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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 1518 Hannah: Buddhism's Untold Journey Kino Lorber $396 1 n/a - 10/14/16
2 194 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
3 269 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
4 388 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
5 862 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
6 935 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
7 965 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
8 1106 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
9 1264 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
10 1268 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
11 1320 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
12 1377 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
13 1516 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
14 1494 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
15 1337 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
16 336 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
17 854 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
18 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
19 1116 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
20 1327 The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko $7,028 2 n/a - 3/18/16
21 693 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
22 369 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
23 464 David Lynch: The Art Life Janus Films $171,419 8 $10,823 1 3/31/17
24 607 Cameraperson Janus Films $102,033 7 $12,760 1 9/9/16
25 904 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
26 1245 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
27 - Monterey Pop Janus Films n/a 1 n/a 1 6/14/17
28 613 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
29 109 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
30 750 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
31 946 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
32 156 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
33 175 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
34 279 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $421,573 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
35 300 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
36 301 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
37 345 Above and Beyond International Film Circuit $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
38 389 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
39 391 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
40 483 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
41 525 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
42 526 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
43 572 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
44 596 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
45 675 Colliding Dreams International Film Circuit $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
46 689 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
47 705 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
48 754 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
49 774 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
50 775 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
51 820 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
52 838 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
53 850 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
54 885 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
55 968 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
56 971 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
57 1055 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
58 1062 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
59 1068 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
60 1284 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
61 1363 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
62 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
63 1156 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
64 564 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
65 178 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
66 347 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
67 198 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
68 200 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
69 473 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
70 592 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
71 794 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
72 1006 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
73 1016 Gridiron Heroes Indican $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
74 1063 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
75 1138 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
76 1149 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
77 1158 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
78 1341 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indican $6,744 2 $5,030 2 8/11/17
79 1374 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
80 1376 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
81 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
82 1129 Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo Independent $16,405 15 n/a - 4/14/17
83 - Midsummer in Newtown Independent n/a - n/a - 1/27/17
84 - Citizen Soldier Independent n/a - n/a - 8/5/16
85 866 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
86 918 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
87 23 A Beautiful Planet IMAX $11,876,278 155 $223,983 137 4/29/16
88 772 Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience IMAX $55,409 15 $55,409 15 10/7/16
89 42 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
90 44 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
91 52 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
92 60 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
93 68 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
94 73 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
95 113 Weiner IFC $1,676,108 88 $84,173 5 5/20/16
96 125 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
97 147 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
98 169 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
99 203 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
100 206 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,311,580,559----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$864,58852$134,93229-
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
Disturbing the Peace Abr. 11/11/16
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