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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 328 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
2 329 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
3 352 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
4 380 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
5 388 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
6 432 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
7 437 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
8 450 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
9 477 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
10 518 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
11 530 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
12 531 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
13 546 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
14 593 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
15 636 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
16 651 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
17 652 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
18 685 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
19 696 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
20 699 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
21 714 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
22 729 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
23 730 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
24 747 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
25 764 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
26 776 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
27 780 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
28 791 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
29 796 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
30 808 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
31 835 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
32 860 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
33 863 Germans & Jews First Run $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
34 866 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
35 867 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
36 872 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
37 875 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
38 878 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
39 882 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
40 887 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
41 891 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
42 894 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
43 901 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
44 908 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
45 925 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
46 928 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
47 938 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
48 945 Unlocking the Cage First Run $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
49 946 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
50 947 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
51 953 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
52 1006 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
53 1025 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
54 1040 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
55 1043 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
56 1052 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
57 1055 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
58 1077 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
59 1083 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
60 1087 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
61 1094 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
62 1101 Argentina First Run $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
63 1103 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
64 1111 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
65 1112 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
66 1127 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
67 1129 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
68 1130 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
69 1146 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past First Run $12,125 1 $6,285 1 1/13/17
70 1149 When Two Worlds Collide First Run $12,080 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
71 1151 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
72 1167 The Ruins of Lifta First Run $11,548 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
73 1173 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
74 1189 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
75 1191 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
76 1203 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
77 1204 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
78 1207 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
79 1209 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
80 1211 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
81 1224 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
82 1229 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
83 1230 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
84 1244 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
85 1247 Talent Has Hunger First Run $7,998 5 $3,709 1 3/11/16
86 1250 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
87 1253 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
88 1263 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
89 1265 Indian Point First Run $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
90 1267 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
91 1273 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
92 1274 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
93 1286 The Dying of the Light First Run $6,627 2 $996 1 4/7/16
94 1291 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
95 1293 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
96 1297 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
97 1302 Top Spin First Run $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
98 1305 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
99 1309 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
100 1321 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,675,669----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,87650$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$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, #1401-1500, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD