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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, #1301-1362
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 78 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
2 97 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
3 241 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
4 347 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
5 432 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
6 798 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
7 980 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
8 107 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
9 1235 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
10 814 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
11 1016 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
12 233 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
13 435 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
14 720 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
15 770 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
16 992 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
17 399 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
18 985 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
19 492 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
20 914 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
21 972 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
22 1208 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
23 1099 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
24 560 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
25 1039 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
26 483 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
27 490 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
28 696 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
29 1106 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
30 1172 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
31 1185 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
32 238 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
33 358 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
34 396 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
35 579 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
36 595 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
37 646 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
38 847 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
39 881 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
40 901 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
41 913 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
42 930 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
43 938 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
44 1005 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
45 1017 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
46 1055 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
47 1065 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
48 1217 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
49 1224 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
50 1236 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
51 1312 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
52 315 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
53 357 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
54 386 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
55 515 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
56 565 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
57 607 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
58 652 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
59 724 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
60 752 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
61 762 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
62 850 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
63 856 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
64 912 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
65 957 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
66 1021 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
67 1025 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
68 1077 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
69 1129 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
70 1231 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
71 1256 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
72 1103 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
73 1242 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
74 1244 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
75 760 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
76 458 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
77 586 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
78 617 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
79 659 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
80 934 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
81 1114 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
82 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
83 - A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 9/25/15
84 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
85 203 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
86 1268 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
87 226 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
88 709 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
89 1189 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle Hill $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
90 1273 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle Hill $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
91 212 Powaqqatsi Cannon Films $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
92 141 Burn Callbox LLC $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
93 559 Black Gold California Newsreel $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
94 631 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire California Newsreel $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
95 908 The Other City Cabin Films $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
96 1164 Los Angeles Plays Itself Burton/Floyd $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
97 6 Earth (2009) Buena Vista $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
98 7 Chimpanzee Buena Vista $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
99 13 Oceans Buena Vista $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
100 14 Bears Buena Vista $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,215,213,517----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$921,31450$146,74130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$654,255,132----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,738,8701,675$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, #1301-1362


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Patience (After Sebald) CGld 5/9/12
A Beautiful Planet BV 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD