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, #1201-1300, #1301-1338
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 127 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
2 160 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
3 187 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
4 113 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
5 74 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
6 118 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,321,587 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
7 194 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
8 310 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
9 61 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
10 255 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
11 530 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
12 98 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
13 73 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
14 94 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
15 101 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
16 112 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
17 72 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
18 91 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
19 100 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
20 123 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
21 344 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
22 62 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
23 137 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
24 139 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
25 80 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
26 108 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
27 198 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $620,000 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
28 193 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
29 196 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
30 443 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
31 159 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
32 230 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
33 440 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
34 125 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
35 144 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
36 190 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
37 282 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
38 63 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
39 109 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
40 154 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
41 157 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
42 186 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
43 202 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
44 88 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
45 140 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
46 311 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
47 130 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
48 247 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
49 117 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
50 181 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
51 116 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
52 150 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
53 141 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
54 241 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
55 727 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
56 96 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
57 97 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
58 57 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
59 373 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
60 451 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
61 79 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
62 111 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
63 131 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
64 135 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
65 420 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
66 636 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
67 717 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
68 273 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
69 75 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
70 155 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
71 284 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
72 70 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
73 146 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
74 172 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
75 179 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
76 89 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
77 114 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
78 223 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
79 227 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
80 294 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
81 185 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
82 217 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
83 453 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
84 124 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
85 357 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
86 106 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
87 214 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
88 23 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
89 184 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
90 243 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
91 330 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
92 635 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
93 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
94 120 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
95 152 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
96 165 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
97 253 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
98 811 Lambert & Stamp SPC $32,855 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
99 71 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
100 189 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,126,160,548----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,27747$130,74128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,119,285----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,719,9661,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1338


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Wall Life 8/26/05
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 7/24/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD