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, #1301-1313
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
902 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
903 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
904 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
905 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
906 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
907 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
908 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
909 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
910 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
911 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
912 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
913 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
914 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
915 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
916 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
917 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
918 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
919 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
920 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
921 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
922 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
923 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
924 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
925 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
926 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
927 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
928 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
929 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
930 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
931 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
932 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
933 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
934 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
935 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
936 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
937 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
938 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
939 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
940 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
941 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
942 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
943 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
944 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
945 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
946 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
947 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
948 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
949 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
950 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
951 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
952 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
953 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
954 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
955 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
956 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
957 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
958 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
959 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
960 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
961 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
962 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
963 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
964 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
965 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
966 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
967 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
968 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
969 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
970 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
971 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
972 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
973 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
974 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
975 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
976 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
977 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
978 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
979 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
980 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
981 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
982 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
983 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
984 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
985 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
986 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
987 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
988 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
989 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
990 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
991 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
992 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
993 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
994 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
995 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
996 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
997 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
998 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
1000 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
1001 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,103,247,481----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$863,93746$129,12126-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1313


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Benda Bilili! NGE 9/30/11
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 5/29/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD