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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, #1301-1306
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 352 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
2 355 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
3 399 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
4 401 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
5 433 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
6 443 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
7 451 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
8 467 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
9 477 Finding Fela KL $120,859 11 n/a - 8/1/14
10 522 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
11 540 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
12 822 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
13 885 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
14 1109 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
15 118 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
16 241 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
17 261 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
18 269 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
19 282 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
20 294 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
21 341 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
22 370 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
23 382 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
24 393 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
25 411 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
26 463 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
27 466 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
28 486 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
29 490 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
30 520 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
31 546 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
32 555 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
33 569 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
34 594 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
35 617 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
36 635 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
37 640 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
38 703 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
39 722 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
40 735 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
41 913 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
42 1033 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
43 1060 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
44 172 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
45 264 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
46 292 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
47 321 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
48 331 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
49 335 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
50 365 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
51 367 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
52 395 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
53 398 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
54 400 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
55 404 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
56 410 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
57 415 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
58 430 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
59 447 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
60 454 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
61 458 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
62 470 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
63 473 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
64 501 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
65 512 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
66 516 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
67 584 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
68 606 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
69 620 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
70 639 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
71 642 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
72 670 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
73 693 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
74 820 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
75 852 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
76 862 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
77 1062 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
78 1124 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
79 166 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
80 213 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
81 217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
82 266 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
83 319 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
84 332 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
85 364 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
86 378 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
87 384 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
88 385 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
89 388 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
90 389 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $181,882 8 $10,505 1 12/5/14
91 438 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
92 446 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
93 453 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
94 479 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
95 515 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
96 530 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
97 567 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
98 570 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
99 589 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
100 675 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,100,845,914----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,80846$129,75127-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1306


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun 8/22/14
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Mind of Mark DeFriest CDF 3/6/15
Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. 3/6/15
Seymour: An Introduction IFC 3/13/15
WARx2 WARX2 3/20/15
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
An Honest Liar Abr. 6/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD