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
1 462 Unknown White Male Wells $126,836 11 $24,591 4 2/24/06
2 474 Finding Fela KL $120,372 11 n/a - 8/1/14
3 515 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
4 534 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $92,234 11 $5,872 1 4/8/11
5 813 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
6 877 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
7 1099 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
8 118 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
9 241 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $391,950 10 $18,422 1 8/20/04
10 261 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
11 269 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
12 282 God Grew Tired of Us NM $301,447 10 $21,858 2 1/12/07
13 293 The Interrupters CGld $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
14 337 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
15 366 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $204,956 10 $8,230 1 8/17/05
16 378 Code Black Long Shot $190,229 10 $6,319 1 6/20/14
17 388 Protocols of Zion Think $178,875 10 $21,733 4 10/21/05
18 407 Nanking Think $161,182 10 $6,316 1 12/12/07
19 458 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
20 461 DIG! Palm $127,067 10 $20,437 2 10/1/04
21 481 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
22 485 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $113,966 10 $7,937 1 4/19/13
23 513 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
24 540 Pump SD $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
25 548 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
26 562 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
27 587 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
28 594 I Am Eleven ICir $69,718 10 $5,800 2 9/12/14
29 612 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
30 630 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
31 635 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $59,081 10 $2,980 1 8/23/13
32 697 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
33 715 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
34 726 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
35 905 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/20/14
36 1023 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
37 1050 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
38 172 For All Mankind Apol. $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
39 264 The Boys of Baraka Think $323,860 9 $9,705 1 11/30/05
40 291 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
41 318 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
42 327 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
43 331 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
44 361 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
45 363 Sweetgrass CGld $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
46 390 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
47 393 Touch the Sound Shad. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
48 395 Somm Gold. $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
49 400 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
50 406 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $163,745 9 $12,930 2 9/19/14
51 411 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
52 425 Show Business Reg. $151,792 9 $8,829 1 5/11/07
53 443 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
54 449 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
55 453 Kumare KL $132,160 9 $9,601 1 6/20/12
56 465 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
57 468 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
58 495 5 Broken Cameras KL $109,983 9 $6,674 1 5/30/12
59 506 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
60 509 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $105,054 9 $22,444 4 11/26/04
61 577 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
62 601 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
63 614 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
64 634 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
65 637 Side By Side Trib. $58,825 9 $6,956 1 8/17/12
66 665 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
67 687 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
68 811 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
69 843 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
70 853 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
71 1052 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
72 1114 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
73 166 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
74 213 A Great Day in Harlem Castle $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
75 217 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
76 266 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
77 317 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
78 328 The Waiting Room ICir $244,951 8 $7,086 4 9/26/12
79 360 Mondovino Think $209,618 8 $9,840 1 3/23/05
80 374 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
81 380 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
82 381 Waste Land Arth. $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
83 384 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
84 433 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
85 442 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
86 448 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
87 473 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $120,459 8 $9,366 2 8/16/13
88 508 King Corn Bal. $105,422 8 $6,753 1 10/12/07
89 523 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
90 560 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
91 563 Hating Breitbart RM $81,432 8 $40,673 4 10/19/12
92 582 Veil of Tears WF $72,078 8 $44,358 8 3/28/14
93 670 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
94 701 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
95 719 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
96 729 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
97 731 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
98 737 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
99 747 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
100 826 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,881,303----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41447$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