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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
1 798 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
2 - Obscene Arth. n/a - n/a - 9/26/08
3 1020 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
4 619 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
5 18 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
6 1161 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
7 349 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
8 1177 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
9 910 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
10 292 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
11 533 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
12 - The Universe of Keith Haring Arth. n/a - n/a - 10/24/08
13 1129 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
14 1182 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
15 882 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
16 914 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
17 862 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
18 530 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
19 946 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
20 716 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
21 475 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
22 778 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
23 582 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
24 911 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
25 760 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
26 1069 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
27 464 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
28 1044 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
29 961 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
30 532 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
31 415 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
32 87 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
33 1221 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
34 823 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
35 800 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
36 172 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
37 638 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
38 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
39 89 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
40 5 Earth (2009) BV $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
41 830 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
42 824 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
43 149 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
44 889 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
45 288 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
46 660 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
47 635 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
48 698 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
49 274 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
50 369 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
51 992 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
52 391 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
53 38 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
54 801 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
55 516 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
56 505 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
57 328 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
58 359 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
59 129 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
60 496 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
61 166 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
62 1033 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
63 886 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
64 872 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
65 835 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
66 152 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
67 827 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
68 667 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
69 96 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
70 713 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
71 46 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
72 881 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
73 393 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
74 1122 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
75 514 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
76 780 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
77 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
78 370 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
79 409 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
80 997 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
81 957 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
82 140 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
83 653 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
84 42 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
85 1225 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
86 480 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
87 201 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
88 682 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
89 627 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
90 745 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
91 690 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
92 993 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
93 1000 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
94 448 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
95 358 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
96 1039 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
97 1023 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
98 222 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
99 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
100 466 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$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