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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, #1201-1298
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 892 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
2 894 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
3 899 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
4 902 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
5 913 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
6 924 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
7 926 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
8 931 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
9 933 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
10 934 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
11 951 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
12 959 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
13 968 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
14 974 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
15 979 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
16 981 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
17 983 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
18 990 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
19 994 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
20 1004 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
21 1005 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
22 1046 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
23 1051 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
24 1076 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
25 1080 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
26 1083 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
27 1092 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
28 1107 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
29 1108 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
30 1134 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
31 1142 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
32 1150 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
33 1155 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
34 1158 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
35 1159 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
36 1165 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
37 1173 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
38 1174 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
39 1199 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
40 1215 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
41 1224 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
42 1225 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
43 1228 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
44 1237 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
45 1248 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
46 1250 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
47 1255 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
48 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
49 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
50 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
51 32 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
52 52 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
53 62 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
54 71 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
55 80 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
56 84 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
57 88 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
58 92 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
59 100 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
60 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
61 104 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
62 119 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
63 121 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
64 125 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
65 128 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
66 133 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,114,975 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
67 138 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
68 143 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
69 145 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
70 146 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
71 148 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
72 149 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
73 155 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
74 160 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
75 165 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
76 166 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
77 167 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
78 175 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
79 178 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
80 180 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
81 182 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
82 186 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
83 194 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
84 197 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
85 199 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
86 200 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
87 203 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
88 204 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
89 205 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
90 206 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
91 213 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
92 217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
93 221 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
94 225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
95 227 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
96 228 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
97 230 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
98 233 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
99 239 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
100 241 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,099,493,028----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,85247$130,18727-
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, #1201-1298


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 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
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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD