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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
1 511 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
2 508 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
3 501 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
4 486 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
5 479 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
6 457 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
7 393 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
8 390 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
9 1203 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
10 1192 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
11 1172 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
12 1169 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
13 1159 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
14 1121 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
15 1073 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
16 1071 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
17 1068 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
18 1053 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
19 1039 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
20 1036 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
21 1024 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
22 1007 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
23 1004 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
24 985 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
25 967 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
26 966 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
27 963 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
28 955 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
29 953 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
30 948 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
31 914 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
32 908 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
33 906 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
34 904 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
35 902 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
36 898 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
37 895 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
38 891 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
39 871 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
40 869 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
41 860 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
42 854 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
43 853 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
44 850 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
45 843 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
46 840 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
47 838 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
48 819 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
49 814 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
50 806 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
51 799 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
52 798 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
53 793 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
54 788 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
55 779 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
56 772 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
57 769 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
58 768 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
59 757 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
60 756 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
61 752 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
62 750 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
63 746 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
64 745 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
65 739 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
66 738 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
67 733 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
68 730 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
69 726 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
70 720 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
71 719 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
72 713 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
73 711 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
74 703 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
75 693 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
76 687 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
77 685 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
78 678 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
79 671 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
80 661 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
81 660 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
82 657 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
83 656 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
84 653 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
85 651 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
86 647 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
87 646 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
88 642 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
89 636 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
90 633 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
91 629 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
92 621 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
93 620 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
94 617 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
95 611 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
96 598 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
97 595 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $63,400 3 $30,500 2 9/5/14
98 588 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
99 575 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
100 573 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
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