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, #1101-1170
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
201 124 20 Feet from Stardom RTWC $54,596 1.1% 3 $18,199 $4,946,445 6/14/13
202 876 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
203 899 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
204 268 Pandora's Promise Abr. $23,419 35.1% 16 $1,464 $66,680 6/12/13
205 765 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
206 113 Dirty Wars IFC $63,504 16.5% 4 $15,876 $384,473 6/7/13
207 863 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
208 1160 Triumph of the Wall FRun $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
209 234 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
210 784 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
211 240 Stories We Tell RAtt. $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
212 466 Venus and Serena Magn. $10,981 21.4% 4 $2,745 $51,271 5/10/13
213 452 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $11,515 11.5% 1 $11,515 $100,401 5/8/13
214 168 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $39,630 7.6% 4 $9,908 $518,342 5/3/13
215 439 Free the Mind ICir $12,215 7.8% 1 $12,215 $157,201 5/3/13
216 629 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
217 592 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
218 891 Herman's House FRun $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
219 413 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $13,802 9.0% 1 $13,802 $152,791 4/17/13
220 608 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
221 99 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
222 412 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
223 811 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
224 905 The United States of Autism JM $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
225 589 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $7,980 18.6% 1 $7,980 $42,892 4/3/13
226 216 Room 237 IFC $29,693 10.0% 2 $14,847 $296,359 3/29/13
227 1112 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
228 153 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 100.0% 50 $900 $45,000 3/8/13
229 251 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
230 88 Girl Rising Gathr $81,640 4.7% 34 $2,401 $1,727,259 3/7/13
231 78 A Place at the Table Magn. $92,257 39.9% 35 $2,636 $231,378 3/1/13
232 509 Leviathan (2013) CGld $10,000 13.1% 1 $10,000 $76,211 3/1/13
233 583 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $8,218 2.2% 1 $8,218 $370,218 3/1/13
234 1116 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
235 115 Sound City Vari. $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
236 116 The Gatekeepers SPC $61,552 2.5% 3 $20,517 $2,415,727 2/1/13
237 182 Koch Zeit. $35,196 10.3% 2 $17,598 $342,941 2/1/13
238 537 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
239 488 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $10,481 3.1% 1 $10,481 $338,987 1/25/13
240 744 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
241 1071 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $1,718 44.8% 1 $1,718 $3,836 1/9/13
242 279 56 Up FRun $22,088 3.1% 1 $22,088 $701,278 1/4/13
243 419 West of Memphis SPC $13,360 4.3% 5 $2,672 $310,154 12/25/12
244 1167 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
245 314 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
246 647 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
247 793 Wagner & Me FRun $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
248 1001 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
249 1097 Only the Young Osci. $1,446 9.4% 1 $1,446 $15,312 12/7/12
250 93 Hecho En Mexico LGF $76,123 50.4% 12 $6,344 $151,133 11/30/12
251 858 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
252 441 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
253 213 The Central Park Five IFC $30,570 9.4% 3 $10,190 $325,653 11/23/12
254 1163 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
255 945 Hitler's Children FM $2,939 10.3% 1 $2,939 $28,663 11/16/12
256 953 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
257 1090 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $1,492 2.5% 1 $1,492 $60,064 11/2/12
258 254 District of Corruption RM $25,086 78.5% 3 $8,362 $31,954 10/26/12
259 367 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $16,011 100.0% 1 $16,011 $16,011 10/26/12
260 665 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
261 166 Hating Breitbart RM $40,673 49.9% 4 $10,168 $81,432 10/19/12
262 311 The Flat IFC $19,916 4.2% 3 $6,639 $471,842 10/19/12
263 323 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
264 933 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
265 1010 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
266 208 Escape Fire RAtt. $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
267 361 The House I Live In Abr. $16,453 7.8% 2 $8,227 $210,752 10/5/12
268 547 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
269 976 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
270 1055 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
271 313 The Other Dream Team TFA $19,821 14.7% 2 $9,911 $135,228 9/28/12
272 643 The Waiting Room ICir $7,086 2.9% 4 $1,772 $244,951 9/26/12
273 110 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
274 165 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $40,952 77.6% 4 $10,238 $52,768 9/21/12
275 224 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
276 862 Hellbound? A23 $3,938 17.2% 4 $985 $22,887 9/21/12
277 1120 Head Games Vari. $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
278 1132 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
279 720 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
280 737 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
281 343 Detropia LF $17,414 4.5% 1 $17,414 $390,024 9/7/12
282 791 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
283 423 The Ambassador Drft. $13,046 46.4% 4 $3,262 $28,102 8/29/12
284 7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
285 92 Samsara Osci. $76,222 2.9% 2 $38,111 $2,672,413 8/24/12
286 602 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
287 886 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
288 652 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
289 731 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
290 609 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
291 822 You've Been Trumped ICir $4,497 15.4% 1 $4,497 $29,273 8/3/12
292 925 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
293 1104 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $1,350 35.5% 1 $1,350 $3,804 8/3/12
294 1157 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
295 164 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $41,104 7.7% 5 $8,221 $534,100 7/27/12
296 235 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $27,459 0.7% 3 $9,153 $3,696,196 7/27/12
297 1044 Planet of Snail CGld $2,011 14.4% 1 $2,011 $13,957 7/25/12
298 135 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $51,326 2.1% 3 $17,109 $2,401,999 7/20/12
299 278 The Imposter IM $22,379 2.5% 1 $22,379 $898,317 7/13/12
300 301 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $20,628 44.7% 10 $2,063 $46,109 7/13/12
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, #1101-1170

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 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
Seymour: An Introduction IFC 3/13/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD