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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, #1401-1454
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1194 Salvador Allende Icarus Films $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
2 1201 Gringo Trails Icarus Films $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
3 1212 A Decent Factory Icarus Films $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
4 1260 El Sicario, Room 164 Icarus Films $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
5 1318 Still, the Children Are Here Icarus Films $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
6 1354 From the East Icarus Films $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
7 1355 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
8 1378 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
9 1385 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icarus Films $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
10 1389 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
11 1394 The Ister Icarus Films $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
12 1402 Notes on Marie Menken Icarus Films $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
13 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icarus Films n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
14 1257 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
15 1332 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
16 1240 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
17 236 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
18 275 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
19 - Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hannover House n/a - n/a - 7/17/15
20 865 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
21 1214 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
22 502 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
23 1231 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
24 468 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
25 684 For the Love of Spock Gravitas Ventures $63,757 38 n/a - 9/9/16
26 736 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
27 693 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper Film $61,148 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
28 1037 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper Film $17,972 2 $6,175 1 8/26/16
29 73 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
30 721 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
31 1331 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
32 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
33 983 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
34 99 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
35 348 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr Films $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
36 539 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
37 629 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
38 747 Generation Found Gathr Films $51,294 22 n/a - 8/29/16
39 750 The Unknowns Gathr Films $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
40 1176 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
41 217 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
42 1291 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
43 176 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
44 262 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
45 305 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
46 1143 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
47 50 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
48 78 He Named Me Malala Fox Searchlight $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
49 123 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
50 595 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
51 1108 The Armor of Light Fork Films $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
52 1026 La Camioneta Follow Your Nose Films $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
53 30 Babies Focus Features $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
54 119 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
55 404 Under the Electric Sky Focus Features $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
56 444 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
57 1004 The Ground Truth Focus Features $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
58 1139 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
59 1228 I Am Ali Focus Features $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
60 731 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
61 936 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
62 795 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
63 1112 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
64 429 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
65 202 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
66 246 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
67 255 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
68 293 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
69 304 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
70 320 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
71 322 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
72 323 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
73 346 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
74 374 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
75 382 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
76 425 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
77 430 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
78 441 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
79 467 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
80 504 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
81 516 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
82 518 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
83 532 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
84 579 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
85 621 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
86 635 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
87 636 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
88 667 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
89 677 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
90 680 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
91 695 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
92 710 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
93 711 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
94 726 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
95 743 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
96 756 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
97 759 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
98 770 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
99 775 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
100 786 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,255,913,536----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$894,52551$141,04830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,073,151----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,802,9261,582$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, #1401-1454


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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