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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1145 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
2 1143 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
3 1142 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Glds. $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
4 1141 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
5 1140 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
6 1138 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
7 1139 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
8 1137 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
9 1136 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $3,547 1 $2,233 1 9/5/14
10 1135 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
11 1134 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
12 1131 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
13 1130 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
14 1129 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
15 1128 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
16 1127 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
17 1126 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
18 1125 Yangsi KL $4,008 1 n/a - 12/7/12
19 1123 Gringo Trails Icar. $4,076 1 $2,477 1 9/4/14
20 1120 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
21 1119 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
22 1117 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
23 1116 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
24 1115 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
25 1113 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
26 1112 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
27 1108 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
28 1106 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
29 1104 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
30 1103 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
31 1101 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $5,194 1 $3,078 1 8/18/06
32 1100 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
33 1099 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
34 1098 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
35 1096 Flex is Kings BBFR $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
36 1095 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
37 1092 Papirosen FM $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
38 1090 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
39 1089 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
40 1088 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
41 1087 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
42 1084 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
43 1085 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
44 1080 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
45 1079 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
46 1078 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
47 1076 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
48 1074 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $6,625 1 n/a - 9/10/14
49 1070 Levitated Mass FRun $6,731 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
50 1069 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
51 1064 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
52 1063 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
53 1062 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
54 1061 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
55 1059 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
56 1058 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
57 1054 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
58 1052 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
59 1050 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
60 1046 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
61 1045 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
62 1041 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
63 1037 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
64 1034 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
65 1033 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
66 1031 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
67 1030 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
68 1029 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
69 1028 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
70 1027 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
71 1026 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
72 1025 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
73 1023 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
74 1022 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
75 1019 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
76 1018 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
77 1016 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
78 1014 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
79 1011 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
80 1009 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
81 1008 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
82 1003 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
83 1002 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
84 1001 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
85 1000 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
86 997 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
87 995 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
88 992 Sol LeWitt Icar. $11,022 1 $4,051 1 5/7/14
89 991 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
90 990 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
91 988 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
92 986 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
93 984 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
94 983 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
95 982 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
96 981 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
97 979 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
98 977 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
99 976 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
100 975 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,715,827----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$897,85948$133,48027-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
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