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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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1104 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
2 1116 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
3 1124 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
4 1127 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
5 1136 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
6 1138 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
7 1144 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
8 1152 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
9 1153 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
10 1156 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
11 1157 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
12 1158 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
13 1159 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
14 1160 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
15 1161 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $1,632 1 $189 1 6/13/14
16 1164 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
17 1168 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
18 1170 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
19 1173 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
20 1177 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
21 1181 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
22 1182 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
23 1184 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
24 1188 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
25 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
26 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
27 304 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
28 483 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
29 822 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
30 340 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
31 555 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
32 946 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
33 716 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
34 22 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
35 190 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
36 735 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
37 654 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
38 794 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
39 564 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
40 790 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
41 826 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
42 1017 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
43 1077 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
44 1147 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
45 344 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
46 867 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
47 853 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
48 580 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
49 212 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
50 533 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
51 829 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
52 1036 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
53 268 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
54 503 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
55 1037 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
56 296 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
57 424 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
58 1093 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
59 1099 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
60 1169 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
61 292 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
62 632 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
63 672 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
64 723 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $38,163 3 n/a - 6/7/13
65 987 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
66 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
67 216 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
68 443 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
69 793 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
70 975 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
71 880 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
72 698 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
73 593 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
74 1025 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
75 771 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
76 308 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
77 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
78 450 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
79 879 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
80 117 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
81 294 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
82 72 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
83 90 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
84 222 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
85 315 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
86 393 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
87 728 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
88 895 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
89 1113 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
90 742 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
91 928 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
92 396 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
93 657 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
94 701 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
95 365 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
96 899 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
97 451 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
98 837 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
99 889 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
100 1092 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,079,574,876----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,49948$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$563,407,182----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,170,3591,568$8,879,1871,551-
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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15