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, #1201-1269
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 268 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
2 68 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
3 130 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
4 16 America (2014) LGF $14,444,502 1,105 $38,608 3 6/27/14
5 206 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
6 214 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
7 39 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
8 556 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
9 652 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
10 208 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
11 350 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
12 41 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
13 72 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
14 548 Pump SD $84,534 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
15 512 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
16 386 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
17 115 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
18 551 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
19 387 Anita Gold. $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
20 575 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
21 697 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
22 249 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
23 92 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
24 314 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
25 21 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
26 414 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
27 142 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
28 137 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
29 122 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
30 485 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
31 343 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
32 139 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
33 501 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
34 572 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
35 381 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
36 93 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
37 123 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
38 45 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
39 431 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
40 75 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
41 63 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
42 183 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
43 161 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
44 326 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
45 189 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
46 105 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
47 151 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
48 412 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
49 209 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
50 457 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
51 36 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,946,445 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
52 102 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
53 152 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
54 67 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
55 38 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
56 177 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
57 540 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
58 157 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
59 74 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
60 230 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
61 174 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
62 241 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
63 193 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
64 104 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
65 138 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
66 291 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
67 421 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
68 472 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
69 60 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
70 44 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
71 148 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
72 51 Pina IFC $3,524,826 84 $68,012 3 12/23/11
73 89 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
74 9 Sicko LGF $24,540,079 1,117 $68,969 1 6/22/07
75 297 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
76 133 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
77 371 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
78 239 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
79 378 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
80 65 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
81 95 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
82 81 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
83 422 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
84 70 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
85 43 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $4,071,700 151 $76,639 3 4/22/05
86 221 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
87 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
88 88 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
89 77 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
90 149 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
91 199 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
92 437 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
93 181 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
94 106 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
95 179 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
96 236 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
97 336 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
98 96 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
99 524 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
100 111 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,423,746----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,02947$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, #1201-1269


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
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