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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, #1201-1231
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
2 216 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
3 48 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
4 390 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
5 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
6 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
7 740 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
8 273 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
9 196 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
10 384 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
11 482 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
12 593 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
13 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
14 378 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
15 713 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
16 210 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
17 53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
18 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
19 134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
20 241 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
21 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
22 279 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
23 395 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
24 257 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
25 616 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
26 270 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
27 678 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
28 335 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
29 449 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
30 296 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
31 326 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
32 106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
33 269 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
34 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
35 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
36 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
37 499 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
38 242 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
39 672 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
40 286 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
41 385 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
42 58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
43 545 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
44 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
45 408 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
46 203 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
47 102 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
48 168 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
49 109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
50 751 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
51 259 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
52 184 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
53 446 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
54 107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
55 253 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
56 527 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
57 181 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
58 112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
59 185 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
60 418 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
61 583 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
62 425 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
63 60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
64 153 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
65 266 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
66 67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
67 129 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
68 16 America (2014) LGF $14,422,973 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
69 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
70 212 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
71 38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
72 543 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
73 635 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
74 206 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
75 345 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
76 40 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
77 71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
78 503 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
79 380 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
80 114 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
81 538 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
82 381 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
83 563 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
84 680 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
85 247 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
86 91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
87 311 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
88 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
89 405 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
90 141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
91 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
92 121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
93 477 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
94 339 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
95 138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
96 493 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
97 560 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
98 375 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
99 92 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
100 122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,187,842----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$903,40948$134,27527-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,710,265----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,285,5131,568$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, #1201-1231


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Liv & Ingmar Jan. 12/13/13
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
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
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