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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, #1301-1319
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1140 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
2 1142 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
3 1147 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
4 1149 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
5 1152 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
6 1153 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
7 1160 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
8 1161 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
9 1164 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
10 1169 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
11 1172 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
12 1174 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
13 1176 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
14 1177 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
15 1178 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
16 1184 Farewell, Herr Schwarz KL $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
17 1185 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
18 1192 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
19 1193 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
20 1194 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
21 1203 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
22 1217 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
23 1219 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
24 1234 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
25 1243 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
26 1244 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
27 1247 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
28 1257 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
29 1265 Bestiaire KS/Zeit $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
30 1268 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
31 1270 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
32 1276 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
33 388 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
34 552 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
35 568 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
36 603 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
37 638 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
38 662 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
39 667 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
40 691 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
41 695 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
42 709 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
43 714 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
44 736 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
45 740 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
46 762 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
47 767 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
48 777 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
49 785 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
50 796 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
51 803 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
52 818 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
53 820 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
54 824 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
55 843 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
56 847 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
57 848 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
58 851 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
59 853 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
60 869 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
61 874 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
62 877 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
63 889 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
64 898 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
65 900 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
66 903 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
67 909 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
68 918 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
69 919 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
70 921 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
71 923 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
72 925 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
73 926 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
74 930 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
75 937 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
76 948 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
77 953 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
78 958 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
79 961 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
80 963 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
81 964 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
82 966 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
83 968 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
84 969 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
85 974 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
86 976 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
87 977 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
88 978 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
89 985 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
90 986 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
91 987 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
92 989 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
93 991 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
94 992 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
95 994 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
96 1000 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
97 1003 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
98 1008 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
99 1011 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
100 1012 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,106,530,589----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$862,45648$128,60026-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$567,281,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,013,4191,589$8,287,2411,581-
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, #1301-1319


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH 11/15/06
Emptying the Skies MBox 4/22/15
Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. 4/22/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD