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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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
125 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
124 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
123 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
120 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
119 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
115 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
114 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
113 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
110 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
108 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
104 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
102 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
100 Fed Up RTWC $1,537,388 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
97 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
96 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
94 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
93 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
92 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
90 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
89 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
88 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
87 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
86 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
85 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
84 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
83 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
82 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
81 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
80 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
79 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
76 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
75 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
74 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
73 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
72 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
69 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
68 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
64 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
62 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
61 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
57 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
55 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
54 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
52 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
51 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
50 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
49 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
48 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
47 Imagine: John Lennon WB $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
46 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
45 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
44 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
43 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
42 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
41 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
40 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
39 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
38 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
37 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
36 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
34 Jerusalem NGE $4,962,430 33 n/a - 9/13/13
33 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
32 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
30 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
29 Believe ORF $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
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