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, #1101-1151
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
701 966 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
702 203 No End in Sight Magn. $31,533 2.2% 2 $15,766 $1,433,319 7/27/07
703 251 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard ReelD $25,460 51.0% 1 $25,460 $49,919 7/27/07
704 892 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
705 274 Arctic Tale ParV $22,607 2.7% 4 $5,651 $833,532 7/25/07
706 459 The Devil Came on Horseback ICir $11,143 8.4% 1 $11,143 $132,782 7/25/07
707 186 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 $34,000 100.0% 1 $34,000 $34,000 7/20/07
708 1067 El Inmigrante Indic. $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
709 824 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
710 14 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
711 1068 Dr. Bronner's Magic Soapbox Bal. $1,570 7.3% 1 $1,570 $21,579 6/29/07
712 634 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
713 540 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $9,129 3.8% 1 $9,129 $240,239 6/20/07
714 1013 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
715 1113 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
716 1130 The Trials of Darryl Hunt Think $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
717 1136 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
718 1089 You're Gonna Miss Me Palm $1,340 57.7% 1 $1,340 $2,324 6/8/07
719 328 Crazy Love Magn. $17,952 6.0% 3 $5,984 $301,027 6/1/07
720 764 I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life & Legacy of Simon Wiesenthal LVR $5,075 16.9% 4 $1,268 $29,976 5/23/07
721 198 The Hip Hop Project Think $32,520 70.4% 42 $774 $46,208 5/11/07
722 548 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
723 1121 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
724 1052 Looking for an Icon Icar. $1,760 73.5% 1 $1,760 $2,393 5/9/07
725 676 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
726 593 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
727 687 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
728 1091 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
729 640 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
730 1017 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
731 796 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
732 754 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
733 307 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
734 760 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
735 846 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
736 453 Into Great Silence Zeit. $11,355 1.4% 1 $11,355 $790,452 2/28/07
737 1101 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
738 811 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
739 1133 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
740 793 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
741 1023 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
742 510 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
743 946 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
744 862 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
745 1146 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
746 279 God Grew Tired of Us NM $21,858 7.3% 2 $10,929 $301,447 1/12/07
747 950 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
748 998 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
749 1094 No Restraint IFC $1,241 7.7% 1 $1,241 $16,136 12/20/06
750 265 Screamers (2006) Maya $23,609 45.4% 4 $5,902 $52,034 12/8/06
751 469 Ever Again RM $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
752 1110 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 100.0% 3 $362 $1,088 12/8/06
753 771 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
754 506 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $9,930 66.3% 1 $9,930 $14,974 11/17/06
755 736 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
756 751 F**k Think $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
757 258 Iraq in Fragments Arab $24,435 12.0% 7 $3,490 $204,462 11/8/06
758 943 Romantico Kino $2,808 9.5% 1 $2,808 $29,460 11/1/06
759 137 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $50,103 4.1% 4 $12,525 $1,215,045 10/27/06
760 139 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
761 176 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
762 646 Absolute Wilson NYer $6,879 10.4% 2 $3,439 $66,217 10/27/06
763 612 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
764 468 51 Birch Street Truly $10,827 12.8% 2 $5,413 $84,689 10/18/06
765 370 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $15,656 7.8% 4 $3,914 $201,275 10/13/06
766 1114 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
767 130 49 Up FRun $53,277 22.0% 21 $2,537 $241,772 10/6/06
768 653 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
769 702 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
770 964 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
771 859 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
772 327 American Hardcore SPC $18,102 6.5% 1 $18,102 $279,665 9/22/06
773 99 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $69,143 6.2% 6 $11,523 $1,109,146 9/15/06
774 333 Jesus Camp Magn. $17,659 2.0% 13 $1,358 $902,544 9/15/06
775 437 The Ground Truth Focus $12,207 61.0% 8 $1,525 $20,013 9/15/06
776 482 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $10,533 10.2% 2 $5,266 $102,990 9/13/06
777 705 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
778 591 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
779 868 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
780 209 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $30,664 10.0% 2 $15,332 $306,845 9/1/06
781 478 Suicide Killers CityL $10,601 58.1% 1 $10,601 $18,239 8/25/06
782 817 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
783 916 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $3,078 59.3% 1 $3,078 $5,194 8/18/06
784 883 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
785 117 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $61,200 70.0% 10 $6,120 $87,400 7/28/06
786 741 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
787 656 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
788 899 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
789 962 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
790 573 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
791 1085 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
792 1135 The Color of Olives Arab $555 47.5% 1 $555 $1,169 7/12/06
793 440 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
794 512 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $9,805 6.8% 1 $9,805 $144,601 7/7/06
795 903 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
796 150 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $45,138 2.7% 8 $5,642 $1,678,874 6/28/06
797 1150 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
798 346 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $17,130 1.6% 1 $17,130 $1,044,254 6/21/06
799 194 Wordplay IFC $32,847 1.1% 2 $16,423 $3,121,270 6/16/06
800 456 The Heart of the Game Mira. $11,251 2.5% 3 $3,750 $445,374 6/9/06
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, #1101-1151

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Picture Me Strand 9/17/10
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15