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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, #1301-1399
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 451 Citizen Koch Variance Films $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
2 489 Until the Light Takes Us Variance Films $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
3 572 American: The Bill Hicks Story Variance Films $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
4 640 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Variance Films $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
5 675 How to Live Forever Variance Films $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
6 694 Terms and Conditions May Apply Variance Films $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
7 700 The Lottery Variance Films $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
8 724 God Loves Uganda Variance Films $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
9 758 American Made Movie Variance Films $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
10 792 Addiction Incorporated Variance Films $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
11 832 Hit So Hard Variance Films $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
12 863 Walking on Dead Fish Variance Films $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
13 897 Nursery University Variance Films $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
14 898 Elena (2014) Variance Films $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
15 920 Video Games: The Movie Variance Films $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
16 1040 Head Games Variance Films $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
17 1092 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Variance Films $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
18 1220 Elevate Variance Films $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
19 1290 The Weird World of Blowfly Variance Films $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
20 - General Orders No. 9 Variance Films n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
21 845 Fuel Unknown $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
22 1183 Plot for Peace Unknown $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
23 1255 Twisted: A Balloonamentary Unknown $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
24 185 First Descent Universal $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
25 198 Inside Deep Throat Universal $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
26 12 Bowling for Columbine United Artists $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
27 345 The Yes Men United Artists $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
28 681 Los Sures UnionDocs $60,000 1 $26,382 1 4/15/16
29 399 Imelda Unico Entertainment $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
30 1068 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi Under the Milky Way $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
31 293 Grass Unapix Ent. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
32 927 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story Tugg $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
33 94 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly Indie $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
34 498 The First Saturday in May Truly Indie $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
35 595 51 Birch Street Truly Indie $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
36 667 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly Indie $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
37 847 Living in Emergency Truly Indie $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
38 860 Fighting for Life Truly Indie $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
39 926 Incendiary Truly Indie $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
40 1026 Dumbstruck Truly Indie $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
41 1127 Something to Cheer About Truly Indie $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
42 - Reincarnated Truly Indie n/a - n/a - 3/15/13
43 84 A Brief History of Time Triton $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
44 124 Hearts of Darkness Triton $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
45 817 Twist (1993) Triton $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
46 1099 The Last Party Triton $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
47 8 One Direction: This is Us TriStar $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
48 434 NAS: Time is Illmatic Tribeca Film $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
49 647 I Am Big Bird Tribeca Film $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
50 686 Side By Side Tribeca Film $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
51 800 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Tribeca Film $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
52 910 Shut Up Little Man Tribeca Film $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
53 972 Misery Loves Comedy Tribeca Film $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
54 1091 Ultrasuede Tribeca Film $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
55 1222 Bookers Place Tribeca Film $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
56 890 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela Media $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
57 1070 Touch the Wall Touch the Wall, LLC $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
58 1055 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tostie Productions $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
59 - Codebreaker TODpix n/a - n/a - 10/17/12
60 705 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tilapia Film $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
61 155 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man Films $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/16
62 32 The Aristocrats ThinkFilm $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
63 35 Spellbound (2003) ThinkFilm $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
64 56 Born Into Brothels ThinkFilm $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
65 93 The Story of the Weeping Camel ThinkFilm $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
66 110 Murderball ThinkFilm $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
67 138 Festival Express ThinkFilm $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
68 141 In the Shadow of the Moon ThinkFilm $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
69 153 Encounters at the End of the World ThinkFilm $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
70 208 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry ThinkFilm $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
71 261 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie ThinkFilm $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
72 288 The Boys of Baraka ThinkFilm $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
73 327 Taxi to the Dark Side ThinkFilm $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
74 375 The Agronomist ThinkFilm $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
75 383 Bus 174 ThinkFilm $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
76 390 Mondovino ThinkFilm $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
77 396 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till ThinkFilm $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
78 419 Protocols of Zion ThinkFilm $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
79 438 Nanking ThinkFilm $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
80 516 War/Dance ThinkFilm $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
81 638 Zoo ThinkFilm $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
82 683 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ThinkFilm $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
83 737 Ghosts of Cite Soleil ThinkFilm $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
84 751 The Hip Hop Project ThinkFilm $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
85 803 Tell Them Who You Are ThinkFilm $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
86 901 Lake of Fire ThinkFilm $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
87 928 F**k ThinkFilm $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
88 939 Three of Hearts ThinkFilm $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
89 1010 The Last Mogul ThinkFilm $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
90 1011 Genesis ThinkFilm $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
91 1015 I Like Killing Flies ThinkFilm $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
92 1153 Glastonbury ThinkFilm $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
93 1251 Blood and Tears ThinkFilm $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
94 1309 The Big Question ThinkFilm $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
95 1338 The Trials of Darryl Hunt ThinkFilm $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
96 - Overnight ThinkFilm n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
97 - Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine ThinkFilm n/a - n/a - 12/3/04
98 169 Generation Iron The Vladar Company $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
99 1242 Death Metal Angola The Vladar Company $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
100 149 Dior and I The Orchard $1,028,953 105 $45,772 2 4/10/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,224,164,334----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,44750$144,36630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1399


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD