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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 371 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
2 386 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
3 391 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
4 437 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
5 471 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
6 473 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
7 486 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
8 491 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
9 500 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
10 515 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
11 523 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
12 679 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
13 725 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
14 745 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
15 762 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
16 855 Dancer IFC $35,014 6 $7,140 1 9/9/16
17 857 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
18 965 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
19 996 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
20 1056 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
21 1085 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
22 1116 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
23 1159 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
24 1222 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
25 1232 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
26 1295 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
27 1356 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
28 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
29 35 A Beautiful Planet IMAX $6,146,827 155 $223,983 137 4/29/16
30 861 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
31 808 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
32 - Citizen Soldier Independent n/a - n/a - 8/5/16
33 188 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
34 191 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
35 448 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
36 558 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
37 740 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
38 944 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
39 994 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
40 1060 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
41 1069 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
42 1077 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
43 1280 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
44 1283 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
45 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
46 168 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
47 328 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
48 529 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
49 1076 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
50 147 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
51 164 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
52 265 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
53 286 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
54 287 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
55 326 Above and Beyond International Film Circuit $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
56 369 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
57 372 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
58 456 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
59 496 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
60 497 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
61 537 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
62 561 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
63 634 Colliding Dreams International Film Circuit $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
64 646 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
65 659 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
66 706 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
67 722 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
68 723 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
69 766 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
70 782 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
71 792 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
72 826 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
73 908 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
74 911 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
75 987 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
76 993 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
77 1195 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
78 1270 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
79 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
80 888 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
81 702 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
82 101 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
83 575 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
84 835 Cameraperson Janus Films $38,674 3 $12,760 1 9/9/16
85 846 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
86 1158 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
87 350 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
88 649 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
89 1235 The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko $7,028 2 n/a - 3/18/16
90 1042 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
91 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
92 317 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
93 797 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
94 1244 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
95 1388 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
96 184 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
97 256 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
98 368 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
99 804 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
100 877 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,700,498----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,54351$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,365,020----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,814,6011,582$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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD