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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 1289 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
2 1165 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
3 588 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
4 1102 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
5 505 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
6 512 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
7 738 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
8 1172 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
9 1249 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
10 1264 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
11 145 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Cinema Libre $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
12 254 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
13 377 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
14 415 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
15 609 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
16 627 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
17 682 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
18 895 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
19 934 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
20 954 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
21 967 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
22 984 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
23 992 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
24 1065 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
25 1079 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
26 1119 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
27 1130 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
28 1175 The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits Cinema Libre $9,511 1 $9,511 1 9/23/16
29 1301 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
30 1309 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
31 1321 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
32 1401 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
33 332 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
34 376 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
35 405 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
36 541 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
37 594 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
38 640 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
39 689 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
40 770 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
41 799 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
42 808 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
43 898 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
44 905 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
45 966 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
46 1013 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
47 1059 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
48 1083 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
49 1088 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
50 1142 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
51 1199 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
52 1316 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
53 1341 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
54 1169 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
55 1327 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
56 1329 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
57 806 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
58 479 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
59 616 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
60 650 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
61 697 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
62 988 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
63 1182 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
64 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
65 - A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 9/25/15
66 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
67 215 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
68 1354 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
69 1010 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
70 242 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
71 754 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
72 1268 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle Hill $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
73 1360 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
74 794 Nuts! Cartuna $43,616 7 n/a - 6/22/16
75 225 Powaqqatsi Cannon Films $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
76 150 Burn Callbox LLC $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
77 587 Black Gold California Newsreel $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
78 666 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire California Newsreel $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
79 961 The Other City Cabin Films $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
80 1240 Los Angeles Plays Itself Burton/Floyd $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
81 6 Earth (2009) Buena Vista $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
82 7 Chimpanzee Buena Vista $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
83 13 Oceans Buena Vista $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
84 14 Bears Buena Vista $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
85 15 Monkey Kingdom Buena Vista $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
86 16 African Cats Buena Vista $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
87 302 America's Heart and Soul Buena Vista $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
88 336 Morning Light Buena Vista $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
89 628 Waking Sleeping Beauty Buena Vista $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
90 720 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Buena Vista $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
91 830 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Buena Vista $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
92 989 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
93 1243 Boom Bust Boom Brainstorm Media $6,896 1 n/a - 3/11/16
94 1148 Caucus Bonfire Films of America $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
95 354 Alive Inside Bond/360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
96 606 Advanced Style Bond/360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
97 1241 The Jew in the Lotus Blind Dog $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
98 1324 Stop the Pounding Heart Big World Pictures $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
99 788 Pressure Cooker BEV Pictures $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
100 969 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard Better Than Something $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
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