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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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 226 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
2 225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
3 221 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
4 217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
5 213 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
6 206 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
7 205 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
8 204 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
9 203 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
10 199 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
11 198 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
12 197 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
13 194 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
14 186 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
15 182 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
16 180 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
17 178 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
18 175 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
19 167 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
20 166 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
21 165 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
22 160 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
23 155 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
24 149 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
25 148 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
26 146 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
27 145 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
28 144 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $929,017 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
29 142 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
30 137 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
31 128 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
32 125 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
33 121 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
34 119 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
35 104 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
36 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
37 100 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
38 92 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
39 88 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
40 83 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
41 79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
42 71 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
43 62 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
44 52 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
45 32 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
46 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
47 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
48 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
49 1249 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
50 1244 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
51 1242 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
52 1231 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
53 1222 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
54 1219 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
55 1218 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
56 1209 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
57 1194 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
58 1169 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
59 1168 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
60 1160 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
61 1155 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
62 1154 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
63 1151 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
64 1146 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
65 1137 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
66 1129 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
67 1103 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
68 1102 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
69 1088 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
70 1079 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
71 1077 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
72 1073 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
73 1055 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
74 1047 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
75 1042 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
76 1002 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
77 1001 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
78 988 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
79 981 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
80 979 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
81 977 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
82 972 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
83 965 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
84 956 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
85 948 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
86 930 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
87 929 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
88 927 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
89 922 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
90 920 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
91 909 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
92 898 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
93 895 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
94 890 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
95 888 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
96 883 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
97 869 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
98 867 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
99 865 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
100 851 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,881,303----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41447$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
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