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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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 946 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
2 1028 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
3 476 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
4 865 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
5 617 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
6 1107 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
7 915 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
8 924 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
9 834 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
10 1016 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
11 990 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
12 988 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
13 701 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
14 794 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
15 1051 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
16 811 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
17 904 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
18 942 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
19 816 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
20 748 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
21 325 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
22 856 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
23 610 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
24 568 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
25 614 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
26 1012 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
27 544 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
28 649 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
29 869 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
30 955 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
31 795 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
32 572 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
33 802 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
34 935 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
35 849 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
36 1042 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
37 804 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
38 798 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
39 951 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
40 497 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
41 490 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
42 827 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
43 722 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
44 981 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
45 858 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
46 907 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
47 668 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
48 823 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
49 786 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
50 998 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
51 623 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
52 688 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
53 930 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
54 976 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
55 416 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
56 674 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
57 310 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
58 752 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
59 903 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
60 929 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
61 874 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
62 531 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
63 713 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
64 764 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
65 828 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
66 1018 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
67 660 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
68 374 I Am Eleven Proud $195,350 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
69 850 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
70 847 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
71 724 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
72 1130 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
73 535 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
74 693 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
75 993 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
76 909 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
77 973 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
78 846 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
79 673 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
80 784 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
81 894 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
82 892 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
83 891 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
84 436 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
85 1004 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
86 739 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
87 750 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
88 747 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
89 758 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
90 943 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
91 830 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
92 854 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
93 1002 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
94 680 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
95 1022 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
96 452 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
97 622 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
98 278 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
99 710 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
100 661 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,098,102,943----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,59047$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
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