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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, #1401-1496
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 863 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
2 868 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
3 871 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
4 874 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
5 878 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
6 883 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
7 887 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
8 890 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
9 897 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
10 904 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
11 921 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
12 924 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
13 934 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
14 941 Unlocking the Cage First Run $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
15 942 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
16 943 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
17 949 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
18 1002 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
19 1021 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
20 1036 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
21 1039 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
22 1048 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
23 1051 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
24 1072 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
25 1078 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
26 1082 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
27 1090 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
28 1097 Argentina First Run $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
29 1099 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
30 1106 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
31 1107 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
32 1122 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
33 1124 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
34 1125 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
35 1143 When Two Worlds Collide First Run $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
36 1145 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
37 1161 The Ruins of Lifta First Run $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
38 1167 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
39 1183 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
40 1185 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
41 1196 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
42 1197 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
43 1200 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
44 1202 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
45 1204 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
46 1217 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
47 1222 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
48 1223 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
49 1237 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
50 1240 Talent Has Hunger First Run $7,998 5 $3,709 1 3/11/16
51 1243 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
52 1246 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
53 1256 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
54 1258 Indian Point First Run $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
55 1260 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
56 1266 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
57 1267 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
58 1279 The Dying of the Light First Run $6,627 2 $996 1 4/7/16
59 1284 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
60 1285 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
61 1289 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
62 1294 Top Spin First Run $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
63 1297 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
64 1301 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
65 1312 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
66 1313 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
67 1318 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
68 1319 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
69 1322 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
70 1323 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame First Run $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
71 1329 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
72 1330 German Concentration Camps Factual Survey First Run $4,468 1 $3,000 1 1/6/17
73 1333 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
74 1334 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
75 1337 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
76 1340 Among the Believers First Run $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
77 1351 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
78 1362 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
79 1365 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
80 1373 Best and Most Beautiful Things First Run $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
81 1377 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
82 1379 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West First Run $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
83 1381 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
84 1388 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
85 1392 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
86 1399 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
87 1400 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
88 1401 Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America First Run $1,940 1 $1,452 1 1/6/17
89 1402 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
90 1406 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa First Run $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
91 1407 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
92 1409 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
93 1410 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
94 1411 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
95 1412 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
96 1415 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
97 1419 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
98 1421 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
99 1425 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
100 1429 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,267,192,841----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,55750$137,38529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1496


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Three of Hearts Think 10/19/05
The Sunshine Makers FR 1/20/17
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
Kedi Osci. 2/10/17
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD