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, #1101-1170
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
501 1169 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
502 249 The Girl Next Door (2000) Indican $25,807 3.3% 5 $5,161 $771,712 4/14/00
503 319 The Wonder of It All Indican $18,988 2.4% 3 $6,329 $781,016 7/17/09
504 521 If I Die Tonight Indican $9,646 47.7% 2 $4,823 $20,214 7/31/09
505 539 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $9,259 17.7% 3 $3,086 $52,166 4/25/08
506 840 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
507 939 American Storytellers Indican $2,974 12.3% 1 $2,974 $24,082 11/7/03
508 986 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $2,546 17.6% 2 $1,273 $14,471 10/2/09
509 1064 This Binary Universe Indican $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
510 1083 El Inmigrante Indican $1,578 10.5% 2 $789 $15,100 7/13/07
511 1095 God and Gays: Bridging the Gap Indican $1,460 28.7% 2 $730 $5,095 10/24/08
512 1135 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
513 51 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Indomina Media $150,337 52.1% 157 $958 $288,312 6/15/12
514 278 The Imposter Indomina Media $22,379 2.5% 1 $22,379 $898,317 7/13/12
515 399 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame In Pictures $14,321 41.6% 2 $7,160 $34,402 2/9/96
516 409 Blank City Insurgent Releasing $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
517 502 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business International Cinema $10,170 70.0% 1 $10,170 $14,528 7/5/95
518 970 GasLand International WOW $2,641 8.6% 1 $2,641 $30,846 9/15/10
519 468 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
520 308 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $20,247 2.2% 1 $20,247 $906,666 7/8/11
521 316 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $19,302 1.7% 2 $9,651 $1,134,623 7/10/09
522 335 My Perestroika International Film Circuit $17,680 7.3% 1 $17,680 $242,707 3/23/11
523 353 When Comedy Went to School International Film Circuit $17,001 4.6% 5 $3,400 $369,065 7/31/13
524 439 Free the Mind International Film Circuit $12,215 7.8% 1 $12,215 $157,201 5/3/13
525 462 The Devil Came on Horseback International Film Circuit $11,143 8.4% 1 $11,143 $132,782 7/25/07
526 487 She's Beautiful When She's Angry International Film Circuit $10,505 15.2% 1 $10,505 $69,181 12/5/14
527 523 The Business of Being Born International Film Circuit $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
528 583 Hava Nagila (The Movie) International Film Circuit $8,218 2.2% 1 $8,218 $370,218 3/1/13
529 596 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story International Film Circuit $7,882 7.0% 1 $7,882 $112,679 5/4/12
530 606 Meeting Resistance International Film Circuit $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
531 636 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
532 643 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $7,086 2.9% 4 $1,772 $244,951 9/26/12
533 693 Stolen International Film Circuit $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
534 730 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
535 761 In a Dream International Film Circuit $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
536 776 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case International Film Circuit $5,066 11.2% 1 $5,066 $45,255 5/16/14
537 796 Fire in the Blood International Film Circuit $4,856 16.7% 1 $4,856 $28,994 9/6/13
538 822 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $4,497 15.4% 1 $4,497 $29,273 8/3/12
539 835 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
540 895 Into Eternity International Film Circuit $3,530 6.4% 1 $3,530 $55,366 2/2/11
541 1013 Words of My Perfect Teacher International Film Circuit $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
542 1014 Enemies of the People International Film Circuit $2,277 3.1% 1 $2,277 $73,171 7/30/10
543 1018 Shakespeare Behind Bars International Film Circuit $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
544 1038 Fired! International Film Circuit $2,158 38.1% 4 $539 $5,661 2/2/07
545 905 The United States of Autism Janson Media $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
546 753 Liv & Ingmar Janus Films $5,451 52.7% 2 $2,726 $10,347 12/13/13
547 732 Stone Reader Jet Films $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
548 520 Naked in Ashes Jour de Fete $9,690 13.4% 1 $9,690 $72,073 10/21/05
549 575 The Homestretch Kartemquin Films $8,373 48.4% 1 $8,373 $17,306 9/12/14
550 72 Linsanity Ketchup Entertainment $99,462 32.9% 9 $11,051 $302,645 10/4/13
551 981 Next Goal Wins Ketchup Entertainment $2,568 6.0% 5 $514 $43,089 4/25/14
552 233 Visions of Light Kino $27,761 3.5% 2 $13,880 $799,856 2/24/93
553 518 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $9,711 2.2% 1 $9,711 $449,707 3/18/94
554 746 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
555 800 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
556 865 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
557 954 Romantico Kino $2,808 9.5% 1 $2,808 $29,460 11/1/06
558 977 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
559 1000 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
560 1050 Ayurveda: The Art of Being Kino $1,938 6.0% 1 $1,938 $32,267 7/17/02
561 1118 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
562 1139 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
563 380 Afternoon of a Faun Kino Lorber $15,292 8.9% 2 $7,646 $172,450 2/5/14
564 413 Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Kino Lorber $13,802 9.0% 1 $13,802 $152,791 4/17/13
565 416 Gerhard Richter Painting Kino Lorber $13,537 5.6% 1 $13,537 $242,646 3/14/12
566 522 Kumare Kino Lorber $9,601 7.3% 1 $9,601 $132,160 6/20/12
567 592 Ain't In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm Kino Lorber $7,937 7.0% 1 $7,937 $113,966 4/19/13
568 609 Meet the Fokkens Kino Lorber $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
569 668 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
570 703 Khodorkovsky Kino Lorber $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
571 713 Charlotte Rampling: The Look Kino Lorber $5,905 29.5% 2 $2,953 $19,988 11/4/11
572 720 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
573 729 Who is Dayani Cristal? Kino Lorber $5,712 31.4% 2 $2,856 $18,190 4/25/14
574 744 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation Kino Lorber $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
575 758 Whores' Glory Kino Lorber $5,358 17.1% 3 $1,786 $31,420 4/27/12
576 765 More Than Honey Kino Lorber $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
577 938 The Trials of Muhammad Ali Kino Lorber $2,980 5.0% 1 $2,980 $59,081 8/23/13
578 976 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
579 1067 Drew: The Man Behind the Poster Kino Lorber $1,764 57.3% 1 $1,764 $3,078 8/14/13
580 1086 Putin's Kiss Kino Lorber $1,525 15.1% 1 $1,525 $10,082 2/17/12
581 1102 La Maison De La Radio Kino Lorber $1,410 17.4% 1 $1,410 $8,095 9/4/13
582 1104 Free Radicals: A History of Experimental Film Kino Lorber $1,350 35.5% 1 $1,350 $3,804 8/3/12
583 1167 Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet Kino Lorber $319 24.7% 2 $160 $1,294 12/12/12
584 453 Lagerfeld Confidential Koch Lorber Films $11,477 17.0% 1 $11,477 $67,500 10/24/07
585 553 The Five Obstructions Koch Lorber Films $8,940 5.4% 1 $8,940 $165,845 5/26/04
586 590 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch Lorber Films $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
587 743 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch Lorber Films $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
588 855 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch Lorber Films $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
589 966 Farmageddon Kristin Marie Productions $2,699 4.8% 1 $2,699 $56,573 6/17/11
590 1054 Up for Grabs Laemmle / Zeller Films $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
591 1061 The First Basket Laemmle / Zeller Films $1,819 8.9% 1 $1,819 $20,440 10/29/08
592 153 Greedy Lying Bastards Lambert Releasing $45,000 100.0% 50 $900 $45,000 3/8/13
593 364 Aileen: The Life and Death of a Serial Killer Lantern Lane $16,158 16.6% 3 $5,386 $97,362 1/9/04
594 1039 Running with Arnold Lantern Lane $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
595 608 American Meat Leave It Better $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
596 1150 Jesus, You Know Leisure Time $604 100.0% 1 $604 $604 12/3/04
597 1024 Kicking It Liberation Entertainment $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
598 918 Crime After Crime Life Sentence Films/mTuckman Media $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
599 806 American Cannibal Lifesize $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
600 857 Wall Lifesize $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
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, #1101-1170

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm 7/16/04
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
The Other Man: F.W. de Klerk and the End of Apartheid in South Africa FRun 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
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB TBD