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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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 296 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
2 294 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
3 289 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
4 288 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
5 284 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
6 280 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
7 274 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
8 268 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
9 263 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $368,233 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
10 261 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
11 257 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
12 255 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
13 254 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
14 248 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
15 247 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
16 245 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
17 239 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
18 236 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
19 234 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
20 233 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
21 232 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
22 227 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
23 223 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
24 219 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
25 211 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
26 210 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
27 209 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
28 208 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
29 205 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
30 204 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
31 203 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
32 200 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
33 190 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
34 185 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
35 183 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
36 181 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
37 178 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
38 170 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
39 169 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
40 168 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
41 163 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
42 158 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
43 151 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
44 150 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
45 148 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
46 147 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
47 145 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
48 140 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
49 130 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
50 127 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
51 123 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
52 121 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
53 107 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $1,459,502 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
54 106 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
55 102 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
56 101 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
57 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
58 89 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
59 85 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
60 81 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
61 73 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
62 63 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
63 53 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
64 33 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
65 20 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
66 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
67 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
68 1285 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
69 1280 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
70 1278 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
71 1267 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
72 1257 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
73 1254 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
74 1253 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
75 1243 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
76 1228 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
77 1203 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
78 1202 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
79 1194 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
80 1187 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
81 1186 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
82 1183 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
83 1178 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
84 1170 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
85 1162 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
86 1139 One Cut, One Life FRun $6,969 2 $4,127 2 5/13/15
87 1136 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
88 1135 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
89 1120 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
90 1112 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
91 1110 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
92 1106 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
93 1078 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
94 1072 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
95 1038 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
96 1027 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
97 1026 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
98 1015 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
99 1011 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
100 1004 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,918,778----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,23348$131,20728-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,598,950----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,695,1881,589$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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Carmen & Geoffrey FRun 3/13/09
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
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