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, #1101-1128
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 722 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
802 723 Killing Kasztner SkyI $5,513 4.9% 1 $5,513 $112,313 10/23/09
803 724 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
804 725 I Like Killing Flies Think $5,487 33.8% 1 $5,487 $16,214 7/28/06
805 727 These Birds Walk Osci. $5,454 17.9% 1 $5,454 $30,408 11/1/13
806 731 Documented DefA $5,422 17.7% 1 $5,422 $30,662 5/2/14
807 732 Circo FRun $5,403 7.0% 1 $5,403 $77,466 4/1/11
808 734 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
809 736 In a Dream ICir $5,297 9.7% 1 $5,297 $54,640 4/10/09
810 737 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
811 738 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
812 739 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $5,226 8.1% 1 $5,226 $64,489 10/2/13
813 740 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
814 741 Dancing Across Borders FRun $5,204 7.9% 1 $5,204 $66,166 3/26/10
815 742 Forever Icar. $5,202 21.8% 1 $5,202 $23,828 9/12/07
816 743 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden Zeit. $5,185 2.1% 1 $5,185 $247,159 4/4/14
817 744 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
818 745 Cousin Jules CGld $5,135 17.5% 1 $5,135 $29,337 11/29/13
819 746 Balseros 7Art $5,111 30.5% 1 $5,111 $16,783 7/23/03
820 747 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
821 749 Cuba: Island of Music Cn4 $5,071 51.8% 1 $5,071 $9,791 1/16/04
822 751 Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir $5,066 11.2% 1 $5,066 $45,255 5/16/14
823 753 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
824 754 Angels in the Dust Libre $5,043 43.5% 1 $5,043 $11,606 9/14/07
825 755 Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story Sage. $5,034 18.7% 1 $5,034 $26,859 11/24/06
826 757 The 3 Rooms of Melancholia Icar. $5,025 26.0% 1 $5,025 $19,317 7/29/05
827 758 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
828 759 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
829 761 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $4,996 4.2% 1 $4,996 $118,206 3/19/10
830 762 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
831 763 The Last Mogul Think $4,965 30.1% 1 $4,965 $16,469 6/24/05
832 764 If You Build It Long Shot $4,949 11.4% 1 $4,949 $43,393 1/10/14
833 766 Girl Model FRun $4,898 23.2% 1 $4,898 $21,154 9/5/12
834 767 Sisters in Law WMM $4,895 14.7% 1 $4,895 $33,312 4/12/06
835 769 Genesis Think $4,891 29.8% 1 $4,891 $16,413 5/27/05
836 770 Fire in the Blood ICir $4,856 16.7% 1 $4,856 $28,994 9/6/13
837 771 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
838 773 Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme Palm $4,842 38.4% 1 $4,842 $12,600 7/16/04
839 774 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
840 776 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $4,820 30.7% 1 $4,820 $15,679 4/30/04
841 777 East of Havana BMG $4,800 41.6% 1 $4,800 $11,550 2/2/07
842 778 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
843 779 Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Reel $4,792 24.3% 1 $4,792 $19,712 5/30/08
844 780 American Cannibal Life $4,778 28.8% 1 $4,778 $16,566 3/16/07
845 782 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
846 785 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
847 786 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $4,644 13.6% 1 $4,644 $34,023 9/9/11
848 787 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
849 788 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
850 789 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
851 790 Levitated Mass FRun $4,589 65.5% 1 $4,589 $7,005 9/5/14
852 792 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
853 794 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
854 795 You've Been Trumped ICir $4,497 15.4% 1 $4,497 $29,273 8/3/12
855 796 The Kids Grow Up Shad. $4,497 37.2% 1 $4,497 $12,095 10/29/10
856 797 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
857 798 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
858 799 Three of Hearts Think $4,482 20.9% 1 $4,482 $21,429 10/19/05
859 800 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
860 801 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $4,446 8.0% 1 $4,446 $55,824 7/12/13
861 802 Fast Trip, Long Drop Drif $4,438 42.2% 1 $4,438 $10,524 1/6/95
862 805 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
863 806 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
864 807 Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman AL $4,347 21.6% 1 $4,347 $20,157 7/4/07
865 808 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $4,330 9.9% 1 $4,330 $43,942 9/14/11
866 809 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $4,286 36.3% 1 $4,286 $11,799 10/2/09
867 810 Freedom on My Mind Tara $4,272 6.0% 1 $4,272 $71,176 6/22/94
868 811 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
869 813 Design is One FRun $4,236 25.9% 1 $4,236 $16,386 10/11/13
870 815 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
871 817 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
872 818 Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet FRun $4,117 8.9% 1 $4,117 $46,412 11/8/02
873 819 The Garden Osci. $4,114 15.3% 1 $4,114 $26,931 4/24/09
874 821 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
875 822 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
876 823 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
877 824 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
878 825 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 36.8% 1 $4,051 $11,022 5/7/14
879 826 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
880 827 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
881 828 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
882 829 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
883 830 Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno FA $3,981 15.6% 1 $3,981 $25,489 7/16/10
884 831 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
885 832 Armadillo Lorb. $3,958 27.2% 1 $3,958 $14,566 4/15/11
886 836 Two by Scorsese (re-issue) Kino $3,845 40.9% 1 $3,845 $9,395 1/21/05
887 837 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
888 838 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
889 839 China Heavyweight Zeit. $3,792 35.9% 1 $3,792 $10,550 7/6/12
890 841 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 100.0% 1 $3,775 $3,775 3/31/12
891 842 The Aggressives 7Art $3,769 57.7% 1 $3,769 $6,533 10/7/05
892 844 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
893 845 How to Live Forever Vari. $3,716 6.1% 1 $3,716 $60,630 5/13/11
894 846 The Dhamma Brothers Bal. $3,710 9.2% 1 $3,710 $40,492 4/11/08
895 847 Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story FRun $3,700 10.4% 1 $3,700 $35,647 6/14/13
896 849 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
897 850 Jupiter's Wife AL $3,673 34.6% 1 $3,673 $10,622 8/18/95
898 851 Afghan Star Zeit. $3,671 3.6% 1 $3,671 $102,115 6/26/09
899 853 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $3,644 2.6% 1 $3,644 $142,569 3/21/08
900 854 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
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, #1101-1128

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Jupiter's Wife AL 8/18/95
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
Advanced Style B360 9/26/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
I Am Ali Focus 10/10/14
Awake: The Life of Yogananda CF&SR 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/17/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
Citizenfour RTWC 10/24/14
The Principle RM 10/24/14
Revenge of the Mekons MBox 10/29/14
God the Father RM 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
We Are the Giant MBox 12/12/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15