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, #1301-1353
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 59 Catfish Rogue Pictures $3,237,343 143 $257,285 12 9/17/10
2 82 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
3 103 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $1,577,480 16 $4,632 1 8/19/88
4 193 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
5 264 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
6 293 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
7 556 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
8 1143 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $7,506 3 $3,792 3 9/29/06
9 971 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
10 982 Who Took Johnny Rumur Releasing $16,595 2 $7,666 1 4/24/15
11 542 Korengal Saboteur Media $101,310 11 $14,630 1 5/30/14
12 931 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $20,389 3 $6,059 1 7/23/04
13 870 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $26,859 1 $5,034 1 11/24/06
14 1005 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
15 117 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $1,332,110 15 $26,812 2 9/24/93
16 145 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $1,017,579 27 $63,700 3 9/21/12
17 150 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
18 191 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $686,152 30 $35,563 3 6/9/95
19 208 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $597,564 16 $8,635 1 7/16/93
20 413 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $176,979 12 $44,114 7 3/21/14
21 416 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $174,197 9 $28,050 5 6/21/13
22 442 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $153,148 18 $33,142 7 3/13/09
23 523 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $109,057 6 $28,125 3 6/27/08
24 529 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $106,771 12 $17,857 2 6/13/14
25 576 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $87,727 13 $35,292 13 4/29/11
26 603 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $76,398 5 $13,998 2 3/28/12
27 774 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
28 913 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
29 402 Jig Screen Media $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
30 514 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
31 521 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
32 1166 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
33 1255 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
34 - The Secret Disco Revolution Screen Media n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
35 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Screen Media n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
36 711 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
37 336 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
38 63 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
39 215 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
40 241 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
41 366 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
42 394 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
43 400 Lost Boys of Sudan Shadow Dist. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
44 414 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
45 418 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
46 429 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
47 552 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
48 595 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
49 617 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
50 915 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
51 1045 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
52 1190 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
53 1072 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
54 861 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
55 672 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
56 320 Heavy Petting Skouras $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
57 510 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
58 942 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
59 989 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
60 137 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
61 439 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
62 642 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
63 773 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
64 1285 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
65 499 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
66 1109 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
67 1176 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
68 460 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Somford Entertainment $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
69 1062 East of Havana Sony BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
70 20 Winged Migration Sony Classics $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
71 41 Inside Job Sony Classics $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
72 43 The Fog of War Sony Classics $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
73 51 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
74 64 Crumb Sony Classics $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
75 77 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
76 81 Riding Giants Sony Classics $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
77 92 Every Little Step Sony Classics $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
78 95 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
79 96 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
80 99 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
81 109 Why We Fight Sony Classics $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
82 115 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
83 116 The Salt of the Earth Sony Classics $1,342,778 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
84 121 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
85 124 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
86 132 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
87 134 American Movie Sony Classics $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
88 156 Tyson Sony Classics $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
89 157 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
90 189 Red Army Sony Classics $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
91 197 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
92 199 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
93 242 Sketches of Frank Gehry Sony Classics $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
94 259 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
95 262 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary Sony Classics $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
96 275 The Devil and Daniel Johnston Sony Classics $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
97 288 West of Memphis Sony Classics $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
98 312 American Hardcore Sony Classics $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
99 327 Steep Sony Classics $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
100 360 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,137,363,022----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$866,89348$129,73428-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$582,164,116----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,722,1011,589$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, #1301-1353


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun 9/16/05
A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Cdgm. 9/25/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
In My Father's House OIH 10/9/15
Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words Rialto 11/13/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD
WARx2 WARX2 TBD