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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
1 686 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
2 622 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
3 474 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
4 513 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
5 934 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
6 613 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
7 279 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
8 238 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
9 456 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
10 401 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
11 415 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
12 379 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
13 382 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
14 1002 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
15 1005 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
16 835 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
17 632 I Am Big Bird Trib. $67,845 17 $10,000 1 5/6/15
18 604 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
19 337 National Gallery Zipp. $253,941 15 $10,049 1 11/5/14
20 102 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
21 301 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
22 932 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
23 408 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
24 696 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
25 1009 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
26 844 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
27 505 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
28 441 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
29 581 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
30 322 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
31 729 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
32 373 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
33 876 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
34 781 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
35 184 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
36 903 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
37 525 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
38 526 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $108,620 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
39 406 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
40 273 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
41 249 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $411,425 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
42 842 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
43 539 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
44 621 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
45 449 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
46 331 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
47 966 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
48 658 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
49 672 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
50 732 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
51 319 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
52 579 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
53 396 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
54 123 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
55 239 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
56 977 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
57 582 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
58 637 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
59 316 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
60 660 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
61 848 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
62 701 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
63 451 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
64 580 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
65 971 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
66 471 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
67 958 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
68 717 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
69 240 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
70 561 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
71 875 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
72 171 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
73 757 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
74 433 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
75 634 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
76 546 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
77 299 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
78 669 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
79 345 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
80 411 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
81 571 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
82 375 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
83 133 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
84 494 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
85 899 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
86 785 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
87 499 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
88 944 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
89 432 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
90 165 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
91 82 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
92 336 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
93 642 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
94 824 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
95 810 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
96 740 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
97 69 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
98 602 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
99 266 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
100 438 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,363,022----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,89348$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