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, #1101-1167
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
401 939 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
402 175 Kids For Cash Pala. $36,639 25.6% 4 $9,160 $143,178 2/7/14
403 770 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
404 973 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
405 101 Heavy Petting Skou $69,007 25.3% 10 $6,900 $272,371 9/22/89
406 802 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
407 1052 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
408 26 Good Hair RAtt. $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
409 1031 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
410 155 Anita Gold. $44,114 24.9% 7 $6,302 $176,979 3/21/14
411 1113 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
412 1104 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
413 607 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
414 1103 Whiz Kids Shad. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
415 1164 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
416 535 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
417 978 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
418 208 Escape Fire RAtt. $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
419 632 Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye Palm $7,235 24.4% 2 $3,617 $29,710 1/13/06
420 85 Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me A23 $86,741 24.3% 10 $8,674 $356,626 10/24/14
421 803 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
422 718 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
423 177 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
424 810 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
425 158 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
426 1048 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
427 959 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
428 709 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
429 927 Children Underground Cmx. $3,075 24.0% 1 $3,075 $12,798 9/19/01
430 1049 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
431 717 Eat This New York Org. $5,847 23.7% 2 $2,923 $24,640 1/30/04
432 758 F**k Think $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
433 1078 Before You Know It TFC $1,591 23.7% 1 $1,591 $6,717 5/30/14
434 582 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $8,203 23.7% 3 $2,734 $34,665 4/6/12
435 595 The Turandot Project Zeit. $7,877 23.5% 2 $3,938 $33,504 8/10/01
436 541 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Trib. $9,202 23.5% 5 $1,840 $39,192 6/26/13
437 459 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
438 1141 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
439 742 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
440 477 Le Joli Mai Icar. $10,662 23.3% 3 $3,554 $45,743 9/13/13
441 109 The Unknown Known RTWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
442 203 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? IFC $31,800 23.2% 3 $10,600 $137,042 11/22/13
443 789 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
444 79 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
445 359 The Invisible War Cdgm. $16,500 22.9% 4 $4,125 $71,968 6/22/12
446 696 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
447 578 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
448 1093 The Beat Hotel FRun $1,458 22.5% 1 $1,458 $6,480 3/30/12
449 614 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
450 495 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $10,322 22.4% 2 $5,161 $46,078 11/13/09
451 1028 Kabbalah Me FRun $2,196 22.4% 1 $2,196 $9,816 8/22/14
452 752 Otter 501 Pala. $5,444 22.3% 3 $1,815 $24,449 5/11/12
453 808 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $4,694 22.2% 2 $2,347 $21,152 7/31/09
454 958 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
455 1084 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
456 131 49 Up FRun $53,277 22.0% 21 $2,537 $241,772 10/6/06
457 783 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $5,000 22.0% 2 $2,500 $22,740 1/20/12
458 765 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
459 887 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 21.8% 1 $3,596 $16,506 1/8/14
460 70 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $102,448 21.7% 7 $14,635 $471,334 9/20/11
461 988 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
462 192 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
463 577 Oh My God? Mitro. $8,263 21.6% 3 $2,754 $38,244 11/13/09
464 832 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
465 596 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
466 374 After Tiller Osci. $15,500 21.5% 2 $7,750 $72,125 9/20/13
467 465 Venus and Serena Magn. $10,981 21.4% 4 $2,745 $51,271 5/10/13
468 224 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
469 277 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
470 270 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
471 144 Into the Abyss IFC $47,559 21.2% 12 $3,963 $223,880 11/11/11
472 956 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
473 722 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
474 671 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
475 1118 The Only Real Game TORG $1,130 21.0% 1 $1,130 $5,384 3/7/14
476 552 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $8,899 21.0% 3 $2,966 $42,423 5/4/12
477 971 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
478 824 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
479 1155 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
480 951 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
481 1004 The Great Invisible RTWC $2,348 20.5% 3 $783 $11,428 10/29/14
482 653 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
483 54 The Big One Mira. $146,909 20.4% 33 $4,452 $720,074 4/10/98
484 1019 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $2,233 20.3% 1 $2,233 $11,021 9/5/14
485 257 The Punk Singer IFC $24,729 20.1% 3 $8,243 $122,742 11/29/13
486 554 Love Etc. Pala. $8,781 20.1% 2 $4,391 $43,593 7/1/11
487 2 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $23,920,637 20.1% 868 $27,558 $119,194,771 6/25/04
488 960 Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox $2,728 20.0% 1 $2,728 $13,614 8/8/14
489 568 Mandela Palm $8,413 20.0% 8 $1,051 $42,056 3/21/97
490 449 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $11,667 20.0% 1 $11,667 $58,334 11/11/09
491 745 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
492 586 Teenage Osci. $8,000 19.9% 1 $8,000 $40,169 3/14/14
493 929 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
494 739 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
495 7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
496 502 The Missing Picture Strand $10,148 19.5% 5 $2,030 $52,164 3/19/14
497 394 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
498 663 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
499 258 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
500 47 More Than a Game LGF $182,943 19.2% 14 $13,067 $950,675 10/2/09
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, #1101-1167

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15