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, #1301-1319
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 322 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First Look $257,315 18 $21,722 7 3/26/04
2 518 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First Look $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
3 875 Emmanuel's Gift First Look $23,728 6 $14,642 6 10/21/05
4 363 New York Doll First Independent Pictures $219,672 11 $17,583 5 10/28/05
5 591 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $76,173 5 $6,760 1 5/9/08
6 1012 I Trust You to Kill Me First Independent Pictures $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
7 764 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 Fine Line Media $38,933 8 $6,157 1 9/13/13
8 22 Hoop Dreams Fine Line $7,830,611 262 $18,396 3 10/14/94
9 196 The Filth and the Fury Fine Line $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
10 784 The Year of the Yao Fine Line $35,591 12 $27,823 12 4/15/05
11 696 The Internet's Own Boy FilmBuff/Participant Media $48,911 12 $21,705 12 6/27/14
12 846 Broadway Idiot FilmBuff $27,595 6 $5,514 1 10/11/13
13 601 Body of War Film Sales Company $71,716 5 $3,321 1 3/7/08
14 841 Hitler's Children Film Movement $28,663 3 $2,939 1 11/16/12
15 879 The Iran Job Film Movement $23,115 2 n/a - 6/7/13
16 1092 Only When I Dance Film Movement $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
17 1159 Papirosen Film Movement $5,658 1 n/a - 1/24/14
18 1240 Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
19 367 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $215,185 17 $41,346 12 10/10/08
20 923 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Facets $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
21 909 The Last Dispatch Fabrication Films $20,684 1 $16,848 1 7/29/05
22 618 Beyond the Gates (2004) Every Tribe $67,433 5 $36,412 5 11/5/04
23 218 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Entertainment One $518,342 38 $39,630 4 5/3/13
24 570 Watermark Entertainment One $84,464 16 $7,724 2 4/4/14
25 883 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life Entertainment One $22,740 3 $5,000 2 1/20/12
26 1115 A Walk to Beautiful Engel Entertainment $7,718 1 $7,718 1 2/8/08
27 282 The Panama Deception Empowerment Project $309,596 11 $6,563 1 7/31/92
28 538 Yves St. Laurent Empire $99,819 2 $15,385 1 1/7/04
29 1116 With All Deliberate Speed Empire $7,690 5 $4,920 5 5/14/04
30 313 This Old Cub Emerging Pictures $270,014 6 $31,252 6 3/26/04
31 454 Music from the Inside Out Emerging Pictures $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
32 1175 Home of the Brave (2004) Emerging Pictures $4,874 1 $3,185 1 10/1/04
33 1185 Cowboy del Amor Emerging Pictures $4,438 2 $4,438 2 2/10/06
34 1263 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emerging Pictures $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
35 308 Planet B-Boy Elephant Eye Films $273,870 14 $27,777 2 3/21/08
36 673 Billy the Kid Elephant Eye Films $52,823 3 $7,923 1 12/5/07
37 714 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story Dutchmen Films $45,874 1 $16,011 1 10/26/12
38 678 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie Drive-in Doc LLC $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
39 1058 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drift Releasing $10,524 1 $4,438 1 1/6/95
40 - Dressed Dressed n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
41 223 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
42 304 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $279,558 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
43 473 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
44 506 The Overnighters Drafthouse $110,763 23 $4,324 1 10/10/14
45 723 The Dog Drafthouse $44,581 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
46 845 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
47 1043 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
48 939 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
49 745 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
50 632 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
51 350 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
52 1102 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
53 821 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
54 327 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
55 263 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
56 480 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
57 - All You Need Is Love Dada Films n/a - n/a - 10/31/14
58 937 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
59 121 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
60 311 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
61 75 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
62 93 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
63 232 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
64 335 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
65 420 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
66 776 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
67 956 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
68 109 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $1,435,662 21 $18,885 1 10/10/14
69 1200 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
70 792 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
71 991 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
72 227 Deli Man Cohen Media Group $468,900 38 $37,321 15 2/27/15
73 423 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
74 699 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
75 748 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
76 967 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen Media Group $16,400 2 $7,130 2 12/10/14
77 388 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
78 960 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
79 481 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
80 891 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
81 948 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
82 1174 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
83 1070 The Mind of Mark DeFriest City Drive Films $10,021 6 n/a - 3/6/15
84 545 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
85 1014 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
86 472 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
87 479 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
88 676 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
89 1077 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
90 1138 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
91 1153 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
92 229 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
93 347 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
94 385 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
95 562 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
96 578 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
97 628 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
98 826 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
99 860 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
100 890 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,109,997,825----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$865,15848$132,27528-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$570,446,794----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,164,1331,589$8,601,5751,581-
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, #1301-1319


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH 11/15/06
Emptying the Skies MBox 4/22/15
Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll Argo. 4/22/15
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
The Wolfpack Magn. 6/12/15
Batkid Begins WB 6/26/15
Cartel Land Orch. 7/3/15
Do I Sound Gay? IFC 7/10/15
Nowitzki Magn. 7/10/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise Rela. 9/30/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD