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, #1301-1330
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 159 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
2 186 Red Army SPC $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
3 113 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
4 74 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
5 143 The Salt of the Earth SPC $967,000 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
6 193 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
7 309 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
8 61 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
9 252 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
10 527 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
11 98 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
12 73 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
13 94 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
14 101 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
15 112 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
16 72 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
17 91 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
18 100 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
19 122 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
20 343 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
21 62 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
22 136 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
23 138 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
24 80 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
25 108 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
26 197 Seymour: An Introduction IFC $620,000 64 $26,587 2 3/13/15
27 192 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
28 195 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
29 441 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
30 158 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
31 229 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
32 438 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
33 124 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
34 142 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
35 189 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
36 281 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
37 63 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
38 109 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
39 153 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
40 156 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
41 185 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
42 201 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
43 88 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
44 139 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
45 310 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
46 129 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
47 246 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
48 117 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
49 180 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
50 116 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
51 149 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
52 140 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
53 240 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
54 722 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
55 96 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
56 97 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
57 57 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
58 371 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
59 449 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
60 79 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
61 111 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
62 130 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
63 134 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
64 418 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
65 632 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
66 713 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
67 272 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $327,452 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
68 75 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
69 154 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
70 283 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
71 70 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
72 145 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
73 170 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
74 178 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
75 89 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
76 114 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
77 222 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
78 226 Deli Man Cohen $500,976 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
79 292 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
80 184 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
81 216 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
82 451 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
83 123 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
84 356 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
85 106 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
86 213 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
87 23 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
88 183 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
89 242 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
90 329 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
91 631 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
92 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
93 119 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
94 151 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
95 164 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
96 251 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
97 807 Lambert & Stamp SPC $33,000 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
98 71 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
99 188 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
100 299 Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,432,407----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,53048$131,30228-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,356,522----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,683,6441,589$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, #1301-1330


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Carmen & Geoffrey FRun 3/13/09
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/29/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
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