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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, #1201-1246
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 507 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
2 541 12 O'Clock Boys Oscilloscope Pictures $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
3 565 After Tiller Oscilloscope Pictures $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
4 603 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Oscilloscope Pictures $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
5 633 The Other F Word Oscilloscope Pictures $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
6 647 Burma VJ Oscilloscope Pictures $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
7 652 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Oscilloscope Pictures $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
8 675 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Oscilloscope Pictures $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
9 718 Teenage Oscilloscope Pictures $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
10 785 These Birds Walk Oscilloscope Pictures $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
11 812 The Garden Oscilloscope Pictures $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
12 882 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Oscilloscope Pictures $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
13 889 Tchoupitoulas Oscilloscope Pictures $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
14 894 The Kill Team Oscilloscope Pictures $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
15 903 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Oscilloscope Pictures $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
16 938 Only the Young Oscilloscope Pictures $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
17 970 Rebirth Oscilloscope Pictures $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
18 208 Sex Is... Outsider Films $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
19 1195 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris Outsider Films $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
20 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
21 158 Bill W. Page 124 Productions $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
22 98 I Am Paladin $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
23 425 Kids For Cash Paladin $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
24 544 The Whale Paladin $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
25 671 Connected Paladin $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
26 693 Love Etc. Paladin $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
27 744 Mansome Paladin $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
28 826 Otter 501 Paladin $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
29 910 Great Directors Paladin $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
30 459 Spark: A Burning Man Story Paladin/Film Buff $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
31 557 This is Not a Film Palisades Tartan $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
32 192 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
33 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
34 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
35 444 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
36 447 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
37 562 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
38 689 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
39 702 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
40 709 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
41 780 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
42 794 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
43 808 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
44 967 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
45 1056 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
46 1120 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
47 1177 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
48 931 People Say I'm Crazy Palo Alto Pictures $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
49 1191 Souldier Parade Deck Films $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
50 933 7th Street Paradise Acres $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
51 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Paramount $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
52 8 Katy Perry: Part of Me Paramount $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
53 24 Tupac: Resurrection Paramount $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
54 540 16 Days of Glory Paramount $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
55 10 An Inconvenient Truth Paramount Classics $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
56 21 Mad Hot Ballroom Paramount Classics $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
57 261 Trekkies Paramount Classics $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
58 27 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
59 32 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
60 141 American Teen Paramount Vantage $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
61 155 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
62 - State 194 Participant Media n/a - n/a - 5/17/13
63 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Participant Media n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
64 172 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
65 182 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
66 193 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland Picturehouse $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
67 596 Rock School Picturehouse $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
68 954 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
69 1143 Moog Plexifilm $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
70 969 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
71 55 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
72 94 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
73 343 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $219,407 13 $18,761 2 10/19/12
74 1063 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
75 202 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
76 840 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
77 421 American Promise Rada Film Group $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
78 35 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
79 100 Fed Up Radius-TWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
80 124 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
81 289 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
82 348 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
83 362 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $200,036 16 $21,098 3 8/16/13
84 963 Keep On Keepin' On Radius-TWC $12,930 2 $12,930 2 9/19/14
85 1008 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
86 - The Art of Flight 3D Red Bull n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
87 1155 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair Red Envelope Entertainment $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
88 504 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
89 - The Green Wave Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 8/10/12
90 - We Were Here Red Flag Releasing n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
91 - High Ground Red Flag Releasing n/a - n/a - 11/2/12
92 656 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
93 888 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
94 245 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
95 412 Show Business Regent Releasing $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
96 799 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
97 899 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
98 976 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
99 1051 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
100 - Mr. Leather Regent Releasing n/a - n/a - 12/8/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,070,603----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,23947$132,68927-
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, #1201-1246


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free 9/30/11
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15