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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, #1201-1245
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 233 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
2 356 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
3 331 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
4 265 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
5 115 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
6 111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
7 501 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
8 597 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
9 97 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
10 260 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
11 584 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
12 70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
13 217 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
14 48 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
15 391 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
16 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
17 292 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
18 746 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
19 273 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
20 196 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
21 385 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
22 483 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
23 596 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
24 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
25 379 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
26 720 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
27 210 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
28 53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
29 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
30 134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
31 241 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
32 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
33 279 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
34 396 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
35 514 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $94,600 4 $30,500 2 9/5/14
36 257 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
37 619 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
38 270 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
39 682 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
40 335 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
41 449 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
42 296 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
43 326 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
44 106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
45 269 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
46 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
47 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
48 211 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
49 500 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
50 242 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
51 676 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
52 286 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
53 386 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
54 523 The Green Prince MBox $90,000 14 $32,698 4 9/12/14
55 58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
56 548 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
57 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
58 409 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
59 203 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
60 102 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
61 169 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
62 109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
63 758 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
64 259 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
65 184 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
66 446 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
67 107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
68 253 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
69 530 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
70 181 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
71 112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
72 185 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
73 418 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
74 586 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
75 425 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
76 60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
77 153 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
78 266 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
79 67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
80 129 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
81 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
82 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
83 212 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
84 38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
85 546 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
86 638 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
87 206 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
88 346 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
89 40 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
90 71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
91 700 Pump SD $42,200 3 $42,200 3 9/19/14
92 504 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
93 381 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
94 114 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
95 541 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
96 382 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
97 566 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
98 684 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
99 247 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
100 91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,029,910----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,94148$132,78427-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$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, #1201-1245


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
American Meat LB 4/12/13
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15