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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 342 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
2 177 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
3 549 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
4 548 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
5 35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
6 341 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $225,395 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
7 588 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
8 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
9 902 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
10 143 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
11 449 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
12 280 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 326 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
14 485 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
15 544 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
16 178 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
17 944 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
18 511 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
19 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Part. n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
20 1101 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
21 1048 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
22 825 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
23 598 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
24 1033 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
25 218 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
26 - Addicted to Fame Abr. n/a - n/a - 11/30/12
27 728 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
28 744 Advanced Style B360 $38,287 8 $6,500 1 9/26/14
29 505 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
30 14 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
31 476 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
32 1007 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
33 573 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
34 392 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
35 1102 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
36 338 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
37 208 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
38 693 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
39 517 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
40 477 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
41 579 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
42 117 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
43 504 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
44 1237 Algorithms FRun $317 1 $317 1 10/17/14
45 672 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
46 315 Alive Inside B360 $251,717 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
47 235 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
48 816 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
49 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
50 1221 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
51 568 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
52 985 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
53 264 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
54 539 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
55 931 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
56 667 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
57 300 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
58 290 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
59 695 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
60 1017 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
61 128 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
62 675 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
63 287 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
64 427 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
65 841 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
66 800 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
67 776 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
68 142 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
69 526 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
70 859 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
71 708 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
72 1002 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
73 387 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
74 116 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
75 377 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
76 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
77 864 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
78 156 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
79 1089 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
80 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
81 953 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
82 242 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
83 422 Art and Craft Osci. $150,300 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
84 1147 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
85 - The Art of Flight 3D RBMH n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
86 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
87 1094 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
88 786 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
89 768 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
90 487 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $109,564 9 $18,885 1 10/10/14
91 360 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
92 781 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
93 25 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
94 989 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
95 1235 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
96 1172 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
97 1217 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
98 339 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
99 475 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
100 158 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,628,412----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,38547$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15