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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 181 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
2 194 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
3 382 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
4 385 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
5 409 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
6 483 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
7 487 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
8 528 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
9 556 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
10 717 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
11 852 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
12 935 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
13 810 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
14 869 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
15 499 Korengal Saboteur Media $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
16 903 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
17 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
18 99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
19 183 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
20 246 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
21 271 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
22 513 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
23 1054 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
24 56 Catfish Rogue Pictures $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
25 4 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
26 23 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Rocky Mountain Pictures $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
27 544 Hating Breitbart Rocky Mountain Pictures $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
28 567 Runaway Slave Rocky Mountain Pictures $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
29 575 An Inconsistent Truth Rocky Mountain Pictures $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
30 680 There's No Place Like Utopia Rocky Mountain Pictures $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
31 769 District of Corruption Rocky Mountain Pictures $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
32 909 Ever Again Rocky Mountain Pictures $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
33 41 Good Hair Roadside Attractions $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
34 45 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
35 97 Stories We Tell Roadside Attractions $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
36 151 The Cove Roadside Attractions $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
37 156 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
38 233 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
39 381 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
40 424 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
41 449 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
42 530 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
43 596 Cool It Roadside Attractions $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
44 601 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
45 245 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
46 412 Show Business Regent Releasing $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
47 796 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
48 894 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
49 970 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
50 1044 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
51 - Mr. Leather Regent Releasing n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
52 885 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
53 654 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
54 504 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
55 - The Green Wave Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 8/10/12
56 - We Were Here Red Flag Releasing n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
57 - High Ground Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 11/2/12
58 1148 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair Red Envelope Entertainment $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
59 - The Art of Flight 3D Red Bull n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
60 1002 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
61 35 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
62 100 Fed Up Radius-TWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
63 124 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
64 289 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
65 348 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
66 362 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
67 421 American Promise Rada Film Group $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
68 838 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
69 202 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
70 55 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
71 94 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
72 342 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
73 1056 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
74 963 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
75 1137 Moog Plexifilm $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
76 182 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
77 193 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland Picturehouse $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
78 594 Rock School Picturehouse $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
79 949 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
80 172 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
81 - State 194 Participant Media n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
82 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Participant Media n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
83 27 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
84 32 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
85 141 American Teen Paramount Vantage $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
86 155 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
87 10 An Inconvenient Truth Paramount Classics $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
88 21 Mad Hot Ballroom Paramount Classics $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
89 261 Trekkies Paramount Classics $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
90 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Paramount $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
91 8 Katy Perry: Part of Me Paramount $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
92 24 Tupac: Resurrection Paramount $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
93 538 16 Days of Glory Paramount $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
94 928 7th Street Paradise Acres $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
95 1186 Souldier Parade Deck Films $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
96 926 People Say I'm Crazy Palo Alto Pictures $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
97 192 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
98 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
99 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
100 444 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$133,15327-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15