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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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1549
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 451 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
2 575 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
3 746 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
4 806 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
5 960 Time to Choose Abr. $29,233 9 $12,233 6 6/3/16
6 1003 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
7 1131 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
8 1215 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
9 1222 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
10 1240 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
11 1278 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
12 42 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
13 44 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
14 50 Bully (2012) Wein. $4,142,648 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
15 59 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
16 70 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
17 76 Citizenfour RTWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
18 94 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
19 98 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
20 112 Weiner IFC $1,676,108 88 $84,173 5 5/20/16
21 157 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
22 168 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
23 171 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
24 199 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
25 216 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
26 244 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
27 249 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
28 265 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism CLS $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
29 290 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
30 291 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
31 299 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
32 308 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
33 314 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
34 321 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
35 339 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
36 344 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
37 345 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
38 382 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
39 410 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
40 443 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
41 457 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
42 482 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
43 579 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
44 645 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
45 660 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
46 672 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
47 710 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
48 732 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
49 758 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
50 781 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
51 841 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
52 874 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
53 932 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
54 1000 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
55 1007 Gridiron Heroes Indic. $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
56 1296 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
57 1404 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
58 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
59 11 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
60 19 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
61 34 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
62 35 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
63 36 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
64 52 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
65 53 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
66 67 The Eagle Huntress SPC $3,169,351 122 $52,574 4 11/2/16
67 78 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
68 83 He Named Me Malala FoxS $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
69 113 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
70 127 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
71 133 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
72 137 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
73 138 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
74 147 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
75 150 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
76 156 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
77 182 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
78 183 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
79 187 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
80 192 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
81 208 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
82 222 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
83 228 City of Gold IFC $611,702 50 $62,959 4 3/11/16
84 239 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
85 256 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
86 281 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
87 289 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
88 313 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
89 319 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
90 325 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
91 367 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
92 374 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
93 386 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
94 416 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
95 428 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
96 450 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
97 452 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
98 466 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
99 487 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
100 508 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,305,892,908----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,50753$136,66430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,801,023----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,060,0341,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1549


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Shut Up Little Man Trib. 8/26/11
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD