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, #1501-1600, #1601-1639
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
501 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
502 Horse Boy Zeit. $156,612 5 $6,554 3 9/30/09
503 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
504 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
505 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
506 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
507 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
508 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
509 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
510 Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of Grav. $153,068 60 $153,068 60 1/30/15
511 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
512 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
513 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
514 Generation Found Gathr $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
515 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
516 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $151,098 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
517 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
518 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
519 Seasons MBox $150,092 22 $27,134 13 11/25/16
520 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
521 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
522 Ex Libris: The New York Public Library Zipp. $148,995 15 $10,926 1 9/13/17
523 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
524 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
525 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
526 The Last Dalai Lama? Mats. $144,934 18 $9,786 4 7/7/17
527 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
528 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
529 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
530 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $142,569 11 $3,644 1 3/21/08
531 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
532 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
533 Chavela MBox $140,683 14 $22,453 4 10/4/17
534 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $140,164 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
535 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
536 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
537 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
538 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto $138,148 13 $8,355 1 11/13/15
539 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
540 The Other Dream Team TFA $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
541 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
542 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
543 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
544 Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started it All Abr. $133,006 54 $22,310 1 6/16/17
545 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
546 Stolen ICir $132,596 5 $6,250 1 4/19/06
547 Dawson City: Frozen Time KL $132,369 8 n/a - 10/2/16
548 Deep Blue Mira. $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
549 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
550 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
551 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
552 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
553 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
554 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $129,988 5 $9,098 1 12/2/05
555 I Called Him Morgan SD $128,986 11 $12,902 1 3/24/17
556 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
557 City of Ghosts IFC $128,015 18 $13,601 2 7/7/17
558 Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge Society $127,986 11 $18,600 6 6/30/17
559 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
560 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
561 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
562 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
563 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
564 The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon $125,227 25 $12,035 3 6/30/17
565 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
566 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
567 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
568 Buena Vista Social Club: Adios BG $123,445 80 $64,469 80 5/26/17
569 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
570 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
571 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
572 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
573 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
574 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
575 Fire at Sea KL $120,933 7 $11,350 2 9/18/16
576 Miss Sharon Jones SM $120,880 12 $10,323 1 7/29/16
577 Hockney FM $120,745 10 $13,683 4 4/22/16
578 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
579 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
580 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
581 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
582 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
583 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
584 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
585 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
586 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
587 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
588 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
589 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
590 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
591 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
592 Abacus: Small Enough to Jail PBS $113,278 8 $12,528 1 5/19/17
593 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
594 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
595 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
596 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
597 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
598 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
599 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
600 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,663,147----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,66053$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1501-1600, #1601-1639


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD