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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
677 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
676 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
675 How to Grow a Band ICir $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
674 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
673 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
672 OC87 FKF $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
671 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
670 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
669 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
668 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $5,791 11.0% 2 $2,896 $52,681 6/1/11
667 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
666 Eat This New York Org. $5,847 23.7% 2 $2,923 $24,640 1/30/04
665 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
664 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
663 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
662 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
661 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
660 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $5,905 29.5% 2 $2,953 $19,988 11/4/11
659 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
658 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
657 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
656 American Teacher FRun $6,036 18.2% 2 $3,018 $33,144 9/30/11
655 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
654 Walt & El Grupo BV $6,059 29.5% 3 $2,020 $20,521 9/9/09
653 Our Nixon Cdgm. $6,090 29.6% 3 $2,030 $20,584 8/30/13
652 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
651 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
650 Khodorkovsky KL $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
649 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
648 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $6,157 15.8% 1 $6,157 $38,933 9/13/13
647 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
646 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
645 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
644 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $6,199 25.9% 5 $1,240 $23,899 11/15/13
643 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
642 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
641 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
640 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
639 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
638 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
637 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
636 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
635 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $6,330 26.4% 2 $3,165 $23,959 9/13/13
634 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
633 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
632 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
631 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
630 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
629 Hit So Hard Vari. $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
628 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
627 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
626 Moving Midway FRun $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
625 Horse Boy Zeit. $6,554 4.2% 3 $2,185 $156,612 9/30/09
624 The Panama Deception EPr $6,563 2.1% 1 $6,563 $309,596 7/31/92
623 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
622 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
621 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
620 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
619 5 Broken Cameras KL $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
618 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
617 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
616 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
615 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
614 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
613 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
612 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
611 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
610 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
609 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $6,776 3.0% 1 $6,776 $225,682 8/16/00
608 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
607 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
606 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
605 Absolute Wilson NYer $6,879 10.4% 2 $3,439 $66,217 10/27/06
604 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
603 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
602 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
601 Corman's World Anch. $7,000 100.0% 2 $3,500 $7,000 12/16/11
600 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
599 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
598 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
597 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
596 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
595 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
594 The Waiting Room ICir $7,086 2.9% 4 $1,772 $244,951 9/26/12
593 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
592 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
591 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 40.3% 1 $7,105 $17,632 8/2/13
590 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
589 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
588 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
587 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $7,235 24.4% 2 $3,617 $29,710 1/13/06
586 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
585 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
584 Throw Down Your Heart Argo. $7,283 8.1% 2 $3,642 $89,521 3/13/09
583 Rising From Ashes FRun $7,298 18.9% 3 $2,433 $38,602 8/2/13
582 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
581 God Loves Uganda Vari. $7,300 14.2% 1 $7,300 $51,229 10/11/13
580 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
579 We Live in Public Abr. $7,325 17.6% 1 $7,325 $41,711 8/28/09
578 Family Fundamentals Focus $7,352 64.8% 4 $1,838 $11,344 10/11/02
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