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, #1101-1166
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
201 763 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
202 113 Dirty Wars IFC $63,504 16.5% 4 $15,876 $384,473 6/7/13
203 861 Evocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie Magn. $3,936 12.6% 5 $787 $31,313 6/7/13
204 1156 Triumph of the Wall FRun $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
205 234 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
206 782 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
207 240 Stories We Tell RAtt. $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
208 465 Venus and Serena Magn. $10,981 21.4% 4 $2,745 $51,271 5/10/13
209 451 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $11,515 11.5% 1 $11,515 $100,401 5/8/13
210 168 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $39,630 7.6% 4 $9,908 $518,342 5/3/13
211 438 Free the Mind ICir $12,215 7.8% 1 $12,215 $157,201 5/3/13
212 627 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
213 590 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
214 889 Herman's House FRun $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
215 412 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay KL $13,802 9.0% 1 $13,802 $152,791 4/17/13
216 606 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
217 99 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners Code $69,306 35.7% 16 $4,332 $194,102 4/5/13
218 411 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
219 809 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
220 903 The United States of Autism JM $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
221 587 Andre Gregory: Before and After Dinner CGld $7,980 18.6% 1 $7,980 $42,892 4/3/13
222 216 Room 237 IFC $29,693 10.0% 2 $14,847 $296,359 3/29/13
223 1108 You Don't Need Feet to Dance FRun $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
224 153 Greedy Lying Bastards LR $45,000 100.0% 50 $900 $45,000 3/8/13
225 251 Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey Cdgm. $25,573 41.9% 23 $1,112 $61,018 3/8/13
226 88 Girl Rising Gathr $81,640 4.7% 34 $2,401 $1,727,259 3/7/13
227 78 A Place at the Table Magn. $92,257 39.9% 35 $2,636 $231,378 3/1/13
228 508 Leviathan (2013) CGld $10,000 13.1% 1 $10,000 $76,211 3/1/13
229 581 Hava Nagila (The Movie) ICir $8,218 2.2% 1 $8,218 $370,218 3/1/13
230 1112 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder FRun $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
231 115 Sound City Vari. $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
232 116 The Gatekeepers SPC $61,552 2.5% 3 $20,517 $2,415,727 2/1/13
233 182 Koch Zeit. $35,196 10.3% 2 $17,598 $342,941 2/1/13
234 535 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
235 487 Happy People: A Year in the Taiga MBox $10,481 3.1% 1 $10,481 $338,987 1/25/13
236 742 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
237 1067 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $1,718 44.8% 1 $1,718 $3,836 1/9/13
238 279 56 Up FRun $22,088 3.1% 1 $22,088 $701,278 1/4/13
239 418 West of Memphis SPC $13,360 4.3% 5 $2,672 $310,154 12/25/12
240 1163 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet KL $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
241 313 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
242 645 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
243 791 Wagner & Me FRun $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
244 998 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
245 1093 Only the Young Osci. $1,446 9.4% 1 $1,446 $15,312 12/7/12
246 93 Hecho En Mexico LGF $76,123 50.4% 12 $6,344 $151,133 11/30/12
247 856 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
248 440 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
249 213 The Central Park Five IFC $30,570 9.4% 3 $10,190 $325,653 11/23/12
250 1159 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child FRun $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
251 943 Hitler's Children FM $2,939 10.3% 1 $2,939 $28,663 11/16/12
252 951 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
253 1086 Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters Zeit. $1,492 2.5% 1 $1,492 $60,064 11/2/12
254 254 District of Corruption RM $25,086 78.5% 3 $8,362 $31,954 10/26/12
255 366 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $16,011 100.0% 1 $16,011 $16,011 10/26/12
256 663 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
257 166 Hating Breitbart RM $40,673 49.9% 4 $10,168 $81,432 10/19/12
258 310 The Flat IFC $19,916 4.2% 3 $6,639 $471,842 10/19/12
259 322 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
260 931 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
261 1007 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
262 208 Escape Fire RAtt. $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
263 360 The House I Live In Abr. $16,453 7.8% 2 $8,227 $210,752 10/5/12
264 545 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
265 974 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
266 1052 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
267 312 The Other Dream Team TFA $19,821 14.7% 2 $9,911 $135,228 9/28/12
268 641 The Waiting Room ICir $7,086 2.9% 4 $1,772 $244,951 9/26/12
269 110 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
270 165 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $40,952 77.6% 4 $10,238 $52,768 9/21/12
271 224 How to Survive a Plague IFC $28,250 21.4% 4 $7,063 $132,055 9/21/12
272 860 Hellbound? A23 $3,938 17.2% 4 $985 $22,887 9/21/12
273 1116 Head Games Vari. $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
274 1128 Three Stars FRun $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
275 718 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
276 735 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
277 342 Detropia LF $17,414 4.5% 1 $17,414 $390,024 9/7/12
278 789 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
279 422 The Ambassador Drft. $13,046 46.4% 4 $3,262 $28,102 8/29/12
280 7 2016 Obama's America RM $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
281 92 Samsara Osci. $76,222 2.9% 2 $38,111 $2,672,413 8/24/12
282 600 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
283 884 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
284 650 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
285 729 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
286 607 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
287 820 You've Been Trumped ICir $4,497 15.4% 1 $4,497 $29,273 8/3/12
288 923 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
289 1100 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film KL $1,350 35.5% 1 $1,350 $3,804 8/3/12
290 1153 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
291 164 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $41,104 7.7% 5 $8,221 $534,100 7/27/12
292 235 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $27,459 0.7% 3 $9,153 $3,696,196 7/27/12
293 1041 Planet of Snail CGld $2,011 14.4% 1 $2,011 $13,957 7/25/12
294 135 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $51,326 2.1% 3 $17,109 $2,401,999 7/20/12
295 278 The Imposter IM $22,379 2.5% 1 $22,379 $898,317 7/13/12
296 301 Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $20,628 44.7% 10 $2,063 $46,109 7/13/12
297 866 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
298 883 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
299 6 Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $7,138,266 28.2% 2,730 $2,615 $25,326,071 7/5/12
300 445 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
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, #1101-1166

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
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