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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, #1201-1282
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1141 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
2 908 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
3 1205 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
4 1172 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
5 1171 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
6 1115 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $6,487 1 $2,354 1 10/29/14
7 1160 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
8 1018 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
9 896 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
10 949 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
11 1207 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
12 767 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
13 732 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
14 892 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
15 578 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
16 619 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
17 1142 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
18 1174 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
19 684 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
20 1007 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
21 1168 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
22 676 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
23 1023 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
24 1173 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
25 982 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
26 1210 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
27 783 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
28 1169 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
29 1156 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
30 1200 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
31 1124 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
32 1044 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
33 1186 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
34 931 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
35 1064 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
36 1113 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
37 1165 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
38 1176 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
39 1129 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
40 1211 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
41 1074 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
42 1017 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
43 1121 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
44 1162 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
45 973 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
46 927 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $18,078 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
47 881 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
48 884 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
49 1025 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
50 970 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
51 787 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
52 1080 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
53 1079 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
54 733 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
55 974 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
56 1090 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
57 597 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
58 984 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
59 1029 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
60 1157 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
61 889 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
62 1109 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
63 1216 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
64 952 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
65 1114 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
66 1201 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
67 1190 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
68 1204 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
69 1195 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
70 1144 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
71 1164 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
72 981 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
73 1058 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
74 1185 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
75 1159 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
76 735 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
77 598 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
78 702 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
79 1148 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
80 833 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
81 1108 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
82 758 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
83 961 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
84 872 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
85 1203 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
86 1040 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
87 1106 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
88 933 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
89 1183 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
90 308 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
91 630 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
92 1181 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
93 923 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
94 1227 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
95 1155 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
96 1140 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
97 1116 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
98 960 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
99 1188 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
100 1050 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,095,977,130----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,48447$131,67627-
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, #1201-1282


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
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
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
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