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, #1301-1338
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
902 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
903 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
904 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
905 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
906 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
907 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
908 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
909 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
910 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
911 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
912 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
913 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
914 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
915 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
916 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
917 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
918 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
919 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
920 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
921 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
922 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
923 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
924 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
925 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
926 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
927 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
928 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
929 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
930 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
931 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
932 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
933 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
934 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
935 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
936 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
937 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
938 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
939 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
941 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
940 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
942 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
943 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
944 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
945 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
946 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
947 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
948 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
949 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
950 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
951 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
952 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
953 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
954 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
955 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
956 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
957 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
958 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
959 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
960 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
961 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
962 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
963 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
964 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
965 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
966 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
967 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
968 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
969 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
970 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
971 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
972 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
973 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
974 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
975 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
976 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
977 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
978 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
979 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
980 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
981 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
982 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
983 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
984 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
985 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
986 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
987 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
988 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
989 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
990 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
991 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
992 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
993 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
994 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
995 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
996 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
997 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
998 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
1000 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
1001 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,125,602,027----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$867,18247$130,76128-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,078,081----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,718,0041,589$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, #1301-1338


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. 10/2/09
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 7/24/15
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