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, #1101-1167
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
701 891 My Country, My Country Zeit. $3,546 10.5% 1 $3,546 $33,620 8/4/06
702 321 My Flesh and Blood Strand $18,763 46.2% 7 $2,680 $40,573 11/28/03
703 246 My Kid Could Paint That SPC $26,290 11.4% 8 $3,286 $231,574 10/5/07
704 334 My Perestroika ICir $17,680 7.3% 1 $17,680 $242,707 3/23/11
705 679 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,498 7.0% 1 $6,498 $92,822 10/28/11
706 637 My Voyage to Italy Mira. $7,117 60.9% 1 $7,117 $11,683 10/24/01
707 950 Naked Fame Reg. $2,837 9.7% 1 $2,837 $29,220 2/18/05
708 519 Naked in Ashes Jour $9,690 13.4% 1 $9,690 $72,073 10/21/05
709 686 Nanking Think $6,316 3.9% 1 $6,316 $161,182 12/12/07
710 347 Naqoyqatsi Mira. $17,154 12.9% 2 $8,577 $133,058 10/18/02
711 703 Narco Cultura Cdgm. $6,093 4.2% 1 $6,093 $145,088 11/22/13
712 271 NAS: Time is Illmatic Trib. $23,200 14.1% 2 $11,600 $164,540 10/1/14
713 507 National Gallery Zipp. $10,049 6.1% 1 $10,049 $165,726 11/5/14
714 445 Neil Young Journeys SPC $12,025 5.6% 3 $4,008 $215,026 6/29/12
715 1115 Nenette Kino $1,176 6.5% 1 $1,176 $18,009 12/22/10
716 810 Neshoba: The Price of Freedom FRun $4,645 24.1% 1 $4,645 $19,245 8/13/10
717 1046 Never Stand Still: Dancing at Jacob's Pillow FRun $1,951 13.7% 1 $1,951 $14,272 5/18/12
718 337 New York Doll FInd. $17,583 8.0% 5 $3,516 $219,672 10/28/05
719 817 New York in the 50's Avat. $4,552 38.3% 1 $4,552 $11,882 2/9/01
720 979 Next Goal Wins KE $2,568 6.0% 5 $514 $43,089 4/25/14
721 976 Next Year Jerusalem FRun $2,590 32.0% 1 $2,590 $8,093 5/16/14
722 205 No End in Sight Magn. $31,533 2.2% 2 $15,766 $1,433,319 7/27/07
723 381 No Impact Man Osci. $15,215 15.2% 2 $7,608 $100,028 9/11/09
724 411 No Place on Earth Magn. $13,813 6.9% 2 $6,907 $200,238 4/5/13
725 1107 No Restraint IFC $1,241 7.7% 1 $1,241 $16,136 12/20/06
726 394 The Nomi Song Palm $14,510 19.4% 2 $7,255 $74,631 2/4/05
727 732 Nostalgia for the Light Icar. $5,664 3.6% 1 $5,664 $156,928 1/13/11
728 808 Not Quite Hollywood Magn. $4,694 22.2% 2 $2,347 $21,152 7/31/09
729 1149 Notes on Marie Menken Icar. $577 100.0% 1 $577 $577 2/9/07
730 290 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage Spa. $21,500 43.4% 3 $7,167 $49,591 5/2/14
731 1013 Nuclear Nation FRun $2,268 45.7% 1 $2,268 $4,960 12/11/13
732 456 Nursery University Vari. $11,307 43.4% 1 $11,307 $26,042 4/24/09
733 724 OC87 FKF $5,733 13.2% 1 $5,733 $43,583 5/25/12
734 165 Occupy Unmasked Magn. $40,952 77.6% 4 $10,238 $52,768 9/21/12
735 8 Oceans BV $6,058,958 31.2% 1,206 $5,024 $19,422,319 4/22/10
736 738 Of Time and the City Strand $5,595 17.1% 1 $5,595 $32,677 1/21/09
737 577 Oh My God? Mitro. $8,263 21.6% 3 $2,754 $38,244 11/13/09
738 32 On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter Hann. $320,894 63.3% 231 $1,389 $507,324 11/7/14
739 421 On the Bowery (re-release) Mile. $13,236 31.7% 1 $13,236 $41,802 9/17/10
740 619 On the Ropes Wells $7,431 15.9% 1 $7,431 $46,737 8/18/99
741 1116 On the Rumba River FRun $1,156 68.1% 1 $1,156 $1,698 6/6/08
742 516 Once in a Lifetime Mira. $9,805 6.8% 1 $9,805 $144,601 7/7/06
743 947 One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern FRun $2,876 18.6% 1 $2,876 $15,504 9/16/05
744 383 One Day in September SPC $15,149 9.7% 5 $3,029 $156,818 11/17/00
745 3 One Direction: This is Us TriS $15,815,497 54.8% 2,735 $5,783 $28,873,374 8/30/13
746 844 One Peace at a Time Mont. $4,138 35.4% 1 $4,138 $11,698 12/4/09
747 451 One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das Zeit. $11,515 11.5% 1 $11,515 $100,401 5/8/13
748 1118 The Only Real Game TORG $1,130 21.0% 1 $1,130 $5,384 3/7/14
749 1094 Only the Young Osci. $1,446 9.4% 1 $1,446 $15,312 12/7/12
750 1031 Only When I Dance FM $2,181 25.0% 1 $2,181 $8,738 7/2/10
