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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, #1301-1332
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1266 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
2 1267 Persons of Interest First Run $1,672 1 n/a - 9/3/04
3 1270 Making Grace First Run $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
4 1274 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
5 1276 Monumental First Run $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
6 1279 America Betrayed First Run $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
7 1283 Food Beware First Run $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
8 1289 Beyond Hatred First Run $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
9 1290 A People Uncounted First Run $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
10 1292 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
11 1296 Triumph of the Wall First Run $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
12 - Rehearsal for a Sicilician Tragedy First Run n/a - n/a - 2011
13 - Family Portrait in Black and White First Pond n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
14 325 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
15 519 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
16 880 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
17 365 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
18 593 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
19 1019 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
20 768 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
21 24 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
22 200 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
23 788 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
24 699 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
25 851 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
26 603 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
27 846 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
28 885 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
29 1102 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
30 1169 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
31 1251 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
32 369 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
33 928 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
34 914 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
35 620 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
36 222 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
37 573 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
38 889 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
39 1124 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
40 284 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
41 539 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
42 1125 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
43 316 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
44 455 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
45 1185 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
46 1195 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
47 1275 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
48 312 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
49 674 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
50 717 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
51 680 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
52 1068 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
53 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
54 227 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
55 308 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
56 474 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
57 507 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
58 726 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
59 850 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
60 1053 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
61 945 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
62 749 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
63 633 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
64 352 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
65 1112 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
66 825 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
67 330 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
68 266 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
69 481 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
70 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
71 943 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
72 121 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
73 314 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
74 75 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
75 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
76 234 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
77 338 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
78 422 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
79 779 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
80 962 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
81 107 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,459,502 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
82 1210 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
83 796 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
84 998 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
85 226 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
86 425 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
87 702 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
88 752 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
89 974 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
90 390 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
91 966 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
92 482 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
93 897 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
94 954 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
95 1184 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
96 1080 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
97 547 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
98 1021 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
99 473 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
100 480 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,368,387----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,23847$131,01028-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,818,742----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,705,6541,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1332


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Desert Bayou Libre 10/5/07
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Live from New York! TUG 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD