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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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1089 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
2 1092 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
3 1132 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
4 1180 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
5 1294 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
6 1276 Bestiaire KimStim/Zeitgeist Films $1,428 2 n/a - 10/19/12
7 1145 The Human Scale KimStim $6,878 3 n/a - 10/18/13
8 290 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
9 734 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
10 - The Gardener KDK Factory n/a - n/a - 8/2/13
11 963 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
12 600 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
13 323 Stone Reader Jet Films $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
14 780 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Janus Films $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
15 1073 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
16 533 The United States of Autism Janson Media $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
17 92 Koyaanisqatsi Island Alive $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
18 646 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
19 822 GasLand International WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
20 132 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
21 149 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
22 261 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
23 262 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $370,149 19 $10,505 1 12/5/14
24 263 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
25 300 Above and Beyond International Film Circuit $288,751 13 $6,448 1 1/30/15
26 342 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
27 344 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
28 426 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
29 464 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
30 465 Stolen International Film Circuit $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
31 501 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
32 520 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
33 597 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
34 608 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
35 649 Sweet Dreams (2013) International Film Circuit $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
36 665 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
37 666 In a Dream International Film Circuit $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
38 703 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
39 719 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
40 730 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
41 763 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
42 840 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
43 842 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
44 914 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
45 920 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
46 926 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
47 1105 Farewell to Hollywood International Film Circuit $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
48 1168 Fired! International Film Circuit $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
49 - Programming the Nation? International Film Circuit n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
50 995 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
51 494 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
52 152 The Imposter Indomina Media $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
53 302 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
54 171 The Wonder of It All Indican $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
55 174 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
56 419 Hybrid Indican $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
57 517 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
58 681 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
59 872 American Storytellers Indican $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
60 921 If I Die Tonight Indican $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
61 981 This Binary Universe Indican $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
62 990 El Inmigrante Indican $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
63 996 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
64 1177 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
65 1179 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
66 - Oxygen for the Ears Indican n/a - n/a - Jul 2013
67 794 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
68 36 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
69 38 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
70 45 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
71 52 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
72 60 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
73 65 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
74 105 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,514,782 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
75 125 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
76 143 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
77 179 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
78 184 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
79 193 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
80 197 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $620,000 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
81 213 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
82 216 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
83 228 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
84 251 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
85 259 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
86 272 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
87 273 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
88 282 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
89 286 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
90 295 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
91 313 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
92 337 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $248,362 17 $20,880 2 11/2/07
93 343 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
94 358 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
95 363 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
96 409 An Unreasonable Man IFC $176,647 11 $9,813 1 1/31/07
97 441 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
98 443 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
99 456 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
100 460 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,139,360----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,73248$131,11528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,736,272----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,701,7271,589$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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun 5/18/12
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
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