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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, #1301-1387
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1122 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
2 1123 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
3 1134 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
4 1139 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
5 1140 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
6 1153 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
7 1157 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
8 1159 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
9 1169 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
10 1172 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
11 1178 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
12 1179 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
13 1195 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
14 1196 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
15 1198 Talent Has Hunger First Run $6,418 1 $3,709 1 3/11/16
16 1201 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
17 1206 Top Spin First Run $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
18 1209 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
19 1213 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
20 1224 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
21 1225 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
22 1229 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
23 1230 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
24 1232 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
25 1237 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
26 1240 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
27 1241 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
28 1244 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
29 1257 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
30 1268 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
31 1271 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
32 1272 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame First Run $3,123 3 $488 2 4/1/16
33 1277 The Dying of the Light First Run $3,086 1 $996 1 4/7/16
34 1284 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
35 1286 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
36 1292 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
37 1295 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
38 1301 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
39 1302 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
40 1303 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
41 1307 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa First Run $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
42 1308 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
43 1309 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
44 1310 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
45 1311 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
46 1312 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
47 1315 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
48 1319 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
49 1321 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
50 1324 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
51 1328 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
52 1330 Yalom's Cure First Run $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
53 1335 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
54 1336 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
55 1338 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
56 1342 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
57 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
58 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
59 337 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
60 538 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
61 908 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
62 377 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
63 614 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
64 1052 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
65 798 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
66 26 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
67 209 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
68 817 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
69 1187 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FilmRise $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
70 728 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
71 879 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
72 625 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
73 873 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
74 913 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
75 1038 Hockney Film Movement $13,683 4 $13,683 4 4/22/16
76 1138 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
77 1211 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
78 1296 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
79 381 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
80 957 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
81 943 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
82 644 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
83 232 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
84 593 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
85 917 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
86 1162 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
87 296 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
88 559 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
89 1163 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
90 328 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
91 468 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
92 1228 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
93 1239 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
94 1320 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
95 324 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
96 701 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
97 749 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
98 708 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
99 1102 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
100 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,221,489,945----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$910,88050$145,26930-
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, #1301-1387


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun 4/27/12
A Beautiful Planet Imax 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun 5/6/16
Rabin in His Own Words Men. 5/6/16
Gurukulam Mats. 5/17/16
Weiner IFC 5/20/16
Holy Hell FR 5/20/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD