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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1632
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1519 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
2 1544 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
3 1551 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icarus Films $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
4 1555 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
5 1561 The Ister Icarus Films $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
6 1571 Notes on Marie Menken Icarus Films $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
7 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icarus Films n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
8 1408 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
9 1492 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
10 1389 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
11 257 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
12 300 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
13 - Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hannover House n/a - n/a - 7/17/15
14 953 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
15 1360 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
16 553 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
17 1380 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
18 436 California Typewriter Gravitas Ventures $208,962 20 $5,031 1 8/18/17
19 510 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
20 691 For the Love of Spock Gravitas Ventures $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
21 812 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
22 706 Don't Blink - Robert Frank Grasshopper Film $76,134 4 $10,382 1 7/15/16
23 1028 Bronx Gothic Grasshopper Film $25,997 4 $4,696 1 7/14/17
24 1032 Kate Plays Christine Grasshopper Film $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
25 1131 Spettacolo Grasshopper Film $18,668 3 $4,403 2 9/8/17
26 1180 Escapes Grasshopper Film $15,712 4 $1,339 1 7/28/17
27 1230 Last Men in Aleppo Grasshopper Film $12,696 5 $1,505 1 5/5/17
28 1359 Portrait of a Garden Grasshopper Film $7,914 1 $4,488 1 10/26/16
29 79 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
30 796 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
31 1491 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
32 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
33 1091 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
34 107 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
35 238 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr Films $610,306 77 n/a - 9/19/16
36 242 Walk With Me Gathr Films $597,074 61 $9,932 1 8/11/17
37 379 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr Films $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
38 514 Generation Found Gathr Films $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
39 597 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
40 690 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
41 826 The Unknowns Gathr Films $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
42 945 Just One Drop Gathr Films $34,628 6 n/a - 9/22/17
43 1272 Charged Gathr Films $11,394 3 n/a - 10/4/17
44 1316 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
45 236 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
46 1442 Street Fight Frontier Films $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
47 191 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
48 286 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
49 336 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
50 1279 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
51 - Clinton, Inc. Freestyle Releasing n/a 20 n/a 20 9/30/16
52 53 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
53 84 He Named Me Malala Fox Searchlight $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
54 134 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
55 159 Step (2017) Fox Searchlight $1,146,292 306 $146,488 29 8/4/17
56 655 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
57 1238 The Armor of Light Fork Films $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
58 1135 La Camioneta Follow Your Nose Films $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
59 32 Babies Focus Features $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
60 130 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
61 439 Under the Electric Sky Focus Features $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
62 485 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
63 1112 The Ground Truth Focus Features $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
64 1273 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
65 1377 I Am Ali Focus Features $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
66 807 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
67 1033 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
68 876 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
69 1242 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
70 466 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
71 218 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
72 267 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
73 278 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
74 322 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
75 335 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
76 351 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
77 353 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
78 354 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
79 377 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
80 405 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
81 413 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
82 461 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
83 467 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
84 482 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
85 509 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
86 556 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
87 572 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
88 573 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
89 589 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
90 638 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
91 681 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
92 696 Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe First Run $78,372 4 $11,729 1 5/12/17
93 699 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
94 700 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
95 736 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
96 747 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
97 751 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
98 765 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
99 783 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $58,755 5 $2,009 1 9/12/14
100 784 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,631,818----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$842,20653$130,48329-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1632


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. 5/13/11
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD