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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
1 746 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
2 749 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
3 738 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
4 998 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
5 433 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
6 887 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
7 888 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
8 890 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
9 782 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
10 672 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
11 843 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
12 968 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
13 905 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
14 988 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
15 692 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
16 531 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
17 1125 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
18 723 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
19 844 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
20 847 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
21 610 I Am Eleven ICir $66,014 10 $5,800 2 9/12/14
22 659 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
23 1012 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
24 825 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
25 762 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
26 712 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
27 527 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
28 870 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
29 925 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
30 899 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
31 751 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
32 310 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
33 673 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
34 412 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
35 971 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
36 926 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
37 687 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
38 621 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
39 993 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
40 784 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
41 820 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
42 667 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
43 903 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
44 854 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
45 976 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
46 721 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
47 824 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
48 487 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
49 494 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
50 947 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
51 796 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
52 802 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
53 1036 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
54 846 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
55 931 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
56 800 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
57 569 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
58 793 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
59 951 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
60 865 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
61 648 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
62 540 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
63 1006 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
64 613 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
65 565 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
66 608 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
67 852 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
68 325 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
69 747 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
70 813 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
71 939 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
72 900 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
73 808 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
74 1046 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
75 792 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
76 700 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
77 983 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
78 985 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
79 1010 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
80 832 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
81 920 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
82 910 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
83 1102 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
84 616 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
85 861 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
86 473 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
87 1022 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
88 943 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
89 713 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
90 1086 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
91 878 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
92 780 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
93 755 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
94 944 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
95 1094 Actress (2014) CGld $7,170 1 $4,880 1 11/7/14
96 817 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
97 499 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
98 754 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
99 991 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
100 327 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,095,895,863----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,41947$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
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