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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1176 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
2 221 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
3 330 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
4 368 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
5 539 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
6 555 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
7 604 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
8 799 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
9 833 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
10 862 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
11 878 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
12 885 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
13 947 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
14 960 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
15 995 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
16 1003 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
17 1141 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
18 1146 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
19 1158 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
20 1228 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
21 459 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
22 558 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $80,090 14 n/a - 9/26/14
23 654 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
24 1041 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
25 1100 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
26 1114 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
27 983 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
28 524 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
29 461 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
30 863 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
31 916 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
32 1135 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
33 928 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
34 371 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
35 406 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
36 677 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
37 724 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
38 959 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
39 766 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
40 1157 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
41 403 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $159,038 9 $18,885 1 10/10/14
42 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
43 91 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
44 224 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
45 318 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
46 401 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
47 750 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
48 924 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
49 118 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
50 296 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
51 905 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
52 254 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
53 460 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
54 310 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
55 794 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
56 1065 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
57 333 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
58 608 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
59 721 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
60 907 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
61 218 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
62 327 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $240,959 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
63 453 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
64 700 The Dog Drafthouse $44,553 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
65 816 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
66 945 The Overnighters Drafthouse $15,589 2 $4,324 1 10/10/14
67 1010 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
68 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
69 1024 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
70 656 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
71 692 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
72 294 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
73 650 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
74 298 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
75 435 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
76 1136 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
77 1142 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
78 1217 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
79 516 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
80 1079 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
81 270 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
82 1078 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
83 214 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
84 547 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
85 855 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
86 595 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
87 879 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
88 893 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
89 350 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
90 1196 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
91 813 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
92 851 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
93 1056 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
94 1120 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
95 579 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
96 818 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
97 674 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
98 22 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
99 192 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
100 758 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,406,783----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,01547$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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
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