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, #1201-1227
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
501 The United States of Autism JM $100,403 12 $3,413 1 4/5/13
502 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
503 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $100,280 16 $42,566 16 6/18/10
504 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
505 Bhutto FRun $100,202 4 $8,275 2 12/3/10
506 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
507 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
508 Under Our Skin Shad. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
509 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
510 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
511 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $95,865 4 $9,220 1 6/25/08
512 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
513 Black Gold CalN $93,477 6 $6,764 3 10/6/06
514 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
515 My Reincarnation Long Shot $92,822 5 $6,498 1 10/28/11
516 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
517 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
518 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
519 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
520 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $90,066 5 $8,227 1 11/7/08
521 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
522 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
523 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
524 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
525 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
526 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
527 Exporting Raymond Gold. $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
528 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
529 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
530 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
531 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
532 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
533 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
534 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
535 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
536 Watermark EOne $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
537 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
538 12 O'Clock Boys Osci. $82,614 21 $44,108 21 1/31/14
539 Praying with Lior FRun $82,553 4 $8,401 1 2/1/08
540 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
541 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
542 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
543 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
544 Future of Food Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
545 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $80,741 5 $33,115 5 3/26/10
546 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
547 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
548 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
549 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
550 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
551 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $77,619 5 n/a - 9/6/13
552 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
553 To Catch a Dollar A23 $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
554 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
555 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
556 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
557 America the Beautiful FInd. $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
558 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,644 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
559 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
560 Shoot Down Magic $74,421 21 $49,182 21 1/25/08
561 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
562 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
563 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
564 Naked in Ashes Jour $72,073 6 $9,690 1 10/21/05
565 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
566 Runaway Slave RM $71,737 6 $3,626 1 7/6/12
567 Body of War FSC $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
568 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
569 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
570 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
571 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
572 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
573 Zoo Think $69,770 5 $7,811 1 4/25/07
574 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
575 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
576 Budrus Bal. $68,353 4 $7,819 1 10/8/10
577 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
578 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
579 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
580 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $67,966 4 $9,165 1 11/1/13
581 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
582 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
583 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
584 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
585 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
586 Pandora's Promise Abr. $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
587 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
588 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
589 Darshan IFC $66,032 5 $3,360 1 7/26/06
590 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
591 Bloodline Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
592 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
593 Rock School PicH $64,310 32 $28,136 32 6/3/05
594 Cool It RAtt. $62,713 43 $26,847 41 11/12/10
595 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
596 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
597 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
598 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
599 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
600 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,020,205----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$905,53548$134,60627-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,670,647----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,283,5321,568$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, #1201-1227


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 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
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15