Help us improve the site by taking this survey!
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1537
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 835 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
2 1217 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
3 1368 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
4 1273 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
5 1244 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
6 1008 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
7 1222 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
8 1333 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
9 1163 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
10 1019 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
11 1353 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
12 928 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
13 1422 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
14 558 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
15 1288 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
16 745 Farmageddon KMP $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
17 1365 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
18 1377 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
19 972 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
20 1148 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
21 1200 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
22 1166 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
23 1219 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
24 1156 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
25 918 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
26 1255 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
27 1340 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
28 947 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
29 1130 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
30 1147 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
31 953 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
32 1318 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
33 1046 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
34 1118 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
35 1032 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
36 1076 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
37 764 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
38 956 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
39 1267 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
40 1227 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
41 1401 The Hacker Wars Vita. $3,470 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
42 1191 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
43 1092 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
44 989 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
45 738 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
46 1242 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
47 1328 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
48 1416 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
49 1415 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
50 1369 German Concentration Camps Factual Survey FRun $4,468 1 $3,000 1 1/6/17
51 1282 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
52 1262 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
53 1119 The Beautiful Truth CLS $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
54 1208 National Bird FR $10,656 8 $3,030 1 11/11/16
55 1026 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
56 1160 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
57 627 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
58 1347 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $5,194 1 $3,078 1 8/18/06
59 1411 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
60 1265 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
61 1409 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
62 920 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
63 1297 Antarctic Edge FRun $7,193 1 $3,131 1 4/17/15
64 1015 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
65 1342 Flex is Kings BBFR $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
66 1364 Blood on the Mountain Abr. $4,664 2 $3,184 2 11/18/16
67 1354 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
68 1295 Indian Point FRun $7,251 2 $3,186 1 7/8/16
69 826 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
70 733 Crime After Crime LSF $60,291 5 $3,215 1 7/1/11
71 1167 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
72 1274 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
73 1086 Burden Magn. $18,001 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
74 1323 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
75 291 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
76 1284 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
77 566 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
78 1073 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
79 684 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
80 1360 Roseanne for President! IFC $4,734 2 $3,340 2 7/1/16
81 709 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
82 1402 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
83 1177 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
84 852 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
85 602 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
86 931 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
87 865 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
88 1172 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
89 1304 Camden 28 FRun $6,983 1 $3,428 1 7/27/07
90 1258 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
91 1218 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
92 1246 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
93 1400 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
94 1399 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
95 771 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
96 1096 Landfill Harmonic TFC $17,205 5 $3,526 1 9/9/16
97 755 Into Eternity ICir $55,366 6 $3,530 1 2/2/11
98 1237 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
99 906 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
100 1337 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,302,027,191----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$876,78653$137,48030-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$690,392,928----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,013,0981,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1500, #1501-1537


If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Gridiron Heroes Indic. 4/15/16
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG 5/26/17
Long Strange Trip - The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead Abr. 5/26/17
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life Fathom 6/8/17
Night School (2017) Osci. 6/9/17
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. 6/16/17
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD