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, #1201-1270
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
901 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $19,988 2 $5,905 2 11/4/11
902 Favela Rising Moch. $19,781 2 $7,768 1 6/2/06
903 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $19,712 1 $4,792 1 5/30/08
904 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
905 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $19,365 2 $6,768 1 1/31/14
906 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $19,317 2 $5,025 1 7/29/05
907 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $19,245 2 $4,645 1 8/13/10
908 Make Believe CS $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
909 The Kill Team Osci. $18,983 2 n/a - 7/25/14
910 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
911 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
912 A League of Ordinary Gentlemen Magn. $18,807 4 n/a 1 5/27/05
913 Saving Marriage Reg. $18,720 2 $8,044 2 10/17/08
914 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $18,654 3 $3,316 1 1/28/09
915 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $18,618 4 $5,026 3 6/1/12
916 La Camioneta FYN $18,558 8 n/a - 5/31/13
917 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $18,334 3 $2,886 1 10/31/08
918 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
919 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
920 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $18,190 2 $5,712 2 4/25/14
921 Casting By SD $18,164 2 $5,649 2 11/1/13
922 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
923 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $17,992 2 $7,105 1 8/2/13
924 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
925 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
926 Great Directors Pala. $17,921 4 $5,440 3 7/2/10
927 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
928 Sunset Story Vita. $17,508 3 $2,966 1 2/25/05
929 The Homestretch KF $17,306 1 $8,373 1 9/12/14
930 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
931 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
932 Balseros 7Art $16,783 1 $5,111 1 7/23/03
933 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $16,734 3 $6,193 1 4/27/12
934 American Cannibal Life $16,566 1 $4,778 1 3/16/07
935 The Great Flood Icar. $16,506 1 $3,596 1 1/8/14
936 The Last Mogul Think $16,469 2 $4,965 1 6/24/05
937 Genesis Think $16,413 1 $4,891 1 5/27/05
938 Design is One FRun $16,386 1 $4,236 1 10/11/13
939 Faster (2004) Slam $16,265 1 $13,995 1 4/23/04
940 I Like Killing Flies Think $16,214 2 $5,487 1 7/28/06
941 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
942 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
943 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
944 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
945 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $15,679 1 $4,820 1 4/30/04
946 A Letter to True Zeit. $15,635 1 $4,395 1 9/8/04
947 7th Street PAc. $15,629 1 $6,354 1 1/17/03
948 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $15,504 2 $2,876 1 9/16/05
949 The Beautiful Truth Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
950 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
951 Full-Tilt Boogie Mira. $15,313 6 $9,895 6 7/31/98
952 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
953 God the Father RM $15,227 1 $15,037 1 10/17/14
954 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
955 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $14,974 1 $9,930 1 11/17/06
956 The Decent One KL $14,755 2 n/a - 10/1/14
957 Armadillo Lorb. $14,566 1 $3,958 1 4/15/11
958 The Settlers FRun $14,556 1 $2,812 1 1/15/02
959 Wall Life $14,541 2 $4,015 1 8/26/05
960 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
961 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $14,471 2 $2,546 2 10/2/09
962 The Unbelievers CM $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
963 Desert Bayou Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
964 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
965 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $14,130 1 $5,656 1 3/13/09
966 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
967 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
968 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
969 The Protagonist IFC $13,850 3 $4,495 1 11/30/07
970 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $13,747 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
971 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $13,710 2 $5,526 2 11/15/06
972 The Law in These Parts CGld $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
973 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
974 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $13,614 2 $2,728 1 8/8/14
975 When the Iron Bird Flies AM $13,598 1 n/a - 10/19/12
976 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
977 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
978 Red Obsession A23 $13,199 3 $5,060 2 9/6/13
979 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
980 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $13,080 1 $5,054 1 3/4/11
981 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $13,013 4 $2,759 1 1/25/12
982 Rock Bottom Wrin. $12,890 1 $4,017 1 3/2/07
983 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $12,854 1 $5,888 1 9/8/06
984 Sol LeWitt Icar. $12,841 2 $4,051 1 5/7/14
985 Children Underground Cmx. $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
986 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $12,600 1 $4,842 1 7/16/04
987 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $12,546 1 $2,630 1 7/26/06
988 Watchers of the Sky MBox $12,382 4 $7,473 4 10/17/14
989 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $12,366 3 $5,599 3 10/14/11
990 Rebirth Osci. $12,358 4 $2,740 1 8/31/11
991 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $12,306 1 $3,216 1 7/9/08
992 China Blue Argo. $12,185 3 $3,767 2 1/19/07
993 Back Door Channels FKF $12,139 3 $3,425 1 9/16/11
994 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $12,133 4 $6,100 1 1/3/14
995 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $12,095 1 $4,497 1 10/29/10
996 Sex Positive Reg. $12,069 1 $3,408 1 6/12/09
997 Defamation FRun $12,038 4 $4,725 4 11/20/09
998 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
1000 New York in the 50's Avat. $11,882 1 $4,552 1 2/9/01
1001 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $11,799 1 $4,286 1 10/2/09
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,092,099,759----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$881,43647$132,44927-
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, #1201-1270


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Picture Me Strand 9/17/10
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