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
301 706 Garbo: The Spy First Run $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
302 716 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $5,457 17.5% 2 $2,729 $31,135 5/13/11
303 722 Circo First Run $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
304 731 Dancing Across Borders First Run $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
305 746 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $5,026 27.0% 3 $1,675 $18,618 6/1/12
306 756 Girl Model First Run $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
307 758 Wagner & Me First Run $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
308 771 Defamation First Run $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
309 772 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
310 774 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
311 775 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
312 787 Bright Leaves First Run $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
313 800 Without the King First Run $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
314 802 Design is One First Run $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
315 805 Surviving Progress First Run $4,161 7.7% 2 $2,081 $53,953 4/6/12
316 807 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
317 813 Our City Dreams First Run $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
318 832 Sacred Stage First Run $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
319 835 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
320 842 Stolen Moments First Run $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
321 850 Herman's House First Run $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
322 853 The Unknown Soldier First Run $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
323 860 Man on a Mission First Run $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
324 861 Camden 28 First Run $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
325 891 Photographic Memory First Run $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
326 906 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
327 914 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
328 915 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
329 916 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
330 918 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
331 919 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
332 920 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $2,718 63.3% 1 $2,718 $4,291 3/2/12
333 924 Ballerina First Run $2,656 2.3% 1 $2,656 $114,507 1/16/09
334 934 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
335 935 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
336 937 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
337 948 People of a Feather First Run $2,413 42.5% 1 $2,413 $5,677 11/8/13
338 956 A Wink and a Smile First Run $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
339 964 Nuclear Nation First Run $2,268 45.7% 1 $2,268 $4,960 12/11/13
340 969 Pianomania First Run $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
341 994 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $1,951 13.7% 1 $1,951 $14,272 5/18/12
342 996 Mugabe and the White African First Run $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
343 1008 Windfall First Run $1,780 27.4% 1 $1,780 $6,504 2/3/12
344 1012 Wetlands Preserved First Run $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
345 1020 Maidentrip First Run $1,622 2.4% 1 $1,622 $68,243 12/20/13
346 1022 Half the Road First Run $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
347 1028 Men at Lunch First Run $1,530 61.6% 1 $1,530 $2,483 9/20/13
348 1034 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $1,492 46.0% 1 $1,492 $3,242 10/7/11
349 1035 To the Limit First Run $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
350 1037 The End of Time First Run $1,468 33.6% 1 $1,468 $4,375 11/29/13
351 1039 The Beat Hotel First Run $1,458 22.5% 1 $1,458 $6,480 3/30/12
352 1041 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $1,415 53.4% 1 $1,415 $2,648 1/24/14
353 1052 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
354 1053 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
355 1057 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
356 1060 On the Rumba River First Run $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
357 1064 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $1,119 18.2% 1 $1,119 $6,132 8/16/13
358 1065 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $1,114 0.2% 1 $1,114 $453,650 1/29/10
359 1066 Children of Fate First Run $1,099 63.2% 1 $1,099 $1,738 11/23/93
360 1068 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
361 1070 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
362 1072 Three Stars First Run $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
363 1074 Patagonia Rising First Run $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
364 1079 Monumental First Run $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
365 1080 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $822 42.9% 2 $411 $1,916 9/24/10
366 1083 Plastic Planet First Run $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
367 1084 Brothers in Arms First Run $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
368 1089 Food Beware First Run $595 50.4% 1 $595 $1,181 10/16/09
369 1093 Beyond Hatred First Run $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
370 1097 Making Grace First Run $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
371 1098 Triumph of the Wall First Run $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
372 1100 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
373 1101 A People Uncounted First Run $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
374 1106 America Betrayed First Run $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
375 1107 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $189 11.5% 1 $189 $1,640 6/13/14
376 135 The Bridge First Stripe Productions $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
377 691 OC87 Fisher-Klingenstein Films $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
378 862 Back Door Channels Fisher-Klingenstein Films $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
379 818 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno Flicker Alley $3,981 15.6% 1 $3,981 $25,489 7/16/10
380 903 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage Flicker Alley $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
381 19 Babies Focus Features $2,160,460 29.5% 534 $4,046 $7,320,323 5/7/10
382 77 The Kid Stays in the Picture Focus Features $89,087 6.2% 4 $22,271 $1,439,232 7/26/02
383 224 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus Features $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
384 420 The Ground Truth Focus Features $12,207 61.0% 8 $1,525 $20,013 9/15/06
385 595 Family Fundamentals Focus Features $7,352 64.8% 4 $1,838 $11,344 10/11/02
386 385 Stripper Fox $14,155 15.7% 1 $14,155 $90,000 1/31/86
387 132 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight $50,937 1.3% 4 $12,734 $3,992,189 4/9/08
388 182 Looking for Richard Fox Searchlight $33,843 2.4% 2 $16,921 $1,408,575 10/11/96
389 39 I Want Your Money Freestyle Releasing $249,428 57.5% 537 $464 $433,588 10/15/10
390 167 Sharkwater Freestyle Releasing $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
391 235 The Hornet's Nest Freestyle Releasing $26,550 8.5% 4 $6,638 $312,069 5/9/14
392 622 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Freestyle Releasing $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
393 823 Street Fight Frontier Films $3,888 81.4% 2 $1,944 $4,779 2/22/06
394 83 Girl Rising Gathr Films $81,640 4.7% 34 $2,401 $1,727,259 3/7/13
395 532 The Ghosts In Our Machine Ghosts Media, Inc. $8,756 42.3% 1 $8,756 $20,709 11/8/13
396 588 That Man: Peter Berlin Gorilla Factory Productions $7,511 13.6% 1 $7,511 $55,398 1/13/06
397 413 When We Were Kings Gramercy $12,479 0.4% 2 $6,239 $2,789,985 10/25/96
398 804 Quantum Hoops Green Forest Films $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
399 399 4 Little Girls Green Valley $13,528 10.4% 1 $13,528 $130,146 7/9/97
400 181 Your Mommy Kills Animals Halo8 Releasing $34,000 100.0% 1 $34,000 $34,000 7/20/07
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,232,924-
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