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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, #1101-1186
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 277 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
2 261 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
3 255 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
4 251 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
5 244 When Comedy Went to School ICir $367,371 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
6 236 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
7 235 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
8 214 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
9 201 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
10 198 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
11 177 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
12 163 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
13 138 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
14 135 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
15 127 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
16 79 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
17 75 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
18 58 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
19 50 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
20 47 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
21 33 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
22 31 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
23 973 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
24 959 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
25 954 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
26 895 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
27 797 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
28 635 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
29 594 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
30 464 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
31 370 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
32 350 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
33 345 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
34 290 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
35 263 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
36 164 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
37 129 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
38 101 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
39 42 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
40 29 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
41 738 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
42 678 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
43 587 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
44 564 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
45 470 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
46 398 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
47 386 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
48 384 Anita Gold. $160,665 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
49 348 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
50 328 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
51 320 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
52 299 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
53 213 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
54 93 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
55 61 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
56 846 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
57 784 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
58 684 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
59 679 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
60 677 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
61 667 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
62 545 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
63 324 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
64 314 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
65 187 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
66 168 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
67 99 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
68 90 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
69 87 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
70 53 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
71 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
72 1029 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
73 975 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
74 435 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $125,824 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
75 388 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
76 268 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
77 133 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
78 107 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
79 674 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
80 649 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
81 512 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
82 451 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
83 289 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
84 817 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
85 306 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
86 145 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
87 91 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
88 66 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
89 875 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
90 715 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
91 597 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
92 434 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
93 406 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
94 403 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
95 338 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
96 332 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
97 175 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
98 144 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
99 54 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
100 511 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,044,436,190----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,05748$134,71426-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$535,819,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,201,0051,589$8,538,0251,551-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1186


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. 8/1/08
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15