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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, #1201-1291
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 301 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
2 274 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
3 215 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
4 200 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $588,544 11 n/a - 9/6/13
5 939 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
6 765 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
7 681 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
8 639 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
9 589 Advanced Style B360 $71,114 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
10 518 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
11 503 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
12 463 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
13 437 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
14 435 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
15 422 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
16 392 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
17 373 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
18 367 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
19 359 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
20 353 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
21 333 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
22 326 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
23 249 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
24 225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
25 209 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
26 186 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
27 597 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
28 555 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
29 547 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
30 511 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
31 507 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
32 440 National Gallery Zipp. $142,001 13 $10,049 1 11/5/14
33 428 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
34 382 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
35 351 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
36 346 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
37 307 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
38 304 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
39 300 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
40 255 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
41 237 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
42 227 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
43 178 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
44 164 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
45 672 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
46 494 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $110,123 14 n/a - 6/23/14
47 479 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
48 447 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
49 430 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
50 409 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
51 408 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
52 391 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
53 299 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
54 289 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
55 257 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
56 205 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
57 169 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
58 133 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
59 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
60 493 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
61 486 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
62 478 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
63 454 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
64 445 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
65 325 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
66 280 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
67 270 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
68 253 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
69 214 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
70 203 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
71 119 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
72 113 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
73 79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
74 707 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
75 608 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
76 556 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
77 520 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
78 460 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
79 376 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
80 375 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
81 371 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
82 281 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
83 265 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
84 259 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
85 239 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
86 229 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
87 197 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
88 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
89 1109 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
90 497 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
91 444 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
92 379 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
93 355 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
94 323 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
95 262 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
96 421 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
97 419 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
98 312 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
99 292 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
100 276 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
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