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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 218 Act of Killing Drafthouse $486,919 29 $27,450 1 7/19/13
2 341 20,000 Days on Earth Drafthouse $225,395 28 $27,879 1 9/17/14
3 452 A Band Called Death Drafthouse $127,257 16 $34,839 15 6/28/13
4 700 The Dog Drafthouse $44,532 16 $12,431 3 8/8/14
5 816 The Ambassador Drafthouse $28,102 8 $13,046 4 8/29/12
6 981 The Overnighters Drafthouse $12,741 2 $4,324 1 10/10/14
7 1009 The Final Member Drafthouse $11,428 10 $2,064 7 4/18/14
8 907 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers Doppelganger Releasing $18,938 3 $4,794 1 7/31/13
9 720 Hell and Back Again Docurama Films $40,634 4 $3,413 1 10/5/11
10 607 Becoming Traviata Distrib Films $62,652 7 $5,000 1 5/15/13
11 332 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DisruptiveLA $235,659 304 $149,879 304 8/8/14
12 1063 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Direct Cinema Limited $8,350 3 $2,944 1 8/1/08
13 794 Documented Define American $30,662 3 $5,422 1 5/2/14
14 310 Sex with Strangers David Keith $254,852 8 $8,584 4 2/22/02
15 253 Broadway: The Golden Age Dada Films $353,580 14 $16,524 2 6/11/04
16 459 The Last Mountain Dada Films $122,961 7 $17,570 2 6/3/11
17 905 Make Believe CrowdStarter $19,085 1 n/a - 5/13/11
18 118 Brother's Keeper Creative Thinking $1,305,915 15 $10,758 1 9/9/92
19 296 Paradise Lost Creative Thinking $272,750 11 $10,740 1 9/20/96
20 73 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cowboy $2,453,083 40 $18,931 3 10/5/01
21 91 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cowboy $1,712,385 31 $21,675 1 1/12/00
22 224 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Cowboy $445,522 13 $10,776 1 7/26/02
23 318 Promises Cowboy $247,948 5 $6,535 5 3/15/02
24 400 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cowboy $160,621 5 $6,411 1 5/23/03
25 750 Benjamin Smoke Cowboy $37,111 2 $6,183 1 7/21/00
26 923 Dear Jesse Cowboy $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
27 487 Awake: The Life of Yogananda Counterpoint Films $109,564 9 $18,885 1 10/10/14
28 1156 They Come to America Corinth/TV360 $3,775 1 $3,775 1 3/31/12
29 766 Beautiful Darling Corinth Films $34,096 3 $12,406 1 4/22/11
30 958 The Unbelievers Content Media $14,400 1 $5,925 1 11/29/13
31 404 Chasing Madoff Cohen Media Group $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
32 676 Mademoiselle C Cohen Media Group $48,668 7 $14,284 6 9/11/13
33 723 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen Media Group $40,563 8 $14,328 8 2/7/14
34 371 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Codeblack Entertainment $194,102 16 $69,306 16 4/5/13
35 928 Carbon Nation Clay Way Media $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
36 460 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) City Lights Pictures Releasing $122,905 9 $14,030 1 8/17/07
37 862 The Matador (2008) City Lights Pictures Releasing $21,816 2 $6,695 1 10/31/08
38 916 Suicide Killers City Lights Pictures Releasing $18,239 1 $10,601 1 8/25/06
39 1134 Everything's Cool City Lights Pictures Releasing $4,890 2 $2,641 2 11/23/07
40 524 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 Citizens United $93,000 116 $93,000 116 10/22/04
41 980 Children Underground Cinemax $12,798 1 $3,075 1 9/19/01
42 458 Inni Cinema Purgatorio $123,482 7 $14,903 3 10/28/11
43 652 Cropsey Cinema Purgatorio $52,476 4 $6,306 1 6/4/10
44 655 Bjork - Biophilia Live Cinema Purgatorio $52,265 6 n/a - 9/26/14
45 1039 Brutal Beauty: Tales of the Rose City Rollers Cinema Purgatorio $9,677 2 n/a - 1/8/10
46 1099 Regina Spektor: Live In London Cinema Purgatorio $6,684 9 $1,798 9 11/19/10
47 1113 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo Cinema Purgatorio $5,922 2 $2,198 2 9/17/10
48 221 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Cinema Libre $461,572 18 $77,982 5 8/6/04
49 329 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Cinema Libre $238,924 22 $31,481 7 8/20/04
50 368 South of the Border Cinema Libre $198,600 12 $21,545 1 6/25/10
51 539 America: Freedom to Fascism Cinema Libre $87,400 10 $61,200 10 7/28/06
