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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, #1301-1323
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1009 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
2 1037 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
3 853 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
4 945 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
5 936 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
6 1134 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
7 632 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
8 884 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
9 489 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
10 1051 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
11 966 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
12 731 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
13 1119 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
14 903 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
15 800 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
16 774 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
17 967 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
18 934 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
19 839 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
20 516 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
21 773 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
22 1016 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
23 340 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
24 577 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
25 977 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
26 1107 Emptying the Skies MBox $8,127 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
27 1041 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
28 940 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
29 931 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
30 964 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
31 1101 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
32 1027 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
33 722 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
34 904 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
35 795 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
36 937 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
37 794 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
38 102 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
39 610 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
40 648 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
41 973 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
42 1136 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
43 1030 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
44 620 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
45 1139 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
46 837 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
47 1025 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
48 586 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
49 900 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
50 634 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
51 659 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
52 1061 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
53 1189 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
54 669 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
55 978 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
56 1086 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
57 922 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
58 728 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
59 507 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
60 1032 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
61 604 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
62 1097 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
63 517 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
64 969 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
65 826 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
66 1128 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
67 1126 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
68 666 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
69 1035 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
70 710 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
71 852 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
72 1197 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
73 582 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
74 1049 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
75 763 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
76 786 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
77 1014 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
78 857 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
79 1012 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
80 989 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
81 1133 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
82 861 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
83 1042 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
84 987 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
85 883 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
86 815 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
87 1182 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
88 1082 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
89 828 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
90 1092 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
91 1060 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
92 1121 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
93 1204 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
94 1144 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
95 1021 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
96 1190 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
97 641 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
98 750 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
99 783 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
100 561 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,116,077,792----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,19348$131,78328-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$575,880,746----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,422,8931,589$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, #1301-1323


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Protagonist IFC 11/30/07
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/8/15
One Cut, One Life FRun 5/13/15
Our Man in Tehran FRun 5/15/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD