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, #1201-1269
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 464 Fidel FRun $121,304 2 $19,320 2 10/18/02
2 11 Bowling for Columbine UA $21,576,018 248 $209,148 8 10/11/02
3 67 Comedian Mira. $2,751,988 244 $60,224 4 10/11/02
4 1012 Family Fundamentals Focus $11,344 4 $7,352 4 10/11/02
5 176 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
6 215 The Trials of Henry Kissinger FRun $516,726 8 $14,667 1 9/25/02
7 522 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $94,874 6 $5,728 1 9/20/02
8 1005 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $11,562 1 $5,763 1 8/23/02
9 1167 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
10 106 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $1,439,232 56 $89,087 4 7/26/02
11 224 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
12 781 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
13 79 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
14 614 War Photographer FRun $61,040 1 $9,327 1 6/19/02
15 1189 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
16 344 The Cockettes Strand $220,165 6 $17,118 3 5/10/02
17 398 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
18 1050 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
19 119 Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
20 318 Promises Cow. $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
21 331 Ram Dass: Fierce Grace Zeit. $238,260 6 $3,638 2 2/27/02
22 310 Sex with Strangers David $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
23 284 Scratch Palm $289,885 7 $29,677 5 2/15/02
24 955 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
25 231 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $421,516 7 $23,865 2 11/30/01
26 164 Trembling Before G-d NYer $788,896 8 $21,410 1 10/24/01
27 1002 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $11,683 1 $7,117 1 10/24/01
28 718 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $41,040 2 $7,412 1 10/12/01
29 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
30 380 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
31 421 Go Tigers! IFC $151,779 61 $64,479 61 9/21/01
32 983 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
33 1055 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $8,779 1 $7,502 1 9/7/01
34 772 The Turandot Project Zeit. $33,504 3 $7,877 2 8/10/01
35 303 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
36 120 Startup.com Art. $1,283,356 35 $16,118 1 5/11/01
37 250 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
38 413 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
39 997 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
40 1111 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $6,123 1 $2,991 1 1/19/01
41 410 One Day in September SPC $156,818 5 $15,149 5 11/17/00
42 475 Sound and Fury AL $114,882 6 $7,104 2 10/25/00
43 243 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $382,807 18 $32,037 5 9/15/00
44 520 Paragraph 175 NYer $96,630 2 $25,007 2 9/13/00
45 340 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $225,682 20 $6,776 1 8/16/00
46 137 The Eyes of Tammy Faye Lions $1,029,591 51 $46,111 9 7/21/00
47 750 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
48 287 American Pimp 7Art $287,724 9 $28,699 5 6/9/00
49 265 Grass Una. $313,039 10 $21,578 2 5/31/00
50 553 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $82,378 8 $24,970 4 5/26/00
51 169 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indic. $771,712 5 $25,807 5 4/14/00
52 815 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $28,365 19 $21,381 19 4/7/00
53 192 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
54 666 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $50,715 3 $6,027 1 3/29/00
55 1084 Gendernauts FRun $7,358 - n/a - 2/4/00
56 91 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
57 217 Mr. Death Lions $507,941 28 $24,125 3 12/29/99
58 280 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
59 128 American Movie SPC $1,165,795 29 $20,260 2 11/5/99
60 83 Beyond the Mat Lions $2,053,648 298 $9,532 1 10/22/99
61 1097 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
62 253 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
63 685 On the Ropes Wells $46,737 5 $7,431 1 8/18/99
64 248 Genghis Blues Roxie $374,550 6 $6,524 1 7/1/99
65 703 Regret to Inform AL $44,204 3 $6,294 1 6/25/99
66 263 Trekkies ParC $318,246 339 $125,636 339 5/21/99
67 1115 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 1 $5,869 1 4/30/99
68 1185 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
69 307 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
70 232 The Last Days Oct. $421,432 32 $20,492 3 2/5/99
71 315 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
72 69 Freeriders WM $2,750,064 30 $264,548 11 10/20/98
73 528 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
74 1094 The Jew in the Lotus Blin $6,940 - n/a - 9/3/98
75 949 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
76 1049 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
77 203 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $563,482 6 $7,607 1 7/10/98
78 924 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
79 209 Wild Man Blues NL $533,759 25 $54,458 3 4/17/98
80 175 The Big One Mira. $720,074 53 $146,909 33 4/10/98
81 1040 Stolen Moments FRun $9,743 1 $3,636 1 4/10/98
82 737 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
83 184 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $668,228 12 $16,835 1 2/27/98
84 360 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $205,246 - $26,101 2 2/13/98
85 76 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
86 150 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $878,960 40 $23,665 2 10/3/97
87 618 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
88 1174 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
89 450 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
90 712 Mandela Palm $42,056 8 $8,413 8 3/21/97
91 97 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $1,608,277 280 $853,589 280 3/7/97
92 434 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
93 436 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $140,000 8 $8,318 1 1/3/97
94 66 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
95 1109 Not Bad for a Girl Hor. $6,152 - n/a - 10/18/96
96 82 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
97 110 Looking for Richard FoxS $1,408,575 81 $33,843 2 10/11/96
98 1171 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press Glds. $3,204 1 n/a - 10/11/96
99 108 Microcosmos Mira. $1,433,210 43 $35,189 2 10/9/96
100 876 Small Wonders Mira. $20,819 7 $2,880 1 10/4/96
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,423,746----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,02947$132,59327-
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, #1201-1269


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15