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, #1001-1074
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 964 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
902 255 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Submarine Deluxe $22,963 7.6% 1 $22,963 $304,052 10/21/11
903 358 GMO OMG Submarine Deluxe $15,100 31.8% 1 $15,100 $47,558 9/13/13
904 643 Dear Mr. Watterson Submarine Deluxe $6,199 25.9% 5 $1,240 $23,899 11/15/13
905 680 Casting By Submarine Deluxe $5,649 31.1% 2 $2,825 $18,164 11/1/13
906 785 Weekend of a Champion Submarine Deluxe $4,100 100.0% 2 $2,050 $4,100 11/22/13
907 793 Love, Marilyn Submarine Deluxe $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
908 485 High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music Tara Releasing $9,571 18.0% 1 $9,571 $53,319 4/29/94
909 588 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara Releasing $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
910 775 Freedom on My Mind Tara Releasing $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
911 414 Bush's Brain Tartan $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
912 528 A Man Named Pearl Tentmakers Entertainment $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
913 753 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu The Film Desk $4,644 13.6% 1 $4,644 $34,023 9/9/11
914 801 The Windmill Movie The Film Desk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
915 32 Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry ThinkFilm $279,219 45.5% 163 $1,713 $614,138 10/1/04
916 39 The Aristocrats ThinkFilm $243,796 3.8% 4 $60,949 $6,377,461 7/29/05
917 71 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie ThinkFilm $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
918 114 Murderball ThinkFilm $57,286 3.7% 8 $7,160 $1,531,154 7/8/05
919 160 In the Shadow of the Moon ThinkFilm $38,281 3.4% 4 $9,570 $1,134,358 9/7/07
920 188 The Hip Hop Project ThinkFilm $32,520 70.4% 42 $774 $46,208 5/11/07
921 197 The Agronomist ThinkFilm $30,855 13.6% 7 $4,407 $226,189 4/23/04
922 262 The Story of the Weeping Camel ThinkFilm $21,767 1.2% 2 $10,883 $1,763,052 6/4/04
923 264 Protocols of Zion ThinkFilm $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
924 308 Encounters at the End of the World ThinkFilm $17,730 1.9% 1 $17,730 $944,933 6/11/08
925 314 Spellbound (2003) ThinkFilm $17,508 0.3% 1 $17,508 $5,728,581 4/30/03
926 350 War/Dance ThinkFilm $15,471 13.4% 3 $5,157 $115,210 11/9/07
927 365 Born Into Brothels ThinkFilm $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
928 411 Festival Express ThinkFilm $12,074 1.0% 1 $12,074 $1,174,079 7/23/04
929 435 Taxi to the Dark Side ThinkFilm $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
930 475 Mondovino ThinkFilm $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
931 480 The Boys of Baraka ThinkFilm $9,705 3.0% 1 $9,705 $323,860 11/30/05
932 521 Bus 174 ThinkFilm $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
933 535 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till ThinkFilm $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
934 554 Zoo ThinkFilm $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
935 592 Ghosts of Cite Soleil ThinkFilm $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
936 635 Nanking ThinkFilm $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
937 694 I Like Killing Flies ThinkFilm $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
938 703 F**k ThinkFilm $5,299 23.7% 2 $2,649 $22,359 11/10/06
939 730 The Last Mogul ThinkFilm $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
940 736 Genesis ThinkFilm $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
941 756 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ThinkFilm $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
942 764 Three of Hearts ThinkFilm $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
943 788 Tell Them Who You Are ThinkFilm $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
944 910 Lake of Fire ThinkFilm $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
945 949 Blood and Tears ThinkFilm $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
946 1029 Glastonbury ThinkFilm $1,179 14.0% 1 $1,179 $8,419 2/23/07
947 1057 The Trials of Darryl Hunt ThinkFilm $619 50.9% 2 $309 $1,217 6/15/07
948 1066 The Big Question ThinkFilm $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
949 769 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tilapia Film $4,424 8.3% 2 $2,212 $53,471 2/24/06
950 1033 The Only Real Game The Only Real Game Movie $1,130 59.7% 1 $1,130 $1,892 3/7/14
