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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, #1201-1300, #1301-1314
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1142 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
2 1144 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
3 1147 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
4 1148 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
5 1155 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
6 1156 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
7 1159 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
8 1164 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
9 1167 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
10 1169 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
11 1171 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
12 1172 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
13 1173 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
14 1179 Farewell, Herr Schwarz KL $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
15 1180 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
16 1187 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
17 1188 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
18 1189 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
19 1198 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
20 1212 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
21 1214 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
22 1229 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
23 1238 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
24 1239 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
25 1242 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
26 1252 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
27 1260 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
28 1263 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
29 1265 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
30 1270 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
31 386 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
32 549 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
33 565 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
34 601 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
35 635 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
36 659 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
37 664 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
38 688 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
39 692 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
40 707 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
41 712 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
42 734 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
43 738 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
44 761 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
45 764 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
46 774 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
47 782 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
48 794 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
49 801 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
50 815 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
51 817 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
52 821 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
53 840 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
54 844 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
55 845 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
56 848 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
57 850 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
58 866 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
59 871 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
60 874 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
61 886 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
62 895 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
63 897 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
64 900 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
65 905 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
66 914 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
67 915 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
68 917 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
69 919 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
70 921 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
71 922 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
72 926 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
73 933 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
74 944 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
75 949 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
76 954 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
77 957 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
78 959 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
79 960 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
80 962 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
81 964 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
82 965 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
83 970 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
84 972 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
85 973 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
86 974 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
87 981 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
88 982 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
89 983 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
90 985 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
91 987 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
92 988 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
93 990 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
94 996 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
95 1004 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
96 1007 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
97 1008 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
98 1010 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
99 1011 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
100 1012 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,103,619,195----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$863,55246$129,05726-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1314


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
When the Iron Bird Flies AM 10/19/12
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 5/29/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD