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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, #1501-1504
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 396 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
2 203 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
3 635 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
4 634 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
5 41 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
6 340 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
7 683 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
8 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
9 1042 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
10 168 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
11 516 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
12 326 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 380 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
14 561 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
15 629 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
16 205 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
17 1093 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
18 591 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
19 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Part. n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
20 1288 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
21 1221 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
22 950 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
23 - Above and Below Osci. n/a - n/a - 4/15/16
24 332 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
25 695 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
26 1410 Accidental Courtesy: Daryl Davis, Race & America FRun $1,940 1 $1,452 1 1/6/17
27 1202 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
28 254 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
29 1039 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
30 - Addicted to Fame Abr. n/a - n/a - 11/30/12
31 844 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
32 620 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
33 583 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
34 16 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
35 547 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
36 1169 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
37 665 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
38 446 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
39 1289 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
40 393 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
41 242 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
42 804 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
43 598 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
44 548 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
45 672 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
46 135 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
47 582 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
48 1409 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
49 781 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
50 360 Alive Inside B360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
51 - All You Need Is Love Da. n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
52 277 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
53 941 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
54 18 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
55 1433 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
56 657 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
57 1137 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
58 308 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
59 623 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
60 1079 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
61 774 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
62 350 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
63 339 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
64 806 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
65 1182 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
66 148 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
67 785 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
68 335 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
69 489 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
70 969 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
71 919 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
72 894 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
73 166 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
74 605 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
75 1350 Among the Believers FRun $4,189 1 $1,900 1 9/30/16
76 25 Amy A24 $8,413,144 435 $222,500 6 7/3/15
77 993 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
78 822 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
79 1163 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
80 441 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
81 134 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
82 337 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
83 1267 Antarctic Edge FRun $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
84 331 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
85 1122 Antarctica: Ice & Sky MBox $13,529 5 n/a - 1/20/17
86 213 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
87 448 Apparition Hill Little Flowe $170,457 26 $4,152 1 8/5/16
88 998 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
89 182 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
90 1101 Argentina FRun $14,869 3 $2,274 1 6/17/16
91 1273 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
92 34 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
93 1102 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
94 1140 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
95 284 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
96 387 Art and Craft Osci. $235,037 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
97 1037 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
98 1346 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
99 - The Art of Flight 3D RBMH n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
100 239 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,273,817,315----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,28550$137,14129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$672,384,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$25,860,9271,550$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1501-1504


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. 6/29/07
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Uncertain LucD. 3/9/17
God Knows Where I Am INDEP 3/31/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Citizen Jane IFC 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD