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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, #1501-1539
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1335 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
2 566 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
3 1478 The Penguin Counters FRun $976 1 $976 1 4/21/17
4 262 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
5 1353 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
6 1090 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
7 1207 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
8 876 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
9 893 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
10 929 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
11 172 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus TMF $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
12 1115 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
13 1439 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
14 1052 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
15 182 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
16 56 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
17 613 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
18 353 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
19 1337 Papirosen FM $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
20 890 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
21 157 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
22 707 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
23 321 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
24 162 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
25 - Oxygen for the Ears Indic. n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
26 570 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
27 - Overnight Think n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
28 781 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
29 343 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
30 264 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism CLS $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
31 1250 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
32 1114 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
33 1039 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
34 1339 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
35 897 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
36 462 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
37 988 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
38 1276 The Other Side FM $8,074 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
39 1447 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
40 762 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
41 517 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
42 1010 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
43 1446 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
44 1042 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
45 795 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
46 719 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
47 901 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
48 1432 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
49 1314 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
50 1193 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
51 1258 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
52 1124 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
53 1345 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
54 604 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
55 1190 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
56 8 One Direction: This is Us TriS $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
57 479 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
58 1241 One Cut, One Life FRun $9,406 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
59 1120 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
60 505 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
61 1450 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
62 810 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
63 841 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
64 246 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
65 880 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
66 915 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
67 13 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
68 769 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
69 834 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
70 - Obscene Arth. n/a - n/a - 9/26/08
71 500 Obit. KL $148,726 21 n/a - 1/5/17
72 829 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
73 976 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
74 1351 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
75 846 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
76 793 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
77 1483 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
78 1029 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
79 1326 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
80 469 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
81 688 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
82 675 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
83 1112 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
84 427 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
85 - No No: A Dockumentary Orch. n/a - n/a - 9/5/14
86 608 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
87 928 No Home Movie Icar. $31,095 5 n/a - 2/18/16
88 128 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
89 326 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
90 1274 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
91 836 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
92 1142 Newtown Abr. $14,109 3 $6,796 2 10/7/16
93 1183 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
94 407 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
95 1140 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
96 1066 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
97 1087 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
98 412 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
99 373 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
100 1210 National Bird FR $10,656 8 $3,030 1 11/11/16
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,302,645,295----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,61253$137,41130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,595,576----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,019,8531,468$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, #1501-1539


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Lost Bohemia Long Shot 5/20/11
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD