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 4 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $72,091,016 3,481 $23,234,394 3,481 10/28/09
2 3 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $73,013,910 3,118 $29,514,054 3,105 2/11/11
3 8 One Direction: This is Us TriS $28,873,374 2,735 $15,815,497 2,735 8/30/13
4 9 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $25,326,071 2,732 $7,138,266 2,730 7/5/12
5 15 Monkey Kingdom BV $16,432,322 2,012 $4,577,861 2,012 4/17/15
6 6 Earth (2009) BV $32,011,576 1,804 $8,825,760 1,804 4/22/09
7 14 Bears BV $17,780,194 1,790 $4,776,267 1,720 4/18/14
8 7 Chimpanzee BV $28,972,764 1,567 $10,673,748 1,563 4/20/12
9 16 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
10 13 Oceans BV $19,422,319 1,232 $6,058,958 1,206 4/22/10
11 28 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $7,720,487 1,052 $2,970,848 1,052 4/18/08
12 34 Believe ORF $6,206,566 1,037 $2,007,567 1,037 12/25/13
13 218 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $603,894 962 $464,170 962 2/8/08
14 45 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
15 1 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $119,194,771 2,011 $23,920,637 868 6/23/04
16 29 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $7,718,961 804 $4,632,847 801 11/14/03
17 54 Imagine: John Lennon WB $3,753,977 561 $1,412,213 561 10/7/88
18 257 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
19 30 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
20 20 Religulous LGF $13,011,160 568 $3,409,643 502 10/1/08
21 61 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
22 296 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
23 35 Meet the Mormons Purd. $6,047,363 333 $2,509,808 317 10/10/14
24 51 Where to Invade Next Drft. $3,827,261 308 $897,034 308 2/12/16
25 374 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
26 90 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
27 108 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
28 38 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
29 190 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
30 231 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $543,044 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
31 192 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
32 47 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
33 213 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
34 323 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
35 39 A Beautiful Planet Imax $5,424,485 155 $223,983 137 4/29/16
36 583 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
37 271 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
38 297 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
39 566 A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
40 466 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
41 173 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
42 463 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
43 331 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
44 174 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
45 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
46 779 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
47 121 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
48 771 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
49 23 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
50 681 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
51 529 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. $114,273 39 $114,273 39 8/19/16
52 378 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
53 477 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
54 98 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
55 195 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
56 679 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
57 64 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
58 139 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
59 456 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
60 88 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
61 135 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
62 187 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
63 561 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
64 945 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
65 1113 Lucha Mexico KL $11,722 25 $7,245 25 7/15/16
66 - Live from New York! Abr. n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
67 270 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
68 340 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
69 647 Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made Drft. $71,877 27 $26,059 24 6/17/16
70 53 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
71 178 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
72 458 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
73 690 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
74 727 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
75 279 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
76 368 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
77 613 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
78 641 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
79 133 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
80 236 The First Monday in May Magn. $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
81 506 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
82 568 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
83 840 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
84 424 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
85 905 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
86 113 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
87 176 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
88 210 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
89 330 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
90 546 Zero Days Magn. $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
91 267 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
92 344 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
93 814 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
94 1221 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
95 259 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
96 413 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
97 572 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
98 671 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
99 244 Deli Man Cohen $502,294 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
100 502 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,829,341----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,38250$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,541,570----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,814,2321,614$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


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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
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