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, #1201-1290
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 135 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
2 133 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
3 118 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
4 115 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
5 91 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
6 85 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
7 84 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
8 82 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
9 76 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
10 33 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
11 29 Jerusalem NGE $6,305,074 33 n/a - 9/13/13
12 1213 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
13 1240 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
14 1209 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
15 1220 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
16 1241 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
17 1239 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
18 229 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
19 1251 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
20 1253 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
21 941 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
22 982 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
23 1257 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
24 1231 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
25 1216 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
26 380 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
27 1131 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
28 1048 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
29 1250 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
30 1245 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
31 1064 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
32 1222 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
33 1254 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
34 1244 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
35 1252 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
36 1243 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
37 878 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
38 1242 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
39 1177 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
40 1247 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
41 1191 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
42 1158 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
43 1233 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
44 1221 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
45 1237 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
46 1097 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
47 1156 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
48 1230 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
49 1232 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
50 1144 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
51 1219 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
52 961 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
53 1065 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
54 404 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
55 877 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
56 1235 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
57 1198 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
58 1227 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
59 1249 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
60 1248 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
61 1224 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
62 225 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
63 1125 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
64 1246 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
65 1141 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
66 976 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
67 1226 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
68 931 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
69 1075 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
70 1153 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
71 1203 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
72 1044 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
73 1236 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
74 1225 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
75 1050 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
76 951 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
77 375 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
78 1229 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
79 1142 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
80 1140 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
81 1215 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
82 1173 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
83 675 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
84 1080 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
85 883 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
86 1204 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
87 1055 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $9,672 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
88 1195 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
89 963 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
90 1121 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
91 1146 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
92 1162 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
93 1234 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
94 927 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
95 1188 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
96 632 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
97 308 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
98 1190 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
99 936 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
100 1111 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,097,586,597----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$873,87547$130,98927-
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, #1201-1290


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/19/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
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