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, #1001-1073
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 620 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
802 1029 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
803 123 The Tillman Story Wein. $52,185 6.5% 4 $13,046 $802,535 8/20/10
804 304 American Hardcore SPC $18,102 6.5% 1 $18,102 $279,665 9/22/06
805 565 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
806 612 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
807 1042 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
808 828 Into Eternity ICir $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
809 661 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
810 823 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
811 528 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
812 319 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
813 231 Project Nim RAtt. $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
814 101 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
815 91 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $69,143 6.2% 6 $11,523 $1,109,146 9/15/06
816 580 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
817 73 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus $89,087 6.2% 4 $22,271 $1,439,232 7/26/02
818 251 The Hunting of the President Reg. $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
819 590 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
820 373 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
821 808 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
822 617 5 Broken Cameras KL $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
823 671 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
824 967 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $1,938 6.0% 1 $1,938 $32,267 7/17/02
825 774 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
826 305 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
827 994 Trudell Bal. $1,592 6.0% 1 $1,592 $26,756 2/3/06
828 530 Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern AL $8,318 5.9% 1 $8,318 $140,000 1/3/97
829 704 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
830 741 The Whale Pala. $4,835 5.9% 2 $2,418 $81,881 9/9/11
831 55 Riding Giants SPC $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
832 180 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $33,165 5.9% 5 $6,633 $562,218 2/17/12
833 453 Chop Suey Zeit. $10,472 5.8% 1 $10,472 $179,914 10/5/01
834 511 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
835 40 The September Issue RAtt. $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
836 762 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
837 69 It Might Get Loud SPC $92,679 5.8% 7 $13,240 $1,610,163 8/14/09
838 933 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
839 247 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $23,865 5.7% 2 $11,932 $421,516 11/30/01
840 12 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
841 465 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
842 220 Act of Killing Drft. $27,450 5.6% 1 $27,450 $486,919 7/19/13
843 45 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work IFC $164,351 5.6% 7 $23,479 $2,930,687 6/11/10
844 411 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
845 384 Gerhard Richter Painting KL $13,537 5.6% 1 $13,537 $242,646 3/14/12
846 440 Mondo New York 4&B $10,752 5.6% 1 $10,752 $193,209 4/22/88
847 475 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
848 584 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
849 877 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
850 206 Trouble the Water Zeit. $28,606 5.5% 3 $9,535 $520,151 8/22/08
851 509 The Five Obstructions Koch $8,940 5.4% 1 $8,940 $165,845 5/26/04
852 393 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $12,756 5.4% 1 $12,756 $237,181 7/27/11
853 851 Crime After Crime LSF $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
854 1063 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
855 476 Waste Land Arth. $9,806 5.2% 1 $9,806 $187,716 10/29/10
856 44 Exit Through the Gift Shop PDA $170,756 5.2% 8 $21,345 $3,291,250 4/16/10
857 174 Anvil! The Story of Anvil Abr. $34,651 5.2% 3 $11,550 $667,911 4/10/09
858 169 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
859 785 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
860 842 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
861 818 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
862 544 Crazy Horse Zipp. $7,963 5.0% 1 $7,963 $157,782 1/18/12
863 571 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
864 870 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $2,980 5.0% 1 $2,980 $59,081 8/23/13
865 692 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
866 691 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
867 606 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
868 279 The Last Days Oct. $20,492 4.9% 3 $6,830 $421,432 2/5/99
869 138 American Teen ParV $45,589 4.8% 5 $9,118 $942,441 7/25/08
870 402 The War Tapes SenA $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
871 414 Enlighten Up! Bal. $11,799 4.8% 1 $11,799 $246,649 9/12/08
872 458 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $10,337 4.8% 2 $5,169 $216,110 6/13/08
873 543 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
874 524 Touch the Sound Shad. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
875 896 Farmageddon KMP $2,699 4.8% 1 $2,699 $56,573 6/17/11
876 487 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
877 473 Sweetgrass CGld $9,870 4.8% 1 $9,870 $207,473 1/6/10
878 244 Mr. Death Lions $24,125 4.7% 3 $8,041 $507,941 12/29/99
879 497 Herb & Dorothy Arth. $9,242 4.7% 2 $4,621 $194,721 6/5/09
880 134 First Position IFC $48,024 4.7% 5 $9,605 $1,014,071 5/4/12
881 213 Powaqqatsi Can. $27,899 4.7% 1 $27,899 $589,244 4/29/88
882 79 Girl Rising Gathr $81,640 4.7% 34 $2,401 $1,727,259 3/7/13
883 1040 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
884 639 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
885 299 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $18,422 4.7% 1 $18,422 $391,950 8/20/04
886 474 Mondovino Think $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
887 970 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $1,886 4.7% 1 $1,886 $40,182 11/21/07
888 331 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
889 939 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
890 843 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
891 326 When Comedy Went to School ICir $17,001 4.6% 5 $3,400 $367,371 7/31/13
892 86 Senna PDA $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
893 355 Kings of Pastry FRun $15,162 4.5% 2 $7,581 $336,386 9/15/10
894 942 Pianomania FRun $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
895 737 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
896 26 Super Size Me IDP $516,641 4.5% 41 $12,601 $11,536,423 5/7/04
897 316 Detropia LF $17,414 4.5% 1 $17,414 $390,024 9/7/12
898 178 For All Mankind Apol. $33,777 4.4% 6 $5,629 $770,132 11/1/89
899 162 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
900 995 Twist (1993) Trit $1,589 4.3% 1 $1,589 $36,875 7/16/93
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 18 titles):
$7,832,93626.4%1,338$5,854$29,639,283-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1073

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
La Maison De La Radio KL 9/4/13
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15