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
101 1077 Beautopia Wells $1,219 42.5% 1 $1,219 $2,870 3/5/99
102 966 The Beauty Academy of Kabul Shad. $2,407 1.1% 2 $1,203 $225,448 11/4/05
103 759 Becoming Traviata Distrib. $5,000 8.0% 1 $5,000 $62,652 5/15/13
104 559 Been Rich All My Life FRun $8,252 22.7% 1 $8,252 $36,406 7/21/06
105 1043 Before You Know It TFC $1,591 23.7% 1 $1,591 $6,717 5/30/14
106 266 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $22,963 7.6% 1 $22,963 $304,052 10/21/11
107 1019 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 1034 Benda Bilili! NGE $1,678 12.5% 1 $1,678 $13,420 9/30/11
110 675 Benjamin Smoke Cow. $6,183 16.7% 1 $6,183 $37,111 7/21/00
111 784 Bert Stern: Original Mad Man FRun $4,691 13.8% 4 $1,173 $34,005 4/5/13
112 724 Best Worst Movie Abr. $5,503 5.0% 1 $5,503 $109,895 4/23/10
113 693 The Betrayal CGld $5,864 14.2% 1 $5,864 $41,271 11/21/08
114 249 Better Living Through Circuitry 7Art $24,970 30.3% 4 $6,242 $82,378 5/26/00
115 703 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $5,712 26.3% 4 $1,428 $21,697 3/2/12
116 771 Bettie Page Reveals All MBox $4,846 4.5% 1 $4,846 $108,118 11/22/13
117 427 Beware of Mr. Baker SF $12,195 10.5% 1 $12,195 $116,476 11/28/12
118 1036 Beyond Barbed Wire M&A $1,668 53.7% 1 $1,668 $3,109 7/18/97
119 1114 Beyond Hatred FRun $533 56.2% 1 $533 $949 6/15/07
120 235 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
122 510 Beyond the Mat Lions $9,532 0.5% 1 $9,532 $2,053,648 10/22/99
123 699 Beyond Vanilla Strand $5,761 21.0% 1 $5,761 $27,396 5/16/03
124 557 Bhutto FRun $8,275 8.3% 2 $4,138 $100,202 12/3/10
125 593 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 1117 The Big Question Think $466 20.7% 1 $466 $2,248 3/17/06
128 374 Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me Magn. $15,096 14.2% 2 $7,548 $105,998 7/3/13
129 198 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* Magn. $31,576 10.2% 6 $5,263 $308,575 5/30/08
130 702 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
133 572 Billy the Kid Elep. $7,923 15.0% 1 $7,923 $52,823 12/5/07
134 1073 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
136 638 Black Gold CalN $6,764 7.2% 3 $2,254 $93,477 10/6/06
137 615 Black Is, Black Ain't Tara $7,120 70.0% 1 $7,120 $10,171 5/5/95
138 335 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $17,316 6.3% 2 $8,658 $273,749 9/9/11
139 838 Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Arth. $3,815 42.7% 1 $3,815 $8,939 10/19/07
140 90 Blackfish Magn. $75,962 3.7% 5 $15,192 $2,073,582 7/19/13
141 396 Blank City IR $13,989 12.1% 1 $13,989 $116,037 4/6/11
142 882 Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Times of Hannah Senesh Bal. $3,316 17.8% 1 $3,316 $18,654 1/28/09
143 524 Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary SPC $9,216 2.4% 1 $9,216 $378,382 1/24/03
144 737 Blindsight Abr. $5,279 5.9% 1 $5,279 $89,169 3/5/08
145 738 Blockade Icar. $5,271 44.9% 1 $5,271 $11,750 3/14/07
146 992 Blood and Tears Think $2,201 50.4% 1 $2,201 $4,364 6/15/07
147 646 Bloodline Libre $6,658 10.3% 1 $6,658 $64,698 5/9/08
148 881 Body of War FSC $3,321 4.6% 1 $3,321 $71,716 3/7/08
149 491 Bonhoeffer FRun $10,099 3.4% 1 $10,099 $296,131 6/20/03
150 454 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story IPos. $10,939 18.1% 2 $5,470 $60,332 9/26/08
151 963 Bookers Place Trib. $2,455 44.2% 2 $1,228 $5,549 4/25/12
152 381 Born Into Brothels Think $14,605 0.4% 1 $14,605 $3,515,061 12/8/04
153 551 Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity TFC $8,406 43.4% 1 $8,406 $19,377 9/10/14
