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, #1601-1612
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
1003 Unlocking the Cage FRun $27,284 3 $3,708 1 5/25/16
1004 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
1005 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
1006 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
1007 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
1008 Rat Film CGld $26,896 4 $7,793 2 9/15/17
1009 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
1010 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
1011 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
1012 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
1013 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
1014 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
1015 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
1016 Through the Fire CLS $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
1017 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
1018 Kate Plays Christine Ghop $25,564 3 $6,175 1 8/26/16
1019 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
1020 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
1021 Disturbing the Peace Abr. $25,287 2 $10,907 2 11/11/16
1022 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
1023 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
1024 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
1025 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
1026 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
1027 Dina Orch. $24,168 4 $6,015 1 10/6/17
1028 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
1029 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
1030 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
1031 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
1032 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
1033 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
1034 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
1035 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
1036 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
1037 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
1038 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
1039 30 Years of Garbage: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Indic. $23,538 2 $5,030 2 8/11/17
1040 Gridiron Heroes Indic. $23,487 5 n/a 5 4/15/16
1041 Bronx Gothic Ghop $23,457 3 $4,696 1 7/14/17
1042 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police CLS $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
1043 Finding Oscar FR $23,116 16 $2,365 1 4/14/17
1044 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
1045 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
1046 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
1047 My Scientology Movie Magn. $22,936 6 $11,180 2 3/10/17
1048 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
1049 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
1050 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
1051 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
1052 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
1053 Be Here Now: The Andy Whitfield Story TUG $22,424 11 $13,577 11 4/8/16
1054 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
1055 Generation Startup Long Shot $22,271 1 $5,756 1 9/23/16
1056 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
1057 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
1058 Giuliani Time CLS $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
1059 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
1060 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
1061 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
1062 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
1063 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
1064 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
1065 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
1066 Three of Hearts Think $21,429 1 $4,482 1 10/19/05
1067 The Decent One KL $21,327 2 n/a - 10/1/14
1068 Trophy Orch. $21,251 21 $3,522 1 9/8/17
1069 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
1070 Girl Model FRun $21,154 5 $4,898 1 9/5/12
1071 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $21,152 6 $4,694 2 7/31/09
1072 God Knows Where I Am B360 $21,135 6 n/a - 3/31/17
1073 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
1074 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
1075 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
1076 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $20,709 2 $8,756 1 11/8/13
1077 Voices in Wartime CLS $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
1078 The Great Flood Icar. $20,694 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
1079 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
1080 Meeting Resistance ICir $20,616 2 $7,712 2 10/19/07
1081 Our Nixon Cdgm. $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
1082 Walt & El Grupo BV $20,521 4 $6,059 3 9/9/09
1083 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
1084 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
1085 The Highest Pass CLS $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
1086 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
1087 If I Die Tonight Indic. $20,214 2 $9,646 2 7/31/09
1088 Zizek! Zeit. $20,177 1 $7,062 1 11/18/05
1089 Shoah IFC $20,175 1 $2,874 1 12/10/10
1090 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
1091 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $20,157 1 $4,347 1 7/4/07
1092 How to Grow a Band ICir $20,135 2 $5,705 1 4/13/12
1093 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
1094 The Past is a Grotesque Animal Osci. $20,056 10 n/a - 6/16/14
1095 State of Fear Skyl. $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
1096 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $20,018 1 $5,546 1 4/18/08
1097 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
1098 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
1099 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
1100 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
1101 Misery Loves Comedy Trib. $19,634 8 $5,300 1 4/24/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,319,048,583----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$847,71852$131,79529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$694,567,530----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,705,2351,424$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, #1601-1612


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Ambassador Drft. 8/29/12
Aida's Secrets MBox 10/20/17
The Work Orch. 10/20/17
Dealt IFC 10/20/17
Jane (2017) Abr. 10/20/17
Dream Boat Strand 11/3/17
11/8/16 Orch. 11/3/17
Big Sonia Argo. 11/17/17
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