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, #1101-1166
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
101 317 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $19,032 7.9% 3 $6,344 $239,711 7/2/09
102 10 Bears BV $4,776,267 26.9% 1,720 $2,777 $17,780,194 4/18/14
103 1092 The Beat Hotel FRun $1,458 22.5% 1 $1,458 $6,480 3/30/12
104 68 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest SPC $111,982 9.3% 4 $27,996 $1,200,326 7/8/11
105 433 Beautiful Darling Crnth $12,406 36.4% 1 $12,406 $34,096 4/22/11
106 478 Beautiful Losers Side. $10,607 18.8% 1 $10,607 $56,386 8/8/08
107 929 The Beautiful Truth Libre $3,025 19.7% 1 $3,025 $15,387 11/14/08
108 1111 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
109 996 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
110 782 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
111 578 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
112 1077 Before You Know It TFC $1,591 23.7% 1 $1,591 $6,717 5/30/14
113 274 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $22,963 7.6% 1 $22,963 $304,052 10/21/11
114 1052 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
115 21 Believe ORF $2,007,567 32.3% 1,037 $1,936 $6,206,566 12/25/13
116 1068 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
117 698 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
118 809 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
119 747 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
120 716 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
121 256 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $24,970 30.3% 4 $6,242 $82,378 5/26/00
122 726 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
123 795 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
124 440 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
125 1070 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $1,668 53.7% 1 $1,668 $3,109 7/18/97
126 1151 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
127 242 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $26,840 26.6% 2 $13,420 $101,074 3/7/14
128 176 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
129 525 Beyond the Mat Lions $9,532 0.5% 1 $9,532 $2,053,648 10/22/99
130 722 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
131 576 Bhutto FRun $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
132 612 Big Men Abr. $7,539 13.4% 1 $7,539 $56,286 3/14/14
133 54 The Big One Mira. $146,909 20.4% 33 $4,452 $720,074 4/10/98
134 1154 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
135 385 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $15,096 14.2% 2 $7,548 $105,998 7/3/13
136 204 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
137 725 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
138 190 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $33,677 2.2% 1 $33,677 $1,510,026 3/16/11
139 127 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
140 591 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
141 1107 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
142 50 Black Diamond Rush WM $161,115 9.9% 11 $14,646 $1,634,386 10/12/93
143 659 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
144 636 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
145 345 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
146 865 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
147 94 Blackfish Magn. $75,962 3.7% 5 $15,192 $2,073,582 7/19/13
148 408 Blank City IR $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
149 909 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
150 540 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $9,216 2.4% 1 $9,216 $378,382 1/24/03
151 760 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
152 761 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
153 1025 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
154 667 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
155 908 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
156 505 Bonhoeffer FRun $10,099 3.4% 1 $10,099 $296,131 6/20/03
157 467 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
158 993 Bookers Place Trib. $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
159 393 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
160 569 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $8,406 34.1% 1 $8,406 $24,630 9/10/14
161 616 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
162 45 Bowling for Columbine UA $209,148 1.0% 8 $26,143 $21,576,018 10/11/02
163 518 The Boys of Baraka Think $9,705 3.0% 1 $9,705 $323,860 11/30/05
164 391 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $14,632 26.4% 5 $2,926 $55,513 5/22/09
165 148 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
166 457 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $11,281 12.2% 1 $11,281 $92,113 9/23/98
167 140 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
168 87 A Brief History of Time Trit $84,025 3.7% 5 $16,805 $2,279,692 8/21/92
169 823 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
170 745 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
171 357 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
172 322 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
173 454 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $11,437 27.6% 1 $11,437 $41,430 1/11/95
174 473 Brother's Keeper CThnk $10,758 0.8% 1 $10,758 $1,305,915 9/9/92
175 192 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
176 1142 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
177 105 Buck IFC $67,548 1.7% 4 $16,887 $4,038,912 6/17/11
178 597 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
179 895 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
180 239 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $27,095 8.5% 5 $5,419 $318,816 5/28/04
181 67 Bully (2012) Wein. $116,472 41.7% 5 $23,294 $279,202 3/30/12
182 740 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
183 563 Bus 174 Think $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
184 447 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
185 522 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
186 344 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
187 163 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
188 897 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
189 900 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
190 1043 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
191 662 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
192 12 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $4,447,378 31.0% 962 $4,623 $14,363,397 10/2/09
193 106 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $65,154 2.1% 3 $21,718 $3,119,113 5/30/03
194 1158 Carbon Nation CWM $402 2.4% 1 $402 $16,901 5/7/10
195 838 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
196 733 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
197 501 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $10,170 70.0% 1 $10,170 $14,528 7/5/95
198 783 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $5,000 22.0% 2 $2,500 $22,740 1/20/12
199 875 The Cartel MP $3,694 4.2% 2 $1,847 $87,763 4/16/10
200 1097 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
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, #1101-1166

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Full Battle Rattle MEnd 7/9/08
The Search for General Tso IFC 1/2/15
Red Army SPC 1/23/15
Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter FRun 1/23/15
Above and Beyond ICir 1/30/15
Ballet 422 Magn. 2/6/15
Farewell to Hollywood ICir 2/25/15
Deli Man Cohen 2/27/15
My Life Directed RTWC 2/27/15
Merchants of Doubt SPC 3/6/15
The Salt of the Earth SPC 3/27/15
Hillsong - Let Hope Rise WB 4/1/15
Lambert & Stamp SPC 4/3/15
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15
Beyond the Brick: A LEGO Brickumentary RTWC 4/24/15
Sunshine Superman Magn. 5/22/15