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All Time Domestic Box Office for Documentary Movies (Rank 101-200)


See also: Top Documentary International - Top Documentary Worldwide - Top Documentary Weekend Domestic

Other Domestic Genres records: Top Comedy Domestic - Top Adventure Domestic - Top Action Domestic - Top Drama Domestic - Top Thriller/Suspense Domestic - Top Horror Domestic - Top Romantic Comedy Domestic - Top Musical Domestic

This chart contains the top 100 Documentary movies based on the cumulative domestic box office.

See our Documentary Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Documentary movies.

Rank Released Movie Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
101 1979 The Glacier Fox $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
102 2017 An Inconvenient Sequel $3,496,795 $465,264 $3,962,059
103 2004 The Corporation $3,493,516 $1,350,056 $4,843,572
104 2012 Bully $3,483,795 $0 $3,483,795
105 2004 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids $3,430,117 $305,852 $3,735,969
106 2012 Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D $3,377,000 $805,062 $4,182,062
107 1999 Fifty $3,328,240 $0 $3,328,240
108 2010 Exit Through the Gift Shop $3,291,250 $3,841,439 $7,132,689
109 2005 Rize $3,278,611 $1,579,120 $4,857,731
110 2010 Catfish $3,237,343 $561,391 $3,798,734
111 2005 Grizzly Man $3,178,403 $1,326,048 $4,504,451
112 2000 Ride $3,176,650 $0 $3,176,650
113 2016 The Eagle Huntress $3,168,664 $1,196,992 $4,365,656
114 2006 Wordplay $3,121,270 $56,366 $3,177,636
115 2003 Capturing the Friedmans $3,117,985 $1,291,449 $4,409,434
116 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $3,058,527 $160,182 $3,218,709
117 1995 Crumb $3,041,083 $19,577 $3,060,660
118 1998 Mark Twain's America 3D $2,992,106 $0 $2,992,106
119 2008 Man on Wire $2,962,242 $2,654,825 $5,617,067
120 2016 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week $2,934,445 $7,604,350 $10,538,795
121 2010 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work $2,930,687 $0 $2,930,687
122 1995 Unzipped $2,833,010 $0 $2,833,010
123 2003 My Architect $2,822,522 $801,436 $3,623,958
124 2017 KEDi $2,810,235 $1,262,798 $4,073,033
125 2014 CitizenFour $2,800,870 $3,370,674 $6,171,544
126 1998 Freeriders $2,750,064 $0 $2,750,064
127 2002 Comedian $2,744,253 $0 $2,744,253
128 1995 The Show $2,702,000 $0 $2,702,000
129 2012 Samsara $2,672,413 $3,294,258 $5,966,671
130 2015 He Named Me Malala $2,668,936 $1,665,280 $4,334,216
131 1996 When We Were Kings $2,666,118 $1,981,488 $4,647,606
132 2004 Control Room $2,589,616 $135,210 $2,724,826
133 2017 Is Genesis History? $2,570,355 $0 $2,570,355
134 2012 Jiro Dreams of Sushi $2,552,478 $237,557 $2,790,035
135 2001 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic… $2,452,566 $0 $2,452,566
136 2013 The Gatekeepers $2,408,553 $183,755 $2,592,308
137 2012 The Queen of Versailles $2,401,999 $103,101 $2,505,100
138 2016 Hillsong: Let Hope Rise $2,394,725 $248,460 $2,643,185
139 1999 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $2,378,388 $0 $2,378,388
140 2015 Meru $2,334,228 $0 $2,334,228
141 1997 Snowriders 2 $2,287,639 $0 $2,287,639
142 2008 Waltz with Bashir $2,283,849 $11,628,440 $13,912,289
143 2004 Riding Giants $2,276,368 $1,015,965 $3,292,333
144 2003 DysFunkTional Family $2,255,000 $0 $2,255,000
145 2002 Rivers and Tides $2,200,276 $1,168,274 $3,368,550
146 1994 The Endless Summer 2 $2,155,385 $0 $2,155,385
147 1982 It Came From Hollywood $2,091,037 $0 $2,091,037
148 2013 Blackfish $2,073,582 $281,293 $2,354,875
149 1999 Beyond the Mat $2,047,570 $0 $2,047,570
150 1996 Snowriders $2,035,470 $0 $2,035,470
151 1995 Endless Winter $1,966,454 $0 $1,966,454
152 2006 Why We Fight $1,880,863 $0 $1,880,863
153 2009 Valentino: The Last Emperor $1,755,134 $449,604 $2,204,738
154 2004 The Story of the Weeping Camel $1,751,698 $2,230,721 $3,982,419
155 2009 Every Little Step $1,725,141 $1,044,622 $2,769,763
156 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $1,703,901 $0 $1,703,901
157 2015 Meet the Patels $1,700,680 $0 $1,700,680
158 2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? $1,678,874 $170,518 $1,849,392
159 1985 Bring on the Night $1,675,689 $0 $1,675,689
160 2016 Weiner $1,675,196 $75,924 $1,751,120
161 2014 Tim's Vermeer $1,670,806 $53,678 $1,724,484
162 1994 Vertical Reality $1,619,747 $0 $1,619,747
163 2002 Standing in the Shadows of Motown $1,615,732 $0 $1,615,732
164 2011 Senna $1,612,430 $9,312,217 $10,924,647
165 2009 It Might Get Loud $1,610,163 $0 $1,610,163
166 2012 Stories We Tell $1,602,160 $1,441,557 $3,043,717
167 1997 Rhyme & Reason $1,591,687 $0 $1,591,687
168 2011 I Am $1,591,034 $0 $1,591,034
169 1996 Microcosmos $1,573,842 $5,400,000 $6,973,842
170 2014 Fed Up $1,538,898 $7,330 $1,546,228
171 2005 Murderball $1,531,154 $241,825 $1,772,979
172 2014 Awake: The Life of Yogananda $1,511,750 $571,436 $2,083,186
173 2011 Bill Cunningham New York $1,510,026 $744,228 $2,254,254
174 2014 Finding Vivian Maier $1,509,131 $2,088,253 $3,597,384
175 2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture $1,434,436 $265,373 $1,699,809
176 2007 No End In Sight $1,433,319 $0 $1,433,319
177 2012 Marley $1,413,480 $3,906,254 $5,319,734
178 2009 X Games 3D: The Movie $1,391,434 $0 $1,391,434
179 2015 The Salt of the Earth $1,343,349 $2,852,734 $4,196,083
180 2010 Restrepo $1,330,894 $99,709 $1,430,603
181 2015 Iris $1,310,678 $136,354 $1,447,032
182 1996 The Celluloid Closet $1,310,167 $0 $1,310,167
183 2012 Air Racers 3D $1,309,987 $11,970 $1,321,957
184 2015 The Wolfpack $1,301,696 $331,078 $1,632,774
185 2002 Dogtown and Z-Boys $1,293,295 $307,271 $1,600,566
186 2001 Startup.com $1,280,975 $546,652 $1,827,627
187 1996 Looking for Richard $1,266,417 $0 $1,266,417
188 2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson $1,252,100 $240,000 $1,492,100
189 2004 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster $1,222,708 $1,001,136 $2,223,844
190 2006 Shut Up and Sing $1,215,045 $784,998 $2,000,043
191 2013 Inequality for All $1,205,079 $20,690 $1,225,769
192 2011 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Ca… $1,200,046 $0 $1,200,046
193 2000 Backstage $1,184,727 $0 $1,184,727
194 2016 The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk R… $1,169,214 $148,616 $1,317,830
195 2016 Vaxxed: From Cover Up to Catastrophe $1,163,265 $0 $1,163,265
196 1999 American Movie: The Making of Northwestern $1,160,426 $139,098 $1,299,524
197 2017 Step $1,146,292 $6,545 $1,152,837
198 2009 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg $1,134,623 $0 $1,134,623
199 2007 In the Shadow of the Moon $1,134,358 $0 $1,134,358
200 2011 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness $1,131,261 $0 $1,131,261

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.