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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, #1201-1299
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 445 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
2 499 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
3 1114 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
4 101 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
5 197 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
6 230 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
7 239 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
8 259 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
9 265 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
10 281 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
11 329 I Am Eleven Proud $245,739 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
12 374 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
13 378 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
14 379 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
15 461 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
16 522 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
17 558 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
18 609 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
19 708 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
20 80 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
21 113 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
22 119 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
23 203 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
24 214 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
25 253 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
26 270 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
27 280 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
28 326 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
29 341 National Gallery Zipp. $233,901 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
30 446 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
31 455 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
32 479 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
33 487 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
34 494 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
35 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
36 134 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
37 169 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
38 205 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
39 258 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
40 289 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
41 299 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
42 394 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
43 411 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
44 412 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
45 432 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
46 448 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
47 480 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
48 495 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $110,123 14 n/a - 6/23/14
49 673 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
50 164 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
51 178 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
52 228 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
53 237 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
54 255 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
55 300 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
56 304 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
57 307 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
58 350 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
59 355 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
60 385 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
61 431 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
62 509 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
63 513 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
64 549 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
65 557 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
66 598 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
67 762 The Search for General Tso IFC $37,008 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
68 186 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
69 209 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
70 226 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
71 249 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
72 327 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
73 335 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
74 357 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
75 362 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
76 370 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
77 376 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
78 395 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
79 425 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
80 437 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
81 439 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
82 464 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
83 505 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
84 520 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
85 547 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
86 640 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
87 682 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
88 770 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
89 943 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
90 198 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $593,099 11 n/a - 9/6/13
91 215 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
92 274 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
93 301 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
94 302 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
95 320 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
96 351 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
97 354 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
98 397 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
99 399 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
100 430 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,099,578,473----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,92047$130,18727-
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, #1201-1299


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Seymour: An Introduction IFC 3/13/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD