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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, #1201-1300, #1301-1338
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 785 Twist (1993) Triton $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
2 1061 The Last Party Triton $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
3 89 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly Indie $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
4 480 The First Saturday in May Truly Indie $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
5 572 51 Birch Street Truly Indie $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
6 639 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly Indie $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
7 816 Living in Emergency Truly Indie $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
8 829 Fighting for Life Truly Indie $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
9 895 Incendiary Truly Indie $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
10 992 Dumbstruck Truly Indie $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
11 1089 Something to Cheer About Truly Indie $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
12 - Reincarnated Truly Indie n/a - n/a - 3/15/13
13 280 Grass Unapix Ent. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
14 1031 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi Under the Milky Way $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
15 385 Imelda Unico Entertainment $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
16 11 Bowling for Columbine United Artists $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
17 330 The Yes Men United Artists $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
18 177 First Descent Universal $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
19 188 Inside Deep Throat Universal $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
20 814 Fuel Unknown $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
21 1142 Plot for Peace Unknown $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
22 1207 Twisted: A Balloonamentary Unknown $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
23 241 Sound City Variance Films $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
24 437 Citizen Koch Variance Films $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
25 471 Until the Light Takes Us Variance Films $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
26 551 American: The Bill Hicks Story Variance Films $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
27 614 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Variance Films $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
28 647 How to Live Forever Variance Films $60,630 4 $3,716 1 5/13/11
29 665 Terms and Conditions May Apply Variance Films $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
30 671 The Lottery Variance Films $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
31 692 God Loves Uganda Variance Films $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
32 725 American Made Movie Variance Films $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
33 761 Addiction Incorporated Variance Films $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
34 800 Hit So Hard Variance Films $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
35 832 Walking on Dead Fish Variance Films $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
36 866 Nursery University Variance Films $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
37 867 Elena (2014) Variance Films $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
38 889 Video Games: The Movie Variance Films $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
39 1006 Head Games Variance Films $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
40 1055 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Variance Films $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
41 1174 Elevate Variance Films $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
42 1239 The Weird World of Blowfly Variance Films $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
43 - General Orders No. 9 Variance Films n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
44 1240 Fatal Assistance Velvet Films $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
45 704 American Mustang Vitagraph $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
46 711 Collapse Vitagraph $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
47 808 Running From Crazy Vitagraph $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
48 966 Sunset Story Vitagraph $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
49 1227 The Hacker Wars Vitagraph $3,470 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
50 1246 Knuckle Vitagraph $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
51 535 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story Walking on Water Films $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
52 28 Roger and Me Warner Bros. $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
53 49 Imagine: John Lennon Warner Bros. $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
54 174 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones Warner Bros. $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
55 207 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary Warner Bros. $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
56 222 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser Warner Bros. $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
57 256 Into the Arms of Strangers Warner Bros. $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
58 846 Batkid Begins Warner Bros. $29,124 4 $19,437 4 6/26/15
59 2 March of the Penguins Warner Independent $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
60 183 The 11th Hour Warner Independent $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
61 516 Darfur Now Warner Independent $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
62 71 Freeriders Warren Miller $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
63 78 Snowriders 2 Warren Miller $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
64 84 Snowriders Warren Miller $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
65 86 Endless Winter Warren Miller $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
66 87 Vertical Reality Warren Miller $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
67 96 Black Diamond Rush Warren Miller $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
68 388 What Would Jesus Buy? Warrior Poets Releasing $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
69 54 Bully (2012) Weinstein Company $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
70 127 Shut Up and Sing Weinstein Company $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
71 166 The Tillman Story Weinstein Company $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
72 208 Salinger Weinstein Company $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
73 213 Undefeated (2012) Weinstein Company $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
74 252 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Weinstein Company $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
75 562 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Weinstein Company $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
76 205 Tarnation Wellspring $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
77 244 In the Realms of the Unreal Wellspring $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
78 266 The Source Wellspring $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
79 478 Unknown White Male Wellspring $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
80 713 On the Ropes Wellspring $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
81 780 Girlhood Wellspring $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
82 819 Reel Paradise Wellspring $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
83 1244 Beautopia Wellspring $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
84 807 Sisters in Law Women Make Movies $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
85 602 Veil of Tears Word Films $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
86 492 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary Worldplay $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
87 796 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope Wrekin Hill $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
88 - The People vs. George Lucas Wrekin Hill n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
89 1022 Rock Bottom Wringing Hands Prods. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
90 493 Storm Surfers 3D Xlrator Media $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
91 55 The Corporation Zeitgeist $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
92 106 Bill Cunningham New York Zeitgeist $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
93 163 Ballets Russes Zeitgeist $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
94 168 Into Great Silence Zeitgeist $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
95 171 Up the Yangtze Zeitgeist $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
96 221 Trouble the Water Zeitgeist $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
97 268 Koch Zeitgeist $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
98 302 Last Train Home Zeitgeist $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
99 336 A Place Called Chiapas Zeitgeist $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
100 340 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeitgeist $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,126,157,752----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,27547$130,74128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,119,285----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,719,9661,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1338


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Wall Life 8/26/05
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 7/24/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD