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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
2 138 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
3 151 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
4 181 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
5 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
6 219 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
7 365 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
8 384 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
9 412 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
10 271 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
11 422 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
12 501 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
13 129 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
14 201 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
15 209 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
16 247 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $375,156 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
17 357 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
18 367 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
19 396 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
20 852 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
21 174 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
22 238 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
23 239 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
24 251 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
25 301 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
26 346 The Green Prince MBox $219,670 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
27 363 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
28 416 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
29 462 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
30 489 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
31 124 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
32 165 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
33 256 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
34 304 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
35 351 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
36 359 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
37 414 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
38 427 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
39 615 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
40 196 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
41 197 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
42 234 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
43 259 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
44 330 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
45 651 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
46 143 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
47 146 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
48 148 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
49 158 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
50 204 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
51 225 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
52 227 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
53 249 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
54 326 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
55 337 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
56 339 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
57 468 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
58 483 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
59 491 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
60 492 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
61 549 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
62 572 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
63 596 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
64 246 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
65 293 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
66 311 Alive Inside B360 $254,514 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
67 335 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
68 340 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
69 404 Art and Craft Osci. $158,794 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
70 457 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
71 508 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
72 731 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
73 754 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
74 163 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
75 290 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
76 314 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
77 324 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
78 381 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
79 479 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
80 577 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
81 815 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
82 221 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
83 243 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
84 268 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
85 272 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
86 288 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
87 306 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
88 415 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
89 417 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
90 258 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
91 317 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
92 350 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
93 374 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
94 438 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
95 488 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
96 1095 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
97 100 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
98 195 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
99 226 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
100 235 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,406,783----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,01547$132,59327-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15