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
901 859 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
902 861 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
903 862 Back Door Channels FKF $3,425 28.2% 1 $3,425 $12,139 9/16/11
904 863 Fighting for Life Truly $3,423 11.2% 1 $3,423 $30,606 3/7/08
905 864 The United States of Autism JM $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
906 865 Hell and Back Again DF $3,413 8.4% 1 $3,413 $40,634 10/5/11
907 866 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
908 867 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 100.0% 1 $3,384 $3,384 9/28/07
909 868 Darshan IFC $3,360 5.1% 1 $3,360 $66,032 7/26/06
910 869 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
911 870 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
912 871 Marwencol CGld $3,276 2.9% 1 $3,276 $112,036 10/8/10
913 872 Kill Your Idols Palm $3,274 42.2% 1 $3,274 $7,753 7/7/06
914 873 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
915 874 Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death Artma $3,238 50.1% 1 $3,238 $6,458 10/21/05
916 875 In the Mirror of Maya Deren Zeit. $3,225 39.9% 1 $3,225 $8,077 1/24/03
917 876 Full Battle Rattle MEnd $3,216 26.1% 1 $3,216 $12,306 7/9/08
918 877 Crime After Crime LSF $3,215 5.3% 1 $3,215 $60,291 7/1/11
919 878 Moving the Mountain Oct. $3,199 7.2% 1 $3,199 $44,536 4/26/95
920 879 Home of the Brave (2004) Emr. $3,185 65.3% 1 $3,185 $4,874 10/1/04
921 880 Flex is Kings BBFR $3,152 58.2% 1 $3,152 $5,418 4/4/14
922 881 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $3,151 14.3% 1 $3,151 $22,026 8/17/07
923 882 Reel Paradise Wells $3,100 9.7% 1 $3,100 $31,918 8/17/05
924 883 Dreams of a Life Strand $3,085 36.7% 1 $3,085 $8,405 8/3/12
925 884 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 100.0% 1 $3,081 $3,081 10/17/08
926 885 King Leopold's Ghost Aloha $3,078 59.3% 1 $3,078 $5,194 8/18/06
927 886 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
928 887 Children Underground Cmx. $3,075 24.0% 1 $3,075 $12,798 9/19/01
929 888 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $3,054 14.4% 1 $3,054 $21,242 9/2/11
930 889 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
931 892 Fatal Assistance Velv. $3,000 100.0% 1 $3,000 $3,000 2/28/14
932 893 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
933 894 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $2,991 48.8% 1 $2,991 $6,123 1/19/01
934 895 The City Dark Argo. $2,983 32.2% 1 $2,983 $9,269 1/18/12
935 896 The Trials of Muhammad Ali KL $2,980 5.0% 1 $2,980 $59,081 8/23/13
936 897 American Storytellers Indic. $2,974 12.3% 1 $2,974 $24,082 11/7/03
937 898 Sunset Story Vita. $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
938 899 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
939 901 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
940 902 Hitler's Children FM $2,939 10.3% 1 $2,939 $28,663 11/16/12
941 904 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Osci. $2,886 15.7% 1 $2,886 $18,334 10/31/08
942 905 Small Wonders Mira. $2,880 13.8% 1 $2,880 $20,819 10/4/96
943 906 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
944 907 Shoah IFC $2,874 14.2% 1 $2,874 $20,175 12/10/10
945 908 Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys Argo. $2,842 43.1% 1 $2,842 $6,601 1/24/14
946 909 Naked Fame Reg. $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
947 910 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
948 911 Romantico Kino $2,808 9.5% 1 $2,808 $29,460 11/1/06
949 912 Gogol Bordello Non-Stop Lorb. $2,793 50.5% 1 $2,793 $5,532 9/11/09
950 913 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
951 914 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
952 915 How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? FRun $2,759 21.2% 1 $2,759 $13,013 1/25/12
953 916 Forgiving Dr. Mengele FRun $2,754 26.5% 1 $2,754 $10,403 2/24/06
954 917 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
955 918 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
956 920 Art Is... The Permanent Revolution FRun $2,718 63.3% 1 $2,718 $4,291 3/2/12
957 921 How to Draw a Bunny Palm $2,706 58.1% 1 $2,706 $4,658 3/12/04
958 922 Farmageddon KMP $2,699 4.8% 1 $2,699 $56,573 6/17/11
959 923 Last Days Here IFC $2,671 34.9% 1 $2,671 $7,643 3/2/12
960 924 Ballerina FRun $2,656 2.3% 1 $2,656 $114,507 1/16/09
961 926 GasLand WOW $2,641 8.6% 1 $2,641 $30,846 9/15/10
962 928 The Arbor Strand $2,638 12.2% 1 $2,638 $21,620 4/27/11
963 929 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
964 930 Klezmer on Fish Street Castle $2,628 45.9% 1 $2,628 $5,724 4/16/04
965 932 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
966 933 Crossing the Line Kino $2,605 28.1% 1 $2,605 $9,258 8/10/07
967 934 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
968 935 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
969 936 Lake of Fire Think $2,559 10.1% 1 $2,559 $25,317 10/3/07
970 937 Aristide and Endless Revolution FRun $2,552 36.5% 1 $2,552 $6,998 11/24/05
971 939 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
972 940 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 100.0% 1 $2,517 $2,517 2/27/04
973 941 The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls Argo. $2,506 8.5% 1 $2,506 $29,316 5/13/11
974 943 After the Cup: Sons of Sakhnin United Vari. $2,501 21.7% 1 $2,501 $11,538 5/21/10
975 944 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
976 945 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
977 946 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
978 948 People of a Feather FRun $2,413 42.5% 1 $2,413 $5,677 11/8/13
979 949 Earth Days Zeit. $2,408 9.0% 1 $2,408 $26,748 8/14/09
980 951 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
981 952 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
982 953 The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust Castle $2,377 100.0% 1 $2,377 $2,377 10/21/05
983 955 Twisted: A Balloonamentary N/A $2,354 55.8% 1 $2,354 $4,218 5/23/08
984 956 A Wink and a Smile FRun $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
985 957 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $2,344 14.6% 1 $2,344 $16,050 9/6/13
986 958 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
987 959 A Decade Under the Influence IFC $2,320 6.7% 1 $2,320 $34,837 4/25/03
988 960 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
989 962 Enemies of the People ICir $2,277 3.1% 1 $2,277 $73,171 7/30/10
990 963 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $2,273 3.7% 1 $2,273 $62,186 10/20/95
991 964 Nuclear Nation FRun $2,268 45.7% 1 $2,268 $4,960 12/11/13
992 965 Journeys with George Cn4 $2,264 63.1% 1 $2,264 $3,588 3/14/03
993 966 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
994 967 Writer of O Zeit. $2,245 19.1% 1 $2,245 $11,728 5/4/05
995 968 The Harvest/La Cosecha Libre $2,245 60.5% 1 $2,245 $3,709 7/29/11
996 969 Pianomania FRun $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
997 970 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
998 971 Kicking It LibE $2,219 16.7% 1 $2,219 $13,266 6/13/08
999 973 Dislecksia: The Movie A23 $2,213 6.7% 1 $2,213 $33,066 10/4/13
1000 974 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,239,332-
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