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, #1101-1166
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 533 War Photographer First Run $9,327 15.3% 1 $9,327 $61,040 6/19/02
302 535 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary First Run $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
303 555 Orgasm Inc. First Run $8,773 17.9% 2 $4,387 $49,001 2/11/11
304 570 Praying with Lior First Run $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
305 576 Bhutto First Run $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
306 578 Been Rich All My Life First Run $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
307 614 Making the Boys First Run $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
308 620 For the Bible Tells Me So First Run $7,412 2.4% 1 $7,412 $312,751 10/5/07
309 628 Rising From Ashes First Run $7,298 18.9% 3 $2,433 $38,602 8/2/13
310 657 The Goebbels Experiment First Run $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
311 658 Peter Brook: The Tightrope First Run $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
312 663 Orchestra of Exiles First Run $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
313 674 Moving Midway First Run $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
314 680 Hiding and Seeking First Run $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
315 696 Jane's Journey First Run $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
316 697 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment First Run $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
317 707 American Teacher First Run $6,036 18.2% 2 $3,018 $33,144 9/30/11
318 733 Carmen & Geoffrey First Run $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
319 739 Garbo: The Spy First Run $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
320 749 Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill A Mockingbird First Run $5,457 17.5% 2 $2,729 $31,135 5/13/11
321 755 Circo First Run $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
322 764 Dancing Across Borders First Run $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
323 779 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $5,026 27.0% 3 $1,675 $18,618 6/1/12
324 789 Girl Model First Run $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
325 791 Wagner & Me First Run $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
326 806 Defamation First Run $4,725 39.3% 4 $1,181 $12,038 11/20/09
327 807 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth First Run $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
328 809 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man First Run $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
329 810 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom First Run $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
330 815 Levitated Mass First Run $4,589 28.5% 1 $4,589 $16,086 9/5/14
331 823 Bright Leaves First Run $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
332 837 Without the King First Run $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
333 839 Design is One First Run $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
334 843 Surviving Progress First Run $4,161 7.7% 2 $2,081 $53,953 4/6/12
335 845 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet First Run $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
336 851 Our City Dreams First Run $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
337 871 Sacred Stage First Run $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
338 874 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story First Run $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
339 881 Stolen Moments First Run $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
340 889 Herman's House First Run $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
341 892 The Unknown Soldier First Run $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
342 899 Man on a Mission First Run $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
343 900 Camden 28 First Run $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
344 931 Photographic Memory First Run $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
345 947 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern First Run $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
346 955 Sacco and Vanzetti First Run $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
347 956 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? First Run $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
348 957 Forgiving Dr. Mengele First Run $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
349 959 Verdict on Auschwitz First Run $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
350 961 Pink Ribbons, Inc. First Run $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
351 962 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution First Run $2,718 63.3% 1 $2,718 $4,291 3/2/12
352 966 Ballerina First Run $2,656 2.3% 1 $2,656 $114,507 1/16/09
353 976 Next Year Jerusalem First Run $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
354 977 Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Run $2,590 56.8% 1 $2,590 $4,560 9/12/14
355 978 Waiting for Armageddon First Run $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
356 982 Aristide and Endless Revolution First Run $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
357 994 People of a Feather First Run $2,413 42.5% 1 $2,413 $5,677 11/8/13
358 1005 A Wink and a Smile First Run $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
359 1013 Nuclear Nation First Run $2,268 45.7% 1 $2,268 $4,960 12/11/13
360 1018 Pianomania First Run $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
361 1028 Kabbalah Me First Run $2,196 22.4% 1 $2,196 $9,816 8/22/14
362 1042 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation First Run $2,009 10.3% 1 $2,009 $19,442 9/12/14
363 1046 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow First Run $1,951 13.7% 1 $1,951 $14,272 5/18/12
364 1048 Mugabe and the White African First Run $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
365 1054 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step First Run $1,846 14.1% 1 $1,846 $13,137 5/16/14
366 1061 Windfall First Run $1,780 27.4% 1 $1,780 $6,504 2/3/12
367 1065 Wetlands Preserved First Run $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
368 1073 Maidentrip First Run $1,622 2.4% 1 $1,622 $68,243 12/20/13
369 1075 Half the Road First Run $1,613 33.7% 2 $807 $4,783 4/18/14
370 1081 Men at Lunch First Run $1,530 61.6% 1 $1,530 $2,483 9/20/13
371 1087 The Sons of Tennessee Williams First Run $1,492 46.0% 1 $1,492 $3,242 10/7/11
372 1088 To the Limit First Run $1,483 8.1% 2 $742 $18,254 6/13/08
373 1090 The End of Time First Run $1,468 33.6% 1 $1,468 $4,375 11/29/13
374 1092 The Beat Hotel First Run $1,458 22.5% 1 $1,458 $6,480 3/30/12
375 1095 K2: Siren of the Himalayas First Run $1,421 14.7% 2 $711 $9,672 8/22/14
376 1096 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America First Run $1,415 53.4% 1 $1,415 $2,648 1/24/14
377 1107 Birth of the Living Dead First Run $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
378 1108 You Don't Need Feet to Dance First Run $1,239 72.1% 1 $1,239 $1,719 3/22/13
379 1112 Ferlinghetti: The Rebirth of Wonder First Run $1,197 24.9% 1 $1,197 $4,816 2/8/13
380 1115 On the Rumba River First Run $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
381 1119 Guitar Innovators: John Fahey & Nels Cline First Run $1,119 18.2% 1 $1,119 $6,132 8/16/13
382 1120 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
383 1121 Children of Fate First Run $1,099 63.2% 1 $1,099 $1,738 11/23/93
384 1124 More Than the Rainbow First Run $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
385 1126 Unborn in the USA First Run $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
386 1128 Three Stars First Run $1,003 11.2% 1 $1,003 $8,942 9/21/12
387 1130 Patagonia Rising First Run $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
388 1136 Monumental First Run $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
389 1137 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism First Run $822 42.9% 2 $411 $1,916 9/24/10
390 1140 Plastic Planet First Run $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
391 1142 Brothers in Arms First Run $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
392 1147 Food Beware First Run $595 50.4% 1 $595 $1,181 10/16/09
393 1151 Beyond Hatred First Run $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
394 1155 Making Grace First Run $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
395 1156 Triumph of the Wall First Run $430 90.3% 1 $430 $476 5/31/13
396 1159 Gottfried Helnwein and the Dreaming Child First Run $402 66.9% 1 $402 $601 11/23/12
397 1160 A People Uncounted First Run $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
398 1164 Algorithms First Run $317 15.7% 1 $317 $2,021 10/17/14
399 1166 America Betrayed First Run $245 18.7% 1 $245 $1,311 3/27/09
400 1167 Evergreen: The Road to Legalization First Run $189 8.0% 1 $189 $2,363 6/13/14
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, #1101-1166

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/19/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15