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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, #1201-1215
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 440 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
2 423 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
3 265 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
4 190 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
5 662 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
6 690 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
7 792 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
8 724 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
9 327 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
10 194 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
11 403 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
12 246 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
13 550 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
14 65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
15 742 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
16 756 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
17 586 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
18 308 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
19 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
20 157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
21 397 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
22 870 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
23 460 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
24 718 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
25 826 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
26 455 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
27 126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
28 344 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
29 521 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
30 378 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
31 315 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
32 612 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
33 277 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
34 497 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
35 579 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
36 398 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
37 693 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
38 161 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
39 805 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
40 513 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
41 222 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
42 657 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
43 880 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
44 433 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
45 891 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
46 527 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
47 413 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
48 642 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
49 779 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
50 604 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
51 290 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
52 581 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
53 529 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
54 897 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
55 221 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
56 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
57 365 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
58 526 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
59 293 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
60 672 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
61 615 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
62 602 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
63 888 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
64 304 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
65 429 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $136,257 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
66 568 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
67 492 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
68 774 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
69 253 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
70 373 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
71 480 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
72 830 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
73 174 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
74 714 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
75 806 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
76 342 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
77 669 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
78 296 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
79 528 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
80 428 Citizen Koch Vari. $136,511 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
81 466 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
82 776 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
83 925 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
84 637 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
85 375 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
86 858 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
87 279 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
88 98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
89 552 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
90 767 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
91 921 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
92 918 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
93 349 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
94 347 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
95 382 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
96 368 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
97 418 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
98 220 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
99 257 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
100 561 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,075,067,962----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,99748$135,77727-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$559,537,433----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,976,8721,568$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, #1201-1215


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Something to Cheer About Truly 4/27/07
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
Video Games: The Movie Vari. 7/18/14
There's No Place Like Utopia RM 7/18/14
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15