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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, #1501-1525
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - The Blood of My Brother Lifesize n/a - n/a - 6/30/06
2 159 The Insanity of God LifeWay Films $1,102,525 531 n/a - 8/30/16
3 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions Gate $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
4 63 Rize Lions Gate $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
5 66 Grizzly Man Lions Gate $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
6 99 Beyond the Mat Lions Gate $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
7 163 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions Gate $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
8 255 Mr. Death Lions Gate $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
9 585 Stevie Lions Gate $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
10 10 Sicko Lionsgate $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
11 18 America (2014) Lionsgate $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
12 21 Religulous Lionsgate $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
13 157 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon Lionsgate $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
14 161 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man Lionsgate $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
15 167 More Than a Game Lionsgate $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
16 420 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) Lionsgate $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
17 486 Hecho En Mexico Lionsgate $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
18 452 Apparition Hill Little Flower $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
19 283 Detropia Loki Films $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
20 410 Somewhere Between Long Shot Factory $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
21 430 Code Black Long Shot Factory $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
22 610 My Reincarnation Long Shot Factory $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
23 827 If You Build It Long Shot Factory $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
24 992 Lost Bohemia Long Shot Factory $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
25 1006 Generation Startup Long Shot Factory $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
26 454 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorber Films $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
27 802 The Woodmans Lorber Films $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
28 1120 Armadillo Lorber Films $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
29 1314 The Red Chapel Lorber Films $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
30 1330 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorber Films $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
31 398 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot 47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
32 374 Gay Sex in the 70s Lovett Releasing $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
33 863 The Cats of Mirikitani Lucid Dreaming Inc. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
34 936 Uncertain Lucid Dreaming Inc. $29,736 6 n/a - 3/6/17
35 1432 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lumiere Productions $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
36 933 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal Luminous Velocity Releasing $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
37 1395 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
38 274 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
39 668 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
40 32 I am Not Your Negro Magnolia $6,986,155 320 $686,378 43 2/3/17
41 45 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
42 51 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
43 69 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
44 72 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
45 83 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
46 84 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
47 88 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
48 97 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
49 127 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
50 129 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
51 140 The Wolfpack Magnolia $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
52 143 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
53 160 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
54 173 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
55 177 Best of Enemies Magnolia $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
56 188 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
57 210 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
58 223 Tickled Magnolia $613,956 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
59 230 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magnolia $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
60 248 The First Monday in May Magnolia $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
61 267 Gimme Danger Magnolia $440,627 71 $44,725 3 10/28/16
62 282 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
63 304 Ballet 422 Magnolia $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
64 310 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
65 320 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
66 329 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
67 340 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
68 353 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
69 394 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
70 422 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
71 431 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
72 477 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
73 491 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
74 506 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
75 568 Zero Days Magnolia $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
76 579 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
77 580 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
78 582 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
79 584 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
80 593 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
81 598 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
82 623 Sunshine Superman Magnolia $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
83 634 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magnolia $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
84 665 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
85 725 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
86 728 Presenting Princess Shaw Magnolia $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
87 733 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
88 737 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
89 746 The Lovers and the Despot Magnolia $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
90 761 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
91 774 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
92 795 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
93 822 Danny Says Magnolia $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
94 837 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
95 915 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
96 929 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
97 955 Alive and Kicking Magnolia $27,375 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
98 998 My Scientology Movie Magnolia $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
99 1021 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
100 1063 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,289,043,682----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,30452$138,95230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$679,327,280----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,261,6891,518$8,812,5071,640-
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, #1501-1525


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hellbound? A23 9/21/12
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/2/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD