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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, #1401-1410
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1317 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
2 831 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
3 670 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
4 736 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
5 960 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
6 1329 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
7 930 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
8 481 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
9 707 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
10 1330 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
11 1238 The Other Side FM $5,251 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
12 911 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
13 434 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
14 827 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
15 1230 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
16 957 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
17 1026 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
18 1148 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
19 246 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
20 322 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
21 725 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
22 - Overnight Think n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
23 532 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
24 - Oxygen for the Ears Indic. n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
25 148 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
26 301 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
27 658 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
28 144 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
29 820 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
30 1228 Papirosen FM $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
31 332 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
32 570 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
33 51 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
34 167 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
35 970 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
36 1324 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
37 1027 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
38 157 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
39 859 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
40 823 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
41 809 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
42 1110 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
43 1004 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
44 1246 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
45 244 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
46 528 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
47 1226 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
48 1030 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
49 1359 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
50 - The People vs. George Lucas WHE n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
51 482 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
52 804 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
53 1335 Persons of Interest FRun $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
54 651 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
55 587 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
56 980 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
57 338 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
58 1072 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
59 1176 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
60 733 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
61 1087 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
62 55 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
63 900 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
64 375 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
65 353 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
66 708 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
67 330 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
68 1050 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
69 1294 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
70 1063 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
71 1192 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
72 1243 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
73 207 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
74 258 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
75 218 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
76 315 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
77 800 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
78 580 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
79 605 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
80 861 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $30,824 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
81 764 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
82 1290 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
83 935 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
84 583 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
85 1296 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
86 1307 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
87 - Programming the Nation? ICir n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
88 261 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
89 356 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
90 1052 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
91 1349 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
92 422 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
93 763 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
94 673 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
95 582 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
96 209 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
97 504 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
98 1129 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
99 1191 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
100 82 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,384,282----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,57550$143,16830-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Casting By SD 11/1/13
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD