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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, #1501-1600, #1601-1633
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1234 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
2 1363 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
3 1450 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
4 1525 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
5 702 This is Not a Film Palisades Tartan $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
6 579 Spark: A Burning Man Story Paladin/Film Buff $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
7 120 I Am Paladin $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
8 527 Kids For Cash Paladin $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
9 684 The Whale Paladin $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
10 850 Connected Paladin $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
11 875 Love Etc. Paladin $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
12 936 Mansome Paladin $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
13 1041 Otter 501 Paladin $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
14 1151 Great Directors Paladin $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
15 1233 Heal (2017) Paladin $12,668 1 $12,668 1 10/20/17
16 197 Bill W. Page 124 Productions $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
17 19 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
18 261 Sex Is... Outsider Films $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
19 1548 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris Outsider Films $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
20 77 Kedi Oscilloscope Pictures $2,834,262 130 $40,103 1 2/10/17
21 83 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
22 212 May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Oscilloscope Pictures $725,286 326 $9,616 8 9/12/17
23 268 Shut Up and Play the Hits Oscilloscope Pictures $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
24 328 A Film Unfinished Oscilloscope Pictures $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
25 346 Unmistaken Child Oscilloscope Pictures $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
26 412 Art and Craft Oscilloscope Pictures $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
27 528 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
28 639 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
29 678 Los Sures Oscilloscope Pictures $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
30 680 12 O'Clock Boys Oscilloscope Pictures $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
31 714 After Tiller Oscilloscope Pictures $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
32 763 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Oscilloscope Pictures $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
33 804 The Other F Word Oscilloscope Pictures $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
34 821 Burma VJ Oscilloscope Pictures $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
35 827 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Oscilloscope Pictures $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
36 855 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Oscilloscope Pictures $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
37 902 Teenage Oscilloscope Pictures $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
38 982 These Birds Walk Oscilloscope Pictures $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
39 1020 The Garden Oscilloscope Pictures $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
40 1109 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Oscilloscope Pictures $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
41 1118 Tchoupitoulas Oscilloscope Pictures $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
42 1126 The Kill Team Oscilloscope Pictures $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
43 1134 Bobbi Jene Oscilloscope Pictures $18,579 3 $7,035 1 9/22/17
44 1138 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Oscilloscope Pictures $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
45 1189 Only the Young Oscilloscope Pictures $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
46 1190 Contemporary Color Oscilloscope Pictures $15,305 5 $1,451 1 3/1/17
47 1236 Brimstone and Glory Oscilloscope Pictures $12,484 6 $2,125 1 10/27/17
48 1238 Rebirth Oscilloscope Pictures $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
49 1449 Night School (2017) Oscilloscope Pictures $4,663 2 $1,588 1 6/9/17
50 1511 Santoalla Oscilloscope Pictures $2,684 1 $489 1 7/19/17
51 - Above and Below Oscilloscope Pictures n/a - n/a - 4/15/16
52 392 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey Orion Classics $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
53 1039 Eat This New York Organic Pictures $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
54 1514 Risk/Reward Organic Pictures $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
55 37 Believe Open Road Films $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
56 247 Gleason Open Road Films $583,664 148 $91,583 9 7/29/16
57 1264 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open Edge $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
58 694 Harvest of Empire Onyx Films $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
59 182 The War Room October $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
60 292 The Last Days October $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
61 869 Moving the Mountain October $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
62 761 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision Ocean Releasing $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
63 - In My Father's House OA Investment Holdings n/a - n/a - 10/9/15
64 566 The Square (2013) Noujaim Films $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
65 604 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed Non-Fiction Films $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
66 349 God Grew Tired of Us Newmarket $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
67 81 My Architect New Yorker $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
68 201 Trembling Before G-d New Yorker $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
69 204 To Be and to Have New Yorker $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
70 378 Life and Debt New Yorker $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
71 590 After Innocence New Yorker $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
72 643 Paragraph 175 New Yorker $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
73 745 Absolute Wilson New Yorker $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
74 892 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM New Yorker $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
75 917 Tsahal New Yorker $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
76 1326 ABC Africa New Yorker $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
77 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) New Yorker n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
78 901 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story New Love Films $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
79 98 The Endless Summer II New Line $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
80 260 Wild Man Blues New Line $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
81 310 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years New Line $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
82 448 Risk Neon $200,219 45 $76,327 34 5/5/17
83 564 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $125,227 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
84 28 Jerusalem National Geographic Entertainment $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
85 40 Flying Monsters National Geographic Entertainment $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
86 138 Restrepo National Geographic Entertainment $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
87 184 The Wildest Dream National Geographic Entertainment $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
88 232 The Last Lions National Geographic Entertainment $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
89 393 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
90 1219 Benda Bilili! National Geographic Entertainment $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
91 92 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
92 321 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
93 343 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
94 356 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
95 382 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
96 519 Seasons Music Box Films $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
97 545 Chavela Music Box Films $132,599 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
98 612 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
99 671 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
100 711 Aida's Secrets Music Box Films $73,359 9 $5,665 1 10/20/17
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,755,554----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$841,21553$130,32129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1633


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Cousin Jules CGld 11/29/13
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
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