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, #1101-1103
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 676 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $5,905 29.5% 2 $2,953 $19,988 11/4/11
302 369 Inni CP $14,903 12.1% 3 $4,968 $123,482 10/28/11
303 645 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
304 261 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $22,963 7.6% 1 $22,963 $304,052 10/21/11
305 324 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $17,482 11.6% 2 $8,741 $150,886 10/21/11
306 848 Elevate Vari. $3,547 63.6% 1 $3,547 $5,580 10/21/11
307 687 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
308 701 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
309 1031 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $1,492 46.0% 1 $1,492 $3,242 10/7/11
310 862 Hell and Back Again DF $3,413 8.4% 1 $3,413 $40,634 10/5/11
311 531 Finding Joe Bal. $8,753 15.8% 1 $8,753 $55,518 9/30/11
312 619 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
313 672 American Teacher FRun $6,036 18.2% 2 $3,018 $33,144 9/30/11
314 1012 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
315 131 Thunder Soul RAtt. $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
316 360 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $15,411 8.4% 1 $15,411 $183,342 9/23/11
317 511 Limelight Magn. $9,259 15.3% 1 $9,259 $60,335 9/23/11
318 595 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
319 66 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $102,448 21.7% 7 $14,635 $471,334 9/20/11
320 402 Connected Pala. $13,301 28.4% 3 $4,434 $46,782 9/16/11
321 661 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
322 859 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
323 1066 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
324 794 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
325 329 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
326 762 The Whale Pala. $4,835 5.9% 2 $2,418 $81,881 9/9/11
327 773 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $4,644 13.6% 1 $4,644 $34,023 9/9/11
328 885 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $3,054 14.4% 1 $3,054 $21,242 9/2/11
329 914 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
330 90 Senna PDA $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
331 600 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
332 378 Magic Trip Magn. $14,367 9.3% 4 $3,592 $154,521 8/5/11
333 145 Life in a Day NGE $45,202 17.9% 11 $4,109 $252,788 7/29/11
334 563 The Interrupters CGld $7,920 2.8% 1 $7,920 $282,448 7/29/11
335 965 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $2,245 60.5% 1 $2,245 $3,709 7/29/11
336 406 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $12,756 5.4% 1 $12,756 $237,181 7/27/11
337 749 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
338 76 Tabloid IFC $91,201 13.1% 14 $6,514 $696,921 7/15/11
339 102 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $65,132 56.0% 10 $6,513 $116,381 7/15/11
340 64 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $111,982 9.3% 4 $27,996 $1,200,326 7/8/11
341 237 Project Nim RAtt. $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
342 293 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $20,247 2.2% 1 $20,247 $906,666 7/8/11
343 528 Love Etc. Pala. $8,781 20.1% 2 $4,391 $43,593 7/1/11
344 874 Crime After Crime LSF $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
345 69 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Abr. $97,043 36.2% 24 $4,043 $267,965 6/24/11
346 93 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hann. $69,389 18.0% 24 $2,891 $386,073 6/24/11
347 700 If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front Osci. $5,634 9.1% 2 $2,817 $61,794 6/22/11
348 92 Jig Scre. $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
349 100 Buck IFC $67,548 1.7% 4 $16,887 $4,038,912 6/17/11
350 209 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $28,911 2.7% 2 $14,456 $1,067,028 6/17/11
351 441 Battle for Brooklyn Rum. $11,141 62.0% 1 $11,141 $17,981 6/17/11
352 919 Farmageddon KMP $2,699 4.8% 1 $2,699 $56,573 6/17/11
353 322 The Last Mountain Da. $17,570 14.3% 2 $8,785 $122,961 6/3/11
354 637 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
355 853 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
356 684 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $5,791 11.0% 2 $2,896 $52,681 6/1/11
357 966 Pianomania FRun $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
358 957 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
359 166 L'Amour Fou IFC $37,250 11.9% 2 $18,625 $312,494 5/13/11
360 713 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird FRun $5,457 17.5% 2 $2,729 $31,135 5/13/11
361 830 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
362 938 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $2,506 8.5% 1 $2,506 $29,316 5/13/11
363 988 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
364 53 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $139,101 2.6% 5 $27,820 $5,304,920 4/29/11
365 175 Exporting Raymond Gold. $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
366 925 The Arbor Strand $2,638 12.2% 1 $2,638 $21,620 4/27/11
367 9 African Cats BV $6,003,200 38.9% 1,220 $4,921 $15,428,747 4/22/11
368 62 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $118,294 18.5% 18 $6,572 $638,476 4/22/11
369 412 Beautiful Darling Crnth $12,406 36.4% 1 $12,406 $34,096 4/22/11
370 817 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
371 1070 Dumbstruck Truly $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
372 679 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
373 390 Blank City IR $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
374 719 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
375 318 My Perestroika ICir $17,680 7.3% 1 $17,680 $242,707 3/23/11
376 184 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $33,677 2.2% 1 $33,677 $1,510,026 3/16/11
377 585 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
378 740 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
379 656 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
380 125 The Last Lions NGE $53,344 8.4% 4 $13,336 $635,325 2/18/11
381 484 I Am Pala. $10,092 0.6% 1 $10,092 $1,591,034 2/18/11
382 1 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. $29,514,054 40.4% 3,105 $9,505 $73,013,910 2/11/11
383 529 Orgasm Inc. FRun $8,773 17.9% 2 $4,387 $49,001 2/11/11
384 851 Into Eternity ICir $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
385 678 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
386 1080 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
387 696 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
388 320 Forks Over Knives Pas. $17,645 2.4% 1 $17,645 $739,561 1/7/11
389 312 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $18,211 6.9% 1 $18,211 $263,723 1/5/11
390 943 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
391 1056 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
392 615 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
393 904 Shoah IFC $2,874 14.2% 1 $2,874 $20,175 12/10/10
394 445 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
395 547 Bhutto FRun $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
396 405 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $12,910 33.9% 1 $12,910 $38,083 11/24/10
397 1002 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $1,798 26.9% 9 $200 $6,684 11/19/10
398 643 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
399 230 Cool It RAtt. $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
400 337 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer Magn. $16,962 9.0% 3 $5,654 $189,416 11/5/10
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.6%1,346$5,517$27,890,522-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1103

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Something to Cheer About Truly 4/27/07
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
Video Games: The Movie Vari. 7/18/14
There's No Place Like Utopia RM 7/18/14
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3D DLA 8/8/14
Expedition to the End of the World Argo. 8/20/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15