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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, #1501-1574
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 283 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
2 456 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
3 510 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
4 539 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
5 649 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
6 734 Cool It Roadside Attractions $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
7 519 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
8 741 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
9 296 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
10 496 Show Business Regent Releasing $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
11 971 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
12 1092 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
13 1201 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
14 1302 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
15 - Mr. Leather Regent Releasing n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
16 1077 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
17 810 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
18 615 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
19 - We Were Here Red Flag Releasing n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
20 - High Ground Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 11/2/12
21 - The Green Wave Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 8/10/12
22 1440 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair Red Envelope Entertainment $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
23 - The Art of Flight 3D Red Bull n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
24 1242 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
25 43 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
26 78 Citizenfour Radius-TWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
27 123 Fed Up Radius-TWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
28 150 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
29 284 The Hunting Ground Radius-TWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
30 354 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
31 419 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
32 435 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
33 474 Keep On Keepin' On Radius-TWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
34 609 A LEGO Brickumentary Radius-TWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
35 1223 The Great Invisible Radius-TWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
36 - My Life Directed Radius-TWC n/a - n/a - 2/27/15
37 507 American Promise Rada Film Group $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
38 1023 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
39 21 Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party Quality Flix $13,099,931 1,217 $74,814 3 7/15/16
40 91 Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Pure Flix $2,394,386 816 $1,357,243 816 9/16/16
41 38 Meet the Mormons Purdie Distribution $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
42 244 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
43 326 I Am Eleven Proud Mother Pictures $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
44 64 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
45 116 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
46 414 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
47 1319 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
48 1189 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
49 1426 Moog Plexifilm $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
50 218 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
51 233 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland Picturehouse $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
52 731 Rock School Picturehouse $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
53 1171 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
54 580 Duran Duran: Unstaged Phase 4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
55 570 Abacus: Small Enough to Jail PBS Distribution $113,278 8 $12,528 1 5/19/17
56 205 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
57 - State 194 Participant Media n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
58 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Participant Media n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
59 35 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
60 41 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
61 172 American Teen Paramount Vantage $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
62 188 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
63 11 An Inconvenient Truth Paramount Classics $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
64 27 Mad Hot Ballroom Paramount Classics $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
65 317 Trekkies Paramount Classics $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
66 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Paramount $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
67 9 Katy Perry: Part of Me Paramount $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
68 31 Tupac: Resurrection Paramount $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
69 70 An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power Paramount $3,077,667 556 $124,823 4 7/28/17
70 659 16 Days of Glory Paramount $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
71 1142 7th Street Paradise Acres $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
72 821 Saving Banksy Parade Deck Films $47,965 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
73 1487 Souldier Parade Deck Films $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
74 1140 People Say I'm Crazy Palo Alto Pictures $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
75 232 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
76 343 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
77 502 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
78 533 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
79 537 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
80 689 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
81 846 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
82 858 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
83 869 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
84 946 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
85 963 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
86 982 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
87 1187 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
88 1309 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
89 1395 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
90 1468 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
91 681 This is Not a Film Palisades Tartan $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
92 557 Spark: A Burning Man Story Paladin/Film Buff $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
93 120 I Am Paladin $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
94 511 Kids For Cash Paladin $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
95 664 The Whale Paladin $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
96 827 Connected Paladin $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
97 851 Love Etc. Paladin $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
98 908 Mansome Paladin $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
99 1005 Otter 501 Paladin $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
100 1111 Great Directors Paladin $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,312,052,725----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$864,33052$134,85329-
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, #1501-1574


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Lake of Fire Think 10/3/07
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
Architects of Denial Da. 10/6/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene IFC 10/13/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
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