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
801 479 After Innocence NYer $10,194 8.9% 1 $10,194 $114,264 10/21/05
802 498 Naked in Ashes Jour $9,690 13.4% 1 $9,690 $72,073 10/21/05
803 874 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $3,238 50.1% 1 $3,238 $6,458 10/21/05
804 953 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 100.0% 1 $2,377 $2,377 10/21/05
805 788 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
806 830 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
807 832 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
808 906 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
809 535 Future of Food Libre $8,721 10.7% 2 $4,360 $81,280 9/14/05
810 542 Touch the Sound Shad. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
811 625 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
812 816 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
813 552 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
814 882 Reel Paradise Wells $3,100 9.7% 1 $3,100 $31,918 8/17/05
815 35 Grizzly Man Lions $269,131 8.5% 29 $9,280 $3,178,403 8/12/05
816 628 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
817 711 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
818 1085 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
819 41 The Aristocrats Think $243,796 3.8% 4 $60,949 $6,377,461 7/29/05
820 339 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $16,848 81.5% 1 $16,848 $20,684 7/29/05
821 747 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $5,025 26.0% 1 $5,025 $19,317 7/29/05
822 13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
823 1018 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
824 1079 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
825 1097 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
826 810 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
827 1103 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
828 118 Murderball Think $57,286 3.7% 8 $7,160 $1,531,154 7/8/05
829 986 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
830 997 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
831 21 Rize Lions $1,574,787 47.2% 352 $4,473 $3,336,391 6/24/05
832 753 The Last Mogul Think $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
833 1003 McLibel Libre $1,821 42.0% 1 $1,821 $4,337 6/10/05
834 216 Rock School PicH $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
835 546 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
836 759 Genesis Think $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
837 893 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
838 144 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $45,348 0.6% 2 $22,674 $8,117,961 5/13/05
839 812 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
840 1001 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $1,848 2.7% 1 $1,848 $68,249 5/13/05
841 967 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
842 86 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $76,639 1.9% 3 $25,546 $4,071,700 4/22/05
843 400 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $13,444 9.5% 1 $13,444 $141,504 4/22/05
844 221 The Year of the Yao FL $27,823 78.2% 12 $2,318 $35,591 4/15/05
845 992 Voices in Wartime Libre $1,966 9.5% 2 $983 $20,702 4/8/05
846 354 Dust to Glory IFC $15,757 2.5% 2 $7,878 $640,013 4/1/05
847 814 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
848 492 Mondovino Think $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
849 107 Gunner Palace Palm $63,520 10.5% 8 $7,940 $607,844 3/4/05
850 898 Sunset Story Vita. $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
851 909 Naked Fame Reg. $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
852 78 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $88,709 12.8% 12 $7,392 $691,880 2/11/05
853 168 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
854 1081 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
855 377 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
856 1013 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
857 764 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
858 824 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
859 1091 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
860 359 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $15,477 3.7% 3 $5,159 $417,120 12/22/04
861 376 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
862 803 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
863 1088 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
864 264 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
865 241 Paper Clips Slow $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
866 170 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
867 974 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
868 204 Voices of Iraq Magn. $30,634 52.8% 12 $2,552 $57,999 10/29/04
869 72 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 100.0% 116 $801 $93,000 10/22/04
870 873 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
871 409 Tarnation Wells $12,740 2.2% 1 $12,740 $592,014 10/6/04
872 34 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $279,219 45.5% 163 $1,713 $614,138 10/1/04
873 140 In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed NFF $46,975 42.5% 6 $7,829 $110,577 10/1/04
874 248 Tying the Knot IDP $24,517 60.4% 8 $3,064 $40,576 10/1/04
875 290 DIG! Palm $20,437 16.1% 2 $10,218 $127,067 10/1/04
876 879 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $3,185 65.3% 1 $3,185 $4,874 10/1/04
877 250 The Yes Men UA $24,373 9.5% 3 $8,124 $255,364 9/24/04
878 970 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
879 539 The Take Icar. $8,625 28.4% 1 $8,625 $30,380 9/22/04
880 794 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
881 1049 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
882 1084 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
883 787 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
884 198 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $31,481 13.2% 7 $4,497 $238,924 8/20/04
885 309 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $18,422 4.7% 1 $18,422 $391,950 8/20/04
886 428 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
887 343 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $16,522 40.4% 10 $1,652 $40,919 8/13/04
888 85 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $77,982 16.9% 5 $15,596 $461,572 8/6/04
889 748 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
890 425 Festival Express Think $12,074 1.0% 1 $12,074 $1,174,079 7/23/04
891 674 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
892 763 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
893 859 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
894 57 Riding Giants SPC $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
895 141 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $46,359 3.8% 3 $15,453 $1,222,708 7/9/04
896 56 America's Heart and Soul BV $134,939 42.9% 98 $1,376 $314,402 7/2/04
897 2 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $23,920,637 20.1% 868 $27,558 $119,194,771 6/25/04
898 258 The Hunting of the President Reg. $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
899 982 Saints and Sinners Avat. $2,167 56.6% 1 $2,167 $3,826 6/18/04
900 342 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,245,079-
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