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
601 849 The Last Party Trit $4,088 36.6% 1 $4,088 $11,156 8/27/93
602 305 Last Train Home Zeit. $20,418 7.1% 1 $20,418 $288,328 9/3/10
603 951 The Law in These Parts CGld $2,814 20.6% 1 $2,814 $13,683 11/16/12
604 1131 A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indic. $980 18.8% 1 $980 $5,202 2/29/08
605 477 Le Joli Mai Icar. $10,662 23.3% 3 $3,554 $45,743 9/13/13
606 424 The Legend of Pale Male Bal. $12,910 33.9% 1 $12,910 $38,083 11/24/10
607 348 Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man LGF $17,130 1.6% 1 $17,130 $1,044,254 6/21/06
608 715 Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles Zeit. $5,869 100.0% 1 $5,869 $5,869 4/30/99
609 762 Let the Fire Burn Zeit. $5,226 8.1% 1 $5,226 $64,489 10/2/13
610 898 Let's Get Frank Rnd. $3,465 33.2% 1 $3,465 $10,440 7/14/04
611 830 A Letter to True Zeit. $4,395 28.1% 1 $4,395 $15,635 9/8/04
612 1138 The Letter: An American Town and the 'Somali Invasion' Arab $789 53.3% 1 $789 $1,479 2/9/05
613 508 Leviathan (2013) CGld $10,000 13.1% 1 $10,000 $76,211 3/1/13
614 815 Levitated Mass FRun $4,589 28.5% 1 $4,589 $16,086 9/5/14
615 287 Life & Times of Hank Greenberg Cow. $21,675 1.3% 1 $21,675 $1,712,385 1/12/00
616 350 The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg FRun $17,112 75.4% 2 $8,556 $22,692 2/17/94
617 150 Life in a Day NGE $45,202 17.9% 11 $4,109 $252,788 7/29/11
618 61 Life Itself Magn. $131,411 16.2% 23 $5,714 $810,454 7/4/14
619 536 Limelight Magn. $9,259 15.3% 1 $9,259 $60,335 9/23/11
620 731 The Line King: Al Hirschfeld Castle $5,677 11.2% 1 $5,677 $50,605 9/27/96
621 72 Linsanity KE $99,462 32.9% 9 $11,051 $302,645 10/4/13
622 853 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch $4,046 15.5% 1 $4,046 $26,073 3/25/05
623 71 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $99,740 12.8% 26 $3,836 $776,699 10/5/90
624 751 Liv & Ingmar Jan. $5,451 52.7% 2 $2,726 $10,347 12/13/13
625 280 Living in Emergency Truly $21,905 68.0% 7 $3,129 $32,208 6/4/10
626 708 Long Night's Journey Into Day 7Art $6,027 11.9% 1 $6,027 $50,715 3/29/00
627 366 Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story DM $16,011 100.0% 1 $16,011 $16,011 10/26/12
628 479 The Long Way Home 7Art $10,606 17.5% 7 $1,515 $60,509 9/17/97
629 1064 Looking for an Icon Icar. $1,760 73.5% 1 $1,760 $2,393 5/9/07
630 188 Looking for Richard FoxS $33,843 2.4% 2 $16,921 $1,408,575 10/11/96
631 781 Los Angeles Plays Itself B/F $5,005 72.1% 1 $5,005 $6,945 7/28/04
632 645 Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home Libre $7,039 58.5% 1 $7,039 $12,025 12/7/12
633 114 Lost in La Mancha IFC $63,303 8.6% 8 $7,912 $732,393 1/31/03
634 361 The Lottery Vari. $16,435 30.1% 1 $16,435 $54,543 6/11/10
635 1009 Louder Than a Bomb Bal. $2,300 5.7% 1 $2,300 $40,362 5/18/11
636 867 loudQUIETloud: A Film About The Pixies Roxie $3,792 50.5% 3 $1,264 $7,506 9/29/06
637 539 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $9,220 9.6% 1 $9,220 $95,865 6/25/08
638 554 Love Etc. Pala. $8,781 20.1% 2 $4,391 $43,593 7/1/11
639 856 Love, Marilyn SD $4,000 57.6% 1 $4,000 $6,950 11/30/12
640 149 Mad Hot Ballroom ParC $45,348 0.6% 2 $22,674 $8,117,961 5/13/05
641 400 Mademoiselle C Cohen $14,284 29.3% 6 $2,381 $48,668 9/11/13
642 18 Madonna: Truth or Dare Mira. $2,521,171 16.8% 652 $3,866 $15,012,935 5/24/91
643 396 Magic Trip Magn. $14,367 9.3% 4 $3,592 $154,521 8/5/11
644 635 Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles Cohen $7,130 45.7% 2 $3,565 $15,600 12/10/14
645 1073 Maidentrip FRun $1,622 2.4% 1 $1,622 $68,243 12/20/13
646 1155 Making Grace FRun $456 30.5% 1 $456 $1,496 7/20/05
647 614 Making the Boys FRun $7,513 22.5% 1 $7,513 $33,443 3/11/11
648 571 A Man Named Pearl Tent. $8,378 4.0% 3 $2,792 $208,392 8/31/07
649 377 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $15,411 8.4% 1 $15,411 $183,342 9/23/11
650 899 Man on a Mission FRun $3,430 39.5% 4 $858 $8,688 1/13/12
651 134 Man on Wire Magn. $51,392 1.7% 2 $25,696 $2,962,242 7/25/08
652 882 Manakamana CGld $3,635 13.1% 1 $3,635 $27,738 4/18/14
653 404 Manda Bala (Send a Bullet) CityL $14,030 11.4% 1 $14,030 $122,905 8/17/07
654 568 Mandela Palm $8,413 20.0% 8 $1,051 $42,056 3/21/97
655 326 Mansome Pala. $18,395 50.7% 20 $920 $36,280 5/18/12
656 544 Manufactured Landscapes Zeit. $9,129 3.8% 1 $9,129 $240,239 6/20/07
657 13 March of the Penguins WIP $4,382,340 5.7% 695 $6,305 $77,437,223 7/22/05
658 463 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $11,041 12.7% 2 $5,521 $86,637 6/13/12
659 395 Marlene Aliv $14,490 1.7% 1 $14,490 $852,676 11/7/86
660 39 Marley Magn. $262,004 18.5% 42 $6,238 $1,413,480 4/20/12
661 608 Martha and Ethel SPC $7,622 8.3% 2 $3,811 $91,874 2/3/95
662 910 Marwencol CGld $3,276 2.9% 1 $3,276 $112,036 10/8/10
663 665 The Matador (2008) CityL $6,695 30.7% 1 $6,695 $21,816 10/31/08
664 309 Maxed Out Magn. $20,024 34.0% 6 $3,337 $58,829 3/9/07
665 1012 Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision OcR $2,273 3.7% 1 $2,273 $62,186 10/20/95
666 285 Mayor of the Sunset Strip First $21,722 8.4% 7 $3,103 $257,315 3/26/04
667 1045 MC5: A True Testimonial Avat. $1,962 18.0% 1 $1,962 $10,888 3/5/04
668 1056 McLibel Libre $1,821 42.0% 1 $1,821 $4,337 6/10/05
669 607 Meet the Fokkens KL $7,628 24.8% 1 $7,628 $30,810 8/8/12
670 19 Meet the Mormons Purd. $2,509,808 42.7% 317 $7,917 $5,883,132 10/10/14
671 604 Meeting Resistance ICir $7,712 37.4% 2 $3,856 $20,616 10/19/07
672 1081 Men at Lunch FRun $1,530 61.6% 1 $1,530 $2,483 9/20/13
673 1096 Mercedes Sosa: The Voice of Latin America FRun $1,415 53.4% 1 $1,415 $2,648 1/24/14
674 146 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster IFC $46,359 3.8% 3 $15,453 $1,222,708 7/9/04
675 183 Microcosmos Mira. $35,189 2.5% 2 $17,594 $1,433,210 10/9/96
676 502 The Missing Picture Strand $10,148 19.5% 5 $2,030 $52,164 3/19/14
677 83 Mistaken for Strangers Abr. $87,743 63.1% 9 $9,749 $138,991 3/28/14
678 474 Mondo New York 4&B $10,752 5.6% 1 $10,752 $193,209 4/22/88
679 513 Mondovino Think $9,840 4.7% 1 $9,840 $209,618 3/23/05
680 1136 Monumental FRun $842 58.9% 1 $842 $1,430 7/22/05
681 223 Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure AAE $28,340 15.9% 6 $4,723 $177,729 3/30/12
682 1020 Moog Plx. $2,227 61.8% 1 $2,227 $3,604 9/24/04
683 47 More Than a Game LGF $182,943 19.2% 14 $13,067 $950,675 10/2/09
684 763 More Than Honey KL $5,225 6.5% 1 $5,225 $79,772 6/12/13
685 1124 More Than the Rainbow FRun $1,082 64.5% 1 $1,082 $1,677 5/2/14
686 62 Morning Light BV $129,295 46.9% 55 $2,351 $275,497 10/17/08
687 1120 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers FRun $1,114 0.2% 1 $1,114 $453,650 1/29/10
688 1137 A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism FRun $822 42.9% 2 $411 $1,916 9/24/10
689 674 Moving Midway FRun $6,539 16.0% 2 $3,270 $40,864 9/12/08
690 917 Moving the Mountain Oct. $3,199 7.2% 1 $3,199 $44,536 4/26/95
691 262 Mr. Death Lions $24,125 4.7% 3 $8,041 $507,941 12/29/99
692 142 Mr. Untouchable Magn. $48,280 46.1% 26 $1,856 $104,678 10/26/07
693 1048 Mugabe and the White African FRun $1,907 24.1% 1 $1,907 $7,924 7/23/10
694 770 Muhammad Ali, The Greatest Fct. $5,093 25.4% 1 $5,093 $20,073 4/11/03
695 535 Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary FRun $9,283 24.6% 1 $9,283 $37,731 2/1/13
696 123 Murderball Think $57,286 3.7% 8 $7,160 $1,531,154 7/8/05
697 410 Muscle Shoals Magn. $13,901 2.0% 1 $13,901 $696,241 9/27/13
698 417 Music from the Inside Out Emr. $13,444 9.5% 1 $13,444 $141,504 4/22/05
699 171 My Architect NYer $37,929 1.4% 2 $18,964 $2,750,707 11/12/03
700 891 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
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
Rebirth Osci. 8/31/11
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