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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 657 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
2 382 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
3 884 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
4 282 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
5 99 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
6 567 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
7 791 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
8 952 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
9 948 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
10 358 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
11 354 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
12 389 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
13 376 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
14 429 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
15 223 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
16 260 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
17 575 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
18 886 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
19 446 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
20 583 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
21 645 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
22 812 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
23 83 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
24 367 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
25 200 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
26 647 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $52,862 2 $9,456 1 8/27/14
27 283 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
28 904 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $19,138 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
29 502 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
30 465 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
31 613 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
32 300 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
33 749 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
34 618 Limelight Magn. $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
35 656 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
36 369 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
37 521 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
38 245 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
39 735 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
40 591 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
41 581 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
42 327 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
43 1046 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
44 450 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
45 546 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
46 588 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
47 495 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
48 397 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
49 709 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
50 418 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
51 704 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
52 671 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
53 876 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
54 634 Finding Joe Bal. $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
55 540 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
56 555 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
57 861 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
58 195 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
59 347 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
60 797 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
61 310 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
62 835 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
63 337 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
64 388 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
65 711 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
66 838 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
67 550 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
68 355 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
69 445 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
70 926 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
71 312 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
72 435 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
73 513 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
74 745 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
75 753 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
76 361 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
77 530 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
78 250 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
79 763 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
80 698 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
81 642 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
82 910 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
83 727 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
84 708 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
85 395 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
86 403 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
87 477 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
88 648 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
89 289 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
90 675 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
91 478 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
92 772 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
93 752 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
94 587 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
95 584 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
96 682 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
97 352 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
98 898 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
99 547 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
100 1076 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
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
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15