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, #1001-1075
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
401 632 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
402 190 Into the Arms of Strangers WB $32,037 8.4% 5 $6,407 $382,807 9/15/00
403 294 Incident at Oglala Mira. $19,070 3.6% 3 $6,356 $536,848 5/8/92
404 634 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
405 85 Hecho En Mexico LGF $76,123 50.4% 12 $6,344 $151,133 11/30/12
406 295 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $19,032 7.9% 3 $6,344 $239,711 7/2/09
407 296 The Wonder of It All Indic. $18,988 2.4% 3 $6,329 $781,016 7/17/09
408 397 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $12,655 8.1% 2 $6,327 $155,320 3/7/01
409 636 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
410 398 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $12,623 3.4% 2 $6,311 $373,366 3/30/01
411 297 The Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure Cow. $18,931 0.8% 3 $6,310 $2,453,083 10/5/01
412 637 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
413 13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
414 147 Anita Gold. $44,114 27.5% 7 $6,302 $160,665 3/21/14
415 638 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
416 639 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
417 640 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
418 641 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
419 240 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $24,970 30.3% 4 $6,242 $82,378 5/26/00
420 400 When We Were Kings Gram. $12,479 0.4% 2 $6,239 $2,789,985 10/25/96
421 36 Marley Magn. $262,004 18.5% 42 $6,238 $1,413,480 4/20/12
422 642 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
423 643 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
424 645 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
425 646 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
426 647 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
427 648 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $6,157 15.8% 1 $6,157 $38,933 9/13/13
428 242 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
429 302 Hoop Dreams FL $18,396 0.2% 3 $6,132 $7,830,611 10/14/94
430 110 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $61,200 70.0% 10 $6,120 $87,400 7/28/06
431 649 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
432 650 Khodorkovsky KL $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
433 651 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
434 652 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
435 655 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
436 657 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
437 307 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
438 7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
439 658 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
440 204 Scratch Palm $29,677 10.2% 5 $5,935 $289,885 2/15/02
441 659 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
442 251 Screamers (2006) Maya $23,609 45.4% 4 $5,902 $52,034 12/8/06
443 661 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
444 662 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
445 663 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
446 664 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
447 665 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
448 667 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
449 205 The Armstrong Lie SPC $28,992 7.6% 5 $5,798 $383,294 11/8/13
450 3 One Direction: This is Us TriS $15,815,497 54.8% 2,735 $5,783 $28,873,374 8/30/13
451 11 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $4,632,847 60.0% 801 $5,783 $7,718,961 11/14/03
452 669 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
453 670 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
454 671 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
455 207 American Pimp 7Art $28,699 10.0% 5 $5,739 $287,724 6/9/00
456 672 OC87 FKF $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
457 673 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
458 325 The Cockettes Strand $17,118 7.8% 3 $5,706 $220,165 5/10/02
459 675 How to Grow a Band ICir $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
460 676 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
461 677 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
462 327 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $17,034 10.2% 3 $5,678 $167,508 9/10/10
463 678 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $5,677 11.2% 1 $5,677 $50,605 9/27/96
464 679 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
465 680 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
466 96 The Wildest Dream NGE $67,848 7.6% 12 $5,654 $898,137 8/6/10
467 329 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $16,962 9.0% 3 $5,654 $189,416 11/5/10
468 257 Arctic Tale ParV $22,607 2.7% 4 $5,651 $833,532 7/25/07
469 143 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $45,138 2.7% 8 $5,642 $1,678,874 6/28/06
470 180 For All Mankind Apol. $33,777 4.4% 6 $5,629 $770,132 11/1/89
471 258 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
472 214 Somm Gold. $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
473 685 Of Time and the City Strand $5,595 17.1% 1 $5,595 $32,677 1/21/09
474 686 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
475 428 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
476 24 Good Hair RAtt. $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
477 687 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
478 688 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
479 146 Veil of Tears WF $44,358 61.5% 8 $5,545 $72,078 3/28/14
480 689 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
481 431 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $11,041 12.7% 2 $5,521 $86,637 6/13/12
482 691 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
483 692 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
484 693 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
485 694 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
486 695 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
487 435 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
488 436 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
489 697 These Birds Walk Osci. $5,454 17.9% 1 $5,454 $30,408 11/1/13
490 265 Protocols of Zion Think $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
491 225 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $27,095 8.5% 5 $5,419 $318,816 5/28/04
492 438 51 Birch Street Truly $10,827 12.8% 2 $5,413 $84,689 10/18/06
493 701 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
494 22 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
495 339 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $16,158 16.6% 3 $5,386 $97,362 1/9/04
496 72 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
497 443 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $10,749 12.4% 2 $5,374 $87,016 10/3/07
498 703 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
499 705 In a Dream ICir $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
500 450 Dancing in Jaffa IFC $10,564 28.6% 2 $5,282 $37,000 4/11/14
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 19 titles):
$7,671,94027.1%1,358$5,649$28,330,584-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1075

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. 8/1/08
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15