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, #1401-1434
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 489 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
2 480 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
3 462 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
4 399 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
5 384 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
6 357 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
7 343 Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things Gathr $261,865 80 n/a - 5/24/16
8 326 The Anonymous People AM $284,147 13 n/a - 8/16/13
9 309 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
10 284 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
11 242 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
12 235 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
13 222 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
14 214 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $612,717 11 n/a - 9/6/13
15 212 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
16 179 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
17 159 Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus Thinking Man $925,576 652 n/a - 1/19/15
18 148 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
19 146 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
20 130 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
21 127 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
22 100 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
23 95 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
24 94 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
25 92 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
26 86 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
27 26 Jerusalem NGE $8,020,721 33 n/a - 9/13/13
28 - Dressed Dress. n/a 1 n/a 1 2/4/11
29 - The Sky Turns (El cielo gira) NYer n/a 1 n/a 1 2/11/11
30 - General Orders No. 9 Vari. n/a 1 n/a 1 6/24/11
31 - The People vs. George Lucas WHE n/a 1 n/a 1 5/6/11
32 - Programming the Nation? ICir n/a 1 n/a 1 8/19/11
33 - We Were Here RF n/a 1 n/a 1 9/9/11
34 - Family Portrait in Black and White FPE n/a 1 n/a 1 7/13/12
35 1388 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
36 1385 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
37 1384 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
38 1383 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
39 1382 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
40 1381 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
41 1378 The Tower (2014) MBox $1,117 1 $726 1 11/7/14
42 1377 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
43 1376 Yalom's Cure FRun $1,164 1 $684 1 3/11/16
44 1375 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
45 1374 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
46 1372 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
47 1370 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
48 1369 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
49 1368 The Silence of Mark Rothko Icar. $1,422 1 $268 1 4/21/16
50 1366 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
51 1364 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
52 1363 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
53 1362 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
54 1361 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
55 1360 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
56 1358 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
57 1356 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
58 1355 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
59 1354 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
60 1353 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
61 1352 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
62 1351 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 1 $1,796 1 11/30/07
63 1350 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
64 1347 Algorithms FRun $2,021 1 $317 1 10/17/14
65 1346 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
66 1343 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
67 1342 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
68 1341 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 1 $2,338 1 10/12/12
69 1340 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
70 1339 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 1 $2,377 1 10/21/05
71 1338 Looking for an Icon Icar. $2,393 1 $1,760 1 5/9/07
72 1337 From the East Icar. $2,436 1 $564 1 4/17/16
73 1336 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
74 1335 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
75 1333 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,500 1 $2,200 1 5/17/02
76 1332 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 1 $2,517 1 2/27/04
77 1330 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
78 1329 The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West FRun $2,852 1 $1,744 1 5/6/16
79 1328 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
80 1327 Wetlands Preserved FRun $2,970 1 $1,736 1 3/14/08
81 1326 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,992 1 $2,537 1 10/29/08
82 1325 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 1 $2,996 1 5/20/05
83 1324 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 1 $3,000 1 2/28/14
84 1323 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
85 1322 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $3,078 1 $1,764 1 8/14/13
86 1321 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 1 $3,081 1 10/17/08
87 1320 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
88 1319 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 1 $3,100 1 10/31/14
89 1317 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $3,109 1 $1,668 1 7/18/97
90 1316 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
91 1315 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
92 1313 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
93 1312 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 1 $3,384 1 9/28/07
94 1311 The Hacker Wars Vita. $3,470 1 $2,958 1 10/17/14
95 1310 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 1 $3,500 1 8/23/02
96 1309 Building Hope NobP $3,500 1 $3,500 1 6/3/11
97 1308 Sister Helen Cn4 $3,541 1 $2,163 1 10/24/03
98 1306 Journeys with George Cn4 $3,588 1 $2,264 1 3/14/03
99 1305 Moog Plx. $3,604 1 $2,227 1 9/24/04
100 1303 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $3,642 1 $2,363 1 9/19/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,248,829,341----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$900,38250$141,16829-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$667,541,570----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$27,814,2321,614$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, #1401-1434


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Tchoupitoulas Osci. 12/7/12
The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger Icar. 8/31/16
Author: The JT LeRoy Story Magn. 9/9/16
Dancer IFC 9/9/16
Cameraperson Jan. 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 Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Abr. 9/16/16
The Lovers and the Despot Magn. 9/23/16
The Ruins of Lifta FRun 9/23/16
Danny Says Magn. 9/30/16
Among the Believers FRun 9/30/16
We Are X Drft. 10/21/16
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