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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 1436 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
2 1437 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
3 1438 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
4 1439 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
5 1440 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
6 1441 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
7 1444 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
8 1448 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
9 1450 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
10 1455 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
11 1459 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
12 1460 A Different American Dream First Run $1,172 1 $848 - 1/6/17
13 1462 Yalom's Cure First Run $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
14 1467 The Penguin Counters First Run $976 1 $976 1 4/21/17
15 1468 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
16 1469 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
17 1471 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
18 1475 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
19 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
20 439 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
21 827 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
22 1165 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
23 758 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
24 974 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
25 31 Babies Focus Features $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
26 126 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
27 414 Under the Electric Sky Focus Features $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
28 456 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
29 1047 The Ground Truth Focus Features $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
30 1194 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
31 1288 I Am Ali Focus Features $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
32 1069 La Camioneta Follow Your Nose Films $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
33 1161 The Armor of Light Fork Films $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
34 616 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
35 53 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
36 82 He Named Me Malala Fox Searchlight $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
37 130 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
38 183 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
39 270 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
40 315 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
41 1199 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
42 - Clinton, Inc. Freestyle Releasing n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
43 1350 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
44 224 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
45 105 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
46 277 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr Films $412,340 77 n/a - 9/19/16
47 358 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr Films $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
48 485 Generation Found Gathr Films $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
49 558 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
50 650 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
51 776 The Unknowns Gathr Films $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
52 1233 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
53 1026 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
54 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
55 1394 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
56 748 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
57 77 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
58 665 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper Film $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
59 973 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper Film $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
60 1272 Portrait of a Garden Grasshopper Film $7,914 1 $4,488 1 10/26/16
61 481 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
62 651 For the Love of Spock Gravitas Ventures $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
63 763 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
64 1291 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
65 520 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
66 1273 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
67 899 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
68 243 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
69 284 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
70 - Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hannover House n/a - n/a - 7/17/15
71 1300 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
72 1395 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
73 1317 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
74 462 Nostalgia for the Light Icarus Films $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
75 583 Under the Sun (2016) Icarus Films $105,036 6 $15,454 2 7/6/16
76 719 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icarus Films $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
77 784 Le Joli Mai Icarus Films $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
78 920 No Home Movie Icarus Films $31,095 5 n/a - 2/18/16
79 927 The Take Icarus Films $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
80 978 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icarus Films $24,984 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
81 989 Forever Icarus Films $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
82 1023 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icarus Films $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
83 1028 The Great Flood Icarus Films $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
84 1057 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icarus Films $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
85 1077 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icarus Films $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
86 1147 Sol LeWitt Icarus Films $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
87 1157 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icarus Films $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
88 1178 Blockade Icarus Films $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
89 1184 Operation Filmmaker Icarus Films $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
90 1253 Salvador Allende Icarus Films $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
91 1260 Gringo Trails Icarus Films $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
92 1270 A Decent Factory Icarus Films $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
93 1319 El Sicario, Room 164 Icarus Films $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
94 1370 The Loving Story Icarus Films $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
95 1381 Still, the Children Are Here Icarus Films $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
96 1419 From the East Icarus Films $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
97 1420 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
98 1445 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
99 1452 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icarus Films $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
100 1457 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,291,353,588----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$875,49452$138,32630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$681,308,311----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,332,4401,518$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
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