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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, #1201-1245
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 491 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
2 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
3 372 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
4 343 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
5 337 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
6 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
7 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
8 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
9 250 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
10 232 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
11 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
12 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
13 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
14 650 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
15 464 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
16 434 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
17 418 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
18 397 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
19 396 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
20 381 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
21 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
22 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
23 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
24 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
25 166 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
26 131 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
27 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
28 477 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
29 463 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
30 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
31 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
32 316 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
33 274 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
34 264 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
35 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
36 210 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
37 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
38 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
39 111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
40 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
41 695 The Dog Drft. $43,183 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
42 588 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
43 537 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
44 504 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
45 446 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
46 367 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
47 366 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
48 362 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
49 275 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
50 259 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
51 253 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
52 234 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
53 225 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
54 194 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
55 99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
56 1072 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
57 481 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
58 431 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
59 369 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
60 346 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
61 314 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
62 256 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
63 409 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
64 407 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
65 304 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
66 286 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
67 270 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
68 266 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
69 242 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
70 220 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
71 803 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
72 567 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
73 471 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
74 376 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
75 321 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
76 311 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
77 288 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
78 162 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
79 742 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
80 719 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
81 500 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
82 450 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
83 338 Alive Inside B360 $225,424 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
84 336 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
85 331 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
86 291 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
87 245 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
88 586 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
89 561 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
90 539 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
91 485 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
92 484 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
93 475 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
94 460 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
95 335 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
96 333 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
97 323 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
98 247 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
99 226 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
100 224 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,908,159----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,05248$133,06927-
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, #1201-1245


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Jupiter's Wife AL 8/18/95
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 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
God the Father RM 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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15