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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 142 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
2 147 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
3 188 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
4 203 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
5 407 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
6 410 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
7 436 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
8 514 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
9 518 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
10 563 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
11 591 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
12 757 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
13 899 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
14 397 Jig Screen Media $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
15 506 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
16 512 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
17 1150 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
18 1236 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
19 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Screen Media n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
20 - The Secret Disco Revolution Screen Media n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
21 697 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
22 331 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
23 62 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
24 210 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
25 236 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
26 361 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
27 389 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
28 395 Lost Boys of Sudan Shadow Dist. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
29 408 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
30 412 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
31 423 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
32 540 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
33 583 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
34 604 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
35 901 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
36 1030 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
37 1173 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
38 1057 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
39 847 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
40 658 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
41 315 Heavy Petting Skouras $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
42 503 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
43 928 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
44 974 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
45 134 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
46 433 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
47 627 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
48 756 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
49 1266 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
50 492 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
51 1094 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
52 1160 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
53 454 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Somford Entertainment $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
54 1047 East of Havana Sony BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
55 20 Winged Migration Sony Classics $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
56 40 Inside Job Sony Classics $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
57 42 The Fog of War Sony Classics $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
58 50 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
59 63 Crumb Sony Classics $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
60 76 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
61 80 Riding Giants Sony Classics $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
62 91 Every Little Step Sony Classics $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
63 94 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
64 95 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
65 98 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
66 108 Why We Fight Sony Classics $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
67 114 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
68 119 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
69 122 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
70 129 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
71 131 American Movie Sony Classics $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
72 139 The Salt of the Earth Sony Classics $1,059,804 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
73 153 Tyson Sony Classics $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
74 155 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
75 186 Red Army Sony Classics $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
76 192 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
77 194 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
78 237 Sketches of Frank Gehry Sony Classics $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
79 252 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
80 255 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary Sony Classics $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
81 270 The Devil and Daniel Johnston Sony Classics $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
82 283 West of Memphis Sony Classics $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
83 307 American Hardcore Sony Classics $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
84 322 Steep Sony Classics $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
85 355 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
86 357 Standard Operating Procedure Sony Classics $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
87 370 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
88 378 Soul Power Sony Classics $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
89 392 Merchants of Doubt Sony Classics $192,400 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
90 429 One Day in September Sony Classics $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
91 515 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains Sony Classics $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
92 550 Martha and Ethel Sony Classics $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
93 621 For No Good Reason Sony Classics $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
94 807 Lambert & Stamp Sony Classics $33,000 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
95 695 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spacey LTD $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
96 675 To Be Takei Starz Media $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
97 618 Happy Valley Stone Five Studios $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
98 364 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
99 379 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
100 606 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,918,778----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,23348$131,20728-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,598,950----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,695,1881,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Carmen & Geoffrey FRun 3/13/09
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD