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, #1101-1103
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
201 1098 A People Uncounted FRun $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
202 239 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
203 32 The Cross: The Arthur Blessit Story 8X $309,455 41.7% 221 $1,400 $741,557 3/27/09
204 63 Bully (2012) Wein. $116,472 41.7% 5 $23,294 $279,202 3/30/12
205 380 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $14,321 41.6% 2 $7,160 $34,402 2/9/96
206 764 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
207 675 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
208 188 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $33,115 41.0% 5 $6,623 $80,741 3/26/10
209 821 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
210 649 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
211 1 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $29,514,054 40.4% 3,105 $9,505 $73,013,910 2/11/11
212 342 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $16,522 40.4% 10 $1,652 $40,919 8/13/04
213 707 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
214 606 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 40.3% 1 $7,105 $17,632 8/2/13
215 175 Exporting Raymond Gold. $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
216 471 Elena (2014) Vari. $10,341 40.1% 1 $10,341 $25,788 5/30/14
217 227 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
218 291 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $20,355 40.1% 14 $1,454 $50,804 6/27/08
219 697 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
220 872 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
221 74 A Place at the Table Magn. $92,257 39.9% 35 $2,636 $231,378 3/1/13
222 943 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
223 857 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
224 61 Trekkies ParC $125,636 39.5% 339 $370 $318,246 5/21/99
225 534 Giuliani Time Libre $8,661 39.4% 1 $8,661 $21,967 5/12/06
226 572 Favela Rising Moch. $7,768 39.3% 1 $7,768 $19,781 6/2/06
227 768 Defamation FRun $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
228 356 Rape of the Soul Slow $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
229 9 African Cats BV $6,003,200 38.9% 1,220 $4,921 $15,428,747 4/22/11
230 1015 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
231 740 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
232 50 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
233 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
234 888 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
235 760 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
236 739 Red Obsession A23 $5,060 38.3% 2 $2,530 $13,199 9/6/13
237 92 Jig Scre. $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
238 778 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
239 413 Fuel N/A $12,386 38.2% 4 $3,097 $32,465 9/18/09
240 981 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
241 855 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
242 24 Imagine: John Lennon WB $1,412,213 37.6% 561 $2,517 $3,753,977 10/7/88
243 575 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
244 839 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
245 782 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
246 974 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
247 662 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
248 850 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
249 4 Chimpanzee BV $10,673,748 36.8% 1,563 $6,829 $28,972,764 4/20/12
250 445 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
251 880 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
252 808 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
253 934 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
254 412 Beautiful Darling Crnth $12,406 36.4% 1 $12,406 $34,096 4/22/11
255 795 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
256 69 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $97,043 36.2% 24 $4,043 $267,965 6/24/11
257 691 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $5,712 36.0% 2 $2,856 $15,875 4/25/14
258 824 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
259 22 That's Dancing! MGM $1,506,802 35.8% 906 $1,663 $4,210,938 1/18/85
260 887 The Institute Argo. $3,017 35.7% 2 $1,509 $8,445 10/4/13
261 94 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
262 131 Thunder Soul RAtt. $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
263 1042 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $1,350 35.5% 1 $1,350 $3,804 8/3/12
264 803 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
265 379 The Last Of The Unjust Cohen $14,328 35.3% 8 $1,791 $40,563 2/7/14
266 898 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
267 1010 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
268 256 Pandora's Promise Abr. $23,419 35.1% 16 $1,464 $66,680 6/12/13
269 610 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
270 626 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
271 920 Last Days Here IFC $2,671 34.9% 1 $2,671 $7,643 3/2/12
272 464 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
273 122 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
274 835 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
275 816 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
276 538 Gotta Dance Mitro. $8,576 34.2% 1 $8,576 $25,108 7/31/09
277 294 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
278 405 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $12,910 33.9% 1 $12,910 $38,083 11/24/10
279 712 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
280 1066 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
281 478 American Swing Magn. $10,174 33.7% 1 $10,174 $30,156 3/27/09
282 1019 Half the Road FRun $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
283 1034 The End of Time FRun $1,468 33.6% 1 $1,468 $4,375 11/29/13
284 978 Jews of Egypt Artma $2,179 33.5% 1 $2,179 $6,505 3/28/14
285 501 Catwalk Arro. $9,560 33.3% 1 $9,560 $28,672 2/16/96
286 985 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $2,040 33.3% 1 $2,040 $6,123 12/28/11
287 721 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
288 856 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
289 68 Linsanity KE $99,462 32.9% 9 $11,051 $302,645 10/4/13
290 595 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
291 783 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
292 20 Believe ORF $2,007,567 32.3% 1,037 $1,936 $6,206,566 12/25/13
293 486 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $9,993 32.3% 1 $9,993 $30,918 8/6/08
294 892 The City Dark Argo. $2,983 32.2% 1 $2,983 $9,269 1/18/12
295 931 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
296 615 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
297 367 GMO OMG SD $15,100 31.8% 1 $15,100 $47,558 9/13/13
298 403 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $13,236 31.7% 1 $13,236 $41,802 9/17/10
299 194 Freakonomics Magn. $31,893 31.5% 20 $1,595 $101,270 10/1/10
300 910 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.6%1,346$5,517$27,890,522-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1103

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Something to Cheer About Truly 4/27/07
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
Video Games: The Movie Vari. 7/18/14
There's No Place Like Utopia RM 7/18/14
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15