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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, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 784 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
2 1061 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
3 403 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
4 870 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
5 64 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
6 764 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
7 797 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
8 1372 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
9 33 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
10 975 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
11 1003 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
12 1290 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
13 1366 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
14 1360 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
15 624 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
16 1369 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
17 114 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
18 1188 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
19 1193 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
20 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
21 61 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
22 1037 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
23 1288 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
24 495 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
25 680 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
26 1010 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
27 1038 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
28 1325 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
29 25 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
30 663 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
31 823 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
32 1070 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
33 1112 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
34 48 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
35 482 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
36 843 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
37 973 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
38 209 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
39 919 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
40 397 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
41 217 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
42 1027 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
43 899 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
44 203 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
45 67 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
46 1362 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
47 640 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
48 1268 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
49 363 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
50 1161 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
51 1350 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
52 263 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
53 58 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
54 885 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
55 1383 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
56 - Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine Think n/a - n/a - 12/3/04
57 560 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
58 145 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
59 - Overnight Think n/a - n/a - 11/10/04
60 669 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
61 1301 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
62 707 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
63 275 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
64 583 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
65 220 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
66 213 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
67 504 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
68 543 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
69 805 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
70 1270 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
71 351 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
72 1305 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
73 883 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
74 1049 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
75 1357 Persons of Interest FRun $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
76 1358 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
77 1302 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
78 631 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
79 268 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
80 371 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
81 429 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
82 802 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
83 249 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
84 1219 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
85 141 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
86 980 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
87 1090 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
88 1140 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
89 88 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
90 136 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
91 297 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
92 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
93 277 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
94 513 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
95 1297 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
96 285 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
97 406 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
98 60 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
99 96 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
100 295 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,138,740----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,60550$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,651,345----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,8061,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD