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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, #1201-1290
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 129 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
2 114 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
3 113 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
4 111 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
5 109 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
6 108 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
7 99 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
8 96 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
9 87 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
10 72 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
11 70 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
12 68 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
13 66 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
14 65 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
15 63 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
16 59 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
17 54 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
18 39 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
19 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
20 1249 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
21 1236 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
22 1205 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
23 1115 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
24 1093 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
25 1062 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
26 1022 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
27 997 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
28 935 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
29 924 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
30 895 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
31 891 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
32 890 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
33 861 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
34 848 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
35 837 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
36 810 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
37 806 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
38 794 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
39 791 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
40 770 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
41 760 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
42 753 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
43 751 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
44 717 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
45 707 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
46 700 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
47 691 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
48 686 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
49 678 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
50 664 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
51 656 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
52 612 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
53 577 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
54 540 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
55 531 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
56 526 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
57 499 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
58 498 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
59 488 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
60 481 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
61 469 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
62 466 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
63 443 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
64 415 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
65 399 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
66 397 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
67 393 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
68 379 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
69 371 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
70 361 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
71 356 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
72 349 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
73 334 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
74 316 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
75 313 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
76 283 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
77 263 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
78 237 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
79 236 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
80 228 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
81 222 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
82 219 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
83 214 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
84 211 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
85 209 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
86 208 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
87 188 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
88 187 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
89 184 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
90 169 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
91 168 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
92 139 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
93 123 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
94 105 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
95 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
96 74 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
97 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
98 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
99 51 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
100 49 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,586,597----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,87547$130,98927-
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, #1201-1290


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/19/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
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