951 720 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tostie Productions $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
952 560 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela Media $7,685 28.4% 1 $7,685 $27,052 3/27/09
953 501 How to Make Money Selling Drugs Tribeca Film $9,202 23.5% 5 $1,840 $39,192 6/26/13
954 602 Side By Side Tribeca Film $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
955 795 Ultrasuede Tribeca Film $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
956 921 Bookers Place Tribeca Film $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
957 3 One Direction: This is Us TriStar $15,815,497 54.8% 2,735 $5,783 $28,873,374 8/30/13
958 78 A Brief History of Time Triton $84,025 3.7% 5 $16,805 $2,279,692 8/21/92
959 148 Hearts of Darkness Triton $42,992 3.3% 4 $10,748 $1,318,449 11/27/91
960 787 The Last Party Triton $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
961 996 Twist (1993) Triton $1,589 4.3% 1 $1,589 $36,875 7/16/93
962 116 The First Saturday in May Truly Indie $54,553 43.9% 20 $2,727 $124,294 4/18/08
963 260 Living in Emergency Truly Indie $21,905 68.0% 7 $3,129 $32,208 6/4/10
964 263 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly Indie $21,762 1.2% 1 $21,762 $1,755,134 3/18/09
965 437 51 Birch Street Truly Indie $10,827 12.8% 2 $5,413 $84,689 10/18/06
966 579 Incendiary Truly Indie $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
967 632 Something to Cheer About Truly Indie $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
968 765 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly Indie $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
969 838 Fighting for Life Truly Indie $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
970 1043 Dumbstruck Truly Indie $981 6.4% 1 $981 $15,379 4/15/11
971 41 Bowling for Columbine United Artists $209,148 1.0% 8 $26,143 $21,576,018 10/11/02
972 244 The Yes Men United Artists $24,373 9.5% 3 $8,124 $255,364 9/24/04
973 267 Grass Unapix Ent. $21,578 6.9% 2 $10,789 $313,039 5/31/00
974 246 Imelda Unico Entertainment $24,077 12.0% 6 $4,012 $200,992 6/9/04
975 28 First Descent Universal $438,615 58.4% 243 $1,805 $750,805 12/2/05
976 74 Inside Deep Throat Universal $88,709 12.8% 12 $7,392 $691,880 2/11/05
977 401 Fuel Unknown $12,386 38.2% 4 $3,097 $32,465 9/18/09
978 929 Twisted: A Balloonamentary Unknown $2,354 55.8% 1 $2,354 $4,218 5/23/08
979 106 Sound City Variance Films $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
980 336 The Lottery Variance Films $16,435 30.1% 1 $16,435 $54,543 6/11/10
981 423 Nursery University Variance Films $11,307 43.4% 1 $11,307 $26,042 4/24/09
982 452 Walking on Dead Fish Variance Films $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
983 580 God Loves Uganda Variance Films $7,300 14.2% 1 $7,300 $51,229 10/11/13
984 585 Until the Light Takes Us Variance Films $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
985 628 Hit So Hard Variance Films $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
986 662 American: The Bill Hicks Story Variance Films $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
987 755 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Variance Films $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
988 766 Terms and Conditions May Apply Variance Films $4,446 8.0% 1 $4,446 $55,824 7/12/13
989 809 How to Live Forever Variance Films $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
990 826 Elevate Variance Films $3,547 63.6% 1 $3,547 $5,580 10/21/11
991 917 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Variance Films $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
992 992 Addiction Incorporated Variance Films $1,629 4.1% 1 $1,629 $40,106 12/14/11
993 994 American Made Movie Variance Films $1,613 3.6% 2 $807 $45,175 8/30/13
994 1032 Head Games Variance Films $1,152 8.2% 2 $576 $14,056 9/21/12
995 1039 The Weird World of Blowfly Variance Films $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
996 867 Fatal Assistance Velvet Films $3,000 100.0% 1 $3,000 $3,000 2/28/14
997 549 American Mustang Vitagraph $7,906 20.2% 1 $7,906 $39,097 1/17/14
998 555 Collapse Vitagraph $7,800 16.6% 1 $7,800 $46,964 11/6/09
999 605 Running From Crazy Vitagraph $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
1000 873 Sunset Story Vitagraph $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 18 titles):
$7,832,93626.4%1,338$5,854$29,639,283-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1074

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Twist of Faith AL 7/1/05
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15