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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, #1201-1282
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
902 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
903 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
904 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
905 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
906 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
907 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
908 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
909 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
910 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
911 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
912 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
913 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
914 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
915 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
916 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
917 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
918 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
919 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
920 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
921 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
922 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
923 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
924 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
925 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
926 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
927 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
928 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
929 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
930 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
931 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $17,884 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
932 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
933 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
934 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
935 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
936 The Principle RM $17,261 1 $8,657 1 10/24/14
937 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
938 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
939 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
940 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
941 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
942 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
943 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
944 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
945 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
946 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
947 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
948 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
949 Levitated Mass FRun $15,980 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
950 Watchers of the Sky MBox $15,963 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
951 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
952 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
953 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
954 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
955 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
956 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
957 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
958 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
959 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
960 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
961 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
962 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
963 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
964 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
965 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
966 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
967 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
968 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
969 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
970 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
971 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
972 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
973 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
974 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
975 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
976 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
977 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
978 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
979 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
980 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
981 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
982 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
983 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
984 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
985 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
986 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
987 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
988 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
989 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
990 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
991 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
992 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
993 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
994 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
995 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
996 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
997 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
998 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
1000 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
1001 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,094,985,244----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,39247$131,77527-
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, #1201-1282


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
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
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
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