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, #1101-1134
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 1132 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
2 1135 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $189 8.0% 1 $189 $2,363 6/13/14
3 1030 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $1,798 26.9% 9 $200 $6,684 11/19/10
4 1079 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
5 1134 America Betrayed FRun $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
6 796 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $4,570 66.2% 17 $269 $6,905 6/20/13
7 1011 The Final Member Drft. $2,064 18.1% 7 $295 $11,428 4/18/14
8 1027 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
9 1114 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
10 1133 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
11 1131 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
12 1094 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 100.0% 3 $362 $1,088 12/8/06
13 62 Trekkies ParC $125,636 39.5% 339 $370 $318,246 5/21/99
14 1130 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
15 1129 A People Uncounted FRun $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
16 1128 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
17 1127 Carbon Nation CWM $402 2.4% 1 $402 $16,901 5/7/10
18 1081 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,232 85.6% 3 $410 $1,440 2/19/03
19 1107 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $822 42.9% 2 $411 $1,916 9/24/10
20 1126 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $418 3.3% 1 $418 $12,614 6/6/14
21 1125 Triumph of the Wall FRun $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
22 1104 Souldier PDF $900 60.0% 2 $450 $1,500 2/21/14
23 1124 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
24 39 I Want Your Money Free $249,428 57.5% 537 $464 $433,588 10/15/10
25 1123 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
26 975 Fraude Maya $2,369 65.1% 5 $474 $3,637 10/10/08
27 29 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $464,170 76.9% 962 $483 $603,894 2/8/08
28 50 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $149,879 63.6% 304 $493 $235,659 8/8/14
29 415 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $12,759 55.4% 25 $510 $23,043 7/18/14
30 955 Next Goal Wins KE $2,568 6.0% 5 $514 $43,089 4/25/14
31 1122 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
32 1121 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
33 1120 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
34 1008 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
35 1119 The Color of Olives Arab $555 47.5% 1 $555 $1,169 7/12/06
36 1118 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
37 1088 Head Games Vari. $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
38 1117 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
39 1116 Food Beware FRun $595 50.4% 1 $595 $1,181 10/16/09
40 1115 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
41 169 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
42 1077 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
43 1113 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
44 1112 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
45 949 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
46 235 Cool It RAtt. $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
47 1111 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
48 1067 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $1,421 22.1% 2 $711 $6,429 8/22/14
49 665 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
50 1063 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $1,460 28.7% 2 $730 $5,095 10/24/08
51 1110 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
52 1060 To the Limit FRun $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
53 983 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
54 195 The Hip Hop Project Think $32,520 70.4% 42 $774 $46,208 5/11/07
55 1109 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $779 16.8% 1 $779 $4,630 5/5/06
56 839 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
57 1108 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
58 1051 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
59 73 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 100.0% 116 $801 $93,000 10/22/04
60 1047 Half the Road FRun $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
61 1046 American Made Movie Vari. $1,613 3.6% 2 $807 $45,175 8/30/13
62 1106 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
63 877 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
64 220 Rock School PicH $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
65 943 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 100.0% 3 $882 $2,647 12/9/11
66 1034 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $1,772 71.1% 2 $886 $2,493 4/14/06
67 1105 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
68 1032 This Binary Universe Indic. $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
69 461 Ever Again RM $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
70 149 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 100.0% 50 $900 $45,000 3/8/13
71 937 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
72 857 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
73 317 Mansome Pala. $18,395 50.7% 20 $920 $36,280 5/18/12
74 1103 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $937 62.8% 1 $937 $1,492 3/2/12
75 1024 Up for Grabs L/Z $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
76 49 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $150,337 52.1% 157 $958 $288,312 6/15/12
77 920 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
78 1102 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
79 1101 Patagonia Rising FRun $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
80 1100 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
81 1017 Voices in Wartime Libre $1,966 9.5% 2 $983 $20,702 4/8/05
82 770 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $4,920 64.0% 5 $984 $7,690 5/14/04
83 838 Hellbound? A23 $3,938 17.2% 4 $985 $22,887 9/21/12
84 1099 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
85 1013 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
86 1098 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
87 1097 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
88 1096 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
89 268 To Be Takei SM $22,846 43.3% 22 $1,038 $52,823 8/22/14
90 1010 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
91 553 Mandela Palm $8,413 20.0% 8 $1,051 $42,056 3/21/97
92 104 Go Tigers! IFC $64,479 42.5% 61 $1,057 $151,779 9/21/01
93 1009 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
94 1095 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
95 1002 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
96 1093 Children of Fate FRun $1,099 63.2% 1 $1,099 $1,738 11/23/93
97 1000 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
98 995 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 100.0% 2 $1,107 $2,214 2/24/06
99 245 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
100 1092 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $1,114 0.2% 1 $1,114 $453,650 1/29/10
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,286,590-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1134

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
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
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15