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, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1632
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 491 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
2 1055 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
3 1206 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
4 1142 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
5 846 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
6 763 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
7 1234 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
8 962 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
9 1006 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
10 1238 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
11 821 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
12 1111 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
13 1050 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
14 1213 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
15 886 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
16 1013 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
17 596 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
18 606 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
19 1174 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
20 975 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
21 981 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
22 1292 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
23 1041 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
24 1151 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
25 1368 The Wrong Light CGld $7,553 1 $5,429 1 7/14/17
26 996 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
27 979 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
28 700 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
29 786 Command and Control AEF $57,635 6 $5,385 1 9/14/16
30 971 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
31 1009 The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. $28,456 2 $5,304 1 8/31/16
32 1178 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
33 1116 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
34 1068 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
35 798 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
36 660 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
37 1254 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
38 753 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
39 693 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
40 747 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
41 1048 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
42 398 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
43 916 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
44 991 In Pursuit of Silence CGld $29,834 2 $5,141 1 6/23/17
45 998 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
46 1164 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
47 926 I am the Blues FM $37,849 5 $5,105 4 7/12/17
48 1108 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
49 989 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
50 1304 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
51 970 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
52 862 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
53 1220 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
54 1223 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
55 1259 Angels in the Dust CLS $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
56 1021 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
57 436 California Typewriter Grav. $208,962 20 $5,031 1 8/18/17
58 1024 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. $26,715 2 $5,030 2 8/11/17
59 1133 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
60 1122 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
61 923 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
62 1387 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
63 757 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
64 1063 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
65 581 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
66 1273 Theo Who Lived Zeit. $11,271 2 $4,990 1 10/7/16
67 1276 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
68 1168 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
69 877 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
70 1366 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
71 1085 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
72 957 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
73 927 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
74 1169 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
75 1119 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
76 1003 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
77 1155 The Departure Mats. $17,677 7 $4,850 1 10/13/17
78 612 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
79 925 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
80 1232 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
81 400 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
82 684 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
83 1181 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
84 1252 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
85 773 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $60,197 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
86 1262 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
87 1144 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
88 1127 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
89 1115 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
90 1167 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
91 1338 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
92 1247 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
93 866 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
94 1028 Bronx Gothic Ghop $25,997 4 $4,696 1 7/14/17
95 1086 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
96 952 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
97 1123 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
98 951 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
99 121 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
100 730 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,325,486,991----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$842,11453$130,48329-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1401-1500, #1501-1600, #1601-1632


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. 5/13/11
BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story Zeit. 11/24/17
Eric Clapton: A Live in 12 Bars Abr. 11/24/17
Naples '44 FRun 11/29/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD