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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, #1301-1338
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 423 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
2 405 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
3 395 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
4 382 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
5 352 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
6 307 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
7 293 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
8 280 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
9 270 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
10 248 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
11 121 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
12 1138 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
13 904 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
14 839 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
15 551 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
16 533 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
17 488 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
18 478 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
19 458 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
20 455 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
21 446 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
22 413 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
23 411 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
24 367 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
25 363 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
26 334 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
27 316 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
28 315 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
29 286 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
30 222 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
31 199 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
32 968 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
33 791 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
34 702 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
35 660 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
36 564 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
37 536 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
38 521 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
39 479 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
40 454 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
41 452 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
42 439 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
43 409 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
44 389 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
45 383 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
46 375 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
47 370 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
48 348 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
49 341 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
50 258 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
51 233 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
52 216 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
53 190 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
54 746 The Search for General Tso IFC $41,455 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
55 615 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
56 574 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
57 566 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
58 529 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
59 525 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
60 447 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
61 368 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
62 362 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
63 321 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
64 318 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
65 314 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
66 306 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
67 301 Above and Beyond ICir $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
68 264 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
69 244 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
70 235 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
71 181 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
72 167 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
73 693 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
74 507 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
75 495 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
76 463 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
77 448 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
78 426 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
79 425 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
80 408 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
81 313 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
82 302 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
83 267 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
84 210 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
85 172 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
86 136 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
87 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
88 512 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
89 503 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
90 494 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
91 470 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
92 462 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
93 401 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
94 340 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
95 333 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
96 291 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
97 281 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
98 262 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
99 221 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
100 208 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,125,843,052----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,03347$130,74228-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,078,081----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,718,0041,589$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, #1301-1338


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Wall Life 8/26/05
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 7/24/15
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