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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, #1401-1422
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 326 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
2 369 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
3 398 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
4 534 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
5 584 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
6 629 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
7 674 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
8 753 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
9 782 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
10 791 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
11 879 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
12 886 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
13 946 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
14 993 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
15 1038 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
16 1061 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
17 1066 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
18 1119 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
19 1171 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
20 1285 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
21 1310 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
22 248 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
23 370 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
24 408 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
25 598 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
26 616 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
27 668 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
28 876 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
29 913 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
30 933 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
31 947 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
32 965 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
33 973 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
34 1044 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
35 1057 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
36 1097 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
37 1107 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
38 1271 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
39 1278 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
40 1290 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
41 1369 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
42 499 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
43 506 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
44 722 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
45 1148 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
46 1219 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
47 1234 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
48 1080 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
49 579 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
50 1141 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
51 508 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
52 948 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
53 1009 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
54 1259 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
55 1024 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
56 411 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
57 243 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
58 448 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
59 748 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
60 798 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
61 1031 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
62 1055 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
63 842 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
64 1289 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
65 112 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
66 81 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
67 101 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
68 251 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
69 359 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
70 444 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
71 825 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
72 1018 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
73 131 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
74 334 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
75 998 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
76 284 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
77 507 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
78 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
79 350 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
80 870 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
81 1176 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
82 373 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
83 673 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
84 795 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
85 1000 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
86 49 Where to Invade Next Drafthouse $3,827,261 308 $897,034 308 2/12/16
87 244 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
88 328 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
89 500 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
90 537 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
91 773 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
92 897 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
93 1115 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
94 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
95 1129 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
96 724 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
97 765 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
98 332 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
99 716 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
100 336 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,236,773,166----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$898,81851$142,09529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$658,972,232----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,457,1761,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1422


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD