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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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1146 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
2 1025 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
3 953 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
4 1128 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
5 1108 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
6 1155 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
7 1167 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
8 1150 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
9 1164 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
10 1078 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
11 925 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
12 1179 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
13 1072 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
14 868 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
15 1121 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
16 998 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
17 579 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
18 1055 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
19 947 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
20 713 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
21 1045 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
22 1046 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
23 766 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
24 943 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
25 994 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
26 863 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
27 860 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
28 1176 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $2,009 1 $2,009 1 9/12/14
29 946 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
30 1126 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
31 1085 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
32 987 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
33 1040 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
34 1174 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
35 1093 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
36 1138 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
37 1129 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
38 1077 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
39 1031 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
40 904 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
41 1147 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
42 1012 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
43 1086 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
44 1163 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
45 1120 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
46 1133 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
47 761 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
48 1173 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
49 954 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
50 1136 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
51 1087 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $5,876 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
52 655 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
53 1132 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
54 977 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
55 663 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
56 1137 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
57 1106 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
58 600 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
59 562 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
60 871 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
61 712 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
62 746 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
63 1170 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
64 923 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
65 875 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
66 1124 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
67 1135 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
68 1168 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
69 886 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
70 1105 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
71 337 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
72 811 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
73 1092 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
74 1096 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
75 1081 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
76 228 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
77 1111 Gringo Trails Icar. $4,871 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
78 520 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
79 985 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
80 1038 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
81 793 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
82 1161 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
83 1154 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
84 940 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
85 1062 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
86 819 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
87 692 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
88 1001 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
89 1160 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $2,590 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
90 1042 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
91 1021 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
92 841 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
93 1006 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
94 1091 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
95 962 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
96 850 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
97 1109 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
98 777 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
99 1159 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
100 468 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,758,857----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,66848$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
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