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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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 407 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
2 185 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
3 227 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
4 236 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
5 274 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
6 285 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
7 299 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
8 301 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
9 302 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
10 325 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
11 351 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
12 359 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
13 403 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
14 408 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
15 419 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
16 443 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
17 479 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
18 491 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
19 492 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
20 504 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
21 548 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
22 587 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
23 599 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
24 600 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
25 630 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
26 640 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
27 643 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
28 654 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
29 668 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
30 669 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
31 682 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
32 698 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
33 708 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
34 710 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
35 720 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
36 725 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
37 738 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
38 762 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
39 787 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
40 792 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
41 793 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
42 798 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
43 801 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
44 804 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
45 808 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
46 813 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
47 817 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
48 820 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
49 827 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
50 834 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
51 849 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
52 859 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
53 866 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
54 867 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
55 873 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
56 919 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
57 937 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
58 950 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
59 954 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
60 962 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
61 965 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
62 981 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
63 988 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
64 992 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
65 1007 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
66 1013 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
67 1014 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
68 1027 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
69 1029 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
70 1030 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
71 1047 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
72 1068 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
73 1082 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
74 1084 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
75 1095 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
76 1096 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
77 1099 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
78 1101 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
79 1102 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
80 1113 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
81 1118 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
82 1119 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
83 1130 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
84 1134 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
85 1136 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
86 1146 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
87 1149 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
88 1155 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
89 1156 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
90 1170 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
91 1171 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
92 1175 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
93 1182 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
94 1186 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
95 1197 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
96 1198 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
97 1202 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
98 1203 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
99 1205 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
100 1210 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,136,750,971----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,42648$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD