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, #1101-1116
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1001 823 Ultrasuede Trib. $3,968 34.4% 1 $3,968 $11,539 1/20/12
1002 681 The Unbelievers CM $5,925 41.1% 1 $5,925 $14,400 11/29/13
1003 1079 Unborn in the USA FRun $1,035 70.2% 1 $1,035 $1,475 6/15/07
1004 199 Uncovered: The War on Iraq Libre $31,481 13.2% 7 $4,497 $238,924 8/20/04
1005 103 The Undefeated (2011) ArcEnt $65,132 56.0% 10 $6,513 $116,381 7/15/11
1006 186 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $33,165 5.9% 5 $6,633 $562,218 2/17/12
1007 617 Under Our Skin Shad. $7,043 7.1% 1 $7,043 $98,548 6/19/09
1008 746 Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story Tost. $5,054 38.6% 1 $5,054 $13,080 3/4/11
1009 950 The Unforeseen CGld $2,496 2.8% 1 $2,496 $90,287 2/29/08
1010 868 The United States of Autism JM $3,413 3.4% 1 $3,413 $100,403 4/5/13
1011 105 The Unknown Known RTWC $64,315 23.3% 18 $3,573 $276,497 4/4/14
1012 857 The Unknown Soldier FRun $3,545 36.9% 1 $3,545 $9,602 9/7/07
1013 248 Unknown White Male Wells $24,591 19.4% 4 $6,147 $126,836 2/24/06
1014 661 Unmistaken Child Osci. $6,293 2.1% 1 $6,293 $306,140 6/3/09
1015 495 An Unreasonable Man IFC $9,813 5.6% 1 $9,813 $176,647 1/31/07
1016 605 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $7,246 5.6% 1 $7,246 $130,441 12/4/09
1017 554 The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Think $8,230 4.0% 1 $8,230 $204,956 8/17/05
1018 92 Unzipped Mira. $71,275 2.5% 2 $35,637 $2,875,086 8/4/95
1019 1006 Up for Grabs L/Z $1,881 13.5% 2 $940 $13,931 5/6/05
1020 353 Up the Yangtze Zeit. $15,851 2.0% 1 $15,851 $783,969 4/25/08
1021 792 Vajra Sky Over Tibet Truly $4,471 7.2% 1 $4,471 $62,356 8/18/06
1022 271 Valentino: The Last Emperor Truly $21,762 1.2% 1 $21,762 $1,755,134 3/18/09
1023 150 Veil of Tears WF $44,358 61.5% 8 $5,545 $72,078 3/28/14
1024 448 Venus and Serena Magn. $10,981 21.4% 4 $2,745 $51,271 5/10/13
1025 922 Verdict on Auschwitz FRun $2,740 24.0% 1 $2,740 $11,396 1/12/07
1026 408 Video Games: The Movie Vari. $12,759 55.4% 25 $510 $23,043 7/18/14
1027 29 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $464,170 76.9% 962 $483 $603,894 2/8/08
1028 780 Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh Roxie $4,632 0.3% 1 $4,632 $1,577,480 8/19/88
1029 224 Visions of Light Kino $27,761 3.5% 2 $13,880 $799,856 2/24/93
1030 526 Visitors (2014) Cdgm. $9,094 10.8% 1 $9,094 $84,577 1/24/14
1031 859 Visual Acoustics Arth. $3,517 6.7% 1 $3,517 $52,467 10/9/09
1032 205 Voices of Iraq Magn. $30,634 52.8% 12 $2,552 $57,999 10/29/04
1033 761 Wagner & Me FRun $4,891 13.0% 2 $2,446 $37,745 12/7/12
1034 55 Waiting for "Superman" ParV $139,033 2.2% 4 $34,758 $6,417,135 9/24/10
1035 940 Waiting for Armageddon FRun $2,579 24.6% 1 $2,579 $10,501 1/8/10
1036 300 Waiting for Lightning Gold. $19,537 90.5% 11 $1,776 $21,577 12/7/12
1037 614 The Waiting Room ICir $7,086 2.9% 4 $1,772 $244,951 9/26/12
1038 189 Waking Sleeping Beauty BV $33,115 41.0% 5 $6,623 $80,741 3/26/10
1039 578 A Walk to Beautiful Engel $7,718 100.0% 1 $7,718 $7,718 2/8/08
1040 468 Walking on Dead Fish Vari. $10,524 34.7% 1 $10,524 $30,328 9/19/08
1041 820 Wall Life $4,015 27.6% 1 $4,015 $14,541 8/26/05
1042 676 Walt & El Grupo BV $6,059 29.5% 3 $2,020 $20,521 9/9/09
1043 512 War Photographer FRun $9,327 15.3% 1 $9,327 $61,040 6/19/02
1044 365 The War Room Oct. $15,264 1.7% 1 $15,264 $901,668 11/3/93
1045 419 The War Tapes SenA $12,268 4.8% 1 $12,268 $254,190 6/2/06
1046 361 War/Dance Think $15,471 13.4% 3 $5,157 $115,210 11/9/07
1047 496 Waste Land Arth. $9,806 5.2% 1 $9,806 $187,716 10/29/10
1048 577 Watermark EOne $7,724 9.1% 2 $3,862 $84,464 4/4/14
1049 767 Watermarks Kino $4,837 2.0% 1 $4,837 $246,094 1/21/05
1050 608 The Way We Get By ICir $7,149 6.7% 1 $7,149 $106,542 7/17/09
1051 598 We Live in Public Abr. $7,325 17.6% 1 $7,325 $41,711 8/28/09
1052 225 We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks Focus $27,689 16.7% 4 $6,922 $166,243 5/24/13
1053 806 Weapons of Mass Deception Libre $4,216 14.0% 3 $1,405 $30,210 12/3/04
1054 309 Weapons of the Spirit FRun $18,580 8.0% 1 $18,580 $232,981 9/1/89
1055 393 The Weather Underground Shad. $13,984 2.5% 1 $13,984 $564,632 6/4/03
1056 812 Weekend of a Champion SD $4,100 100.0% 2 $2,050 $4,100 11/22/13
1057 1078 The Weird World of Blowfly Vari. $1,036 33.8% 1 $1,036 $3,062 9/16/11
1058 402 West of Memphis SPC $13,360 4.3% 5 $2,672 $310,154 12/25/12
1059 1019 Wetlands Preserved FRun $1,736 58.5% 1 $1,736 $2,970 3/14/08
1060 768 The Whale Pala. $4,835 5.9% 2 $2,418 $81,881 9/9/11
1061 1009 whaledreamers Mont. $1,827 17.3% 6 $305 $10,584 9/26/08
1062 1048 What Now? Remind Me CGld $1,434 46.4% 1 $1,434 $3,089 8/8/14
1063 507 What Would Jesus Buy? WarP $9,527 4.8% 1 $9,527 $200,010 11/16/07
1064 338 When Comedy Went to School ICir $17,001 4.6% 5 $3,400 $369,065 7/31/13
1065 414 When We Were Kings Gram. $12,479 0.4% 2 $6,239 $2,789,985 10/25/96
1066 1085 Where Are You Taking Me? Icar. $937 62.8% 1 $937 $1,492 3/2/12
1067 51 Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden? Wein. $148,698 38.6% 102 $1,457 $384,955 4/18/08
1068 383 Whitey: USA v. James J. Bulger Magn. $14,287 18.8% 3 $4,762 $75,881 6/27/14
1069 1056 Whiz Kids Shad. $1,333 24.7% 1 $1,333 $5,386 6/4/10
1070 888 Who Does She Think She Is? AL $3,081 100.0% 1 $3,081 $3,081 10/17/08
1071 588 Who Gets to Call It Art? Palm $7,520 27.5% 1 $7,520 $27,344 2/1/06
1072 697 Who is Dayani Cristal? KL $5,712 34.3% 2 $2,856 $16,652 4/25/14
1073 147 Who Killed the Electric Car? SPC $45,138 2.7% 8 $5,642 $1,678,874 6/28/06
1074 713 Who the #$&% Is Jackson Pollock PicH $5,526 40.3% 2 $2,763 $13,710 11/15/06
1075 726 Whores' Glory KL $5,358 17.1% 3 $1,786 $31,420 4/27/12
1076 125 Why We Fight SPC $53,571 3.7% 6 $8,928 $1,439,972 1/20/06
1077 175 Wigstock: The Movie Gold. $35,563 5.2% 3 $11,854 $686,152 6/9/95
1078 849 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $3,610 3.2% 1 $3,610 $111,205 8/24/12
1079 122 Wild Man Blues NL $54,458 10.2% 3 $18,153 $533,759 4/17/98
1080 169 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shad. $36,731 1.2% 5 $7,346 $3,058,527 2/9/05
1081 100 The Wildest Dream NGE $67,848 7.6% 12 $5,654 $898,137 8/6/10
1082 627 William Eggleston in the Real World Palm $6,820 15.3% 1 $6,820 $44,435 8/31/05
1083 477 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Arth. $10,322 22.4% 2 $5,161 $46,078 11/13/09
1084 649 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within Osci. $6,510 14.0% 1 $6,510 $46,380 11/17/10
1085 1015 Windfall FRun $1,780 27.4% 1 $1,780 $6,504 2/3/12
1086 829 The Windmill Movie FDesk $3,832 12.8% 1 $3,832 $30,050 6/17/09
1087 188 Winged Migration SPC $33,128 0.3% 1 $33,128 $10,764,402 4/18/03
1088 962 A Wink and a Smile FRun $2,346 11.6% 1 $2,346 $20,169 5/1/09
1089 758 With All Deliberate Speed Emp. $4,920 64.0% 5 $984 $7,690 5/14/04
1090 1100 With God on Our Side: George W. Bush... Lum. $563 29.9% 1 $563 $1,884 1/19/05
1091 803 Without the King FRun $4,237 48.9% 1 $4,237 $8,663 4/25/08
1092 755 The Woman with the Five Elephants CGld $4,988 45.2% 1 $4,988 $11,026 7/20/11
1093 690 Women, Art, Revolution Zeit. $5,791 11.0% 2 $2,896 $52,681 6/1/11
1094 305 The Wonder of It All Indic. $18,988 2.4% 3 $6,329 $781,016 7/17/09
1095 498 The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl Kino $9,711 2.2% 1 $9,711 $449,707 3/18/94
1096 684 The Woodmans Lorb. $5,874 12.6% 1 $5,874 $46,623 1/19/11
1097 585 Word Wars 7Art $7,559 6.8% 1 $7,559 $110,617 5/28/04
1098 190 Wordplay IFC $32,847 1.1% 2 $16,423 $3,121,270 6/16/06
1099 967 Words of My Perfect Teacher ICir $2,300 11.3% 3 $766 $20,318 12/22/06
1100 978 Workingman's Death 7Art $2,214 100.0% 2 $1,107 $2,214 2/24/06
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,286,320-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1100, #1101-1116

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Elemental TFC 5/17/13
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI 9/5/14
Levitated Mass FRun 9/5/14
Born to Fly: Elizabeth Strep vs. Gravity TFC 9/10/14
The Green Prince MBox 9/12/14
I Am Eleven ICir 9/12/14
Smiling Through the Apocalypse FRun 9/12/14
Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun 9/12/14
Stop the Pounding Heart BWP 9/19/14
Pump SD 9/19/14
Keep On Keepin' On RTWC 9/19/14
The Overnighters Drft. 10/10/14
Watchers of the Sky MBox 10/10/14
Algorithms FRun 10/17/14
On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. 11/7/14
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15