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
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 369 GMO OMG SD $15,100 31.8% 1 $15,100 $47,558 9/13/13
302 405 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $13,236 31.7% 1 $13,236 $41,802 9/17/10
303 195 Freakonomics Magn. $31,893 31.5% 20 $1,595 $101,270 10/1/10
304 916 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
305 424 Tsahal NYer $12,195 31.5% 1 $12,195 $38,773 1/27/95
306 8 Oceans BV $6,058,958 31.2% 1,206 $5,024 $19,422,319 4/22/10
307 818 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
308 703 Casting By SD $5,649 31.1% 2 $2,825 $18,164 11/1/13
309 12 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $4,447,378 31.0% 962 $4,623 $14,363,397 10/2/09
310 834 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
311 768 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $4,820 30.7% 1 $4,820 $15,679 4/30/04
312 638 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
313 27 The Endless Summer II NL $657,292 30.5% 302 $2,176 $2,155,385 6/3/94
314 1103 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
315 738 Balseros 7Art $5,111 30.5% 1 $5,111 $16,783 7/23/03
316 722 Great Directors Pala. $5,440 30.4% 3 $1,813 $17,921 7/2/10
317 246 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $24,970 30.3% 4 $6,242 $82,378 5/26/00
318 755 The Last Mogul Think $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
319 347 The Lottery Vari. $16,435 30.1% 1 $16,435 $54,543 6/11/10
320 947 Downloaded Abr. $2,504 29.9% 2 $1,252 $8,377 6/21/13
321 1097 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
322 286 An Inconsistent Truth RM $20,733 29.9% 1 $20,733 $69,394 1/27/12
323 761 Genesis Think $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
324 676 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
325 674 Our Nixon Cdgm. $6,090 29.6% 3 $2,030 $20,584 8/30/13
326 681 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $5,905 29.5% 2 $2,953 $19,988 11/4/11
327 675 Walt & El Grupo BV $6,059 29.5% 3 $2,020 $20,521 9/9/09
328 19 Babies Focus $2,160,460 29.5% 534 $4,046 $7,320,323 5/7/10
329 144 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
330 354 The Other F Word Osci. $15,792 29.4% 2 $7,896 $53,714 11/4/11
331 384 Mademoiselle C Cohen $14,284 29.3% 6 $2,381 $48,668 9/11/13
332 903 The Informant MBox $2,947 29.3% 2 $1,474 $10,068 9/13/13
333 772 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
334 40 Generation Iron TVC $245,000 28.8% 53 $4,623 $849,521 9/20/13
335 1043 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indic. $1,460 28.7% 2 $730 $5,095 10/24/08
336 404 Connected Pala. $13,301 28.4% 3 $4,434 $46,782 9/16/11
337 580 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $7,685 28.4% 1 $7,685 $27,052 3/27/09
338 541 The Take Icar. $8,625 28.4% 1 $8,625 $30,380 9/22/04
339 697 How to Grow a Band ICir $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
340 869 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
341 865 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
342 6 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $7,138,266 28.2% 2,730 $2,615 $25,326,071 7/5/12
343 937 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
344 796 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
345 710 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
346 819 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
347 437 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $11,437 27.6% 1 $11,437 $41,430 1/11/95
348 5 Earth (2009) BV $8,825,760 27.6% 1,804 $4,892 $32,011,576 4/22/09
349 588 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $7,520 27.5% 1 $7,520 $27,344 2/1/06
350 136 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
351 179 A Band Called Death Drft. $34,839 27.4% 15 $2,323 $127,257 6/28/13
352 1013 Windfall FRun $1,780 27.4% 1 $1,780 $6,504 2/3/12
353 823 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
354 23 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
355 748 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $5,026 27.0% 3 $1,675 $18,618 6/1/12
356 1010 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $1,798 26.9% 9 $200 $6,684 11/19/10
357 10 Bears BV $4,776,267 26.9% 1,720 $2,777 $17,780,194 4/18/14
358 1110 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
359 233 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $26,840 26.6% 2 $13,420 $101,074 3/7/14
360 474 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $10,350 26.5% 1 $10,350 $39,075 3/6/98
361 919 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
362 655 Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction AF $6,330 26.4% 2 $3,165 $23,959 9/13/13
363 375 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $14,632 26.4% 5 $2,926 $55,513 5/22/09
364 695 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
365 15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
366 879 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
367 749 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $5,025 26.0% 1 $5,025 $19,317 7/29/05
368 665 Dear Mr. Watterson SD $6,199 25.9% 5 $1,240 $23,899 11/15/13
369 245 Paragraph 175 NYer $25,007 25.9% 2 $12,503 $96,630 9/13/00
370 804 Design is One FRun $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
371 218 Trumbo Gold. $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
372 991 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
373 902 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
374 170 Kids For Cash Pala. $36,639 25.6% 4 $9,160 $143,178 2/7/14
375 851 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 25.6% 1 $3,596 $14,068 1/8/14
376 739 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
377 935 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
378 97 Heavy Petting Skou $69,007 25.3% 10 $6,900 $272,371 9/22/89
379 770 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
380 1005 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
381 25 Good Hair RAtt. $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
382 985 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
383 151 Anita Gold. $44,114 24.9% 7 $6,302 $176,979 3/21/14
384 1063 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
385 1054 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
386 582 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
387 1053 Whiz Kids Shad. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
388 1111 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
389 514 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
390 939 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
391 201 Escape Fire RAtt. $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
392 606 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $7,235 24.4% 2 $3,617 $29,710 1/13/06
393 771 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
394 688 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
395 172 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
396 777 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
397 154 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
398 1001 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
399 921 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
400 679 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,283,867-
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
Liv & Ingmar Jan. 12/13/13
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