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, #1201-1282
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
802 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
803 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
804 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
805 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
806 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
807 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
808 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
809 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
810 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
811 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
812 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
813 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
814 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
815 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
816 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
817 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
818 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
819 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
820 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
821 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
822 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
823 Manakamana CGld $27,738 3 $3,635 1 4/18/14
824 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
825 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
826 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
827 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
828 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
829 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $27,140 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
830 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
831 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
832 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
833 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
834 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
835 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
836 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
837 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
838 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
839 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
840 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
841 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
842 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
843 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
844 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
845 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
846 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
847 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
848 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
849 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
850 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
851 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
852 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
853 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
854 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
855 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
856 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
857 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
858 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
859 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
860 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
861 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
862 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
863 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
864 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
865 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
866 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
867 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
868 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
869 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
870 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
871 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
872 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
873 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
874 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
875 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
876 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
877 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
878 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
879 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
880 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
881 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
882 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
883 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
884 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
885 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
886 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
887 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
888 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
889 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
890 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
891 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
892 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
893 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
894 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
895 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
896 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
897 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
898 The Decent One KL $20,140 2 n/a - 10/1/14
899 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
900 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,095,415,588----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,73747$131,77527-
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, #1201-1282


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15