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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, #1301-1388
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 38 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
2 40 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
3 47 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
4 55 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
5 63 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
6 68 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
7 111 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
8 132 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
9 150 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
10 185 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
11 188 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
12 194 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
13 203 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
14 214 City of Gold IFC $591,901 50 $62,959 4 3/11/16
15 223 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
16 226 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
17 238 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
18 264 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
19 272 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
20 284 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
21 285 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
22 294 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
23 300 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
24 308 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
25 326 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
26 350 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
27 356 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
28 371 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
29 377 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
30 423 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
31 456 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
32 458 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
33 471 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
34 475 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
35 485 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
36 500 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
37 506 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
38 651 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
39 695 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
40 716 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
41 731 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
42 821 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
43 924 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
44 955 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
45 1012 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
46 1039 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
47 1070 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
48 1111 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
49 1167 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
50 1176 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
51 1294 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
52 - Magical Universe IFC n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
53 22 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
54 780 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
55 436 Nostalgia for the Light Icarus Films $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
56 665 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icarus Films $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
57 726 Le Joli Mai Icarus Films $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
58 858 The Take Icarus Films $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
59 909 Forever Icarus Films $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
60 939 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icarus Films $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
61 944 The Great Flood Icarus Films $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
62 972 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icarus Films $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
63 1043 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icarus Films $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
64 1049 Sol LeWitt Icarus Films $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
65 1059 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icarus Films $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
66 1079 Blockade Icarus Films $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
67 1084 Operation Filmmaker Icarus Films $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
68 1145 Salvador Allende Icarus Films $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
69 1152 Gringo Trails Icarus Films $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
70 1159 A Decent Factory Icarus Films $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
71 1206 El Sicario, Room 164 Icarus Films $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
72 1259 Still, the Children Are Here Icarus Films $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
73 1296 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
74 1319 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
75 1329 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
76 1334 The Ister Icarus Films $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
77 1342 Notes on Marie Menken Icarus Films $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
78 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icarus Films n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
79 1203 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
80 1274 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
81 1186 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
82 224 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hannover House $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
83 262 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
84 - Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hannover House n/a - n/a - 7/17/15
85 830 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
86 1161 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
87 487 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
88 1177 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
89 453 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Gravitas Ventures $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
90 706 The Last Man on the Moon Gravitas Ventures $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
91 71 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
92 691 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
93 1273 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
94 - Sample This GoDigital n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
95 942 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
96 95 Girl Rising Gathr Films $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
97 522 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr Films $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
98 604 Trace Amounts Gathr Films $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
99 1128 The Immortalists Gathr Films $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
100 208 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago Future Educational Films $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,222,057,886----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,26950$145,12730-
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, #1301-1388


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Ever Again RM 12/8/06
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun 5/6/16
Rabin in His Own Words Men. 5/6/16
Gurukulam Mats. 5/17/16
Weiner IFC 5/20/16
Unlocking the Cage FRun 5/25/16
Holy Hell FR 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
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
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD