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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
1 855 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
2 1394 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
3 1322 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
4 908 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
5 764 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
6 445 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
7 - High Ground RF n/a - n/a - 11/2/12
8 751 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
9 1355 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
10 1020 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
11 20 Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF $13,099,931 1,217 $74,814 3 7/15/16
12 87 Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR $2,394,386 816 $1,357,243 816 9/16/16
13 798 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
14 885 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
15 937 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
16 534 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
17 1062 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
18 1325 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
19 1395 Homeland KL $2,491 1 $560 1 10/6/16
20 1071 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
21 433 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
22 1215 Hooligan Sparrow TFC $9,263 4 n/a - 7/22/16
23 28 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
24 311 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
25 469 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
26 407 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
27 1129 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
28 624 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
29 1335 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
30 1027 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
31 717 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
32 851 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
33 513 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
34 530 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
35 1280 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
36 276 The Hunting Ground RTWC $405,917 25 $22,464 2 2/27/15
37 288 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
38 456 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
39 115 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
40 1266 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
41 687 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
42 640 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
43 314 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
44 61 I am Not Your Negro Magn. $3,493,364 259 $686,378 43 2/3/17
45 261 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
46 923 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
47 1085 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
48 1132 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
49 267 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
50 183 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
51 711 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
52 1022 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
53 819 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
54 1002 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
55 55 Imagine: John Lennon WB $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
56 417 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
57 1213 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
58 172 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
59 744 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
60 - In My Father's House OIH n/a - n/a - 10/9/15
61 1145 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
62 560 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
63 1245 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
64 273 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
65 151 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
66 989 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
67 241 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
68 679 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
69 11 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
70 1265 Indian Point FRun $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
71 144 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
72 1199 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
73 503 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $137,722 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
74 526 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
75 156 The Insanity of God LifeWay $1,102,525 531 n/a - 8/30/16
76 209 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
77 44 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
78 1185 Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD $10,600 5 n/a - 12/19/14
79 1233 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
80 782 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
81 338 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
82 743 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
83 189 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
84 397 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
85 285 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
86 1077 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
87 668 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
88 981 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
89 415 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
90 504 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
91 983 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
92 655 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
93 1441 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
94 112 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
95 571 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
96 1064 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
97 386 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
98 946 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
99 1434 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
100 361 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,274,118,036----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,49250$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