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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, #1301-1306
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 945 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
2 1203 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
3 310 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
4 637 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
5 1201 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
6 936 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
7 1249 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
8 1174 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
9 1156 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
10 1132 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
11 972 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
12 1208 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
13 1000 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
14 1217 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
15 893 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
16 1092 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
17 681 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
18 1186 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
19 1228 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
20 1151 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
21 1153 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
22 1068 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
23 1244 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
24 380 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
25 960 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
26 1061 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
27 1240 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
28 1251 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
29 1055 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
30 1216 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
31 1163 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
32 1087 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
33 940 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
34 1241 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
35 1238 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
36 984 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
37 1152 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
38 1261 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
39 1136 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
40 226 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
41 1239 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
42 1264 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
43 1263 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
44 1242 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
45 1211 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
46 1250 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
47 887 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
48 410 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
49 1076 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
50 970 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
51 1232 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
52 1154 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
53 1247 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
54 1245 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
55 1167 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
56 1109 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
57 1252 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
58 1234 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
59 1248 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
60 1169 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
61 1204 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
62 1262 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
63 1190 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
64 1257 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
65 888 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
66 1258 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
67 1267 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
68 1259 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
69 1269 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
70 1236 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $1,803 2 $572 1 2/25/15
71 1235 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
72 1075 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
73 1260 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
74 1265 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
75 1059 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
76 1142 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
77 385 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
78 1229 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
79 1246 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
80 1272 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
81 990 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
82 949 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
83 1268 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
84 1266 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
85 230 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
86 1254 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
87 1256 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
88 1233 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
89 1222 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
90 1255 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
91 1226 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
92 26 Jerusalem NGE $7,206,618 33 n/a - 9/13/13
93 33 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
94 77 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
95 83 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
96 85 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
97 86 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
98 91 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
99 115 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
100 118 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,101,484,951----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,62946$129,66727-
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, #1301-1306


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun 1/25/12
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Mind of Mark DeFriest CDF 3/6/15
Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. 3/6/15
An Honest Liar Abr. 3/6/15
Seymour: An Introduction IFC 3/13/15
WARx2 WARX2 3/20/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD