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, #1101-1161
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
901 221 The Short Game Gold. $28,434 71.4% 17 $1,673 $39,819 9/20/13
902 551 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
903 918 Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show SD $3,100 100.0% 1 $3,100 $3,100 10/31/14
904 138 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $50,103 4.1% 4 $12,525 $1,215,045 10/27/06
905 14 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
906 647 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
907 987 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
908 609 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
909 1030 Sister Helen Cn4 $2,163 61.1% 1 $2,163 $3,541 10/24/03
910 786 Sisters in Law WMM $4,895 14.7% 1 $4,895 $33,312 4/12/06
911 345 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $17,239 3.9% 2 $8,619 $439,309 5/12/06
912 666 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
913 942 Small Wonders Mira. $2,880 13.8% 1 $2,880 $20,819 10/4/96
914 798 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
915 973 Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun $2,590 56.8% 1 $2,590 $4,560 9/12/14
916 969 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
917 1122 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
918 619 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $7,412 18.1% 1 $7,412 $41,040 10/12/01
919 848 Sol LeWitt Icar. $4,051 31.5% 1 $4,051 $12,841 5/7/14
920 51 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $150,337 52.1% 157 $958 $288,312 6/15/12
921 679 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
922 598 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
923 226 Somm Gold. $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
924 1083 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $1,492 46.0% 1 $1,492 $3,242 10/7/11
925 263 Soul Power SPC $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
926 1128 Souldier PDF $900 60.0% 2 $450 $1,500 2/21/14
927 636 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
928 115 Sound City Vari. $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
929 288 South of the Border Libre $21,545 10.8% 1 $21,545 $198,600 6/25/10
930 291 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $21,381 75.4% 19 $1,125 $28,365 4/7/00
931 530 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $9,366 7.8% 2 $4,683 $120,459 8/16/13
932 1079 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
933 338 Spellbound (2003) Think $17,508 0.3% 1 $17,508 $5,728,581 4/30/03
934 299 Spinning Plates TFA $20,717 18.4% 3 $6,906 $112,449 10/25/13
935 1003 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
936 689 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
937 361 The Square (2013) Nou $16,359 13.2% 1 $16,359 $124,244 10/25/13
938 402 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
939 1022 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,200 88.0% 1 $2,200 $2,500 5/17/02
940 363 Startup.com Art. $16,118 1.3% 1 $16,118 $1,283,356 5/11/01
941 364 State of Fear Skyl. $16,075 80.2% 1 $16,075 $20,055 1/11/06
942 740 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
943 528 Stations of the Elevated APD/C $9,423 33.0% 1 $9,423 $28,516 10/17/14
944 459 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
945 938 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
946 292 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
947 58 Step Into Liquid Art. $135,985 3.7% 5 $27,197 $3,681,803 8/8/03
948 731 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
949 529 Stevie Lions $9,383 9.1% 4 $2,345 $103,401 3/28/03
950 1020 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
951 79 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
952 463 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $10,998 7.3% 1 $10,998 $150,268 8/22/03
953 688 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
954 929 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
955 877 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
956 726 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
957 370 Stonewall Uprising FRun $15,729 12.3% 4 $3,932 $128,203 6/16/10
958 997 Stop the Pounding Heart BWP $2,363 64.9% 1 $2,363 $3,642 9/19/14
959 239 Stories We Tell RAtt. $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
960 625 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
961 281 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $21,767 1.2% 2 $10,883 $1,763,052 6/4/04
962 922 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
963 809 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
964 858 Street Fight Frnt. $3,888 81.4% 2 $1,944 $4,779 2/22/06
965 401 Stripper Fox $14,155 15.7% 1 $14,155 $90,000 1/31/86
966 479 Suicide Killers CityL $10,601 58.1% 1 $10,601 $18,239 8/25/06
967 295 The Summit IFC $20,904 8.6% 8 $2,613 $243,550 10/4/13
968 468 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $10,884 16.2% 1 $10,884 $67,095 3/31/10
969 934 Sunset Story Vita. $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
970 29 Super Size Me IDP $516,641 4.5% 41 $12,601 $11,536,423 5/7/04
971 272 Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC $23,017 10.8% 4 $5,754 $213,064 6/6/14
972 494 Surfwise Magn. $10,304 3.8% 1 $10,304 $269,994 5/9/08
973 839 Surviving Progress FRun $4,161 7.7% 2 $2,081 $53,953 4/6/12
974 1148 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
975 510 Sweetgrass CGld $9,870 4.8% 1 $9,870 $207,473 1/6/10
976 1023 Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo CP $2,198 37.1% 2 $1,099 $5,922 9/17/10
977 950 The Swenkas 7Art $2,790 31.5% 1 $2,790 $8,860 11/9/05
978 80 Tabloid IFC $91,201 13.1% 14 $6,514 $696,921 7/15/11
979 562 The Take Icar. $8,625 28.4% 1 $8,625 $30,380 9/22/04
980 249 Take Me to the River Abr. $25,588 37.3% 12 $2,132 $68,598 9/12/14
981 426 Tarnation Wells $12,740 2.2% 1 $12,740 $592,014 10/6/04
982 467 Taxi to the Dark Side Think $10,930 4.0% 2 $5,465 $274,661 1/18/08
983 994 Tchoupitoulas Osci. $2,379 12.3% 1 $2,379 $19,375 12/7/12
984 584 Teenage Osci. $8,000 19.9% 1 $8,000 $40,169 3/14/14
985 846 Tell Them Who You Are Think $4,060 10.4% 1 $4,060 $39,075 5/13/05
986 822 Terms and Conditions May Apply Vari. $4,446 8.0% 1 $4,446 $55,824 7/12/13
987 458 Terror's Advocate Magn. $11,197 23.5% 3 $3,732 $47,724 10/12/07
988 613 That Man: Peter Berlin Gori. $7,511 13.6% 1 $7,511 $55,398 1/13/06
989 23 That's Dancing! MGM $1,506,802 35.8% 906 $1,663 $4,210,938 1/18/85
990 209 There's No Place Like Utopia RM $30,710 67.9% 1 $30,710 $45,254 7/18/14
991 572 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey OrionC $8,335 3.3% 1 $8,335 $253,311 8/25/95
992 746 These Birds Walk Osci. $5,454 17.9% 1 $5,454 $30,408 11/1/13
993 864 They Come to America C/360 $3,775 100.0% 1 $3,775 $3,775 3/31/12
994 331 The Thin Blue Line Mira. $17,814 1.5% 1 $17,814 $1,209,846 8/26/88
995 366 This Ain't No Mouse Music! Argo. $15,982 46.0% 4 $3,996 $34,754 9/19/14
996 1056 This Binary Universe Indic. $1,794 11.3% 2 $897 $15,875 5/4/12
997 1067 This Divided State Mino. $1,653 38.8% 1 $1,653 $4,255 7/22/05
998 210 This Film Is Not Yet Rated IFC $30,664 10.0% 2 $15,332 $306,845 9/1/06
999 429 This is Not a Film PalT $12,608 16.4% 5 $2,522 $77,016 2/29/12
1000 206 This Old Cub Emr. $31,252 11.6% 6 $5,208 $270,014 3/26/04
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, #1101-1161

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Kids Grow Up Shad. 10/29/10
Antarctica: A Year on Ice MBox 11/28/14
Remote Area Medical Cdgm. 11/28/14
Touch the Wall TTW 11/28/14
She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir 12/5/14
Inside the Mind of Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D SD 12/5/14
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen 12/10/14
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
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
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