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, #1301-1400, #1401-1411
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 900 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
2 902 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
3 908 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
4 909 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
5 912 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
6 915 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
7 918 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
8 939 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
9 960 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
10 961 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
11 968 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
12 983 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
13 984 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
14 992 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
15 996 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
16 1008 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
17 1052 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
18 1066 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
19 1075 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
20 1082 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
21 1086 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
22 1097 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
23 1107 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
24 1118 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
25 1125 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
26 1130 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
27 1160 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
28 1172 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
29 1224 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
30 1229 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
31 1235 Gurukulam Mats. $5,421 4 n/a - 6/3/16
32 248 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $449,707 3 $9,711 1 3/18/94
33 272 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $381,225 3 $3,263 1 10/22/04
34 377 This So-Called Disaster IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
35 436 The Five Obstructions Koch $165,845 3 $8,940 1 5/26/04
36 491 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $130,441 3 $7,246 1 12/4/09
37 519 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
38 579 The Unforeseen CGld $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
39 583 The Principle RM $89,543 3 $8,657 1 10/24/14
40 587 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
41 629 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
42 640 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
43 642 The Business of Being Born ICir $69,991 3 $9,574 1 1/9/08
44 644 An Inconsistent Truth RM $69,394 3 $20,733 1 1/27/12
45 659 Absolute Wilson NYer $66,217 3 $6,879 2 10/27/06
46 663 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $65,169 3 $9,456 1 8/27/14
47 670 The Order of Myths CGld $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
48 684 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
49 691 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
50 694 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
51 695 Big Men Abr. $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
52 703 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
53 708 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
54 711 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
55 719 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
56 723 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
57 725 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
58 729 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
59 731 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
60 734 Le Joli Mai Icar. $49,647 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
61 735 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
62 736 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
63 740 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
64 741 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
65 751 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
66 766 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
67 768 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
68 774 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
69 783 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
70 791 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
71 793 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
72 799 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
73 800 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
74 807 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
75 811 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
76 814 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
77 820 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
78 821 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
79 828 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
80 829 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
81 834 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
82 836 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
83 840 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
84 841 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
85 852 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
86 853 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
87 856 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
88 863 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
89 873 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
90 878 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
91 884 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
92 885 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
93 893 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
94 901 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
95 905 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
96 911 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
97 927 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
98 929 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
99 932 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
100 940 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,796,598----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,21750$143,06630-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1301-1400, #1401-1411


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
To the Limit FRun 6/13/08
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Roseanne for President! IFC 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD