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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, #1201-1291
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 171 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
2 233 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
3 284 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
4 322 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
5 324 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
6 352 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
7 383 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
8 385 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
9 407 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
10 414 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
11 415 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
12 431 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
13 439 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
14 451 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
15 452 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
16 457 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
17 483 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
18 489 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
19 492 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
20 504 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
21 514 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
22 519 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
23 533 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
24 538 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
25 543 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
26 545 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
27 551 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
28 552 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
29 561 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
30 564 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
31 565 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
32 573 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
33 574 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
34 575 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
35 576 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
36 586 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
37 593 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
38 596 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
39 605 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
40 610 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
41 611 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
42 613 Bloodline Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
43 623 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
44 631 Crime After Crime LSF $60,291 5 $3,215 1 7/1/11
45 646 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
46 662 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
47 671 God Loves Uganda Vari. $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
48 685 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
49 690 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
50 692 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
51 702 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
52 711 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
53 714 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
54 722 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
55 736 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
56 742 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
57 743 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
58 751 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
59 764 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
60 771 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
61 783 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
62 796 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
63 797 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
64 798 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
65 814 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
66 816 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
67 817 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
68 835 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
69 836 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
70 863 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
71 865 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
72 868 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
73 881 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
74 887 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
75 890 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
76 976 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
77 1022 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
78 1070 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
79 1091 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
80 1179 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
81 277 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
82 287 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
83 308 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
84 339 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
85 417 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
86 441 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
87 456 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
88 470 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
89 484 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
90 522 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
91 528 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
92 541 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
93 559 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
94 569 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
95 570 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
96 571 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
97 591 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
98 598 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
99 600 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
100 602 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 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
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
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