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, #1401-1500, #1501-1551
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1005 Raw Faith AM $23,667 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
2 986 Gurukulam Mats. $25,651 11 n/a - 6/3/16
3 952 Uncertain LucD. $29,736 6 n/a - 3/6/17
4 951 A Fierce Green Fire FRun $29,817 11 n/a - 2/22/13
5 935 No Home Movie Icar. $31,095 5 n/a - 2/18/16
6 923 Boxing Gym Zipp. $32,476 7 n/a - 10/22/10
7 883 Catching the Sun TFC $38,613 14 n/a - 4/1/16
8 874 Where Soldiers Come From ICir $39,201 5 n/a 1 9/9/11
9 856 Karl Marx City B360 $41,072 4 n/a - 3/29/17
10 855 Love Thy Nature ITL $41,149 17 n/a - 2/19/15
11 850 The Settlers (2017) Mats. $41,562 6 n/a - 3/3/17
12 845 Fixing the Future A23 $42,393 - n/a - 7/18/12
13 835 Nuts! Cartuna $44,230 7 n/a - 6/22/16
14 823 Monk With a Camera KL $45,938 4 n/a - 11/21/14
15 822 Dawson City: Frozen Time KL $45,957 6 n/a - 10/2/16
16 790 The Unknowns Gathr $51,035 21 n/a - 5/30/16
17 779 Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie DID $52,458 4 n/a - 6/7/13
18 743 Sweet Dreams (2013) ICir $59,403 7 n/a - 11/1/13
19 671 To Catch a Dollar A23 $77,142 - n/a - 3/31/11
20 667 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
21 666 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
22 663 For the Love of Spock Grav. $80,141 38 n/a - 9/9/16
23 662 Trace Amounts Gathr $80,735 7 n/a - 1/2/15
24 658 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
25 652 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
26 648 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
27 636 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
28 601 Tower KL $101,987 13 n/a - 9/28/16
29 597 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
30 591 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
31 574 Duran Duran: Unstaged P4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
32 569 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
33 547 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
34 545 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
35 533 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
36 529 Requiem for the American Dream TFC $130,152 14 n/a - 1/29/16
37 520 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
38 510 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
39 495 Generation Found Gathr $151,751 22 n/a - 8/29/16
40 490 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
41 478 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
42 458 Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil KL $172,533 9 n/a - 7/16/16
43 422 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
44 421 Seed: The Untold Story CEye $207,825 35 n/a 3 8/22/16
45 407 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
46 379 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
47 364 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
48 347 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
49 346 Obit. KL $285,072 22 n/a - 1/5/17
50 328 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
51 302 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
52 301 Boston: An American Running Story Fathom $364,369 481 n/a - 4/19/17
53 258 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
54 251 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
55 237 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
56 230 Embrace: The Documentary Gathr $610,306 77 n/a - 9/19/16
57 227 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
58 224 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
59 191 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
60 172 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus TMF $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
61 161 The Insanity of God LifeWay $1,102,525 531 n/a - 8/30/16
62 160 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
63 158 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
64 144 Chonda Pierce: Enough Fathom $1,260,116 798 n/a - 4/25/17
65 139 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
66 136 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
67 110 To Joey, with Love Fathom $1,709,073 753 n/a - 9/20/16
68 108 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
69 103 Is Genesis History? Fathom $1,796,182 704 n/a - 2/23/17
70 102 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
71 101 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
72 99 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
73 93 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
74 86 In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem Fathom $2,534,370 733 n/a - 5/23/17
75 40 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
76 28 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
77 1278 Gringo Trails Icar. $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
78 1445 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
79 1477 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
80 1475 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
81 1440 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
82 1453 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
83 1478 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
84 1476 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
85 270 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
86 1491 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
87 1493 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
88 1107 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
89 1092 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $18,087 2 $418 1 6/6/14
90 1497 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
91 1391 The Loving Story Icar. $4,218 1 $448 1 6/8/12
92 1467 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
93 1448 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
94 1373 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
95 441 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
96 1342 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
97 1239 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
98 1490 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
99 1483 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
100 1260 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,306,083,014----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$872,46752$136,55730-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$691,805,003----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$23,060,1671,468$8,792,6941,640-
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, #1401-1500, #1501-1551


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Shut Up Little Man Trib. 8/26/11
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography Neon 6/30/17
The Skyjacker's Tale Strand 6/30/17
Santoalla Osci. 7/7/17
City of Ghosts IFC 7/7/17
The Possession of Janet Moses VE 7/14/17
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ParV 7/28/17
Dolores PBS 9/1/17
Trophy Orch. 9/8/17
May It Last: A Portrait Of The Avett Brothers Osci. 9/12/17
Unrest INDEP 9/22/17
Chavela MBox 10/4/17
Dina Orch. 10/7/17
Aida's Secrets MBox 11/3/17
Miss Kiet's Children Icar. 12/13/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD