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, #1001-1077
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 609 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $6,776 3.0% 1 $6,776 $225,682 8/16/00
302 925 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
303 101 The Unknown Known RTWC $64,315 28.6% 18 $3,573 $224,646 4/4/14
304 136 Into the Abyss IFC $47,559 21.2% 12 $3,963 $223,880 11/11/11
305 325 The Cockettes Strand $17,118 7.8% 3 $5,706 $220,165 5/10/02
306 313 New York Doll FInd. $17,583 8.0% 5 $3,516 $219,672 10/28/05
307 299 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
308 522 Bus 174 Think $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
309 460 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $10,337 4.8% 2 $5,169 $216,110 6/13/08
310 154 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
311 413 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
312 557 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
313 336 The House I Live In Abr. $16,453 7.8% 2 $8,227 $210,752 10/5/12
314 476 Mondovino Think $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
315 529 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
316 475 Sweetgrass CGld $9,870 4.8% 1 $9,870 $207,473 1/6/10
317 248 Soul Power SPC $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
318 232 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $26,101 12.7% 2 $13,051 $205,246 2/13/98
319 536 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
320 244 Iraq in Fragments Arab $24,435 12.0% 7 $3,490 $204,462 11/8/06
321 347 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $15,656 7.8% 4 $3,914 $201,275 10/13/06
322 247 Imelda Unco $24,077 12.0% 6 $4,012 $200,992 6/9/04
323 383 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
324 273 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $21,098 10.5% 3 $7,033 $200,036 8/16/13
325 489 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
326 269 South of the Border Libre $21,545 10.8% 1 $21,545 $198,600 6/25/10
327 499 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $9,242 4.7% 2 $4,621 $194,721 6/5/09
328 1024 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
329 91 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
330 442 Mondo New York 4&B $10,752 5.6% 1 $10,752 $193,209 4/22/88
331 329 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $16,962 9.0% 3 $5,654 $189,416 11/5/10
332 478 Waste Land Arth. $9,806 5.2% 1 $9,806 $187,716 10/29/10
333 89 Jig Scre. $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
334 352 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $15,411 8.4% 1 $15,411 $183,342 9/23/11
335 455 Chop Suey Zeit. $10,472 5.8% 1 $10,472 $179,914 10/5/01
336 132 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
337 467 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
338 265 Protocols of Zion Think $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
339 210 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $28,340 15.9% 6 $4,723 $177,729 3/30/12
340 415 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
341 150 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
342 526 Touch the Sound Shad. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
343 477 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
344 214 Somm Gold. $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
345 187 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $32,598 18.9% 3 $10,866 $172,225 6/12/09
346 332 Crude FRun $16,595 9.7% 1 $16,595 $170,295 9/9/09
347 327 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $17,034 10.2% 3 $5,678 $167,508 9/10/10
348 545 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
349 220 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
350 511 The Five Obstructions Koch $8,940 5.4% 1 $8,940 $165,845 5/26/04
351 636 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
352 147 Anita Gold. $44,114 27.5% 7 $6,302 $160,665 3/21/14
353 632 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
354 202 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
355 546 Crazy Horse Zipp. $7,963 5.0% 1 $7,963 $157,782 1/18/12
356 406 Free the Mind ICir $12,215 7.8% 1 $12,215 $157,201 5/3/13
357 421 Derrida Zeit. $11,473 7.3% 1 $11,473 $157,200 10/23/02
358 679 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
359 358 One Day in September SPC $15,149 9.7% 5 $3,029 $156,818 11/17/00
360 625 Horse Boy Zeit. $6,554 4.2% 3 $2,185 $156,612 9/30/09
361 119 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
362 397 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $12,655 8.1% 2 $6,327 $155,320 3/7/01
363 140 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
364 369 Magic Trip Magn. $14,367 9.3% 4 $3,592 $154,521 8/5/11
365 183 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
366 384 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $13,802 9.0% 1 $13,802 $152,791 4/17/13
367 513 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
368 100 Go Tigers! IFC $64,479 42.5% 61 $1,057 $151,779 9/21/01
369 85 Hecho En Mexico LGF $76,123 50.4% 12 $6,344 $151,133 11/30/12
370 316 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $17,482 11.6% 2 $8,741 $150,886 10/21/11
371 432 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $10,998 7.3% 1 $10,998 $150,268 8/22/03
372 168 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
373 573 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
374 304 American Promise RFG $18,300 12.5% 2 $9,150 $146,702 10/18/13
375 652 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
376 354 Afternoon of a Faun KL $15,292 10.6% 2 $7,646 $144,870 2/5/14
377 479 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $9,805 6.8% 1 $9,805 $144,601 7/7/06
378 128 Thunder Soul RAtt. $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
379 818 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
380 388 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $13,444 9.5% 1 $13,444 $141,504 4/22/05
381 532 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $8,318 5.9% 1 $8,318 $140,000 1/3/97
382 608 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
383 192 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $31,800 23.2% 3 $10,600 $137,042 11/22/13
384 290 The Other Dream Team TFA $19,821 14.7% 2 $9,911 $135,228 9/28/12
385 323 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $17,154 12.9% 2 $8,577 $133,058 10/18/02
386 429 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $11,143 8.4% 1 $11,143 $132,782 7/25/07
387 641 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
388 530 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
389 484 Kumare KL $9,601 7.3% 1 $9,601 $132,160 6/20/12
390 211 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
391 76 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $87,743 66.6% 9 $9,749 $131,687 3/28/14
392 586 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
393 387 4 Little Girls GV $13,528 10.4% 1 $13,528 $130,146 7/9/97
394 166 Kids For Cash Pala. $36,639 28.2% 4 $9,160 $130,127 2/7/14
395 507 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $9,098 7.0% 1 $9,098 $129,988 12/2/05
396 346 Stonewall Uprising FRun $15,729 12.3% 4 $3,932 $128,203 6/16/10
397 175 A Band Called Death Drft. $34,839 27.4% 15 $2,323 $127,257 6/28/13
398 282 DIG! Palm $20,437 16.1% 2 $10,218 $127,067 10/1/04
399 242 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
400 197 Escape Fire RAtt. $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 19 titles):
$7,672,05927.0%1,358$5,650$28,414,111-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1077

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
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
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