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, #1401-1456
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 Fixing the Future A23 $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
802 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
803 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
804 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
805 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
806 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
807 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
808 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
809 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
810 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
811 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
812 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
813 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
814 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
815 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
816 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
817 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $40,492 3 $3,710 1 4/11/08
818 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
819 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
820 Teenage Osci. $40,169 4 $8,000 1 3/14/14
821 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
822 Rape of the Soul Slow $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
823 The Short Game Gold. $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
824 Khodorkovsky KL $39,522 2 $6,110 1 11/30/11
825 Refusenik Abr. $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
826 Power Trip AL $39,359 3 $3,423 2 12/10/03
827 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
828 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $39,192 5 $9,202 5 6/26/13
829 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
830 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
831 Tell Them Who You Are Think $39,075 4 $4,060 1 5/13/05
832 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
833 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $38,925 3 $5,160 1 3/2/07
834 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
835 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
836 Cameraperson Jan. $38,674 3 $12,760 1 9/9/16
837 Catching the Sun TFC $38,613 14 n/a - 4/1/16
838 Rising From Ashes FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
839 Death by China A23 $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
840 Oh My God? Mitro. $38,244 7 $8,263 3 11/13/09
841 Germans & Jews FRun $38,100 2 $5,024 1 6/10/16
842 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
843 Girlhood Wells $37,977 3 $4,845 2 10/29/03
844 Wagner & Me FRun $37,745 4 $4,891 2 12/7/12
845 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $37,731 4 $9,283 1 2/1/13
846 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
847 Grey Gardens (2015 re-release) Jan. $36,923 1 $13,845 1 3/6/15
848 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
849 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
850 Been Rich All My Life FRun $36,406 3 $8,252 1 7/21/06
851 Mansome Pala. $36,280 20 $18,395 20 5/18/12
852 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $35,671 2 $5,754 1 10/19/11
853 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $35,647 5 $3,700 1 6/14/13
854 The Year of the Yao FL $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
855 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $35,397 1 $6,742 1 7/27/06
856 Our City Dreams FRun $34,972 3 $4,056 1 2/6/09
857 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
858 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
859 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $34,665 6 $8,203 3 4/6/12
860 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $34,577 5 $6,719 1 10/26/12
861 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $34,402 2 $14,321 2 2/9/96
862 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
863 Hit So Hard Vari. $34,025 4 $6,500 1 4/13/12
864 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $34,023 3 $4,644 1 9/9/11
865 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $34,005 6 $4,691 4 4/5/13
866 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 1 $34,000 1 7/20/07
867 My Country, My Country Zeit. $33,620 4 $3,546 1 8/4/06
868 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
869 Making the Boys FRun $33,443 3 $7,513 1 3/11/11
870 Sisters in Law WMM $33,312 2 $4,895 1 4/12/06
871 Running From Crazy Vita. $33,300 5 $6,822 1 11/1/13
872 American Teacher FRun $33,144 2 $6,036 2 9/30/11
873 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
874 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
875 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
876 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
877 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
878 Living in Emergency Truly $32,208 7 $21,905 7 6/4/10
879 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $32,203 3 $2,778 1 1/26/07
880 District of Corruption RM $31,954 3 $25,086 3 10/26/12
881 Reel Paradise Wells $31,918 6 $3,100 1 8/17/05
882 At Berkeley Zipp. $31,736 6 $5,069 2 11/8/13
883 Whores' Glory KL $31,420 3 $5,358 3 4/27/12
884 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $31,313 5 $3,936 5 6/7/13
885 Hats Off Abr. $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
886 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $31,135 5 $5,457 2 5/13/11
887 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
888 GasLand WOW $30,846 2 $2,641 1 9/15/10
889 Meet the Fokkens KL $30,810 1 $7,628 1 8/8/12
890 Documented DefA $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
891 Fighting for Life Truly $30,606 2 $3,423 1 3/7/08
892 These Birds Walk Osci. $30,408 2 $5,454 1 11/1/13
893 The Take Icar. $30,380 1 $8,625 1 9/22/04
894 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
895 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
896 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
897 The Windmill Movie FDesk $30,050 4 $3,832 1 6/17/09
898 Manakamana CGld $30,029 4 $3,635 1 4/18/14
899 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $29,976 9 $5,075 4 5/23/07
900 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,256,870,902----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,66451$140,67230-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,401,212----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,816,0481,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1401-1456


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Grow a Band ICir 4/13/12
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
Harry & Snowman FR 9/30/16
Do Not Resist Vanish 9/30/16
Clinton, Inc. Free 9/30/16
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Experience Imax 10/7/16
Maya Angelou and Still I Rise ArcEnt 10/14/16
Shadow World TriCoast 10/14/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
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