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, #1201-1272
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 114 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
2 90 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
3 85 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
4 84 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
5 82 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
6 76 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
7 32 Jerusalem NGE $5,520,506 33 n/a - 9/13/13
8 31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
9 1198 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
10 1225 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
11 1194 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
12 1223 Algorithms FRun $1,360 1 $317 1 10/17/14
13 1226 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
14 1224 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
15 226 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
16 1234 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
17 1236 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
18 931 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
19 973 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
20 1240 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
21 1215 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
22 1201 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
23 376 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
24 1119 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
25 1037 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
26 1233 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
27 1230 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
28 1053 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
29 1206 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
30 1237 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
31 1229 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
32 1235 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
33 1228 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
34 871 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
35 1227 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
36 1163 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
37 1176 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
38 1144 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
39 1217 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
40 1205 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
41 1221 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
42 1088 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
43 1214 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
44 1216 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
45 1131 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
46 1204 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
47 950 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
48 1054 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
49 400 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
50 870 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
51 1219 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
52 1182 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
53 1211 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
54 1232 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
55 1208 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
56 222 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
57 1113 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
58 1231 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
59 1129 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
60 966 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
61 1210 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
62 922 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
63 1065 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
64 1140 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
65 1188 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
66 1033 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
67 1220 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
68 1209 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
69 1040 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
70 941 No Restraint IFC $16,136 6 $1,241 1 12/20/06
71 371 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $194,533 16 $1,242 2 9/25/09
72 1213 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,605 1 $1,292 1 9/3/04
73 1130 Rock the Bells 7Art $5,347 1 $1,325 1 4/11/07
74 1128 Whiz Kids Shad. $5,386 2 $1,333 1 6/4/10
75 1200 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $2,324 1 $1,340 1 6/8/07
76 1159 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $3,804 1 $1,350 1 8/3/12
77 670 American Casino Argo. $50,437 3 $1,397 1 8/14/09
78 1070 La Maison De La Radio KL $8,095 1 $1,410 1 9/4/13
79 876 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $20,944 1 $1,410 1 7/21/06
80 1189 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $2,648 1 $1,415 1 1/24/14
81 1073 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $8,049 2 $1,421 2 8/22/14
82 1179 What Now? Remind Me CGld $3,089 1 $1,434 1 8/8/14
83 952 Only the Young Osci. $15,312 2 $1,446 1 12/7/12
84 1109 The Beat Hotel FRun $6,480 1 $1,458 1 3/30/12
85 1133 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $5,095 2 $1,460 2 10/24/08
86 1147 The End of Time FRun $4,375 1 $1,468 1 11/29/13
87 1218 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 1 $1,476 1 12/7/07
88 918 To the Limit FRun $18,254 2 $1,483 2 6/13/08
89 1173 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $3,242 1 $1,492 1 10/7/11
90 625 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $60,064 3 $1,492 1 11/2/12
91 303 Life and Debt NYer $263,107 4 $1,494 1 6/16/01
92 1175 The Backyard Hiqi $3,200 1 $1,500 1 8/29/03
93 927 Dear Jesse Cow. $17,744 3 $1,508 1 6/26/98
94 1100 Speaking in Strings 7Art $6,859 2 $1,519 1 9/10/99
95 1035 Putin's Kiss KL $10,082 1 $1,525 1 2/17/12
96 1195 Men at Lunch FRun $2,483 1 $1,530 1 9/20/13
97 868 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $21,579 6 $1,570 1 6/29/07
98 954 El Inmigrante Indic. $15,100 2 $1,578 2 7/13/07
99 754 Twist (1993) Trit $36,875 6 $1,589 1 7/16/93
100 1102 Before You Know It TFC $6,717 3 $1,591 1 5/30/14
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,092,099,759----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$881,43647$132,44927-
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, #1201-1272


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Picture Me Strand 9/17/10
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
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