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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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 787 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
2 812 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
3 838 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
4 841 Germans & Jews First Run $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
5 844 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
6 845 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
7 850 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
8 853 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
9 856 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
10 860 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
11 865 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
12 869 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
13 872 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
14 879 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
15 886 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
16 901 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
17 903 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art First Run $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
18 914 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
19 921 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
20 922 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
21 925 Unlocking the Cage First Run $26,950 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
22 930 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
23 978 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
24 997 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
25 1012 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
26 1016 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
27 1025 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
28 1028 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
29 1047 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
30 1053 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
31 1057 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
32 1064 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
33 1072 Argentina First Run $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
34 1074 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
35 1080 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
36 1081 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
37 1096 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
38 1098 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
39 1099 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
40 1118 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
41 1139 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
42 1146 When Two Worlds Collide First Run $10,692 1 $2,548 1 8/17/16
43 1154 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
44 1156 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
45 1167 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
46 1168 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
47 1171 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
48 1173 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
49 1176 One Cut, One Life First Run $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
50 1188 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
51 1193 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
52 1194 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
53 1209 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
54 1212 Talent Has Hunger First Run $7,998 5 $3,709 1 3/11/16
55 1215 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
56 1217 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
57 1227 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
58 1229 Indian Point First Run $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
59 1231 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
60 1237 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
61 1238 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
62 1250 The Dying of the Light First Run $6,627 2 $996 1 4/7/16
63 1255 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
64 1256 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
65 1260 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
66 1266 Top Spin First Run $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
67 1269 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
68 1273 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
69 1285 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
70 1286 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
71 1292 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
72 1293 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
73 1296 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
74 1297 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame First Run $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
75 1302 The Ruins of Lifta First Run $4,620 1 $4,620 1 9/23/16
76 1303 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
77 1306 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
78 1307 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
79 1310 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
80 1323 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
81 1334 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
82 1337 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
83 1348 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
84 1350 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West First Run $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
85 1351 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
86 1357 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
87 1361 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
88 1367 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
89 1368 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
90 1369 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
91 1373 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
92 1374 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
93 1375 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
94 1376 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
95 1377 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
96 1378 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
97 1381 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
98 1385 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
99 1387 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
100 1391 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,973,734----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,73751$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,493,423----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,819,7371,582$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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
Fire at Sea KL 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Gimme Danger Magn. 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD