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, #1201-1298
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 788 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
2 790 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
3 793 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
4 804 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
5 807 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
6 808 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
7 812 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
8 818 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
9 823 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
10 827 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
11 835 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
12 845 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
13 851 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
14 854 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
15 862 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
16 864 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
17 865 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
18 871 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
19 874 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
20 876 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
21 877 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
22 891 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
23 894 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
24 899 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
25 901 The Decent One KL $20,240 2 n/a - 10/1/14
26 902 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
27 907 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
28 913 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
29 914 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
30 917 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
31 919 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
32 920 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
33 922 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
34 924 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
35 926 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
36 931 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
37 933 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
38 934 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
39 936 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
40 944 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
41 949 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
42 951 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
43 954 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
44 957 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
45 959 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
46 963 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
47 964 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
48 965 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
49 967 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
50 968 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
51 972 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
52 974 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
53 977 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
54 980 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
55 983 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
56 985 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
57 986 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
58 989 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
59 991 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
60 994 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
61 997 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
62 1005 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
63 1017 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
64 1032 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
65 1034 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
66 1036 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
67 1046 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
68 1053 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
69 1058 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
70 1061 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
71 1062 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
72 1080 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
73 1083 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
74 1086 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
75 1087 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
76 1092 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
77 1093 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
78 1094 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
79 1099 Concerning Violence KL $7,464 2 n/a - 12/5/14
80 1101 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
81 1103 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
82 1107 Plot for Peace N/A $7,051 2 $2,554 2 10/31/14
83 1108 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
84 1116 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
85 1121 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
86 1123 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
87 1128 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
88 1130 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
89 1133 Gringo Trails Icar. $6,044 2 $2,477 1 9/4/14
90 1134 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
91 1141 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
92 1142 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
93 1145 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
94 1150 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
95 1153 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
96 1155 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
97 1157 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
98 1158 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
99 1159 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
100 1164 Farewell, Herr Schwarz KL $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,099,473,899----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,83747$130,18727-
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, #1201-1298


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 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
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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD