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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, #1101-1186
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 836 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
2 893 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
3 905 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
4 935 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
5 943 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
6 1067 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
7 1072 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
8 1083 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
9 1148 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
10 439 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
11 618 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
12 977 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
13 1029 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
14 1042 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
15 923 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
16 498 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
17 441 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
18 814 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
19 865 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
20 1062 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
21 876 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
22 358 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
23 388 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
24 636 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
25 680 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
26 904 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
27 723 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
28 1082 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
29 71 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
30 89 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
31 218 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
32 310 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
33 385 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
34 707 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
35 871 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
36 114 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
37 289 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
38 856 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
39 247 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
40 440 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
41 303 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
42 577 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
43 677 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
44 857 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
45 212 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
46 431 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
47 771 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
48 - The Final Member Drafthouse n/a - n/a - 4/18/14
49 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
50 961 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
51 710 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $36,793 3 n/a - 6/7/13
52 652 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
53 287 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
54 615 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
55 291 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
56 414 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
57 1063 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
58 1068 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
59 1137 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
60 491 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
61 1010 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
62 263 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
63 1009 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
64 207 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
65 806 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
66 566 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
67 830 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
68 844 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
69 339 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
70 1116 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
71 768 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
72 802 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
73 991 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
74 1048 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
75 549 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
76 772 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
77 20 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
78 186 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
79 716 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
80 696 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
81 335 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
82 540 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
83 922 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
84 299 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
85 473 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
86 798 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
87 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
88 172 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
89 208 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
90 216 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
91 250 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
92 259 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
93 272 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
94 275 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
95 276 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
96 295 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
97 317 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
98 323 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
99 365 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
100 368 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,047,170,798----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,42748$138,85128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$538,281,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,330,5841,589$8,879,0251,551-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1186


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. 8/1/08
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15