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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, #1201-1291
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 748 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
2 752 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
3 755 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
4 760 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
5 761 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
6 767 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
7 768 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
8 773 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
9 775 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
10 780 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
11 781 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
12 791 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
13 792 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
14 795 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
15 802 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
16 811 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
17 815 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
18 820 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
19 821 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
20 826 Manakamana CGld $27,738 3 $3,635 1 4/18/14
21 830 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
22 838 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
23 842 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
24 847 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
25 862 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
26 864 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
27 867 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
28 874 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
29 877 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
30 878 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
31 884 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
32 893 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
33 895 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
34 919 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
35 923 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
36 926 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
37 931 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
38 934 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
39 936 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
40 937 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
41 943 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
42 952 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
43 979 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
44 985 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
45 987 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
46 997 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
47 1000 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
48 1002 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
49 1020 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
50 1041 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
51 1044 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
52 1062 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
53 1075 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
54 1078 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
55 1093 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
56 1110 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
57 1113 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
58 1115 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
59 1164 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
60 1205 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
61 1213 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
62 1216 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
63 1236 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
64 1249 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
65 400 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
66 404 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
67 471 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
68 496 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
69 502 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
70 517 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
71 524 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
72 527 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
73 535 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
74 546 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
75 568 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
76 599 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
77 604 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
78 622 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
79 626 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
80 655 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
81 667 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
82 689 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
83 706 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
84 709 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
85 712 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
86 721 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
87 725 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
88 739 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
89 750 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
90 758 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
91 763 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
92 772 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
93 778 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $33,935 2 $10,505 1 12/5/14
94 782 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
95 784 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
96 786 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
97 789 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
98 800 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
99 803 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
100 804 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15