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, #1101-1126
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
701 658 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
702 577 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
703 669 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
704 1067 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
705 623 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
706 994 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
707 778 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
708 736 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
709 299 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
710 742 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
711 825 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
712 441 Into Great Silence Zeit. $11,355 1.4% 1 $11,355 $790,452 2/28/07
713 1077 Glastonbury Think $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
714 792 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
715 1109 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
716 775 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
717 1000 Fired! ICir $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
718 498 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
719 924 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
720 841 China Blue Argo. $3,767 30.9% 2 $1,883 $12,185 1/19/07
721 1122 Gypsy Caravan Shad. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
722 272 God Grew Tired of Us NM $21,858 7.3% 2 $10,929 $301,447 1/12/07
723 928 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
724 975 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
725 1070 No Restraint IFC $1,241 7.7% 1 $1,241 $16,136 12/20/06
726 260 Screamers (2006) Maya $23,609 45.4% 4 $5,902 $52,034 12/8/06
727 457 Ever Again RM $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
728 1086 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 100.0% 3 $362 $1,088 12/8/06
729 753 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
730 494 Hannari - Geisha Modern Saku. $9,930 66.3% 1 $9,930 $14,974 11/17/06
731 718 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
732 733 F**k Think $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
733 253 Iraq in Fragments Arab $24,435 12.0% 7 $3,490 $204,462 11/8/06
734 921 Romantico Kino $2,808 9.5% 1 $2,808 $29,460 11/1/06
735 134 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $50,103 4.1% 4 $12,525 $1,215,045 10/27/06
736 136 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
737 172 Cocaine Cowboys Magn. $36,295 24.2% 12 $3,024 $150,056 10/27/06
738 629 Absolute Wilson NYer $6,879 10.4% 2 $3,439 $66,217 10/27/06
739 596 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
740 456 51 Birch Street Truly $10,827 12.8% 2 $5,413 $84,689 10/18/06
741 360 Deliver Us from Evil (2006) LGF $15,656 7.8% 4 $3,914 $201,275 10/13/06
742 1090 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
743 127 49 Up FRun $53,277 22.0% 21 $2,537 $241,772 10/6/06
744 636 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
745 684 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
746 942 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
747 838 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
748 318 American Hardcore SPC $18,102 6.5% 1 $18,102 $279,665 9/22/06
749 96 The U.S. Vs. John Lennon LGF $69,143 6.2% 6 $11,523 $1,109,146 9/15/06
750 324 Jesus Camp Magn. $17,659 2.0% 13 $1,358 $902,544 9/15/06
751 425 The Ground Truth Focus $12,207 61.0% 8 $1,525 $20,013 9/15/06
752 470 Al Franken: God Spoke Bal. $10,533 10.2% 2 $5,266 $102,990 9/13/06
753 687 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
754 575 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
755 847 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
756 205 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $30,664 10.0% 2 $15,332 $306,845 9/1/06
757 466 Suicide Killers CityL $10,601 58.1% 1 $10,601 $18,239 8/25/06
758 798 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
759 895 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $3,078 59.3% 1 $3,078 $5,194 8/18/06
760 862 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
761 114 America: Freedom to Fascism Libre $61,200 70.0% 10 $6,120 $87,400 7/28/06
762 723 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
763 639 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
764 878 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
765 940 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
766 557 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
767 1061 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
768 1111 The Color of Olives Arab $555 47.5% 1 $555 $1,169 7/12/06
769 428 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
770 500 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $9,805 6.8% 1 $9,805 $144,601 7/7/06
771 882 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
772 147 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $45,138 2.7% 8 $5,642 $1,678,874 6/28/06
773 1125 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
774 337 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $17,130 1.6% 1 $17,130 $1,044,254 6/21/06
775 190 Wordplay IFC $32,847 1.1% 2 $16,423 $3,121,270 6/16/06
776 444 The Heart of the Game Mira. $11,251 2.5% 3 $3,750 $445,374 6/9/06
777 526 Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Strand $9,161 13.0% 1 $9,161 $70,685 6/9/06
778 422 The War Tapes SenA $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
779 580 Favela Rising Moch. $7,768 39.3% 1 $7,768 $19,781 6/2/06
780 856 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $3,609 48.4% 1 $3,609 $7,451 6/2/06
781 33 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $281,330 1.2% 4 $70,332 $24,146,161 5/24/06
782 335 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $17,239 3.9% 2 $8,619 $439,309 5/12/06
783 542 Giuliani Time Libre $8,661 39.4% 1 $8,661 $21,967 5/12/06
784 1101 The Fall of Fujimori Libre $779 16.8% 1 $779 $4,630 5/5/06
785 667 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
786 1026 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Magn. $1,772 71.1% 2 $886 $2,493 4/14/06
787 765 Sisters in Law WMM $4,895 14.7% 1 $4,895 $33,312 4/12/06
788 590 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
789 264 The Devil and Daniel Johnston SPC $23,192 6.9% 5 $4,638 $334,450 3/31/06
790 361 Rape of the Soul Slow $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
791 1115 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
792 980 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
793 567 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
794 251 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
795 802 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $4,424 8.3% 2 $2,212 $53,471 2/24/06
796 926 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
797 987 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 100.0% 2 $1,107 $2,214 2/24/06
798 833 Street Fight Frnt. $3,888 81.4% 2 $1,944 $4,779 2/22/06
799 375 Through the Fire Libre $14,769 57.4% 8 $1,846 $25,752 2/10/06
800 801 Cowboy del Amor Emr. $4,438 100.0% 2 $2,219 $4,438 2/10/06
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, #1101-1126

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
China Heavyweight Zeit. 7/6/12
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15