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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 1001 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
2 1002 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
3 1003 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
4 1004 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
5 1006 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
6 1007 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
7 1008 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
8 1009 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
9 1010 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
10 1011 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
11 1012 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
12 1013 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
13 1014 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
14 1015 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
15 1016 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
16 1017 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
17 1018 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
18 1019 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
19 1020 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
20 1023 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
21 1025 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
22 1027 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
23 1028 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
24 1030 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
25 1031 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
26 1033 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
27 1035 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
28 1036 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
29 1037 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
30 1039 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
31 1040 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
32 1041 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
33 1044 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
34 1045 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
35 1046 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
36 1048 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
37 1049 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
38 1051 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
39 1053 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
40 1056 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
41 1057 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
42 1058 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
43 1059 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
44 1060 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
45 1061 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
46 1063 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
47 1064 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
48 1065 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
49 1066 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
50 1067 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
51 1068 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
52 1069 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
53 1071 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
54 1074 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
55 1075 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
56 1076 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
57 1078 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
58 1080 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
59 1081 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
60 1082 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
61 1084 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
62 1085 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
63 1089 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
64 1090 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
65 1092 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
66 1094 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
67 1095 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
68 1097 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
69 1099 Actress (2014) CGld $7,170 1 $4,880 1 11/7/14
70 1100 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
71 1101 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
72 1104 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
73 1105 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
74 1106 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
75 1107 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
76 1111 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
77 1112 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
78 1113 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
79 1116 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
80 1117 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
81 1118 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
82 1119 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
83 1120 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $6,487 1 $2,354 1 10/29/14
84 1121 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
85 1122 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
86 1123 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
87 1125 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
88 1126 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
89 1127 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
90 1128 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
91 1130 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
92 1131 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
93 1132 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
94 1133 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
95 1136 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
96 1138 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
97 1139 Flex is Kings BBFR $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
98 1140 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
99 1141 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
100 1142 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
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