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Genres

Documentary - Political

1982-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-123
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 2 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
2 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
3 3 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
4 6 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
5 8 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
6 7 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
7 4 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
8 27 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
9 19 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
10 9 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
11 11 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
12 10 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
13 5 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
14 21 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
15 15 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
16 64 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
17 16 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
18 28 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
19 37 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
20 13 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
21 17 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
22 14 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
23 20 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
24 23 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
25 39 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
26 29 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
27 12 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
28 52 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
29 42 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
30 18 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
31 49 Casino Jack and the United States of Money Magn. $176,865 21 $28,234 9 5/7/10
32 68 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
33 30 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
34 38 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
35 25 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
36 36 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
37 53 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
38 43 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
39 46 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
40 31 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
41 45 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
42 33 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
43 62 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
44 22 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
45 48 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
46 61 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
47 26 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
48 44 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
49 57 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
50 72 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
51 92 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
52 34 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
53 50 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
54 54 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
55 32 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
56 63 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
57 66 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
58 71 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
59 40 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
60 47 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
61 84 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
62 24 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
63 56 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
64 67 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
65 78 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
66 90 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
67 58 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
68 96 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
69 55 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
70 69 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
71 76 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
72 77 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
73 83 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
74 86 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
75 88 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
76 35 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
77 59 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
78 70 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
79 74 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
80 81 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
81 82 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
82 94 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
83 98 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
84 65 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
85 89 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
86 100 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
87 112 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
88 121 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
89 51 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
90 60 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
91 85 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
92 87 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
93 93 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
94 97 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
95 99 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
96 102 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $5,876 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
97 104 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
98 107 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
99 110 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
100 114 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$301,194,571----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$2,489,211104$253,47528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$213,712,322----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$35,618,7201,383$13,445,743960-
Rows: #1-100, #101-123


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