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, #1101-1106
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 163 The Art of the Steal IFC $39,019 7.2% 3 $13,006 $544,890 2/26/10
802 615 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
803 291 Last Train Home Zeit. $20,418 7.1% 1 $20,418 $288,328 9/3/10
804 648 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
805 523 Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt Palm $9,098 7.0% 1 $9,098 $129,988 12/2/05
806 567 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $7,882 7.0% 1 $7,882 $112,679 5/4/12
807 722 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
808 563 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm KL $7,937 7.0% 1 $7,937 $113,966 4/19/13
809 328 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $17,357 7.0% 1 $17,357 $249,565 11/4/05
810 260 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $23,192 6.9% 5 $4,638 $334,450 3/31/06
811 313 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $18,211 6.9% 1 $18,211 $263,723 1/5/11
812 394 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
813 782 For No Good Reason SPC $4,516 6.9% 2 $2,258 $65,504 4/25/14
814 275 Grass Una. $21,578 6.9% 2 $10,789 $313,039 5/31/00
815 583 Word Wars 7Art $7,559 6.8% 1 $7,559 $110,617 5/28/04
816 326 Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child Arth. $17,466 6.8% 1 $17,466 $256,242 7/21/10
817 71 The Celluloid Closet SPC $95,047 6.8% 9 $10,560 $1,400,591 3/15/96
818 495 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $9,805 6.8% 1 $9,805 $144,601 7/7/06
819 1042 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
820 117 The Cove RAtt. $57,640 6.7% 4 $14,410 $857,005 7/31/09
821 778 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
822 428 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
823 606 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
824 855 Visual Acoustics Arth. $3,517 6.7% 1 $3,517 $52,467 10/9/09
825 973 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $2,213 6.7% 1 $2,213 $33,066 10/4/13
826 959 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $2,320 6.7% 1 $2,320 $34,837 4/25/03
827 478 Citizen Koch Vari. $10,200 6.6% 1 $10,200 $153,908 6/6/14
828 640 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
829 730 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
830 1059 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
831 127 The Tillman Story Wein. $52,185 6.5% 4 $13,046 $802,535 8/20/10
832 314 American Hardcore SPC $18,102 6.5% 1 $18,102 $279,665 9/22/06
833 584 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
834 632 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
835 1073 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
836 854 Into Eternity ICir $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
837 682 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
838 849 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
839 546 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
840 330 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
841 238 Project Nim RAtt. $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
842 105 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
843 95 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $69,143 6.2% 6 $11,523 $1,109,146 9/15/06
844 599 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
845 123 Particle Fever Abr. $53,901 6.2% 4 $13,475 $869,838 3/5/14
846 77 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $89,087 6.2% 4 $22,271 $1,439,232 7/26/02
847 258 The Hunting of the President Reg. $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
848 610 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
849 386 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
850 833 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
851 637 5 Broken Cameras KL $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
852 692 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
853 995 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $1,938 6.0% 1 $1,938 $32,267 7/17/02
854 799 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
855 315 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
856 1023 Trudell Bal. $1,592 6.0% 1 $1,592 $26,756 2/3/06
857 548 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $8,318 5.9% 1 $8,318 $140,000 1/3/97
858 727 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
859 765 The Whale Pala. $4,835 5.9% 2 $2,418 $81,881 9/9/11
860 57 Riding Giants SPC $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
861 185 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $33,165 5.9% 5 $6,633 $562,218 2/17/12
862 468 Chop Suey Zeit. $10,472 5.8% 1 $10,472 $179,914 10/5/01
863 529 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
864 42 The September Issue RAtt. $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
865 787 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
866 73 It Might Get Loud SPC $92,679 5.8% 7 $13,240 $1,610,163 8/14/09
867 960 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
868 254 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $23,865 5.7% 2 $11,932 $421,516 11/30/01
869 13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
870 483 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
871 226 Act of Killing Drft. $27,450 5.6% 1 $27,450 $486,919 7/19/13
872 47 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $164,351 5.6% 7 $23,479 $2,930,687 6/11/10
873 426 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
874 398 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $13,537 5.6% 1 $13,537 $242,646 3/14/12
875 172 Jodorowsky's Dune SPC $36,018 5.6% 3 $12,006 $646,512 3/21/14
876 455 Mondo New York 4&B $10,752 5.6% 1 $10,752 $193,209 4/22/88
877 493 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
878 603 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
879 654 Code Black Long Shot $6,319 5.5% 1 $6,319 $114,519 6/20/14
880 903 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
881 212 Trouble the Water Zeit. $28,606 5.5% 3 $9,535 $520,151 8/22/08
882 527 The Five Obstructions Koch $8,940 5.4% 1 $8,940 $165,845 5/26/04
883 408 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $12,756 5.4% 1 $12,756 $237,181 7/27/11
884 877 Crime After Crime LSF $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
885 1094 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
886 494 Waste Land Arth. $9,806 5.2% 1 $9,806 $187,716 10/29/10
887 46 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $170,756 5.2% 8 $21,345 $3,291,250 4/16/10
888 179 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $34,651 5.2% 3 $11,550 $667,911 4/10/09
889 174 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
890 810 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
891 868 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
892 844 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
893 562 Crazy Horse Zipp. $7,963 5.0% 1 $7,963 $157,782 1/18/12
894 590 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
895 896 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $2,980 5.0% 1 $2,980 $59,081 8/23/13
896 714 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
897 713 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
898 626 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
899 289 The Last Days Oct. $20,492 4.9% 3 $6,830 $421,432 2/5/99
900 142 American Teen ParV $45,589 4.8% 5 $9,118 $942,441 7/25/08
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,232,924-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1106

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 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
I Am Eleven ICir 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 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15