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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, #1201-1291
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 827 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
2 681 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
3 22 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
4 194 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
5 765 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
6 747 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
7 350 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
8 576 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
9 992 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
10 312 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
11 504 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
12 856 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
13 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
14 180 56 Up First Run $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
15 217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger First Run $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
16 225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
17 261 Kings of Pastry First Run $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
18 270 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
19 284 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
20 286 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
21 287 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
22 307 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
23 332 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
24 339 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
25 384 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
26 387 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
27 398 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
28 422 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
29 458 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
30 470 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
31 471 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
32 483 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
33 522 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
34 559 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
35 570 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
36 571 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
37 601 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
38 610 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
39 619 Through a Lens Darkly First Run $62,598 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
40 624 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
41 638 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
42 651 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
43 667 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
44 677 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
45 679 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
46 689 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
47 694 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
48 705 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
49 727 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
50 751 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
51 756 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
52 757 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
53 761 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
54 764 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
55 767 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
56 771 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
57 776 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
58 781 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
59 784 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
60 791 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
61 798 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
62 812 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
63 822 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
64 830 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
65 831 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
66 837 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
67 881 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
68 896 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $20,280 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
69 901 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
70 913 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
71 916 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
72 924 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
73 927 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
74 943 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
75 948 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
76 952 Levitated Mass First Run $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
77 959 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
78 968 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
79 974 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
80 975 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
81 988 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
82 990 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
83 1006 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
84 1024 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
85 1038 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
86 1040 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
87 1049 Kabbalah Me First Run $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
88 1050 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
89 1053 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
90 1055 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
91 1056 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
92 1065 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
93 1070 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
94 1071 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
95 1081 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
96 1085 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
97 1087 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
98 1096 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
99 1104 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
100 1105 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15