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, #1601-1640
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 524 American Promise RFG $146,702 8 $18,300 2 10/18/13
2 377 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $263,723 13 $18,211 1 1/5/11
3 364 American Hardcore SPC $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
4 350 Crazy Love Magn. $301,027 38 $17,952 3 6/1/07
5 615 Ivory Tower Gold. $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
6 153 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $1,209,846 23 $17,814 1 8/26/88
7 176 Encounters at the End of the World Think $944,933 39 $17,730 1 6/11/08
8 403 My Perestroika ICir $242,707 19 $17,680 1 3/23/11
9 181 Jesus Camp Magn. $902,544 52 $17,659 13 9/15/06
10 210 Forks Over Knives Pas. $739,561 39 $17,645 1 1/7/11
11 756 Trapped (2016) Abr. $63,241 8 $17,626 3 3/4/16
12 426 New York Doll FInd. $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
13 569 The Last Mountain Da. $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
14 39 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
15 517 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
16 386 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
17 299 Detropia LF $390,024 24 $17,414 1 9/7/12
18 395 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $249,565 5 $17,357 1 11/4/05
19 608 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
20 370 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $273,749 13 $17,316 2 9/9/11
21 285 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
22 543 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
23 169 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $1,044,254 55 $17,130 1 6/21/06
24 425 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
25 1022 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
26 483 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $167,508 9 $17,034 3 9/10/10
27 313 When Comedy Went to School ICir $369,065 13 $17,001 5 7/31/13
28 457 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $189,416 17 $16,962 3 11/5/10
29 725 Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox $70,950 6 $16,912 2 7/8/16
30 1098 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
31 226 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
32 482 Crude FRun $170,295 7 $16,595 1 9/9/09
33 318 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
34 896 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
35 717 The Invisible War Cdgm. $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
36 435 The House I Live In Abr. $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
37 699 Colliding Dreams ICir $78,288 14 $16,438 4 3/4/16
38 801 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
39 566 The Square (2013) Nou $124,244 9 $16,359 1 10/25/13
40 642 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $97,362 6 $16,158 3 1/9/04
41 147 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
42 1115 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
43 863 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
44 948 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
45 202 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $783,969 23 $15,851 1 4/25/08
46 806 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
47 230 Dust to Glory IFC $640,013 80 $15,757 2 4/1/05
48 556 Stonewall Uprising FRun $128,203 10 $15,729 4 6/16/10
49 445 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $201,275 24 $15,656 4 10/13/06
50 908 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
51 217 Cartel Land Orch. $704,352 65 $15,581 2 7/3/15
52 714 After Tiller Osci. $72,125 6 $15,500 2 9/20/13
53 293 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $417,120 13 $15,477 3 12/22/04
54 587 War/Dance Think $115,210 10 $15,471 3 11/9/07
55 622 Under the Sun (2016) Icar. $105,036 6 $15,454 2 7/6/16
56 461 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $183,342 8 $15,411 1 9/23/11
57 640 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
58 478 Afternoon of a Faun KL $172,450 11 $15,292 2 2/5/14
59 182 The War Room Oct. $901,668 21 $15,264 1 11/3/93
60 639 No Impact Man Osci. $100,028 8 $15,215 2 9/11/09
61 322 Kings of Pastry FRun $336,386 10 $15,162 2 9/15/10
62 501 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
63 849 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
64 618 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $105,998 9 $15,096 2 7/3/13
65 593 God the Father RM $113,276 15 $15,037 1 10/17/14
66 747 King Georges IFC $66,175 10 $15,031 4 2/26/16
67 1129 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
68 1012 Wait For Your Laugh Vita. $28,548 5 $14,946 2 11/3/17
69 796 The Lovers and the Despot Magn. $55,511 13 $14,925 8 9/23/16
70 567 Inni CP $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
71 842 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
72 1034 Through the Fire CLS $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
73 268 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
74 1053 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
75 795 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $55,513 5 $14,632 5 5/22/09
76 631 Korengal Sab. $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
77 61 Born Into Brothels Think $3,515,061 127 $14,605 1 12/8/04
78 494 The Witness FR $159,305 15 $14,523 1 6/3/16
79 710 The Nomi Song Palm $74,631 3 $14,510 2 2/4/05
80 190 Marlene Aliv $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
81 506 Magic Trip Magn. $154,521 18 $14,367 4 8/5/11
82 901 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
83 951 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
84 708 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $75,881 9 $14,287 3 6/27/14
85 845 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
86 296 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
87 655 Stripper Fox $90,000 1 $14,155 1 1/31/86
88 416 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
89 570 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
90 250 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $567,493 25 $14,000 1 11/4/09
91 704 The Island President Gold. $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
92 1178 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
93 586 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
94 251 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
95 220 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
96 936 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
97 170 Dark Horse (2016) SPC $1,030,851 74 $13,838 3 5/6/16
98 464 An Honest Liar Abr. $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
99 447 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
100 511 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,666,785----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,66353$130,00029-
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, #1601-1640


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD