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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, #1501-1527
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1274 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
2 1285 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
3 1287 Indian Point First Run $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
4 1289 Antarctic Edge First Run $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
5 1295 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
6 1296 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
7 1308 The Dying of the Light First Run $6,627 2 $996 1 4/7/16
8 1313 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
9 1314 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
10 1318 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
11 1323 Top Spin First Run $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
12 1326 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
13 1330 Our Man in Tehran First Run $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
14 1342 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
15 1343 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
16 1348 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
17 1349 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
18 1352 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter First Run $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
19 1353 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame First Run $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
20 1359 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
21 1360 German Concentration Camps Factual Survey First Run $4,468 1 $3,000 1 1/6/17
22 1363 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
23 1364 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
24 1367 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
25 1371 Among the Believers First Run $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
26 1382 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
27 1393 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
28 1396 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
29 1404 Best and Most Beautiful Things First Run $3,016 2 $1,591 2 12/2/16
30 1408 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
31 1410 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West First Run $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
32 1411 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
33 1418 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
34 1422 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
35 1429 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
36 1430 Algorithms First Run $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
37 1431 Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America First Run $1,940 1 $1,452 1 1/6/17
38 1432 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
39 1436 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
40 1437 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
41 1438 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
42 1439 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
43 1440 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
44 1441 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
45 1444 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
46 1448 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
47 1450 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
48 1455 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
49 1459 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
50 1460 A Different American Dream First Run $1,172 1 $848 - 1/6/17
51 1462 Yalom's Cure First Run $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
52 1467 The Penguin Counters First Run $976 1 $976 1 4/21/17
53 1468 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
54 1469 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
55 1471 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
56 1475 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
59 362 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
60 577 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
61 990 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
62 403 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
63 665 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
64 1154 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
65 866 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
66 29 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
67 225 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
68 888 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
69 241 Harry & Snowman FilmRise $561,460 25 $56,842 18 9/30/16
70 465 The Witness FilmRise $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
71 1123 Finding Oscar FilmRise $14,635 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
72 1202 National Bird FilmRise $10,656 8 $3,030 1 11/11/16
73 1221 The Sunshine Makers FilmRise $10,042 7 $1,874 1 1/20/17
74 1244 Magnus FilmRise $8,944 6 $1,204 1 11/18/16
75 1262 Silicon Cowboys FilmRise $8,239 12 $5,724 12 9/16/16
76 1304 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans FilmRise $6,843 2 $4,079 2 11/13/15
77 1333 Reset FilmRise $5,454 2 $2,198 2 1/13/17
78 791 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
79 956 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
80 679 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
81 539 Hockney Film Movement $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
82 625 My Love, Don't Cross that River Film Movement $88,018 6 $6,340 2 6/17/16
83 932 The Seventh Fire Film Movement $30,112 3 $8,277 2 7/22/16
84 950 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
85 996 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
86 1249 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
87 1267 The Other Side Film Movement $8,074 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
88 1328 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
89 1423 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
90 102 Is Genesis History? Fathom $1,796,182 704 n/a - 2/23/17
91 109 To Joey, with Love Fathom $1,709,073 753 n/a - 9/20/16
92 306 Boston: An American Running Story Fathom $326,845 481 n/a - 4/19/17
93 407 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
94 1043 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
95 1029 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
96 698 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
97 252 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
98 638 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
99 1001 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
100 1277 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,293,008,012----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,61652$138,32630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$682,857,311----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,387,7611,518$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, #1501-1527


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/10/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Risk Neon 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
Generation Iron 2 VLA 5/12/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD