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, #1201-1282
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
201 Salinger Wein. $583,633 138 $86,956 4 9/6/13
202 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
203 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
204 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
205 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
206 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $562,218 21 $33,165 5 2/17/12
207 Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR $557,796 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
208 The Art of the Steal IFC $544,890 34 $39,019 3 2/26/10
209 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
210 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $534,100 37 $41,104 5 7/27/12
211 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
212 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
213 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
214 Trouble the Water Zeit. $520,151 15 $28,606 3 8/22/08
215 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser WB $518,918 11 $31,842 2 10/1/89
216 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
218 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
219 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
220 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $489,561 231 $320,894 231 11/7/14
221 Act of Killing Drft. $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
222 The Flat IFC $471,842 27 $19,916 3 10/19/12
223 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
224 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
226 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
227 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
228 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
229 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
230 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
231 I Want Your Money Free $433,588 537 $249,428 537 10/15/10
232 Last Days in Vietnam AEF $427,444 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
233 The Singing Revolution Abr. $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
234 Sound City Vari. $422,853 50 $62,842 16 2/1/13
235 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
236 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
237 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
238 Project Nim RAtt. $411,184 22 $25,820 4 7/8/11
239 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
240 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $396,803 54 $91,388 17 5/7/04
241 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
242 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
243 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $386,073 24 $69,389 24 6/24/11
244 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $384,955 102 $148,698 102 4/18/08
245 Dirty Wars IFC $384,473 31 $63,504 4 6/7/13
246 The Armstrong Lie SPC $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
247 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
248 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
249 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
250 The Hunting of the President Reg. $376,612 20 $23,298 2 6/18/04
251 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
252 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $373,743 21 $45,008 21 6/3/88
253 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
254 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $370,218 24 $8,218 1 3/1/13
255 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
256 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
257 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
258 Koch Zeit. $342,941 16 $35,196 2 2/1/13
259 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
260 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
261 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
262 The Central Park Five IFC $325,653 22 $30,570 3 11/23/12
263 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
264 A Film Unfinished Osci. $320,486 16 $34,060 4 8/18/10
265 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
266 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
267 America's Heart and Soul BV $314,402 98 $134,939 98 7/2/04
268 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
269 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $312,751 15 $7,412 1 10/5/07
270 The Hornet's Nest Free $312,706 57 $26,550 4 5/9/14
271 L'Amour Fou IFC $312,494 18 $37,250 2 5/13/11
272 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
273 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
274 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $308,575 26 $31,576 6 5/30/08
275 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $306,845 18 $30,664 2 9/1/06
276 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
277 Unmistaken Child Osci. $306,140 6 $6,293 1 6/3/09
278 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $305,036 41 $27,853 2 2/21/14
279 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
280 Linsanity KE $302,645 16 $99,462 9 10/4/13
281 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
282 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
283 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
284 Room 237 IFC $296,359 28 $29,693 2 3/29/13
285 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
286 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
287 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
288 Last Train Home Zeit. $288,328 14 $20,418 1 9/3/10
289 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $288,312 157 $150,337 157 6/15/12
290 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
291 Outrage Magn. $287,198 18 $32,589 5 5/8/09
292 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
293 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
294 The Unknown Known RTWC $276,497 80 $64,315 18 4/4/14
295 Morning Light BV $275,497 55 $129,295 55 10/17/08
296 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
297 Planet B-Boy Elep. $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
298 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
299 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
300 Heavy Petting Skou $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,094,985,244----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,39247$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, #1201-1282


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
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
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