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, #1101-1106
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
601 794 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
602 530 Love Etc. Pala. $8,781 20.1% 2 $4,391 $43,593 7/1/11
603 531 Orgasm Inc. FRun $8,773 17.9% 2 $4,387 $49,001 2/11/11
604 535 Future of Food Libre $8,721 10.7% 2 $4,360 $81,280 9/14/05
605 795 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
606 796 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
607 94 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
608 797 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
609 798 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
610 206 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
611 799 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
612 800 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
613 802 Design is One FRun $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
614 804 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
615 546 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
616 549 Bhutto FRun $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
617 806 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
618 344 The Invisible War Cdgm. $16,500 22.9% 4 $4,125 $71,968 6/22/12
619 416 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
620 807 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
621 808 The Garden Osci. $4,114 15.3% 1 $4,114 $26,931 4/24/09
622 145 Life in a Day NGE $45,202 17.9% 11 $4,109 $252,788 7/29/11
623 810 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
624 811 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
625 423 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
626 812 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
627 813 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
628 19 Babies Focus $2,160,460 29.5% 534 $4,046 $7,320,323 5/7/10
629 814 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
630 69 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $97,043 36.2% 24 $4,043 $267,965 6/24/11
631 558 Saving Marriage Reg. $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
632 815 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
633 816 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
634 252 Imelda Unco $24,077 12.0% 6 $4,012 $200,992 6/9/04
635 426 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
636 817 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
637 253 Soul Power SPC $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
638 818 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $3,981 15.6% 1 $3,981 $25,489 7/16/10
639 819 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
640 139 Into the Abyss IFC $47,559 21.2% 12 $3,963 $223,880 11/11/11
641 820 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
642 568 The Turandot Project Zeit. $7,877 23.5% 2 $3,938 $33,504 8/10/01
643 355 Stonewall Uprising FRun $15,729 12.3% 4 $3,932 $128,203 6/16/10
644 110 Sound City Vari. $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
645 356 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $15,656 7.8% 4 $3,914 $201,275 10/13/06
646 228 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
647 18 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $2,521,171 16.8% 652 $3,866 $15,012,935 5/24/91
648 575 Watermark EOne $7,724 9.1% 2 $3,862 $84,464 4/4/14
649 577 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
650 824 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
651 67 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $99,740 12.8% 26 $3,836 $776,699 10/5/90
652 825 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
653 826 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
654 581 Martha and Ethel SPC $7,622 8.3% 2 $3,811 $91,874 2/3/95
655 827 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
656 829 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 100.0% 1 $3,775 $3,775 3/31/12
657 584 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
658 830 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
659 439 The Heart of the Game Mira. $11,251 2.5% 3 $3,750 $445,374 6/9/06
660 440 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
661 832 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
662 833 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
663 834 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
664 835 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
665 837 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
666 838 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
667 839 Afghan Star Zeit. $3,671 3.6% 1 $3,671 $102,115 6/26/09
668 447 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
669 599 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
670 841 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
671 601 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $7,283 8.1% 2 $3,642 $89,521 3/13/09
672 842 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
673 843 Manakamana CGld $3,635 15.0% 1 $3,635 $24,182 4/18/14
674 844 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
675 604 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $7,235 24.4% 2 $3,617 $29,710 1/13/06
676 845 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
677 846 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $3,609 48.4% 1 $3,609 $7,451 6/2/06
678 848 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 25.6% 1 $3,596 $14,068 1/8/14
679 379 Magic Trip Magn. $14,367 9.3% 4 $3,592 $154,521 8/5/11
680 104 The Unknown Known RTWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
681 849 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
682 458 Le Joli Mai Icar. $10,662 23.3% 3 $3,554 $45,743 9/13/13
683 610 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
684 850 Herman's House FRun $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
685 851 Elevate Vari. $3,547 63.6% 1 $3,547 $5,580 10/21/11
686 852 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
687 853 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
688 462 Dancemaker AL $10,594 4.1% 3 $3,531 $256,780 3/3/99
689 854 Into Eternity ICir $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
690 855 Visual Acoustics Arth. $3,517 6.7% 1 $3,517 $52,467 10/9/09
691 322 New York Doll FInd. $17,583 8.0% 5 $3,516 $219,672 10/28/05
692 619 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 100.0% 2 $3,500 $7,000 12/16/11
693 856 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
694 857 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 8/23/02
695 249 Iraq in Fragments Arab $24,435 12.0% 7 $3,490 $204,462 11/8/06
696 858 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
697 859 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
698 329 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
699 157 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
700 623 Absolute Wilson NYer $6,879 10.4% 2 $3,439 $66,217 10/27/06
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,232,924-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1106

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15