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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, #1201-1246
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1099 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
2 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
3 944 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
4 465 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
5 146 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
6 284 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
7 165 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
8 168 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
9 393 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
10 486 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
11 643 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
12 829 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
13 875 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
14 930 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
15 939 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
16 945 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
17 1108 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
18 1110 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
19 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
20 753 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
21 33 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
22 36 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
23 43 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
24 50 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
25 58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
26 63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
27 103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
28 121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
29 138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
30 173 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
31 178 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
32 186 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
33 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
34 206 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
35 218 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
36 240 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
37 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
38 257 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
39 266 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
40 270 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
41 273 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
42 279 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
43 293 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
44 314 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
45 320 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
46 334 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
47 340 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
48 384 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
49 413 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
50 420 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
51 432 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
52 433 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
53 441 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
54 455 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
55 592 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
56 750 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
57 847 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
58 877 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
59 926 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
60 953 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
61 1012 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
62 1059 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
63 1067 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
64 1171 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
65 20 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
66 712 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
67 401 Nostalgia for the Light Icarus Films $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
68 681 Le Joli Mai Icarus Films $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
69 786 The Take Icarus Films $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
70 833 Forever Icarus Films $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
71 862 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icarus Films $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
72 891 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icarus Films $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
73 920 The Great Flood Icarus Films $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
74 968 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icarus Films $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
75 982 Blockade Icarus Films $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
76 987 Operation Filmmaker Icarus Films $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
77 998 Sol LeWitt Icarus Films $11,022 1 $4,051 1 5/7/14
78 1040 Salvador Allende Icarus Films $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
79 1052 A Decent Factory Icarus Films $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
80 1060 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icarus Films $7,562 2 $418 1 6/6/14
81 1091 El Sicario, Room 164 Icarus Films $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
82 1093 Gringo Trails Icarus Films $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
83 1140 Still, the Children Are Here Icarus Films $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
84 1173 Looking for an Icon Icarus Films $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
85 1193 Where Are You Taking Me? Icarus Films $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
86 1203 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icarus Films $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
87 1207 The Ister Icarus Films $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
88 1213 Notes on Marie Menken Icarus Films $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
89 - The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear Icarus Films n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
90 1089 Not Bad for a Girl Horizon $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
91 1152 The Backyard Hiqi Media $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
92 1075 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire High Top Releasing $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
93 238 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
94 758 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
95 1054 Resident Alien Greycat $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
96 443 4 Little Girls Green Valley $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
97 1068 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
98 65 When We Were Kings Gramercy $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
99 627 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $55,398 1 $7,511 1 1/13/06
100 1151 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Goldsmith Productions $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,070,603----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,23947$132,68927-
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, #1201-1246


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free 9/30/11
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15