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, #1101-1200, #1201-1267
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
401 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
402 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $158,022 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
403 Crazy Horse Zipp. $157,782 14 $7,963 1 1/18/12
404 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
405 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
406 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
407 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
408 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
409 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
410 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
411 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
412 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
413 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
414 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
415 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
416 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
417 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
418 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
419 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
420 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
421 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
422 Art and Craft Osci. $150,300 20 $20,879 2 9/19/14
423 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
424 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
425 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
426 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
427 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
428 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
429 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
430 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
431 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
432 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
433 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
434 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
435 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
436 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
437 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
438 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
439 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
440 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
441 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
442 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
443 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
444 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
445 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
446 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
447 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
448 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
449 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
450 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
451 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
452 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
453 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
454 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
455 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
456 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
457 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
458 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
459 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
460 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
461 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
462 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
463 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
464 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
465 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
466 Finding Fela KL $118,403 11 n/a - 8/1/14
467 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
468 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
469 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
470 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
471 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
472 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
473 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
474 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
475 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
476 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
477 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
478 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
479 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
480 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
481 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
482 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
483 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
484 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
485 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
486 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
487 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $109,564 9 $18,885 1 10/10/14
488 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
489 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
490 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
491 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
492 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
493 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
494 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
495 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
496 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
497 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
498 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
499 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
500 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,159,224----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,81547$132,59327-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$8,879,1871,551-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15