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, #1201-1267
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
167 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
166 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
165 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
164 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
163 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
162 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
161 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
160 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
159 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
158 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
157 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
156 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
155 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
154 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
153 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
152 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
151 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
150 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
149 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
148 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
147 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
146 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
145 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
144 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
143 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
142 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
141 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
140 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
139 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
138 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
137 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
136 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
135 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
134 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
133 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
132 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
131 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
130 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
129 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
128 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
127 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
126 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
125 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
124 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
123 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
122 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
121 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
120 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
119 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
118 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
117 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
116 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
115 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
114 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
113 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
112 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
111 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
110 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
109 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
108 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
107 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
106 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
105 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
104 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
103 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
102 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
101 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
100 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
99 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
98 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
97 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
96 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
95 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
94 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
93 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
92 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
91 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
90 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
89 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
88 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
87 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
86 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
85 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
84 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
83 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
82 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
81 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
80 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
78 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
77 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
76 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
74 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
72 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
71 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
70 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
69 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
68 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,048,347----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,72547$132,59327-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
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
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15