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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
1 393 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
2 390 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
3 1193 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
4 1182 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
5 1163 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
6 1160 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
7 1150 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
8 1113 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
9 1068 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
10 1066 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
11 1063 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
12 1049 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
13 1035 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
14 1032 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
15 1020 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
16 1003 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
17 1000 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
18 981 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
19 963 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
20 962 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
21 959 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
22 950 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
23 948 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
24 944 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
25 907 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
26 903 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
27 901 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
28 899 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
29 897 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
30 893 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
31 890 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
32 886 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
33 866 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
34 864 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
35 855 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
36 849 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
37 848 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
38 845 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
39 838 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
40 834 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
41 832 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
42 813 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
43 809 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
44 801 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
45 794 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
46 793 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
47 788 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
48 784 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
49 775 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
50 768 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
51 765 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
52 764 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
53 754 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
54 753 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
55 749 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
56 747 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
57 743 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
58 742 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
59 736 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
60 735 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
61 730 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
62 727 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
63 723 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
64 717 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
65 716 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
66 710 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
67 707 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
68 699 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
69 691 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
70 685 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
71 683 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
72 676 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
73 669 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
74 659 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
75 658 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
76 655 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
77 654 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
78 651 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
79 649 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
80 645 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
81 644 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
82 640 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
83 634 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
84 631 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
85 627 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
86 619 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
87 618 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
88 615 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
89 609 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
90 596 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
91 587 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
92 574 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
93 572 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
94 570 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
95 559 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
96 525 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
97 519 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
98 465 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
99 442 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
100 392 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,283,143----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$902,73648$134,17327-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,728,000----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,4001,568$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
Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun 2/24/06
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
Levitated Mass FRun 9/5/14
Born to Fly: Elizabeth Strep vs. Gravity TFC 9/10/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun 9/12/14
Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun 9/12/14
Take Me to the River Abr. 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
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
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