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, #1501-1562
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 56 Paris is Burning Miramax $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
2 75 Unzipped Miramax $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
3 79 Comedian Miramax $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
4 117 Rhyme & Reason Miramax $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
5 129 Microcosmos Miramax $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
6 148 The Thin Blue Line Miramax $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
7 206 The Big One Miramax $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
8 248 Incident at Oglala Miramax $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
9 269 The Heart of the Game Miramax $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
10 360 American Dream Miramax $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
11 507 Once in a Lifetime Miramax $144,601 12 $9,805 1 7/7/06
12 522 Naqoyqatsi Miramax $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
13 525 Deep Blue Miramax $132,261 5 $8,373 2 6/3/05
14 1044 Small Wonders Miramax $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
15 1136 Full-Tilt Boogie Miramax $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
16 1205 My Voyage to Italy Miramax $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
17 1398 This Divided State Minority Films $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
18 853 On the Bowery (re-release) Milestone $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
19 1183 Full Battle Rattle Mile End Films $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
20 503 Michael Moore In TrumpLand Michael Moore $149,090 51 $50,200 2 10/19/16
21 47 That's Dancing! MGM $4,210,938 906 $1,506,802 906 1/18/85
22 160 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
23 207 Shanghai Ghetto Menemsha $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
24 1108 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Menemsha $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
25 - Rabin in His Own Words Menemsha n/a - n/a - 5/6/16
26 292 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
27 787 Screamers (2006) Maya Entertainment $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
28 1414 Fraude Maya Entertainment $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
29 855 The Settlers (2017) Matson Films $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
30 990 Gurukulam Matson Films $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
31 707 2012: Time for Change Mangusta Productions $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
32 33 I am Not Your Negro Magnolia $7,123,919 320 $686,378 43 2/3/17
33 45 Food, Inc. Magnolia $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
34 51 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magnolia $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
35 69 Capturing the Friedmans Magnolia $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
36 72 Man on Wire Magnolia $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
37 84 Control Room Magnolia $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
38 85 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magnolia $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
39 89 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
40 98 Blackfish Magnolia $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
41 128 No End in Sight Magnolia $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
42 130 Marley Magnolia $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
43 141 The Wolfpack Magnolia $1,301,696 94 $43,920 2 6/12/15
44 145 Gonzo Magnolia $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
45 162 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
46 175 Jesus Camp Magnolia $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
47 179 Best of Enemies Magnolia $892,802 69 $50,378 3 7/31/15
48 190 Life Itself Magnolia $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
49 212 Muscle Shoals Magnolia $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
50 226 Tickled Magnolia $613,956 53 $21,898 2 6/17/16
51 234 Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magnolia $594,912 51 $114,273 39 8/19/16
52 252 The First Monday in May Magnolia $527,474 45 $99,242 20 4/15/16
53 271 Gimme Danger Magnolia $440,627 71 $44,725 3 10/28/16
54 285 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magnolia $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
55 309 Ballet 422 Magnolia $333,554 27 $27,653 2 2/6/15
56 314 Bukowski: Born Into This Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
57 325 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magnolia $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
58 335 Crazy Love Magnolia $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
59 346 Outrage Magnolia $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
60 359 Surfwise Magnolia $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
61 401 A Place at the Table Magnolia $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
62 431 No Place on Earth Magnolia $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
63 441 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magnolia $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
64 488 Magic Trip Magnolia $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
65 502 Cocaine Cowboys Magnolia $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
66 516 Good Ol' Freda Magnolia $138,811 17 $6,798 1 9/6/13
67 579 Zero Days Magnolia $109,649 20 $49,110 18 7/8/16
68 591 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magnolia $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
69 592 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magnolia $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
70 594 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magnolia $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
71 596 Mr. Untouchable Magnolia $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
72 605 Freakonomics Magnolia $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
73 610 Rejoice and Shout Magnolia $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
74 637 Sunshine Superman Magnolia $88,097 21 $8,991 3 5/22/15
75 648 Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magnolia $85,999 27 $23,413 5 9/9/16
76 681 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magnolia $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
77 705 Alive and Kicking Magnolia $68,485 11 $12,201 11 4/7/17
78 743 Limelight Magnolia $60,335 4 $9,259 1 9/23/11
79 746 Presenting Princess Shaw Magnolia $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
80 751 Maxed Out Magnolia $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
81 755 Voices of Iraq Magnolia $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
82 764 The Lovers and the Despot Magnolia $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
83 779 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
84 792 Venus and Serena Magnolia $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
85 814 Terror's Advocate Magnolia $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
86 842 Danny Says Magnolia $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
87 858 Nowitzki Magnolia $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
88 936 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magnolia $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
89 949 American Swing Magnolia $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
90 1017 My Scientology Movie Magnolia $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
91 1040 Not Quite Hollywood Magnolia $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
92 1083 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magnolia $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
93 1089 Burden Magnolia $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
94 1095 Peter and the Farm Magnolia $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
95 1096 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magnolia $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
96 1139 SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Magnolia $15,157 2 $6,694 2 4/7/17
97 1446 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magnolia $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
98 684 Shoot Down Magic Lamp $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
99 278 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Maelstrom $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
100 1427 Beyond Barbed Wire Mac and Ava Motion Pictures $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,137,123----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,95352$135,78330-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1562


If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Otter 501 Pala. 5/11/12
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD