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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, #1201-1269
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 339 The Agronomist ThinkFilm $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
2 348 Bus 174 ThinkFilm $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
3 355 Mondovino ThinkFilm $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
4 361 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till ThinkFilm $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
5 383 Protocols of Zion ThinkFilm $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
6 400 Nanking ThinkFilm $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
7 474 War/Dance ThinkFilm $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
8 585 Zoo ThinkFilm $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
9 624 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ThinkFilm $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
10 675 Ghosts of Cite Soleil ThinkFilm $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
11 689 The Hip Hop Project ThinkFilm $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
12 738 Tell Them Who You Are ThinkFilm $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
13 835 Lake of Fire ThinkFilm $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
14 859 F**k ThinkFilm $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
15 870 Three of Hearts ThinkFilm $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
16 933 The Last Mogul ThinkFilm $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
17 934 Genesis ThinkFilm $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
18 937 I Like Killing Flies ThinkFilm $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
19 1062 Glastonbury ThinkFilm $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
20 1145 Blood and Tears ThinkFilm $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
21 1198 The Big Question ThinkFilm $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
22 1224 The Trials of Darryl Hunt ThinkFilm $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
23 - Overnight ThinkFilm n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
24 - Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine ThinkFilm n/a - n/a - 12/3/04
25 646 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tilapia Film $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
26 - Codebreaker TODpix n/a - n/a - 10/17/12
27 977 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tostie Productions $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
28 824 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela Media $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
29 399 NAS: Time is Illmatic Tribeca Film $162,271 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
30 627 Side By Side Tribeca Film $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
31 736 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Tribeca Film $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
32 844 Shut Up Little Man Tribeca Film $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
33 1007 Ultrasuede Tribeca Film $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
34 1122 Bookers Place Tribeca Film $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
35 7 One Direction: This is Us TriStar $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
36 77 A Brief History of Time Triton $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
37 115 Hearts of Darkness Triton $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
38 751 Twist (1993) Triton $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
39 1014 The Last Party Triton $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
40 87 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly Indie $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
41 457 The First Saturday in May Truly Indie $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
42 545 51 Birch Street Truly Indie $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
43 610 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly Indie $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
44 782 Living in Emergency Truly Indie $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
45 795 Fighting for Life Truly Indie $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
46 858 Incendiary Truly Indie $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
47 948 Dumbstruck Truly Indie $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
48 1039 Something to Cheer About Truly Indie $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
49 - Reincarnated Truly Indie n/a - n/a - 3/15/13
50 265 Grass Unapix Ent. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
51 364 Imelda Unico Entertainment $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
52 11 Bowling for Columbine United Artists $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
53 309 The Yes Men United Artists $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
54 171 First Descent Universal $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
55 181 Inside Deep Throat Universal $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
56 780 Fuel Unknown $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
57 1150 Twisted: A Balloonamentary Unknown $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
58 230 Sound City Variance Films $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
59 416 Citizen Koch Variance Films $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
60 449 Until the Light Takes Us Variance Films $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
61 527 American: The Bill Hicks Story Variance Films $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
62 587 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Variance Films $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
63 617 How to Live Forever Variance Films $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
64 635 Terms and Conditions May Apply Variance Films $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
65 641 The Lottery Variance Films $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
66 664 God Loves Uganda Variance Films $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
67 696 American Made Movie Variance Films $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
68 729 Addiction Incorporated Variance Films $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
69 767 Hit So Hard Variance Films $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
70 798 Walking on Dead Fish Variance Films $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
71 831 Nursery University Variance Films $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
72 832 Elena (2014) Variance Films $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
73 852 Video Games: The Movie Variance Films $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
74 963 Head Games Variance Films $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
75 1008 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Variance Films $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
76 1121 Elevate Variance Films $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
77 1179 The Weird World of Blowfly Variance Films $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
78 - General Orders No. 9 Variance Films n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
79 1180 Fatal Assistance Velvet Films $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
80 676 American Mustang Vitagraph $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
81 683 Collapse Vitagraph $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
82 775 Running From Crazy Vitagraph $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
83 925 Sunset Story Vitagraph $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
84 1184 The Hacker Wars Vitagraph $2,958 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
85 1187 Knuckle Vitagraph $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
86 509 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story Walking on Water Films $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
87 26 Roger and Me Warner Bros. $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
88 48 Imagine: John Lennon Warner Bros. $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
89 168 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones Warner Bros. $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
90 198 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary Warner Bros. $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
91 213 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser Warner Bros. $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
92 243 Into the Arms of Strangers Warner Bros. $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
93 2 March of the Penguins Warner Independent $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
94 177 The 11th Hour Warner Independent $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
95 489 Darfur Now Warner Independent $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
96 69 Freeriders Warren Miller $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
97 76 Snowriders 2 Warren Miller $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
98 82 Snowriders Warren Miller $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
99 84 Endless Winter Warren Miller $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
100 85 Vertical Reality Warren Miller $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,423,746----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,02947$132,59327-
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, #1201-1269


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
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
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