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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, #1201-1246
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
2 1174 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
3 1201 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
4 1170 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
5 1202 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
6 1200 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
7 225 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
8 1210 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
9 1212 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
10 916 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
11 1060 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $7,562 2 $418 1 6/6/14
12 1216 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
13 1192 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
14 1178 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
15 370 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
16 1096 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
17 1017 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
18 1209 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
19 1206 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
20 1032 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
21 1183 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
22 1213 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
23 1205 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
24 1211 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
25 1204 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
26 856 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
27 1203 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
28 1141 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
29 1153 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
30 1121 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
31 1194 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
32 1182 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
33 1198 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
34 1065 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
35 1191 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
36 1193 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
37 1108 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
38 1181 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
39 936 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
40 1033 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
41 393 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
42 855 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
43 1196 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
44 1159 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
45 1188 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
46 1208 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
47 1185 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
48 221 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
49 1090 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
50 1207 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
51 1106 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
52 950 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
53 1187 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
54 907 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
55 1042 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
56 1117 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
57 1164 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
58 1013 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
59 1197 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
60 1186 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
61 1019 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
62 926 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
63 366 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
64 1190 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
65 1107 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
66 1105 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
67 1177 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
68 1136 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
69 655 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
70 1047 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
71 862 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
72 1165 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
73 1150 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $3,224 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
74 1156 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
75 938 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
76 1086 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
77 1110 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
78 1124 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
79 1195 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
80 904 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
81 1149 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
82 612 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
83 301 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
84 1152 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
85 911 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
86 1077 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
87 1015 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
88 1171 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
89 853 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
90 939 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
91 741 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
92 1079 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
93 814 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
94 1118 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
95 684 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
96 582 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
97 719 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
98 1128 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
99 1154 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
100 1031 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,073,451----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,24247$132,68927-
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, #1201-1246


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free 9/30/11
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
The Great Invisible RTWC 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
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15