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, #1101-1170
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
770 Cousin Jules CGld $5,135 17.5% 1 $5,135 $29,337 11/29/13
769 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
768 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $5,185 2.1% 1 $5,185 $247,159 4/4/14
767 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
766 Dancing Across Borders FRun $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
765 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
764 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $5,226 8.1% 1 $5,226 $64,489 10/2/13
763 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
762 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
761 In a Dream ICir $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
760 F**k Think $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
759 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
758 Whores' Glory KL $5,358 17.1% 3 $1,786 $31,420 4/27/12
757 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
756 Documented DefA $5,422 17.7% 1 $5,422 $30,662 5/2/14
755 Great Directors Pala. $5,440 30.4% 3 $1,813 $17,921 7/2/10
754 Otter 501 Pala. $5,444 22.3% 3 $1,815 $24,449 5/11/12
753 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $5,451 52.7% 2 $2,726 $10,347 12/13/13
752 These Birds Walk Osci. $5,454 17.9% 1 $5,454 $30,408 11/1/13
751 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $5,457 17.5% 2 $2,729 $31,135 5/13/11
750 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
749 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
748 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
747 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
746 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
745 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
744 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
743 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
742 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
741 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
740 Of Time and the City Strand $5,595 17.1% 1 $5,595 $32,677 1/21/09
739 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
738 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $5,634 9.1% 2 $2,817 $61,794 6/22/11
737 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
736 Casting By SD $5,649 31.1% 2 $2,825 $18,164 11/1/13
735 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
734 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
733 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $5,677 11.2% 1 $5,677 $50,605 9/27/96
732 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
731 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
730 How to Grow a Band ICir $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
729 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $5,712 31.4% 2 $2,856 $18,190 4/25/14
728 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
727 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
726 OC87 FKF $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
725 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
724 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
723 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
722 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $5,791 11.0% 2 $2,896 $52,681 6/1/11
721 I Am Eleven Proud $5,800 2.6% 2 $2,900 $227,176 9/12/14
720 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
719 Eat This New York Org. $5,847 23.7% 2 $2,923 $24,640 1/30/04
718 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
717 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
716 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
715 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
714 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
713 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $5,905 29.5% 2 $2,953 $19,988 11/4/11
712 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
711 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
710 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
709 American Teacher FRun $6,036 18.2% 2 $3,018 $33,144 9/30/11
708 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
707 Walt & El Grupo BV $6,059 29.5% 3 $2,020 $20,521 9/9/09
706 Our Nixon Cdgm. $6,090 29.6% 3 $2,030 $20,584 8/30/13
705 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
704 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
703 Khodorkovsky KL $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
702 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
701 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $6,157 15.8% 1 $6,157 $38,933 9/13/13
700 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
699 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
698 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
697 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $6,199 25.9% 5 $1,240 $23,899 11/15/13
696 Touch the Wall TTW $6,200 51.0% 2 $3,100 $12,156 11/28/14
695 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
694 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
693 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
692 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
691 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
690 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
689 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
688 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
687 Code Black Long Shot $6,319 3.3% 1 $6,319 $190,229 6/20/14
686 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $6,330 26.4% 2 $3,165 $23,959 9/13/13
685 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
684 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
683 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
682 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
681 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
680 Hit So Hard Vari. $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
679 Advanced Style B360 $6,500 7.4% 1 $6,500 $87,879 9/26/14
678 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
677 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
676 Moving Midway FRun $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
675 Horse Boy Zeit. $6,554 4.2% 3 $2,185 $156,612 9/30/09
674 The Panama Deception EPr $6,563 2.1% 1 $6,563 $309,596 7/31/92
673 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
672 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
671 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
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, #1101-1170

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD