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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, #1301-1400, #1401-1454
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 211 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
2 127 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
3 207 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
4 606 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
5 291 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
6 121 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
7 506 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
8 210 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
9 299 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
10 865 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
11 123 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
12 192 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
13 117 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
14 233 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
15 466 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
16 22 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
17 628 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
18 65 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
19 351 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
20 440 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
21 330 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
22 777 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
23 325 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
24 279 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
25 573 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
26 244 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
27 491 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
28 5 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
29 310 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
30 120 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
31 377 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
32 342 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
33 509 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
34 85 WARx2 WARX2 $2,310,625 16 $30,931 1 9/18/15
35 736 The Last Man on the Moon Grav. $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
36 387 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
37 783 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
38 313 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
39 712 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
40 297 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
41 253 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
42 446 De Palma A24 $165,237 19 $30,355 3 6/10/16
43 453 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
44 321 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
45 324 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
46 278 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
47 152 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
48 329 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
49 60 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
50 243 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
51 822 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
52 432 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
53 145 Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe Libre $1,156,317 95 $28,339 1 4/1/16
54 500 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
55 683 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
56 553 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
57 438 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
58 225 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
59 334 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
60 296 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
61 852 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
62 338 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
63 184 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
64 444 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
65 295 Ballet 422 Magn. $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
66 55 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
67 250 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
68 79 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
69 670 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
70 300 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
71 110 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
72 686 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
73 574 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
74 126 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
75 130 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
76 194 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $743,541 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
77 305 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
78 383 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
79 407 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
80 617 Los Sures Osci. $83,992 2 $26,088 1 4/15/16
81 651 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,916 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
82 269 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
83 191 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
84 663 Take Me to the River Abr. $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
85 696 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
86 148 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
87 755 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
88 880 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
89 584 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
90 622 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
91 515 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
92 144 The Music of Strangers Orch. $1,158,359 82 $24,614 3 6/10/16
93 508 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
94 813 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
95 409 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
96 356 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
97 248 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
98 411 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
99 406 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
100 266 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,255,913,536----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$894,52551$141,04830-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,073,151----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,802,9261,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1454


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD