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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 Adventure Domestic - Top Action Domestic - Top Comedy 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 1999 Genghis Blues $3,599,174 $0 $3,599,174
102 2012 Pina $3,520,458 $20,940,300 $24,460,758
103 1979 The Glacier Fox $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
104 2017 An Inconvenient Sequel $3,496,795 $566,162 $4,062,957
105 2004 The Corporation $3,493,516 $1,350,056 $4,843,572
106 2012 Bully $3,483,795 $0 $3,483,795
107 2004 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids $3,430,117 $305,852 $3,735,969
108 2012 Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D $3,377,000 $805,062 $4,182,062
109 1999 Fifty $3,328,240 $0 $3,328,240
110 2010 Exit Through the Gift Shop $3,291,250 $3,841,439 $7,132,689
111 2005 Rize $3,278,611 $1,579,120 $4,857,731
112 2010 Catfish $3,237,343 $561,391 $3,798,734
113 2005 Grizzly Man $3,178,403 $1,326,048 $4,504,451
114 2000 Ride $3,176,650 $0 $3,176,650
115 2016 The Eagle Huntress $3,168,664 $1,198,063 $4,366,727
116 2006 Wordplay $3,121,270 $56,366 $3,177,636
117 2003 Capturing the Friedmans $3,117,985 $1,291,449 $4,409,434
118 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $3,058,527 $160,182 $3,218,709
119 1995 Crumb $3,041,083 $19,577 $3,060,660
120 1998 Mark Twain's America 3D $2,992,106 $0 $2,992,106
121 2008 Man on Wire $2,962,242 $2,654,825 $5,617,067
122 2016 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week $2,934,445 $7,467,028 $10,401,473
123 2010 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work $2,930,687 $0 $2,930,687
124 2017 KEDi $2,834,262 $1,346,229 $4,180,491
125 1995 Unzipped $2,833,010 $0 $2,833,010
126 2003 My Architect $2,822,522 $801,436 $3,623,958
127 2014 CitizenFour $2,800,870 $3,370,674 $6,171,544
128 1998 Freeriders $2,750,064 $0 $2,750,064
129 2002 Comedian $2,744,253 $0 $2,744,253
130 1995 The Show $2,702,000 $0 $2,702,000
131 2012 Samsara $2,672,413 $3,294,258 $5,966,671
132 2015 He Named Me Malala $2,668,936 $1,665,280 $4,334,216
133 1996 When We Were Kings $2,666,118 $1,981,488 $4,647,606
134 2004 Control Room $2,589,616 $135,210 $2,724,826
135 2017 Is Genesis History? $2,570,355 $0 $2,570,355
136 2012 Jiro Dreams of Sushi $2,552,478 $237,557 $2,790,035
137 2001 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic… $2,452,566 $0 $2,452,566
138 2013 The Gatekeepers $2,408,553 $183,755 $2,592,308
139 2012 The Queen of Versailles $2,401,999 $103,101 $2,505,100
140 2016 Hillsong: Let Hope Rise $2,394,725 $248,460 $2,643,185
141 1999 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $2,378,388 $0 $2,378,388
142 2015 Meru $2,334,228 $0 $2,334,228
143 1997 Snowriders 2 $2,287,639 $0 $2,287,639
144 2008 Waltz with Bashir $2,283,849 $11,628,440 $13,912,289
145 2004 Riding Giants $2,276,368 $1,015,965 $3,292,333
146 2003 DysFunkTional Family $2,255,000 $0 $2,255,000
147 2002 Rivers and Tides $2,200,276 $1,168,274 $3,368,550
148 1994 The Endless Summer 2 $2,155,385 $0 $2,155,385
149 1982 It Came From Hollywood $2,091,037 $0 $2,091,037
150 2013 Blackfish $2,073,582 $281,293 $2,354,875
151 1999 Beyond the Mat $2,047,570 $0 $2,047,570
152 1996 Snowriders $2,035,470 $0 $2,035,470
153 1995 Endless Winter $1,966,454 $0 $1,966,454
154 2006 Why We Fight $1,880,863 $0 $1,880,863
155 2009 Valentino: The Last Emperor $1,755,134 $449,604 $2,204,738
156 2004 The Story of the Weeping Camel $1,751,698 $2,230,721 $3,982,419
157 2009 Every Little Step $1,725,141 $1,044,622 $2,769,763
158 2017 Jane $1,723,379 $118,665 $1,842,044
159 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $1,703,901 $0 $1,703,901
160 2015 Meet the Patels $1,700,680 $0 $1,700,680
161 2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? $1,678,874 $170,518 $1,849,392
162 1985 Bring on the Night $1,675,689 $0 $1,675,689
163 2016 Weiner $1,675,196 $75,924 $1,751,120
164 2014 Tim's Vermeer $1,670,806 $53,678 $1,724,484
165 1994 Vertical Reality $1,619,747 $0 $1,619,747
166 2002 Standing in the Shadows of Motown $1,615,732 $0 $1,615,732
167 2011 Senna $1,612,430 $9,312,217 $10,924,647
168 2009 It Might Get Loud $1,610,163 $0 $1,610,163
169 2012 Stories We Tell $1,602,160 $1,441,557 $3,043,717
170 1997 Rhyme & Reason $1,591,687 $0 $1,591,687
171 2011 I Am $1,591,034 $0 $1,591,034
172 1996 Microcosmos $1,573,842 $5,400,000 $6,973,842
173 2014 Fed Up $1,538,898 $7,330 $1,546,228
174 2005 Murderball $1,531,154 $241,825 $1,772,979
175 2014 Awake: The Life of Yogananda $1,511,750 $571,436 $2,083,186
176 2011 Bill Cunningham New York $1,510,026 $744,228 $2,254,254
177 2014 Finding Vivian Maier $1,509,131 $2,088,253 $3,597,384
178 2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture $1,434,436 $265,373 $1,699,809
179 2007 No End In Sight $1,433,319 $0 $1,433,319
180 2012 Marley $1,413,480 $3,906,254 $5,319,734
181 2009 X Games 3D: The Movie $1,391,434 $0 $1,391,434
182 2015 The Salt of the Earth $1,343,349 $13,209,409 $14,552,758
183 2010 Restrepo $1,330,894 $99,709 $1,430,603
184 2015 Iris $1,310,678 $136,354 $1,447,032
185 1996 The Celluloid Closet $1,310,167 $0 $1,310,167
186 2012 Air Racers 3D $1,309,987 $11,970 $1,321,957
187 2015 The Wolfpack $1,301,696 $331,078 $1,632,774
188 2002 Dogtown and Z-Boys $1,293,295 $307,271 $1,600,566
189 2001 Startup.com $1,280,975 $546,652 $1,827,627
190 1996 Looking for Richard $1,266,417 $0 $1,266,417
191 2018 Pandas $1,255,084 $0 $1,255,084
192 2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson $1,252,100 $240,000 $1,492,100
193 2004 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster $1,222,708 $1,001,136 $2,223,844
194 2006 Shut Up and Sing $1,215,045 $784,998 $2,000,043
195 2013 Inequality for All $1,205,079 $20,690 $1,225,769
196 2011 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Ca… $1,200,046 $0 $1,200,046
197 2000 Backstage $1,184,727 $0 $1,184,727
198 2016 The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk R… $1,169,214 $148,616 $1,317,830
199 2016 Vaxxed: From Cover Up to Catastrophe $1,163,265 $0 $1,163,265
200 1999 American Movie: The Making of Northwestern $1,160,426 $139,098 $1,299,524

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.

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