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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 224 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
2 231 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
3 232 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
4 257 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
5 277 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
6 305 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
7 307 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
8 325 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
9 340 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
10 346 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
11 352 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
12 362 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
13 369 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
14 383 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
15 386 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
16 389 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
17 403 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
18 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
19 452 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
20 455 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
21 466 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
22 472 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
23 482 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
24 483 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
25 510 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
26 514 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
27 559 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
28 591 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
29 635 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
30 642 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
31 656 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
32 664 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
33 669 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
34 678 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
35 694 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
36 697 The Dog Drft. $41,850 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
37 729 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
38 731 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
39 738 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
40 747 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
41 769 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
42 772 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
43 784 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
44 788 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
45 813 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
46 824 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
47 838 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
48 866 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
49 867 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
50 871 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
51 896 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
52 905 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
53 963 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
54 1024 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
55 1054 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
56 1074 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
57 1160 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
58 1192 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
59 1203 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
60 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
61 38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
62 53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
63 58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
64 62 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
65 64 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
66 65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
67 67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
68 69 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
69 71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
70 85 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
71 94 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
72 97 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
73 106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
74 107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
75 109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
76 111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
77 112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
78 127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
79 128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
80 134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
81 149 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
82 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
83 186 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
84 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
85 226 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
86 230 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
87 245 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
88 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
89 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
90 253 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
91 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
92 263 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
93 266 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
94 270 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
95 273 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
96 276 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
97 279 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
98 291 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
99 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
100 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15