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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 39 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
2 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
3 1228 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
4 1217 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
5 1187 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
6 1100 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
7 1079 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
8 1046 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
9 985 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
10 922 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
11 912 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
12 885 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
13 881 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
14 880 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
15 852 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
16 839 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
17 828 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
18 803 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
19 799 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
20 787 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
21 784 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
22 763 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
23 752 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
24 745 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
25 742 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
26 709 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
27 700 The Dog Drft. $44,532 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
28 692 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
29 683 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
30 678 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
31 670 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
32 656 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
33 646 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
34 602 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
35 569 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
36 557 Pump SD $80,149 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
37 523 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
38 517 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
39 490 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
40 489 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
41 479 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
42 473 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
43 461 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
44 458 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
45 438 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
46 409 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
47 394 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
48 391 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
49 388 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
50 374 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
51 366 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
52 355 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
53 350 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
54 344 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
55 328 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
56 309 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
57 307 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
58 279 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
59 259 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
60 233 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
61 232 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
62 225 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
63 219 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
64 217 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
65 212 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
66 209 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
67 207 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
68 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
69 186 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
70 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
71 182 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
72 167 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
73 166 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
74 138 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
75 122 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
76 104 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
77 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
78 74 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
79 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
80 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
81 51 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
82 49 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
83 43 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
84 41 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
85 38 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
86 35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
87 22 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
88 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
89 1118 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
90 1080 Watchers of the Sky MBox $7,473 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
91 1069 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
92 1055 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
93 1028 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
94 1011 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
95 993 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
96 863 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
97 853 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
98 816 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
99 802 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
100 780 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,628,412----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,38547$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
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
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