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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 Comedy 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 2012 Pina $3,520,458 $20,940,300 $24,460,758
102 1979 The Glacier Fox $3,500,000 $0 $3,500,000
103 2017 An Inconvenient Sequel $3,496,795 $566,162 $4,062,957
104 2004 The Corporation $3,493,516 $1,350,056 $4,843,572
105 2012 Bully $3,483,795 $0 $3,483,795
106 2004 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids $3,430,117 $305,852 $3,735,969
107 2012 Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D $3,377,000 $805,062 $4,182,062
108 1999 Fifty $3,328,240 $0 $3,328,240
109 2010 Exit Through the Gift Shop $3,291,250 $3,841,439 $7,132,689
110 2005 Rize $3,278,611 $1,579,120 $4,857,731
111 2010 Catfish $3,237,343 $561,391 $3,798,734
112 2005 Grizzly Man $3,178,403 $1,326,048 $4,504,451
113 2000 Ride $3,176,650 $0 $3,176,650
114 2016 The Eagle Huntress $3,168,664 $1,196,992 $4,365,656
115 2006 Wordplay $3,121,270 $56,366 $3,177,636
116 2003 Capturing the Friedmans $3,117,985 $1,291,449 $4,409,434
117 2005 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill $3,058,527 $160,182 $3,218,709
118 1995 Crumb $3,041,083 $19,577 $3,060,660
119 1998 Mark Twain's America 3D $2,992,106 $0 $2,992,106
120 2008 Man on Wire $2,962,242 $2,654,825 $5,617,067
121 2016 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week $2,934,445 $7,604,350 $10,538,795
122 2010 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work $2,930,687 $0 $2,930,687
123 2017 KEDi $2,834,262 $1,321,436 $4,155,698
124 1995 Unzipped $2,833,010 $0 $2,833,010
125 2003 My Architect $2,822,522 $801,436 $3,623,958
126 2014 CitizenFour $2,800,870 $3,370,674 $6,171,544
127 1998 Freeriders $2,750,064 $0 $2,750,064
128 2002 Comedian $2,744,253 $0 $2,744,253
129 1995 The Show $2,702,000 $0 $2,702,000
130 2012 Samsara $2,672,413 $3,294,258 $5,966,671
131 2015 He Named Me Malala $2,668,936 $1,665,280 $4,334,216
132 1996 When We Were Kings $2,666,118 $1,981,488 $4,647,606
133 2004 Control Room $2,589,616 $135,210 $2,724,826
134 2017 Is Genesis History? $2,570,355 $0 $2,570,355
135 2012 Jiro Dreams of Sushi $2,552,478 $237,557 $2,790,035
136 2001 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic… $2,452,566 $0 $2,452,566
137 2013 The Gatekeepers $2,408,553 $183,755 $2,592,308
138 2012 The Queen of Versailles $2,401,999 $103,101 $2,505,100
139 2016 Hillsong: Let Hope Rise $2,394,725 $248,460 $2,643,185
140 1999 Wildfire: Feel The Heat $2,378,388 $0 $2,378,388
141 2015 Meru $2,334,228 $0 $2,334,228
142 1997 Snowriders 2 $2,287,639 $0 $2,287,639
143 2008 Waltz with Bashir $2,283,849 $11,628,440 $13,912,289
144 2004 Riding Giants $2,276,368 $1,015,965 $3,292,333
145 2003 DysFunkTional Family $2,255,000 $0 $2,255,000
146 2002 Rivers and Tides $2,200,276 $1,168,274 $3,368,550
147 1994 The Endless Summer 2 $2,155,385 $0 $2,155,385
148 1982 It Came From Hollywood $2,091,037 $0 $2,091,037
149 2013 Blackfish $2,073,582 $281,293 $2,354,875
150 1999 Beyond the Mat $2,047,570 $0 $2,047,570
151 1996 Snowriders $2,035,470 $0 $2,035,470
152 1995 Endless Winter $1,966,454 $0 $1,966,454
153 2006 Why We Fight $1,880,863 $0 $1,880,863
154 2009 Valentino: The Last Emperor $1,755,134 $449,604 $2,204,738
155 2004 The Story of the Weeping Camel $1,751,698 $2,230,721 $3,982,419
156 2009 Every Little Step $1,725,141 $1,044,622 $2,769,763
157 2000 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg $1,703,901 $0 $1,703,901
158 2015 Meet the Patels $1,700,680 $0 $1,700,680
159 2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? $1,678,874 $170,518 $1,849,392
160 1985 Bring on the Night $1,675,689 $0 $1,675,689
161 2016 Weiner $1,675,196 $75,924 $1,751,120
162 2014 Tim's Vermeer $1,670,806 $53,678 $1,724,484
163 1994 Vertical Reality $1,619,747 $0 $1,619,747
164 2002 Standing in the Shadows of Motown $1,615,732 $0 $1,615,732
165 2011 Senna $1,612,430 $9,312,217 $10,924,647
166 2009 It Might Get Loud $1,610,163 $0 $1,610,163
167 2012 Stories We Tell $1,602,160 $1,441,557 $3,043,717
168 1997 Rhyme & Reason $1,591,687 $0 $1,591,687
169 2011 I Am $1,591,034 $0 $1,591,034
170 1996 Microcosmos $1,573,842 $5,400,000 $6,973,842
171 2014 Fed Up $1,538,898 $7,330 $1,546,228
172 2005 Murderball $1,531,154 $241,825 $1,772,979
173 2014 Awake: The Life of Yogananda $1,511,750 $571,436 $2,083,186
174 2011 Bill Cunningham New York $1,510,026 $744,228 $2,254,254
175 2014 Finding Vivian Maier $1,509,131 $2,088,253 $3,597,384
176 2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture $1,434,436 $265,373 $1,699,809
177 2007 No End In Sight $1,433,319 $0 $1,433,319
178 2012 Marley $1,413,480 $3,906,254 $5,319,734
179 2009 X Games 3D: The Movie $1,391,434 $0 $1,391,434
180 2017 Jane $1,376,981 $24,082 $1,401,063
181 2015 The Salt of the Earth $1,343,349 $2,852,734 $4,196,083
182 2010 Restrepo $1,330,894 $99,709 $1,430,603
183 2015 Iris $1,310,678 $136,354 $1,447,032
184 1996 The Celluloid Closet $1,310,167 $0 $1,310,167
185 2012 Air Racers 3D $1,309,987 $11,970 $1,321,957
186 2015 The Wolfpack $1,301,696 $331,078 $1,632,774
187 2002 Dogtown and Z-Boys $1,293,295 $307,271 $1,600,566
188 2001 Startup.com $1,280,975 $546,652 $1,827,627
189 1996 Looking for Richard $1,266,417 $0 $1,266,417
190 2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson $1,252,100 $240,000 $1,492,100
191 2004 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster $1,222,708 $1,001,136 $2,223,844
192 2006 Shut Up and Sing $1,215,045 $784,998 $2,000,043
193 2013 Inequality for All $1,205,079 $20,690 $1,225,769
194 2011 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Ca… $1,200,046 $0 $1,200,046
195 2000 Backstage $1,184,727 $0 $1,184,727
196 2016 The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk R… $1,169,214 $148,616 $1,317,830
197 2016 Vaxxed: From Cover Up to Catastrophe $1,163,265 $0 $1,163,265
198 1999 American Movie: The Making of Northwestern $1,160,426 $139,098 $1,299,524
199 2017 Step $1,146,292 $6,545 $1,152,837
200 2009 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg $1,134,623 $0 $1,134,623

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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