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, #1301-1353
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
902 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
903 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
904 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
905 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
906 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
907 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
908 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
909 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
910 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
911 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
912 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
913 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
914 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
915 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
916 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
917 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
918 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
919 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
920 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
921 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
922 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
923 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
924 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
925 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
926 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
927 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
928 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
929 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
930 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
931 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
932 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
933 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
934 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
935 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
936 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
937 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
938 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
939 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
940 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
941 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
942 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
943 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
944 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
945 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
946 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
947 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
948 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
949 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
950 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
951 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
952 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
953 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
954 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
955 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
956 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
957 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
958 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
959 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
960 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
961 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
962 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
963 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
964 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
965 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
966 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
967 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
968 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
969 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
970 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
971 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
972 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
973 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
974 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
975 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
976 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
977 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
978 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
979 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
980 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
981 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
982 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
983 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
984 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
985 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
986 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
987 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
988 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
989 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
990 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
991 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
992 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
993 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
994 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
995 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
996 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
997 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
998 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
1000 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
1001 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,363,022----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,89348$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD