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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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 810 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
2 1011 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
3 231 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
4 431 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
5 715 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
6 767 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
7 987 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
8 395 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
9 979 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
10 489 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
11 909 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
12 966 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
13 1200 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
14 1093 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
15 558 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
16 1034 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
17 480 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
18 487 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
19 692 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
20 1100 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
21 1165 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
22 1178 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
23 236 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
24 354 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
25 392 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
26 577 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
27 593 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
28 644 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
29 843 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
30 877 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
31 896 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
32 908 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
33 925 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
34 932 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
35 1000 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
36 1012 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
37 1049 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
38 1059 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
39 1209 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
40 1216 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
41 1228 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
42 1305 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
43 311 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
44 353 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
45 382 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
46 512 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
47 563 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
48 604 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
49 649 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
50 719 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
51 749 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
52 759 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
53 846 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
54 852 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
55 907 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
56 951 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
57 994 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
58 1016 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
59 1020 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
60 1071 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
61 1123 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
62 1223 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
63 1249 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
64 1097 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
65 1234 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
66 1236 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
67 757 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
68 455 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
69 584 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
70 614 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
71 655 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
72 928 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
73 1108 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
74 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
75 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
76 201 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
77 1261 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
78 224 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
79 705 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
80 1181 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle Hill $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
81 1266 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle Hill $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
82 210 Powaqqatsi Cannon Films $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
83 138 Burn Callbox LLC $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
84 557 Black Gold California Newsreel $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
85 629 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire California Newsreel $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
86 903 The Other City Cabin Films $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
87 1158 Los Angeles Plays Itself Burton/Floyd $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
88 5 Earth (2009) Buena Vista $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
89 6 Chimpanzee Buena Vista $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
90 12 Oceans Buena Vista $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
91 13 Bears Buena Vista $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
92 14 Monkey Kingdom Buena Vista $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
93 15 African Cats Buena Vista $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
94 283 America's Heart and Soul Buena Vista $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
95 315 Morning Light Buena Vista $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
96 594 Waking Sleeping Beauty Buena Vista $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
97 677 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Buena Vista $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
98 781 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Buena Vista $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
99 929 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
100 1076 Caucus Bonfire Films of America $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,363,022----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,89348$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD