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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, #1201-1227
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 890 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
2 893 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
3 897 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
4 899 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
5 901 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
6 903 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
7 907 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
8 942 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
9 946 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
10 948 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
11 956 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
12 959 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
13 960 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
14 978 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
15 997 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
16 1000 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
17 1017 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
18 1030 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
19 1033 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
20 1047 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
21 1061 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
22 1064 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
23 1066 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
24 1110 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
25 1147 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
26 1156 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
27 1159 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
28 1178 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
29 1189 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
30 389 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
31 392 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
32 456 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
33 479 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
34 485 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
35 500 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
36 507 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
37 510 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
38 517 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
39 526 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
40 548 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
41 577 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
42 582 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
43 599 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
44 603 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
45 632 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
46 643 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
47 665 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
48 682 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
49 684 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
50 687 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
51 696 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
52 700 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
53 714 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
54 724 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
55 732 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
56 737 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
57 745 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
58 754 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
59 756 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
60 758 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
61 761 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
62 772 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
63 775 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
64 776 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
65 780 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
66 785 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
67 790 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
68 794 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
69 801 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
70 811 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
71 817 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
72 819 Manakamana CGld $24,182 2 $3,635 1 4/18/14
73 820 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
74 827 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
75 829 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
76 830 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
77 836 Finding Fela KL $22,575 2 n/a - 8/1/14
78 837 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
79 840 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
80 842 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
81 843 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
82 857 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
83 860 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
84 865 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
85 867 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
86 872 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
87 878 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
88 879 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
89 882 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
90 883 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
91 884 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
92 887 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
93 889 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
94 894 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
95 896 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
96 902 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,632 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
97 905 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
98 908 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $16,652 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
99 910 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
100 914 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,020,205----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,53548$134,60627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,670,647----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,283,5321,568$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, #1201-1227


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15