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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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 894 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
2 937 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
3 980 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
4 1002 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
5 1006 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
6 1058 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
7 1108 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
8 1206 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
9 1231 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
10 231 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
11 349 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
12 387 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
13 565 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
14 581 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
15 629 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
16 829 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
17 864 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
18 883 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
19 895 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
20 912 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
21 919 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
22 986 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
23 998 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
24 1036 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
25 1046 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
26 1192 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
27 1199 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
28 1211 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
29 1287 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
30 473 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
31 480 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
32 678 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
33 1087 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
34 1149 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
35 1163 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
36 1021 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
37 546 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
38 1080 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
39 482 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
40 896 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
41 953 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
42 1184 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
43 965 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
44 390 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
45 226 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
46 425 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
47 702 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
48 752 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
49 973 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
50 997 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
51 795 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
52 1210 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
53 107 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,459,502 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
54 75 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
55 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
56 234 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
57 338 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
58 422 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
59 779 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
60 961 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
61 121 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
62 314 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
63 942 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
64 266 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
65 481 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
66 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
67 330 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
68 824 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
69 1112 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
70 352 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
71 633 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
72 749 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
73 944 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
74 227 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
75 308 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
76 474 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
77 507 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
78 726 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
79 848 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
80 1054 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
81 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
82 1068 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
83 680 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
84 717 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
85 312 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
86 674 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
87 316 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
88 455 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
89 1185 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
90 1195 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
91 1274 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
92 539 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
93 1125 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
94 284 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
95 1124 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
96 222 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
97 573 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
98 888 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
99 620 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
100 913 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,143,413----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,73548$131,11528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,736,272----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,701,7271,589$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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun 5/18/12
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
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