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, #1101-1167
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
601 926 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
602 62 Morning Light BV $129,295 46.9% 55 $2,351 $275,497 10/17/08
603 585 Saving Marriage Reg. $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
604 924 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 100.0% 1 $3,081 $3,081 10/17/08
605 163 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
606 1000 Fraude Maya $2,369 65.1% 5 $474 $3,637 10/10/08
607 15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
608 467 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
609 1056 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
610 485 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
611 448 Enlighten Up! Bal. $11,799 4.8% 1 $11,799 $246,649 9/12/08
612 674 Moving Midway FRun $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
613 117 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $61,313 7.5% 18 $3,406 $821,046 8/22/08
614 221 Trouble the Water Zeit. $28,606 5.5% 3 $9,535 $520,151 8/22/08
615 478 Beautiful Losers Side. $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
616 509 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $9,993 32.3% 1 $9,993 $30,918 8/6/08
617 942 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
618 134 Man on Wire Magn. $51,392 1.7% 2 $25,696 $2,962,242 7/25/08
619 147 American Teen ParV $45,589 4.8% 5 $9,118 $942,441 7/25/08
620 344 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
621 643 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
622 814 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
623 915 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
624 46 Gonzo Magn. $191,942 15.3% 26 $7,382 $1,252,100 7/4/08
625 226 Trumbo Gold. $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
626 306 Gunnin' for That #1 Spot Osci. $20,355 40.1% 14 $1,454 $50,804 6/27/08
627 539 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $9,220 9.6% 1 $9,220 $95,865 6/25/08
628 494 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeit. $10,337 4.8% 2 $5,169 $216,110 6/13/08
629 1021 Kicking It LibE $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
630 1089 To the Limit FRun $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
631 333 Encounters at the End of the World Think $17,730 1.9% 1 $17,730 $944,933 6/11/08
632 1116 On the Rumba River FRun $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
633 939 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
634 204 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
635 803 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
636 1003 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $2,354 55.8% 1 $2,354 $4,218 5/23/08
637 1040 Heavy Metal in Baghdad ArtsA $2,012 49.4% 2 $1,006 $4,070 5/23/08
638 496 Surfwise Magn. $10,304 3.8% 1 $10,304 $269,994 5/9/08
639 660 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
640 667 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
641 368 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $15,851 2.0% 1 $15,851 $783,969 4/25/08
642 403 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
643 537 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $9,259 17.7% 3 $3,086 $52,166 4/25/08
644 837 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
645 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed RM $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
646 53 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
647 125 The First Saturday in May Truly $54,553 43.9% 20 $2,727 $124,294 4/18/08
648 503 Constantine's Sword FRun $10,131 5.6% 2 $5,065 $179,507 4/18/08
649 741 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
650 148 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
651 873 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
652 886 Refusenik Abr. $3,604 9.1% 2 $1,802 $39,456 4/11/08
653 137 Young@Heart FoxS $50,937 1.3% 4 $12,734 $3,992,189 4/9/08
654 24 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
655 238 Happy Valley Ston5 $27,122 40.1% 7 $3,874 $67,665 3/28/08
656 671 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
657 232 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
658 880 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
659 997 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
660 692 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
661 1066 Wetlands Preserved FRun $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
662 215 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
663 902 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
664 908 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
665 760 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
666 158 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
667 989 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
668 1132 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
669 30 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
670 603 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
671 570 Praying with Lior FRun $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
672 141 Shoot Down Magic $49,182 66.1% 21 $2,342 $74,421 1/25/08
673 468 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
674 1036 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
675 522 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
676 293 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
677 686 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
678 991 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
679 1090 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 100.0% 1 $1,476 $1,476 12/7/07
680 1145 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
681 591 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
682 822 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
683 1060 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 100.0% 1 $1,796 $1,796 11/30/07
684 969 Everything's Cool CityL $2,641 54.0% 2 $1,320 $4,890 11/23/07
685 1050 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $1,886 4.7% 1 $1,886 $40,182 11/21/07
686 526 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
687 376 War/Dance Think $15,471 13.4% 3 $5,157 $115,210 11/9/07
688 460 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
689 270 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
690 297 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $20,880 8.4% 2 $10,440 $248,362 11/2/07
691 841 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
692 142 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $48,280 46.1% 26 $1,856 $104,678 10/26/07
693 446 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $11,945 13.5% 1 $11,945 $88,312 10/26/07
694 489 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $10,413 9.6% 7 $1,487 $108,807 10/26/07
695 558 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
696 452 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $11,477 17.0% 1 $11,477 $67,500 10/24/07
697 604 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
698 865 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
699 459 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
700 661 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
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, #1101-1167

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
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