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
1 467 Blank City IR $116,037 3 $13,989 1 4/6/11
2 201 The Weather Underground Shad. $564,632 14 $13,984 1 6/4/03
3 179 Muscle Shoals Magn. $696,241 56 $13,901 1 9/27/13
4 361 No Place on Earth Magn. $200,238 27 $13,813 2 4/5/13
5 413 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $152,791 7 $13,802 1 4/17/13
6 434 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $135,554 11 $13,744 2 5/23/14
7 142 35 Up Gold. $922,872 21 $13,690 1 1/15/92
8 322 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $242,646 9 $13,537 1 3/14/12
9 444 4 Little Girls GV $130,146 4 $13,528 1 7/9/97
10 429 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $141,504 4 $13,444 1 4/22/05
11 267 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
12 191 The Filth and the Fury FL $612,192 29 $13,305 1 3/29/00
13 675 Connected Pala. $46,782 7 $13,301 3 9/16/11
14 704 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $41,802 1 $13,236 1 9/17/10
15 807 The Ambassador Drft. $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
16 853 Keep On Keepin' On RTWC $22,005 2 $12,930 2 9/19/14
17 737 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $38,083 4 $12,910 1 11/24/10
18 843 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $23,043 25 $12,759 25 7/18/14
19 328 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $237,181 10 $12,756 1 7/27/11
20 195 Tarnation Wells $592,014 22 $12,740 1 10/6/04
21 407 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $155,320 4 $12,655 2 3/7/01
22 248 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $373,366 15 $12,623 2 3/30/01
23 557 This is Not a Film PalT $77,016 5 $12,608 5 2/29/12
24 65 When We Were Kings Gram. $2,789,985 92 $12,479 2 10/25/96
25 697 The Dog Drft. $43,460 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
26 756 Beautiful Darling Crnth $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
27 770 Fuel N/A $32,465 4 $12,386 4 9/18/09
28 594 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $65,429 10 $12,376 3 1/20/06
29 309 The War Tapes SenA $254,190 9 $12,268 1 6/2/06
30 78 Rivers and Tides Roxie $2,200,276 15 $12,256 1 6/26/02
31 157 Ballets Russes Zeit. $815,848 21 $12,230 1 10/26/05
32 401 Free the Mind ICir $157,201 6 $12,215 1 5/3/13
33 889 The Ground Truth Focus $20,013 8 $12,207 8 9/15/06
34 465 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $116,476 15 $12,195 1 11/28/12
35 732 Tsahal NYer $38,773 1 $12,195 1 1/27/95
36 844 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $22,938 3 $12,184 3 7/7/06
37 460 Examined Life Zeit. $120,712 6 $12,085 1 2/25/09
38 126 Festival Express Think $1,174,079 43 $12,074 1 7/23/04
39 347 Neil Young Journeys SPC $215,026 23 $12,025 3 6/29/12
40 528 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $88,312 3 $11,945 1 10/26/07
41 381 Bush's Brain Tar. $177,525 9 $11,927 4 8/20/04
42 317 Enlighten Up! Bal. $246,649 12 $11,799 1 9/12/08
43 619 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $58,334 3 $11,667 1 11/11/09
44 278 42 Up FRun $300,880 5 $11,599 1 11/17/99
45 505 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $100,401 5 $11,515 1 5/8/13
46 586 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $67,500 2 $11,477 1 10/24/07
47 402 Derrida Zeit. $157,200 6 $11,473 1 10/23/02
48 707 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
49 162 Into Great Silence Zeit. $790,452 19 $11,355 1 2/28/07
50 821 Nursery University Vari. $26,042 4 $11,307 1 4/24/09
51 520 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $92,113 2 $11,281 1 9/23/98
52 224 The Heart of the Game Mira. $445,374 21 $11,251 3 6/9/06
53 670 Terror's Advocate Magn. $47,724 4 $11,197 3 10/12/07
54 900 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $18,918 2 $11,179 2 11/9/07
55 438 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $132,782 7 $11,143 1 7/25/07
56 911 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $17,981 1 $11,141 1 6/17/11
57 534 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $86,637 5 $11,041 2 6/13/12
58 418 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $150,268 13 $10,998 1 8/22/03
59 653 Venus and Serena Magn. $51,271 8 $10,981 4 5/10/13
60 794 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $29,893 3 $10,976 3 12/3/10
61 611 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $60,332 10 $10,939 2 9/26/08
62 291 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $274,661 20 $10,930 2 1/18/08
63 589 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $67,095 4 $10,884 1 3/31/10
64 536 51 Birch Street Truly $84,689 6 $10,827 2 10/18/06
65 918 Ever Again RM $17,304 12 $10,802 12 12/8/06
66 223 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cow. $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
67 117 Brother's Keeper CThnk $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
68 368 Mondo New York 4&B $193,209 1 $10,752 1 4/22/88
69 533 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $87,016 6 $10,749 2 10/3/07
70 294 Paradise Lost CThnk $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
71 684 Le Joli Mai Icar. $45,743 3 $10,662 3 9/13/13
72 623 Beautiful Losers Side. $56,386 3 $10,607 1 8/8/08
73 609 The Long Way Home 7Art $60,509 7 $10,606 7 9/17/97
74 908 Suicide Killers CityL $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
75 305 Dancemaker AL $256,780 6 $10,594 3 3/3/99
76 421 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $147,844 23 $10,564 2 4/11/14
77 575 Crips and Bloods: Made in America Argo. $70,219 4 $10,537 1 1/23/09
78 499 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $102,990 10 $10,533 2 9/13/06
79 789 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $30,328 4 $10,524 1 9/19/08
80 254 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $338,987 23 $10,481 1 1/25/13
81 376 Chop Suey Zeit. $179,914 5 $10,472 1 10/5/01
82 486 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $108,807 21 $10,413 7 10/26/07
83 848 The Other City CF $22,539 2 $10,396 2 9/17/10
84 175 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $712,446 13 $10,356 1 9/27/02
85 729 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $39,075 1 $10,350 1 3/6/98
86 822 Elena (2014) Vari. $25,788 2 $10,341 1 5/30/14
87 345 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $216,110 12 $10,337 2 6/13/08
88 682 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $46,078 6 $10,322 2 11/13/09
89 297 Surfwise Magn. $269,994 13 $10,304 1 5/9/08
90 535 Crazy Wisdom AM $86,202 5 $10,304 1 11/25/11
91 410 Citizen Koch Vari. $153,908 24 $10,200 1 6/6/14
92 472 After Innocence NYer $114,264 4 $10,194 1 10/21/05
93 791 American Swing Magn. $30,156 2 $10,174 1 3/27/09
94 947 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $14,528 1 $10,170 1 7/5/95
95 647 The Missing Picture Strand $52,164 9 $10,148 5 3/19/14
96 378 Constantine's Sword FRun $179,507 6 $10,131 2 4/18/08
97 877 The Highest Pass Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
98 280 Bonhoeffer FRun $296,131 7 $10,099 1 6/20/03
99 98 I Am Pala. $1,591,034 74 $10,092 1 2/18/11
100 559 Leviathan (2013) CGld $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
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