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, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1498
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 846 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
2 828 Love Thy Nature In the Light $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
3 820 Fixing the Future A23 $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
4 810 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
5 798 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
6 776 Seed: The Untold Story Collective E $49,097 10 n/a 3 8/22/16
7 767 The Unknowns Gathr $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
8 757 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
9 720 Sweet Dreams (2013) ICir $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
10 650 To Catch a Dollar A23 $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
11 646 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
12 645 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
13 642 For the Love of Spock Grav. $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
14 641 Trace Amounts Gathr $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
15 637 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
16 631 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
17 627 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
18 615 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
19 593 Tower KL $98,814 13 n/a - 9/28/16
20 578 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
21 572 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
22 555 Duran Duran: Unstaged P4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
23 550 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
24 529 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
25 527 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
26 515 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
27 511 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
28 502 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
29 493 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
30 479 Generation Found Gathr $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
31 474 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
32 462 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
33 443 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
34 408 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
35 394 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
36 367 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
37 352 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
38 335 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
39 318 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
40 293 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
41 272 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr $412,340 77 n/a - 9/19/16
42 249 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
43 242 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
44 228 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
45 219 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
46 216 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
47 184 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
48 165 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
49 154 The Insanity of God LifeWay $1,102,525 531 n/a - 8/30/16
50 153 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
51 151 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
52 133 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
53 130 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
54 103 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
55 98 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
56 97 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
57 95 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
58 89 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
59 38 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
60 27 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
61 1234 Gringo Trails Icar. $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
62 1394 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
63 1426 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
64 1424 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
65 1389 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
66 1401 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
67 1427 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
68 1425 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
69 261 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
70 1439 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
71 1441 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
72 1072 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
73 1057 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
74 1445 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
75 1380 The Loving Story Icar. $2,903 1 $448 1 6/8/12
76 1416 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
77 1397 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
78 1325 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
79 426 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
80 1297 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
81 1197 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
82 1438 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
83 1432 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
84 1216 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
85 1388 Homeland KL $2,491 1 $560 1 10/6/16
86 1405 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
87 1391 From the East Icar. $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
88 1226 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
89 1442 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
90 1430 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
91 1440 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
92 1429 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
93 1428 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
94 1353 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
95 1433 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
96 1435 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
97 1367 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
98 1330 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
99 1418 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
100 1403 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,267,917,612----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$877,45250$137,29729-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$670,675,025----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$26,827,0011,582$9,028,1251,648-
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, #1201-1300, #1301-1400, #1401-1498


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. 12/7/07
I am Not Your Negro Magn. 2/3/17
Kedi Osci. 2/10/17
Contemporary Color Osci. 3/1/17
My Scientology Movie Magn. 3/3/17
Jeremiah Tower Orch. 4/14/17
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Aida's Secrets MBox May 2017
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD