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, #1201-1292
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1137 Bookers Place Trib. $5,549 2 $2,455 2 4/25/12
2 1133 People of a Feather FRun $5,677 1 $2,413 1 11/8/13
3 836 Earth Days Zeit. $26,748 5 $2,408 1 8/14/09
4 347 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $225,448 13 $2,407 2 11/4/05
5 1147 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $5,080 1 $2,402 1 3/21/08
6 912 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $19,375 6 $2,379 1 12/7/12
7 1213 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
8 1180 Fraude Maya $3,637 5 $2,369 5 10/10/08
9 1179 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
10 1120 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $6,487 1 $2,354 1 10/29/14
11 1167 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $4,218 2 $2,354 1 5/23/08
12 1024 The Great Invisible RTWC $11,428 5 $2,348 3 10/29/14
13 901 A Wink and a Smile FRun $20,169 4 $2,346 1 5/1/09
14 954 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $16,050 2 $2,344 1 9/6/13
15 1215 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
16 769 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $34,837 3 $2,320 1 4/25/03
17 733 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $40,362 4 $2,300 1 5/18/11
18 896 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $20,318 3 $2,300 3 12/22/06
19 580 Enemies of the People ICir $73,171 6 $2,277 1 7/30/10
20 621 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $62,186 6 $2,273 1 10/20/95
21 1148 Nuclear Nation FRun $4,960 1 $2,268 1 12/11/13
22 1182 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
23 685 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $48,594 5 $2,253 1 3/10/06
24 1013 Writer of O Zeit. $11,728 1 $2,245 1 5/4/05
25 1176 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
26 677 Pianomania FRun $49,852 6 $2,238 1 5/27/11
27 1029 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $11,021 2 $2,233 1 9/5/14
28 1181 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
29 987 Kicking It LibE $13,266 2 $2,219 1 6/13/08
30 1218 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 2 $2,214 2 2/24/06
31 785 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $33,066 1 $2,213 1 10/4/13
32 1177 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $3,685 1 $2,210 1 11/5/04
33 1163 Blood and Tears Think $4,364 1 $2,201 1 6/15/07
34 1208 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
35 1129 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
36 1049 Kabbalah Me FRun $9,816 2 $2,196 1 8/22/14
37 1194 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $3,103 2 $2,194 2 3/23/07
38 934 Payback (2012) Zeit. $17,979 3 $2,186 1 4/25/12
39 1069 Only When I Dance FM $8,738 1 $2,181 1 7/2/10
40 1118 Jews of Egypt Artma $6,505 2 $2,179 1 3/28/14
41 1173 Saints and Sinners Avat. $3,826 1 $2,167 1 6/18/04
42 1184 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
43 1134 Fired! ICir $5,661 4 $2,158 4 2/2/07
44 1219 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 2 $2,119 2 1/11/08
45 1079 Twist of Faith AL $8,129 2 $2,085 2 7/1/05
46 1023 The Final Member Drft. $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
47 1127 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $6,123 1 $2,040 1 12/28/11
48 1169 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $4,070 2 $2,012 2 5/23/08
49 978 Planet of Snail CGld $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
50 860 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $23,423 4 $2,009 1 9/12/14
51 885 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $20,840 3 $1,998 1 5/13/11
52 888 Voices in Wartime Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
53 1031 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $10,888 2 $1,962 1 3/5/04
54 975 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $14,272 2 $1,951 1 5/18/12
55 789 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $32,267 2 $1,938 1 7/17/02
56 1086 Mugabe and the White African FRun $7,924 1 $1,907 1 7/23/10
57 1085 A Decent Factory Icar. $7,925 1 $1,900 1 6/29/05
58 734 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $40,182 3 $1,886 1 11/21/07
59 979 Up for Grabs L/Z $13,931 4 $1,881 2 5/6/05
60 1096 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $7,426 2 $1,869 1 10/3/12
61 600 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $68,249 4 $1,848 1 5/13/05
62 1171 Maidan CGld $3,909 1 $1,847 1 12/12/14
63 989 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $13,137 2 $1,846 1 5/16/14
64 1035 whaledreamers Mont. $10,584 6 $1,827 6 9/26/08
65 1164 McLibel Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
66 893 The First Basket L/Z $20,440 4 $1,819 1 10/29/08
67 1114 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
68 1224 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
69 956 This Binary Universe Indic. $15,875 2 $1,794 2 5/4/12
70 1119 Windfall FRun $6,504 1 $1,780 1 2/3/12
71 1209 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $2,493 2 $1,772 2 4/14/06
72 1198 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
73 1212 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
74 1203 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
75 1150 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $4,930 1 $1,735 1 1/28/05
76 1172 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $3,836 1 $1,718 1 1/9/13
77 986 Benda Bilili! NGE $13,420 3 $1,678 1 9/30/11
78 1063 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $9,078 1 $1,671 1 7/31/98
79 1193 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
80 1166 This Divided State Mino. $4,255 1 $1,653 1 7/22/05
81 736 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $40,106 5 $1,629 1 12/14/11
82 601 Maidentrip FRun $68,243 9 $1,622 1 12/20/13
83 703 American Made Movie Vari. $45,175 6 $1,613 2 8/30/13
84 1154 Half the Road FRun $4,783 2 $1,613 2 4/18/14
85 835 Trudell Bal. $26,756 5 $1,592 1 2/3/06
86 1113 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
87 759 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
88 965 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
89 876 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
90 1211 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
91 1046 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
92 1111 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
93 936 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
94 1191 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
95 308 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
96 632 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
97 1189 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
98 927 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
99 1235 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
100 1162 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,881,303----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,41447$130,88727-
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, #1201-1292


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15