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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 Everything's Cool CityL $2,641 54.0% 2 $1,320 $4,890 11/23/07
902 The Arbor Strand $2,638 12.2% 1 $2,638 $21,620 4/27/11
903 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
904 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $2,628 45.9% 1 $2,628 $5,724 4/16/04
905 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
906 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
907 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
908 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
909 Lake of Fire Think $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
910 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
911 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $2,546 17.6% 2 $1,273 $14,471 10/2/09
912 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
913 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 100.0% 1 $2,517 $2,517 2/27/04
914 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $2,506 8.5% 1 $2,506 $29,316 5/13/11
915 Downloaded Abr. $2,504 29.9% 2 $1,252 $8,377 6/21/13
916 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
917 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
918 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
919 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
920 Bookers Place Trib. $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
921 People of a Feather FRun $2,413 42.5% 1 $2,413 $5,677 11/8/13
922 Earth Days Zeit. $2,408 9.0% 1 $2,408 $26,748 8/14/09
923 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
924 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
925 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
926 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 100.0% 1 $2,377 $2,377 10/21/05
927 Fraude Maya $2,369 65.1% 5 $474 $3,637 10/10/08
928 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $2,354 55.8% 1 $2,354 $4,218 5/23/08
929 A Wink and a Smile FRun $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
930 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $2,344 14.6% 1 $2,344 $16,050 9/6/13
931 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
932 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $2,320 6.7% 1 $2,320 $34,837 4/25/03
933 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
934 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
935 Enemies of the People ICir $2,277 3.1% 1 $2,277 $73,171 7/30/10
936 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $2,273 3.7% 1 $2,273 $62,186 10/20/95
937 Nuclear Nation FRun $2,268 45.7% 1 $2,268 $4,960 12/11/13
938 Journeys with George Cn4 $2,264 63.1% 1 $2,264 $3,588 3/14/03
939 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
940 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
941 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $2,245 60.5% 1 $2,245 $3,709 7/29/11
942 Pianomania FRun $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
943 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
944 Kicking It LibE $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
945 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 100.0% 2 $1,107 $2,214 2/24/06
946 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $2,213 6.7% 1 $2,213 $33,066 10/4/13
947 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
948 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
949 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,200 88.0% 1 $2,200 $2,500 5/17/02
950 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
951 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
952 Payback (2012) Zeit. $2,186 12.2% 1 $2,186 $17,979 4/25/12
953 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
954 Jews of Egypt Artma $2,179 33.5% 1 $2,179 $6,505 3/28/14
955 Saints and Sinners Avat. $2,167 56.6% 1 $2,167 $3,826 6/18/04
956 Sister Helen Cn4 $2,163 61.1% 1 $2,163 $3,541 10/24/03
957 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
958 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
959 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
960 El Sicario, Room 164 Icar. $2,040 33.3% 1 $2,040 $6,123 12/28/11
961 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
962 Planet of Snail CGld $2,011 14.4% 1 $2,011 $13,957 7/25/12
963 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
964 Voices in Wartime Libre $1,966 9.5% 2 $983 $20,702 4/8/05
965 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $1,962 18.0% 1 $1,962 $10,888 3/5/04
966 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $1,951 13.7% 1 $1,951 $14,272 5/18/12
967 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $1,938 6.0% 1 $1,938 $32,267 7/17/02
968 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
969 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
970 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $1,886 4.7% 1 $1,886 $40,182 11/21/07
971 Up for Grabs L/Z $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
972 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
973 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $1,848 2.7% 1 $1,848 $68,249 5/13/05
974 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
975 McLibel Libre $1,821 42.0% 1 $1,821 $4,337 6/10/05
976 The First Basket L/Z $1,819 8.9% 1 $1,819 $20,440 10/29/08
977 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $1,798 26.9% 9 $200 $6,684 11/19/10
978 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 100.0% 1 $1,796 $1,796 11/30/07
979 This Binary Universe Indic. $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
980 Windfall FRun $1,780 27.4% 1 $1,780 $6,504 2/3/12
981 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $1,772 71.1% 2 $886 $2,493 4/14/06
982 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster KL $1,764 57.3% 1 $1,764 $3,078 8/14/13
983 Looking for an Icon Icar. $1,760 73.5% 1 $1,760 $2,393 5/9/07
984 Wetlands Preserved FRun $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
985 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
986 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $1,718 44.8% 1 $1,718 $3,836 1/9/13
987 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
988 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $1,671 18.4% 1 $1,671 $9,078 7/31/98
989 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $1,668 53.7% 1 $1,668 $3,109 7/18/97
990 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
991 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $1,629 4.1% 1 $1,629 $40,106 12/14/11
992 Maidentrip FRun $1,622 2.4% 1 $1,622 $67,705 12/20/13
993 American Made Movie Vari. $1,613 3.6% 2 $807 $45,175 8/30/13
994 Trudell Bal. $1,592 6.0% 1 $1,592 $26,756 2/3/06
995 Twist (1993) Trit $1,589 4.3% 1 $1,589 $36,875 7/16/93
996 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
997 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $1,570 7.3% 1 $1,570 $21,579 6/29/07
998 Men at Lunch FRun $1,530 61.6% 1 $1,530 $2,483 9/20/13
1000 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
1001 Dear Jesse Cow. $1,508 8.5% 1 $1,508 $17,744 6/26/98
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