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, #1201-1250
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
150 Particle Fever Abr. $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
149 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
148 Tyson SPC $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
147 The Wildest Dream NGE $898,137 21 $67,848 12 8/6/10
146 The Imposter IM $898,317 31 $22,379 1 7/13/12
145 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
144 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
143 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $906,666 29 $20,247 1 7/8/11
142 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
141 American Teen ParV $942,441 109 $45,589 5 7/25/08
140 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
139 More Than a Game LGF $950,675 111 $182,943 14 10/2/09
138 First Position IFC $1,014,071 58 $48,024 5 5/4/12
137 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
135 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
134 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $1,067,028 65 $28,911 2 6/17/11
133 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
132 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $1,109,146 65 $69,143 6 9/15/06
131 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
130 Paper Clips Slow $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
129 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $1,134,358 104 $38,281 4 9/7/07
128 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,134,623 25 $19,302 2 7/10/09
127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
125 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
124 Inequality for All RTWC $1,205,273 103 $140,888 28 9/27/13
123 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
122 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $1,215,045 84 $50,103 4 10/27/06
121 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $1,222,708 147 $46,359 3 7/9/04
120 Gonzo Magn. $1,252,100 59 $191,942 26 7/4/08
119 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
116 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
115 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
114 Hearts of Darkness Trit $1,318,449 28 $42,992 4 11/27/91
113 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
112 Restrepo NGE $1,330,894 52 $35,581 2 6/25/10
111 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
110 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
109 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
108 Marley Magn. $1,413,480 73 $262,004 42 4/20/12
107 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
106 No End in Sight Magn. $1,433,319 117 $31,533 2 7/27/07
105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
104 Why We Fight SPC $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
103 Finding Vivian Maier IFC $1,509,131 97 $63,600 3 3/28/14
102 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,510,026 34 $33,677 1 3/16/11
101 Murderball Think $1,531,154 97 $57,286 8 7/8/05
100 Fed Up RTWC $1,538,899 104 $126,028 18 5/9/14
99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
97 Stories We Tell RAtt. $1,600,145 70 $27,053 2 5/10/13
96 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
95 It Might Get Loud SPC $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
94 Senna PDA $1,612,430 47 $73,497 2 8/12/11
93 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
92 Tim's Vermeer SPC $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
91 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
90 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
89 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
88 Every Little Step SPC $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
87 Girl Rising Gathr $1,727,259 170 $81,640 34 3/7/13
86 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $1,755,134 38 $21,762 1 3/18/09
85 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $1,763,052 55 $21,767 2 6/4/04
84 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
83 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
82 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
81 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
80 Blackfish Magn. $2,073,582 99 $75,962 5 7/19/13
79 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
77 Riding Giants SPC $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
76 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
75 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
74 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $2,401,999 89 $51,326 3 7/20/12
73 The Gatekeepers SPC $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
72 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
71 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $2,552,478 80 $42,035 2 3/9/12
70 Control Room Magn. $2,589,616 74 $27,125 1 5/21/04
69 Samsara Osci. $2,672,413 70 $76,222 2 8/24/12
68 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
67 My Architect NYer $2,750,707 39 $37,929 2 11/12/03
66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
64 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
63 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $2,930,687 115 $164,351 7 6/11/10
62 Man on Wire Magn. $2,962,242 93 $51,392 2 7/25/08
61 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
60 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
58 Wordplay IFC $3,121,270 154 $32,847 2 6/16/06
57 Grizzly Man Lions $3,178,403 105 $269,131 29 8/12/05
56 Catfish Rog. $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
55 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $3,291,250 46 $170,756 8 4/16/10
54 Rize Lions $3,336,391 352 $1,574,787 352 6/24/05
53 The Corporation Zeit. $3,493,516 28 $28,671 2 6/4/04
52 Bully (2012) Wein. $3,495,043 6 $116,472 5 3/30/12
51 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15