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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, #1201-1231
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 339 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
2 383 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
3 412 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
4 420 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
5 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
6 433 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
7 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
8 455 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
9 589 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
10 743 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
11 840 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
12 869 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
13 915 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
14 942 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
15 1000 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
16 1047 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
17 1053 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
18 1153 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
19 746 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
20 164 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
21 167 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
22 392 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
23 485 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
24 640 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
25 821 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
26 867 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
27 918 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
28 927 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
29 933 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
30 1093 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
31 1095 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
32 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
33 146 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
34 284 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
35 465 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
36 932 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
37 128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
38 143 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
39 249 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
40 250 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
41 319 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
42 321 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
43 398 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
44 437 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
45 438 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
46 471 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
47 488 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
48 561 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
49 572 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
50 610 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
51 625 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
52 626 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
53 661 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
54 677 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
55 686 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
56 717 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
57 790 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
58 792 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
59 860 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
60 866 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
61 872 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
62 1084 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
63 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
64 773 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
65 607 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
66 89 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
67 501 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
68 303 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
69 564 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
70 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
71 275 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
72 690 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
73 1062 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
74 1182 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
75 160 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
76 222 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
77 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
78 697 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
79 762 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
80 787 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
81 897 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
82 1014 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
83 1016 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
84 1052 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
85 1096 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
86 1199 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
87 322 Gerhard Richter Painting Kino Lorber $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
88 386 Afternoon of a Faun Kino Lorber $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
89 410 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Kino Lorber $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
90 440 Kumare Kino Lorber $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
91 470 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm Kino Lorber $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
92 478 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
93 547 More Than Honey Kino Lorber $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
94 612 The Trials of Muhammad Ali Kino Lorber $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
95 714 Khodorkovsky Kino Lorber $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
96 768 Whores' Glory Kino Lorber $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
97 774 Meet the Fokkens Kino Lorber $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
98 820 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
99 827 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Kino Lorber $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
100 835 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,187,842----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$903,40948$134,27527-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,710,265----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,285,5131,568$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, #1201-1231


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Liv & Ingmar Jan. 12/13/13
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
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15