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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, #1301-1320
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 294 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
2 318 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
3 352 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
4 430 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
5 454 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
6 469 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
7 483 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
8 497 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
9 537 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
10 543 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
11 555 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
12 574 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
13 584 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
14 585 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
15 587 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
16 606 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
17 612 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
18 614 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
19 616 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
20 621 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
21 634 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
22 641 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
23 643 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
24 658 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
25 664 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
26 674 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
27 675 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
28 676 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
29 678 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
30 681 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
31 701 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
32 710 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
33 719 Monk With a Camera KL $45,112 4 n/a - 11/21/14
34 744 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
35 745 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
36 750 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
37 752 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
38 761 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
39 763 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
40 772 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
41 774 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
42 775 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
43 793 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
44 797 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
45 807 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
46 825 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
47 826 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
48 828 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
49 829 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
50 839 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
51 852 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
52 856 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
53 858 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
54 863 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
55 864 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
56 867 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
57 870 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
58 873 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
59 893 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
60 912 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
61 913 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
62 920 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
63 933 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
64 934 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
65 941 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
66 944 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
67 955 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
68 997 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
69 1009 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
70 1018 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
71 1023 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
72 1026 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
73 1036 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
74 1046 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
75 1057 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
76 1064 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
77 1069 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
78 1098 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
79 1108 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
80 1158 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
81 231 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
82 252 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
83 356 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
84 415 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
85 468 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
86 493 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
87 505 Dior and I Orch. $112,009 3 $45,772 2 4/10/15
88 551 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
89 558 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
90 586 The Principle RM $77,507 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
91 594 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
92 605 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
93 607 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
94 609 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
95 623 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
96 627 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
97 633 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
98 646 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
99 653 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
100 656 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,110,374,734----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$864,77848$132,06828-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$570,712,837----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,176,8021,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1320


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH 11/15/06
Emptying the Skies MBox 4/22/15
Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. 4/22/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/8/15
One Cut, One Life FRun 5/13/15
One Man in Tehran FRun 5/15/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD