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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1301 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
1300 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 3 $2,647 3 12/9/11
1299 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
1298 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
1297 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
1296 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
1295 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
1294 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
1293 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
1292 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
1291 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
1290 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
1289 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
1288 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
1287 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
1286 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
1285 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
1284 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
1283 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Glds. $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
1282 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
1281 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
1280 The Hacker Wars Vita. $3,470 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
1279 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
1278 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
1277 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
1276 Evolution of a Criminal TFC $3,568 1 n/a - 10/10/14
1275 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
1274 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
1273 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
1272 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
1271 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
1270 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
1269 The Dying of the Light FRun $3,686 2 $996 1 4/7/16
1268 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
1267 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
1266 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
1265 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
1264 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
1263 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
1262 The Other Side FM $3,947 1 $1,246 1 5/20/16
1261 Yangsi KL $4,008 1 n/a - 12/7/12
1260 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
1259 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
1258 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
1257 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
1256 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $4,291 1 $2,718 1 3/2/12
1255 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
1254 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
1253 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
1252 Sacred Stage FRun $4,410 1 $3,724 1 10/7/05
1251 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
1250 Farewell, Herr Schwarz KL $4,445 2 n/a - 1/9/15
1249 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $4,560 1 $2,590 1 9/12/14
1248 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
1247 Seeds of Time KL $4,630 2 n/a - 5/22/15
1246 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $4,658 1 $2,706 1 3/12/04
1245 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
1244 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
1243 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun $4,706 1 $2,560 1 1/23/15
1242 Street Fight Frnt. $4,779 2 $3,888 2 2/22/06
1241 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
1240 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
1239 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
1238 Everything's Cool CityL $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
1237 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
1236 Herman's House FRun $4,956 2 $3,552 1 4/19/13
1235 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
1234 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
1233 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
1232 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $5,194 1 $3,078 1 8/18/06
1231 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
1230 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
1229 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
1228 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
1227 Flex is Kings BBFR $5,418 1 $3,152 1 4/4/14
1226 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $5,532 1 $2,793 1 9/11/09
1225 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
1224 Our Man in Tehran FRun $5,573 3 $1,640 1 5/15/15
1223 Elevate Vari. $5,580 2 $3,547 1 10/21/11
1222 Papirosen FM $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
1221 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
1220 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
1219 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $5,724 1 $2,628 1 4/16/04
1218 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
1217 Top Spin FRun $5,858 4 $2,177 1 8/21/15
1216 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
1215 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
1214 Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. $6,049 3 $4,814 3 5/27/16
1213 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
1212 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
1211 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
1210 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
1209 The Red Chapel Lorb. $6,196 2 $2,459 1 12/29/10
1208 Talent Has Hunger FRun $6,418 1 $3,709 1 3/11/16
1207 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $6,458 1 $3,238 1 10/21/05
1206 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
1205 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
1204 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
1203 The Aggressives 7Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
1202 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,224,627,605----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$904,45250$144,15730-
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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Great Directors Pala. 7/2/10
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD