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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
1 978 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
2 579 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
3 769 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
4 227 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
5 38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
6 477 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
7 580 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
8 502 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
9 27 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
10 1186 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
11 56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
12 704 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
13 848 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
14 982 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
15 1100 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
16 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
17 783 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
18 390 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
19 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
20 160 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
21 259 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
22 896 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
23 147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
24 565 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
25 197 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
26 1057 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
27 306 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
28 824 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
29 913 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
30 1042 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
31 112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
32 364 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
33 506 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
34 446 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
35 63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
36 632 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
37 643 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
38 773 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
39 1111 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
40 994 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
41 25 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
42 920 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
43 482 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
44 12 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
45 55 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
46 529 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
47 581 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
48 589 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
49 548 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
50 592 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
51 462 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
52 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
53 221 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
54 1010 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
55 1027 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
56 354 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
57 443 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
58 987 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
59 980 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
60 682 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
61 736 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
62 619 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
63 674 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
64 200 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
65 476 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
66 1209 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
67 41 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
68 644 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
69 139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
70 948 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
71 984 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
72 405 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
73 366 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
74 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
75 770 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
76 509 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
77 1109 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
78 389 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
79 874 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
80 45 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
81 705 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
82 95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
83 659 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
84 818 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
85 151 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
86 826 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
87 865 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
88 879 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
89 1020 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
90 165 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
91 491 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
92 128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
93 355 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
94 325 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
95 500 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
96 511 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
97 792 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
98 37 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
99 387 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
100 979 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
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