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, #1101-1166
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 578 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
302 257 The Punk Singer IFC $24,729 20.1% 3 $8,243 $122,742 11/29/13
303 579 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
304 360 The House I Live In Abr. $16,453 7.8% 2 $8,227 $210,752 10/5/12
305 580 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $8,227 9.1% 1 $8,227 $90,066 11/7/08
306 164 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $41,104 7.7% 5 $8,221 $534,100 7/27/12
307 581 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $8,218 2.2% 1 $8,218 $370,218 3/1/13
308 196 The Green Prince MBox $32,698 12.7% 4 $8,175 $258,237 9/12/14
309 583 Pressure Cooker BevP $8,151 18.2% 1 $8,151 $44,803 5/27/09
310 584 Ballot Measure 9 Zeit. $8,143 15.1% 1 $8,143 $53,819 3/31/95
311 261 The Yes Men UA $24,373 9.5% 3 $8,124 $255,364 9/24/04
312 262 Mr. Death Lions $24,125 4.7% 3 $8,041 $507,941 12/29/99
313 586 Teenage Osci. $8,000 19.9% 1 $8,000 $40,169 3/14/14
314 587 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $7,980 18.6% 1 $7,980 $42,892 4/3/13
315 588 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
316 589 Crazy Horse Zipp. $7,963 5.0% 1 $7,963 $157,782 1/18/12
317 112 Gunner Palace Palm $63,520 10.5% 8 $7,940 $607,844 3/4/05
318 590 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $7,937 7.0% 1 $7,937 $113,966 4/19/13
319 591 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
320 592 The Interrupters CGld $7,920 2.8% 1 $7,920 $282,448 7/29/11
321 19 Meet the Mormons Purd. $2,509,808 42.7% 317 $7,917 $5,883,132 10/10/14
322 114 Lost in La Mancha IFC $63,303 8.6% 8 $7,912 $732,393 1/31/03
323 593 American Mustang Vita. $7,906 16.2% 1 $7,906 $48,700 1/17/14
324 369 The Other F Word Osci. $15,792 29.4% 2 $7,896 $53,714 11/4/11
325 594 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $7,882 7.0% 1 $7,882 $112,679 5/4/12
326 370 Dust to Glory IFC $15,757 2.5% 2 $7,878 $640,013 4/1/05
327 145 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $46,975 42.5% 6 $7,829 $110,577 10/1/04
328 597 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
329 598 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
330 599 Collapse Vita. $7,800 16.6% 1 $7,800 $46,964 11/6/09
331 600 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
332 601 Favela Rising Moch. $7,768 39.3% 1 $7,768 $19,781 6/2/06
333 374 After Tiller Osci. $15,500 21.5% 2 $7,750 $72,125 9/20/13
334 270 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
335 86 Tyson SPC $85,046 9.6% 11 $7,731 $887,918 4/24/09
336 603 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
337 605 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $7,685 28.4% 1 $7,685 $27,052 3/27/09
338 606 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
339 379 Afternoon of a Faun KL $15,292 8.9% 2 $7,646 $172,450 2/5/14
340 607 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
341 381 No Impact Man Osci. $15,215 15.2% 2 $7,608 $100,028 9/11/09
342 609 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $7,607 1.4% 1 $7,607 $563,482 7/10/98
343 382 Kings of Pastry FRun $15,162 4.5% 2 $7,581 $336,386 9/15/10
344 610 Word Wars 7Art $7,559 6.8% 1 $7,559 $110,617 5/28/04
345 385 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $15,096 14.2% 2 $7,548 $105,998 7/3/13
346 612 Big Men Abr. $7,539 13.4% 1 $7,539 $56,286 3/14/14
347 613 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $7,520 27.5% 1 $7,520 $27,344 2/1/06
348 614 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
349 615 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $7,511 13.6% 1 $7,511 $55,398 1/13/06
350 616 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
351 617 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
352 619 On the Ropes Wells $7,431 15.9% 1 $7,431 $46,737 8/18/99
353 620 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $7,412 2.4% 1 $7,412 $312,751 10/5/07
354 621 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $7,412 18.1% 1 $7,412 $41,040 10/12/01
355 82 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $88,709 12.8% 12 $7,392 $691,880 2/11/05
356 46 Gonzo Magn. $191,942 15.3% 26 $7,382 $1,252,100 7/4/08
357 622 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $7,359 12.1% 1 $7,359 $60,862 3/28/03
358 174 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
359 624 We Live in Public Abr. $7,325 17.6% 1 $7,325 $41,711 8/28/09
360 625 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
361 626 God Loves Uganda Vari. $7,300 14.2% 1 $7,300 $51,229 10/11/13
362 176 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
363 630 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
364 394 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
365 631 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
366 633 Alive Inside B360 $7,200 2.8% 1 $7,200 $256,682 7/18/14
367 290 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $21,500 43.4% 3 $7,167 $49,591 5/2/14
368 123 Murderball Think $57,286 3.7% 8 $7,160 $1,531,154 7/8/05
369 398 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $14,321 41.6% 2 $7,160 $34,402 2/9/96
370 634 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
371 636 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
372 637 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
373 638 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 39.5% 1 $7,105 $17,992 8/2/13
374 640 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
375 224 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
376 642 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
377 643 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
378 403 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
379 644 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
380 645 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
381 646 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
382 647 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
383 294 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $21,098 10.5% 3 $7,033 $200,036 8/16/13
384 64 Fed Up RTWC $126,028 8.2% 18 $7,002 $1,538,899 5/9/14
385 406 The Island President Gold. $13,998 18.3% 2 $6,999 $76,398 3/28/12
386 649 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
387 650 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
388 234 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
389 411 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
390 300 Spinning Plates TFA $20,717 18.4% 3 $6,906 $112,449 10/25/13
391 101 Heavy Petting Skou $69,007 25.3% 10 $6,900 $272,371 9/22/89
392 413 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $13,744 10.1% 2 $6,872 $135,554 5/23/14
393 302 To Be and to Have NYer $20,528 2.6% 3 $6,842 $777,129 9/19/03
394 303 The Last Days Oct. $20,492 4.9% 3 $6,830 $421,432 2/5/99
395 4 Chimpanzee BV $10,673,748 36.8% 1,563 $6,829 $28,972,764 4/20/12
396 653 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
397 654 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
398 655 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
399 15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
400 656 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $6,776 3.0% 1 $6,776 $225,682 8/16/00
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, #1101-1166

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/19/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
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