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
101 1062 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
102 955 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
103 751 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
104 553 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
105 1029 Before You Know It TFC $1,591 23.7% 1 $1,591 $6,717 5/30/14
106 263 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $22,963 7.6% 1 $22,963 $304,052 10/21/11
107 1005 Bel Borba Aqui PDA $1,869 25.2% 1 $1,869 $7,426 10/3/12
108 20 Believe ORF $2,007,567 32.3% 1,037 $1,936 $6,206,566 12/25/13
109 1020 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
110 668 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
111 776 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
112 716 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
113 686 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
114 246 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $24,970 30.3% 4 $6,242 $82,378 5/26/00
115 695 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
116 763 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
117 423 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
118 1022 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $1,668 53.7% 1 $1,668 $3,109 7/18/97
119 1099 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
120 233 Beyond Sight: The Derek Rabelo Story WOWF $26,840 26.6% 2 $13,420 $101,074 3/7/14
121 171 Beyond the Gates (2004) ETr. $36,412 54.0% 5 $7,282 $67,433 11/5/04
122 506 Beyond the Mat Lions $9,532 0.5% 1 $9,532 $2,053,648 10/22/99
123 691 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
124 551 Bhutto FRun $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
125 587 Big Men Abr. $7,539 13.4% 1 $7,539 $56,286 3/14/14
126 52 The Big One Mira. $146,909 20.4% 33 $4,452 $720,074 4/10/98
127 1102 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
128 370 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $15,096 14.2% 2 $7,548 $105,998 7/3/13
129 197 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
130 694 Biggie and Tupac Roxie $5,728 6.0% 1 $5,728 $94,874 9/20/02
131 185 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $33,677 2.2% 1 $33,677 $1,510,026 3/16/11
132 123 Billabong Odyssey Arna $54,000 34.6% 27 $2,000 $156,000 11/7/03
133 566 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
134 1058 Birth of the Living Dead FRun $1,239 12.6% 6 $207 $9,802 10/18/13
135 48 Black Diamond Rush WM $161,115 9.9% 11 $14,646 $1,634,386 10/12/93
136 632 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
137 609 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
138 331 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
139 829 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
140 90 Blackfish Magn. $75,962 3.7% 5 $15,192 $2,073,582 7/19/13
141 392 Blank City IR $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
142 873 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
143 519 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $9,216 2.4% 1 $9,216 $378,382 1/24/03
144 729 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
145 730 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
146 980 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
147 640 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
148 872 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
149 487 Bonhoeffer FRun $10,099 3.4% 1 $10,099 $296,131 6/20/03
150 450 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
151 952 Bookers Place Trib. $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
152 377 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
153 591 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
154 43 Bowling for Columbine UA $209,148 1.0% 8 $26,143 $21,576,018 10/11/02
155 499 The Boys of Baraka Think $9,705 3.0% 1 $9,705 $323,860 11/30/05
156 375 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $14,632 26.4% 5 $2,926 $55,513 5/22/09
157 144 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
158 440 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $11,281 12.2% 1 $11,281 $92,113 9/23/98
159 136 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
160 83 A Brief History of Time Trit $84,025 3.7% 5 $16,805 $2,279,692 8/21/92
161 789 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
162 714 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
163 343 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
164 308 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
165 437 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $11,437 27.6% 1 $11,437 $41,430 1/11/95
166 456 Brother's Keeper CThnk $10,758 0.8% 1 $10,758 $1,305,915 9/9/92
167 187 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
168 1090 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
169 101 Buck IFC $67,548 1.7% 4 $16,887 $4,038,912 6/17/11
170 572 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
171 860 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
172 230 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $27,095 8.5% 5 $5,419 $318,816 5/28/04
173 64 Bully (2012) Wein. $116,472 41.7% 5 $23,294 $279,202 3/30/12
174 709 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
175 540 Bus 174 Think $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
176 430 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
177 503 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
178 330 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
179 158 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
180 861 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
181 864 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
182 996 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
183 635 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
184 12 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $4,447,378 31.0% 962 $4,623 $14,363,397 10/2/09
185 102 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $65,154 2.1% 3 $21,718 $3,119,113 5/30/03
186 1106 Carbon Nation CWM $402 2.4% 1 $402 $16,901 5/7/10
187 803 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
188 702 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
189 483 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $10,170 70.0% 1 $10,170 $14,528 7/5/95
190 752 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $5,000 22.0% 2 $2,500 $22,740 1/20/12
191 839 The Cartel MP $3,694 4.2% 2 $1,847 $87,763 4/16/10
192 1048 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
193 1084 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
194 703 Casting By SD $5,649 31.1% 2 $2,825 $18,164 11/1/13
195 38 Catfish Rog. $257,285 7.9% 12 $21,440 $3,237,343 9/17/10
196 736 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
197 505 Catwalk Arro. $9,560 33.3% 1 $9,560 $28,672 2/16/96
198 54 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $139,101 2.6% 5 $27,820 $5,304,920 4/29/11
199 72 The Celluloid Closet SPC $95,047 6.8% 9 $10,560 $1,400,591 3/15/96
200 73 Celsius 41.11: The Truth Behind the Lies of Fahrenheit 9/11 CitU $93,000 100.0% 116 $801 $93,000 10/22/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 20 titles):
$7,425,64426.3%1,346$5,517$28,283,686-
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
So Goes the Nation IFC 10/4/06
To Be Takei SM 8/22/14
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