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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
1 504 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
2 537 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
3 587 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
4 697 The Dog Drft. $41,850 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
5 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
6 111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
7 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
8 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
9 210 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
10 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
11 264 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
12 274 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
13 316 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
14 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
15 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
16 463 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
17 477 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
18 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
19 131 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
20 166 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
21 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
22 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
23 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
24 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
25 381 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
26 396 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
27 397 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
28 418 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
29 434 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
30 464 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
31 650 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
32 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
33 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
34 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
35 232 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
36 250 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
37 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
38 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
39 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
40 337 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
41 342 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
42 372 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
43 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
44 491 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
45 495 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
46 528 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
47 536 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
48 183 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
49 205 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
50 221 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
51 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
52 317 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
53 324 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
54 344 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
55 350 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
56 358 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
57 364 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
58 382 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
59 410 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
60 423 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
61 425 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
62 449 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
63 487 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
64 502 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
65 618 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
66 659 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
67 743 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
68 818 Take Me to the River Abr. $25,588 12 $25,588 12 9/12/14
69 909 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
70 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
71 217 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $476,608 11 n/a - 9/6/13
72 268 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
73 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
74 295 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
75 310 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
76 338 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
77 341 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
78 384 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
79 387 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
80 415 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
81 426 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
82 433 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
83 448 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
84 480 Finding Fela KL $109,880 11 n/a - 8/1/14
85 499 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
86 517 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
87 789 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
88 852 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
89 116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
90 236 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
91 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
92 263 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
93 276 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
94 287 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
95 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
96 357 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
97 378 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
98 394 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
99 416 Code Black Long Shot $150,290 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
100 445 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$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
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15