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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
1 281 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
2 633 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
3 74 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
4 232 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
5 51 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
6 276 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
7 422 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
8 169 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
9 317 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
10 802 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
11 277 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
12 313 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
13 210 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
14 416 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
15 523 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
16 646 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
17 475 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
18 410 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
19 774 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
20 225 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
21 56 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
22 308 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
23 141 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
24 259 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
25 303 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
26 300 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
27 429 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
28 235 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
29 278 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
30 670 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
31 292 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
32 734 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
33 364 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
34 484 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
35 321 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
36 354 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
37 111 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
38 291 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
39 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
40 466 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
41 226 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
42 542 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
43 260 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
44 304 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
45 727 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
46 309 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
47 418 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
48 329 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
49 61 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
50 593 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
51 20 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
52 442 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
53 217 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
54 107 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
55 177 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
56 114 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
57 814 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
58 280 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
59 194 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
60 481 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
61 112 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
62 272 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
63 575 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
64 190 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
65 118 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
66 197 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
67 452 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
68 635 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
69 458 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
70 63 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
71 161 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
72 287 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
73 231 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
74 71 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
75 136 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
76 17 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
77 218 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
78 227 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
79 41 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
80 591 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
81 690 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
82 221 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
83 374 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
84 43 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
85 75 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
86 565 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
87 546 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
88 412 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
89 120 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
90 540 A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
91 126 The Wolfpack Magn. $1,281,831 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
92 586 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
93 413 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
94 612 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
95 116 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,342,778 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
96 737 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
97 265 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
98 95 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
99 339 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
100 22 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
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