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
601 755 Wagner & Me FRun $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
602 331 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $17,154 12.9% 2 $8,577 $133,058 10/18/02
603 67 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $99,740 12.8% 26 $3,836 $776,699 10/5/90
604 78 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $88,709 12.8% 12 $7,392 $691,880 2/11/05
605 449 51 Birch Street Truly $10,827 12.8% 2 $5,413 $84,689 10/18/06
606 759 Girlhood Wells $4,845 12.8% 2 $2,422 $37,977 10/29/03
607 822 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
608 442 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $11,041 12.7% 2 $5,521 $86,637 6/13/12
609 236 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $26,101 12.7% 2 $13,051 $205,246 2/13/98
610 659 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
611 1049 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
612 1102 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
613 678 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
614 819 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
615 1012 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
616 311 American Promise RFG $18,300 12.5% 2 $9,150 $146,702 10/18/13
617 646 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
618 454 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $10,749 12.4% 2 $5,374 $87,016 10/3/07
619 894 American Storytellers Indic. $2,974 12.3% 1 $2,974 $24,082 11/7/03
620 949 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
621 354 Stonewall Uprising FRun $15,729 12.3% 4 $3,932 $128,203 6/16/10
622 1075 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
623 436 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $11,281 12.2% 1 $11,281 $92,113 9/23/98
624 925 The Arbor Strand $2,638 12.2% 1 $2,638 $21,620 4/27/11
625 976 Payback (2012) Zeit. $2,186 12.2% 1 $2,186 $17,979 4/25/12
626 270 Protocols of Zion Think $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
627 592 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $7,359 12.1% 1 $7,359 $60,862 3/28/03
628 369 Inni CP $14,903 12.1% 3 $4,968 $123,482 10/28/11
629 390 Blank City IR $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
630 147 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years NL $45,008 12.0% 21 $2,143 $373,743 6/3/88
631 653 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
632 251 Imelda Unco $24,077 12.0% 6 $4,012 $200,992 6/9/04
633 475 Crazy Wisdom AM $10,304 12.0% 1 $10,304 $86,202 11/25/11
634 248 Iraq in Fragments Arab $24,435 12.0% 7 $3,490 $204,462 11/8/06
635 1052 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
636 166 L'Amour Fou IFC $37,250 11.9% 2 $18,625 $312,494 5/13/11
637 699 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
638 673 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
639 618 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
640 1104 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $189 11.8% 1 $189 $1,602 6/13/14
641 52 Inequality for All RTWC $140,888 11.7% 28 $5,032 $1,205,273 9/27/13
642 953 A Wink and a Smile FRun $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
643 810 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
644 324 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $17,482 11.6% 2 $8,741 $150,886 10/21/11
645 199 This Old Cub Emr. $31,252 11.6% 6 $5,208 $270,014 3/26/04
646 738 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $5,066 11.6% 1 $5,066 $43,833 5/16/14
647 252 Soul Power SPC $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
648 929 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
649 430 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $11,515 11.5% 1 $11,515 $100,401 5/8/13
650 568 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
651 386 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $14,030 11.4% 1 $14,030 $122,905 8/17/07
652 751 If You Build It Long Shot $4,949 11.4% 1 $4,949 $43,393 1/10/14
653 235 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $26,290 11.4% 8 $3,286 $231,574 10/5/07
654 260 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $23,017 11.3% 4 $5,754 $202,800 6/6/14
655 191 Outrage Magn. $32,589 11.3% 5 $6,518 $287,198 5/8/09
656 958 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
657 1004 This Binary Universe Indic. $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
658 611 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
659 695 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $5,677 11.2% 1 $5,677 $50,605 9/27/96
660 1069 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
661 569 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
662 860 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
663 684 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $5,791 11.0% 2 $2,896 $52,681 6/1/11
664 275 South of the Border Libre $21,545 10.8% 1 $21,545 $198,600 6/25/10
665 522 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $9,094 10.8% 1 $9,094 $84,577 1/24/14
666 704 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
667 533 Future of Food Libre $8,721 10.7% 2 $4,360 $81,280 9/14/05
668 180 A Film Unfinished Osci. $34,060 10.6% 4 $8,515 $320,486 8/18/10
669 849 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
670 280 Cutie and the Boxer RTWC $21,098 10.5% 3 $7,033 $200,036 8/16/13
671 769 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
672 419 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
673 1023 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
674 107 Gunner Palace Palm $63,520 10.5% 8 $7,940 $607,844 3/4/05
675 395 Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia IFC $13,744 10.4% 2 $6,872 $131,762 5/23/14
676 398 4 Little Girls GV $13,528 10.4% 1 $13,528 $130,146 7/9/97
677 809 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
678 620 Absolute Wilson NYer $6,879 10.4% 2 $3,439 $66,217 10/27/06
679 832 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
680 635 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
681 176 Koch Zeit. $35,196 10.3% 2 $17,598 $342,941 2/1/13
682 899 Hitler's Children FM $2,939 10.3% 1 $2,939 $28,663 11/16/12
683 207 Scratch Palm $29,677 10.2% 5 $5,935 $289,885 2/15/02
684 196 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
685 463 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $10,533 10.2% 2 $5,266 $102,990 9/13/06
686 916 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
687 121 Wild Man Blues NL $54,458 10.2% 3 $18,153 $533,759 4/17/98
688 542 Praying with Lior FRun $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
689 335 Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould Lorb. $17,034 10.2% 3 $5,678 $167,508 9/10/10
690 221 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
691 933 Lake of Fire Think $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
692 656 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
693 206 Room 237 IFC $29,693 10.0% 2 $14,847 $296,359 3/29/13
694 422 Examined Life Zeit. $12,085 10.0% 1 $12,085 $120,712 2/25/09
695 532 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
696 202 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $30,664 10.0% 2 $15,332 $306,845 9/1/06
697 210 American Pimp 7Art $28,699 10.0% 5 $5,739 $287,724 6/9/00
698 48 Black Diamond Rush WM $161,115 9.9% 11 $14,646 $1,634,386 10/12/93
699 794 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
700 614 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.5%1,346$5,517$27,976,872-
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