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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
1 598 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
2 659 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
3 150 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
4 231 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
5 359 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
6 364 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
7 217 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
8 309 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
9 362 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
10 722 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
11 455 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
12 462 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
13 551 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
14 520 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
15 784 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
16 669 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
17 131 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
18 615 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
19 602 Take Me to the River Abr. $65,516 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
20 169 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
21 234 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
22 360 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
23 335 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
24 267 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
25 116 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
26 112 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
27 509 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
28 607 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
29 98 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
30 262 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
31 593 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
32 71 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
33 218 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
34 49 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
35 396 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
36 162 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
37 294 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
38 758 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
39 275 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
40 327 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $240,959 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
41 197 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
42 390 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
43 490 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
44 606 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
45 448 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
46 384 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
47 731 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
48 212 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
49 54 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
50 287 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
51 135 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
52 242 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
53 284 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
54 281 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
55 402 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
56 247 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $375,156 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
57 259 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
58 630 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
59 272 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
60 695 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
61 339 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
62 456 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
63 298 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
64 330 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
65 107 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
66 271 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
67 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
68 439 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
69 213 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
70 508 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
71 243 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
72 689 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
73 288 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
74 391 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
75 346 The Green Prince MBox $219,670 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
76 59 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
77 556 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
78 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
79 417 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
80 204 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
81 103 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
82 170 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
83 110 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
84 770 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
85 261 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
86 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
87 453 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
88 108 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
89 255 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
90 538 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
91 182 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
92 113 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
93 186 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
94 425 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
95 595 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
96 432 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
97 61 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
98 154 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
99 268 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
100 68 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
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