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, #1301-1394
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 778 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
2 722 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
3 720 King Georges IFC $51,663 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
4 717 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
5 709 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
6 686 Hockney FM $58,601 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
7 629 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
8 622 Batkid Begins WB $74,709 14 $19,437 4 6/26/15
9 617 Colliding Dreams ICir $76,772 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
10 602 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
11 599 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
12 587 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
13 546 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
14 544 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
15 493 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
16 489 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
17 485 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
18 467 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
19 449 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
20 431 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
21 420 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
22 418 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
23 397 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
24 386 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
25 357 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
26 345 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
27 339 The Green Prince MBox $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
28 300 Merchants of Doubt SPC $308,156 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
29 294 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
30 288 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
31 266 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
32 258 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
33 233 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
34 218 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
35 211 City of Gold IFC $611,702 50 $62,959 4 3/11/16
36 206 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
37 192 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
38 175 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
39 170 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
40 166 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
41 165 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
42 141 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
43 137 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
44 134 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
45 125 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
46 124 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
47 120 The Salt of the Earth SPC $1,343,349 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
48 114 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
49 100 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
50 76 He Named Me Malala FoxS $2,668,936 477 $61,808 4 10/2/15
51 72 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
52 48 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
53 47 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
54 32 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
55 31 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
56 30 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
57 19 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
58 11 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
59 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
60 1266 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
61 1169 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
62 910 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
63 852 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
64 799 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
65 769 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
66 716 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
67 695 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
68 669 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $61,044 10 $8,349 5 5/15/15
69 649 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
70 616 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
71 605 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
72 595 Weiner IFC $84,173 5 $84,173 5 5/20/16
73 532 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
74 444 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
75 425 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
76 411 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
77 380 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
78 353 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
79 318 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
80 317 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
81 312 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
82 296 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
83 289 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
84 283 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
85 276 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
86 268 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
87 267 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
88 243 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
89 227 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
90 223 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
91 200 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
92 183 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
93 154 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
94 151 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
95 142 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
96 88 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
97 84 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
98 70 Citizenfour RTWC $2,800,870 105 $126,321 5 10/24/14
99 65 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
100 57 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,223,655,775----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,08450$144,68030-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1394


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sunset Story Vita. 2/25/05
Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr 5/24/16
Unlocking the Cage FRun 5/25/16
Holy Hell WRA 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. 5/27/16
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD