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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, #1301-1332
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 369 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
2 1251 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
3 846 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
4 885 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
5 1102 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
6 1169 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
7 603 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
8 851 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
9 699 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
10 24 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
11 200 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
12 788 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
13 768 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
14 365 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
15 593 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
16 1019 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
17 325 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
18 519 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
19 880 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
20 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
21 183 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
22 223 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
23 232 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
24 269 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
25 280 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
26 294 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
27 296 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
28 297 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
29 320 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
30 346 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
31 354 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
32 398 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
33 401 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
34 413 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
35 437 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
36 472 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
37 484 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
38 485 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
39 497 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
40 537 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
41 576 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
42 587 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
43 588 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
44 616 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
45 625 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
46 628 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
47 640 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
48 654 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
49 655 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
50 668 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
51 684 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
52 694 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
53 697 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
54 707 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
55 712 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
56 724 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
57 747 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
58 772 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
59 777 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
60 778 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
61 783 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
62 787 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
63 790 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
64 794 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
65 799 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
66 803 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
67 806 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
68 814 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
69 821 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
70 837 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
71 847 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
72 854 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
73 855 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
74 861 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
75 907 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
76 925 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
77 938 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
78 941 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
79 950 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
80 953 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
81 968 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
82 975 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
83 979 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
84 986 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
85 994 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
86 1000 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
87 1001 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
88 1014 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
89 1016 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
90 1017 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
91 1034 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
92 1055 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
93 1069 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
94 1071 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
95 1082 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
96 1083 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
97 1086 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
98 1088 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
99 1098 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
100 1103 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,369,062----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,23947$131,01028-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,818,742----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,705,6541,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1332


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Desert Bayou Libre 10/5/07
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Live from New York! TUG 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD