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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, #1201-1291
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 253 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
2 257 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
3 259 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
4 261 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
5 269 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
6 272 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
7 276 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
8 279 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
9 282 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
10 285 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
11 298 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
12 299 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
13 300 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
14 305 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
15 323 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
16 336 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
17 342 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
18 346 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
19 351 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
20 353 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
21 354 Art and Craft Osci. $215,300 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
22 359 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
23 365 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
24 370 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
25 374 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
26 375 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
27 387 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
28 396 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
29 403 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
30 405 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
31 417 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
32 427 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
33 432 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
34 433 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
35 446 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
36 447 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
37 449 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
38 452 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
39 461 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
40 467 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
41 471 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
42 473 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
43 476 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
44 477 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
45 482 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
46 502 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
47 503 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
48 506 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
49 513 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
50 517 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
51 522 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
52 523 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
53 527 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
54 536 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
55 541 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
56 546 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
57 550 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
58 551 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
59 553 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
60 556 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
61 561 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
62 564 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
63 574 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
64 578 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
65 581 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
66 594 I Am Eleven ICir $69,718 10 $5,800 2 9/12/14
67 606 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
68 609 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
69 623 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
70 630 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
71 651 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
72 653 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
73 654 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
74 660 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
75 679 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
76 688 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
77 698 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
78 703 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
79 712 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
80 727 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
81 740 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
82 741 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
83 755 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
84 756 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
85 772 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
86 780 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
87 784 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
88 794 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
89 798 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
90 813 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
91 831 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
92 846 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
93 851 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
94 864 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
95 866 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
96 868 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
97 882 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
98 887 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
99 889 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
100 894 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
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