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, #1401-1456
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 92 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
2 121 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
3 123 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
4 134 The Wolfpack Magnolia $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
5 137 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
6 153 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
7 166 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
8 170 Best of Enemies Magnolia $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
9 181 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
10 204 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
11 217 Tickled Magnolia $612,816 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
12 234 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magnolia $556,947 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
13 241 The First Monday in May Magnolia $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
14 273 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
15 295 Ballet 422 Magnolia $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
16 300 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
17 310 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
18 319 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
19 330 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
20 343 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
21 384 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
22 412 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
23 421 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
24 464 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
25 476 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
26 489 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
27 549 Zero Days Magnolia $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
28 562 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
29 563 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
30 565 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
31 566 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
32 573 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
33 578 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
34 602 Sunshine Superman Magnolia $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
35 642 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
36 676 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magnolia $66,669 25 $23,413 5 9/9/16
37 701 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
38 704 Presenting Princess Shaw Magnolia $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
39 709 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
40 713 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
41 734 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
42 748 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
43 767 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
44 806 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
45 884 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
46 896 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
47 979 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
48 1022 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
49 1071 The Lovers and the Despot Magnolia $14,925 8 $14,925 8 9/23/16
50 1355 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
51 665 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
52 935 Gurukulam Matson Films $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
53 742 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
54 1325 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
55 280 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
56 199 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
57 1041 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Menemsha $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
58 - Rabin in His Own Words Menemsha n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
59 45 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
60 152 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
61 1108 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
62 802 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
63 1311 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
64 17 Madonna: Truth or Dare Miramax $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
65 53 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
66 71 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
67 74 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
68 109 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
69 122 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
70 140 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
71 198 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
72 237 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
73 258 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
74 344 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
75 480 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
76 495 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
77 498 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
78 982 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
79 1067 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
80 1129 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
81 839 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
82 938 Gotta Dance Mitropoulos Films $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
83 1333 The Price of Sugar Mitropoulos Films $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
84 1007 Favela Rising Mochary Films $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
85 390 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Monterey Media, Inc. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
86 1128 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
87 1151 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
88 606 The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
89 1114 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuckman Media $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
90 84 Meru Music Box Films $2,334,228 176 $91,279 7 8/14/15
91 292 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Music Box Films $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
92 312 Francofonia Music Box Films $307,040 25 $22,083 2 4/1/16
93 325 Antarctica: A Year on Ice Music Box Films $288,757 30 $32,238 8 11/28/14
94 351 The Green Prince Music Box Films $258,237 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
95 557 Bettie Page Reveals All Music Box Films $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
96 612 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
97 656 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Music Box Films $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
98 948 Happy Valley (2014) Music Box Films $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
99 1014 Watchers of the Sky Music Box Films $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
100 1090 Fifi Howls From Happiness Music Box Films $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,690,553----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,53651$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,365,020----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,814,6011,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
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