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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 814 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
2 819 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
3 823 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
4 831 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
5 840 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
6 846 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
7 849 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
8 857 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
9 859 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
10 861 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
11 867 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
12 870 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
13 872 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
14 873 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
15 887 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
16 890 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
17 895 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
18 897 The Decent One KL $20,240 2 n/a - 10/1/14
19 898 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
20 903 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
21 909 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
22 910 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
23 913 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
24 915 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
25 916 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
26 918 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
27 920 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
28 922 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
29 927 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
30 929 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
31 930 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
32 932 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
33 941 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
34 946 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
35 950 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
36 953 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
37 955 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
38 959 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $15,528 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
39 960 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
40 961 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
41 962 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
42 964 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
43 965 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
44 970 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
45 972 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
46 975 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
47 978 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
48 981 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
49 983 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
50 984 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
51 987 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
52 989 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
53 994 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
54 1002 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
55 1014 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
56 1029 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
57 1031 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
58 1033 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
59 1042 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
60 1049 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
61 1054 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
62 1055 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
63 1058 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
64 1059 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
65 1077 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
66 1079 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
67 1082 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
68 1083 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
69 1088 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
70 1089 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
71 1090 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
72 1096 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
73 1098 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
74 1102 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
75 1103 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
76 1111 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
77 1116 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
78 1118 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
79 1123 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
80 1125 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
81 1128 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
82 1129 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
83 1136 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
84 1137 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
85 1140 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
86 1146 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
87 1149 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
88 1151 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
89 1153 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
90 1154 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
91 1155 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
92 1160 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
93 1167 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
94 1168 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
95 1169 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
96 1178 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
97 1192 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
98 1194 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
99 1209 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
100 1218 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,880,431----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41347$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15