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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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1700, #1701-1753
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
2 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
3 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
4 8 One Direction: This is Us TriS $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
5 7 Chimpanzee BV $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
6 6 Earth (2009) BV $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
7 9 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
8 14 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
9 17 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
10 23 Born in China BV $13,873,211 1,508 $4,790,367 1,508 4/21/17
11 15 Bears BV $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
12 34 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
13 16 Monkey Kingdom BV $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
14 25 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
15 40 Fahrenheit 11/9 Briarcliff $6,237,938 1,719 $3,008,563 1,719 9/21/18
16 33 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
17 42 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
18 43 Death of a Nation QF $5,885,881 1,005 $2,356,522 1,005 8/3/18
19 35 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
20 41 Believe ORF $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
21 70 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
22 52 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
23 46 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
24 62 Imagine: John Lennon WB $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
25 100 Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR $2,394,386 816 $1,357,243 816 9/16/16
26 79 Whitney RAtt. $3,026,351 451 $1,265,572 451 7/6/18
27 54 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
28 59 Where to Invade Next Drft. $3,827,261 308 $897,034 308 2/12/16
29 128 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
30 82 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. $2,930,414 155 $785,336 85 9/15/16
31 36 I am Not Your Negro Magn. $7,123,919 320 $686,378 43 2/3/17
32 107 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
33 22 RBG Magn. $14,017,361 432 $578,470 34 5/4/18
34 19 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
35 28 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
36 111 Pope Francis - A Man of His Word Focus $2,008,385 385 $507,870 346 5/18/18
37 12 Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus $22,609,437 893 $475,419 29 6/8/18
38 255 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
39 220 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
40 272 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
41 61 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
42 222 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
43 65 Free Solo NGE $3,592,812 251 $294,288 4 9/28/18
44 11 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
45 249 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
46 73 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
47 90 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
48 143 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
49 72 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
50 304 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
51 204 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
52 39 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
53 21 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
54 18 A Beautiful Planet Imax $15,201,496 155 $223,983 137 4/29/16
55 29 Amy A24 $8,413,144 435 $222,500 6 7/3/15
56 60 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
57 13 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
58 159 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
59 260 Love, Gilda Magn. $588,829 112 $189,639 82 9/21/18
60 187 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
61 26 Three Identical Strangers Neon $12,320,845 433 $171,503 5 6/29/18
62 71 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
63 81 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
64 125 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
65 83 Pandas WB $2,892,597 35 $158,915 33 4/6/18
66 543 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
67 382 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
68 436 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
69 320 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
70 227 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
71 170 Step (2017) FoxS $1,154,982 306 $146,488 29 8/4/17
72 164 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
73 47 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
74 38 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
75 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
76 64 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
77 355 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
78 105 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
79 209 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
80 557 Bad Reputation Magn. $148,568 196 $130,675 196 9/28/18
81 390 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
82 86 Citizenfour RTWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
83 134 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
84 353 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
85 68 An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power Par. $3,496,795 556 $124,823 4 7/28/17
86 245 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
87 55 Bully (2012) Wein. $4,142,648 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
88 257 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
89 165 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
90 155 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
91 292 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
92 371 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
93 278 The First Monday in May Magn. $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
94 158 McQueen BST $1,257,275 95 $98,873 4 7/20/18
95 236 Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom $693,984 413 $98,088 293 6/8/17
96 399 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
97 49 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
98 145 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
99 687 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
100 127 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,415,866,324----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,77854$127,83129-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$731,004,588----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$19,756,8811,365$8,181,6791,613-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1700, #1701-1753


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Year of the Yao FL 4/15/05
Monrovia, Indiana Zipp. 10/26/18
The Long Shadow Passion Rive 10/26/18
Maria by Callas SPC 11/2/18
In Search of Greatness Art of Sport 11/2/18
Searching for Ingmar Bergman Osci. 11/2/18
Narcissister Organ Player FM 11/7/18
The Last Race Magn. 11/16/18
The World Before Your Feet Greenwich 11/16/18
This One's for the Ladies Neon 2/15/19
Biggest Little Farm Neon 4/5/19
Penguins (Disneynature) BV 4/17/19
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD
Spitfire (2018) N/A TBD