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, #1401-1410
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1002 Holy Hell WRA $18,051 3 $9,238 3 5/27/16
1003 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
1004 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
1005 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
1006 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
1007 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
1008 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
1009 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
1010 Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream Men. $17,506 3 $12,065 3 4/20/16
1011 Germans & Jews FRun $17,380 1 $5,024 1 6/10/16
1012 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
1013 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
1014 Great Museum KL $17,048 1 n/a - 7/3/15
1015 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
1016 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
1017 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
1018 Who Took Johnny Rum. $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
1019 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
1020 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
1021 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
1022 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
1023 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
1024 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
1025 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
1026 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
1027 Levitated Mass FRun $16,086 3 $4,589 1 9/5/14
1028 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
1029 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
1030 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
1031 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
1032 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
1033 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
1034 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
1035 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
1036 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
1037 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
1038 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
1039 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
1040 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
1041 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
1042 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
1043 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
1044 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
1045 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
1046 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
1047 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
1048 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
1049 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
1050 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
1051 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
1052 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
1053 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
1054 A Space Program Zeit. $13,739 1 $10,247 1 3/18/16
1055 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
1056 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
1057 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
1058 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
1059 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
1060 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
1061 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
1062 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
1063 Sol LeWitt Icar. $13,146 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
1064 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
1065 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
1066 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
1067 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $12,959 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
1068 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
1069 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
1070 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
1071 Concerning Violence KL $12,680 2 n/a - 12/5/14
1072 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
1073 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
1074 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
1075 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
1076 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
1077 The Armor of Light FFS $12,267 26 n/a - 10/30/15
1078 Wa-shoku: Beyond Sushi UTMW $12,240 1 $5,582 1 4/10/15
1079 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
1080 Touch the Wall TTW $12,156 2 $6,200 2 11/28/14
1081 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
1082 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
1083 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
1084 Murder in the Park IFC $12,088 3 $1,310 1 6/26/15
1085 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
1086 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
1087 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
1088 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
1089 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
1090 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $11,861 3 $2,354 1 10/29/14
1091 Emptying the Skies MBox $11,811 2 $4,818 2 4/22/15
1092 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
1093 Blockade Icar. $11,750 1 $5,271 1 3/14/07
1094 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
1095 One Peace at a Time Mont. $11,698 2 $4,138 1 12/4/09
1096 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
1097 Angels in the Dust Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
1098 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $11,573 1 $2,964 1 6/4/08
1099 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
1100 East of Havana BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
1101 Ultrasuede Trib. $11,539 1 $3,968 1 1/20/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,228,701,741----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,80850$143,16430-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1401-1410


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Suicide Killers CityL 8/25/06
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Zero Days Magn. 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
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
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