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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, #1301-1330
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1160 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
2 231 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
3 349 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
4 387 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
5 564 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
6 580 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
7 629 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
8 827 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
9 862 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
10 881 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Cinema Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
11 893 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
12 910 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
13 917 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
14 983 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
15 996 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
16 1034 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
17 1044 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
18 1189 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
19 1196 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
20 1209 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
21 1285 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
22 306 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
23 348 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
24 377 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
25 505 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
26 551 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
27 591 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
28 634 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
29 705 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
30 734 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
31 743 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
32 830 Manakamana Cinema Guild $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
33 837 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
34 892 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
35 935 Actress (2014) Cinema Guild $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
36 977 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
37 1000 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
38 1004 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
39 1056 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
40 1106 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
41 1204 Maidan Cinema Guild $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
42 1229 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
43 1082 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
44 1215 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
45 1217 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
46 742 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
47 449 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
48 571 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
49 601 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
50 640 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
51 913 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
52 1092 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
53 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
54 - Remote Area Medical Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 11/28/14
55 196 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
56 1241 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
57 219 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
58 691 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
59 1163 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle Hill $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
60 1246 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
61 205 Powaqqatsi Cannon Films $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
62 135 Burn Callbox LLC $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
63 545 Black Gold California Newsreel $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
64 615 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire California Newsreel $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
65 888 The Other City Cabin Films $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
66 1139 Los Angeles Plays Itself Burton/Floyd $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
67 5 Earth (2009) Buena Vista $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
68 6 Chimpanzee Buena Vista $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
69 12 Oceans Buena Vista $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
70 13 Bears Buena Vista $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
71 14 Monkey Kingdom Buena Vista $15,546,443 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
72 15 African Cats Buena Vista $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
73 278 America's Heart and Soul Buena Vista $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
74 310 Morning Light Buena Vista $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
75 581 Waking Sleeping Beauty Buena Vista $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
76 662 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Buena Vista $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
77 764 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies Buena Vista $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
78 914 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
79 1061 Caucus Bonfire Films of America $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
80 327 Alive Inside Bond/360 $256,682 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
81 561 Advanced Style Bond/360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
82 1140 The Jew in the Lotus Blind Dog $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
83 1212 Stop the Pounding Heart Big World Pictures $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
84 724 Pressure Cooker BEV Pictures $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
85 895 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard Better Than Something $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
86 1170 Flex is Kings Baxter Bros. $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
87 340 Enlighten Up! Balcony Releasing $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
88 491 Sir! No Sir! Balcony Releasing $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
89 523 King Corn Balcony Releasing $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
90 528 Al Franken: God Spoke Balcony Releasing $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
91 552 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Balcony Releasing $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
92 566 Kurt Cobain About a Son Balcony Releasing $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
93 613 Budrus Balcony Releasing $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
94 622 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Balcony Releasing $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
95 661 Finding Joe Balcony Releasing $55,518 7 $8,753 1 9/30/11
96 751 The Dhamma Brothers Balcony Releasing $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
97 752 Louder Than a Bomb Balcony Releasing $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
98 773 The Legend of Pale Male Balcony Releasing $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
99 856 Trudell Balcony Releasing $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
100 866 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Balcony Releasing $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,292,199----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,42148$131,30528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,278,237----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,679,9161,589$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, #1301-1330


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Head Games Vari. 9/21/12
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/29/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 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