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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 566 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
2 588 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
3 605 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
4 610 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
5 670 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
6 696 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
7 869 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
8 975 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
9 168 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
10 258 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
11 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
12 309 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
13 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
14 322 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
15 350 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
16 351 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
17 378 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
18 381 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
19 383 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
20 387 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
21 396 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
22 410 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
23 426 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
24 433 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
25 437 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
26 448 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
27 451 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
28 476 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
29 487 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
30 490 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
31 563 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $71,850 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
32 577 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
33 590 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
34 609 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
35 612 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
36 638 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
37 660 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
38 779 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
39 810 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
40 820 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
41 1001 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
42 1058 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
43 162 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
44 209 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
45 213 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
46 260 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
47 308 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
48 319 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
49 348 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
50 363 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
51 368 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
52 369 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
53 372 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
54 417 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
55 425 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
56 432 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
57 456 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
58 489 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
59 503 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
60 538 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
61 541 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
62 560 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
63 643 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
64 674 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
65 689 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
66 699 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
67 701 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
68 707 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
69 717 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
70 793 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
71 808 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
72 819 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
73 872 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
74 887 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
75 230 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
76 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
77 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
78 298 American Dream Mira. $269,823 7 $9,291 2 3/18/92
79 303 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
80 306 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
81 325 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
82 384 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
83 386 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
84 409 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
85 434 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
86 449 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
87 450 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
88 458 Storm Surfers 3D XL $117,090 7 $7,299 2 4/26/13
89 459 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $116,944 7 $7,547 2 4/7/06
90 465 Code Black Long Shot $114,519 7 $6,319 1 6/20/14
91 486 The Way We Get By ICir $106,542 7 $7,149 1 7/17/09
92 501 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $100,237 7 $6,589 1 6/3/11
93 521 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $89,473 7 $3,077 1 10/22/08
94 527 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $87,370 7 $8,741 4 10/26/07
95 545 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
96 579 Happy Valley Ston5 $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
97 593 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
98 603 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
99 608 Sweet Dreams (2013) ICir $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
100 615 Farmageddon KMP $56,573 7 $2,699 1 6/17/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,081,351,344----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$910,99548$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$564,901,571----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,245,0791,568$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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15