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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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
802 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
803 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
804 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
805 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
806 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
807 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
808 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
809 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
810 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
811 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $27,270 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
812 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
813 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
814 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
815 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
816 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
817 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
818 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
819 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
820 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
821 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
822 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
823 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
824 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
825 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
826 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
827 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
828 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
829 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
830 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
831 Manakamana CGld $24,182 2 $3,635 1 4/18/14
832 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
833 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
834 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
835 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
836 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
837 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
838 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
839 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
840 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
841 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
842 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
843 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
844 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
845 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
846 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
847 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
848 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
849 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
850 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
851 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
852 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
853 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $22,005 2 $12,930 2 9/19/14
854 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
855 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
856 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
857 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
858 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
859 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
860 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
861 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
862 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
863 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
864 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
865 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
866 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
867 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
868 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
869 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
870 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
871 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
872 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
873 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
874 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
875 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
876 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
877 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
878 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
879 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
880 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
881 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
882 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
883 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
884 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
885 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
886 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
887 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
888 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
889 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
890 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
891 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
892 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
893 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
894 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
895 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
896 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
897 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
898 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
899 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
900 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
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