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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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 333 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
2 726 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
3 337 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
4 481 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
5 1269 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
6 1283 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
7 1365 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
8 576 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
9 1200 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
10 304 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
11 1199 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
12 240 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
13 610 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
14 948 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
15 668 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
16 975 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
17 989 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
18 392 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
19 1341 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
20 516 Hockney Film Movement $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
21 638 My Love, Don't Cross that River Film Movement $75,202 6 $6,340 2 6/17/16
22 902 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
23 926 The Seventh Fire Film Movement $25,126 2 $8,277 1 7/22/16
24 944 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
25 1175 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
26 1236 The Other Side Film Movement $6,459 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
27 1251 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
28 649 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
29 907 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
30 754 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
31 472 The Witness FilmRise $149,728 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
32 1225 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FilmRise $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
33 27 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
34 215 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
35 843 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
36 823 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
37 387 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
38 635 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
39 1087 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
40 347 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
41 555 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
42 939 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
43 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
44 199 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
45 241 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
46 250 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
47 288 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
48 299 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
49 315 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
50 317 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
51 318 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
52 341 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
53 368 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
54 376 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
55 420 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
56 425 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
57 436 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
58 462 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
59 500 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
60 512 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
61 514 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
62 528 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
63 574 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
64 614 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
65 628 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
66 629 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
67 663 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
68 673 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
69 676 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
70 689 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
71 704 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
72 705 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
73 720 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
74 737 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
75 749 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
76 752 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
77 764 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
78 769 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
79 780 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
80 803 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
81 828 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
82 833 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
83 834 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
84 839 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
85 842 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
86 845 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
87 849 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
88 854 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
89 858 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
90 861 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
91 868 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
92 871 Germans & Jews First Run $31,898 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
93 876 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
94 891 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
95 893 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
96 903 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
97 910 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
98 911 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
99 917 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
100 918 Unlocking the Cage First Run $26,560 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,829,341----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,38250$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,541,570----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,814,2321,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
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