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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, #1201-1228
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 321 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
2 322 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
3 324 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $240,239 12 $9,129 1 6/20/07
4 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
5 330 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
6 334 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
7 336 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
8 343 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
9 348 Somewhere Between Long Shot $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
10 350 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
11 353 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
12 356 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
13 362 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
14 363 South of the Border Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
15 367 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
16 369 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
17 370 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
18 373 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
19 374 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
20 383 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
21 387 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
22 389 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $166,750 2 $7,970 1 3/1/06
23 391 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
24 392 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
25 393 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
26 394 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
27 396 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
28 398 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
29 399 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
30 400 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
31 407 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
32 410 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
33 411 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
34 415 Code Black Long Shot $150,290 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
35 416 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
36 418 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
37 421 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
38 422 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
39 425 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
40 427 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
41 428 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
42 430 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
43 436 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
44 437 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
45 439 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
46 441 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
47 442 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
48 443 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
49 450 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
50 453 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
51 457 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
52 459 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
53 462 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
54 464 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
55 467 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
56 468 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
57 469 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
58 470 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
59 472 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
60 473 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
61 474 Alive Inside B360 $111,600 15 $7,200 1 7/18/14
62 475 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
63 476 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
64 478 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
65 479 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
66 484 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
67 487 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
68 488 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
69 491 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
70 497 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
71 498 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
72 501 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
73 502 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
74 504 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
75 507 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
76 508 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
77 511 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
78 512 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
79 515 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
80 516 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
81 517 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
82 519 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
83 520 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
84 521 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
85 523 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
86 524 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
87 525 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
88 532 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
89 535 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
90 539 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
91 542 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
92 546 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
93 547 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
94 550 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
95 552 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
96 556 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
97 557 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
98 561 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
99 564 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
100 566 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,023,271----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,53848$134,60627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,673,713----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,283,6861,568$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, #1201-1228


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15