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, #1201-1218
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 866 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
2 721 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
3 303 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
4 647 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
5 399 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $156,928 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
6 931 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
7 890 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
8 661 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
9 598 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
10 951 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
11 754 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
12 791 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
13 641 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
14 870 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
15 823 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
16 937 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
17 692 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
18 794 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
19 470 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
20 476 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
21 907 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
22 766 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
23 773 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
24 992 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
25 814 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
26 894 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
27 771 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
28 550 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
29 763 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
30 911 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
31 833 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
32 624 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
33 521 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
34 964 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
35 590 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
36 545 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
37 585 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
38 821 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
39 316 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
40 717 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
41 784 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
42 900 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
43 867 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
44 779 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
45 1000 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
46 762 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
47 678 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $44,611 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
48 942 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
49 943 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
50 968 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
51 801 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
52 885 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
53 877 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
54 1051 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
55 593 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
56 829 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
57 457 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
58 979 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
59 903 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
60 685 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
61 1037 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
62 846 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
63 750 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
64 726 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
65 904 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
66 788 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
67 481 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
68 725 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
69 949 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
70 318 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
71 538 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
72 913 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
73 971 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
74 880 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
75 874 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
76 902 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
77 959 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
78 676 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
79 847 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
80 745 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
81 878 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
82 744 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
83 99 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
84 572 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
85 608 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
86 1053 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $6,905 17 $4,570 17 6/20/13
87 962 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
88 588 For No Good Reason SPC $64,884 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
89 1056 Operation Homecoming Docu. $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
90 786 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
91 957 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
92 936 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
93 548 Bright Leaves FRun $77,888 4 $4,485 1 8/25/04
94 844 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
95 595 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $62,356 4 $4,471 1 8/18/06
96 619 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $55,824 6 $4,446 1 7/12/13
97 987 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
98 1099 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
99 629 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
100 914 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,079,098,320----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$909,09748$135,48127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$562,930,626----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,146,5311,568$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, #1201-1218


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15