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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, #1501-1566
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 191 Bill W. Page 124 Productions $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
2 19 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
3 251 Sex Is... Outsider Films $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
4 1482 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris Outsider Films $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
5 77 Kedi Oscilloscope Pictures $2,794,594 130 $40,103 1 2/10/17
6 82 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
7 258 Shut Up and Play the Hits Oscilloscope Pictures $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
8 313 A Film Unfinished Oscilloscope Pictures $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
9 331 Unmistaken Child Oscilloscope Pictures $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
10 398 Art and Craft Oscilloscope Pictures $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
11 510 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
12 612 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
13 654 Los Sures Oscilloscope Pictures $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
14 656 12 O'Clock Boys Oscilloscope Pictures $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
15 688 After Tiller Oscilloscope Pictures $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
16 735 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Oscilloscope Pictures $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
17 773 The Other F Word Oscilloscope Pictures $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
18 789 Burma VJ Oscilloscope Pictures $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
19 796 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Oscilloscope Pictures $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
20 826 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Oscilloscope Pictures $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
21 873 Teenage Oscilloscope Pictures $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
22 946 These Birds Walk Oscilloscope Pictures $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
23 982 The Garden Oscilloscope Pictures $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
24 1065 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Oscilloscope Pictures $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
25 1074 Tchoupitoulas Oscilloscope Pictures $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
26 1082 The Kill Team Oscilloscope Pictures $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
27 1092 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Oscilloscope Pictures $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
28 1139 Only the Young Oscilloscope Pictures $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
29 1141 Contemporary Color Oscilloscope Pictures $15,305 5 $1,451 1 3/1/17
30 1184 Rebirth Oscilloscope Pictures $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
31 1386 Night School (2017) Oscilloscope Pictures $4,663 2 $1,588 1 6/9/17
32 1471 Santoalla Oscilloscope Pictures $1,740 1 $489 1 7/19/17
33 - Above and Below Oscilloscope Pictures n/a - n/a - 4/15/16
34 378 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Orion Classics $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
35 1447 Risk/Reward Organic Pictures $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
36 37 Believe Open Road Films $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
37 238 Gleason Open Road Films $583,664 148 $91,583 9 7/29/16
38 1211 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open Edge $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
39 669 Harvest of Empire Onyx Films $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
40 176 The War Room October $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
41 279 The Last Days October $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
42 840 Moving the Mountain October $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
43 733 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision Ocean Releasing $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
44 - In My Father's House OA Investment Holdings n/a - n/a - 10/9/15
45 539 The Square (2013) Noujaim Films $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
46 576 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed Non-Fiction Films $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
47 334 God Grew Tired of Us Newmarket $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
48 80 My Architect New Yorker $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
49 195 Trembling Before G-d New Yorker $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
50 198 To Be and to Have New Yorker $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
51 364 Life and Debt New Yorker $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
52 563 After Innocence New Yorker $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
53 617 Paragraph 175 New Yorker $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
54 718 Absolute Wilson New Yorker $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
55 863 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM New Yorker $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
56 887 Tsahal New Yorker $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
57 1269 ABC Africa New Yorker $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
58 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) New Yorker n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
59 872 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story New Love Films $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
60 97 The Endless Summer II New Line $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
61 250 Wild Man Blues New Line $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
62 296 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years New Line $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
63 432 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
64 620 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $94,955 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
65 28 Jerusalem National Geographic Entertainment $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
66 40 Flying Monsters National Geographic Entertainment $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
67 135 Restrepo National Geographic Entertainment $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
68 178 The Wildest Dream National Geographic Entertainment $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
69 223 The Last Lions National Geographic Entertainment $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
70 379 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
71 1168 Benda Bilili! National Geographic Entertainment $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
72 91 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
73 306 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
74 328 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
75 341 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
76 368 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
77 501 Seasons Music Box Films $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
78 585 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
79 647 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
80 697 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Music Box Films $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
81 1007 Happy Valley (2014) Music Box Films $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
82 1077 Watchers of the Sky Music Box Films $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
83 1151 Antarctica: Ice & Sky Music Box Films $14,475 5 n/a - 1/20/17
84 1166 Fifi Howls From Happiness Music Box Films $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
85 1201 Revenge of the Mekons Music Box Films $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
86 1202 Emptying the Skies Music Box Films $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
87 1241 Shepard and Dark Music Box Films $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
88 1245 The Informant Music Box Films $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
89 1288 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! Music Box Films $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
90 1498 The Tower (2014) Music Box Films $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
91 1499 We Are the Giant Music Box Films $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
92 1192 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
93 642 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
94 408 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
95 1207 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
96 1232 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
97 1070 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
98 892 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
99 996 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
100 1425 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,260,091----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,30952$135,51730-
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, #1501-1566


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Eat This New York Org. 1/30/04
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