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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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 607 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
2 620 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
3 627 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
4 629 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
5 643 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
6 649 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
7 659 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
8 660 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
9 661 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
10 663 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
11 666 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
12 686 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
13 695 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
14 727 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
15 728 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
16 733 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
17 735 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
18 744 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
19 745 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
20 754 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
21 756 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
22 757 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
23 775 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
24 779 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
25 788 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
26 806 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
27 807 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
28 809 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
29 810 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
30 820 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
31 833 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
32 837 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
33 839 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
34 844 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
35 845 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
36 848 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
37 851 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
38 854 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
39 860 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $23,423 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
40 874 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
41 892 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
42 893 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
43 901 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
44 914 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
45 921 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
46 924 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
47 935 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
48 979 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
49 991 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
50 1004 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
51 1007 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
52 1016 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
53 1026 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
54 1036 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
55 1043 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
56 1047 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
57 1073 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
58 1084 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
59 1134 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
60 226 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
61 248 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
62 343 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
63 403 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
64 455 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
65 480 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
66 537 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
67 544 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
68 578 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
69 590 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
70 592 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
71 595 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
72 609 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
73 618 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
74 619 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $62,598 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
75 632 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
76 638 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
77 641 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
78 642 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
79 650 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
80 654 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
81 657 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
82 664 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
83 668 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
84 669 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
85 673 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
86 675 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
87 678 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
88 679 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
89 682 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
90 683 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
91 693 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
92 700 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
93 708 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
94 710 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
95 716 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
96 724 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
97 732 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
98 734 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
99 740 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
100 741 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,881,303----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41447$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
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