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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, #1501-1593
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1404 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
2 1405 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
3 1409 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
4 1410 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame First Run $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
5 1417 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
6 1418 The Pulitzer at 100 First Run $4,489 1 $2,577 1 7/21/17
7 1419 German Concentration Camps Factual Survey First Run $4,468 1 $3,000 1 1/6/17
8 1423 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
9 1424 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
10 1427 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
11 1431 Among the Believers First Run $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
12 1442 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
13 1453 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
14 1456 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
15 1458 Company Town First Run $3,104 1 $2,150 1 9/8/17
16 1465 Best and Most Beautiful Things First Run $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
17 1469 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
18 1471 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West First Run $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
19 1473 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
20 1480 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
21 1484 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
22 1491 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
23 1492 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
24 1493 Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America First Run $1,940 1 $1,452 1 1/6/17
25 1494 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
26 1498 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
27 1499 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
28 1500 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
29 1501 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
30 1502 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
31 1503 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
32 1506 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
33 1510 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
34 1512 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
35 1516 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
36 1520 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
37 1521 A Different American Dream First Run $1,172 1 $848 - 1/6/17
38 1523 Yalom's Cure First Run $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
39 1528 The Penguin Counters First Run $976 1 $976 1 4/21/17
40 1529 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
41 1530 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
42 1531 Extraordinary Ordinary People First Run $880 1 $744 1 9/15/17
43 1533 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
44 1537 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
45 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
46 455 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
47 858 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
48 1210 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
49 788 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
50 1006 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
51 32 Babies Focus Features $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
52 128 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
53 428 Under the Electric Sky Focus Features $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
54 474 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
55 1083 The Ground Truth Focus Features $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
56 1241 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
57 1342 I Am Ali Focus Features $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
58 1105 La Camioneta Follow Your Nose Films $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
59 1206 The Armor of Light Fork Films $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
60 641 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
61 53 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
62 84 He Named Me Malala Fox Searchlight $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
63 132 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
64 186 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
65 277 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
66 325 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
67 1246 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
68 - Clinton, Inc. Freestyle Releasing n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
69 1406 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
70 229 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
71 107 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
72 232 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr Films $610,306 77 n/a - 9/19/16
73 368 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr Films $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
74 417 Walk With Me Gathr Films $218,006 61 $9,932 1 8/11/17
75 504 Generation Found Gathr Films $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
76 584 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
77 676 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
78 808 The Unknowns Gathr Films $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
79 1282 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
80 1062 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
81 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
82 1454 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
83 777 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
84 79 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
85 692 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper Film $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
86 1005 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper Film $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
87 1027 Bronx Gothic Grasshopper Film $23,457 3 $4,696 1 7/14/17
88 1178 Escapes Grasshopper Film $14,016 4 $1,339 1 7/28/17
89 1199 Last Men in Aleppo Grasshopper Film $12,696 5 $1,505 1 5/5/17
90 1248 Spettacolo Grasshopper Film $10,698 2 $4,403 2 9/8/17
91 1322 Portrait of a Garden Grasshopper Film $7,914 1 $4,488 1 10/26/16
92 483 California Typewriter Gravitas Ventures $159,413 18 $5,031 1 8/18/17
93 500 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
94 677 For the Love of Spock Gravitas Ventures $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
95 793 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
96 1345 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
97 539 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
98 1323 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
99 931 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
100 249 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,314,703,068----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$855,37052$133,26829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1593


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun 6/1/12
I Am Another You FR 9/27/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Architects of Denial Da. 10/6/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene IFC 10/13/17
The Paris Opera FM 10/18/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
Dream Boat Strand 11/3/17
Big Sonia Argo. 11/17/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD