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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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 123 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
2 173 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
3 205 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
4 223 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
5 298 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
6 419 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
7 433 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
8 436 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
9 850 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
10 919 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
11 967 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
12 1105 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
13 690 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
14 953 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
15 39 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
16 133 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
17 174 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
18 243 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
19 639 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
20 1117 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
21 574 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
22 37 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
23 42 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
24 59 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
25 62 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
26 70 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
27 71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
28 74 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
29 80 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
30 106 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
31 108 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
32 120 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
33 134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
34 144 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
35 178 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
36 204 Life Itself Magnolia $538,655 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
37 236 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
38 260 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
39 269 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
40 277 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
41 286 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
42 297 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
43 331 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
44 358 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
45 367 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
46 405 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
47 414 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
48 427 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
49 485 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
50 486 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
51 488 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
52 489 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
53 495 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
54 500 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
55 581 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $67,203 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
56 604 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
57 611 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
58 614 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
59 633 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
60 643 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
61 659 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
62 764 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
63 777 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
64 847 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
65 882 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
66 1142 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
67 557 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
68 229 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
69 1128 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
70 779 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal Luminous Velocity Releasing $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
71 1154 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lumiere Productions $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
72 717 The Cats of Mirikitani Lucid Dreaming Inc. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
73 313 Gay Sex in the 70s Lovett Releasing $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
74 335 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot 47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
75 387 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorber Films $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
76 666 The Woodmans Lorber Films $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
77 923 Armadillo Lorber Films $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
78 1066 The Red Chapel Lorber Films $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
79 1080 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorber Films $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
80 346 Somewhere Between Long Shot Factory $210,975 6 $7,799 1 8/24/12
81 504 Code Black Long Shot Factory $99,111 7 $6,319 1 6/20/14
82 512 My Reincarnation Long Shot Factory $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
83 685 If You Build It Long Shot Factory $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
84 825 Lost Bohemia Long Shot Factory $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
85 237 Detropia Loki Films $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
86 9 Sicko Lionsgate $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
87 17 Religulous Lionsgate $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
88 20 America (2014) Lionsgate $11,421,052 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
89 132 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon Lionsgate $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
90 135 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man Lionsgate $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
91 139 More Than a Game Lionsgate $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
92 356 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) Lionsgate $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
93 411 Hecho En Mexico Lionsgate $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
94 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions Gate $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
95 54 Rize Lions Gate $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
96 57 Grizzly Man Lions Gate $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
97 82 Beyond the Mat Lions Gate $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
98 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions Gate $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
99 215 Mr. Death Lions Gate $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
100 491 Stevie Lions Gate $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,078,875,006----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$908,90948$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$562,708,344----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,135,4171,568$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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15