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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, #1201-1232
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 782 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
2 792 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
3 804 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
4 808 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
5 810 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
6 815 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
7 816 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
8 818 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
9 822 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
10 844 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
11 862 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
12 863 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
13 870 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
14 888 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
15 891 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
16 900 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
17 942 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
18 951 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
19 958 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
20 962 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
21 965 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
22 975 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
23 984 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
24 994 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
25 1001 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
26 1005 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
27 1030 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
28 1039 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
29 1084 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
30 222 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
31 243 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
32 334 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
33 392 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
34 442 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
35 465 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
36 519 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
37 525 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
38 559 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
39 570 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
40 572 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
41 574 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
42 587 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
43 596 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
44 609 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
45 615 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
46 618 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
47 619 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
48 627 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
49 631 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
50 634 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
51 640 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
52 644 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
53 645 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
54 649 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
55 651 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
56 654 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
57 655 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
58 658 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
59 659 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
60 669 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
61 676 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
62 683 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
63 685 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
64 691 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
65 699 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
66 707 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
67 709 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
68 715 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
69 716 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
70 723 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
71 727 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
72 730 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
73 735 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
74 736 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
75 742 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
76 743 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
77 747 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
78 749 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
79 753 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
80 754 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
81 764 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
82 765 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
83 768 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
84 775 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
85 784 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
86 788 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
87 793 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
88 794 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
89 801 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
90 809 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
91 813 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
92 832 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
93 834 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
94 838 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
95 845 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
96 848 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
97 849 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
98 855 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
99 864 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
100 866 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,253,715----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$902,71148$134,16827-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,717,463----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,285,8731,568$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, #1201-1232


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Elemental TFC 5/17/13
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
Levitated Mass FRun 9/5/14
Born to Fly: Elizabeth Strep vs. Gravity TFC 9/10/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun 9/12/14
Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15