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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, #1201-1300, #1301-1313
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 673 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
2 659 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
3 1072 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
4 794 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
5 1154 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
6 1166 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
7 654 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
8 959 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
9 754 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
10 1112 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
11 501 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
12 598 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
13 825 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
14 1070 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
15 343 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
16 446 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
17 1101 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
18 524 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
19 1049 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
20 1117 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
21 557 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
22 779 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
23 746 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
24 638 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
25 1180 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
26 1015 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
27 1135 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
28 1194 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
29 1111 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
30 1052 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
31 1083 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
32 824 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
33 1073 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
34 1172 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
35 811 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
36 878 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
37 981 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
38 1035 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
39 857 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
40 1124 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
41 983 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
42 1006 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
43 853 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
44 1008 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
45 782 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
46 759 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
47 1042 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
48 577 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
49 1187 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
50 848 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
51 706 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
52 1029 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
53 662 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
54 1116 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
55 1119 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
56 822 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
57 963 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
58 512 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
59 1088 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
60 601 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
61 1026 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
62 502 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
63 723 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
64 916 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
65 1077 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
66 972 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
67 665 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
68 1179 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
69 1053 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
70 655 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
71 631 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
72 894 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
73 581 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
74 993 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
75 1019 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
76 833 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
77 1130 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
78 617 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
79 1024 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
80 1127 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
81 967 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
82 645 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
83 607 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
84 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
85 791 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
86 931 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
87 792 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
88 898 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
89 717 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
90 1021 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
91 1091 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
92 958 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
93 925 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
94 934 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
95 1034 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
96 971 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
97 572 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
98 334 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
99 1010 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
100 769 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,103,247,481----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$863,93746$129,12126-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1313


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Benda Bilili! NGE 9/30/11
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 5/29/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD