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, #1101-1167
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 1 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Paramount $29,514,054 40.4% 3,105 $9,505 $73,013,910 2/11/11
802 6 Katy Perry: Part of Me Paramount $7,138,266 28.2% 2,730 $2,615 $25,326,071 7/5/12
803 11 Tupac: Resurrection Paramount $4,632,847 60.0% 801 $5,783 $7,718,961 11/14/03
804 35 An Inconvenient Truth Paramount Classics $281,330 1.2% 4 $70,332 $24,146,161 5/24/06
805 65 Trekkies Paramount Classics $125,636 39.5% 339 $370 $318,246 5/21/99
806 149 Mad Hot Ballroom Paramount Classics $45,348 0.6% 2 $22,674 $8,117,961 5/13/05
807 24 Shine a Light Paramount Vantage $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
808 57 Waiting for "Superman" Paramount Vantage $139,033 2.2% 4 $34,758 $6,417,135 9/24/10
809 147 American Teen Paramount Vantage $45,589 4.8% 5 $9,118 $942,441 7/25/08
810 276 Arctic Tale Paramount Vantage $22,607 2.7% 4 $5,651 $833,532 7/25/07
811 336 Forks Over Knives Pascack Media $17,645 2.4% 1 $17,645 $739,561 1/7/11
812 48 Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $170,756 5.2% 8 $21,345 $3,291,250 4/16/10
813 95 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
814 322 Brooklyn Castle Producers Distribution Agency $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
815 1052 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
816 30 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland Picturehouse $464,170 76.9% 962 $483 $603,894 2/8/08
817 133 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters Picturehouse $51,493 7.6% 5 $10,298 $677,914 8/17/07
818 225 Rock School Picturehouse $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
819 743 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock Picturehouse $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
820 1020 Moog Plexifilm $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
821 737 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMK*BNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
822 719 I Am Eleven Proud Mother Pictures $5,800 3.0% 2 $2,900 $195,350 9/12/14
823 609 Hands on a Hard Body Providence $7,607 1.4% 1 $7,607 $563,482 7/10/98
824 19 Meet the Mormons Purdie Distribution $2,509,808 42.7% 317 $7,917 $5,883,132 10/10/14
825 442 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quixotic Media $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
826 327 American Promise Rada Film Group $18,300 12.5% 2 $9,150 $146,702 10/18/13
827 55 Inequality for All Radius-TWC $140,888 11.7% 28 $5,032 $1,205,273 9/27/13
828 63 Citizenfour Radius-TWC $126,321 6.0% 5 $25,264 $2,092,915 10/24/14
829 64 Fed Up Radius-TWC $126,028 8.2% 18 $7,002 $1,538,899 5/9/14
830 109 The Unknown Known Radius-TWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
831 124 20 Feet from Stardom Radius-TWC $54,596 1.1% 3 $18,199 $4,946,445 6/14/13
832 273 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon Radius-TWC $23,017 10.8% 4 $5,754 $213,064 6/6/14
833 294 Cutie and the Boxer Radius-TWC $21,098 10.5% 3 $7,033 $200,036 8/16/13
834 423 Keep On Keepin' On Radius-TWC $12,930 7.9% 2 $6,465 $163,745 9/19/14
835 1004 The Great Invisible Radius-TWC $2,348 20.5% 3 $783 $11,428 10/29/14
836 898 Let's Get Frank Random Productions $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
837 1029 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
838 159 8: The Mormon Proposition Red Flag Releasing $42,566 42.4% 16 $2,660 $100,280 6/18/10
839 253 Transformation: The Life and Legacy of Werner Erhard Reel Diva Consultants $25,460 51.0% 1 $25,460 $49,919 7/27/07
840 803 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel Source $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
841 269 The Hunting of the President Regent Releasing $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
842 553 Show Business Regent Releasing $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
843 585 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
844 879 Eleven Minutes Regent Releasing $3,670 46.0% 4 $918 $7,986 2/20/09
845 905 Sex Positive Regent Releasing $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
846 950 Naked Fame Regent Releasing $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
847 690 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
848 26 Good Hair Roadside Attractions $1,039,220 25.0% 186 $5,587 $4,157,223 10/9/09
849 44 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
850 117 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $61,313 7.5% 18 $3,406 $821,046 8/22/08
851 122 The Cove Roadside Attractions $57,640 6.7% 4 $14,410 $857,005 7/31/09
852 136 Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $51,260 35.6% 35 $1,465 $143,986 9/23/11
853 158 Chicago 10 Roadside Attractions $42,724 24.1% 14 $3,052 $177,490 2/29/08
854 208 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $30,953 24.5% 12 $2,579 $126,238 10/5/12
855 240 Stories We Tell Roadside Attractions $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
856 241 Cool It Roadside Attractions $26,847 42.8% 41 $655 $62,713 11/12/10
857 248 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
858 558 How to Cook Your Life Roadside Attractions $8,741 10.0% 4 $2,185 $87,370 10/26/07
859 7 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $6,509,433 19.5% 1,091 $5,966 $33,449,086 8/24/12
860 16 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Rocky Mountain Pictures $2,970,848 38.5% 1,052 $2,824 $7,720,487 4/18/08
861 166 Hating Breitbart Rocky Mountain Pictures $40,673 49.9% 4 $10,168 $81,432 10/19/12
862 210 There's No Place Like Utopia Rocky Mountain Pictures $30,710 67.9% 1 $30,710 $45,254 7/18/14
863 254 District of Corruption Rocky Mountain Pictures $25,086 78.5% 3 $8,362 $31,954 10/26/12
864 299 An Inconsistent Truth Rocky Mountain Pictures $20,733 29.9% 1 $20,733 $69,394 1/27/12
865 386 God the Father Rocky Mountain Pictures $15,037 13.3% 1 $15,037 $113,276 10/17/14
866 471 Ever Again Rocky Mountain Pictures $10,802 62.4% 12 $900 $17,304 12/8/06
867 561 The Principle Rocky Mountain Pictures $8,657 50.2% 1 $8,657 $17,261 10/24/14
868 883 Runaway Slave Rocky Mountain Pictures $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
869 40 Catfish Rogue Pictures $257,285 7.9% 12 $21,440 $3,237,343 9/17/10
870 355 Kurt and Courtney Roxie $16,835 2.5% 1 $16,835 $668,228 2/27/98
871 675 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
872 725 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
873 812 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
874 867 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
875 462 Battle for Brooklyn Rumur Releasing $11,141 62.0% 1 $11,141 $17,981 6/17/11
876 392 Korengal Saboteur Media $14,630 14.4% 1 $14,630 $101,310 5/30/14
877 778 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sagewood Cinema Ventures $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
878 706 Orwell Rolls in His Grave Sag Harbor Basement $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
879 510 Hannari - Geisha Modern Sakura Production USA $9,930 66.3% 1 $9,930 $14,974 11/17/06
880 110 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $63,700 6.3% 3 $21,233 $1,017,579 9/21/12
881 155 Anita Samuel Goldwyn $44,114 24.9% 7 $6,302 $176,979 3/21/14
882 180 Wigstock: The Movie Samuel Goldwyn $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
883 181 Exporting Raymond Samuel Goldwyn $35,292 40.2% 13 $2,715 $87,727 4/29/11
884 192 Brothers at War Samuel Goldwyn $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
885 222 The Short Game Samuel Goldwyn $28,434 71.4% 17 $1,673 $39,819 9/20/13
886 226 Trumbo Samuel Goldwyn $28,125 25.8% 3 $9,375 $109,057 6/27/08
887 227 Somm Samuel Goldwyn $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
888 243 Baraka Samuel Goldwyn $26,812 2.1% 2 $13,406 $1,254,237 9/24/93
889 313 Waiting for Lightning Samuel Goldwyn $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
890 331 Ivory Tower Samuel Goldwyn $17,857 16.7% 2 $8,929 $106,771 6/13/14
891 406 The Island President Samuel Goldwyn $13,998 18.3% 2 $6,999 $76,398 3/28/12
892 414 35 Up Samuel Goldwyn $13,690 1.5% 1 $13,690 $922,872 1/15/92
893 562 Road Scholar Samuel Goldwyn $8,635 1.4% 1 $8,635 $597,564 7/16/93
894 97 Jig Screen Media $70,432 38.3% 5 $14,086 $183,790 6/17/11
895 344 Bustin' Down the Door Screen Media $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
896 669 Skid Row Screen Media $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
897 884 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
898 984 Run for Your Life Screen Media $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
899 693 Alice Neel SeeThink Productions $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
900 436 The War Tapes SenArt/Scranton-Lacy Films $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
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, #1101-1167

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
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
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
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
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