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, #1201-1249
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 339 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
2 176 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
3 541 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
4 540 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
5 35 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
6 581 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
7 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
8 895 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
9 142 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
10 444 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
11 278 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
12 323 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
13 481 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
14 536 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
15 177 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
16 936 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
17 506 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
18 - 99% - The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film Part. n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
19 1085 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
20 1037 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
21 816 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
22 591 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
23 1020 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
24 217 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
25 - Addicted to Fame Abr. n/a - n/a - 11/30/12
26 720 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
27 1089 Advanced Style B360 $6,500 1 $6,500 1 9/26/14
28 500 Afghan Star Zeit. $102,115 5 $3,671 1 6/26/09
29 14 African Cats BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
30 471 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
31 994 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
32 566 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
33 388 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
34 1086 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
35 336 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
36 206 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
37 685 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
38 512 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
39 472 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
40 572 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
41 116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
42 499 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
43 664 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
44 333 Alive Inside B360 $231,265 20 $7,200 1 7/18/14
45 234 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
46 807 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
47 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
48 1204 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
49 560 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
50 972 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
51 262 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
52 531 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
53 923 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
54 659 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
55 298 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
56 288 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
57 687 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
58 1004 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
59 127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
60 667 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
61 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
62 422 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
63 833 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
64 791 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
65 766 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
66 141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
67 519 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
68 851 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
69 700 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
70 989 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
71 383 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
72 115 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
73 373 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
74 184 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
75 857 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
76 155 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
77 1073 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $6,998 1 $2,552 1 11/24/05
78 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
79 944 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
80 241 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
81 648 Art and Craft Osci. $52,100 4 n/a - 9/19/14
82 1132 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
83 - The Art of Flight 3D RBMH n/a - n/a - 12/7/12
84 204 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
85 1078 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
86 777 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
87 758 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
88 356 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
89 772 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
90 25 Babies Focus $7,320,323 543 $2,160,460 534 5/7/10
91 976 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
92 1218 Back to Normandy Kino $503 1 n/a - 7/30/08
93 1156 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
94 1200 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
95 337 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
96 470 Ballerina FRun $114,507 5 $2,656 1 1/16/09
97 157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
98 634 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
99 681 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
100 921 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,434,392----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$890,34047$132,37727-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$8,879,1871,551-
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, #1201-1249


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
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15