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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, #1501-1526
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 674 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
2 360 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
3 589 Cameraperson Janus Films $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
4 671 David Lynch: The Art Life Janus Films $72,701 7 $10,823 1 3/31/17
5 876 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
6 1211 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
7 595 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
8 107 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
9 726 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
10 922 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
11 153 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
12 172 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
13 273 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
14 295 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
15 296 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
16 336 Above and Beyond International Film Circuit $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
17 380 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
18 382 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
19 470 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
20 513 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
21 514 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
22 555 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
23 578 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
24 656 Colliding Dreams International Film Circuit $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
25 669 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
26 684 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
27 730 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
28 749 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
29 750 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
30 794 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
31 812 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
32 824 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
33 857 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
34 944 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
35 947 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
36 1029 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
37 1035 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
38 1042 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
39 1249 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
40 1325 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
41 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
42 1123 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
43 548 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
44 175 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
45 338 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
46 195 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
47 197 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
48 460 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
49 574 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
50 767 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
51 982 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
52 993 Gridiron Heroes Indican $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
53 1037 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
54 1106 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
55 1116 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
56 1125 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
57 1336 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
58 1338 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
59 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
60 1097 Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo Independent $16,405 15 n/a - 4/14/17
61 - Midsummer in Newtown Independent n/a - n/a - 1/27/17
62 - Citizen Soldier Independent n/a - n/a - 8/5/16
63 839 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
64 891 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
65 24 A Beautiful Planet IMAX $10,101,037 155 $223,983 137 4/29/16
66 747 Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience IMAX $55,409 15 $55,409 15 10/7/16
67 42 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
68 44 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
69 52 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
70 60 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
71 68 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
72 73 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
73 111 Weiner IFC $1,676,108 88 $84,173 5 5/20/16
74 123 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
75 144 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
76 166 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
77 200 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
78 203 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
79 209 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
80 218 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
81 226 City of Gold IFC $611,702 50 $62,959 4 3/11/16
82 242 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
83 245 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
84 258 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
85 286 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
86 294 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
87 305 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
88 307 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
89 316 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
90 323 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
91 331 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
92 349 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
93 375 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
94 381 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
95 396 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
96 401 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
97 447 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
98 484 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
99 487 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
100 503 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,289,762,671----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$875,60352$138,51930-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$679,860,655----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$24,280,7381,518$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, #1501-1526


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hellbound? A23 9/21/12
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Sacred Argo. 5/5/17
Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe FRun 5/12/17
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD