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, #1301-1332
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
802 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
803 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
804 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
805 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
806 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
807 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
808 Lambert & Stamp SPC $33,000 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
809 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
810 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
811 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
812 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
813 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
814 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
815 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
816 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
817 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
818 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
819 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
820 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
821 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
822 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
823 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
824 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
825 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
826 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
827 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
828 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
829 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
830 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
831 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
832 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
833 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
834 Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World Icar. $30,001 10 $8,249 5 5/15/15
835 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
836 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
837 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
838 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $29,710 2 $7,235 2 1/13/06
839 Romantico Kino $29,460 5 $2,808 1 11/1/06
840 Cousin Jules CGld $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
841 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
842 You've Been Trumped ICir $29,273 5 $4,497 1 8/3/12
843 Naked Fame Reg. $29,220 2 $2,837 1 2/18/05
844 Fire in the Blood ICir $28,994 4 $4,856 1 9/6/13
845 Catwalk Arro. $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
846 Hitler's Children FM $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
847 Garbo: The Spy FRun $28,563 2 $5,593 1 11/18/11
848 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
849 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
850 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
851 Broadway Idiot FB $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
852 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
853 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $27,344 1 $7,520 1 2/1/06
854 Jane's Journey FRun $27,253 3 $6,193 1 9/16/11
855 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $27,182 2 $17,112 2 2/17/94
856 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $27,052 1 $7,685 1 3/27/09
857 The Garden Osci. $26,931 4 $4,114 1 4/24/09
858 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
859 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
860 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
861 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $26,608 4 $2,721 3 6/1/12
862 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $26,073 3 $4,046 1 3/25/05
863 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
864 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
865 Through the Fire Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
866 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $25,489 3 $3,981 1 7/16/10
867 Lake of Fire Think $25,317 9 $2,559 1 10/3/07
868 Gotta Dance Mitro. $25,108 4 $8,576 1 7/31/09
869 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $24,729 4 $5,944 1 10/4/06
870 Eat This New York Org. $24,640 2 $5,847 2 1/30/04
871 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $24,630 3 $8,406 1 9/10/14
872 Otter 501 Pala. $24,449 4 $5,444 3 5/11/12
873 Radio Unnameable KL $24,090 2 $5,833 1 9/19/12
874 American Storytellers Indic. $24,082 1 $2,974 1 11/7/03
875 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
876 Shut Up Little Man Trib. $23,901 8 n/a - 8/26/11
877 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
878 Happy Valley (2014) MBox $23,868 4 $9,047 4 11/21/14
879 Forever Icar. $23,828 1 $5,202 1 9/12/07
880 Emmanuel's Gift First $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
881 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $23,701 2 $5,530 1 1/18/13
882 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
883 Lost Bohemia Long Shot $23,584 2 n/a - 5/20/11
884 Can't Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police Libre $23,262 5 $5,656 2 3/20/15
885 The Iran Job FM $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
886 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
887 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
888 Hellbound? A23 $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
889 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
890 The Revisionaries KL $22,664 5 $2,608 1 10/5/12
891 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
892 Incendiary Truly $22,457 3 $7,308 1 9/23/11
893 F**k Think $22,359 5 $5,299 2 11/10/06
894 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $22,080 2 $7,035 1 12/10/10
895 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
896 Giuliani Time Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
897 The Matador (2008) CityL $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
898 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $21,697 4 $5,712 4 3/2/12
899 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
900 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,124,368,387----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$868,23847$131,01028-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$581,818,742----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,705,6541,589$8,592,4321,581-
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, #1301-1332


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Desert Bayou Libre 10/5/07
WARx2 WARX2 6/12/15
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Live from New York! TUG 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Murder in the Park IFC 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Amy A24 7/10/15
Bonobos: Back to the Wild Hann. 7/17/15
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD