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, #1301-1331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 542 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
2 549 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
3 562 The Cartel MP $87,763 2 $3,694 2 4/16/10
4 585 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
5 614 2012: Time for Change Mang. $68,339 2 $9,009 1 4/9/10
6 619 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
7 637 Public Speaking Rialto $62,173 2 $6,260 1 2/23/11
8 642 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
9 672 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
10 684 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
11 706 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
12 724 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
13 727 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
14 730 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
15 739 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
16 744 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
17 758 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
18 769 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
19 778 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
20 784 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
21 794 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
22 803 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
23 805 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
24 808 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
25 811 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
26 822 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
27 825 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
28 826 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
29 830 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
30 836 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
31 841 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
32 845 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
33 853 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
34 862 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
35 868 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
36 871 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
37 879 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
38 881 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
39 883 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
40 889 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
41 892 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
42 894 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
43 895 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
44 903 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
45 910 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
46 913 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
47 918 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
48 920 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
49 925 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
50 931 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
51 932 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
52 935 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
53 938 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
54 939 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
55 941 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
56 943 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
57 945 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
58 950 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
59 952 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
60 953 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
61 955 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
62 964 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
63 967 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
64 970 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
65 972 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
66 975 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
67 978 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
68 980 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
69 984 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
70 985 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
71 986 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
72 988 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
73 989 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
74 993 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
75 995 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
76 998 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
77 1001 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
78 1004 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
79 1006 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
80 1007 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
81 1010 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
82 1012 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
83 1015 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
84 1018 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
85 1027 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
86 1033 Concerning Violence KL $12,034 2 n/a - 12/5/14
87 1038 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
88 1042 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
89 1057 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
90 1059 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
91 1061 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
92 1071 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
93 1080 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
94 1085 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
95 1089 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
96 1090 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
97 1109 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
98 1111 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
99 1113 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
100 1114 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,123,432,407----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,53048$131,30228-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,356,522----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,683,6441,589$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, #1301-1331


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Carmen & Geoffrey FRun 3/13/09
WARx2 WARX2 5/29/15
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
Amy A24 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