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, #1101-1103
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
701 596 God Loves Uganda Vari. $7,300 14.2% 1 $7,300 $51,229 10/11/13
702 600 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
703 601 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
704 603 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
705 604 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
706 605 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
707 606 Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer APD/C $7,105 40.3% 1 $7,105 $17,632 8/2/13
708 608 Ghosts of Cite Soleil Think $7,100 14.6% 1 $7,100 $48,752 6/27/07
709 610 Zizek! Zeit. $7,062 35.0% 1 $7,062 $20,177 11/18/05
710 611 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
711 612 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
712 613 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
713 614 Air Guitar Nation Shad. $7,035 9.8% 1 $7,035 $71,471 3/23/07
714 615 And Everything is Going Fine IFC $7,035 31.9% 1 $7,035 $22,080 12/10/10
715 617 Desert Bayou Libre $6,976 48.6% 1 $6,976 $14,350 10/5/07
716 618 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
717 621 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
718 622 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
719 623 Good Ol' Freda Magn. $6,798 4.9% 1 $6,798 $138,811 9/6/13
720 624 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack Lot47 $6,776 3.0% 1 $6,776 $225,682 8/16/00
721 625 The Goebbels Experiment FRun $6,769 14.3% 1 $6,769 $47,211 8/12/05
722 626 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
723 628 America the Beautiful FInd. $6,760 8.9% 1 $6,760 $76,173 5/9/08
724 629 King Corn Bal. $6,753 6.4% 1 $6,753 $105,422 10/12/07
725 630 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
726 631 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
727 632 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
728 633 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
729 634 5 Broken Cameras KL $6,674 6.1% 1 $6,674 $109,983 5/30/12
730 635 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
731 637 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
732 638 Hats Off Abr. $6,570 21.0% 1 $6,570 $31,272 3/28/08
733 639 The Panama Deception EPr $6,563 2.1% 1 $6,563 $309,596 7/31/92
734 642 Genghis Blues Roxie $6,524 1.7% 1 $6,524 $374,550 7/1/99
735 643 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
736 644 Hit So Hard Vari. $6,500 19.1% 1 $6,500 $34,025 4/13/12
737 645 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
738 646 Hiding and Seeking FRun $6,423 12.4% 1 $6,423 $51,936 2/6/04
739 647 Gigantic: A Tale of Two Johns Cow. $6,411 4.0% 1 $6,411 $160,621 5/23/03
740 649 7th Street PAc. $6,354 40.7% 1 $6,354 $15,629 1/17/03
741 651 Code Black Long Shot $6,319 11.3% 1 $6,319 $55,690 6/20/14
742 652 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
743 653 Cropsey CP $6,306 12.0% 1 $6,306 $52,476 6/4/10
744 654 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
745 655 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
746 656 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
747 657 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
748 658 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
749 659 Alice Neel SeeT $6,207 12.7% 1 $6,207 $48,969 4/20/07
750 661 Jane's Journey FRun $6,193 22.7% 1 $6,193 $27,253 9/16/11
751 662 Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment FRun $6,193 37.0% 1 $6,193 $16,734 4/27/12
752 663 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
753 664 Herb and Dorothy 50x50 FLM $6,157 15.8% 1 $6,157 $38,933 9/13/13
754 665 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
755 666 Khodorkovsky KL $6,110 15.5% 1 $6,110 $39,522 11/30/11
756 667 In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter mTuck $6,100 50.3% 1 $6,100 $12,133 1/3/14
757 668 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
758 671 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
759 673 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
760 674 Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Bal. $5,944 24.0% 1 $5,944 $24,729 10/4/06
761 675 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
762 677 I Trust You to Kill Me FInd. $5,888 45.8% 1 $5,888 $12,854 9/8/06
763 678 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
764 679 American: The Bill Hicks Story Vari. $5,872 6.4% 1 $5,872 $92,234 4/8/11
765 680 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
766 681 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
767 683 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
768 685 Crop Circles: Quest for Truth Open $5,763 49.8% 1 $5,763 $11,562 8/23/02
769 686 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
770 687 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
771 688 OC87 FKF $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
772 689 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
773 692 How to Grow a Band ICir $5,705 28.3% 1 $5,705 $20,135 4/13/12
774 693 Death by China A23 $5,701 14.8% 1 $5,701 $38,492 8/17/12
775 694 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
776 695 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $5,677 11.2% 1 $5,677 $50,605 9/27/96
777 696 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
778 697 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
779 702 Of Time and the City Strand $5,595 17.1% 1 $5,595 $32,677 1/21/09
780 703 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,593 19.6% 1 $5,593 $28,563 11/18/11
781 704 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
782 705 Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts Koch $5,546 27.7% 1 $5,546 $20,018 4/18/08
783 706 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation KL $5,530 23.3% 1 $5,530 $23,701 1/18/13
784 708 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
785 709 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
786 710 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
787 711 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
788 712 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
789 714 These Birds Walk Osci. $5,454 17.9% 1 $5,454 $30,408 11/1/13
790 718 Documented DefA $5,422 17.7% 1 $5,422 $30,662 5/2/14
791 719 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
792 721 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
793 723 In a Dream ICir $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
794 724 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
795 725 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
796 726 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $5,226 8.1% 1 $5,226 $64,489 10/2/13
797 727 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
798 728 Dancing Across Borders FRun $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
799 729 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
800 730 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $5,185 2.1% 1 $5,185 $244,655 4/4/14
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.6%1,346$5,517$27,890,522-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1103

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Something to Cheer About Truly 4/27/07
Alive Inside B360 7/18/14
Video Games: The Movie Vari. 7/18/14
There's No Place Like Utopia RM 7/18/14
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
What Now? Remind Me CGld 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
Fifi Howls From Happiness MBox 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 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15