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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
1 970 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
2 969 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
3 965 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
4 962 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
5 961 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
6 960 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
7 959 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
8 958 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
9 956 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
10 952 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
11 950 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
12 944 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
13 942 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
14 941 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
15 939 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
16 937 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
17 936 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
18 935 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
19 928 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
20 927 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
21 926 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
22 924 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
23 920 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
24 919 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
25 918 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
26 916 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
27 915 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
28 913 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
29 903 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
30 900 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
31 890 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
32 885 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
33 881 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
34 880 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
35 878 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
36 876 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
37 874 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
38 873 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
39 864 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
40 859 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
41 856 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
42 855 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
43 846 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
44 834 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
45 831 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
46 827 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
47 810 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
48 808 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
49 805 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
50 804 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
51 782 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
52 778 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
53 776 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
54 761 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
55 754 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
56 744 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
57 727 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
58 723 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
59 702 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
60 701 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $41,441 1 $9,456 1 8/27/14
61 698 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
62 677 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
63 672 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
64 658 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
65 654 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
66 631 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
67 626 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
68 603 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
69 570 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
70 535 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
71 522 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
72 368 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
73 1199 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
74 1197 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
75 1194 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
76 1186 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
77 1177 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
78 1174 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
79 1173 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
80 1164 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
81 1157 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $2,674 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
82 1147 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
83 1145 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
84 1134 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
85 1126 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
86 1125 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
87 1124 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
88 1117 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
89 1114 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
90 1113 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
91 1112 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
92 1111 Gringo Trails Icar. $4,871 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
93 1109 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
94 1107 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
95 1104 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
96 1099 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
97 1096 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
98 1095 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
99 1089 I Am Eleven ICir $5,800 2 $5,800 2 9/12/14
100 1087 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $5,876 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,764,855----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67348$133,15327-
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