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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, #1501-1527
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 712 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
2 844 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
3 1063 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
4 54 Where to Invade Next Drafthouse $3,827,261 308 $897,034 308 2/12/16
5 257 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
6 344 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
7 524 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
8 562 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
9 677 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drafthouse $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
10 812 We Are X Drafthouse $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
11 819 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
12 955 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
13 1192 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
14 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
15 1209 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
16 767 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
17 810 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
18 348 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
19 760 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
20 352 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
21 502 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
22 1346 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
23 1362 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
24 1449 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
25 601 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
26 1279 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
27 319 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
28 1277 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
29 252 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
30 638 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
31 1001 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
32 698 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
33 1029 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
34 1043 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
35 407 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
36 102 Is Genesis History? Fathom $1,796,182 704 n/a - 2/23/17
37 109 To Joey, with Love Fathom $1,709,073 753 n/a - 9/20/16
38 306 Boston: An American Running Story Fathom $326,845 481 n/a - 4/19/17
39 1423 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
40 539 Hockney Film Movement $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
41 625 My Love, Don't Cross that River Film Movement $88,018 6 $6,340 2 6/17/16
42 931 The Seventh Fire Film Movement $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
43 949 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
44 996 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
45 1249 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
46 1267 The Other Side Film Movement $8,074 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
47 1328 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
48 679 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
49 956 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
50 790 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
51 241 Harry & Snowman FilmRise $561,460 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
52 465 The Witness FilmRise $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
53 1123 Finding Oscar FilmRise $14,635 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
54 1202 National Bird FilmRise $10,656 8 $3,030 1 11/11/16
55 1221 The Sunshine Makers FilmRise $10,042 7 $1,874 1 1/20/17
56 1244 Magnus FilmRise $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
57 1262 Silicon Cowboys FilmRise $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
58 1304 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FilmRise $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
59 1333 Reset FilmRise $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
60 29 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
61 225 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
62 887 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
63 865 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
64 403 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
65 665 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
66 1154 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
67 362 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
68 577 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
69 990 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
70 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
71 208 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
72 253 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
73 262 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
74 302 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
75 314 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
76 330 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
77 332 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
78 333 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
79 356 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
80 384 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
81 392 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
82 435 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
83 440 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
84 453 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
85 480 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
86 522 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
87 534 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
88 535 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
89 551 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
90 599 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
91 642 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
92 659 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
93 660 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
94 693 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
95 703 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
96 706 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
97 721 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
98 736 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
99 737 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
100 754 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,292,938,259----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,56852$138,32630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$682,857,311----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,387,7611,518$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, #1501-1527


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/10/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Risk Neon 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
Generation Iron 2 VLA 5/12/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD