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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, #1201-1232
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 179 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
2 151 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
3 148 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
4 105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
5 61 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
6 265 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
7 182 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
8 138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
9 120 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
10 218 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
11 153 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
12 413 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
13 188 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
14 185 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
15 104 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
16 77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
17 134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
18 132 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
19 60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
20 320 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
21 118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
22 97 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
23 88 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
24 69 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
25 108 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
26 98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
27 91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
28 70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
29 95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
30 495 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
31 241 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
32 59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
33 289 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
34 186 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
35 71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
36 109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
37 154 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
38 122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
39 50 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
40 74 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
41 49 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
42 46 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
43 65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
44 62 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
45 103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
46 101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
47 262 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
48 80 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
49 167 Life Itself Magn. $775,004 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
50 239 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
51 124 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
52 129 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
53 100 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
54 57 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
55 141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
56 176 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
57 166 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
58 139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
59 63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
60 514 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
61 106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
62 30 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
63 64 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
64 33 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
65 51 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
66 92 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
67 73 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
68 36 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
69 198 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
70 187 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
71 56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
72 45 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
73 121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
74 35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
75 42 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
76 43 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
77 58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
78 37 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
79 284 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
80 48 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
81 214 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
82 190 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
83 87 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
84 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
85 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
86 44 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
87 171 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
88 155 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
89 20 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
90 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
91 170 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
92 66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
93 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
94 38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
95 40 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
96 22 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
97 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
98 32 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
99 96 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
100 82 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,237,765----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$902,69848$134,16827-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,717,463----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,285,8731,568$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, #1201-1232


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Elemental TFC 5/17/13
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15