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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1015 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
2 1021 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
3 1027 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
4 1231 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
5 1306 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
6 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
7 911 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
8 720 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
9 104 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
10 589 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
11 584 Cameraperson Janus Films $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
12 869 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
13 1193 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
14 356 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
15 667 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
16 1271 The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko $7,028 2 n/a - 3/18/16
17 1071 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
18 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
19 323 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
20 821 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
21 1280 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
22 1430 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
23 188 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
24 260 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
25 375 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
26 828 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
27 899 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
28 929 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
29 1063 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
30 1212 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
31 1216 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
32 1264 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
33 1320 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
34 1451 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
35 379 Gerhard Richter Painting Kino Lorber $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
36 446 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil Kino Lorber $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
37 447 Afternoon of a Faun Kino Lorber $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
38 479 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Kino Lorber $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
39 512 Kumare Kino Lorber $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
40 532 Finding Fela Kino Lorber $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
41 548 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm Kino Lorber $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
42 561 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
43 596 Tower Kino Lorber $98,814 13 n/a - 9/28/16
44 647 More Than Honey Kino Lorber $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
45 694 Fire at Sea Kino Lorber $66,419 7 $11,350 2 9/18/16
46 726 The Trials of Muhammad Ali Kino Lorber $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
47 801 Monk With a Camera Kino Lorber $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
48 847 Khodorkovsky Kino Lorber $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
49 905 Whores' Glory Kino Lorber $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
50 912 Meet the Fokkens Kino Lorber $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
51 968 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
52 976 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Kino Lorber $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
53 986 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
54 1004 The Decent One Kino Lorber $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
55 1033 Charlotte Rampling: The Look Kino Lorber $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
56 1057 Who is Dayani Cristal? Kino Lorber $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
57 1074 Great Museum Kino Lorber $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
58 1134 Concerning Violence Kino Lorber $12,680 2 n/a - 12/5/14
59 1160 Lucha Mexico Kino Lorber $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
60 1198 Putin's Kiss Kino Lorber $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
61 1243 La Maison De La Radio Kino Lorber $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
62 1254 Faith Connections Kino Lorber $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
63 1292 Keep Quiet Kino Lorber $6,500 1 $6,500 1 2/17/17
64 1336 Seeds of Time Kino Lorber $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
65 1340 Farewell, Herr Schwarz Kino Lorber $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
66 1353 Yangsi Kino Lorber $4,008 1 n/a - 12/7/12
67 1357 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film Kino Lorber $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
68 1381 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster Kino Lorber $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
69 1395 Homeland Kino Lorber $2,491 1 $560 1 10/6/16
70 1434 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet Kino Lorber $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
71 1453 Hannah: Buddhism's Untold Journey Kino Lorber $396 1 n/a - 10/14/16
72 452 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch Lorber Films $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
73 454 The Five Obstructions Koch Lorber Films $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
74 689 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch Lorber Films $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
75 954 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch Lorber Films $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
76 1031 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch Lorber Films $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
77 733 Farmageddon Kristin Marie Productions $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
78 1018 The First Basket Laemmle / Zeller Films $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
79 1116 Up for Grabs Laemmle / Zeller Films $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
80 807 Greedy Lying Bastards Lambert Releasing $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
81 598 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lantern Lane $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
82 1407 Running with Arnold Lantern Lane $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
83 1182 American Meat Leave It Better $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
84 1447 Jesus, You Know Leisure Time $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
85 1124 Kicking It Liberation Entertainment $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
86 618 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve Liberty Street Films $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
87 721 Crime After Crime Life Sentence Films/mTuckman Media $60,291 5 $3,215 1 7/1/11
88 1079 American Cannibal Lifesize $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
89 1104 Wall Lifesize $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
90 - The Blood of My Brother Lifesize n/a - n/a - 6/30/06
91 156 The Insanity of God LifeWay Films $1,102,525 531 n/a - 8/30/16
92 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions Gate $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
93 62 Rize Lions Gate $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
94 65 Grizzly Man Lions Gate $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
95 97 Beyond the Mat Lions Gate $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
96 160 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions Gate $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
97 252 Mr. Death Lions Gate $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
98 580 Stevie Lions Gate $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
99 10 Sicko Lionsgate $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
100 18 America (2014) Lionsgate $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,675,669----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87650$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD