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, #1101-1113
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
802 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
803 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
804 Design is One FRun $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
805 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
806 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
807 Surviving Progress FRun $4,161 7.7% 2 $2,081 $53,953 4/6/12
808 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
809 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
810 The Garden Osci. $4,114 15.3% 1 $4,114 $26,931 4/24/09
811 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 100.0% 2 $2,050 $4,100 11/22/13
812 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
813 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
814 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
815 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
816 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 36.8% 1 $4,051 $11,022 5/7/14
817 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
818 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
819 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
820 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
821 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $3,981 15.6% 1 $3,981 $25,489 7/16/10
822 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
823 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
824 Hellbound? A23 $3,938 17.2% 4 $985 $22,887 9/21/12
825 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
826 Street Fight Frnt. $3,888 81.4% 2 $1,944 $4,779 2/22/06
827 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
828 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
829 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
830 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
831 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
832 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 100.0% 1 $3,775 $3,775 3/31/12
833 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
834 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
835 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
836 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
837 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
838 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
839 The Cartel MP $3,694 4.2% 2 $1,847 $87,763 4/16/10
840 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
841 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
842 Afghan Star Zeit. $3,671 3.6% 1 $3,671 $102,115 6/26/09
843 Eleven Minutes Reg. $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
844 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
845 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
846 Manakamana CGld $3,635 15.0% 1 $3,635 $24,182 4/18/14
847 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
848 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
849 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $3,609 48.4% 1 $3,609 $7,451 6/2/06
850 Refusenik Abr. $3,604 9.1% 2 $1,802 $39,456 4/11/08
851 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 25.6% 1 $3,596 $14,068 1/8/14
852 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
853 Herman's House FRun $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
854 Elevate Vari. $3,547 63.6% 1 $3,547 $5,580 10/21/11
855 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
856 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
857 Into Eternity ICir $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
858 Visual Acoustics Arth. $3,517 6.7% 1 $3,517 $52,467 10/9/09
859 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
860 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 8/23/02
861 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
862 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
863 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
864 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
865 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
866 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
867 The United States of Autism JM $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
868 Hell and Back Again DF $3,413 8.4% 1 $3,413 $40,634 10/5/11
869 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
870 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 100.0% 1 $3,384 $3,384 9/28/07
871 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
872 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
873 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
874 Marwencol CGld $3,276 2.9% 1 $3,276 $112,036 10/8/10
875 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
876 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
877 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $3,238 50.1% 1 $3,238 $6,458 10/21/05
878 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
879 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
880 Crime After Crime LSF $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
881 Moving the Mountain Oct. $3,199 7.2% 1 $3,199 $44,536 4/26/95
882 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $3,185 65.3% 1 $3,185 $4,874 10/1/04
883 Flex is Kings BBFR $3,152 58.2% 1 $3,152 $5,418 4/4/14
884 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $3,151 14.3% 1 $3,151 $22,026 8/17/07
885 Reel Paradise Wells $3,100 9.7% 1 $3,100 $31,918 8/17/05
886 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
887 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 100.0% 1 $3,081 $3,081 10/17/08
888 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $3,078 59.3% 1 $3,078 $5,194 8/18/06
889 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
890 Children Underground Cmx. $3,075 24.0% 1 $3,075 $12,798 9/19/01
891 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $3,054 14.4% 1 $3,054 $21,242 9/2/11
892 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
893 The Institute Argo. $3,017 35.7% 2 $1,509 $8,445 10/4/13
894 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
895 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 100.0% 1 $3,000 $3,000 2/28/14
896 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
897 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $2,991 48.8% 1 $2,991 $6,123 1/19/01
898 The City Dark Argo. $2,983 32.2% 1 $2,983 $9,269 1/18/12
899 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $2,980 5.0% 1 $2,980 $59,081 8/23/13
900 American Storytellers Indic. $2,974 12.3% 1 $2,974 $24,082 11/7/03
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,283,686-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1113

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15