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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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 381 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
2 378 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
3 350 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
4 349 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
5 322 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
6 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
7 309 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
8 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
9 258 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
10 168 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
11 975 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
12 868 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
13 696 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
14 670 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
15 610 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
16 605 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
17 587 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
18 565 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
19 539 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
20 525 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
21 493 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
22 467 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
23 463 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
24 444 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
25 442 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
26 392 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
27 376 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
28 354 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
29 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
30 287 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
31 276 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
32 263 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
33 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
34 236 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
35 116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
36 841 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
37 781 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
38 542 Korengal Sab. $80,975 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
39 513 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
40 445 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
41 430 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
42 422 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
43 412 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
44 385 Afternoon of a Faun KL $171,632 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
45 382 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
46 340 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
47 337 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
48 310 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
49 295 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
50 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
51 268 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
52 235 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $396,005 11 n/a - 9/6/13
53 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
54 898 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
55 735 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
56 654 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
57 614 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
58 497 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
59 490 Ivory Tower Gold. $104,528 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
60 446 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
61 421 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
62 419 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
63 407 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
64 380 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
65 361 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
66 355 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
67 347 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
68 343 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
69 324 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
70 317 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
71 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
72 220 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
73 205 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
74 182 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
75 532 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
76 524 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
77 491 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
78 486 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
79 413 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
80 370 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
81 341 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
82 336 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
83 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
84 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
85 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
86 250 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
87 231 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
88 222 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
89 174 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
90 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
91 645 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
92 461 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
93 431 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
94 414 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
95 395 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
96 394 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
97 379 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
98 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
99 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
100 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,079,574,876----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,49948$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$563,407,182----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,170,3591,568$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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15