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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, #1201-1219
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 919 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
2 920 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
3 922 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
4 923 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
5 927 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
6 929 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
7 932 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
8 936 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
9 939 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
10 943 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
11 967 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
12 982 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
13 984 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
14 993 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
15 1004 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
16 1007 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
17 1008 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
18 1025 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
19 1027 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
20 1029 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
21 1030 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
22 1035 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
23 1036 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
24 1042 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
25 1044 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
26 1047 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
27 1055 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
28 1060 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
29 1062 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
30 1066 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
31 1068 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
32 1071 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
33 1078 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
34 1079 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
35 1082 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
36 1087 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
37 1090 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
38 1092 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
39 1094 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
40 1095 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
41 1096 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
42 1099 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
43 1106 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
44 1107 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
45 1108 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
46 1117 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
47 1128 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
48 1130 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
49 1143 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
50 1152 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
51 1153 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
52 1155 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
53 1164 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
54 1172 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
55 1175 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
56 1177 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
57 366 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
58 519 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
59 532 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
60 567 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
61 599 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
62 622 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
63 627 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
64 649 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
65 653 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
66 667 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
67 672 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
68 690 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
69 693 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
70 716 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
71 719 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
72 737 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
73 747 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
74 754 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
75 768 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
76 770 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
77 774 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
78 796 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
79 797 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
80 800 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
81 802 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
82 818 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
83 822 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
84 825 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
85 837 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
86 846 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
87 847 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
88 850 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
89 855 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
90 864 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
91 865 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
92 867 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
93 869 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
94 871 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
95 872 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
96 876 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
97 881 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
98 891 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
99 894 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
100 902 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,081,539,203----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$910,38748$135,36827-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,007,335----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,250,3671,568$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, #1201-1219


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Act of God Zeit. 7/31/09
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