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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 932 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
2 1188 We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! MBox $8,277 8 $5,804 6 2/19/16
3 303 I Am Eleven Proud $310,116 16 $5,800 2 9/12/14
4 730 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
5 1118 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
6 908 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
7 841 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
8 788 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
9 581 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
10 958 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
11 1018 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
12 988 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
13 829 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
14 346 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
15 747 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
16 447 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
17 943 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
18 1067 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
19 1019 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
20 763 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
21 688 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
22 1092 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
23 863 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
24 903 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
25 1096 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
26 739 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
27 992 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
28 940 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
29 1073 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
30 797 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
31 907 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
32 535 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
33 545 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
34 1042 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
35 876 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
36 882 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
37 1143 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
38 931 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
39 1025 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
40 893 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
41 880 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
42 632 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
43 873 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
44 1046 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
45 997 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
46 953 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
47 718 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
48 595 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
49 1111 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
50 679 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
51 627 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
52 674 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
53 938 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
54 362 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
55 825 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
56 895 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
57 1033 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
58 989 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
59 889 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
60 1154 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
61 872 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
62 776 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
63 1080 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
64 1083 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
65 1116 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
66 914 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
67 1013 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
68 1003 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
69 871 Germans & Jews FRun $31,898 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
70 1221 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
71 683 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
72 948 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
73 521 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
74 1128 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
75 1037 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
76 789 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
77 1202 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
78 967 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
79 859 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
80 833 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
81 1038 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
82 1001 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
83 900 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
84 552 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
85 832 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
86 1090 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
87 364 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
88 618 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
89 1048 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
90 1109 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
91 698 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
92 1119 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
93 1008 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
94 996 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
95 1036 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
96 1181 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
97 1104 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
98 780 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
99 968 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
100 854 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,249,508,106----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,87150$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,654,880----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,818,9531,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1434


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
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD