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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, #1301-1399
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 908 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
2 958 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
3 1020 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
4 1029 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
5 1035 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
6 1228 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
7 1230 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
8 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
9 160 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
10 317 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
11 515 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
12 1034 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
13 140 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
14 157 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
15 254 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
16 275 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
17 276 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
18 315 Above and Beyond International Film Circuit $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
19 358 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
20 360 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
21 443 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
22 484 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
23 485 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
24 522 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
25 543 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
26 618 Colliding Dreams International Film Circuit $76,877 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
27 626 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
28 637 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
29 682 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
30 698 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
31 699 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
32 740 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
33 756 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
34 766 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
35 799 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
36 876 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
37 878 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
38 951 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
39 957 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
40 963 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
41 1149 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
42 1218 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
43 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
44 857 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
45 678 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
46 97 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
47 557 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
48 816 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
49 1115 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
50 339 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
51 629 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
52 1184 The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko $7,028 2 n/a - 3/18/16
53 1002 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
54 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
55 306 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
56 770 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
57 1193 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
58 1333 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
59 176 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
60 245 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
61 357 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
62 777 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
63 846 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
64 873 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
65 994 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
66 1132 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
67 1135 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
68 1178 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
69 1231 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
70 1352 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
71 361 Gerhard Richter Painting Kino Lorber $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
72 427 Afternoon of a Faun Kino Lorber $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
73 455 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Kino Lorber $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
74 487 Kumare Kino Lorber $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
75 506 Finding Fela Kino Lorber $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
76 520 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm Kino Lorber $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
77 533 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
78 611 More Than Honey Kino Lorber $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
79 684 The Trials of Muhammad Ali Kino Lorber $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
80 754 Monk With a Camera Kino Lorber $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
81 796 Khodorkovsky Kino Lorber $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
82 852 Whores' Glory Kino Lorber $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
83 858 Meet the Fokkens Kino Lorber $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
84 907 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
85 915 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Kino Lorber $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
86 924 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
87 940 The Decent One Kino Lorber $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
88 969 Charlotte Rampling: The Look Kino Lorber $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
89 992 Who is Dayani Cristal? Kino Lorber $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
90 1004 Great Museum Kino Lorber $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
91 1061 Concerning Violence Kino Lorber $12,680 2 n/a - 12/5/14
92 1120 Putin's Kiss Kino Lorber $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
93 1160 La Maison De La Radio Kino Lorber $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
94 1168 Faith Connections Kino Lorber $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
95 1244 Seeds of Time Kino Lorber $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
96 1247 Farewell, Herr Schwarz Kino Lorber $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
97 1258 Yangsi Kino Lorber $4,008 1 n/a - 12/7/12
98 1262 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film Kino Lorber $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
99 1289 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster Kino Lorber $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
100 1336 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet Kino Lorber $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,224,164,334----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,44750$144,36630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1399


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD