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, #1201-1300, #1301-1323
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 777 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
2 302 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
3 279 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
4 576 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
5 172 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
6 845 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
7 198 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
8 688 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
9 1124 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
10 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
11 224 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
12 293 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
13 131 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
14 85 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
15 1138 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
16 262 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
17 708 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
18 256 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
19 728 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
20 277 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
21 1156 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
22 1233 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
23 325 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
24 241 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
25 334 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
26 71 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
27 549 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
28 1135 The Jew in the Lotus Blin $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
29 983 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
30 1090 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
31 210 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
32 957 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
33 216 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
34 178 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
35 1080 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
36 764 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
37 189 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
38 378 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
39 78 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
40 153 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
41 642 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
42 1222 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
43 470 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
44 737 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
45 99 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
46 454 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
47 457 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
48 68 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
49 1150 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
50 84 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
51 113 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
52 1219 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Glds. $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
53 111 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
54 907 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
55 689 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
56 313 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
57 462 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
58 114 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
59 119 Anne Frank Remembered SPC $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
60 841 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
61 792 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
62 86 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
63 635 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
64 287 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
65 332 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $253,311 11 $8,335 1 8/25/95
66 1058 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
67 66 Unzipped Mira. $2,875,086 119 $71,275 2 8/4/95
68 990 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
69 186 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
70 1071 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
71 726 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
72 63 Crumb SPC $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
73 667 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
74 218 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
75 550 Martha and Ethel SPC $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
76 768 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
77 742 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
78 1062 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
79 87 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
80 24 Hoop Dreams FL $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
81 604 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
82 82 The Endless Summer II NL $2,155,385 302 $657,292 302 6/3/94
83 670 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
84 232 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
85 851 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
86 1255 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
87 149 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
88 96 Black Diamond Rush WM $1,634,386 47 $161,115 11 10/12/93
89 115 Baraka Gold. $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
90 1050 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
91 201 Road Scholar Gold. $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
92 779 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
93 217 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
94 165 Visions of Light Kino $799,856 13 $27,761 2 2/24/93
95 121 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
96 79 A Brief History of Time Trit $2,279,692 45 $84,025 5 8/21/92
97 284 The Panama Deception EPr $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
98 214 Incident at Oglala Mira. $536,848 12 $19,070 3 5/8/92
99 317 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
100 146 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,118,907,443----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,39248$131,78328-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$578,213,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,533,9901,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1323


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Protagonist IFC 11/30/07
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
WARx2 WARX2 5/8/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/8/15
One Cut, One Life FRun 5/13/15
Forbidden Films Zeit. 5/13/15
Our Man in Tehran FRun 5/15/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD