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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 213 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
2 221 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
3 255 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
4 264 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
5 278 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
6 280 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
7 281 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
8 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
9 323 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
10 330 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
11 374 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
12 377 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
13 388 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
14 410 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
15 445 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
16 456 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
17 457 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
18 468 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
19 506 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
20 540 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
21 551 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
22 553 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
23 580 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
24 589 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
25 603 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
26 617 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
27 630 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
28 645 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
29 655 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
30 657 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
31 667 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
32 672 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
33 683 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
34 701 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $41,441 1 $9,456 1 8/27/14
35 706 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
36 729 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
37 734 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
38 735 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
39 739 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
40 742 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
41 745 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
42 748 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
43 753 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
44 757 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
45 760 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
46 768 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
47 775 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
48 789 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
49 799 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
50 805 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
51 806 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
52 812 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
53 857 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
54 875 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
55 887 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
56 889 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
57 896 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
58 899 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
59 914 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
60 919 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
61 929 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
62 937 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
63 943 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
64 944 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
65 957 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
66 971 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
67 988 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
68 1001 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
69 1003 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
70 1012 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
71 1013 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
72 1016 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
73 1018 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
74 1027 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
75 1032 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
76 1033 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
77 1042 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
78 1046 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
79 1048 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
80 1056 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
81 1060 Levitated Mass First Run $7,005 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
82 1062 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
83 1063 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
84 1078 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
85 1079 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
86 1083 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
87 1092 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
88 1106 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
89 1107 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
90 1112 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
91 1113 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
92 1118 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
93 1119 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
94 1122 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
95 1134 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
96 1142 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
97 1145 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
98 1155 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
99 1157 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $2,674 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
100 1158 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,758,857----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,66848$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15