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
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1102 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $1,340 57.7% 1 $1,340 $2,324 6/8/07
1103 Whiz Kids Shad. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
1104 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
1105 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
1106 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
1107 No Restraint IFC $1,241 7.7% 1 $1,241 $16,136 12/20/06
1108 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
1109 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
1110 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,232 85.6% 3 $410 $1,440 2/19/03
1111 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
1112 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
1113 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
1114 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
1115 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
1116 On the Rumba River FRun $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
1117 Head Games Vari. $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
1118 The Only Real Game TORG $1,130 21.0% 1 $1,130 $5,384 3/7/14
1119 The Ister Icar. $1,124 100.0% 1 $1,124 $1,124 2/10/06
1120 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline FRun $1,119 18.2% 1 $1,119 $6,132 8/16/13
1121 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $1,114 0.2% 1 $1,114 $453,650 1/29/10
1122 Children of Fate FRun $1,099 63.2% 1 $1,099 $1,738 11/23/93
1123 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 100.0% 3 $362 $1,088 12/8/06
1124 We Are the Giant MBox $1,088 100.0% 2 $544 $1,088 12/12/14
1125 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
1126 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
1127 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
1128 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
1129 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
1130 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
1131 Patagonia Rising FRun $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
1132 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
1133 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $937 62.8% 1 $937 $1,492 3/2/12
1134 Souldier PDF $900 60.0% 2 $450 $1,500 2/21/14
1135 Death Metal Angola TVC $895 19.1% 1 $895 $4,674 11/7/14
1136 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
1137 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
1138 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $822 42.9% 2 $411 $1,916 9/24/10
1139 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
1140 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $779 16.8% 1 $779 $4,630 5/5/06
1141 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
1142 The Tower (2014) MBox $726 65.0% 1 $726 $1,117 11/7/14
1143 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
1144 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
1145 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
1146 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
1147 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
1148 Food Beware FRun $595 50.4% 1 $595 $1,181 10/16/09
1149 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
1150 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
1151 The Color of Olives Arab $555 47.5% 1 $555 $1,169 7/12/06
1152 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
1153 Act of God Zeit. $522 5.2% 1 $522 $9,955 7/31/09
1154 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
1155 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
1156 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
1157 Triumph of the Wall FRun $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
1158 Tosca's Kiss (2014 re-release) Icar. $418 3.1% 1 $418 $13,670 6/6/14
1159 Carbon Nation CWM $402 2.4% 1 $402 $16,901 5/7/10
1160 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
1161 A People Uncounted FRun $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
1162 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
1163 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
1164 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
1165 Algorithms FRun $317 15.7% 1 $317 $2,021 10/17/14
1166 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
1167 America Betrayed FRun $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
1168 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization FRun $189 8.0% 1 $189 $2,363 6/13/14
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