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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, #1501-1537
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1423 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
2 222 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
3 500 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
4 643 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
5 680 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
6 726 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
7 1037 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
8 1245 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
9 - A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 9/25/15
10 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
11 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
12 843 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
13 1232 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
14 1395 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
15 1397 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
16 343 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
17 387 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
18 418 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
19 565 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
20 620 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
21 668 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
22 717 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
23 804 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
24 835 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
25 845 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
26 938 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
27 947 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
28 1014 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
29 1060 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
30 1112 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
31 1141 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
32 1146 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
33 1203 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
34 1262 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
35 1358 Starless Dreams Cinema Guild $4,776 2 $707 1 1/20/17
36 1384 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
37 1409 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
38 153 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Cinema Libre Studio $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
39 263 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre Studio $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
40 388 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre Studio $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
41 428 South of the Border Cinema Libre Studio $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
42 635 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre Studio $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
43 654 Future of Food Cinema Libre Studio $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
44 711 Bloodline Cinema Libre Studio $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
45 934 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre Studio $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
46 944 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Cinema Libre Studio $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
47 976 Through the Fire Cinema Libre Studio $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
48 1015 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre Studio $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
49 1033 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre Studio $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
50 1041 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre Studio $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
51 1118 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre Studio $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
52 1136 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre Studio $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
53 1178 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre Studio $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
54 1189 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre Studio $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
55 1366 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre Studio $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
56 1375 McLibel Cinema Libre Studio $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
57 1389 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre Studio $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
58 1475 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre Studio $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
59 529 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
60 536 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
61 769 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
62 1235 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
63 1314 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
64 1328 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
65 1159 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
66 615 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
67 1228 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
68 538 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
69 1016 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
70 1077 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
71 1352 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
72 1097 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
73 431 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
74 258 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
75 473 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
76 799 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
77 854 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
78 1105 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
79 416 Seed: The Untold Story Collective Eye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
80 1134 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
81 900 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
82 1388 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
83 120 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
84 86 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
85 108 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
86 266 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
87 377 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
88 469 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
89 884 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
90 1090 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
91 139 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
92 351 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
93 1066 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
94 301 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
95 537 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
96 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
97 - Live Another Day Dalton Pictures n/a - n/a - 9/16/16
98 369 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
99 929 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
100 1266 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,300,250,165----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,17952$137,56930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$688,631,069----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,745,8991,493$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, #1501-1537


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS 3/20/15
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
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