Adjuster:

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, #1101-1184
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 7 One Direction: This is Us TriS $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
3 8 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
4 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
5 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
6 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
7 5 Earth (2009) BV $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
8 6 Chimpanzee BV $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
9 12 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
10 13 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
11 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
12 21 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
13 27 Believe ORF $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
14 15 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
15 186 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
16 36 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
17 22 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
18 14 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
19 10 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
20 16 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
21 44 Imagine: John Lennon WB $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
22 23 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
23 220 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
24 38 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
25 151 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
26 52 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
27 254 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
28 25 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
29 77 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
30 80 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
31 93 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
32 30 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
33 24 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
34 20 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
35 37 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
36 35 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
37 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
38 64 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
39 164 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
40 26 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
41 18 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
42 150 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
43 165 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
44 41 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
45 17 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
46 19 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
47 85 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
48 183 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
49 208 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
50 45 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
51 277 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
52 34 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
53 56 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
54 40 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
55 39 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
56 32 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,941,263 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
57 117 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
58 42 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
59 54 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
60 180 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
61 192 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
62 33 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
63 71 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
64 97 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,569,306 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
65 49 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
66 31 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
67 62 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
68 28 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
69 102 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
70 497 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
71 61 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
72 135 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
73 161 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
74 170 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
75 137 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
76 55 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
77 125 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
78 120 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
79 232 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
80 78 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
81 255 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
82 98 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
83 60 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
84 63 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
85 43 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
86 46 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
87 72 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
88 48 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
89 118 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
90 149 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
91 105 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
92 69 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
93 179 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
94 399 The Unknown Known RTWC $152,198 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
95 57 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
96 234 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
97 480 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
98 92 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
99 68 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
100 89 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,041,790,724----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$904,33247$134,91126-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$533,507,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,639,2831,582$9,194,7961,538-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1184


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
La Maison De La Radio KL 9/4/13
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15