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, #1101-1116
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 499 The Boys of Baraka Think $9,705 3.0% 1 $9,705 $323,860 11/30/05
802 943 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
803 615 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
804 917 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
805 329 Gay Sex in the 70s Lvtt. $17,357 7.0% 1 $17,357 $249,565 11/4/05
806 956 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
807 323 New York Doll FInd. $17,583 8.0% 5 $3,516 $219,672 10/28/05
808 420 Ballets Russes Zeit. $12,230 1.5% 1 $12,230 $815,848 10/26/05
809 272 Protocols of Zion Think $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
810 374 Emmanuel's Gift First $14,642 61.7% 6 $2,440 $23,728 10/21/05
811 481 After Innocence NYer $10,194 8.9% 1 $10,194 $114,264 10/21/05
812 500 Naked in Ashes Jour $9,690 13.4% 1 $9,690 $72,073 10/21/05
813 878 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $3,238 50.1% 1 $3,238 $6,458 10/21/05
814 959 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
815 791 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
816 834 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
817 836 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
818 910 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
819 537 Future of Food Libre $8,721 10.7% 2 $4,360 $81,280 9/14/05
820 544 Touch the Sound Shad. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
821 627 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
822 820 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
823 554 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
824 886 Reel Paradise Wells $3,100 9.7% 1 $3,100 $31,918 8/17/05
825 35 Grizzly Man Lions $269,131 8.5% 29 $9,280 $3,178,403 8/12/05
826 630 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
827 714 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
828 1094 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
829 41 The Aristocrats Think $243,796 3.8% 4 $60,949 $6,377,461 7/29/05
830 340 The Last Dispatch Fabr. $16,848 81.5% 1 $16,848 $20,684 7/29/05
831 750 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $5,025 26.0% 1 $5,025 $19,317 7/29/05
832 13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
833 1025 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
834 1088 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
835 1106 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
836 813 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
837 1113 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
838 119 Murderball Think $57,286 3.7% 8 $7,160 $1,531,154 7/8/05
839 993 Twist of Faith AL $2,085 25.6% 2 $1,042 $8,129 7/1/05
840 1004 A Decent Factory Icar. $1,900 24.0% 1 $1,900 $7,925 6/29/05
841 21 Rize Lions $1,574,787 47.2% 352 $4,473 $3,336,391 6/24/05
842 756 The Last Mogul Think $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
843 1010 McLibel Libre $1,821 42.0% 1 $1,821 $4,337 6/10/05
844 217 Rock School PicH $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
845 548 Deep Blue Mira. $8,373 6.3% 2 $4,186 $132,261 6/3/05
846 762 Genesis Think $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
847 897 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
848 145 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $45,348 0.6% 2 $22,674 $8,117,961 5/13/05
849 815 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
850 1008 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $1,848 2.7% 1 $1,848 $68,249 5/13/05
851 1006 Up for Grabs L/Z $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
852 973 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
853 87 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Magn. $76,639 1.9% 3 $25,546 $4,071,700 4/22/05
854 401 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $13,444 9.5% 1 $13,444 $141,504 4/22/05
855 222 The Year of the Yao FL $27,823 78.2% 12 $2,318 $35,591 4/15/05
856 355 Dust to Glory IFC $15,757 2.5% 2 $7,878 $640,013 4/1/05
857 818 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
858 494 Mondovino Think $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
859 108 Gunner Palace Palm $63,520 10.5% 8 $7,940 $607,844 3/4/05
860 902 Sunset Story Vita. $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
861 913 Naked Fame Reg. $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
862 79 Inside Deep Throat Uni. $88,709 12.8% 12 $7,392 $691,880 2/11/05
863 169 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
864 1090 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
865 378 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
866 1020 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
867 767 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
868 828 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
869 1100 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
870 360 In the Realms of the Unreal Wells $15,477 3.7% 3 $5,159 $417,120 12/22/04
871 377 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
872 806 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
873 1097 Jesus, You Know Leis. $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
874 265 Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst Magn. $22,444 21.4% 4 $5,611 $105,054 11/26/04
875 242 Paper Clips Slow $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
876 171 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
877 980 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
878 205 Voices of Iraq Magn. $30,634 52.8% 12 $2,552 $57,999 10/29/04
879 73 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 100.0% 116 $801 $93,000 10/22/04
880 877 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
881 410 Tarnation Wells $12,740 2.2% 1 $12,740 $592,014 10/6/04
882 34 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Think $279,219 45.5% 163 $1,713 $614,138 10/1/04
883 141 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
884 249 Tying the Knot IDP $24,517 60.4% 8 $3,064 $40,576 10/1/04
885 291 DIG! Palm $20,437 16.1% 2 $10,218 $127,067 10/1/04
886 883 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $3,185 65.3% 1 $3,185 $4,874 10/1/04
887 251 The Yes Men UA $24,373 9.5% 3 $8,124 $255,364 9/24/04
888 976 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
889 541 The Take Icar. $8,625 28.4% 1 $8,625 $30,380 9/22/04
890 797 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
891 1058 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
892 1093 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
893 790 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
894 199 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $31,481 13.2% 7 $4,497 $238,924 8/20/04
895 310 End of the Century: The Story of the Ramones Magn. $18,422 4.7% 1 $18,422 $391,950 8/20/04
896 430 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
897 344 Tom Dowd and the Language of Music Palm $16,522 40.4% 10 $1,652 $40,919 8/13/04
898 86 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $77,982 16.9% 5 $15,596 $461,572 8/6/04
899 751 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
900 427 Festival Express Think $12,074 1.0% 1 $12,074 $1,174,079 7/23/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,285,683-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1116

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Liv & Ingmar Jan. 12/13/13
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 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
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
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