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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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1213 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
2 1214 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
3 1217 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
4 1230 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
5 1237 Top Spin First Run $3,501 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
6 1242 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
7 1245 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
8 1256 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
9 1258 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
10 1264 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
11 1267 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
12 1273 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
13 1274 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
14 1275 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
15 1279 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
16 1280 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
17 1281 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
18 1282 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
19 1283 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
20 1284 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
21 1287 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
22 1291 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
23 1293 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
24 1296 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
25 1300 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
26 1306 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
27 1307 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
28 1309 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
29 1313 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
30 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
31 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
32 330 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
33 530 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
34 892 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
35 370 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
36 605 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
37 1032 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
38 783 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
39 25 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
40 205 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
41 802 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
42 712 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
43 863 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
44 616 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
45 858 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
46 897 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
47 1117 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
48 1184 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
49 1268 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
50 374 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
51 940 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
52 926 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
53 635 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
54 227 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
55 585 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
56 901 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
57 1139 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
58 290 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
59 551 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
60 1140 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
61 321 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
62 461 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
63 1201 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
64 1212 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
65 1292 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
66 317 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
67 688 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
68 730 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
69 694 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
70 1081 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
71 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
72 232 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
73 313 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
74 481 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
75 515 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
76 740 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
77 862 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
78 1067 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
79 957 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
80 764 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
81 648 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
82 357 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
83 1127 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
84 838 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
85 335 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
86 271 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
87 488 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
88 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
89 955 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
90 123 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
91 319 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
92 76 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
93 94 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
94 239 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
95 343 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
96 428 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
97 794 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
98 974 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
99 108 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,476,867 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
100 1227 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,363,022----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,89348$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD