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, #1401-1426
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 621 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
2 618 Trace Amounts Gathr $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
3 614 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
4 608 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
5 604 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
6 594 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
7 559 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
8 553 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
9 538 Duran Duran: Unstaged P4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
10 533 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
11 513 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
12 510 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
13 499 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
14 487 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
15 477 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
16 459 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
17 448 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
18 397 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
19 383 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
20 356 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $251,737 80 n/a - 5/24/16
21 355 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
22 325 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
23 308 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
24 283 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
25 241 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
26 234 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
27 222 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
28 214 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
29 212 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
30 179 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
31 159 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
32 148 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
33 146 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
34 130 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
35 127 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
36 100 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
37 95 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
38 94 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
39 92 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
40 86 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
41 37 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
42 25 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
43 1179 Gringo Trails Icar. $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
44 1333 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
45 1362 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
46 1328 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
47 1340 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
48 1363 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
49 1361 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
50 253 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
51 1374 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
52 1376 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
53 1025 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
54 1068 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
55 1380 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
56 1353 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
57 1336 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
58 1269 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
59 415 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
60 1240 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
61 1145 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
62 1373 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
63 1367 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
64 1162 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
65 1343 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
66 1330 From the East Icar. $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
67 1171 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
68 1377 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
69 1366 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
70 1375 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
71 1365 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
72 956 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
73 1364 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
74 1294 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
75 1368 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
76 1370 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
77 1308 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
78 1273 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
79 1355 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
80 1341 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
81 1359 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
82 1200 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
83 1270 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
84 1352 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
85 1354 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
86 1253 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
87 1339 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
88 1046 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
89 1254 The Dying of the Light FRun $5,195 2 $996 1 4/7/16
90 1164 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
91 440 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
92 955 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
93 1357 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
94 1315 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
95 1349 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
96 1372 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
97 1371 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
98 1346 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
99 249 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
100 1234 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,240,639,169----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$899,66651$141,78529-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$662,178,092----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,590,7541,614$9,507,5551,700-
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, #1401-1426


If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Make Believe CS 5/13/11
Citizen Soldier INDEP 8/5/16
When Two Worlds Collide FRun 8/17/16
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Magn. 8/19/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Command and Control AEF 9/14/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Silicon Cowboys FR 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
The Eagle Huntress SPC 10/28/16
Harry Benson: Shoot First Magn. 11/4/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD