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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 619 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
2 803 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
3 662 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
4 423 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
5 542 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
6 920 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
7 443 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
8 908 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
9 678 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
10 225 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
11 527 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
12 830 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
13 163 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
14 715 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
15 406 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
16 593 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
17 510 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
18 280 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
19 627 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
20 320 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
21 385 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
22 535 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
23 350 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
24 127 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
25 464 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
26 852 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
27 740 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
28 470 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
29 896 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
30 405 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
31 158 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
32 79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
33 311 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
34 602 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
35 780 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
36 766 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
37 700 The Dog Drft. $44,532 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
38 66 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
39 565 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
40 249 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
41 411 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
42 196 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
43 331 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
44 851 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
45 746 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
46 518 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $96,852 8 $12,930 2 9/19/14
47 816 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
48 712 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
49 683 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
50 192 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
51 269 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
52 434 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
53 449 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
54 325 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
55 143 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
56 439 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
57 417 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
58 365 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
59 180 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
60 202 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
61 472 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
62 936 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
63 566 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
64 201 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
65 460 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
66 336 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
67 531 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
68 235 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
69 676 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
70 569 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
71 765 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
72 723 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
73 413 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
74 153 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
75 570 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
76 52 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
77 506 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
78 635 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
79 846 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
80 215 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
81 832 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
82 458 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
83 951 God the Father RM $15,037 1 $15,037 1 10/17/14
84 497 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
85 679 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
86 408 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
87 256 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
88 514 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
89 146 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
90 392 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,120 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
91 515 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
92 379 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
93 473 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
94 233 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
95 573 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
96 729 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
97 363 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
98 451 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
99 187 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
100 643 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15