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, #1101-1131
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
601 1010 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
602 484 Surfwise Magn. $10,304 3.8% 1 $10,304 $269,994 5/9/08
603 641 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
604 648 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
605 358 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $15,851 2.0% 1 $15,851 $783,969 4/25/08
606 392 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
607 523 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $9,259 17.7% 3 $3,086 $52,166 4/25/08
608 813 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
609 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
610 51 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
611 121 The First Saturday in May Truly $54,553 43.9% 20 $2,727 $124,294 4/18/08
612 491 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
613 720 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
614 144 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
615 848 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
616 861 Refusenik Abr. $3,604 9.1% 2 $1,802 $39,456 4/11/08
617 133 Young@Heart FoxS $50,937 1.3% 4 $12,734 $3,992,189 4/9/08
618 23 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
619 232 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
620 652 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
621 226 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
622 855 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
623 970 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
624 672 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
625 1034 Wetlands Preserved FRun $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
626 210 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
627 877 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
628 883 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
629 739 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
630 154 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
631 962 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
632 1099 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
633 29 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $464,170 76.9% 962 $483 $603,894 2/8/08
634 586 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
635 554 Praying with Lior FRun $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
636 137 Shoot Down Magic $49,182 66.1% 21 $2,342 $74,421 1/25/08
637 457 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
638 1006 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
639 509 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
640 286 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
641 666 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
642 964 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
643 1058 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 100.0% 1 $1,476 $1,476 12/7/07
644 1110 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
645 574 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
646 799 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
647 1028 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 100.0% 1 $1,796 $1,796 11/30/07
648 942 Everything's Cool CityL $2,641 54.0% 2 $1,320 $4,890 11/23/07
649 1020 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $1,886 4.7% 1 $1,886 $40,182 11/21/07
650 513 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
651 366 War/Dance Think $15,471 13.4% 3 $5,157 $115,210 11/9/07
652 449 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
653 264 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
654 290 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $20,880 8.4% 2 $10,440 $248,362 11/2/07
655 817 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
656 138 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $48,280 46.1% 26 $1,856 $104,678 10/26/07
657 435 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $11,945 13.5% 1 $11,945 $88,312 10/26/07
658 477 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $10,413 9.6% 7 $1,487 $108,807 10/26/07
659 543 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
660 441 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $11,477 17.0% 1 $11,477 $67,500 10/24/07
661 587 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
662 840 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
663 448 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
664 642 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
665 240 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $26,290 11.4% 8 $3,286 $231,574 10/5/07
666 602 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $7,412 2.4% 1 $7,412 $312,751 10/5/07
667 630 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
668 464 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $10,749 12.4% 2 $5,374 $87,016 10/3/07
669 953 Lake of Fire Think $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
670 169 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
671 881 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 100.0% 1 $3,384 $3,384 9/28/07
672 756 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
673 744 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
674 166 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $38,281 3.4% 4 $9,570 $1,134,358 9/7/07
675 867 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
676 555 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
677 650 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
678 115 The 11th Hour WIP $60,853 8.6% 4 $15,213 $707,343 8/17/07
679 129 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $51,493 7.6% 5 $10,298 $677,914 8/17/07
680 393 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $14,030 11.4% 1 $14,030 $122,905 8/17/07
681 895 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $3,151 14.3% 1 $3,151 $22,026 8/17/07
682 948 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
683 200 No End in Sight Magn. $31,533 2.2% 2 $15,766 $1,433,319 7/27/07
684 247 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $25,460 51.0% 1 $25,460 $49,919 7/27/07
685 875 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
686 269 Arctic Tale ParV $22,607 2.7% 4 $5,651 $833,532 7/25/07
687 450 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $11,143 8.4% 1 $11,143 $132,782 7/25/07
688 183 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 100.0% 1 $34,000 $34,000 7/20/07
689 1048 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
690 809 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
691 14 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
692 1049 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $1,570 7.3% 1 $1,570 $21,579 6/29/07
693 621 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
694 530 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $9,129 3.8% 1 $9,129 $240,239 6/20/07
695 995 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
696 1094 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
697 1111 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
698 1117 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
699 1070 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $1,340 57.7% 1 $1,340 $2,324 6/8/07
700 321 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
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, #1101-1131

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
American Meat LB 4/12/13
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15