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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, #1201-1242
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
1003 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
1004 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
1005 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
1006 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
1007 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
1008 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
1009 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
1010 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
1011 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
1012 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
1013 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
1014 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
1015 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
1016 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
1017 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
1018 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
1019 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
1020 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
1021 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
1022 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
1023 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
1024 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
1025 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
1026 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
1027 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
1028 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
1029 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
1030 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
1031 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
1032 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
1033 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
1034 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
1035 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
1036 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
1037 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
1038 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
1039 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
1040 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
1041 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
1042 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
1043 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
1044 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
1045 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
1046 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
1047 Resident Alien Grey $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
1048 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
1049 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
1050 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
1051 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
1052 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
1053 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $7,562 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1054 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
1055 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
1056 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
1057 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
1058 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
1059 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
1060 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
1061 Levitated Mass FRun $7,005 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
1062 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
1063 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
1064 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
1065 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
1066 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
1067 The Jew in the Lotus Blin $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
1068 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
1069 The Human Scale KS $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
1070 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
1071 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
1072 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
1073 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
1074 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
1075 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $6,625 1 n/a - 9/10/14
1076 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
1077 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
1078 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
1079 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
1080 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
1081 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
1082 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
1083 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
1084 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
1085 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
1086 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
1087 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
1088 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $5,876 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
1089 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
1090 I Am Eleven ICir $5,800 2 $5,800 2 9/12/14
1091 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
1092 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
1093 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
1094 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
1095 Papirosen FM $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
1096 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
1097 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
1098 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
1099 Flex is Kings BBFR $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
1100 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
1101 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,769,904----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,67848$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15