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, #1101-1128
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 888 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
902 843 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
903 874 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
904 679 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
905 796 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
906 878 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
907 781 Defamation FRun $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
908 624 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
909 643 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
910 792 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
911 809 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
912 738 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
913 983 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
914 817 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
915 616 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
916 754 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
917 911 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
918 698 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
919 777 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
920 831 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
921 958 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
922 670 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
923 1005 The Final Member Drft. $2,064 18.1% 7 $295 $11,428 4/18/14
924 930 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
925 603 Family Fundamentals Focus $7,352 64.8% 4 $1,838 $11,344 10/11/02
926 822 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
927 762 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
928 825 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 36.8% 1 $4,051 $11,022 5/7/14
929 630 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
930 1012 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $1,962 18.0% 1 $1,962 $10,888 3/5/04
931 587 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
932 850 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
933 1021 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
934 839 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
935 802 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $4,438 42.2% 1 $4,438 $10,524 1/6/95
936 949 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
937 871 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
938 928 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
939 728 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $5,451 52.7% 2 $2,726 $10,347 12/13/13
940 944 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
941 1076 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
942 615 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
943 1048 Putin's Kiss KL $1,525 15.1% 1 $1,525 $10,082 2/17/12
944 912 The Informant MBox $2,947 29.3% 2 $1,474 $10,068 9/13/13
945 1115 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
946 995 Kabbalah Me FRun $2,196 22.4% 1 $2,196 $9,816 8/22/14
947 1073 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
948 749 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $5,071 51.8% 1 $5,071 $9,791 1/16/04
949 660 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
950 854 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
951 865 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
952 836 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
953 907 The City Dark Argo. $2,983 32.2% 1 $2,983 $9,269 1/18/12
954 946 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
955 806 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
956 870 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
957 529 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
958 1035 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $1,671 18.4% 1 $1,671 $9,078 7/31/98
959 1093 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
960 838 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
961 925 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
962 597 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
963 998 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
964 872 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
965 811 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
966 902 The Institute Argo. $3,017 35.7% 2 $1,509 $8,445 10/4/13
967 1079 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
968 895 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
969 957 Downloaded Abr. $2,504 29.9% 2 $1,252 $8,377 6/21/13
970 913 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
971 1004 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
972 1064 La Maison De La Radio KL $1,410 17.4% 1 $1,410 $8,095 9/4/13
973 947 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
974 887 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
975 852 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
976 1016 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
977 1015 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
978 903 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
979 884 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
980 584 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
981 765 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $4,920 64.0% 5 $984 $7,690 5/14/04
982 986 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $2,233 29.1% 1 $2,233 $7,678 9/5/14
983 936 Last Days Here IFC $2,671 34.9% 1 $2,671 $7,643 3/2/12
984 1120 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $418 5.5% 1 $418 $7,562 6/6/14
985 696 I Am Eleven ICir $5,800 77.1% 2 $2,900 $7,526 9/12/14
986 840 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
987 858 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $3,609 48.4% 1 $3,609 $7,451 6/2/06
988 1019 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
989 1099 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
990 849 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
991 815 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
992 790 Levitated Mass FRun $4,589 65.5% 1 $4,589 $7,005 9/5/14
993 627 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 100.0% 2 $3,500 $7,000 12/16/11
994 952 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
995 873 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
996 829 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
997 758 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
998 791 Assaulted: Civil Rights Under Fire HTR $4,570 66.2% 17 $269 $6,905 6/20/13
999 1049 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
1000 794 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
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, #1101-1128

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Jupiter's Wife AL 8/18/95
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 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