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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, #1201-1250
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1040 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
2 313 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
3 338 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
4 342 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
5 157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
6 379 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
7 472 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
8 568 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
9 838 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
10 1092 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
11 1178 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
12 862 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
13 1087 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
14 1129 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
15 937 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
16 547 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
17 384 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
18 692 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
19 946 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
20 357 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
21 776 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
22 57 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
23 673 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
24 706 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
25 1207 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
26 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
27 871 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
28 895 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
29 1134 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
30 1202 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
31 1196 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
32 549 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
33 1204 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
34 101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
35 1051 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
36 1056 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
37 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
38 54 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
39 925 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
40 1132 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
41 440 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
42 597 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
43 901 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
44 926 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
45 1166 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
46 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
47 582 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
48 728 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
49 955 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
50 986 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
51 42 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
52 429 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
53 749 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
54 870 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
55 186 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
56 820 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
57 351 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
58 192 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
59 916 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
60 801 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
61 180 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
62 60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
63 1198 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
64 562 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
65 1120 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
66 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
67 1030 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
68 1187 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
69 232 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
70 51 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
71 790 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
72 1215 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
73 - Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine Think n/a - n/a - 12/3/04
74 495 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
75 130 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
76 - Overnight Think n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
77 587 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
78 1145 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
79 620 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
80 243 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
81 517 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
82 195 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
83 190 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
84 448 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
85 480 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
86 713 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
87 1122 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
88 307 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
89 1149 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
90 788 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
91 935 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
92 1193 Persons of Interest FRun $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
93 1194 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
94 1146 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
95 553 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
96 236 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
97 326 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
98 381 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
99 710 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
100 220 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
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
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15