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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, #1301-1362
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 26 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
2 39 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
3 41 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
4 44 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
5 46 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
6 52 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
7 54 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
8 63 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
9 78 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
10 79 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
11 80 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
12 110 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
13 131 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
14 148 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
15 159 Best of Enemies Magn. $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
16 177 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
17 178 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
18 193 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
19 195 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
20 198 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
21 199 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
22 220 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
23 222 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
24 224 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
25 227 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
26 232 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
27 235 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
28 242 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
29 251 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
30 252 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
31 281 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
32 302 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
33 335 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
34 338 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
35 357 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
36 373 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
37 379 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
38 384 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
39 394 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
40 402 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
41 407 Lambert & Stamp SPC $183,320 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
42 417 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
43 421 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
44 423 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
45 439 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
46 469 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
47 472 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
48 490 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
49 493 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
50 505 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
51 512 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
52 525 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
53 526 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
54 555 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
55 559 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
56 568 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
57 574 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
58 609 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
59 644 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
60 691 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
61 699 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
62 713 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
63 714 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
64 722 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
65 727 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
66 743 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
67 753 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
68 791 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
69 793 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
70 801 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
71 811 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
72 832 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
73 835 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
74 847 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
75 852 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
76 877 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
77 889 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
78 904 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
79 934 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
80 935 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
81 939 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
82 968 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
83 979 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
84 1043 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
85 1072 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
86 1110 The Immortalists Gathr $9,331 3 $1,308 3 11/26/14
87 1115 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
88 1149 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
89 1173 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
90 1266 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
91 1283 Sneakerheadz SD $1,903 3 $1,903 3 8/7/15
92 1299 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
93 1312 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
94 24 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
95 42 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
96 57 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
97 62 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
98 66 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
99 68 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
100 70 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,215,214,797----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$921,31550$146,74130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$654,255,132----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,738,8701,675$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1301-1362


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Patience (After Sebald) CGld 5/9/12
Talent Has Hunger FRun 3/11/16
A Beautiful Planet BV 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD