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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 57 Grizzly Man Lions Gate $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
2 82 Beyond the Mat Lions Gate $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
3 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions Gate $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
4 215 Mr. Death Lions Gate $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
5 495 Stevie Lions Gate $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
6 915 American Cannibal Lifesize $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
7 938 Wall Lifesize $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
8 - The Blood of My Brother Lifesize n/a - n/a - 6/30/06
9 610 Crime After Crime Life Sentence Films/mTuckman Media $60,291 5 $3,215 1 7/1/11
10 552 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve Liberty Street Films $77,619 5 n/a - 9/6/13
11 954 Kicking It Liberation Entertainment $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
12 1206 Jesus, You Know Leisure Time $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
13 995 American Meat Leave It Better $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
14 510 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lantern Lane $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
15 1174 Running with Arnold Lantern Lane $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
16 682 Greedy Lying Bastards Lambert Releasing $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
17 868 The First Basket Laemmle / Zeller Films $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
18 947 Up for Grabs Laemmle / Zeller Films $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
19 619 Farmageddon Kristin Marie Productions $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
20 390 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch Lorber Films $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
21 392 The Five Obstructions Koch Lorber Films $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
22 583 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch Lorber Films $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
23 814 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch Lorber Films $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
24 881 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch Lorber Films $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
25 322 Gerhard Richter Painting Kino Lorber $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
26 387 Afternoon of a Faun Kino Lorber $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
27 411 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Kino Lorber $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
28 440 Kumare Kino Lorber $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
29 470 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm Kino Lorber $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
30 478 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
31 480 Finding Fela Kino Lorber $109,880 11 n/a - 8/1/14
32 548 More Than Honey Kino Lorber $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
33 614 The Trials of Muhammad Ali Kino Lorber $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
34 718 Khodorkovsky Kino Lorber $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
35 772 Whores' Glory Kino Lorber $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
36 778 Meet the Fokkens Kino Lorber $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
37 826 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
38 833 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Kino Lorber $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
39 841 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
40 883 Charlotte Rampling: The Look Kino Lorber $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
41 910 Who is Dayani Cristal? Kino Lorber $17,128 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
42 1009 Putin's Kiss Kino Lorber $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
43 1041 La Maison De La Radio Kino Lorber $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
44 1128 Yangsi Kino Lorber $4,008 1 n/a - 12/7/12
45 1131 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film Kino Lorber $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
46 1151 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster Kino Lorber $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
47 1197 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet Kino Lorber $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
48 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
49 222 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
50 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
51 700 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
52 766 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
53 792 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
54 902 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
55 1019 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
56 1021 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
57 1058 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
58 1106 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
59 1210 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
60 1194 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
61 1069 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
62 275 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
63 692 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
64 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
65 565 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
66 303 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
67 1005 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
68 502 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
69 89 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
70 609 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
71 777 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
72 128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
73 143 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
74 249 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
75 250 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
76 319 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
77 321 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
78 399 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
79 437 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
80 438 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
81 471 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
82 489 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
83 562 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
84 573 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
85 612 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
86 627 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
87 628 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
88 663 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
89 679 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
90 688 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
91 721 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
92 795 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
93 797 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
94 865 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
95 871 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
96 877 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
97 1090 I Am Eleven International Film Circuit $5,800 2 $5,800 2 9/12/14
98 1094 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
99 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
100 939 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$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
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
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