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, #1401-1422
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 832 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
2 779 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
3 577 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
4 949 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
5 1010 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
6 980 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
7 819 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
8 343 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
9 736 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
10 442 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $163,488 6 $5,664 1 1/13/11
11 933 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
12 1059 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
13 1011 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
14 753 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
15 678 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $61,794 5 $5,634 2 6/22/11
16 1084 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
17 854 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
18 894 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
19 1088 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
20 729 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
21 984 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
22 930 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
23 1065 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
24 788 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
25 898 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
26 532 Killing Kasztner SkyI $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
27 542 Best Worst Movie Abr. $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
28 1034 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
29 866 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
30 873 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
31 1134 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
32 920 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
33 1017 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
34 884 Troublemakers: The Story of Land Art FRun $29,462 5 $5,424 4 1/8/16
35 870 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
36 625 Circo FRun $77,466 4 $5,403 1 4/1/11
37 863 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
38 1038 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
39 989 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
40 944 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
41 707 In a Dream ICir $54,640 4 $5,297 1 4/10/09
42 591 Blindsight Abr. $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
43 1103 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
44 669 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $64,489 9 $5,226 1 10/2/13
45 620 More Than Honey KL $79,772 7 $5,225 1 6/12/13
46 664 Dancing Across Borders FRun $66,166 5 $5,204 1 3/26/10
47 928 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
48 360 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $247,159 15 $5,185 1 4/4/14
49 815 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
50 886 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
51 1025 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
52 981 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
53 880 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
54 1145 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
55 862 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
56 767 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
57 1072 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
58 1075 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
59 1107 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
60 905 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
61 1005 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
62 995 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
63 924 Germans & Jews FRun $23,928 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
64 1210 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $6,945 1 $5,005 1 7/28/04
65 673 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
66 939 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
67 518 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $118,206 21 $4,996 1 3/19/10
68 1119 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
69 1029 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
70 780 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
71 1191 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
72 959 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
73 850 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
74 823 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
75 1030 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
76 993 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
77 891 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
78 547 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $108,118 21 $4,846 1 11/22/13
79 822 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
80 1082 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
81 362 Watermarks Kino $246,094 9 $4,837 1 1/21/05
82 613 The Whale Pala. $81,881 5 $4,835 2 9/9/11
83 1040 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
84 1101 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
85 829 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $36,497 12 $4,814 3 5/27/16
86 1110 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
87 1000 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
88 988 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
89 1028 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
90 1171 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
91 1096 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
92 771 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
93 960 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
94 845 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
95 996 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
96 844 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
97 110 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
98 649 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $68,719 5 $4,620 1 10/27/10
99 690 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $59,192 9 $4,613 1 7/11/08
100 1036 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,236,773,166----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$898,81851$142,09529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$658,972,232----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,457,1761,614$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, #1401-1422


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kill Team Osci. 7/25/14
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