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, #1101-1123
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
201 104 Go Tigers! IFC $64,479 42.5% 61 $1,057 $151,779 9/21/01
202 141 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $46,975 42.5% 6 $7,829 $110,577 10/1/04
203 1072 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
204 155 8: The Mormon Proposition RF $42,566 42.4% 16 $2,660 $100,280 6/18/10
205 538 The Ghosts In Our Machine GMI $8,756 42.3% 1 $8,756 $20,709 11/8/13
206 881 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
207 799 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $4,438 42.2% 1 $4,438 $10,524 1/6/95
208 1017 McLibel Libre $1,821 42.0% 1 $1,821 $4,337 6/10/05
209 1118 A People Uncounted FRun $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
210 243 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
211 32 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $309,455 41.7% 221 $1,400 $741,557 3/27/09
212 64 Bully (2012) Wein. $116,472 41.7% 5 $23,294 $279,202 3/30/12
213 385 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $14,321 41.6% 2 $7,160 $34,402 2/9/96
214 774 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
215 685 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
216 190 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $33,115 41.0% 5 $6,623 $80,741 3/26/10
217 833 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
218 659 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
219 1 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $29,514,054 40.4% 3,105 $9,505 $73,013,910 2/11/11
220 347 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $16,522 40.4% 10 $1,652 $40,919 8/13/04
221 717 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
222 615 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 40.3% 1 $7,105 $17,632 8/2/13
223 177 Exporting Raymond Gold. $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
224 478 Elena (2014) Vari. $10,341 40.1% 1 $10,341 $25,788 5/30/14
225 231 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
226 296 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $20,355 40.1% 14 $1,454 $50,804 6/27/08
227 707 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
228 884 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
229 75 A Place at the Table Magn. $92,257 39.9% 35 $2,636 $231,378 3/1/13
230 958 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
231 869 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
232 62 Trekkies ParC $125,636 39.5% 339 $370 $318,246 5/21/99
233 542 Giuliani Time Libre $8,661 39.4% 1 $8,661 $21,967 5/12/06
234 580 Favela Rising Moch. $7,768 39.3% 1 $7,768 $19,781 6/2/06
235 778 Defamation FRun $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
236 361 Rape of the Soul Slow $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
237 9 African Cats BV $6,003,200 38.9% 1,220 $4,921 $15,428,747 4/22/11
238 1032 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
239 750 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
240 51 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
241 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
242 900 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
243 770 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
244 749 Red Obsession A23 $5,060 38.3% 2 $2,530 $13,199 9/6/13
245 93 Jig Scre. $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
246 789 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
247 420 Fuel N/A $12,386 38.2% 4 $3,097 $32,465 9/18/09
248 998 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
249 867 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
250 24 Imagine: John Lennon WB $1,412,213 37.6% 561 $2,517 $3,753,977 10/7/88
251 583 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
252 851 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
253 793 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
254 990 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
255 672 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
256 862 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
257 4 Chimpanzee BV $10,673,748 36.8% 1,563 $6,829 $28,972,764 4/20/12
258 822 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 36.8% 1 $4,051 $11,022 5/7/14
259 452 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
260 892 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
261 819 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
262 948 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
263 419 Beautiful Darling Crnth $12,406 36.4% 1 $12,406 $34,096 4/22/11
264 806 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
265 70 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $97,043 36.2% 24 $4,043 $267,965 6/24/11
266 836 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
267 22 That's Dancing! MGM $1,506,802 35.8% 906 $1,663 $4,210,938 1/18/85
268 899 The Institute Argo. $3,017 35.7% 2 $1,509 $8,445 10/4/13
269 95 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
270 132 Thunder Soul RAtt. $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
271 1061 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $1,350 35.5% 1 $1,350 $3,804 8/3/12
272 814 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
273 384 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $14,328 35.3% 8 $1,791 $40,563 2/7/14
274 910 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
275 1027 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
276 261 Pandora's Promise Abr. $23,419 35.1% 16 $1,464 $66,680 6/12/13
277 619 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
278 635 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
279 933 Last Days Here IFC $2,671 34.9% 1 $2,671 $7,643 3/2/12
280 471 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
281 123 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
282 847 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
283 828 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
284 546 Gotta Dance Mitro. $8,576 34.2% 1 $8,576 $25,108 7/31/09
285 299 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
286 410 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $12,910 33.9% 1 $12,910 $38,083 11/24/10
287 722 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
288 1085 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
289 485 American Swing Magn. $10,174 33.7% 1 $10,174 $30,156 3/27/09
290 1036 Half the Road FRun $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
291 1051 The End of Time FRun $1,468 33.6% 1 $1,468 $4,375 11/29/13
292 995 Jews of Egypt Artma $2,179 33.5% 1 $2,179 $6,505 3/28/14
293 701 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $5,712 33.3% 2 $2,856 $17,128 4/25/14
294 508 Catwalk Arro. $9,560 33.3% 1 $9,560 $28,672 2/16/96
295 1002 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $2,040 33.3% 1 $2,040 $6,123 12/28/11
296 731 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
297 868 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
298 69 Linsanity KE $99,462 32.9% 9 $11,051 $302,645 10/4/13
299 603 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
300 794 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
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, #1101-1123

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15