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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, #1601-1632
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 913 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Buena Vista $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
2 1097 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
3 1387 Los Angeles Plays Itself Burton/Floyd $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
4 1065 The Other City Cabin Films $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
5 646 Black Gold California Newsreel $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
6 735 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire California Newsreel $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
7 163 Burn Callbox LLC $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
8 245 Powaqqatsi Cannon Films $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
9 871 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
10 263 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
11 829 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
12 1417 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle Hill $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
13 1520 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle Hill $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
14 1117 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
15 1513 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
16 849 Twenty Two China Lion $46,796 11 $22,222 11 9/8/17
17 233 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
18 524 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
19 676 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
20 716 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
21 766 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
22 1096 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
23 1320 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
24 - A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 9/25/15
25 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
26 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
27 887 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
28 1304 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
29 1483 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
30 1485 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
31 363 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
32 407 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
33 440 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
34 598 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
35 652 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
36 704 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
37 758 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
38 846 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
39 879 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
40 889 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
41 947 Rat Film Cinema Guild $34,528 4 $7,793 2 9/15/17
42 988 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
43 991 In Pursuit of Silence Cinema Guild $29,834 2 $5,141 1 6/23/17
44 998 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
45 1071 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
46 1119 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
47 1178 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
48 1209 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
49 1214 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
50 1276 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
51 1338 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
52 1368 The Wrong Light Cinema Guild $7,553 1 $5,429 1 7/14/17
53 1443 Starless Dreams Cinema Guild $4,776 2 $707 1 1/20/17
54 1471 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
55 1498 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
56 158 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Cinema Libre Studio $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
57 276 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre Studio $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
58 408 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre Studio $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
59 451 South of the Border Cinema Libre Studio $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
60 668 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre Studio $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
61 688 Future of Food Cinema Libre Studio $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
62 752 Bloodline Cinema Libre Studio $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
63 984 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre Studio $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
64 995 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Cinema Libre Studio $29,500 4 $9,511 1 9/23/16
65 1030 Through the Fire Cinema Libre Studio $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
66 1055 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre Studio $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
67 1072 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre Studio $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
68 1092 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre Studio $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
69 1100 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre Studio $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
70 1186 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre Studio $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
71 1204 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre Studio $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
72 1248 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre Studio $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
73 1259 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre Studio $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
74 1451 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre Studio $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
75 1461 McLibel Cinema Libre Studio $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
76 1477 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre Studio $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
77 1563 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre Studio $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
78 559 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
79 567 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
80 813 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
81 1307 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
82 1397 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
83 1412 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
84 1228 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
85 647 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
86 1300 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
87 570 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
88 1074 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
89 1140 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
90 1437 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
91 270 Our President CJ Entertainment $507,268 41 $9,421 1 6/2/17
92 1163 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
93 454 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
94 271 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
95 281 Faces Places Cohen Media Group $444,006 42 $31,006 5 10/6/17
96 497 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
97 816 My Journey Through French Cinema Cohen Media Group $52,214 4 $10,636 3 6/23/17
98 841 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
99 898 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
100 1171 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,486,991----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$842,11453$130,48329-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1601-1632


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. 5/13/11
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
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