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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, #1301-1330
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 351 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
2 306 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
3 291 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
4 279 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
5 269 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
6 247 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
7 120 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
8 1131 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
9 898 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
10 833 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
11 548 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
12 530 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
13 486 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
14 476 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
15 456 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
16 453 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
17 444 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
18 411 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
19 408 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
20 365 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
21 362 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
22 333 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
23 315 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
24 314 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
25 284 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
26 221 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
27 199 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
28 961 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
29 785 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
30 698 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
31 655 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
32 561 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
33 533 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
34 518 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
35 477 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
36 452 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
37 450 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
38 437 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
39 406 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
40 387 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
41 381 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
42 373 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
43 368 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
44 347 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
45 340 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
46 255 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
47 232 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
48 215 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
49 190 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
50 741 The Search for General Tso IFC $41,455 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
51 612 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
52 571 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
53 563 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
54 526 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
55 522 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
56 445 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
57 366 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
58 361 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
59 320 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
60 317 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
61 313 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
62 305 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
63 300 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
64 261 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
65 243 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
66 234 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
67 181 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
68 166 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
69 689 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
70 504 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
71 493 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
72 461 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
73 446 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
74 424 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
75 423 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
76 405 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
77 312 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
78 301 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
79 266 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
80 210 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
81 171 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
82 135 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
83 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
84 509 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
85 500 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
86 492 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
87 468 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
88 460 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
89 409 An Honest Liar Abr. $174,528 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
90 339 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
91 332 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
92 289 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
93 280 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
94 259 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
95 220 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
96 208 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
97 121 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
98 115 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
99 81 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
100 725 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,292,199----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,42148$131,30528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,278,237----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,679,9161,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1330


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Head Games Vari. 9/21/12
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/29/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD