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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, #1201-1245
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
2 121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
3 262 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
4 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
5 245 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
6 456 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
7 1131 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
8 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
9 360 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
10 53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
11 85 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
12 260 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
13 476 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
14 392 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
15 70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
16 1053 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
17 20 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
18 235 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
19 928 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
20 335 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
21 922 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
22 334 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
23 1094 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
24 296 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
25 304 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
26 622 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
27 1117 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
28 486 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
29 996 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
30 1164 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
31 645 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
32 824 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
33 36 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
34 1016 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
35 510 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
36 508 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
37 40 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
38 722 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
39 711 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
40 24 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
41 67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
42 404 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
43 828 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
44 735 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
45 1141 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
46 344 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
47 166 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
48 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
49 1148 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
50 370 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
51 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
52 49 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
53 915 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
54 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
55 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
56 59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
57 395 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
58 806 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
59 30 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
60 749 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
61 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
62 879 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
63 488 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
64 495 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
65 605 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
66 1140 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
67 234 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
68 1193 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
69 303 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
70 173 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
71 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
72 1045 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
73 930 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
74 281 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
75 674 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
76 400 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
77 436 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
78 457 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
79 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
80 66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
81 991 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
82 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
83 213 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
84 513 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
85 984 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
86 1143 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
87 105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
88 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
89 768 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
90 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
91 603 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
92 1165 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
93 341 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
94 393 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
95 1028 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
96 118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
97 315 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
98 327 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
99 308 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
100 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,908,159----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,05248$133,06927-
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, #1201-1245


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Jupiter's Wife AL 8/18/95
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 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
God the Father RM 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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15