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, #1101-1184
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 261 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $309,024 20 $63,600 3 3/28/14
2 185 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
3 233 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
4 167 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
5 222 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
6 71 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
7 151 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
8 511 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
9 170 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
10 34 Food, Inc. Magn. $4,417,674 155 $60,513 3 6/12/09
11 64 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
12 146 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
13 98 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
14 32 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $4,941,263 147 $54,596 3 6/14/13
15 435 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
16 201 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
17 391 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
18 187 Particle Fever Abr. $598,647 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
19 100 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
20 181 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
21 315 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
22 154 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
23 176 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
24 60 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
25 72 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
26 410 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
27 41 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
28 118 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
29 97 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,569,306 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
30 365 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
31 541 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
32 478 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
33 134 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
34 331 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
35 463 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
36 117 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
37 132 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
38 137 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
39 393 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
40 19 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $8,117,961 202 $45,348 2 5/13/05
41 304 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
42 89 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
43 240 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
44 652 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
45 394 Anita Gold. $154,827 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
46 519 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
47 110 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
48 370 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
49 486 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
50 69 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
51 37 The Fog of War SPC $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
52 337 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
53 200 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
54 613 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
55 524 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
56 35 Inside Job SPC $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
57 206 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
58 198 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
59 125 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
60 65 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
61 258 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
62 148 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
63 58 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
64 428 Kids For Cash Pala. $128,350 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
65 564 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
66 405 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
67 320 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $237,393 31 $36,018 3 3/21/14
68 108 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
69 175 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
70 510 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
71 246 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
72 103 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
73 430 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
74 178 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
75 252 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
76 723 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
77 105 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
78 163 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
79 99 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
80 197 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
81 396 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
82 17 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
83 526 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
84 56 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
85 374 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
86 279 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
87 645 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
88 235 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
89 483 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
90 205 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
91 416 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $137,042 15 $31,800 3 11/22/13
92 4 2016 Obama's America RM $33,449,086 2,017 $31,610 1 7/13/12
93 262 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
94 102 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
95 318 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
96 289 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
97 433 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
98 327 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
99 263 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
100 595 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,041,790,724----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$904,33247$134,91126-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$533,507,098----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$29,639,2831,582$9,194,7961,538-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1184


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
La Maison De La Radio KL 9/4/13
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15