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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, #1401-1421
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 477 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
2 1259 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
3 1273 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
4 1354 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
5 572 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
6 1190 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
7 303 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
8 1189 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
9 239 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
10 606 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
11 939 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
12 659 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
13 967 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
14 981 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
15 390 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
16 1330 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
17 515 Hockney Film Movement $119,945 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
18 719 My Love, Don't Cross that River Film Movement $52,687 8 $6,340 2 6/17/16
19 893 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
20 934 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
21 1165 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
22 1240 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
23 1249 The Other Side Film Movement $5,251 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
24 641 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
25 898 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
26 744 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
27 486 The Witness FilmRise $133,595 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
28 1215 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FilmRise $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
29 26 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
30 215 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
31 834 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
32 814 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
33 386 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
34 630 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
35 1079 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
36 345 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
37 550 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
38 929 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
39 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
40 199 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
41 240 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
42 249 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
43 287 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
44 298 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
45 314 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
46 316 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
47 317 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
48 340 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
49 367 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
50 375 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
51 418 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
52 423 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
53 434 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
54 459 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
55 497 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
56 509 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
57 511 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
58 525 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
59 569 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
60 610 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
61 624 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
62 625 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
63 654 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
64 664 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
65 667 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
66 680 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
67 694 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
68 695 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
69 710 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
70 728 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
71 739 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
72 742 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
73 753 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
74 758 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
75 770 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
76 793 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
77 818 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
78 823 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
79 824 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
80 830 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
81 833 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
82 836 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
83 840 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
84 845 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
85 849 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
86 852 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
87 859 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
88 866 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
89 882 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
90 884 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
91 894 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
92 901 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
93 902 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
94 908 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
95 909 Unlocking the Cage First Run $26,292 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
96 924 Germans & Jews First Run $23,928 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
97 959 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
98 978 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
99 992 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
100 996 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,234,313,049----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$897,68251$142,19230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$656,633,813----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,359,7421,614$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, #1401-1421


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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