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, #1101-1106
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
601 206 Girls Rock! Shad. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
602 863 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
603 869 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
604 727 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
605 153 Chicago 10 RAtt. $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
606 944 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
607 1075 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
608 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
609 576 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
610 544 Praying with Lior FRun $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
611 136 Shoot Down Magic $49,182 66.1% 21 $2,342 $74,421 1/25/08
612 449 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
613 985 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
614 501 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
615 280 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
616 655 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
617 945 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
618 1036 'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris OutF $1,476 100.0% 1 $1,476 $1,476 12/7/07
619 1086 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shad. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
620 564 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
621 786 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
622 1006 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 100.0% 1 $1,796 $1,796 11/30/07
623 927 Everything's Cool CityL $2,641 54.0% 2 $1,320 $4,890 11/23/07
624 998 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story NLov. $1,886 4.7% 1 $1,886 $40,182 11/21/07
625 505 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
626 360 War/Dance Think $15,471 13.4% 3 $5,157 $115,210 11/9/07
627 441 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
628 259 Darfur Now WIP $23,217 21.3% 3 $7,739 $109,107 11/2/07
629 284 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $20,880 8.4% 2 $10,440 $248,362 11/2/07
630 804 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
631 137 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $48,280 46.1% 26 $1,856 $104,678 10/26/07
632 427 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $11,945 13.5% 1 $11,945 $88,312 10/26/07
633 469 Jimmy Carter Man from Plains SPC $10,413 9.6% 7 $1,487 $108,807 10/26/07
634 534 How to Cook Your Life RAtt. $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
635 433 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch $11,477 17.0% 1 $11,477 $67,500 10/24/07
636 577 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
637 826 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
638 440 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
639 632 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
640 236 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $26,290 11.4% 8 $3,286 $231,574 10/5/07
641 592 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $7,412 2.4% 1 $7,412 $312,751 10/5/07
642 620 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
643 456 Kurt Cobain About a Son Bal. $10,749 12.4% 2 $5,374 $87,016 10/3/07
644 936 Lake of Fire Think $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
645 167 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
646 867 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 100.0% 1 $3,384 $3,384 9/28/07
647 744 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
648 732 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
649 164 In the Shadow of the Moon Think $38,281 3.4% 4 $9,570 $1,134,358 9/7/07
650 853 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
651 545 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
652 639 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
653 114 The 11th Hour WIP $60,853 8.6% 4 $15,213 $707,343 8/17/07
654 128 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters PicH $51,493 7.6% 5 $10,298 $677,914 8/17/07
655 387 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $14,030 11.4% 1 $14,030 $122,905 8/17/07
656 881 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $3,151 14.3% 1 $3,151 $22,026 8/17/07
657 933 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
658 197 No End in Sight Magn. $31,533 2.2% 2 $15,766 $1,433,319 7/27/07
659 242 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $25,460 51.0% 1 $25,460 $49,919 7/27/07
660 861 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
661 263 Arctic Tale ParV $22,607 2.7% 4 $5,651 $833,532 7/25/07
662 442 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $11,143 8.4% 1 $11,143 $132,782 7/25/07
663 181 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 100.0% 1 $34,000 $34,000 7/20/07
664 1026 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
665 796 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
666 14 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
667 1027 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $1,570 7.3% 1 $1,570 $21,579 6/29/07
668 611 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
669 521 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $9,129 3.8% 1 $9,129 $240,239 6/20/07
670 975 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
671 1070 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
672 1087 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
673 1093 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
674 1046 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $1,340 57.7% 1 $1,340 $2,324 6/8/07
675 315 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
676 738 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $5,075 16.9% 4 $1,268 $29,976 5/23/07
677 192 The Hip Hop Project Think $32,520 70.4% 42 $774 $46,208 5/11/07
678 529 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
679 1078 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
680 1011 Looking for an Icon Icar. $1,760 73.5% 1 $1,760 $2,393 5/9/07
681 651 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
682 571 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
683 662 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
684 1048 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
685 617 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
686 978 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
687 770 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
688 728 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
689 295 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
690 734 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
691 815 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
692 436 Into Great Silence Zeit. $11,355 1.4% 1 $11,355 $790,452 2/28/07
693 1058 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
694 783 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
695 1090 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
696 767 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
697 984 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
698 493 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
699 914 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
700 831 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.4%1,346$5,517$28,170,359-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1106

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Birth of the Living Dead FRun 10/18/13
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 8/8/14
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 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
I Am Eleven ICir 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 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15