154 597 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope AL $7,502 85.5% 1 $7,502 $8,779 9/7/01
155 43 Bowling for Columbine UA $209,148 1.0% 8 $26,143 $21,576,018 10/11/02
156 503 The Boys of Baraka Think $9,705 3.0% 1 $9,705 $323,860 11/30/05
157 379 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story BV $14,632 26.4% 5 $2,926 $55,513 5/22/09
158 144 Bra Boys Slow $45,589 29.4% 23 $1,982 $155,056 4/11/08
159 444 The Brandon Teena Story Zeit. $11,281 12.2% 1 $11,281 $92,113 9/23/98
160 136 The Bridge FStr. $49,313 27.4% 19 $2,595 $179,780 10/27/06
161 83 A Brief History of Time Trit $84,025 3.7% 5 $16,805 $2,279,692 8/21/92
162 798 Bright Leaves FRun $4,485 5.8% 1 $4,485 $77,888 8/25/04
163 722 Broadway Idiot FB $5,514 20.0% 1 $5,514 $27,595 10/11/13
164 347 Broadway: The Golden Age Da. $16,524 4.7% 2 $8,262 $353,580 6/11/04
165 312 Brooklyn Castle PDA $18,761 8.6% 2 $9,381 $219,407 10/19/12
166 441 Brother Minister: The Assassination of Malcolm X CCx $11,437 27.6% 1 $11,437 $41,430 1/11/95
167 460 Brother's Keeper CThnk $10,758 0.8% 1 $10,758 $1,305,915 9/9/92
168 187 Brothers at War Gold. $33,142 21.6% 7 $4,735 $153,148 3/13/09
169 1105 Brothers in Arms FRun $658 18.0% 1 $658 $3,664 8/27/04
170 101 Buck IFC $67,548 1.7% 4 $16,887 $4,038,912 6/17/11
171 578 Budrus Bal. $7,819 11.4% 1 $7,819 $68,353 10/8/10
172 868 Building Hope NobP $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 6/3/11
173 232 Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $27,095 8.5% 5 $5,419 $318,816 5/28/04
174 64 Bully (2012) Wein. $116,472 41.7% 5 $23,294 $279,202 3/30/12
175 717 Burma VJ Osci. $5,554 10.7% 1 $5,554 $51,672 5/20/09
176 545 Bus 174 Think $8,625 4.0% 1 $8,625 $217,201 10/8/03
177 434 Bush's Brain Tar. $11,927 6.7% 4 $2,981 $177,525 8/20/04
178 507 The Business of Being Born ICir $9,574 13.7% 1 $9,574 $69,991 1/9/08
179 334 Bustin' Down the Door Scre. $17,317 15.8% 5 $3,463 $109,427 7/25/08
180 158 Call + Response FTrd. $41,346 19.2% 12 $3,446 $215,185 10/10/08
181 870 Call Me Kuchu Cdgm. $3,476 38.1% 1 $3,476 $9,124 6/14/13
182 873 Camden 28 FRun $3,428 49.1% 1 $3,428 $6,983 7/27/07
183 1010 Cameraman: The Work and Life of Jack Cardiff Strand $1,998 9.6% 1 $1,998 $20,840 5/13/11
184 641 Can Mr. Smith Get to Washington Anymore? AtRsk $6,742 19.0% 1 $6,742 $35,397 7/27/06
185 12 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $4,447,378 31.0% 962 $4,623 $14,363,397 10/2/09
186 102 Capturing the Friedmans Magn. $65,154 2.1% 3 $21,718 $3,119,113 5/30/03
187 1121 Carbon Nation CWM $402 2.4% 1 $402 $16,901 5/7/10
188 812 Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indic. $4,236 4.0% 2 $2,118 $107,040 3/5/04
189 710 Carmen & Geoffrey FRun $5,656 40.0% 1 $5,656 $14,130 3/13/09
190 487 Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business IntC $10,170 70.0% 1 $10,170 $14,528 7/5/95
191 760 Carol Channing: Larger Than Life EOne $5,000 22.0% 2 $2,500 $22,740 1/20/12
192 848 The Cartel MP $3,694 4.2% 2 $1,847 $87,763 4/16/10
193 1063 The Case of the Grinning Cat Icar. $1,410 6.7% 1 $1,410 $20,944 7/21/06
194 1099 Casting About Kino $893 12.3% 1 $893 $7,279 5/11/07
195 711 Casting By SD $5,649 31.1% 2 $2,825 $18,164 11/1/13
196 38 Catfish Rog. $257,285 7.9% 12 $21,440 $3,237,343 9/17/10
197 744 The Cats of Mirikitani LucD. $5,160 13.3% 1 $5,160 $38,925 3/2/07
198 509 Catwalk Arro. $9,560 33.3% 1 $9,560 $28,672 2/16/96
199 54 Cave of Forgotten Dreams IFC $139,101 2.6% 5 $27,820 $5,304,920 4/29/11
200 72 The Celluloid Closet SPC $95,047 6.8% 9 $10,560 $1,400,591 3/15/96
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