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, #1201-1291
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
1003 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
1004 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
1005 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
1006 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
1007 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
1008 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
1009 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
1010 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
1011 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
1012 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
1013 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
1014 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
1015 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
1016 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
1017 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
1018 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
1019 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
1020 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $11,538 3 $2,501 1 5/21/10
1021 Sputnik Mania Bal. $11,441 1 $6,223 1 3/14/08
1022 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
1023 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
1024 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $11,396 1 $2,740 1 1/12/07
1025 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
1026 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $11,233 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
1027 The Last Party Trit $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
1028 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
1029 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
1030 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $10,935 6 $6,911 6 9/30/11
1031 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
1032 American Meat LB $10,650 1 $7,659 1 4/12/13
1033 Caucus BFOA $10,645 2 n/a - 10/25/13
1034 Jupiter's Wife AL $10,622 1 $3,673 1 8/18/95
1035 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
1036 China Heavyweight Zeit. $10,550 4 $3,792 1 7/6/12
1037 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
1038 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $10,501 1 $2,579 1 1/8/10
1039 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $10,440 1 $3,465 1 7/14/04
1040 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $10,403 1 $2,754 1 2/24/06
1041 Elemental TFC $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
1042 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $10,347 2 $5,451 2 12/13/13
1043 So Goes the Nation IFC $10,337 4 $2,622 4 10/4/06
1044 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
1045 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
1046 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
1047 The Informant MBox $10,068 4 $2,947 2 9/13/13
1048 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
1049 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
1050 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
1051 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
1052 Something to Cheer About Truly $9,777 9 $6,410 9 4/27/07
1053 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
1054 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers CP $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
1055 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
1056 The Unknown Soldier FRun $9,602 1 $3,545 1 9/7/07
1057 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $9,395 1 $3,845 1 1/21/05
1058 The City Dark Argo. $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
1059 Crossing the Line Kino $9,258 2 $2,605 1 8/10/07
1060 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
1061 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
1062 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
1063 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
1064 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
1065 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
1066 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $8,939 1 $3,815 1 10/19/07
1067 The Swenkas 7Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
1068 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
1069 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
1070 Man on a Mission FRun $8,688 5 $3,430 4 1/13/12
1071 Without the King FRun $8,663 1 $4,237 1 4/25/08
1072 Salvador Allende Icar. $8,454 1 n/a - 9/5/07
1073 The Institute Argo. $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
1074 Red Hollywood CGld $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
1075 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
1076 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
1077 Downloaded Abr. $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
1078 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
1079 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
1080 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
1081 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $8,093 2 $2,590 1 5/16/14
1082 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
1083 Eleven Minutes Reg. $7,986 4 $3,670 4 2/20/09
1084 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
1085 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
1086 Resident Alien Grey $7,867 - n/a - 10/18/91
1087 Photographic Memory FRun $7,822 2 $3,006 2 10/12/12
1088 Faith Connections KL $7,772 2 n/a - 9/12/14
1089 Kill Your Idols Palm $7,753 2 $3,274 1 7/7/06
1090 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
1091 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
1092 Last Days Here IFC $7,643 1 $2,671 1 3/2/12
1093 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
1094 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
1095 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
1096 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
1097 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
1098 I Am Ali Focus $7,205 11 $4,178 11 10/10/14
1099 Actress (2014) CGld $7,170 1 $4,880 1 11/7/14
1100 Saint of 9/11 IFC $7,137 1 $3,680 1 9/6/06
1101 Quantum Hoops GFor. $7,075 1 $4,216 1 11/2/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,730,709----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,98947$130,98927-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$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, #1201-1291


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15