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, #1101-1134
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 719 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
802 594 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $7,607 1.4% 1 $7,607 $563,482 7/10/98
803 432 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
804 318 American Promise Rada Film Group $18,300 12.5% 2 $9,150 $146,702 10/18/13
805 53 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $140,888 11.7% 28 $5,032 $1,205,273 9/27/13
806 61 Fed Up Radius-TWC $126,028 8.2% 18 $7,002 $1,538,899 5/9/14
807 105 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
808 120 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $54,596 1.1% 3 $18,199 $4,946,445 6/14/13
809 266 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $23,017 10.8% 4 $5,754 $213,064 6/6/14
810 287 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $21,098 10.5% 3 $7,033 $200,036 8/16/13
811 413 Keep On Keepin' On Radius-TWC $12,930 58.8% 2 $6,465 $22,005 9/19/14
812 876 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
813 1002 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair Red Envelope Entertainment $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
814 155 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $42,566 42.4% 16 $2,660 $100,280 6/18/10
815 247 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $25,460 51.0% 1 $25,460 $49,919 7/27/07
816 784 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
817 263 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
818 539 Show Business Regent Releasing $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
819 570 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
820 857 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
821 883 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
822 926 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
823 673 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
824 25 Good Hair Roadside Attractions $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
825 42 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
826 113 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $61,313 7.5% 18 $3,406 $821,046 8/22/08
827 118 The Cove Roadside Attractions $57,640 6.7% 4 $14,410 $857,005 7/31/09
828 132 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
829 154 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
830 203 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
831 234 Stories We Tell Roadside Attractions $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
832 235 Cool It Roadside Attractions $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
833 242 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
834 544 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
835 7 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
836 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Rocky Mountain Pictures $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
837 162 Hating Breitbart Rocky Mountain Pictures $40,673 49.9% 4 $10,168 $81,432 10/19/12
838 205 There's No Place Like Utopia Rocky Mountain Pictures $30,710 67.9% 1 $30,710 $45,254 7/18/14
839 248 District of Corruption Rocky Mountain Pictures $25,086 78.5% 3 $8,362 $31,954 10/26/12
840 291 An Inconsistent Truth Rocky Mountain Pictures $20,733 29.9% 1 $20,733 $69,394 1/27/12
841 461 Ever Again Rocky Mountain Pictures $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
842 861 Runaway Slave Rocky Mountain Pictures $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
843 38 Catfish Rogue Pictures $257,285 7.9% 12 $21,440 $3,237,343 9/17/10
844 346 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $16,835 2.5% 1 $16,835 $668,228 2/27/98
845 658 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
846 707 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
847 792 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
848 845 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
849 452 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $11,141 62.0% 1 $11,141 $17,981 6/17/11
850 382 Korengal Saboteur Media $14,630 14.4% 1 $14,630 $101,310 5/30/14
851 760 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
852 688 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
853 498 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $9,930 66.3% 1 $9,930 $14,974 11/17/06
854 106 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
855 151 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $44,114 24.9% 7 $6,302 $176,979 3/21/14
856 176 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
857 177 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
858 188 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
859 217 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $28,434 71.4% 17 $1,673 $39,819 9/20/13
860 221 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
861 222 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
862 237 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $26,812 2.1% 2 $13,406 $1,254,237 9/24/93
863 305 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
864 322 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $17,857 16.7% 2 $8,929 $106,771 6/13/14
865 396 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $13,998 18.3% 2 $6,999 $76,398 3/28/12
866 404 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $13,690 1.5% 1 $13,690 $922,872 1/15/92
867 547 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $8,635 1.4% 1 $8,635 $597,564 7/16/93
868 93 Jig Screen Media $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
869 335 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
870 652 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
871 862 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
872 959 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
873 676 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
874 426 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
875 170 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
876 193 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $32,598 18.9% 3 $10,866 $172,225 6/12/09
877 210 Girls Rock! Shadow Dist. $29,917 18.8% 7 $4,273 $159,294 3/7/08
878 399 The Weather Underground Shadow Dist. $13,984 2.5% 1 $13,984 $564,632 6/4/03
879 552 Touch the Sound Shadow Dist. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
880 627 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
881 629 Air Guitar Nation Shadow Dist. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
882 801 The Kids Grow Up Shadow Dist. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
883 826 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shadow Dist. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
884 971 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shadow Dist. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
885 1074 Whiz Kids Shadow Dist. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
886 1077 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $1,242 0.6% 2 $621 $194,533 9/25/09
887 1113 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Shadow Dist. $630 2.9% 1 $630 $21,507 12/7/07
888 1130 Gypsy Caravan Shadow Dist. $379 0.1% 1 $379 $442,936 1/19/07
889 992 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes Shoot First Inc. $2,233 23.7% 1 $2,233 $9,405 9/5/14
890 285 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shooting Gallery $21,381 75.4% 19 $1,125 $28,365 4/7/00
891 468 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
892 97 Heavy Petting Skouras $69,007 25.3% 10 $6,900 $272,371 9/22/89
893 728 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
894 356 State of Fear Skylight Pictures $16,075 80.2% 1 $16,075 $20,055 1/11/06
895 397 Faster (2004) Slamdance on the Road $13,995 86.0% 1 $13,995 $16,265 4/23/04
896 144 Bra Boys Slowhand Cinema $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
897 246 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
898 364 Rape of the Soul Slowhand Cinema $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
899 425 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slowhand Cinema $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
900 1076 Rockets Redglare! Small Planet $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
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, #1101-1134

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Last Party Trit 8/27/93
NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. 10/1/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Meet the Mormons Purd. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
The Great Invisible RTWC 10/29/14
God the Father RM 10/31/14
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
National Gallery Zipp. 11/5/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
The Tower (2014) MBox 11/7/14
Happy Valley (2014) MBox 11/21/14
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15