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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
1 278 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
2 627 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
3 456 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
4 1031 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
5 686 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
6 1010 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
7 862 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
8 839 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
9 950 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
10 767 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
11 756 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
12 759 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
13 748 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
14 1012 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
15 439 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
16 900 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
17 901 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
18 903 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
19 793 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
20 679 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
21 854 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
22 979 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
23 917 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
24 1001 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
25 699 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
26 540 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
27 1140 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
28 733 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
29 855 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
30 858 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
31 307 I Am Eleven Proud $269,131 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
32 665 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
33 1027 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
34 837 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
35 773 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
36 720 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
37 536 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
38 882 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
39 937 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
40 911 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
41 761 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
42 312 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
43 680 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
44 418 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
45 982 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
46 938 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
47 694 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
48 628 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
49 1006 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
50 795 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
51 832 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
52 673 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
53 915 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
54 866 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
55 987 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
56 730 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
57 836 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
58 494 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
59 502 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
60 958 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
61 807 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
62 813 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
63 1052 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
64 857 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
65 943 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
66 811 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
67 578 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
68 804 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
69 962 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
70 877 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
71 654 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
72 549 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
73 1020 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
74 620 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
75 574 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
76 615 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
77 864 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
78 329 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
79 757 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
80 825 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
81 949 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
82 912 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
83 820 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
84 1061 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
85 803 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
86 708 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
87 995 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
88 997 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
89 1024 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
90 843 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
91 932 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
92 923 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
93 1117 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
94 623 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
95 873 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
96 480 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
97 1037 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
98 953 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
99 721 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
100 1102 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,100,845,914----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,80846$129,75127-
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
K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun 8/22/14
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
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
An Honest Liar Abr. 6/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD