films n/a - n/a - 9/26/08
28 - The Universe of Keith Haring Arthouse Films n/a - n/a - 10/24/08
29 59 Step Into Liquid Artisan $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
30 145 Startup.com Artisan $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
31 291 Amandla! Artisan $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
32 - The Girls in the Band Artist Tribe/One Step n/a - n/a - 5/10/13
33 245 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion Artistic License $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
34 378 Dancemaker Artistic License $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
35 525 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern Artistic License $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
36 580 Sound and Fury Artistic License $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
37 866 Regret to Inform Artistic License $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
38 902 Power Trip Artistic License $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
39 1092 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman Artistic License $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
40 1268 Jupiter's Wife Artistic License $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
41 1313 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope Artistic License $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
42 1330 Twist of Faith Artistic License $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
43 1481 Who Does She Think She Is? Artistic License $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
44 1383 Jews of Egypt Artmattan Prods. $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
45 1386 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artmattan Prods. $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
46 1451 Heavy Metal in Baghdad Arts Alliance America $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
47 932 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? At Risk Films $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
48 873 Last Call at the Oasis ATO Pictures $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
49 1281 The Forecaster Autlook Films $10,172 1 n/a - 3/27/15
50 1236 New York in the 50's Avatar $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
51 1264 MC5: A True Testimonial Avatar $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
52 1455 Saints and Sinners Avatar $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
53 393 Enlighten Up! Balcony Releasing $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
54 575 Sir! No Sir! Balcony Releasing $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
55 613 King Corn Balcony Releasing $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
56 620 Al Franken: God Spoke Balcony Releasing $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
57 647 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Balcony Releasing $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
58 663 Kurt Cobain About a Son Balcony Releasing $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
59 726 Budrus Balcony Releasing $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
60 736 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Balcony Releasing $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
61 784 Finding Joe Balcony Releasing $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
62 892 The Dhamma Brothers Balcony Releasing $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
63 893 Louder Than a Bomb Balcony Releasing $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
64 917 The Legend of Pale Male Balcony Releasing $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
65 1011 Trudell Balcony Releasing $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
66 1024 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Balcony Releasing $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
67 1063 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Balcony Releasing $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
68 1065 So Much So Fast Balcony Releasing $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
69 1118 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Balcony Releasing $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
70 1252 Sputnik Mania Balcony Releasing $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
71 1486 Stolen Childhoods Balcony Releasing $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
72 1110 Saving Brinton Barn Owl $19,213 3 $2,690 1 9/17/17
73 1408 Flex is Kings Baxter Bros. $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
74 680 Earth: One Amazing Day BBC Worldwide North America $81,345 70 $45,480 70 10/6/17
75 1351 They Will Have to Kill Us First BBC Worldwide North America $7,516 2 $4,106 2 3/4/16
76 1061 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard Better Than Something $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
77 860 Pressure Cooker BEV Pictures $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
78 1461 Stop the Pounding Heart Big World Pictures $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
79 1370 The Jew in the Lotus Blind Dog $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
80 379 Alive Inside Bond/360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
81 658 Advanced Style Bond/360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
82 884 Karl Marx City Bond/360 $41,072 4 n/a - 3/29/17
83 1073 God Knows Where I Am Bond/360 $21,135 6 n/a - 3/31/17
84 1346 Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back Bond/360 $7,706 2 n/a - 4/14/17
85 1267 Caucus Bonfire Films of America $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
86 1372 Boom Bust Boom Brainstorm Media $6,896 1 n/a - 3/11/16
87 559 Buena Vista Social Club: Adios Broad Green Pictures $123,445 80 $64,469 80 5/26/17
88 6 Earth (2009) Buena Vista $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
89 7 Chimpanzee Buena Vista $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
90 13 Oceans Buena Vista $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
91 14 Bears Buena Vista $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
92 15 Monkey Kingdom Buena Vista $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
93 16 African Cats Buena Vista $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
94 20 Born in China Buena Vista $13,873,211 1,508 $4,790,367 1,508 4/21/17
95 326 America's Heart and Soul Buena Vista $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
96 361 Morning Light Buena Vista $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
97 682 Waking Sleeping Beauty Buena Vista $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
98 785 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Buena Vista $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
99 906 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Buena Vista $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
100 1083 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
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