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, #1301-1314
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 753 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $39,819 20 $28,434 17 9/20/13
2 892 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $21,577 11 $19,537 11 12/7/12
3 392 Jig Screen Media $183,790 5 $70,432 5 6/17/11
4 502 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $111,205 21 $3,610 1 8/24/12
5 508 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $109,427 17 $17,317 5 7/25/08
6 1134 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 3 $6,627 3 8/24/07
7 1222 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
8 - The Secret Disco Revolution Screen Media n/a - n/a - 6/28/13
9 - Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde Screen Media n/a - n/a - 10/4/13
10 692 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $48,969 1 $6,207 1 4/20/07
11 324 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
12 61 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
13 206 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
14 231 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
15 355 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
16 384 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
17 389 Lost Boys of Sudan Shadow Dist. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
18 402 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $176,801 9 $8,435 3 9/7/05
19 406 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $172,225 7 $32,598 3 6/12/09
20 418 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $159,294 14 $29,917 7 3/7/08
21 537 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $98,548 6 $7,043 1 6/19/09
22 578 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $79,916 6 $4,095 1 7/13/05
23 600 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $71,471 10 $7,035 1 3/23/07
24 894 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
25 1020 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
26 1159 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
27 1045 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
28 841 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
29 653 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
30 308 Heavy Petting Skouras $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
31 499 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
32 921 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
33 965 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
34 133 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
35 428 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
36 623 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
37 752 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
38 1251 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
39 488 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
40 1080 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
41 1145 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
42 449 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Somford Entertainment $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
43 1035 East of Havana Sony BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
44 19 Winged Migration Sony Classics $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
45 39 Inside Job Sony Classics $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
46 41 The Fog of War Sony Classics $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
47 49 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
48 62 Crumb Sony Classics $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
49 75 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
50 79 Riding Giants Sony Classics $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
51 90 Every Little Step Sony Classics $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
52 93 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
53 94 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
54 97 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
55 106 Why We Fight Sony Classics $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
56 113 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
57 118 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
58 121 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
59 128 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
60 130 American Movie Sony Classics $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
61 151 Tyson Sony Classics $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
62 152 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
63 188 Red Army Sony Classics $649,000 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
64 189 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
65 191 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
66 232 Sketches of Frank Gehry Sony Classics $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
67 248 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
68 251 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary Sony Classics $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
69 264 The Devil and Daniel Johnston Sony Classics $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
70 277 West of Memphis Sony Classics $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
71 300 American Hardcore Sony Classics $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
72 315 Steep Sony Classics $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
73 349 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
74 351 Standard Operating Procedure Sony Classics $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
75 364 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
76 372 Soul Power Sony Classics $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
77 417 Merchants of Doubt Sony Classics $159,700 27 $20,300 4 3/6/15
78 424 One Day in September Sony Classics $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
79 511 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains Sony Classics $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
80 547 Martha and Ethel Sony Classics $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
81 617 For No Good Reason Sony Classics $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
82 651 The Salt of the Earth Sony Classics $57,000 4 $44,900 4 3/27/15
83 690 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spacey LTD $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
84 670 To Be Takei Starz Media $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
85 614 Happy Valley Stone Five Studios $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
86 358 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
87 373 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
88 602 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
89 637 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
90 677 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
91 710 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
92 745 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
93 776 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
94 802 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
95 844 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
96 890 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
97 901 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
98 1024 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
99 1094 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
100 116 Chasing Ice Submarine Deluxe $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,103,856,086----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$863,73746$129,05726-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$565,731,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,286,5901,568$8,879,1871,551-
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, #1301-1314


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
When the Iron Bird Flies AM 10/19/12
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
WARx2 WARX2 4/24/15
Misery Loves Comedy Trib. 4/24/15
I Am Big Bird Trib. 5/6/15
The Seven Five IFC 5/7/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD