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, #1201-1267
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1037 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $9,802 10 $1,239 6 10/18/13
2 1206 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,719 1 $1,239 1 3/22/13
3 1217 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,440 3 $1,232 3 2/19/03
4 1031 Shepard and Dark MBox $10,278 3 $1,226 1 9/25/13
5 1185 Beautopia Wells $2,870 1 $1,219 1 3/5/99
6 1137 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $4,816 2 $1,197 1 2/8/13
7 1062 Glastonbury Think $8,419 3 $1,179 1 2/23/07
8 919 Nenette Kino $18,009 3 $1,176 1 12/22/10
9 1207 On the Rumba River FRun $1,698 1 $1,156 1 6/6/08
10 963 Head Games Vari. $14,056 5 $1,152 2 9/21/12
11 1126 The Only Real Game TORG $5,384 1 $1,130 1 3/7/14
12 1227 The Ister Icar. $1,124 1 $1,124 1 2/10/06
13 1110 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $6,132 2 $1,119 1 8/16/13
14 222 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $453,650 12 $1,114 1 1/29/10
15 1205 Children of Fate FRun $1,738 1 $1,099 1 11/23/93
16 1228 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 3 $1,088 3 12/8/06
17 1208 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,677 1 $1,082 1 5/2/14
18 1179 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $3,062 1 $1,036 1 9/16/11
19 1216 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,475 1 $1,035 1 6/15/07
20 868 So Much So Fast Bal. $21,525 3 $1,015 1 10/11/06
21 398 Hybrid Indic. $164,386 2 $1,008 1 5/10/02
22 1052 Three Stars FRun $8,942 1 $1,003 1 9/21/12
23 948 Dumbstruck Truly $15,379 2 $981 1 4/15/11
24 1201 Patagonia Rising FRun $2,064 1 $981 1 6/8/12
25 1128 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $5,202 1 $980 1 2/29/08
26 1213 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $1,492 1 $937 1 3/2/12
27 1211 Souldier PDF $1,500 2 $900 2 2/21/14
28 1085 Casting About Kino $7,279 2 $893 1 5/11/07
29 1218 Monumental FRun $1,430 1 $842 1 7/22/05
30 1202 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $1,916 2 $822 2 9/24/10
31 1214 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $1,479 1 $789 1 2/9/05
32 1141 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $4,630 1 $779 1 5/5/06
33 1173 Plastic Planet FRun $3,164 2 $740 1 1/14/11
34 1160 Brothers in Arms FRun $3,664 2 $658 1 8/27/04
35 1223 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $1,246 1 $642 1 8/5/05
36 869 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $21,507 3 $630 1 12/7/07
37 1224 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $1,217 2 $619 2 6/15/07
38 1231 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 1 $604 1 12/3/04
39 1225 Food Beware FRun $1,181 1 $595 1 10/16/09
40 1233 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 1 $577 1 2/9/07
41 1203 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $1,884 1 $563 1 1/19/05
42 1050 ABC Africa NYer $9,075 1 $559 1 5/3/02
43 1226 The Color of Olives Arab $1,169 1 $555 1 7/12/06
44 1229 Beyond Hatred FRun $949 1 $533 1 6/15/07
45 1035 Act of God Zeit. $9,955 1 $522 1 7/31/09
46 1116 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $5,757 1 $516 1 8/3/12
47 375 Lost Boys of Sudan Shad. $188,467 8 $512 1 8/22/03
48 1198 The Big Question Think $2,248 3 $466 1 3/17/06
49 1212 Making Grace FRun $1,496 1 $456 1 7/20/05
50 1236 Triumph of the Wall FRun $476 1 $430 1 5/31/13
51 969 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $13,670 2 $418 1 6/6/14
52 928 Carbon Nation CWM $16,901 2 $402 1 5/7/10
53 1232 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $601 1 $402 1 11/23/12
54 1230 A People Uncounted FRun $930 1 $390 1 5/16/14
55 226 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $442,936 16 $379 1 1/19/07
56 1220 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $1,338 1 $357 1 7/13/05
57 1222 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $1,294 2 $319 2 12/12/12
58 1237 Algorithms FRun $427 1 $317 1 10/17/14
59 1191 Rank IFC $2,485 1 $314 1 6/28/06
60 1221 America Betrayed FRun $1,311 1 $245 1 3/27/09
61 1195 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $2,363 3 $189 1 6/13/14
62 31 Flying Monsters NGE $5,705,874 27 n/a 6 10/7/11
63 32 Jerusalem NGE $5,520,506 33 n/a - 9/13/13
64 76 Snowriders 2 WM $2,287,639 - n/a - 10/15/97
65 82 Snowriders WM $2,068,490 - n/a - 10/16/96
66 84 Endless Winter WM $1,966,454 - n/a - 10/20/95
67 85 Vertical Reality WM $1,951,429 - n/a - 10/19/94
68 90 Koyaanisqatsi IsAl $1,723,872 - n/a - 4/27/83
69 114 Chasing Ice SD $1,328,467 53 n/a - 11/9/12
70 117 Air Racers 3D 3D $1,309,987 10 n/a - 4/6/12
71 132 Burn CB $1,109,276 14 n/a - 7/24/12
72 134 Say Amen, Somebody MGM $1,108,299 - n/a - 3/11/83
73 160 Bill W. P124 $809,590 31 n/a - 5/18/12
74 190 Pumping Iron 2: The Women Cinc $628,050 - n/a - 5/3/85
75 198 Elvis On Tour 75th Anniversary WB $587,818 - n/a - 7/29/10
76 205 Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago FEF $550,722 11 n/a - 9/6/13
77 210 Sex Is... OutF $530,833 6 n/a - 5/7/93
78 216 Shut Up and Play the Hits Osci. $510,334 161 n/a - 7/18/12
79 253 The Source Wells $362,649 - n/a - 8/25/99
80 273 Nico-Icon Roxie $306,691 4 n/a - 9/8/95
81 315 A Place Called Chiapas Zeit. $252,546 - n/a - 11/4/98
82 342 10 Questions for the Dalai Lama Mont. $224,546 11 n/a - 4/27/07
83 357 Under the Electric Sky Focus $207,584 25 n/a - 5/29/14
84 377 The Anonymous People AM $187,459 13 n/a - 8/16/13
85 406 Chasing Madoff Cohen $157,612 9 n/a 9 8/26/11
86 418 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $153,088 12 n/a - 11/11/11
87 434 Waco: The Rules of Engagement Som. $142,193 5 n/a - 2/28/97
88 442 A Perfect Candidate 7Art $134,485 8 n/a - 6/19/96
89 463 Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train FRun $122,011 4 n/a - 6/18/04
90 467 Finding Fela KL $118,403 11 n/a - 8/1/14
91 498 Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview Magn. $105,710 13 n/a - 11/16/11
92 503 Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Abr. $103,028 76 n/a - 3/31/13
93 519 Penton: The John Penton Story Gathr $96,766 14 n/a - 6/23/14
94 536 Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve LibSt. $88,045 5 n/a - 9/6/13
95 545 Wretches & Jabberers A23 $84,610 1 n/a - 4/1/11
96 548 16 Days of Glory Par. $83,857 - n/a - 3/7/86
97 553 I Am Divine TFC $81,497 10 n/a 1 10/11/13
98 558 Bjork - Biophilia Live CP $80,090 14 n/a - 9/26/14
99 561 Harvest of Empire Onyx $79,627 2 n/a - 9/28/12
100 562 Radiant City All. $78,944 4 n/a - 3/30/07
TOTAL (All Movies):$1,091,406,783----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$883,01547$132,59327-
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, #1201-1267


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
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