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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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 104 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
2 122 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
3 139 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
4 174 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
5 179 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
6 187 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
7 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
8 208 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
9 219 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
10 241 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
11 249 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
12 259 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
13 268 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
14 272 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
15 275 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
16 281 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
17 295 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
18 317 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
19 323 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
20 337 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
21 343 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
22 389 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
23 419 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
24 426 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
25 438 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
26 439 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
27 447 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
28 461 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
29 600 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
30 761 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
31 859 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
32 888 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
33 938 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
34 965 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
35 1028 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
36 1078 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
37 1086 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
38 1191 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
39 765 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
40 166 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
41 169 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
42 398 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
43 493 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
44 656 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
45 841 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
46 886 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
47 941 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
48 950 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
49 957 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
50 1127 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
51 1129 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
52 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
53 147 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
54 286 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
55 472 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
56 956 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
57 129 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
58 144 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
59 250 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
60 251 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
61 322 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
62 324 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
63 405 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
64 443 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
65 444 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
66 478 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
67 496 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
68 572 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
69 583 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
70 622 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
71 637 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
72 638 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
73 639 I Am Eleven International Film Circuit $54,595 10 $5,800 2 9/12/14
74 677 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
75 693 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
76 703 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
77 734 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
78 809 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
79 811 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
80 879 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
81 885 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
82 891 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
83 1118 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
84 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
85 792 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
86 619 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
87 90 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
88 509 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
89 1027 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
90 305 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
91 575 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
92 926 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
93 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
94 277 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
95 707 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
96 1095 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
97 1219 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
98 162 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
99 223 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
100 321 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15