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, #1101-1151
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 1030 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $2,009 14.6% 1 $2,009 $13,747 9/12/14
902 736 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
903 942 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
904 1142 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $418 3.1% 1 $418 $13,670 6/6/14
905 951 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $2,728 20.0% 1 $2,728 $13,614 8/8/14
906 1056 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
907 1009 Kicking It LibE $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
908 768 Red Obsession A23 $5,060 38.3% 2 $2,530 $13,199 9/6/13
909 1042 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $1,846 14.1% 1 $1,846 $13,137 5/16/14
910 769 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
911 947 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
912 846 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
913 705 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
914 844 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 31.5% 1 $4,051 $12,841 5/7/14
915 918 Children Underground Cmx. $3,075 24.0% 1 $3,075 $12,798 9/19/01
916 789 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
917 962 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
918 613 Watchers of the Sky MBox $7,473 60.4% 4 $1,868 $12,382 10/17/14
919 730 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
920 949 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
921 907 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
922 862 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
923 893 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
924 695 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
925 813 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
926 897 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
927 798 Defamation FRun $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
928 639 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
929 658 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
930 809 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
931 827 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
932 754 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
933 1004 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
934 836 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
935 631 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
936 770 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
937 930 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
938 714 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
939 793 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
940 850 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
941 978 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
942 686 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
943 1026 The Final Member Drft. $2,064 18.1% 7 $295 $11,428 4/18/14
944 950 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
945 618 Family Fundamentals Focus $7,352 64.8% 4 $1,838 $11,344 10/11/02
946 841 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
947 778 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
948 1007 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $2,233 20.3% 1 $2,233 $11,021 9/5/14
949 645 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
950 1033 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $1,962 18.0% 1 $1,962 $10,888 3/5/04
951 601 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
952 869 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
953 1043 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
954 858 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
955 819 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $4,438 42.2% 1 $4,438 $10,524 1/6/95
956 969 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
957 890 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
958 948 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
959 744 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $5,451 52.7% 2 $2,726 $10,347 12/13/13
960 964 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
961 1098 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
962 630 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
963 1070 Putin's Kiss KL $1,525 15.1% 1 $1,525 $10,082 2/17/12
964 932 The Informant MBox $2,947 29.3% 2 $1,474 $10,068 9/13/13
965 1137 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
966 807 Levitated Mass FRun $4,589 46.2% 1 $4,589 $9,940 9/5/14
967 1016 Kabbalah Me FRun $2,196 22.4% 1 $2,196 $9,816 8/22/14
968 1095 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
969 765 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $5,071 51.8% 1 $5,071 $9,791 1/16/04
970 676 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
971 873 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
972 884 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
973 855 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
974 926 The City Dark Argo. $2,983 32.2% 1 $2,983 $9,269 1/18/12
975 966 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
976 823 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
977 889 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
978 541 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
979 1057 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $1,671 18.4% 1 $1,671 $9,078 7/31/98
980 1115 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
981 857 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
982 945 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
983 611 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
984 1019 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
985 891 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
986 829 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
987 556 The Principle RM $8,657 100.0% 1 $8,657 $8,657 10/24/14
988 921 The Institute Argo. $3,017 35.7% 2 $1,509 $8,445 10/4/13
989 797 Red Hollywood CGld $4,760 56.5% 1 $4,760 $8,426 8/15/14
990 1101 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
991 914 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
992 977 Downloaded Abr. $2,504 29.9% 2 $1,252 $8,377 6/21/13
993 933 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
994 1025 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
995 1086 La Maison De La Radio KL $1,410 17.4% 1 $1,410 $8,095 9/4/13
996 967 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
997 906 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
998 1083 K2: Siren of the Himalayas FRun $1,421 17.7% 2 $711 $8,049 8/22/14
999 871 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
1000 1037 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
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, #1101-1151

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Picture Me Strand 9/17/10
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
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