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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1109 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
2 1107 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
3 1103 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
4 1101 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
5 1096 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
6 1088 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
7 1084 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
8 1082 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
9 1075 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
10 1074 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
11 1073 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
12 1068 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $8,049 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
13 1067 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
14 1066 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
15 1064 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
16 1062 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
17 1043 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
18 1042 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
19 1039 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
20 1034 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
21 1027 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
22 1018 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
23 1016 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
24 1014 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
25 1000 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
26 981 The Overnighters Drft. $12,741 2 $4,324 1 10/10/14
27 979 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
28 974 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
29 972 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
30 969 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
31 968 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
32 966 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
33 963 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
34 960 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
35 957 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
36 955 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
37 950 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
38 949 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
39 947 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
40 946 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
41 945 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
42 941 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
43 939 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
44 937 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
45 933 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
46 928 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
47 924 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,632 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
48 918 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
49 917 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
50 915 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
51 910 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
52 908 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
53 906 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
54 903 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
55 902 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
56 901 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
57 898 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
58 897 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
59 891 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
60 886 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
61 884 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
62 879 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
63 876 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
64 862 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
65 861 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
66 859 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
67 856 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
68 850 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
69 849 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
70 847 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
71 840 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
72 837 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
73 831 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
74 822 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
75 814 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
76 810 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
77 805 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
78 800 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
79 796 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
80 795 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
81 792 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
82 781 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
83 778 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
84 776 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
85 774 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
86 765 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
87 756 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
88 750 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
89 741 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
90 731 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
91 717 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
92 713 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
93 704 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
94 701 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
95 698 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
96 681 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
97 659 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
98 647 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $52,862 2 $9,456 1 8/27/14
99 645 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
100 615 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15