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 1092 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
2 533 The Overnighters Drft. $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
3 769 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
4 969 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
5 1145 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
6 1032 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
7 708 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
8 1263 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
9 1119 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
10 697 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
11 671 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
12 946 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
13 620 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
14 1053 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
15 1083 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
16 880 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
17 1206 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
18 656 For No Good Reason SPC $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
19 1089 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
20 1201 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
21 1027 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
22 686 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
23 645 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
24 108 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
25 836 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
26 986 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
27 837 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
28 950 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
29 763 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
30 1086 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
31 1161 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
32 1019 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
33 978 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
34 990 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
35 1100 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
36 845 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $33,128 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
37 1091 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
38 1031 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
39 609 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
40 359 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
41 1072 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
42 814 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
43 543 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
44 883 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
45 983 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
46 1021 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
47 815 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
48 842 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
49 949 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
50 1180 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
51 772 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
52 1020 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
53 1109 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
54 513 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
55 929 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
56 669 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
57 1199 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
58 993 Germans & Jews FRun $18,788 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
59 985 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
60 996 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
61 897 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
62 1097 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
63 1065 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
64 1062 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
65 759 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
66 855 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
67 1135 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
68 872 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
69 971 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
70 1016 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
71 878 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
72 807 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
73 357 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
74 919 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
75 660 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
76 616 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
77 665 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
78 1093 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
79 586 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
80 702 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
81 934 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
82 979 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
83 1029 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
84 856 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
85 621 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
86 863 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
87 876 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
88 1008 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
89 912 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
90 1124 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
91 865 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
92 859 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
93 1025 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
94 538 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
95 528 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
96 890 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
97 780 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
98 1055 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
99 921 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
100 974 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
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