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, #1301-1388
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
501 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
502 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
503 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
504 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
505 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
506 Do I Sound Gay? IFC $119,388 18 $10,461 1 7/10/15
507 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
508 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
509 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
510 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
511 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
512 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
513 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
514 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
515 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
516 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
517 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
518 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
519 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $112,679 19 $7,882 1 5/4/12
520 Spinning Plates TFA $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
521 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
522 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
523 Marwencol CGld $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
524 Rich Hill Orch. $111,376 28 $9,635 1 8/1/14
525 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
526 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
527 Duran Duran: Unstaged P4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
528 Word Wars 7Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
529 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
530 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
531 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
532 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
533 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
534 Trumbo Gold. $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
535 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
536 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
537 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
538 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
539 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
540 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
541 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
542 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
543 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
544 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
545 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
546 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
547 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
548 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
549 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
550 A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC $101,531 93 $43,285 93 7/31/15
551 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
552 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
553 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $101,074 2 $26,840 2 3/7/14
554 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
555 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
556 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
557 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
558 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
559 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
560 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
561 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
562 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
563 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
564 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
565 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
566 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
567 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
568 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
569 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
570 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
571 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
572 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
573 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
574 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
575 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
576 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
577 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
578 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
579 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
580 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
581 Sunshine Superman Magn. $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
582 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
583 Advanced Style B360 $87,879 12 $6,500 1 9/26/14
584 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
585 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
586 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
587 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
588 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
589 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
590 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
591 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
592 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
593 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
594 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
595 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
596 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
597 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
598 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
599 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
600 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,222,057,886----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,26950$145,12730-
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, #1301-1388


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Ever Again RM 12/8/06
Dark Horse (2016) SPC 5/6/16
The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun 5/6/16
Rabin in His Own Words Men. 5/6/16
Gurukulam Mats. 5/17/16
Weiner IFC 5/20/16
Unlocking the Cage FRun 5/25/16
Holy Hell FR 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD