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, #1101-1187
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 145 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
2 306 Life in a Day NGE $252,788 19 $45,202 11 7/29/11
3 818 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
4 290 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
5 451 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
6 512 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
7 650 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
8 677 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
9 107 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
10 133 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
11 269 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
12 388 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
13 427 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $131,687 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
14 975 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
15 1029 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
16 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
17 54 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
18 87 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
19 90 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
20 99 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
21 168 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
22 187 Gunner Palace Palm $607,844 56 $63,520 8 3/4/05
23 314 The Summit IFC $243,550 70 $20,904 8 10/4/13
24 324 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
25 545 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
26 669 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
27 680 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
28 682 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
29 687 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
30 785 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
31 847 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
32 62 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
33 93 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
34 214 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
35 299 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
36 320 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
37 328 The Agronomist Think $226,189 21 $30,855 7 4/23/04
38 349 Iraq in Fragments Arab $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
39 384 Anita Gold. $160,665 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
40 386 Girls Rock! Shad. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
41 398 Brothers at War Gold. $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
42 470 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
43 564 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
44 587 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
45 681 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
46 739 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
47 1122 The Final Member Drft. $2,064 7 $2,064 7 4/18/14
48 30 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
49 43 The September Issue RAtt. $3,820,067 143 $220,633 6 8/28/09
50 101 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
51 129 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
52 164 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
53 263 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
54 291 This Old Cub Emr. $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
55 346 Soul Power SPC $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
56 351 Imelda Unco $200,992 6 $24,077 6 6/9/04
57 370 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
58 464 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $110,577 15 $46,975 6 10/1/04
59 595 Maxed Out Magn. $58,829 6 $20,024 6 3/9/07
60 637 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
61 798 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
62 895 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
63 954 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
64 959 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
65 973 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
66 32 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $5,304,920 123 $139,101 5 4/29/11
67 34 Touching the Void IFC $4,593,598 137 $96,973 5 1/23/04
68 48 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
69 51 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
70 59 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
71 75 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
72 79 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
73 127 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
74 135 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
75 138 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
76 163 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
77 177 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $677,914 58 $51,493 5 8/17/07
78 198 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
79 201 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
80 215 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
81 236 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
82 237 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
83 245 When Comedy Went to School ICir $367,913 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
84 251 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
85 255 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
86 261 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
87 278 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
88 281 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
89 282 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
90 310 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
91 335 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
92 364 Jig Scre. $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
93 375 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
94 392 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
95 467 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
96 527 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
97 537 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
98 566 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
99 604 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
100 693 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,048,825,175----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,28848$138,61628-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$539,868,112----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,414,1111,589$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, #1101-1187


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. 8/1/08
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
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
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