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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, #1301-1394
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 522 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
2 606 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
3 1131 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
4 209 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
5 1237 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
6 168 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
7 251 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
8 294 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
9 1100 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
10 48 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
11 76 He Named Me Malala Fox Searchlight $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
12 118 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
13 574 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
14 1066 The Armor of Light Fork Films $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
15 987 La Camioneta Follow Your Nose Films $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
16 29 Babies Focus Features $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
17 114 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
18 391 Under the Electric Sky Focus Features $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
19 431 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
20 967 The Ground Truth Focus Features $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
21 1096 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
22 1177 I Am Ali Focus Features $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
23 706 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
24 899 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
25 767 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
26 1070 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
27 416 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
28 194 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
29 234 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
30 244 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
31 282 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
32 293 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
33 308 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
34 310 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
35 311 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
36 335 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
37 361 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
38 369 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
39 412 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
40 417 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
41 428 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
42 452 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
43 489 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
44 501 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
45 502 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
46 515 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
47 558 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
48 598 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
49 613 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
50 614 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
51 644 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
52 654 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
53 657 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
54 670 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
55 685 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
56 687 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
57 701 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
58 718 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
59 729 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
60 732 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
61 743 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
62 748 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
63 759 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
64 782 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
65 807 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
66 812 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
67 813 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
68 818 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
69 821 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
70 824 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
71 828 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
72 833 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
73 837 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
74 840 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
75 847 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
76 854 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
77 869 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
78 871 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
79 880 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
80 887 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
81 888 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
82 894 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
83 941 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
84 960 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
85 973 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
86 977 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
87 986 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
88 989 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
89 1006 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
90 1012 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
91 1016 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
92 1023 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
93 1031 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
94 1037 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
95 1038 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
96 1053 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
97 1055 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
98 1056 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
99 1075 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
100 1095 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,223,655,775----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,08450$144,68030-
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, #1301-1394


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sunset Story Vita. 2/25/05
Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr 5/24/16
Unlocking the Cage FRun 5/25/16
Holy Hell WRA 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. 5/27/16
The Witness FR 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