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, #1001-1073
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
301 359 Inni CP $14,903 12.1% 3 $4,968 $123,482 10/28/11
302 389 Connected Pala. $13,301 28.4% 3 $4,434 $46,782 9/16/11
303 401 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
304 408 Islam: What the West Needs to Know Quix. $12,184 53.1% 3 $4,061 $22,938 7/7/06
305 411 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
306 424 The Heart of the Game Mira. $11,251 2.5% 3 $3,750 $445,374 6/9/06
307 425 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
308 432 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
309 443 Le Joli Mai Icar. $10,662 23.3% 3 $3,554 $45,743 9/13/13
310 447 Dancemaker AL $10,594 4.1% 3 $3,531 $256,780 3/3/99
311 496 Dare Not Walk Alone Indic. $9,259 17.7% 3 $3,086 $52,166 4/25/08
312 504 Decoding Deepak SF $9,100 100.0% 3 $3,033 $9,100 10/5/12
313 510 Last Call at the Oasis ATO $8,899 21.0% 3 $2,966 $42,423 5/4/12
314 524 Touch the Sound Shad. $8,435 4.8% 3 $2,811 $176,801 9/7/05
315 527 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
316 532 Oh My God? Mitro. $8,263 21.6% 3 $2,754 $38,244 11/13/09
317 537 Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope WHE $8,203 23.7% 3 $2,734 $34,665 4/6/12
318 551 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
319 581 Rising From Ashes FRun $7,298 18.9% 3 $2,433 $38,602 8/2/13
320 610 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
321 619 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
322 623 Horse Boy Zeit. $6,554 4.2% 3 $2,185 $156,612 9/30/09
323 651 Our Nixon Cdgm. $6,090 29.6% 3 $2,030 $20,584 8/30/13
324 652 Walt & El Grupo BV $6,059 29.5% 3 $2,020 $20,521 9/9/09
325 682 America the Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments PMKBNC $5,599 45.3% 3 $1,866 $12,366 10/14/11
326 697 Otter 501 Pala. $5,444 22.3% 3 $1,815 $24,449 5/11/12
327 698 Great Directors Pala. $5,440 30.4% 3 $1,813 $17,921 7/2/10
328 700 Whores' Glory KL $5,358 17.1% 3 $1,786 $31,420 4/27/12
329 722 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away FRun $5,026 27.0% 3 $1,675 $18,618 6/1/12
330 778 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
331 803 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
332 877 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $2,915 5.5% 3 $972 $52,986 2/10/12
333 893 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
334 899 Knuckle Vita. $2,647 100.0% 3 $882 $2,647 12/9/11
335 934 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
336 1024 The Ballad of Bering Strait Emr. $1,232 85.6% 3 $410 $1,440 2/19/03
337 1037 The Empire in Africa Libre $1,088 100.0% 3 $362 $1,088 12/8/06
338 83 Samsara Osci. $76,222 2.9% 2 $38,111 $2,672,413 8/24/12
339 86 Senna PDA $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
340 87 Unzipped Mira. $71,275 2.5% 2 $35,637 $2,875,086 8/4/95
341 125 Man on Wire Magn. $51,392 1.7% 2 $25,696 $2,962,242 7/25/08
342 140 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $45,348 0.6% 2 $22,674 $8,117,961 5/13/05
343 150 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $42,035 1.6% 2 $21,018 $2,552,478 3/9/12
344 156 Inside Job SPC $39,649 0.9% 2 $19,825 $4,312,735 10/8/10
345 160 My Architect NYer $37,929 1.4% 2 $18,964 $2,750,707 11/12/03
346 161 L'Amour Fou IFC $37,250 11.9% 2 $18,625 $312,494 5/13/11
347 168 Restrepo NGE $35,581 2.7% 2 $17,791 $1,330,894 6/25/10
348 171 Koch Zeit. $35,196 10.3% 2 $17,598 $342,941 2/1/13
349 172 Microcosmos Mira. $35,189 2.5% 2 $17,594 $1,433,210 10/9/96
350 177 Looking for Richard FoxS $33,843 2.4% 2 $16,921 $1,408,575 10/11/96
351 184 Wordplay IFC $32,847 1.1% 2 $16,423 $3,121,270 6/16/06
352 192 No End in Sight Magn. $31,533 2.2% 2 $15,766 $1,433,319 7/27/07
353 197 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $30,664 10.0% 2 $15,332 $306,845 9/1/06
354 201 Room 237 IFC $29,693 10.0% 2 $14,847 $296,359 3/29/13
