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, #1101-1148
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 852 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
902 1131 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
903 371 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $15,477 3.7% 3 $5,159 $417,120 12/22/04
904 389 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
905 829 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
906 1128 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
907 273 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
908 248 Paper Clips Slow $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
909 173 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
910 1009 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
911 208 Voices of Iraq Magn. $30,634 52.8% 12 $2,552 $57,999 10/29/04
912 74 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 100.0% 116 $801 $93,000 10/22/04
913 901 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
914 423 Tarnation Wells $12,740 2.2% 1 $12,740 $592,014 10/6/04
915 35 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $279,219 45.5% 163 $1,713 $614,138 10/1/04
916 142 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $46,975 42.5% 6 $7,829 $110,577 10/1/04
917 255 Tying the Knot IDP $24,517 60.4% 8 $3,064 $40,576 10/1/04
918 300 DIG! Palm $20,437 16.1% 2 $10,218 $127,067 10/1/04
919 907 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $3,185 65.3% 1 $3,185 $4,874 10/1/04
920 257 The Yes Men UA $24,373 9.5% 3 $8,124 $255,364 9/24/04
921 1005 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
922 556 The Take Icar. $8,625 28.4% 1 $8,625 $30,380 9/22/04
923 819 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
924 1089 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
925 1124 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
926 812 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
927 202 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $31,481 13.2% 7 $4,497 $238,924 8/20/04
928 320 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $18,422 4.7% 1 $18,422 $391,950 8/20/04
929 443 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
930 354 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $16,522 40.4% 10 $1,652 $40,919 8/13/04
931 87 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $77,982 16.9% 5 $15,596 $461,572 8/6/04
932 771 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
933 440 Festival Express Think $12,074 1.0% 1 $12,074 $1,174,079 7/23/04
934 696 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
935 786 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
936 887 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
937 59 Riding Giants SPC $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
938 143 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $46,359 3.8% 3 $15,453 $1,222,708 7/9/04
939 58 America's Heart and Soul BV $134,939 42.9% 98 $1,376 $314,402 7/2/04
940 2 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $23,920,637 20.1% 868 $27,558 $119,194,771 6/25/04
941 265 The Hunting of the President Reg. $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
942 1018 Saints and Sinners Avat. $2,167 56.6% 1 $2,167 $3,826 6/18/04
943 353 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
944 259 Imelda Unco $24,077 12.0% 6 $4,012 $200,992 6/9/04
945 278 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $21,767 1.2% 2 $10,883 $1,763,052 6/4/04
946 235 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $27,095 8.5% 5 $5,419 $318,816 5/28/04
947 602 Word Wars 7Art $7,559 6.8% 1 $7,559 $110,617 5/28/04
948 544 The Five Obstructions Koch $8,940 5.4% 1 $8,940 $165,845 5/26/04
949 233 Control Room Magn. $27,125 1.0% 1 $27,125 $2,589,616 5/21/04
950 778 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $4,920 64.0% 5 $984 $7,690 5/14/04
951 29 Super Size Me IDP $516,641 4.5% 41 $12,601 $11,536,423 5/7/04
952 77 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
953 789 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $4,820 30.7% 1 $4,820 $15,679 4/30/04
954 205 The Agronomist Think $30,855 13.6% 7 $4,407 $226,189 4/23/04
955 403 Faster (2004) Slam $13,995 86.0% 1 $13,995 $16,265 4/23/04
956 558 This So-Called Disaster IFC $8,435 3.7% 1 $8,435 $226,658 4/21/04
957 960 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $2,628 45.9% 1 $2,628 $5,724 4/16/04
958 203 This Old Cub Emr. $31,252 11.6% 6 $5,208 $270,014 3/26/04
959 281 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $21,722 8.4% 7 $3,103 $257,315 3/26/04
960 877 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
961 951 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $2,706 58.1% 1 $2,706 $4,658 3/12/04
962 827 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
963 1030 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $1,962 18.0% 1 $1,962 $10,888 3/5/04
964 972 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 100.0% 1 $2,517 $2,517 2/27/04
965 671 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
966 707 Eat This New York Org. $5,847 23.7% 2 $2,923 $24,640 1/30/04
967 72 Touching the Void IFC $96,973 2.1% 5 $19,394 $4,593,598 1/23/04
968 762 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $5,071 51.8% 1 $5,071 $9,791 1/16/04
969 359 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lant $16,158 16.6% 3 $5,386 $97,362 1/9/04
970 374 Yves St. Laurent Emp. $15,385 15.4% 1 $15,385 $99,819 1/7/04
971 159 The Fog of War SPC $41,449 1.0% 3 $13,816 $4,198,566 12/19/03
972 317 My Flesh and Blood Strand $18,763 46.2% 7 $2,680 $40,573 11/28/03
973 11 Tupac: Resurrection Par. $4,632,847 60.0% 801 $5,783 $7,718,961 11/14/03
974 168 My Architect NYer $37,929 1.4% 2 $18,964 $2,750,707 11/12/03
975 124 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
976 925 American Storytellers Indic. $2,974 12.3% 1 $2,974 $24,082 11/7/03
977 785 Girlhood Wells $4,845 12.8% 2 $2,422 $37,977 10/29/03
978 1019 Sister Helen Cn4 $2,163 61.1% 1 $2,163 $3,541 10/24/03
979 555 Bus 174 Think $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
980 298 To Be and to Have NYer $20,528 2.6% 3 $6,842 $777,129 9/19/03
981 521 Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion AL $9,482 1.6% 1 $9,482 $578,241 9/19/03
982 1070 The Backyard Hiqi $1,500 46.9% 1 $1,500 $3,200 8/29/03
983 460 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $10,998 7.3% 1 $10,998 $150,268 8/22/03
984 57 Step Into Liquid Art. $135,985 3.7% 5 $27,197 $3,681,803 8/8/03
985 759 Balseros 7Art $5,111 30.5% 1 $5,111 $16,783 7/23/03
986 500 Bonhoeffer FRun $10,099 3.4% 1 $10,099 $296,131 6/20/03
987 405 The Weather Underground Shad. $13,984 2.5% 1 $13,984 $564,632 6/4/03
988 103 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $65,154 2.1% 3 $21,718 $3,119,113 5/30/03
989 672 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
990 712 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
991 335 Spellbound (2003) Think $17,508 0.3% 1 $17,508 $5,728,581 4/30/03
992 993 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $2,320 6.7% 1 $2,320 $34,837 4/25/03
993 190 Winged Migration SPC $33,128 0.3% 1 $33,128 $10,764,402 4/18/03
994 760 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
995 543 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar First $8,981 8.4% 1 $8,981 $106,686 4/2/03
996 525 Stevie Lions $9,383 9.1% 4 $2,345 $103,401 3/28/03
997 614 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $7,359 12.1% 1 $7,359 $60,862 3/28/03
998 397 Amandla! Art. $14,181 3.5% 1 $14,181 $405,331 2/19/03
999 1094 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,232 85.6% 3 $410 $1,440 2/19/03
1000 720 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
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, #1101-1148

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Writer of O Zeit. 5/4/05
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15