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, #1201-1250
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1169 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
2 1101 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
3 261 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
4 693 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
5 246 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
6 676 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
7 251 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
8 1081 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
9 82 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
10 127 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
11 278 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
12 216 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
13 90 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
14 1069 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
15 657 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
16 191 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
17 806 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
18 168 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
19 543 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
20 263 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
21 285 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
22 741 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
23 136 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
24 337 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
25 513 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
26 242 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
27 469 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
28 404 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
29 1097 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
30 983 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
31 407 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
32 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
33 119 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
34 301 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
35 762 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
36 1041 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
37 968 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
38 415 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
39 376 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
40 72 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
41 709 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
42 988 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
43 163 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
44 230 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
45 945 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
46 282 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
47 308 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
48 327 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
49 315 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
50 118 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
51 1037 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
52 394 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
53 341 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
54 1173 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
55 605 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
56 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
57 772 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
58 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
59 105 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
60 1152 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
61 991 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
62 515 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
63 213 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
64 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
65 998 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
66 66 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
67 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
68 458 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
69 437 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $133,058 9 $17,154 2 10/18/02
70 402 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
71 678 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $46,412 1 $4,117 1 11/8/02
72 281 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $292,470 4 $9,442 1 11/22/02
73 936 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
74 1054 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $8,077 2 $3,225 1 1/24/03
75 244 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $378,382 12 $9,216 1 1/24/03
76 173 Lost in La Mancha IFC $732,393 24 $63,303 8 1/31/03
77 303 Stone Reader Jet $260,523 7 $5,682 1 2/12/03
78 1201 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
79 234 Amandla! Art. $405,331 16 $14,181 1 2/19/03
80 1150 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
81 607 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $60,862 2 $7,359 1 3/28/03
82 497 Stevie Lions $103,401 13 $9,383 4 3/28/03
83 490 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $106,686 5 $8,981 1 4/2/03
84 885 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $20,073 1 $5,093 1 4/11/03
85 19 Winged Migration SPC $11,689,053 202 $33,128 1 4/18/03
86 752 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
87 30 Spellbound (2003) Think $5,728,581 117 $17,508 1 4/30/03
88 809 Beyond Vanilla Strand $27,396 1 $5,761 1 5/16/03
89 397 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
90 59 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $3,119,113 78 $65,154 3 5/30/03
91 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
92 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
93 921 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
94 49 Step Into Liquid Art. $3,681,803 91 $135,985 5 8/8/03
95 418 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
96 371 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
97 1157 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
98 199 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $578,241 15 $9,482 1 9/19/03
99 166 To Be and to Have NYer $777,129 14 $20,528 3 9/19/03
100 344 Bus 174 Think $217,201 5 $8,625 1 10/8/03
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,444,384----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$889,61847$132,26827-
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, #1201-1250


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15