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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, #1201-1269
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1031 Shepard and Dark Music Box Films $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
2 1034 The Informant Music Box Films $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
3 991 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
4 538 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
5 342 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
6 1001 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
7 1022 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
8 899 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
9 745 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
10 836 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
11 1169 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
12 15 Madonna: Truth or Dare Miramax $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
13 47 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
14 65 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
15 67 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
16 97 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
17 108 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
18 124 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
19 175 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
20 207 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
21 225 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
22 300 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
23 430 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
24 443 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
25 446 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
26 876 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
27 949 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
28 1002 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
29 1149 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
30 713 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
31 988 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
32 40 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
33 134 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
34 176 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
35 244 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
36 659 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
37 1162 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
38 589 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
39 38 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
40 43 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
41 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
42 63 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
43 71 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
44 72 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
45 75 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
46 81 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
47 107 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
48 109 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
49 121 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
50 135 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
51 145 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
52 159 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
53 180 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
54 237 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
55 262 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
56 271 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
57 279 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
58 288 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
59 299 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
60 336 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
61 365 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
62 374 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
63 415 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
64 425 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
65 438 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
66 497 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
67 498 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
68 500 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
69 501 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
70 508 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
71 513 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
72 570 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
73 619 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
74 626 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
75 630 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
76 652 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
77 663 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
78 679 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
79 788 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
80 800 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
81 873 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
82 909 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
83 1190 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
84 572 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
85 231 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
86 1174 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
87 802 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal Luminous Velocity Releasing $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
88 1203 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lumiere Productions $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
89 740 The Cats of Mirikitani Lucid Dreaming Inc. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
90 316 Gay Sex in the 70s Lovett Releasing $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
91 340 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot 47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
92 394 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorber Films $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
93 686 The Woodmans Lorber Films $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
94 954 Armadillo Lorber Films $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
95 1108 The Red Chapel Lorber Films $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
96 1123 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorber Films $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
97 353 Somewhere Between Long Shot Factory $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
98 373 Code Black Long Shot Factory $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
99 525 My Reincarnation Long Shot Factory $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
100 707 If You Build It Long Shot Factory $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,423,746----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,02947$132,59327-
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, #1201-1269


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15