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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, #1301-1362
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 61 Grizzly Man Lions Gate $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
2 89 Beyond the Mat Lions Gate $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
3 146 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions Gate $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
4 232 Mr. Death Lions Gate $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
5 539 Stevie Lions Gate $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
6 10 Sicko Lionsgate $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
7 18 America (2014) Lionsgate $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
8 20 Religulous Lionsgate $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
9 142 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon Lionsgate $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
10 145 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man Lionsgate $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
11 150 More Than a Game Lionsgate $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
12 391 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) Lionsgate $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
13 451 Hecho En Mexico Lionsgate $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
14 258 Detropia Loki Films $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
15 381 Somewhere Between Long Shot Factory $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
16 401 Code Black Long Shot Factory $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
17 561 My Reincarnation Long Shot Factory $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
18 752 If You Build It Long Shot Factory $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
19 900 Lost Bohemia Long Shot Factory $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
20 423 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorber Films $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
21 731 The Woodmans Lorber Films $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
22 1011 Armadillo Lorber Films $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
23 1180 The Red Chapel Lorber Films $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
24 1196 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorber Films $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
25 369 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot 47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
26 345 Gay Sex in the 70s Lovett Releasing $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
27 788 The Cats of Mirikitani Lucid Dreaming Inc. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
28 1284 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lumiere Productions $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
29 851 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal Luminous Velocity Releasing $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
30 1253 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
31 250 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
32 612 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
33 41 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
34 46 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
35 63 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
36 66 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
37 76 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
38 77 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
39 80 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
40 87 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
41 114 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
42 116 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
43 127 The Wolfpack Magnolia $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
44 130 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
45 144 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
46 155 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
47 159 Best of Enemies Magnolia $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
48 170 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
49 193 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
50 257 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
51 279 Ballet 422 Magnolia $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
52 284 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
53 294 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
54 302 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
55 313 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
56 326 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
57 365 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
58 393 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
59 402 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
60 443 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
61 455 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
62 468 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
63 534 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
64 535 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
65 537 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
66 538 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
67 545 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
68 550 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
69 574 Sunshine Superman Magnolia $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
70 609 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
71 663 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
72 670 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
73 674 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
74 695 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
75 706 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
76 724 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
77 762 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
78 836 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
79 848 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
80 925 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
81 965 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
82 1269 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
83 630 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
84 702 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
85 1240 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
86 264 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
87 188 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
88 43 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
89 143 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
90 1045 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
91 758 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
92 1226 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
93 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Miramax $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
94 50 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
95 68 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
96 71 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
97 103 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
98 115 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
99 133 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
100 187 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,215,375,459----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$921,43750$146,74130-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$654,255,132----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,738,8701,675$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1301-1362


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Patience (After Sebald) CGld 5/9/12
The Last Man on the Moon Grav. 2/26/16
Talent Has Hunger FRun 3/11/16
Boom Bust Boom BSM 3/11/16
The Brainwashing of My Dad JSenko 3/18/16
A Beautiful Planet BV 4/29/16
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD