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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, #1201-1227
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
802 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
803 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
804 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
805 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
806 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
807 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
808 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
809 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
810 The Dog Drft. $26,027 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
811 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
812 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
813 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
814 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
815 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
816 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
817 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
818 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
819 Manakamana CGld $24,182 2 $3,635 1 4/18/14
820 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
821 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
822 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
823 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
824 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
825 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
826 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
827 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
828 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
829 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
830 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
831 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
832 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
833 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
834 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
835 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
836 Finding Fela KL $22,575 2 n/a - 8/1/14
837 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
838 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
839 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
840 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
841 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
842 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
843 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
844 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
845 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
846 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
847 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
848 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
849 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
850 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
851 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
852 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
853 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
854 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
855 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
856 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
857 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
858 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
859 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
860 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
861 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
862 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
863 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
864 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
865 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
866 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
867 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
868 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
869 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
870 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
871 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
872 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
873 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
874 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
875 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
876 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
877 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
878 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
879 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
880 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
881 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
882 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
883 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
884 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
885 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
886 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
887 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
888 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
889 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
890 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
891 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
892 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
893 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
894 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
895 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
896 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
897 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
898 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
899 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
900 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,020,205----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,53548$134,60627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,670,647----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,283,5321,568$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, #1201-1227


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15