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, #1201-1242
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1028 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
2 786 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
3 1019 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
4 1114 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
5 773 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
6 839 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
7 936 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
8 984 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
9 818 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
10 1064 Love, Marilyn SD $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
11 938 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
12 958 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
13 813 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
14 992 Sol LeWitt Icar. $11,022 1 $4,051 1 5/7/14
15 745 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
16 723 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
17 990 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
18 547 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
19 1125 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
20 808 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
21 672 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
22 978 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
23 630 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
24 1059 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
25 784 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
26 919 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
27 486 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $107,040 2 $4,236 2 3/5/04
28 1033 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
29 570 Freedom on My Mind Tara $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
30 975 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
31 688 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
32 876 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
33 1022 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
34 927 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
35 633 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
36 1117 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
37 1000 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
38 623 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
39 599 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
40 855 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
41 551 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
42 948 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
43 969 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
44 794 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
45 1070 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
46 585 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
47 974 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
48 1067 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
49 1060 Levitated Mass FRun $7,005 1 $4,589 1 9/5/14
50 613 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
51 576 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
52 99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
53 752 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
54 889 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
55 753 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
56 858 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
57 683 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
58 971 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
59 915 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
60 885 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
61 891 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
62 983 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
63 926 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
64 542 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
65 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
66 961 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
67 733 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
68 484 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
69 796 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
70 918 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
71 734 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
72 758 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
73 857 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
74 1051 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
75 691 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
76 917 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
77 991 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
78 460 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
79 840 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
80 597 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
81 1065 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
82 888 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
83 896 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
84 809 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
85 980 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
86 956 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
87 955 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
88 679 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
89 771 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
90 1014 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
91 787 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
92 878 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
93 913 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
94 792 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
95 726 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
96 316 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
97 830 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
98 589 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
99 548 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
100 593 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,083,756,845----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$895,66748$133,15327-
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, #1201-1242


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15