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, #1201-1245
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
2 179 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
3 361 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
4 411 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
5 433 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
6 142 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
7 322 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
8 443 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
9 428 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
10 267 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
11 191 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
12 671 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
13 702 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
14 805 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
15 735 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
16 839 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
17 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
18 195 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
19 405 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
20 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
21 557 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
22 65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
23 695 The Dog Drft. $43,183 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
24 754 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
25 768 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
26 593 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
27 309 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
28 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
29 157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
30 399 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
31 884 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
32 969 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $12,200 2 $12,200 2 9/19/14
33 463 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
34 730 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
35 840 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
36 458 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
37 126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
38 347 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
39 528 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
40 380 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
41 317 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
42 618 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
43 278 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
44 503 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
45 585 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
46 400 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
47 705 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
48 162 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
49 818 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
50 519 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
51 224 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
52 666 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
53 896 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
54 437 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
55 907 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
56 534 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
57 417 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
58 649 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
59 792 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
60 610 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
61 291 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
62 588 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
63 536 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
64 913 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
65 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
66 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
67 368 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
68 533 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
69 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
70 680 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
71 621 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
72 608 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
73 904 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
74 305 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
75 420 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
76 574 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
77 497 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
78 787 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
79 254 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
80 375 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
81 484 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
82 844 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
83 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
84 727 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
85 819 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
86 345 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
87 678 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
88 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
89 535 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
90 408 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
91 469 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
92 789 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
93 942 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
94 644 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
95 377 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
96 872 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
97 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
98 98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
99 559 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
100 780 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $30,918 1 $9,993 1 8/6/08
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,084,029,910----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$892,94148$132,78427-
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, #1201-1245


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
American Meat LB 4/12/13
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 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
God the Father RM 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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15