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, #1201-1281
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 179 56 Up FRun $701,278 33 $22,088 1 1/4/13
2 33 Jerusalem NGE $5,583,728 33 n/a - 9/13/13
3 208 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
4 103 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
5 341 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
6 120 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
7 434 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
8 210 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
9 180 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
10 282 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
11 216 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
12 111 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
13 87 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
14 174 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
15 167 The Wonder of It All Indic. $781,016 39 $18,988 3 7/17/09
16 141 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
17 68 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
18 272 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
19 151 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
20 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
21 278 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
22 694 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
23 614 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
24 403 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $164,540 43 $23,200 2 10/1/14
25 131 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
26 127 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
27 108 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
28 77 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
29 432 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
30 356 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
31 56 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
32 95 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
33 94 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
34 702 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
35 234 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
36 137 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
37 146 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
38 113 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
39 176 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
40 114 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
41 240 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
42 126 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
43 295 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
44 136 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
45 86 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
46 194 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
47 181 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
48 153 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
49 150 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
50 106 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
51 62 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
52 270 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
53 184 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
54 139 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
55 121 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
56 223 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
57 155 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
58 424 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
59 190 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
60 187 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
61 105 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
62 78 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
63 135 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
64 133 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
65 61 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
66 328 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
67 119 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
68 98 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
69 89 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
70 70 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
71 109 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
72 99 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
73 92 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
74 71 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
75 96 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
76 510 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
77 246 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
78 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
79 294 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
80 188 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
81 72 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
82 110 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
83 156 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
84 123 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
85 51 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
86 142 Citizenfour RTWC $944,315 86 $126,321 5 10/24/14
87 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
88 50 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
89 47 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
90 66 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
91 63 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
92 104 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
93 102 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
94 267 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
95 81 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
96 160 Life Itself Magn. $810,454 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
97 244 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
98 125 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
99 130 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
100 101 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,094,914,825----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,33647$131,77527-
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, #1201-1281


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
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
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
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