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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, #1201-1250
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 383 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
2 567 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
3 688 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
4 247 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
5 91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
6 311 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
7 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
8 408 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
9 141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
10 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
11 121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
12 480 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
13 340 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
14 138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
15 496 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
16 563 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
17 377 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
18 92 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
19 122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
20 44 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
21 425 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
22 74 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
23 62 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
24 182 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
25 160 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
26 323 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
27 188 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
28 104 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
29 150 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
30 406 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
31 207 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
32 451 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
33 35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
34 101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
35 151 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
36 66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
37 37 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
38 176 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
39 531 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
40 156 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
41 73 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
42 229 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
43 173 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
44 240 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
45 192 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
46 103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
47 137 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
48 289 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
49 415 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
50 466 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
51 59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
52 43 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
53 147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
54 50 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
55 88 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
56 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
57 295 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
58 132 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
59 367 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
60 238 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
61 374 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
62 64 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
63 94 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
64 80 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
65 416 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
66 69 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
67 42 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
68 220 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
69 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
70 87 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
71 76 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
72 148 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
73 198 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
74 431 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
75 180 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
76 105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
77 178 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
78 235 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
79 332 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
80 95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
81 517 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
82 110 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
83 36 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
84 299 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
85 275 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
86 167 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
87 219 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
88 118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
89 125 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
90 52 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
91 187 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
92 261 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
93 100 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
94 290 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
95 159 Life Itself Magn. $805,213 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
96 77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
97 262 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
98 49 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
99 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
100 27 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 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
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 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
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15