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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - I Am Another You FilmRise n/a - n/a - 9/27/17
2 29 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
3 238 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
4 943 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
5 919 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
6 426 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
7 707 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
8 1234 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
9 383 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
10 616 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
11 1054 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
12 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
13 218 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
14 268 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
15 279 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
16 322 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
17 335 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
18 351 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
19 353 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
20 354 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
21 377 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
22 405 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
23 413 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
24 461 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
25 467 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
26 482 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
27 509 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
28 556 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
29 572 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
30 573 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
31 589 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
32 638 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
33 683 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
34 698 Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe First Run $78,372 4 $11,729 1 5/12/17
35 701 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
36 702 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
37 737 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
38 748 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
39 752 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
40 769 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
41 786 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
42 787 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
43 805 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
44 823 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
45 837 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
46 839 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
47 851 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
48 857 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
49 869 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
50 898 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
51 924 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
52 927 Germans & Jews First Run $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
53 931 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
54 932 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
55 939 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
56 942 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
57 945 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
58 950 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
59 955 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
60 959 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
61 962 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
62 970 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
63 978 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
64 996 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
65 1000 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
66 1010 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
67 1020 Unlocking the Cage First Run $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
68 1021 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
69 1022 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
70 1029 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
71 1060 Naples '44 First Run $23,144 2 $6,636 1 11/29/17
72 1090 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
73 1110 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
74 1125 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
75 1128 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
76 1138 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
77 1144 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
78 1170 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
79 1177 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
80 1182 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
81 1190 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
82 1199 Argentina First Run $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
83 1200 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past First Run $14,807 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
84 1202 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
85 1210 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
86 1211 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
87 1229 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
88 1231 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
89 1232 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
90 1252 When Two Worlds Collide First Run $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
91 1254 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
92 1270 The Ruins of Lifta First Run $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
93 1277 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
94 1297 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
95 1299 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
96 1311 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
97 1312 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
98 1315 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
99 1318 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
100 1320 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,775,320----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,73153$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1640


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD