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, #1201-1265
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 293 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
2 246 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
3 595 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
4 571 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
5 549 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
6 491 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
7 490 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
8 482 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
9 466 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
10 338 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
11 336 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
12 326 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
13 248 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
14 227 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
15 225 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
16 204 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
17 158 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
18 148 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
19 146 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
20 143 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
21 649 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
22 329 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
23 259 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
24 234 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
25 197 Powaqqatsi Can. $589,244 22 $27,899 1 4/29/88
26 196 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
27 614 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
28 426 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
29 412 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
30 393 The Green Prince MBox $168,652 23 $32,698 4 9/12/14
31 358 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
32 349 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
33 304 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
34 255 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
35 165 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
36 124 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
37 488 Darfur Now WIP $109,107 24 $23,217 3 11/2/07
38 461 The Punk Singer IFC $122,742 24 $24,729 3 11/29/13
39 414 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
40 362 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
41 301 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
42 250 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
43 239 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
44 238 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
45 174 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
46 851 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
47 396 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
48 366 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $200,010 25 $9,527 1 11/16/07
49 355 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
50 258 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $332,027 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
51 209 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
52 201 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
53 129 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
54 500 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
55 420 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
56 357 20,000 Days on Earth Drft. $207,411 26 $27,879 1 9/17/14
57 271 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
58 410 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
59 383 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
60 364 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
61 219 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
62 185 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
63 181 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
64 151 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
65 138 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
66 31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
67 281 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
68 217 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
69 161 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
70 115 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
71 54 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
72 218 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
73 192 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
74 144 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
75 128 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
76 342 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
77 182 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
78 69 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
79 241 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
80 160 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
81 147 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
82 116 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
83 91 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
84 605 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
85 309 The Yes Men UA $255,364 32 $24,373 3 9/24/04
86 232 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
87 178 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
88 34 Jerusalem NGE $5,112,550 33 n/a - 9/13/13
89 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
90 103 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
91 335 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
92 120 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
93 430 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
94 208 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
95 179 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
96 279 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
97 214 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
98 111 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
99 87 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
100 173 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,089,622,497----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$884,43447$133,00827-
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, #1201-1265


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Peace at a Time Mont. 12/4/09
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