355 204 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $28,911 2.7% 2 $14,456 $1,067,028 6/17/11
356 214 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me IFC $27,853 9.6% 2 $13,927 $288,896 2/21/14
357 216 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
358 217 Visions of Light Kino $27,761 3.5% 2 $13,880 $799,856 2/24/93
359 224 Stories We Tell RAtt. $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
360 226 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $26,840 34.4% 2 $13,420 $78,097 3/7/14
361 227 Baraka Gold. $26,812 2.1% 2 $13,406 $1,254,237 9/24/93
362 230 Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life Strand $26,101 12.7% 2 $13,051 $205,246 2/13/98
363 237 Paragraph 175 NYer $25,007 25.9% 2 $12,503 $96,630 9/13/00
364 247 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $23,865 5.7% 2 $11,932 $421,516 11/30/01
365 248 Fast, Cheap and Out of Control SPC $23,665 2.7% 2 $11,832 $878,960 10/3/97
366 251 The Hunting of the President Reg. $23,298 6.2% 2 $11,649 $376,612 6/18/04
367 260 God Grew Tired of Us NM $21,858 7.3% 2 $10,929 $301,447 1/12/07
368 261 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $21,767 1.2% 2 $10,883 $1,763,052 6/4/04
369 266 Grass Una. $21,578 6.9% 2 $10,789 $313,039 5/31/00
370 274 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten IFC $20,880 8.4% 2 $10,440 $248,362 11/2/07
371 280 DIG! Palm $20,437 16.1% 2 $10,218 $127,067 10/1/04
372 283 American Movie SPC $20,260 1.7% 2 $10,130 $1,165,795 11/5/99
373 288 The Other Dream Team TFA $19,821 14.7% 2 $9,911 $135,228 9/28/12
374 290 Fidel FRun $19,320 15.9% 2 $9,660 $121,304 10/18/02
375 291 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $19,302 1.7% 2 $9,651 $1,134,623 7/10/09
376 297 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
377 302 American Promise RFG $18,300 12.5% 2 $9,150 $146,702 10/18/13
378 312 The Last Mountain Da. $17,570 14.3% 2 $8,785 $122,961 6/3/11
379 314 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $17,482 11.6% 2 $8,741 $150,886 10/21/11
380 319 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
381 320 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $17,239 3.9% 2 $8,619 $439,309 5/12/06
382 321 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $17,154 12.9% 2 $8,577 $133,058 10/18/02
383 324 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $17,112 75.4% 2 $8,556 $22,692 2/17/94
384 331 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
385 334 The House I Live In Abr. $16,453 7.8% 2 $8,227 $210,752 10/5/12
386 342 The Other F Word Osci. $15,792 29.4% 2 $7,896 $53,714 11/4/11
387 343 Dust to Glory IFC $15,757 2.5% 2 $7,878 $640,013 4/1/05
388 347 After Tiller Osci. $15,500 21.5% 2 $7,750 $72,125 9/20/13
389 352 Afternoon of a Faun KL $15,292 12.2% 2 $7,646 $125,273 2/5/14
390 354 No Impact Man Osci. $15,215 15.2% 2 $7,608 $100,028 9/11/09
391 355 Kings of Pastry FRun $15,162 4.5% 2 $7,581 $336,386 9/15/10
392 358 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $15,096 14.2% 2 $7,548 $105,998 7/3/13
393 365 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
394 369 Heidi Fleiss: Hollywood Madame InP $14,321 41.6% 2 $7,160 $34,402 2/9/96
395 373 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
396 376 The Island President Gold. $13,998 18.3% 2 $6,999 $76,398 3/28/12
397 381 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
398 395 The Gleaners and I Zeit. $12,655 8.1% 2 $6,327 $155,320 3/7/01
399 396 Keep the River on Your Right - A Modern Cannibal Tale IFC $12,623 3.4% 2 $6,311 $373,366 3/30/01
400 398 When We Were Kings Gram. $12,479 0.4% 2 $6,239 $2,789,985 10/25/96
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 18 titles):
$7,832,93626.4%1,338$5,854$29,639,283-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1073

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
La Maison De La Radio KL 9/4/13
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15