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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
1 993 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
2 697 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
3 872 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
4 769 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
5 903 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
6 768 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
7 100 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
8 586 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
9 623 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
10 1049 Levitated Mass FRun $9,038 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
11 1094 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
12 996 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
13 595 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
14 1097 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
15 809 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
16 991 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
17 965 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
18 562 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
19 869 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
20 609 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
21 633 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
22 1022 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
23 1141 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
24 644 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
25 943 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
26 1044 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
27 890 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
28 703 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
29 981 The Overnighters Drft. $12,741 2 $4,324 1 10/10/14
30 997 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
31 580 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
32 1056 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
33 493 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
34 935 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
35 799 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
36 1087 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
37 1085 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
38 641 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
39 1000 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
40 686 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
41 824 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
42 1150 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
43 558 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
44 1012 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
45 737 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
46 760 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
47 979 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
48 829 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
49 977 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
50 955 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
51 1091 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
52 833 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
53 1006 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
54 953 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
55 853 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
56 788 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
57 1138 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
58 1041 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
59 801 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
60 1051 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
61 1021 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
62 1079 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
63 1156 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
64 1102 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
65 988 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
66 1142 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
67 616 How to Live Forever Vari. $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
68 724 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
69 757 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
70 537 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
71 1086 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
72 1019 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
73 505 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
74 1069 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
75 432 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
76 330 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
77 1038 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
78 817 Manakamana CGld $27,738 3 $3,635 1 4/18/14
79 577 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
80 482 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
81 1081 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
82 732 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
83 932 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
84 632 Divan Zeit. $56,214 4 $3,560 1 3/17/04
85 1132 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
86 1120 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
87 771 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
88 1040 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
89 637 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
90 653 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
91 1166 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
92 1167 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
93 1045 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
94 1024 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
95 1055 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
96 1090 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
97 989 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
98 733 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
99 795 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
100 509 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
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