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, #1301-1399
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 599 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
2 596 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
3 585 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
4 550 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
5 545 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
6 530 Duran Duran: Unstaged P4 $110,746 - n/a - 9/10/14
7 525 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $112,159 14 n/a - 6/23/14
8 506 Finding Fela KL $120,980 11 n/a - 8/1/14
9 504 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
10 493 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $127,754 27 n/a - 9/26/14
11 480 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
12 471 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
13 456 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $151,942 80 n/a - 5/24/16
14 453 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
15 442 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
16 392 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
17 378 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
18 351 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
19 320 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
20 302 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
21 278 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
22 236 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
23 229 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
24 217 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
25 209 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
26 207 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
27 174 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
28 155 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/16
29 145 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
30 143 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
31 126 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
32 123 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
33 97 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
34 92 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
35 91 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
36 89 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
37 83 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
38 36 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
39 25 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
40 1156 Gringo Trails Icar. $8,349 2 $158 1 4/19/14
41 1305 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
42 1334 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
43 1301 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
44 1312 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
45 1335 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
46 1333 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
47 248 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
48 1346 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
49 1348 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
50 1005 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
51 1047 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
52 1352 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
53 1325 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
54 1308 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
55 1240 Marinoni: The Fire in the Frame FRun $4,696 3 $488 2 4/1/16
56 410 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
57 1214 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
58 1122 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
59 1345 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
60 1339 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
61 1139 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
62 1315 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
63 1148 Farewell to Hollywood ICir $8,601 3 $572 1 2/25/15
64 1349 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
65 1338 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
66 1347 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
67 1337 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
68 938 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
69 1336 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
70 1267 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
71 1340 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
72 1342 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
73 1281 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
74 1244 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
75 1327 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
76 1313 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
77 1331 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
78 1177 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
79 1241 Death Metal Angola TVC $4,674 1 $895 1 11/7/14
80 1324 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
81 1326 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
82 1227 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
83 1311 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
84 1026 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
85 1265 The Dying of the Light FRun $3,686 2 $996 1 4/7/16
86 1141 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
87 435 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
88 937 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
89 1329 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
90 1289 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
91 1321 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
92 1344 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
93 1343 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 2 $1,088 2 12/12/14
94 1318 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
95 244 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
96 1208 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
97 1341 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
98 1225 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
99 1040 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
100 1317 The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun $1,747 1 $1,153 1 2/6/15
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,224,092,801----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$906,06450$144,46730-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$655,180,708----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$28,486,1181,631$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, #1301-1399


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Dear Jesse Cow. 6/26/98
The Witness FR 6/3/16
Time to Choose Abr. 6/3/16
Germans & Jews FRun 6/10/16
De Palma A24 6/10/16
My Love, Don't Cross that River FM 6/17/16
Argentina FRun 6/17/16
From this Day Forward Argo. 6/24/16
Life, Animated Orch. 7/1/16
Indian Point FRun 7/8/16
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You MBox 7/8/16
Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party QF 7/15/16
Gleason ORF 7/29/16
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise PFR 9/16/16
Seasons MBox 11/11/16
Born in China BV 4/21/17
Compared to What? The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank PWP TBD