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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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1116 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
2 1121 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
3 1122 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
4 1123 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
5 1127 Gringo Trails Icar. $7,587 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
6 1130 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
7 1132 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
8 1135 One Cut, One Life FRun $7,135 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
9 1137 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
10 1138 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
11 1146 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
12 1152 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
13 1154 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
14 1158 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
15 1160 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
16 1163 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
17 1170 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
18 1171 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
19 1174 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
20 1179 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
21 1182 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
22 1184 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
23 1186 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
24 1187 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
25 1188 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
26 1194 Farewell, Herr Schwarz KL $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
27 1195 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
28 1202 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
29 1203 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
30 1204 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
31 1213 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
32 1227 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
33 1229 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
34 1244 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
35 1254 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
36 1255 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
37 1258 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
38 1268 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
39 1276 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
40 1279 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
41 1281 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
42 1286 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
43 391 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
44 553 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
45 571 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
46 605 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
47 640 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
48 664 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
49 669 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
50 693 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
51 698 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
52 712 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
53 717 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
54 739 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
55 743 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
56 766 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
57 770 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
58 780 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
59 788 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
60 799 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
61 806 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
62 821 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
63 823 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
64 827 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
65 846 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
66 850 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
67 851 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
68 854 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
69 856 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
70 873 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
71 878 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
72 881 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
73 894 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
74 903 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
75 905 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
76 908 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
77 913 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
78 922 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
79 923 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
80 925 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
81 927 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
82 929 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
83 930 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
84 934 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
85 942 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
86 953 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
87 958 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
88 963 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
89 966 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
90 969 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
91 970 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
92 972 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
93 974 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
94 975 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
95 980 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
96 982 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
97 983 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
98 984 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
99 991 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
100 992 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,143,413----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,73548$131,11528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,736,272----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,701,7271,589$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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun 5/18/12
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
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