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, #1101-1126
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1001 1066 Whiz Kids Shad. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
1002 1067 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
1003 938 Everything's Cool CityL $2,641 54.0% 2 $1,320 $4,890 11/23/07
1004 1068 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
1005 951 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $2,546 17.6% 2 $1,273 $14,471 10/2/09
1006 746 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $5,075 16.9% 4 $1,268 $29,976 5/23/07
1007 838 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
1008 955 Downloaded Abr. $2,504 29.9% 2 $1,252 $8,377 6/21/13
1009 284 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
1010 1070 No Restraint IFC $1,241 7.7% 1 $1,241 $16,136 12/20/06
1011 670 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $6,199 25.9% 5 $1,240 $23,899 11/15/13
1012 1072 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
1013 961 Bookers Place Trib. $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
1014 1074 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
1015 1075 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
1016 964 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
1017 1076 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
1018 779 Defamation FRun $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
1019 1077 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
1020 1078 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
1021 782 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
1022 1079 On the Rumba River FRun $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
1023 628 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
1024 1081 The Only Real Game TORG $1,130 21.0% 1 $1,130 $5,384 3/7/14
1025 283 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $21,381 75.4% 19 $1,125 $28,365 4/7/00
1026 1082 The Ister Icar. $1,124 100.0% 1 $1,124 $1,124 2/10/06
1027 1083 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $1,119 18.2% 1 $1,119 $6,132 8/16/13
1028 1084 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
1029 244 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
1030 987 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 100.0% 2 $1,107 $2,214 2/24/06
1031 992 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
1032 1085 Children of Fate FRun $1,099 63.2% 1 $1,099 $1,738 11/23/93
1033 994 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
1034 1087 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
1035 1001 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
1036 104 Go Tigers! IFC $64,479 42.5% 61 $1,057 $151,779 9/21/01
1037 549 Mandela Palm $8,413 20.0% 8 $1,051 $42,056 3/21/97
1038 1002 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
1039 1088 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
1040 1089 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
1041 1090 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
1042 1005 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
1043 1091 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
1044 831 Hellbound? A23 $3,938 17.2% 4 $985 $22,887 9/21/12
1045 763 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $4,920 64.0% 5 $984 $7,690 5/14/04
1046 1009 Voices in Wartime Libre $1,966 9.5% 2 $983 $20,702 4/8/05
1047 1092 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
1048 1093 Patagonia Rising FRun $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
1049 1094 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
1050 913 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
1051 49 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $150,337 52.1% 157 $958 $288,312 6/15/12
1052 1016 Up for Grabs L/Z $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
1053 1095 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $937 62.8% 1 $937 $1,492 3/2/12
1054 315 Mansome Pala. $18,395 50.7% 20 $920 $36,280 5/18/12
1055 850 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
1056 930 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
1057 149 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 100.0% 50 $900 $45,000 3/8/13
1058 457 Ever Again RM $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
1059 1024 This Binary Universe Indic. $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
1060 1097 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
1061 1026 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $1,772 71.1% 2 $886 $2,493 4/14/06
1062 936 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 100.0% 3 $882 $2,647 12/9/11
1063 219 Rock School PicH $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
1064 870 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
1065 1098 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
1066 1038 American Made Movie Vari. $1,613 3.6% 2 $807 $45,175 8/30/13
1067 1039 Half the Road FRun $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
1068 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
1069 1043 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
1070 1100 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
1071 832 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
1072 1101 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $779 16.8% 1 $779 $4,630 5/5/06
1073 194 The Hip Hop Project Think $32,520 70.4% 42 $774 $46,208 5/11/07
1074 975 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
1075 1052 To the Limit FRun $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
1076 1102 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
1077 1055 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $1,460 28.7% 2 $730 $5,095 10/24/08
1078 658 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
1079 1059 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $1,421 53.1% 2 $711 $2,674 8/22/14
1080 1103 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
1081 234 Cool It RAtt. $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
1082 942 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
1083 1104 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
1084 1105 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
1085 1069 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
1086 168 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
1087 1107 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
1088 1108 Food Beware FRun $595 50.4% 1 $595 $1,181 10/16/09
1089 1109 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
1090 1080 Head Games Vari. $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
1091 1110 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
1092 1111 The Color of Olives Arab $555 47.5% 1 $555 $1,169 7/12/06
1093 1000 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
1094 1112 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
1095 1113 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
1096 1114 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
1097 948 Next Goal Wins KE $2,568 6.0% 5 $514 $43,089 4/25/14
1098 411 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $12,759 55.4% 25 $510 $23,043 7/18/14
1099 50 James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA $149,879 63.6% 304 $493 $235,659 8/8/14
1100 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
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, #1101-1126

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 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
God the Father RM 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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15