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
801 112 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $61,313 7.5% 18 $3,406 $821,046 8/22/08
802 117 The Cove Roadside Attractions $57,640 6.7% 4 $14,410 $857,005 7/31/09
803 131 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
804 153 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
805 200 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
806 230 Stories We Tell Roadside Attractions $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
807 231 Cool It Roadside Attractions $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
808 238 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
809 534 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
810 7 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
811 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Rocky Mountain Pictures $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
812 160 Hating Breitbart Rocky Mountain Pictures $40,673 49.9% 4 $10,168 $81,432 10/19/12
813 202 There's No Place Like Utopia Rocky Mountain Pictures $30,710 77.9% 1 $30,710 $39,401 7/18/14
814 243 District of Corruption Rocky Mountain Pictures $25,086 78.5% 3 $8,362 $31,954 10/26/12
815 285 An Inconsistent Truth Rocky Mountain Pictures $20,733 29.9% 1 $20,733 $69,394 1/27/12
816 452 Ever Again Rocky Mountain Pictures $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
817 844 Runaway Slave Rocky Mountain Pictures $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
818 38 Catfish Rogue Pictures $257,285 7.9% 12 $21,440 $3,237,343 9/17/10
819 340 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $16,835 2.5% 1 $16,835 $668,228 2/27/98
820 645 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
821 692 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
822 777 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
823 828 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
824 443 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $11,141 62.0% 1 $11,141 $17,981 6/17/11
825 375 Korengal Saboteur Media $14,630 16.1% 1 $14,630 $90,709 5/30/14
826 745 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
827 674 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
828 489 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $9,930 66.3% 1 $9,930 $14,974 11/17/06
829 105 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
830 150 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $44,114 24.9% 7 $6,302 $176,979 3/21/14
831 174 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
832 175 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
833 186 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
834 213 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $28,434 71.4% 17 $1,673 $39,819 9/20/13
835 217 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
836 218 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
837 233 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $26,812 2.1% 2 $13,406 $1,254,237 9/24/93
838 299 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
839 316 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $17,857 17.1% 2 $8,929 $104,528 6/13/14
840 389 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $13,998 18.3% 2 $6,999 $76,398 3/28/12
841 397 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $13,690 1.5% 1 $13,690 $922,872 1/15/92
842 537 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $8,635 1.4% 1 $8,635 $597,564 7/16/93
843 92 Jig Screen Media $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
844 329 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
845 639 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
846 845 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
847 939 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
848 662 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
849 417 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
850 168 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
851 190 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $32,598 18.9% 3 $10,866 $172,225 6/12/09
852 206 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
853 392 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $13,984 2.5% 1 $13,984 $564,632 6/4/03
854 542 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
855 615 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
856 617 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
857 785 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
858 810 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
859 950 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
860 1047 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
861 1050 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
862 1086 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
863 1102 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
864 279 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $21,381 75.4% 19 $1,125 $28,365 4/7/00
865 459 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
866 96 Heavy Petting Skouras $69,007 25.3% 10 $6,900 $272,371 9/22/89
867 713 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
868 350 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $16,075 80.2% 1 $16,075 $20,055 1/11/06
869 390 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $13,995 86.0% 1 $13,995 $16,265 4/23/04
870 143 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
871 241 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
872 357 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
873 416 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
874 1049 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
875 421 Beware of Mr. Baker Snagfilms $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
876 522 Decoding Deepak Snagfilms $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
877 894 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Social Media Productions $2,991 48.8% 1 $2,991 $6,123 1/19/01
878 767 East of Havana Sony BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
879 57 Riding Giants Sony Classics $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
880 62 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold Sony Classics $118,294 18.5% 18 $6,572 $638,476 4/22/11
881 64 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $111,982 9.3% 4 $27,996 $1,200,326 7/8/11
882 65 Dogtown and Z-Boys Sony Classics $103,355 7.9% 20 $5,167 $1,300,682 4/26/02
883 71 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $95,047 6.8% 9 $10,560 $1,400,591 3/15/96
884 73 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $92,679 5.8% 7 $13,240 $1,610,163 8/14/09
885 81 Tyson Sony Classics $85,046 9.6% 11 $7,731 $887,918 4/24/09
886 97 Every Little Step Sony Classics $68,504 4.0% 8 $8,563 $1,725,141 4/17/09
887 111 The Gatekeepers Sony Classics $61,552 2.5% 3 $20,517 $2,415,727 2/1/13
888 124 Why We Fight Sony Classics $53,571 3.7% 6 $8,928 $1,439,972 1/20/06
889 134 Tim's Vermeer Sony Classics $49,777 3.0% 4 $12,444 $1,671,377 1/31/14
890 146 Who Killed the Electric Car? Sony Classics $45,138 2.7% 8 $5,642 $1,678,874 6/28/06
891 156 The Fog of War Sony Classics $41,449 1.0% 3 $13,816 $4,198,566 12/19/03
892 161 Inside Job Sony Classics $39,649 0.9% 2 $19,825 $4,312,735 10/8/10
893 172 Jodorowsky's Dune Sony Classics $36,018 5.6% 3 $12,006 $646,512 3/21/14
894 187 Winged Migration Sony Classics $33,128 0.3% 1 $33,128 $10,764,402 4/18/03
895 209 The Armstrong Lie Sony Classics $28,992 7.6% 5 $5,798 $383,294 11/8/13
896 225 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $27,459 0.7% 3 $9,153 $3,696,196 7/27/12
897 234 Anne Frank Remembered Sony Classics $26,697 2.0% 4 $6,674 $1,310,200 2/23/96
898 236 My Kid Could Paint That Sony Classics $26,290 11.4% 8 $3,286 $231,574 10/5/07
899 253 Soul Power Sony Classics $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
900 255 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control Sony Classics $23,665 2.7% 2 $11,832 $878,960 10/3/97
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