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, #1101-1148
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
701 583 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
702 584 The Interrupters CGld $7,920 2.8% 1 $7,920 $282,448 7/29/11
703 585 American Mustang Vita. $7,906 16.2% 1 $7,906 $48,700 1/17/14
704 586 Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story ICir $7,882 7.0% 1 $7,882 $112,679 5/4/12
705 589 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
706 590 Zoo Think $7,811 11.2% 1 $7,811 $69,770 4/25/07
707 591 Collapse Vita. $7,800 16.6% 1 $7,800 $46,964 11/6/09
708 592 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
709 593 Favela Rising Moch. $7,768 39.3% 1 $7,768 $19,781 6/2/06
710 595 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
711 597 Guest of Cindy Sherman Trela $7,685 28.4% 1 $7,685 $27,052 3/27/09
712 598 American Meat LB $7,659 71.9% 1 $7,659 $10,650 4/12/13
713 599 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
714 601 Hands on a Hard Body Prov. $7,607 1.4% 1 $7,607 $563,482 7/10/98
715 602 Word Wars 7Art $7,559 6.8% 1 $7,559 $110,617 5/28/04
716 604 Big Men Abr. $7,539 13.4% 1 $7,539 $56,286 3/14/14
717 605 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $7,520 27.5% 1 $7,520 $27,344 2/1/06
718 606 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
719 607 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $7,511 13.6% 1 $7,511 $55,398 1/13/06
720 608 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
721 609 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple 7Art $7,482 5.0% 1 $7,482 $148,292 10/20/06
722 611 On the Ropes Wells $7,431 15.9% 1 $7,431 $46,737 8/18/99
723 612 For the Bible Tells Me So FRun $7,412 2.4% 1 $7,412 $312,751 10/5/07
724 613 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $7,412 18.1% 1 $7,412 $41,040 10/12/01
725 614 The Good Old Naughty Days Strand $7,359 12.1% 1 $7,359 $60,862 3/28/03
726 616 We Live in Public Abr. $7,325 17.6% 1 $7,325 $41,711 8/28/09
727 617 Incendiary Truly $7,308 32.5% 1 $7,308 $22,457 9/23/11
728 618 God Loves Uganda Vari. $7,300 14.2% 1 $7,300 $51,229 10/11/13
729 622 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
730 623 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
731 625 Alive Inside B360 $7,200 2.8% 1 $7,200 $254,514 7/18/14
732 626 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
733 627 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
734 628 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
735 629 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 39.5% 1 $7,105 $17,992 8/2/13
736 631 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
737 633 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
738 634 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
739 635 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
740 636 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
741 637 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
742 638 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
743 640 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
744 641 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
745 644 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
746 645 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
747 646 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
748 647 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $6,776 3.0% 1 $6,776 $225,682 8/16/00
749 648 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
750 649 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
751 651 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
752 652 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
753 653 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
754 654 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
755 655 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
756 656 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
757 657 5 Broken Cameras KL $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
758 658 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
759 659 Expedition to the End of the World Argo. $6,635 18.4% 1 $6,635 $36,135 8/20/14
760 661 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
761 662 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
762 663 The Panama Deception EPr $6,563 2.1% 1 $6,563 $309,596 7/31/92
763 666 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
764 667 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
765 668 Advanced Style B360 $6,500 12.0% 1 $6,500 $54,363 9/26/14
766 669 Hit So Hard Vari. $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
767 670 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
768 671 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
769 672 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
770 674 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
771 676 Code Black Long Shot $6,319 3.3% 1 $6,319 $190,229 6/20/14
772 677 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
773 678 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
774 679 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
775 680 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
776 681 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
777 682 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
778 683 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
779 684 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
780 686 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
781 687 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
782 688 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
783 689 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $6,157 15.8% 1 $6,157 $38,933 9/13/13
784 690 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
785 691 Khodorkovsky KL $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
786 692 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
787 693 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
788 696 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
789 698 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
790 699 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
791 700 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
792 702 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
793 703 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
794 704 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
795 705 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
796 706 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
797 708 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
798 711 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
799 712 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
800 713 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
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, #1101-1148

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Blockade Icar. 3/14/07
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
All You Need Is Love Da. 10/31/14
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD 10/31/14
Magical Universe IFC 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
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 2/6/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15