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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, #1201-1250
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
1003 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
1004 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
1005 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
1006 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
1007 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
1008 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
1009 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
1010 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
1011 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
1012 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
1013 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
1014 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
1015 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
1016 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
1017 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
1018 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
1019 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
1020 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
1021 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $9,882 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
1022 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
1023 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
1024 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
1025 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
1026 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
1027 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
1028 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
1029 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $9,405 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
1030 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
1031 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
1032 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
1033 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
1034 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
1035 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
1036 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
1037 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
1038 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
1039 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
1040 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
1041 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
1042 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
1043 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
1044 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
1045 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
1046 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
1047 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
1048 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
1049 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
1050 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
1051 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
1052 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
1053 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
1054 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
1055 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
1056 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
1057 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
1058 Resident Alien Grey $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
1059 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
1060 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
1061 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
1062 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
1063 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
1064 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
1065 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
1066 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
1067 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
1068 Levitated Mass FRun $7,370 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
1069 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
1070 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
1071 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
1072 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
1073 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
1074 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
1075 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
1076 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
1077 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
1078 The Jew in the Lotus Blin $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
1079 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
1080 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
1081 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
1082 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
1083 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
1084 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
1085 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
1086 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
1087 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
1088 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
1089 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
1090 Advanced Style B360 $6,500 1 $6,500 1 9/26/14
1091 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
1092 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
1093 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $6,429 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
1094 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
1095 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
1096 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
1097 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
1098 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
1099 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
1100 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
1101 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
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
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15