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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
1 579 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
2 500 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
3 27 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
4 1181 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
5 56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
6 702 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
7 844 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
8 977 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
9 1093 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
10 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
11 781 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
12 389 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
13 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
14 159 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
15 259 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
16 892 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
17 147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
18 564 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
19 197 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
20 1050 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
21 306 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
22 821 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
23 909 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
24 1035 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
25 112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
26 364 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
27 504 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
28 445 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
29 63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
30 630 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
31 640 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
32 770 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
33 1104 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
34 989 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
35 25 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
36 915 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
37 479 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
38 12 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
39 55 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
40 529 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
41 580 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
42 588 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
43 548 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
44 591 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
45 460 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
46 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
47 221 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
48 1005 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
49 1021 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
50 354 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
51 442 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
52 982 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
53 975 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
54 678 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
55 734 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
56 618 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
57 670 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
58 200 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
59 473 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
60 1204 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
61 41 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
62 641 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
63 139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
64 943 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
65 979 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
66 403 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
67 366 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
68 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
69 768 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
70 507 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
71 1102 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
72 388 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
73 869 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
74 45 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
75 703 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
76 95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
77 654 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
78 815 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
79 151 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
80 823 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
81 860 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
82 874 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
83 1015 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
84 165 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
85 489 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
86 128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
87 355 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
88 325 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
89 498 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
90 509 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
91 790 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
92 37 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
93 386 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
94 974 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
95 365 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
96 272 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
97 686 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
98 626 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
99 647 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
100 286 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,029,910----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,94148$132,78427-
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
American Meat LB 4/12/13
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