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, #1101-1126
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
401 610 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $7,235 24.4% 2 $3,617 $29,710 1/13/06
402 777 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
403 693 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
404 172 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
405 783 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
406 154 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
407 1013 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
408 928 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
409 684 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
410 897 Children Underground Cmx. $3,075 24.0% 1 $3,075 $12,798 9/19/01
411 1014 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
412 692 Eat This New York Org. $5,847 23.7% 2 $2,923 $24,640 1/30/04
413 733 F**k Think $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
414 1041 Before You Know It TFC $1,591 23.7% 1 $1,591 $6,717 5/30/14
415 561 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $8,203 23.7% 3 $2,734 $34,665 4/6/12
416 574 The Turandot Project Zeit. $7,877 23.5% 2 $3,938 $33,504 8/10/01
417 524 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $9,202 23.5% 5 $1,840 $39,192 6/26/13
418 445 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
419 1102 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
420 717 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
421 463 Le Joli Mai Icar. $10,662 23.3% 3 $3,554 $45,743 9/13/13
422 105 The Unknown Known RTWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
423 197 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $31,800 23.2% 3 $10,600 $137,042 11/22/13
424 764 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
425 76 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
426 348 The Invisible War Cdgm. $16,500 22.9% 4 $4,125 $71,968 6/22/12
427 512 Through a Lens Darkly FRun $9,456 22.8% 1 $9,456 $41,441 8/27/14
428 671 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
429 557 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
430 1056 The Beat Hotel FRun $1,458 22.5% 1 $1,458 $6,480 3/30/12
431 593 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
432 480 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $10,322 22.4% 2 $5,161 $46,078 11/13/09
433 993 Kabbalah Me FRun $2,196 22.4% 1 $2,196 $9,816 8/22/14
434 727 Otter 501 Pala. $5,444 22.3% 3 $1,815 $24,449 5/11/12
435 781 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $4,694 22.2% 2 $2,347 $21,152 7/31/09
436 927 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
437 1047 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
438 127 49 Up FRun $53,277 22.0% 21 $2,537 $241,772 10/6/06
439 758 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $5,000 22.0% 2 $2,500 $22,740 1/20/12
440 740 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
441 858 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 21.8% 1 $3,596 $16,506 1/8/14
442 67 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $102,448 21.7% 7 $14,635 $471,334 9/20/11
443 956 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
444 187 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
445 556 Oh My God? Mitro. $8,263 21.6% 3 $2,754 $38,244 11/13/09
446 805 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
447 575 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
448 362 After Tiller Osci. $15,500 21.5% 2 $7,750 $72,125 9/20/13
449 451 Venus and Serena Magn. $10,981 21.4% 4 $2,745 $51,271 5/10/13
450 218 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
451 268 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
452 263 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
453 140 Into the Abyss IFC $47,559 21.2% 12 $3,963 $223,880 11/11/11
454 925 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
455 697 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
456 648 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
457 1081 The Only Real Game TORG $1,130 21.0% 1 $1,130 $5,384 3/7/14
458 534 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $8,899 21.0% 3 $2,966 $42,423 5/4/12
459 940 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
460 797 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
461 1115 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
462 920 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
463 630 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
464 52 The Big One Mira. $146,909 20.4% 33 $4,452 $720,074 4/10/98
465 250 The Punk Singer IFC $24,729 20.1% 3 $8,243 $122,742 11/29/13
466 536 Love Etc. Pala. $8,781 20.1% 2 $4,391 $43,593 7/1/11
467 2 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $23,920,637 20.1% 868 $27,558 $119,194,771 6/25/04
468 929 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $2,728 20.0% 1 $2,728 $13,614 8/8/14
469 549 Mandela Palm $8,413 20.0% 8 $1,051 $42,056 3/21/97
470 435 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $11,667 20.0% 1 $11,667 $58,334 11/11/09
471 720 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
472 565 Teenage Osci. $8,000 19.9% 1 $8,000 $40,169 3/14/14
473 899 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
474 714 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
475 7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
476 487 The Missing Picture Strand $10,148 19.5% 5 $2,030 $52,164 3/19/14
477 381 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
478 640 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
479 251 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
480 45 More Than a Game LGF $182,943 19.2% 14 $13,067 $950,675 10/2/09
481 158 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
482 981 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
483 654 Hit So Hard Vari. $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
484 639 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
485 17 America (2014) LGF $2,743,753 19.0% 1,105 $2,483 $14,444,502 7/2/14
486 192 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $32,598 18.9% 3 $10,866 $172,225 6/12/09
487 421 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
488 606 Rising From Ashes FRun $7,298 18.9% 3 $2,433 $38,602 8/2/13
489 1094 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
490 386 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $14,287 18.8% 3 $4,762 $75,881 6/27/14
491 464 Beautiful Losers Side. $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
492 209 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
493 753 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
494 1126 America Betrayed FRun $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
495 566 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $7,980 18.6% 1 $7,980 $42,892 4/3/13
496 916 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
497 37 Marley Magn. $262,004 18.5% 42 $6,238 $1,413,480 4/20/12
498 63 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $118,294 18.5% 18 $6,572 $638,476 4/22/11
499 290 Spinning Plates TFA $20,717 18.4% 3 $6,906 $112,449 10/25/13
500 1033 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $1,671 18.4% 1 $1,671 $9,078 7/31/98
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, #1101-1126

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