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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, #1201-1269
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 446 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
2 356 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
3 552 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
4 839 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
5 712 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
6 388 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
7 338 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
8 836 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
9 310 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
10 797 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
11 348 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
12 195 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
13 862 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
14 557 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
15 541 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
16 636 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
17 877 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
18 672 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
19 705 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
20 420 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
21 710 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
22 397 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
23 495 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
24 589 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
25 547 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
26 451 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
27 1048 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
28 328 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
29 582 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
30 592 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
31 736 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
32 245 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
33 521 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
34 369 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
35 657 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
36 619 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
37 749 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
38 300 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
39 614 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
40 466 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
41 502 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
42 823 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $27,140 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
43 283 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
44 649 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $52,862 2 $9,456 1 8/27/14
45 200 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
46 367 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
47 83 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
48 812 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
49 647 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
50 584 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
51 447 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
52 887 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
53 576 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
54 260 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
55 223 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
56 430 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
57 376 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
58 389 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
59 355 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
60 358 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
61 949 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
62 953 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
63 791 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
64 568 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
65 99 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
66 282 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
67 885 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
68 382 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
69 658 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
70 957 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
71 800 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
72 477 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
73 416 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
74 544 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
75 299 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
76 691 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
77 349 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
78 832 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
79 737 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
80 176 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
81 857 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
82 491 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
83 380 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
84 256 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
85 798 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
86 504 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
87 583 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
88 427 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
89 307 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
90 916 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
91 618 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
92 632 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
93 693 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
94 296 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
95 542 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
96 372 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
97 118 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
98 224 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
99 927 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
100 545 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,423,746----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,02947$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, #1201-1269


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
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