751 939 Operation Filmmaker Icar. $2,964 25.6% 1 $2,964 $11,573 6/4/08
752 819 Operation Homecoming Docu. $4,516 66.5% 1 $4,516 $6,795 2/9/07
753 663 Orchestra of Exiles FRun $6,719 19.4% 1 $6,719 $34,577 10/26/12
754 643 The Order of Myths CGld $7,056 11.3% 1 $7,056 $62,645 7/25/08
755 555 Orgasm Inc. FRun $8,773 17.9% 2 $4,387 $49,001 2/11/11
756 706 Orwell Rolls in His Grave SHB $6,059 29.7% 1 $6,059 $20,389 7/23/04
757 1060 Oswald's Ghost 7Art $1,796 100.0% 1 $1,796 $1,796 11/30/07
758 490 The Other City CF $10,396 46.1% 2 $5,198 $22,539 9/17/10
759 312 The Other Dream Team TFA $19,821 14.7% 2 $9,911 $135,228 9/28/12
760 369 The Other F Word Osci. $15,792 29.4% 2 $7,896 $53,714 11/4/11
761 752 Otter 501 Pala. $5,444 22.3% 3 $1,815 $24,449 5/11/12
762 588 Our Brand Is Crisis Koch $7,970 4.8% 1 $7,970 $166,750 3/1/06
763 851 Our City Dreams FRun $4,056 11.6% 1 $4,056 $34,972 2/6/09
764 704 Our Nixon Cdgm. $6,090 29.6% 3 $2,030 $20,584 8/30/13
765 1006 Out of the Clear Blue Sky A23 $2,344 14.6% 1 $2,344 $16,050 9/6/13
766 1070 Out of the Past (1998) Zeit. $1,671 18.4% 1 $1,671 $9,078 7/31/98
767 90 Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Libre $77,982 16.9% 5 $15,596 $461,572 8/6/04
768 198 Outrage Magn. $32,589 11.3% 5 $6,518 $287,198 5/8/09
769 630 Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow AM $7,272 14.2% 1 $7,272 $51,301 8/10/11
770 834 The Overnighters Drft. $4,324 4.4% 1 $4,324 $97,274 10/10/14
771 219 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $28,911 2.7% 2 $14,456 $1,067,028 6/17/11
772 672 The Panama Deception EPr $6,563 2.1% 1 $6,563 $309,596 7/31/92
773 268 Pandora's Promise Abr. $23,419 35.1% 16 $1,464 $66,680 6/12/13
774 252 Paper Clips Slow $25,535 2.3% 5 $5,107 $1,121,744 11/24/04
775 596 Paper Dolls Strand $7,870 21.5% 3 $2,623 $36,577 9/6/06
776 476 Paradise Lost CThnk $10,740 3.9% 1 $10,740 $272,750 9/20/96
777 255 Paragraph 175 NYer $25,007 25.9% 2 $12,503 $96,630 9/13/00
778 33 Paris is Burning Mira. $310,127 8.2% 23 $13,483 $3,779,620 8/9/91
779 128 Particle Fever Abr. $53,901 6.2% 4 $13,475 $869,838 3/5/14
780 1131 Patagonia Rising FRun $981 47.5% 1 $981 $2,064 6/8/12
781 757 Patience (After Sebald) CGld $5,302 33.3% 1 $5,302 $15,941 5/9/12
782 509 Patti Smith: Dream of Life Palm $9,993 32.3% 1 $9,993 $30,918 8/6/08
783 723 Paul Goodman Changed My Life Zeit. $5,754 16.1% 1 $5,754 $35,671 10/19/11
784 700 Paul Williams Still Alive Abr. $6,116 15.8% 1 $6,116 $38,691 6/8/12
785 1019 Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes SFI $2,233 20.3% 1 $2,233 $11,021 9/5/14
786 1030 Payback (2012) Zeit. $2,186 12.2% 1 $2,186 $17,979 4/25/12
787 1067 Peace, Propaganda and the Promised Land Arab $1,735 35.2% 1 $1,735 $4,930 1/28/05
788 70 Pearl Jam Twenty Abr. $102,448 21.7% 7 $14,635 $471,334 9/20/11
789 994 People of a Feather FRun $2,413 42.5% 1 $2,413 $5,677 11/8/13
790 800 People Say I'm Crazy Palo $4,820 30.7% 1 $4,820 $15,679 4/30/04
791 1161 A People Uncounted FRun $390 41.9% 1 $390 $930 5/16/14
792 492 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies BV $10,350 26.5% 1 $10,350 $39,075 3/6/98
793 542 The Pervert's Guide to Ideology Zeit. $9,165 13.5% 1 $9,165 $67,966 11/1/13
794 446 Pete Seeger: The Power of Song Wein. $11,945 13.5% 1 $11,945 $88,312 10/26/07
795 658 Peter Brook: The Tightrope FRun $6,768 34.9% 1 $6,768 $19,365 1/31/14
796 328 Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune FRun $18,211 6.9% 1 $18,211 $263,723 1/5/11
797 971 The Photographer, His Wife, Her Lover Icar. $2,630 21.0% 1 $2,630 $12,546 7/26/06
798 931 Photographic Memory FRun $3,006 38.4% 2 $1,503 $7,822 10/12/12
799 1018 Pianomania FRun $2,238 4.5% 1 $2,238 $49,852 5/27/11
800 664 Picture Me Strand $6,718 55.9% 1 $6,718 $12,008 9/17/10
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, #1101-1167

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