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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, #1201-1250
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
102 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
104 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
108 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
110 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
113 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
114 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
115 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
119 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
120 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
123 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
124 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
125 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
129 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
130 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
131 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
132 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
133 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
135 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
137 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
140 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
142 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
143 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
144 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
145 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
146 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
148 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
149 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
150 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
151 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
152 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
153 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
154 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
155 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
156 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
158 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
159 Life Itself Magn. $805,213 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
160 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
161 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
162 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
163 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
164 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
165 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
166 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
167 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
168 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
169 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
170 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
171 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
172 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
173 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
174 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
176 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
177 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
178 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
179 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
180 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
181 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
182 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
183 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
184 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
185 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
186 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
187 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
188 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
189 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
190 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
191 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
192 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
193 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
194 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
195 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
196 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
197 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
198 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
200 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
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
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15