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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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 968 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
2 1014 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
3 1273 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
4 1291 The Other Side Film Movement $8,074 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
5 1292 I am the Blues Film Movement $8,021 4 $5,105 4 7/12/17
6 1354 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
7 1454 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
8 86 In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom $2,534,370 733 n/a - 5/23/17
9 103 Is Genesis History? Fathom $1,796,182 704 n/a - 2/23/17
10 110 To Joey, with Love Fathom $1,709,073 753 n/a - 9/20/16
11 144 Chonda Pierce: Enough Fathom $1,260,116 798 n/a - 4/25/17
12 214 Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom $693,984 413 $98,088 293 6/8/17
13 301 Boston: An American Running Story Fathom $364,369 481 n/a - 4/19/17
14 415 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
15 1062 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
16 1048 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
17 714 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
18 256 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
19 652 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
20 1019 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
21 1302 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
22 324 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
23 613 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
24 1304 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
25 358 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
26 512 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
27 1373 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
28 1392 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
29 1480 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
30 354 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
31 777 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
32 830 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
33 784 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
34 1231 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
35 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
36 54 Where to Invade Next Drafthouse $3,827,261 308 $897,034 308 2/12/16
37 261 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
38 350 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
39 534 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
40 573 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
41 692 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drafthouse $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
42 831 We Are X Drafthouse $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
43 838 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
44 973 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
45 1214 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
46 1081 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
47 865 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
48 728 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
49 397 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
50 1283 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
51 943 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
52 375 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
53 - Live Another Day Dalton Pictures n/a - n/a - 9/16/16
54 303 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
55 542 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
56 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
57 1079 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
58 140 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
59 356 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
60 87 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
61 109 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
62 268 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
63 383 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
64 475 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
65 898 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
66 1105 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
67 121 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,539,680 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
68 1409 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
69 914 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
70 1151 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
71 422 Seed: The Untold Story Collective Eye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
72 260 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
73 479 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
74 811 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
75 823 My Journey Through French Cinema Cohen Media Group $46,428 4 $10,636 3 6/23/17
76 868 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
77 1121 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
78 1263 Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait Cohen Media Group $9,103 1 n/a - 5/5/17
79 438 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
80 1113 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
81 897 Our President CJ Entertainment $37,660 2 $9,421 1 6/2/17
82 543 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
83 1029 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
84 1092 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
85 1372 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
86 1244 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
87 623 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
88 1176 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
89 533 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
90 540 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
91 782 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
92 1251 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
93 1333 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
94 1347 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
95 154 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Cinema Libre Studio $1,163,265 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
96 265 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre Studio $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
97 394 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre Studio $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
98 435 South of the Border Cinema Libre Studio $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
99 643 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre Studio $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
100 662 Future of Food Cinema Libre Studio $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,137,123----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,95352$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1562


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD