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, #1601-1639
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
801 The Lottery Vari. $54,543 3 $16,435 1 6/11/10
802 The Search for General Tso IFC $54,275 13 $9,336 2 1/2/15
803 Le Joli Mai Icar. $54,168 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
804 Surviving Progress FRun $53,953 6 $4,161 2 4/6/12
805 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $53,819 1 $8,143 1 3/31/95
806 The Other F Word Osci. $53,714 6 $15,792 2 11/4/11
807 Big Sonia Argo. $53,569 3 $4,398 1 11/17/17
808 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $53,471 3 $4,424 2 2/24/06
809 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
810 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $52,986 6 $2,915 3 2/10/12
811 Billy the Kid Elep. $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
812 To Be Takei SM $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
813 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $52,768 4 $40,952 4 9/21/12
814 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $52,681 4 $5,791 2 6/1/11
815 The Last Man on the Moon Grav. $52,482 14 $30,880 13 2/26/16
816 Cropsey CP $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
817 Visual Acoustics Arth. $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
818 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
819 My Journey Through French Cinema Cohen $52,214 4 $10,636 3 6/23/17
820 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $52,166 3 $9,259 3 4/25/08
821 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
822 Screamers (2006) Maya $52,034 4 $23,609 4 12/8/06
823 Hiding and Seeking FRun $51,936 2 $6,423 1 2/6/04
824 Burma VJ Osci. $51,672 3 $5,554 1 5/20/09
825 Tickling Giants Sarkasmos $51,499 17 $8,159 1 3/17/17
826 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
827 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
828 God Loves Uganda Vari. $51,229 5 $7,300 1 10/11/13
829 The Unknowns Gathr $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
830 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $50,804 14 $20,355 14 6/27/08
831 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
832 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
833 Keep Quiet KL $50,451 3 $6,500 1 2/17/17
834 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
835 The Paris Opera FM $49,927 9 $7,709 4 10/18/17
836 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $49,919 1 $25,460 1 7/27/07
837 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
838 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
839 Orgasm Inc. FRun $49,001 3 $8,773 2 2/11/11
840 Alice Neel SeeT $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
841 The Internet's Own Boy FB/Part. $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
842 The Seven Five IFC $48,869 5 $14,785 2 5/8/15
843 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $48,752 3 $7,100 1 6/27/07
844 American Mustang Vita. $48,700 3 $7,906 1 1/17/14
845 Mademoiselle C Cohen $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
846 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
847 Saving Banksy PDF $47,965 6 $1,317 1 1/13/17
848 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
849 GMO OMG SD $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
850 Step Up to the Plate CGld $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
851 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $47,211 2 $6,769 1 8/12/05
852 Collapse Vita. $46,964 5 $7,800 1 11/6/09
853 Twenty Two CL $46,796 11 $22,222 11 9/8/17
854 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
855 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
856 The Woodmans Lorb. $46,623 3 $5,874 1 1/19/11
857 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
858 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $46,380 4 $6,510 1 11/17/10
859 The Hip Hop Project Think $46,208 42 $32,520 42 5/11/07
860 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
861 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
862 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
863 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
864 We Are X Drft. $45,270 12 $7,526 1 10/21/16
865 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $45,255 8 $5,066 1 5/16/14
866 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $45,254 5 $30,710 1 7/18/14
867 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
868 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 50 $45,000 50 3/8/13
869 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $44,883 6 $4,721 1 1/20/12
870 Pressure Cooker BevP $44,803 2 $8,151 1 5/27/09
871 The Dog Drft. $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
872 Moving the Mountain Oct. $44,536 3 $3,199 1 4/26/95
873 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $44,435 2 $6,820 1 8/31/05
874 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
875 Danny Says Magn. $44,213 16 $11,244 16 9/30/16
876 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
877 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $43,942 5 $4,330 1 9/14/11
878 Love Etc. Pala. $43,593 2 $8,781 2 7/1/11
879 OC87 FKF $43,583 6 $5,733 1 5/25/12
880 If You Build It Long Shot $43,393 5 $4,949 1 1/10/14
881 Next Goal Wins KE $43,089 10 $2,568 5 4/25/14
882 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
883 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $42,423 6 $8,899 3 5/4/12
884 Fixing the Future A23 $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
885 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
886 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
887 We Live in Public Abr. $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
888 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
889 A State of Mind Kino $41,468 5 $5,515 1 8/10/05
890 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
891 Nowitzki Magn. $41,340 4 $20,049 4 7/10/15
892 The Betrayal CGld $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
893 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
894 Karl Marx City B360 $41,072 4 n/a - 3/29/17
895 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
896 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $40,919 10 $16,522 10 8/13/04
897 Moving Midway FRun $40,864 4 $6,539 2 9/12/08
898 Hell and Back Again DF $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
899 Tying the Knot IDP $40,576 8 $24,517 8 10/1/04
900 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,326,663,147----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$839,66053$130,00029-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$695,286,137----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$21,069,2771,403$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, #1601-1639


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires & Ballot Bandits CLS 9/23/16
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
The Final Year Magn. 1/19/18
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Focus 6/8/18
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
Whitney: Can I Be Me N/A TBD