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, #1101-1113
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 729 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
802 730 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
803 731 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $5,226 8.1% 1 $5,226 $64,489 10/2/13
804 732 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
805 733 Dancing Across Borders FRun $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
806 734 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
807 735 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $5,185 2.1% 1 $5,185 $247,159 4/4/14
808 736 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
809 737 Cousin Jules CGld $5,135 17.5% 1 $5,135 $29,337 11/29/13
810 738 Balseros 7Art $5,111 30.5% 1 $5,111 $16,783 7/23/03
811 739 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
812 741 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $5,071 51.8% 1 $5,071 $9,791 1/16/04
813 743 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $5,066 11.2% 1 $5,066 $45,255 5/16/14
814 745 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
815 746 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
816 747 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
817 749 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $5,025 26.0% 1 $5,025 $19,317 7/29/05
818 750 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
819 751 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
820 753 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $4,996 4.2% 1 $4,996 $118,206 3/19/10
821 754 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
822 755 The Last Mogul Think $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
823 756 If You Build It Long Shot $4,949 11.4% 1 $4,949 $43,393 1/10/14
824 758 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
825 759 Sisters in Law WMM $4,895 14.7% 1 $4,895 $33,312 4/12/06
826 761 Genesis Think $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
827 762 Fire in the Blood ICir $4,856 16.7% 1 $4,856 $28,994 9/6/13
828 763 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
829 765 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
830 766 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
831 768 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $4,820 30.7% 1 $4,820 $15,679 4/30/04
832 769 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
833 770 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
834 771 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
835 772 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
836 774 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
837 777 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
838 778 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $4,644 13.6% 1 $4,644 $34,023 9/9/11
839 779 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
840 780 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
841 781 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
842 783 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
843 785 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
844 786 You've Been Trumped ICir $4,497 15.4% 1 $4,497 $29,273 8/3/12
845 787 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
846 788 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
847 789 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
848 790 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
849 791 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
850 792 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $4,446 8.0% 1 $4,446 $55,824 7/12/13
851 793 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $4,438 42.2% 1 $4,438 $10,524 1/6/95
852 796 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
853 797 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
854 798 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
855 799 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
856 800 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
857 801 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
858 802 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
859 804 Design is One FRun $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
860 806 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
861 808 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
862 809 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
863 810 The Garden Osci. $4,114 15.3% 1 $4,114 $26,931 4/24/09
864 812 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
865 813 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
866 814 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
867 815 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
868 816 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 36.8% 1 $4,051 $11,022 5/7/14
869 817 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
870 818 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
871 819 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
872 820 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
873 821 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $3,981 15.6% 1 $3,981 $25,489 7/16/10
874 822 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
875 823 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
876 827 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
877 828 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
878 829 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
879 830 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
880 832 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 100.0% 1 $3,775 $3,775 3/31/12
881 833 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
882 835 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
883 836 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
884 837 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
885 838 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
886 840 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
887 841 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
888 842 Afghan Star Zeit. $3,671 3.6% 1 $3,671 $102,115 6/26/09
889 844 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
890 845 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
891 846 Manakamana CGld $3,635 15.0% 1 $3,635 $24,182 4/18/14
892 847 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
893 848 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
894 849 The Cult of the Suicide Bomber DCo. $3,609 48.4% 1 $3,609 $7,451 6/2/06
895 851 The Great Flood Icar. $3,596 25.6% 1 $3,596 $14,068 1/8/14
896 852 Divan Zeit. $3,560 6.3% 1 $3,560 $56,214 3/17/04
897 853 Herman's House FRun $3,552 71.7% 1 $3,552 $4,956 4/19/13
898 854 Elevate Vari. $3,547 63.6% 1 $3,547 $5,580 10/21/11
899 855 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
900 856 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,283,867-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1113

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Liv & Ingmar Jan. 12/13/13
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 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
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/24/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15