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, #1301-1395
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 126 Air Racers 3D 3D Entertainment $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
2 406 Mondo New York 4th and Broadway $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
3 317 American Pimp 7th Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
4 462 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7th Art $148,292 5 $7,482 1 10/20/06
5 478 A Perfect Candidate 7th Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
6 528 Word Wars 7th Art $110,617 5 $7,559 1 5/28/04
7 599 Better Living Through Circuitry 7th Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
8 674 The Long Way Home 7th Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
9 725 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7th Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
10 982 Steal a Pencil for Me 7th Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
11 1005 Balseros 7th Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
12 1142 The Swenkas 7th Art $8,860 1 $2,790 1 11/9/05
13 1192 Speaking in Strings 7th Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
14 1199 The Aggressives 7th Art $6,533 1 $3,769 1 10/7/05
15 1225 Rock the Bells 7th Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
16 1273 Revolution OS 7th Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
17 1306 Workingman's Death 7th Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
18 1313 Oswald's Ghost 7th Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
19 187 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X Entertainment $741,557 221 $309,455 221 3/27/09
20 23 Amy A24 $8,413,144 435 $222,500 6 7/3/15
21 165 Particle Fever Abramorama $869,838 27 $53,901 4 3/5/14
22 202 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abramorama $667,911 27 $34,651 3 4/10/09
23 241 Pearl Jam Twenty Abramorama $471,334 60 $102,448 7 9/20/11
24 252 The Singing Revolution Abramorama $426,855 5 $2,475 1 12/7/07
25 334 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abramorama $267,965 24 $97,043 24 6/24/11
26 388 The House I Live In Abramorama $210,752 12 $16,453 2 10/5/12
27 414 An Honest Liar Abramorama $180,590 15 $13,821 2 3/6/15
28 473 Mistaken for Strangers Abramorama $138,991 9 $87,743 9 3/28/14
29 531 Best Worst Movie Abramorama $109,895 2 $5,503 1 4/23/10
30 547 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abramorama $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
31 579 Blindsight Abramorama $89,169 5 $5,279 1 3/5/08
32 640 Take Me to the River Abramorama $68,598 13 $25,588 12 9/12/14
33 652 Pandora's Promise Abramorama $66,680 16 $23,419 16 6/12/13
34 661 Trapped (2016) Abramorama $63,241 8 $17,626 3 3/4/16
35 691 Big Men Abramorama $56,286 3 $7,539 1 3/14/14
36 775 We Live in Public Abramorama $41,711 2 $7,325 1 8/28/09
37 796 Refusenik Abramorama $39,456 3 $3,604 2 4/11/08
38 806 Paul Williams Still Alive Abramorama $38,691 2 $6,116 1 6/8/12
39 853 Hats Off Abramorama $31,272 5 $6,570 1 3/28/08
40 1134 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abramorama $9,166 1 $4,352 1 2/27/09
41 1153 Downloaded Abramorama $8,377 2 $2,504 2 6/21/13
42 - Live from New York! Abramorama n/a 25 n/a 25 6/12/15
43 - The Zen of Bennett Abramorama n/a - n/a - 10/24/12
44 - Addicted to Fame Abramorama n/a - n/a - 11/30/12
45 908 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction Adopt Films $23,959 4 $6,330 2 9/13/13
46 1081 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliquot Films $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
47 167 Marlene Alive Films $852,676 6 $14,490 1 11/7/86
48 319 The Anonymous People Alive Mind Cinema $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
49 366 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress Alive Mind Cinema $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
50 590 Crazy Wisdom Alive Mind Cinema $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
51 721 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow Alive Mind Cinema $51,301 3 $7,272 1 8/10/11
52 915 Raw Faith Alive Mind Cinema $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
53 1048 When the Iron Bird Flies Alive Mind Cinema $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
54 1213 Sushi: The Global Catch Alive Mind Cinema $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
55 1348 A Good Day to Die Alive Mind Cinema $573 1 n/a - 11/4/11
56 612 Radiant City Alliance $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
57 1227 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha Releasing $5,194 1 $3,078 1 8/18/06
58 242 Last Days in Vietnam American Experience Films $466,114 25 $30,500 2 9/5/14
59 1183 Corman's World Anchor Bay Films $7,000 2 $7,000 2 12/16/11
60 881 Stations of the Elevated APD/Cinema Conservancy $28,516 1 $9,423 1 10/17/14
61 994 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/Cinema Conservancy $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
62 184 For All Mankind Apollo Associates $770,132 9 $33,777 6 11/1/89
63 396 Iraq in Fragments Arab Film Dist. $204,462 12 $24,435 7 11/8/06
64 1232 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab Film Dist. $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
65 1324 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab Film Dist. $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
66 1330 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab Film Dist. $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
67 1337 The Color of Olives Arab Film Dist. $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
68 511 The Undefeated (2011) Arc Entertainment $116,381 14 $65,132 10 7/15/11
69 277 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me Area23a $365,422 18 $86,741 10 10/24/14
70 459 Revenge of the Electric Car Area23a $150,886 11 $17,482 2 10/21/11
71 592 Wretches & Jabberers Area23a $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
72 615 To Catch a Dollar Area23a $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
73 772 Fixing the Future Area23a $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
74 808 Death by China Area23a $38,492 3 $5,701 1 8/17/12
75 841 Dislecksia: The Movie Area23a $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
76 921 Hellbound? Area23a $22,887 5 $3,938 4 9/21/12
77 1017 Out of the Clear Blue Sky Area23a $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
78 1051 Red Obsession Area23a $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
79 446 Billabong Odyssey Arenaplex $156,000 27 $54,000 27 11/7/03
80 479 Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argot Pictures $133,443 7 $19,206 3 4/22/15
81 577 Throw Down Your Heart Argot Pictures $89,521 4 $7,283 2 3/13/09
82 635 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argot Pictures $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
83 727 American Casino Argot Pictures $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
84 800 Expedition to the End of the World Argot Pictures $39,115 4 $6,635 1 8/20/14
85 826 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argot Pictures $34,754 6 $15,982 4 9/19/14
86 868 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argot Pictures $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
87 874 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argot Pictures $29,316 5 $2,506 1 5/13/11
88 940 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argot Pictures $21,242 1 $3,054 1 9/2/11
89 1068 China Blue Argot Pictures $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
90 1132 The City Dark Argot Pictures $9,269 2 $2,983 1 1/18/12
91 1149 The Institute Argot Pictures $8,445 4 $3,017 2 10/4/13
92 1198 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argot Pictures $6,601 2 $2,842 1 1/24/14
93 1258 High Tech, Low Life Argot Pictures $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
94 - Best Kept Secret Argot Pictures n/a - n/a - 9/6/13
95 878 Catwalk Arrow Releasing $28,672 3 $9,560 1 2/16/96
96 419 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure ArtAffects $177,729 27 $28,340 6 3/30/12
97 343 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arthouse Films $256,242 7 $17,466 1 7/21/10
98 403 Herb & Dorothy Arthouse Films $194,721 8 $9,242 2 6/5/09
99 410 Waste Land Arthouse Films $187,716 8 $9,806 1 10/29/10
100 713 Visual Acoustics Arthouse Films $52,467 5 $3,517 1 10/9/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,223,655,775----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$907,08450$144,68030-
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, #1301-1395


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Sunset Story Vita. 2/25/05
Unlocking the Cage FRun 5/25/16
Holy Hell WRA 5/27/16
As I AM: The Life and Times of DJ AM Abr. 5/27/16
Presenting Princess Shaw Magn. 5/27/16
The Witness FR 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