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, #1101-1134
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
34 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $279,219 45.5% 163 $1,713 $614,138 10/1/04
33 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $281,330 1.2% 4 $70,332 $24,146,161 5/24/06
32 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $309,455 41.7% 221 $1,400 $741,557 3/27/09
31 Paris is Burning Mira. $310,127 8.2% 23 $13,483 $3,779,620 8/9/91
30 First Descent Uni. $438,615 58.4% 243 $1,805 $750,805 12/2/05
29 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $464,170 76.9% 962 $483 $603,894 2/8/08
28 Super Size Me IDP $516,641 4.5% 41 $12,601 $11,536,423 5/7/04
27 The Endless Summer II NL $657,292 30.5% 302 $2,176 $2,155,385 6/3/94
26 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $853,589 53.1% 280 $3,048 $1,608,277 3/7/97
25 Good Hair RAtt. $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
24 Imagine: John Lennon WB $1,412,213 37.6% 561 $2,517 $3,753,977 10/7/88
23 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
22 That's Dancing! MGM $1,506,802 35.8% 906 $1,663 $4,210,938 1/18/85
21 Rize Lions $1,574,787 47.2% 352 $4,473 $3,336,391 6/24/05
20 Believe ORF $2,007,567 32.3% 1,037 $1,936 $6,206,566 12/25/13
19 Babies Focus $2,160,460 29.5% 534 $4,046 $7,320,323 5/7/10
18 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $2,521,171 16.8% 652 $3,866 $15,012,935 5/24/91
17 America (2014) LGF $2,743,753 19.0% 1,105 $2,483 $14,444,502 7/2/14
16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
14 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
12 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $4,447,378 31.0% 962 $4,623 $14,363,397 10/2/09
11 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $4,632,847 60.0% 801 $5,783 $7,718,961 11/14/03
10 Bears BV $4,776,267 26.9% 1,720 $2,777 $17,780,194 4/18/14
9 African Cats BV $6,003,200 38.9% 1,220 $4,921 $15,428,747 4/22/11
8 Oceans BV $6,058,958 31.2% 1,206 $5,024 $19,422,319 4/22/10
7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
6 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $7,138,266 28.2% 2,730 $2,615 $25,326,071 7/5/12
5 Earth (2009) BV $8,825,760 27.6% 1,804 $4,892 $32,011,576 4/22/09
4 Chimpanzee BV $10,673,748 36.8% 1,563 $6,829 $28,972,764 4/20/12
3 One Direction: This is Us TriS $15,815,497 54.8% 2,735 $5,783 $28,873,374 8/30/13
2 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $23,920,637 20.1% 868 $27,558 $119,194,771 6/25/04
1 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $29,514,054 40.4% 3,105 $9,505 $73,013,910 2/11/11
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, #1101-1134

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 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
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 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
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15