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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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 583 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
2 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
3 111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
4 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
5 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
6 210 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
7 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
8 264 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
9 274 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
10 316 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
11 428 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
12 438 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
13 460 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
14 474 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
15 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
16 131 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
17 165 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
18 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
19 252 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
20 283 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
21 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
22 379 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
23 394 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
24 395 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
25 415 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
26 431 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
27 461 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
28 645 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
29 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
30 174 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
31 222 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
32 232 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
33 250 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
34 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
35 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
36 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
37 336 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
38 341 Brooklyn Castle PDA $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
39 370 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
40 414 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
41 486 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
42 491 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
43 525 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
44 533 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
45 182 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
46 205 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
47 220 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
48 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
49 317 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
50 324 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
51 343 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
52 347 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
53 355 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
54 362 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
55 380 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
56 407 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
57 419 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
58 421 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
59 446 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
60 490 Ivory Tower Gold. $104,528 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
61 497 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
62 614 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
63 654 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
64 736 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
65 899 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
66 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
67 227 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $428,936 11 n/a - 9/6/13
68 268 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
69 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
70 295 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
71 310 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
72 337 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
73 340 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
74 382 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
75 385 Afternoon of a Faun KL $171,632 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
76 413 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
77 422 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
78 430 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
79 445 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
80 513 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
81 516 Korengal Sab. $90,709 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
82 781 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
83 841 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
84 116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
85 236 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
86 255 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
87 263 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
88 276 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
89 287 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
90 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
91 354 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
92 376 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
93 392 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
94 442 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
95 444 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
96 463 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
97 467 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
98 493 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
99 526 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
100 540 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,079,972,848----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,83448$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$563,625,859----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,181,2931,568$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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15