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, #1201-1219
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1058 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
2 1002 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
3 426 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
4 396 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
5 275 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
6 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
7 110 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
8 697 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
9 670 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
10 526 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
11 461 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
12 295 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
13 843 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
14 311 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
15 148 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
16 93 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
17 68 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
18 900 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
19 736 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
20 654 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
21 614 Voices of Iraq Magn. $57,999 12 $30,634 12 10/29/04
22 446 Escape Fire RAtt. $126,238 12 $30,953 12 10/5/12
23 415 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $150,056 14 $36,295 12 10/27/06
24 412 Hecho En Mexico LGF $151,133 26 $76,123 12 11/30/12
25 344 Call + Response FTrd. $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
26 338 Into the Abyss IFC $223,880 30 $47,559 12 11/11/11
27 180 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $691,880 27 $88,709 12 2/11/05
28 147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
29 56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
30 525 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
31 144 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
32 645 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
33 379 Chicago 10 RAtt. $177,490 14 $42,724 14 2/29/08
34 177 Tabloid IFC $696,921 37 $91,201 14 7/15/11
35 139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
36 - Sample This GD n/a 15 n/a 15 9/13/13
37 443 A Band Called Death Drft. $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
38 583 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
39 500 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
40 365 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
41 229 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
42 1053 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
43 709 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
44 302 Steep SPC $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
45 235 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
46 289 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
47 187 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
48 156 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $821,046 358 $61,313 18 8/22/08
49 101 Fed Up RTWC $1,529,940 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
50 793 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
51 374 The Bridge FStr. $179,780 19 $49,313 19 10/27/06
52 733 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
53 496 Freakonomics Magn. $101,270 20 $31,893 20 10/1/10
54 447 The First Saturday in May Truly $124,294 20 $54,553 20 4/18/08
55 118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
56 557 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
57 536 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
58 323 49 Up FRun $241,772 21 $53,277 21 10/6/06
59 247 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
60 600 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
61 404 Bra Boys Slow $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
62 179 Life Itself Magn. $695,389 100 $131,411 23 7/4/14
63 46 Paris is Burning Mira. $3,779,620 91 $310,127 23 8/9/91
64 299 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
65 238 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
66 828 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
67 491 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $104,678 26 $48,280 26 10/26/07
68 166 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $776,699 111 $99,740 26 10/5/90
69 120 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
70 77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
71 402 Billabong Odyssey Arna $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
72 124 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
73 57 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
74 591 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
75 173 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
76 87 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
77 420 Thunder Soul RAtt. $143,986 37 $51,260 35 9/23/11
78 331 A Place at the Table Magn. $231,378 35 $92,257 35 3/1/13
79 592 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
80 20 Super Size Me IDP $11,536,423 230 $516,641 41 5/7/04
81 669 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
82 108 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
83 676 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
84 15 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $15,012,935 652 $543,250 51 5/10/91
85 154 Generation Iron TVC $849,521 84 $245,000 53 9/20/13
86 290 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
87 153 Sharkwater Free $850,920 60 $37,140 60 9/28/07
88 411 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
89 262 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
90 239 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
91 512 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
92 284 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
93 190 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $614,138 163 $279,219 163 10/1/04
94 41 Good Hair RAtt. $4,157,223 466 $1,039,220 186 10/9/09
95 170 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
96 169 First Descent Uni. $750,805 243 $438,615 243 12/2/05
97 32 Shine a Light ParV $5,505,267 277 $1,488,081 276 4/4/08
98 96 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
99 79 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
100 261 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,081,539,203----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$910,38748$135,36827-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,007,335----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,250,3671,568$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, #1201-1219


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Act of God Zeit. 7/31/09
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15