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, #1501-1564
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
1003 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
1004 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
1005 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
1006 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
1007 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
1008 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
1009 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
1010 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
1011 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
1012 Gridiron Heroes Indic. $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
1013 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
1014 Finding Oscar FR $23,116 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
1015 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
1016 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
1017 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
1018 My Scientology Movie Magn. $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
1019 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
1020 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
1021 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
1022 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
1023 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
1024 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
1025 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
1026 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
1027 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
1028 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
1029 Giuliani Time CLS $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
1030 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
1031 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
1032 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
1033 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
1034 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
1035 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
1036 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
1037 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
1038 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
1039 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
1040 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
1041 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
1042 God Knows Where I Am B360 $21,135 6 n/a - 3/31/17
1043 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
1044 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
1045 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
1046 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
1047 Voices in Wartime CLS $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
1048 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
1049 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
1050 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
1051 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
1052 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
1053 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
1054 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
1055 The Highest Pass CLS $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
1056 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
1057 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
1058 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
1059 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
1060 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
1061 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
1062 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
1063 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
1064 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
1065 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
1066 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
1067 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
1068 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
1069 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
1070 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
1071 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
1072 Art Bastard CAVU $19,600 2 $19,600 2 6/3/16
1073 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
1074 Actress (2014) CGld $19,365 4 $4,880 1 11/7/14
1075 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
1076 Watchers of the Sky MBox $19,339 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
1077 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
1078 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
1079 Revelation: Dawn of Global Government RM $19,107 2 $14,975 2 4/15/16
1080 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
1081 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
1082 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
1083 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
1084 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
1085 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
1086 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
1087 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
1088 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
1089 All The Rage: Saved by Sarno TFC $18,489 1 $9,765 1 6/23/17
1090 Burden Magn. $18,440 13 $3,231 2 5/5/17
1091 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
1092 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
1093 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
1094 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
1095 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
1096 Peter and the Farm Magn. $18,123 8 $3,844 1 11/4/16
1097 Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. $18,092 6 $4,798 3 12/9/16
1098 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1099 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
1100 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
1101 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,307,213,545----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,85252$135,60530-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,847,977----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,061,5991,468$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, #1501-1564


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC 9/10/14
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. 7/28/17
Whose Streets? Magn. 8/11/17
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory Abr. 8/18/17
Served Like a Girl ENTMP 8/25/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
School Life Magn. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Bobbi Jene Osci. 9/22/17
Take Every Wave: The Life of Liard Hamilton IFC 9/29/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
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