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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, #1201-1270
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 850 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
2 852 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
3 853 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
4 859 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
5 862 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
6 864 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
7 865 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
8 879 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
9 882 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
10 887 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
11 890 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
12 895 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
13 901 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
14 902 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
15 905 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
16 906 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
17 907 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
18 909 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
19 911 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
20 913 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
21 918 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
22 920 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
23 921 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
24 923 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
25 931 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
26 936 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
27 940 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
28 942 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
29 944 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
30 948 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
31 949 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
32 950 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
33 952 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
34 954 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
35 956 The Decent One KL $14,755 2 n/a - 10/1/14
36 959 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
37 961 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
38 964 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
39 967 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
40 971 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
41 973 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
42 974 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
43 977 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
44 979 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
45 984 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
46 1004 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
47 1018 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
48 1020 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
49 1022 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
50 1031 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
51 1038 Levitated Mass FRun $9,940 2 $4,589 1 9/5/14
52 1039 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
53 1044 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
54 1047 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
55 1048 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
56 1067 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
57 1069 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
58 1071 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
59 1072 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
60 1073 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $8,049 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
61 1078 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
62 1079 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
63 1080 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
64 1086 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
65 1088 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
66 1092 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
67 1100 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
68 1105 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
69 1107 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
70 1111 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
71 1113 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
72 1116 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
73 1117 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
74 1124 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
75 1125 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
76 1128 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
77 1133 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
78 1136 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
79 1138 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
80 1140 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
81 1141 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
82 1142 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
83 1145 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
84 1153 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
85 1154 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
86 1155 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
87 1163 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
88 1176 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
89 1178 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
90 1193 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
91 1202 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
92 1203 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
93 1205 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
94 1214 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
95 1222 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
96 1226 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
97 1228 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
98 373 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
99 533 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
100 548 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,092,099,759----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$881,43647$132,44927-
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, #1201-1270


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Picture Me Strand 9/17/10
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15