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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, #1201-1227
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 264 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
2 278 42 Up First Run $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
3 280 Bonhoeffer First Run $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
4 281 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times First Run $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
5 300 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune First Run $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
6 323 49 Up First Run $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
7 330 Weapons of the Spirit First Run $232,981 4 $18,580 1 9/1/89
8 373 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
9 376 Constantine's Sword First Run $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
10 387 Crude First Run $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
11 409 Eames: The Architect and the Painter First Run $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
12 444 Stonewall Uprising First Run $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
13 455 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train First Run $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
14 456 Fidel First Run $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
15 467 Ballerina First Run $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
16 505 Bhutto First Run $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
17 539 Praying with Lior First Run $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
18 550 Bright Leaves First Run $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
19 552 Circo First Run $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
20 579 Maidentrip First Run $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
21 588 Dancing Across Borders First Run $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
22 601 War Photographer First Run $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
23 615 Four Seasons Lodge First Run $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
24 628 Surviving Progress First Run $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
25 643 Hiding and Seeking First Run $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
26 653 Pianomania First Run $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
27 655 Orgasm Inc. First Run $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
28 665 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
29 670 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
30 681 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
31 702 Moving Midway First Run $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
32 725 Rising From Ashes First Run $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
33 730 Wagner & Me First Run $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
34 731 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
35 735 Been Rich All My Life First Run $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
36 738 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
37 741 Our City Dreams First Run $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
38 744 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
39 749 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
40 753 Making the Boys First Run $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
41 756 American Teacher First Run $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
42 763 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
43 770 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
44 784 A Fierce Green Fire First Run $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
45 794 Garbo: The Spy First Run $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
46 800 Jane's Journey First Run $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
47 801 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg First Run $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
48 807 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
49 852 Girl Model First Run $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
50 870 A Wink and a Smile First Run $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
51 882 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
52 884 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
53 891 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
54 894 To the Limit First Run $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
55 907 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
56 912 Design is One First Run $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
57 922 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
58 930 The Settlers First Run $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
59 936 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
60 937 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
61 950 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
62 964 Defamation First Run $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
63 981 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
64 994 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
65 996 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
66 1006 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
67 1009 Stolen Moments First Run $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
68 1011 The Unknown Soldier First Run $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
69 1020 Three Stars First Run $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
70 1025 Man on a Mission First Run $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
71 1026 Without the King First Run $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
72 1036 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
73 1040 Mugabe and the White African First Run $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
74 1042 Photographic Memory First Run $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
75 1050 Gendernauts First Run $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
76 1055 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
77 1056 Camden 28 First Run $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
78 1070 Windfall First Run $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
79 1071 The Beat Hotel First Run $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
80 1075 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
81 1082 People of a Feather First Run $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
82 1096 Nuclear Nation First Run $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
83 1097 Herman's House First Run $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
84 1101 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
85 1102 Half the Road First Run $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
86 1107 Sacred Stage First Run $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
87 1108 The End of Time First Run $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
88 1111 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
89 1123 Brothers in Arms First Run $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
90 1131 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
91 1134 Plastic Planet First Run $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
92 1144 Wetlands Preserved First Run $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
93 1146 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
94 1153 Men at Lunch First Run $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
95 1156 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
96 1162 Patagonia Rising First Run $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
97 1163 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
98 1166 Children of Fate First Run $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
99 1167 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
100 1168 On the Rumba River First Run $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,082,970,695----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,49448$134,60627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,666,449----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,283,3221,568$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, #1201-1227


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
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