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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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 43 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
2 1013 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
3 979 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
4 745 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
5 600 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
6 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
7 1201 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
8 947 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
9 921 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
10 615 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
11 452 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
12 1164 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
13 946 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
14 55 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
15 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
16 1085 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
17 1079 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
18 103 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
19 1240 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
20 566 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
21 1232 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
22 1238 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
23 1166 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
24 915 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
25 889 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
26 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
27 1243 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
28 722 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
29 689 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
30 58 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
31 793 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
32 366 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
33 970 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
34 709 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
35 393 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
36 564 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
37 960 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
38 1161 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
39 1117 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
40 880 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
41 1213 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
42 1122 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
43 856 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
44 583 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
45 484 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
46 388 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
47 160 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
48 351 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
49 347 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
50 322 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
51 1067 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
52 899 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
53 1104 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
54 264 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
55 457 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
56 173 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
57 906 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
58 814 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
59 647 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
60 612 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
61 106 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
62 829 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
63 835 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
64 1247 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
65 1160 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
66 841 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
67 1155 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
68 1218 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
69 1040 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
70 654 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
71 462 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
72 401 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
73 685 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
74 1217 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
75 737 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
76 262 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
77 477 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
78 782 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
79 1209 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
80 451 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
81 1158 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
82 872 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
83 231 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
84 10 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
85 1095 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
86 910 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
87 318 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
88 590 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
89 228 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
90 59 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
91 137 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
92 1210 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
93 93 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
94 - The Blood of My Brother Life n/a - n/a - 6/30/06
95 1090 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
96 863 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
97 435 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
98 1246 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
99 884 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
100 761 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,881,303----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41447$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15