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, #1301-1343
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1079 Elemental The Film Collaborative $10,358 3 n/a 1 5/17/13
2 1157 Before You Know It The Film Collaborative $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
3 1227 Evolution of a Criminal The Film Collaborative $3,568 1 n/a - 10/10/14
4 465 The Other Dream Team The Film Arcade $135,228 14 $19,821 2 9/28/12
5 507 Spinning Plates The Film Arcade $112,449 6 $20,717 3 10/25/13
6 1156 Operation Homecoming The Documentary Group $6,795 1 $4,516 1 2/9/07
7 1137 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber The Disinformation Co. $7,451 1 $3,609 1 6/2/06
8 378 A Man Named Pearl Tentmakers Entertainment $208,392 9 $8,378 3 8/31/07
9 409 Bush's Brain Tartan $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
10 610 Freedom on My Mind Tara Releasing $71,176 1 $4,272 1 6/22/94
11 680 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara Releasing $53,319 2 $9,571 1 4/29/94
12 1084 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara Releasing $10,171 1 $7,120 1 5/5/95
13 119 Chasing Ice Submarine Deluxe $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
14 293 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Submarine Deluxe $304,052 15 $22,963 1 10/21/11
15 559 Pump Submarine Deluxe $89,787 10 $42,200 3 9/19/14
16 712 GMO OMG Submarine Deluxe $47,558 9 $15,100 1 9/13/13
17 883 Dear Mr. Watterson Submarine Deluxe $23,899 9 $6,199 5 11/15/13
18 962 Casting By Submarine Deluxe $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
19 1072 Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D Submarine Deluxe $10,600 5 n/a - 12/19/14
20 1150 Love, Marilyn Submarine Deluxe $6,950 1 $4,000 1 11/30/12
21 1212 Weekend of a Champion Submarine Deluxe $4,100 2 $4,100 2 11/22/13
22 1240 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show Submarine Deluxe $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
23 367 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
24 382 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
25 611 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $70,685 3 $9,161 1 6/9/06
26 650 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
27 690 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
28 722 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $46,109 10 $20,628 10 7/13/12
29 759 My Flesh and Blood Strand $40,573 7 $18,763 7 11/28/03
30 791 Paper Dolls Strand $36,577 3 $7,870 3 9/6/06
31 816 Of Time and the City Strand $32,677 2 $5,595 1 1/21/09
32 858 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
33 905 The Arbor Strand $21,620 3 $2,638 1 4/27/11
34 916 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
35 1044 Picture Me Strand $12,008 1 $6,718 1 9/17/10
36 1118 Dreams of a Life Strand $8,405 1 $3,085 1 8/3/12
37 624 Happy Valley Stone Five Studios $67,665 7 $27,122 7 3/28/08
38 683 To Be Takei Starz Media $52,823 22 $22,846 22 8/22/14
39 703 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spacey LTD $49,591 3 $21,500 3 5/2/14
40 20 Winged Migration Sony Classics $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
41 41 Inside Job Sony Classics $4,312,735 250 $39,649 2 10/8/10
42 43 The Fog of War Sony Classics $4,198,566 261 $41,449 3 12/19/03
43 51 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $3,696,196 157 $27,459 3 7/27/12
44 64 Crumb Sony Classics $3,041,083 56 $19,859 1 4/21/95
45 77 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $2,415,727 131 $61,552 3 2/1/13
46 81 Riding Giants Sony Classics $2,276,368 64 $134,400 26 7/9/04
47 92 Every Little Step Sony Classics $1,725,141 70 $68,504 8 4/17/09
48 95 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $1,678,874 74 $45,138 8 6/28/06
49 96 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $1,671,377 129 $49,777 4 1/31/14
50 99 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $1,610,163 75 $92,679 7 8/14/09
51 109 Why We Fight Sony Classics $1,439,972 64 $53,571 6 1/20/06
52 115 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
53 116 The Salt of the Earth Sony Classics $1,341,293 80 $44,900 4 3/27/15
54 121 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $1,310,200 31 $26,697 4 2/23/96
55 124 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
56 131 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $1,200,326 54 $111,982 4 7/8/11
57 134 American Movie Sony Classics $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
58 156 Tyson Sony Classics $887,918 56 $85,046 11 4/24/09
59 157 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
60 188 Red Army Sony Classics $694,600 84 $20,100 3 1/23/15
61 194 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $647,280 61 $36,018 3 3/21/14
62 196 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $638,476 141 $118,294 18 4/22/11
63 240 Sketches of Frank Gehry Sony Classics $439,309 21 $17,239 2 5/12/06
64 257 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $383,294 77 $28,992 5 11/8/13
65 260 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary Sony Classics $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
66 273 The Devil and Daniel Johnston Sony Classics $334,450 17 $23,192 5 3/31/06
67 286 West of Memphis Sony Classics $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
68 310 American Hardcore Sony Classics $279,665 19 $18,102 1 9/22/06
69 325 Steep Sony Classics $260,586 23 $21,189 17 12/21/07
70 358 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $231,574 20 $26,290 8 10/5/07
71 360 Standard Operating Procedure Sony Classics $229,117 21 $14,108 2 4/25/08
72 373 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
73 381 Soul Power Sony Classics $207,121 23 $23,893 6 7/10/09
74 395 Merchants of Doubt Sony Classics $192,400 30 $20,300 4 3/6/15
75 402 Lambert & Stamp Sony Classics $183,274 31 $13,500 3 4/3/15
76 433 One Day in September Sony Classics $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
77 520 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains Sony Classics $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
78 555 Martha and Ethel Sony Classics $91,874 6 $7,622 2 2/3/95
79 627 For No Good Reason Sony Classics $67,421 21 $4,516 2 4/25/14
80 1056 East of Havana Sony BMG $11,550 1 $4,800 1 2/2/07
81 458 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Somford Entertainment $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
82 1169 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
83 497 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
84 1103 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 3 $9,100 3 10/5/12
85 1276 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
86 137 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $1,121,744 43 $25,535 5 11/24/04
87 437 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $155,056 23 $45,589 23 4/11/08
88 635 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
89 766 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $39,975 8 $15,602 8 3/17/06
90 983 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
91 936 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $20,055 1 $16,075 1 1/11/06
92 508 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $112,313 5 $5,513 1 10/23/09
93 318 Heavy Petting Skouras $272,371 11 $69,007 10 9/22/89
94 666 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
95 855 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
96 1066 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
97 63 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $3,058,527 67 $36,731 5 2/9/05
98 212 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
99 239 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
100 364 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,132,967,215----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$869,50748$130,45928-
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, #1301-1343


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. 11/17/06
A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 7/31/15
Best of Enemies Magn. 7/31/15
WARx2 WARX2 8/14/15
He Named Me Malala FoxS 10/2/15
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD