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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, #1101-1186
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
2 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
3 17 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
4 28 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
5 50 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
6 60 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
7 69 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
8 77 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
9 81 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
10 85 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
11 89 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
12 96 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
13 98 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
14 100 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
15 114 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
16 116 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
17 120 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
18 123 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
19 132 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
20 137 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
21 139 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
22 140 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
23 142 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
24 143 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
25 148 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
26 153 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
27 157 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
28 158 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
29 159 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
30 167 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
31 170 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
32 172 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
33 174 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
34 178 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
35 186 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
36 189 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
37 190 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
38 191 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
39 194 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
40 195 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
41 196 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
42 197 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
43 204 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
44 208 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
45 212 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
46 216 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
47 217 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
48 218 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
49 220 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
50 223 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
51 229 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
52 231 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
53 232 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
54 238 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
55 239 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
56 241 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
57 244 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
58 249 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
59 253 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
60 259 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
61 263 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
62 267 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
63 268 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
64 272 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
65 275 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
66 276 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
67 279 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
68 283 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
69 284 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
70 289 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
71 292 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
72 295 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
73 296 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
74 298 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
75 301 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
76 304 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
77 305 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
78 308 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
79 311 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
80 312 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
81 315 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
82 316 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
83 318 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
84 322 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
85 323 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
86 327 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
87 329 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
88 337 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
89 341 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
90 343 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
91 345 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
92 348 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
93 354 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
94 355 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
95 359 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
96 361 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
97 362 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
98 365 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
99 366 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
100 374 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,047,170,798----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,42748$138,85128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$538,281,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,330,5841,589$8,879,0251,551-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1186


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. 8/1/08
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15