52 555 Future of Food Cinema Libre $81,280 5 $8,721 2 9/14/05
53 603 Bloodline Cinema Libre $64,698 5 $6,658 1 5/9/08
54 799 Weapons of Mass Deception Cinema Libre $30,210 4 $4,216 3 12/3/04
55 832 Through the Fire Cinema Libre $25,752 8 $14,769 8 2/10/06
56 861 Giuliani Time Cinema Libre $21,967 2 $8,661 1 5/12/06
57 877 Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $20,702 5 $1,966 2 4/8/05
58 884 The Highest Pass Cinema Libre $20,386 2 $10,125 2 4/27/12
59 946 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $15,387 2 $3,025 1 11/14/08
60 959 Desert Bayou Cinema Libre $14,350 1 $6,976 1 10/5/07
61 994 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Cinema Libre $12,025 1 $7,039 1 12/7/12
62 1002 Angels in the Dust Cinema Libre $11,606 4 $5,043 1 9/14/07
63 1140 The Fall of Fujimori Cinema Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
64 1145 McLibel Cinema Libre $4,337 3 $1,821 1 6/10/05
65 1157 The Harvest/La Cosecha Cinema Libre $3,709 1 $2,245 1 7/29/11
66 1228 The Empire in Africa Cinema Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
67 289 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $282,448 10 $7,920 1 7/29/11
68 328 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $239,711 7 $19,032 3 7/2/09
69 358 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $207,473 9 $9,870 1 1/6/10
70 481 Marwencol Cinema Guild $112,036 6 $3,276 1 10/8/10
71 529 The Unforeseen Cinema Guild $90,287 3 $2,496 1 2/29/08
72 567 Leviathan (2013) Cinema Guild $76,211 5 $10,000 1 3/1/13
73 608 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $62,645 3 $7,056 1 7/25/08
74 680 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $47,439 6 $5,643 2 9/14/12
75 708 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner Cinema Guild $42,892 3 $7,980 1 4/3/13
76 716 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $41,271 3 $5,864 1 11/21/08
77 807 Cousin Jules Cinema Guild $29,337 3 $5,135 1 11/29/13
78 817 Manakamana Cinema Guild $27,738 3 $3,635 1 4/18/14
79 860 Primo Levi's Journey Cinema Guild $22,026 1 $3,151 1 8/17/07
80 940 Patience (After Sebald) Cinema Guild $15,941 1 $5,302 1 5/9/12
81 963 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $13,957 2 $2,011 1 7/25/12
82 967 The Law in These Parts Cinema Guild $13,683 1 $2,814 1 11/16/12
83 1013 The Woman with the Five Elephants Cinema Guild $11,026 1 $4,988 1 7/20/11
84 1059 Red Hollywood Cinema Guild $8,426 1 $4,760 1 8/15/14
85 1176 What Now? Remind Me Cinema Guild $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
86 1036 Cuba: Island of Music Cinema Four $9,791 1 $5,071 1 1/16/04
87 1163 Journeys with George Cinema Four $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
88 1165 Sister Helen Cinema Four $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
89 715 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X Cinema Connection $41,430 1 $11,437 1 1/11/95
90 428 Narco Cultura Cinedigm Entertainment $145,088 46 $6,093 1 11/22/13
91 546 Visitors (2014) Cinedigm Entertainment $84,577 13 $9,094 1 1/24/14
92 576 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $71,968 19 $16,500 4 6/22/12
93 614 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cinedigm Entertainment $61,018 23 $25,573 23 3/8/13
94 880 Our Nixon Cinedigm Entertainment $20,584 5 $6,090 3 8/30/13
95 1045 Call Me Kuchu Cinedigm Entertainment $9,124 1 $3,476 1 6/14/13
96 - Like Water Cinedigm Entertainment n/a - n/a - 6/1/12
97 190 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinecom $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
98 1189 Standing by Yourself Cheapo Films $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
99 211 A Great Day in Harlem Castle Hill $527,034 8 $21,078 1 2/17/95
100 666 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle Hill $50,605 7 $5,677 1 9/27/96
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,090,297,763----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$882,11847$132,59527-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
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
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