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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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 238 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
2 261 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
3 363 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
4 423 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
5 476 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
6 501 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
7 562 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
8 566 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
9 570 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
10 608 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
11 619 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
12 622 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
13 624 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
14 639 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
15 643 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
16 649 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
17 662 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
18 669 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
19 672 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
20 673 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
21 681 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
22 685 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
23 688 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
24 695 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
25 699 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
26 700 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
27 704 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
28 706 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
29 709 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
30 710 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
31 713 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
32 714 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
33 724 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
34 731 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
35 741 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
36 743 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
37 749 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
38 759 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
39 768 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
40 770 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
41 776 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
42 777 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
43 784 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
44 788 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
45 791 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
46 797 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
47 798 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
48 804 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
49 805 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
50 810 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
51 812 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
52 816 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
53 817 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
54 827 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
55 828 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
56 831 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
57 838 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
58 848 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
59 852 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
60 857 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
61 858 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
62 866 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
63 874 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
64 878 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
65 883 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
66 899 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
67 901 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
68 904 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
69 911 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
70 914 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
71 915 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
72 922 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
73 931 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
74 933 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
75 957 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
76 961 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
77 964 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
78 969 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
79 972 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
80 974 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
81 975 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
82 981 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
83 992 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
84 1018 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
85 1024 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
86 1026 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
87 1037 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
88 1041 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
89 1043 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
90 1052 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
91 1064 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
92 1085 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
93 1088 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
94 1104 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
95 1109 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
96 1120 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
97 1124 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
98 1127 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
99 1143 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
100 1151 Murder in the Park IFC $7,125 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,213,545----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,77948$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD