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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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 291 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
2 292 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
3 324 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
4 351 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
5 383 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
6 395 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
7 415 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
8 497 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
9 565 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
10 573 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
11 605 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
12 646 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
13 665 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
14 715 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
15 743 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
16 796 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
17 853 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
18 1092 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
19 1180 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
20 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
21 10 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
22 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
23 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
24 27 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
25 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
26 44 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
27 45 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
28 67 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
29 94 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
30 107 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
31 116 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
32 117 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
33 124 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
34 127 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
35 131 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
36 153 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
37 154 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
38 158 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
39 163 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
40 179 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
41 191 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
42 202 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
43 216 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
44 238 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
45 245 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
46 265 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
47 271 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
48 311 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
49 317 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
50 328 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
51 357 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
52 368 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
53 388 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
54 390 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
55 402 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
56 420 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
57 437 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
58 454 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
59 458 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
60 462 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
61 509 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
62 511 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
63 549 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
64 560 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
65 563 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
66 584 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
67 659 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
68 666 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
69 670 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
70 770 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
71 777 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
72 788 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
73 811 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
74 826 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
75 854 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
76 864 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
77 874 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
78 914 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
79 1007 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
80 1026 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
81 1043 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
82 1070 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
83 1084 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
84 1134 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
85 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
86 22 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
87 36 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
88 38 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
89 41 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
90 43 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
91 49 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
92 51 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
93 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
94 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
95 74 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
96 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
97 105 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
98 123 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
99 139 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
100 168 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,880,431----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41347$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
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
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
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15