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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, #1501-1549
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 355 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
2 381 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
3 387 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
4 402 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
5 408 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
6 456 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
7 494 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
8 497 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
9 512 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
10 517 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
11 526 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
12 543 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
13 552 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
14 716 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
15 726 Dancer IFC $62,578 10 $7,140 1 9/9/16
16 765 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
17 785 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
18 803 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
19 904 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
20 1022 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
21 1054 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
22 1120 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
23 1154 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
24 1184 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
25 1230 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
26 1297 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
27 1307 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
28 1369 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
29 1438 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
30 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
31 24 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
32 860 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
33 472 Nostalgia for the Light Icarus Films $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
34 593 Under the Sun (2016) Icarus Films $105,036 6 $15,454 2 7/6/16
35 732 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icarus Films $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
36 798 Le Joli Mai Icarus Films $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
37 935 No Home Movie Icarus Films $31,095 5 n/a - 2/18/16
38 942 The Take Icarus Films $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
39 967 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icarus Films $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
40 1002 Forever Icarus Films $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
41 1038 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icarus Films $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
42 1043 The Great Flood Icarus Films $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
43 1072 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icarus Films $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
44 1092 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icarus Films $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
45 1163 Sol LeWitt Icarus Films $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
46 1173 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icarus Films $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
47 1194 Blockade Icarus Films $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
48 1200 Operation Filmmaker Icarus Films $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
49 1270 Salvador Allende Icarus Films $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
50 1277 Gringo Trails Icarus Films $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
51 1287 A Decent Factory Icarus Films $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
52 1336 El Sicario, Room 164 Icarus Films $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
53 1388 The Loving Story Icarus Films $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
54 1401 Still, the Children Are Here Icarus Films $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
55 1440 From the East Icarus Films $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
56 1441 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
57 1466 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
58 1473 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icarus Films $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
59 1477 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
60 1483 The Ister Icarus Films $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
61 1492 Notes on Marie Menken Icarus Films $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
62 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icarus Films n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
63 1334 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
64 1416 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
65 1317 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
66 247 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
67 287 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
68 - Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hannover House n/a - n/a - 7/17/15
69 913 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
70 1290 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
71 529 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
72 1308 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
73 491 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
74 663 For the Love of Spock Gravitas Ventures $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
75 776 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
76 676 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper Film $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
77 987 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper Film $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
78 1249 Last Men in Aleppo Grasshopper Film $9,380 5 $1,505 1 5/5/17
79 1289 Portrait of a Garden Grasshopper Film $7,914 1 $4,488 1 10/26/16
80 77 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
81 761 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
82 1415 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
83 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
84 1041 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
85 106 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
86 229 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr Films $610,306 77 n/a - 9/19/16
87 364 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr Films $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
88 495 Generation Found Gathr Films $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
89 568 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
90 661 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
91 790 The Unknowns Gathr Films $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
92 1250 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
93 226 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
94 1367 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
95 185 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
96 274 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
97 319 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
98 1215 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
99 - Clinton, Inc. Freestyle Releasing n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
100 53 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,305,892,908----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,50753$136,66430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,801,023----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,060,0341,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1501-1549


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Shut Up Little Man Trib. 8/26/11
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD