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 1077 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
2 1064 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
3 1037 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
4 1020 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
5 1001 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
6 949 Watchers of the Sky MBox $15,963 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
7 870 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
8 860 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
9 822 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
10 808 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
11 786 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
12 775 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
13 768 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
14 668 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
15 664 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
16 657 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
17 581 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
18 560 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
19 557 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
20 546 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
21 509 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
22 507 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
23 460 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
24 456 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
25 452 How to Survive a Plague IFC $132,055 15 $28,250 4 9/21/12
26 435 Kids For Cash Pala. $143,178 12 $36,639 4 2/7/14
27 418 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
28 401 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $166,243 25 $27,689 4 5/24/13
29 390 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
30 388 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
31 367 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
32 356 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $213,064 46 $23,017 4 6/6/14
33 327 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
34 316 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
35 314 The Green Prince MBox $256,235 24 $32,698 4 9/12/14
36 270 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
37 264 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
38 245 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
39 238 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
40 216 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
41 200 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
42 190 The Last Lions NGE $635,325 61 $53,344 4 2/18/11
43 178 The 11th Hour WIP $707,343 111 $60,853 4 8/17/07
44 162 The Tillman Story Wein. $802,535 28 $52,185 4 8/20/10
45 157 Arctic Tale ParV $833,532 227 $22,607 4 7/25/07
46 153 The Cove RAtt. $857,005 56 $57,640 4 7/31/09
47 152 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
48 130 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
49 126 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
50 123 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
51 116 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
52 115 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
53 106 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
54 93 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
55 67 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
56 45 Young@Heart FoxS $3,992,189 212 $50,937 4 4/9/08
57 44 Buck IFC $4,038,912 152 $67,548 4 6/17/11
58 28 The Aristocrats Think $6,377,461 234 $243,796 4 7/29/05
59 27 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $6,417,135 330 $139,033 4 9/24/10
60 26 Roger and Me WB $6,706,368 265 $80,253 4 12/22/89
61 17 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $14,363,397 995 $231,964 4 9/23/09
62 10 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $24,146,161 587 $281,330 4 5/24/06
63 2 March of the Penguins WIP $77,437,223 2,506 $137,492 4 6/24/05
64 1171 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
65 1085 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
66 851 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
67 794 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
68 741 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
69 713 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
70 663 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
71 644 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
72 601 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
73 570 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
74 562 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
75 495 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
76 413 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
77 395 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
78 383 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
79 350 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
80 323 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
81 291 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
82 290 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
83 287 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
84 272 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
85 265 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
86 261 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
87 255 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
88 247 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
89 246 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
90 224 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
91 210 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
92 206 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
93 184 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
94 170 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
95 143 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
96 142 Citizenfour RTWC $944,315 86 $126,321 5 10/24/14
97 139 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
98 131 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
99 81 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
100 77 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
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