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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 862 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
2 657 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
3 689 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
4 412 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
5 694 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
6 392 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
7 488 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
8 578 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
9 536 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
10 444 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
11 1024 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
12 324 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
13 571 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
14 581 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
15 722 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
16 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
17 512 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
18 365 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
19 642 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
20 608 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
21 735 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
22 298 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
23 603 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
24 459 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
25 495 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
26 281 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
27 701 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $41,441 1 $9,456 1 8/27/14
28 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
29 363 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
30 82 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
31 798 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
32 634 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
33 573 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
34 440 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
35 872 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
36 565 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
37 258 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
38 222 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
39 423 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
40 371 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
41 384 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
42 351 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
43 354 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
44 932 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
45 935 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
46 776 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
47 557 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
48 98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
49 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
50 870 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
51 377 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
52 643 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
53 939 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
54 785 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
55 469 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
56 408 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
57 533 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
58 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
59 676 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
60 344 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
61 816 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
62 723 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
63 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
64 842 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
65 484 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
66 375 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
67 254 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
68 783 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
69 497 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
70 572 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
71 420 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
72 305 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
73 900 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
74 607 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
75 620 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
76 678 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
77 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
78 531 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
79 368 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
80 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
81 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
82 909 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
83 534 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
84 586 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
85 291 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
86 609 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
87 788 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
88 648 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
89 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
90 532 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
91 903 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
92 437 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
93 892 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
94 664 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
95 224 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
96 518 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
97 815 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
98 162 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
99 702 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
100 400 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15