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, #1001-1073
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
801 604 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
802 958 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
803 888 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
804 807 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
805 432 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
806 812 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
807 955 Saints and Sinners Avat. $2,167 56.6% 1 $2,167 $3,826 6/18/04
808 76 Salinger Wein. $86,956 14.9% 4 $21,739 $583,633 9/6/13
809 83 Samsara Osci. $76,222 2.9% 2 $38,111 $2,672,413 8/24/12
810 602 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
811 540 Saving Marriage Reg. $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
812 157 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $39,630 7.6% 4 $9,908 $518,342 5/3/13
813 868 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $2,991 48.8% 1 $2,991 $6,123 1/19/01
814 202 Scratch Palm $29,677 10.2% 5 $5,935 $289,885 2/15/02
815 249 Screamers (2006) Maya $23,609 45.4% 4 $5,902 $52,034 12/8/06
816 219 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $27,459 0.7% 3 $9,153 $3,696,196 7/27/12
817 785 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
818 727 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $4,996 4.2% 1 $4,996 $118,206 3/19/10
819 86 Senna PDA $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
820 40 The September Issue RAtt. $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
821 840 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
822 973 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $1,848 2.7% 1 $1,848 $68,249 5/13/05
823 939 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
824 456 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $10,356 1.5% 1 $10,356 $712,446 9/27/02
825 162 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
826 1025 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
827 21 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
828 881 Shoah IFC $2,874 14.2% 1 $2,874 $20,175 12/10/10
829 284 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $20,247 2.2% 1 $20,247 $906,666 7/8/11
830 132 Shoot Down Magic $49,182 66.1% 21 $2,342 $74,421 1/25/08
831 847 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela $3,263 0.9% 1 $3,263 $381,225 10/22/04
832 207 The Short Game Gold. $28,434 71.4% 17 $1,673 $39,819 9/20/13
833 511 Show Business Reg. $8,829 5.8% 1 $8,829 $151,792 5/11/07
834 129 Shut Up and Sing Wein. $50,103 4.1% 4 $12,525 $1,215,045 10/27/06
835 13 Sicko LGF $3,600,179 14.7% 702 $5,128 $24,540,079 7/3/07
836 601 Side By Side Trib. $6,956 11.8% 1 $6,956 $58,825 8/17/12
837 918 The Singing Revolution Abr. $2,475 0.6% 1 $2,475 $426,855 12/7/07
838 565 Sir! No Sir! Bal. $7,547 6.5% 2 $3,773 $116,944 4/7/06
839 956 Sister Helen Cn4 $2,163 61.1% 1 $2,163 $3,541 10/24/03
840 733 Sisters in Law WMM $4,895 14.7% 1 $4,895 $33,312 4/12/06
841 320 Sketches of Frank Gehry SPC $17,239 3.9% 2 $8,619 $439,309 5/12/06
842 619 Skid Row Scre. $6,627 100.0% 3 $2,209 $6,627 8/24/07
843 879 Small Wonders Mira. $2,880 13.8% 1 $2,880 $20,819 10/4/96
844 744 Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers DR $4,794 25.3% 1 $4,794 $18,938 7/31/13
845 905 So Goes the Nation IFC $2,622 25.4% 4 $655 $10,337 10/4/06
846 1040 So Much So Fast Bal. $1,015 4.7% 1 $1,015 $21,525 10/11/06
847 574 Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4PM NYer $7,412 18.1% 1 $7,412 $41,040 10/12/01
848 47 Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap IM $150,337 52.1% 157 $958 $288,312 6/15/12
849 631 Something to Cheer About Truly $6,410 65.6% 9 $712 $9,777 4/27/07
850 555 Somewhere Between Long Shot $7,799 3.7% 1 $7,799 $210,975 8/24/12
851 212 Somm Gold. $28,050 16.1% 5 $5,610 $174,197 6/21/13
852 1004 The Sons of Tennessee Williams FRun $1,492 46.0% 1 $1,492 $3,242 10/7/11
853 246 Soul Power SPC $23,893 11.5% 6 $3,982 $207,121 7/10/09
854 1046 Souldier PDF $900 60.0% 2 $450 $1,500 2/21/14
855 590 Sound and Fury AL $7,104 6.2% 2 $3,552 $114,882 10/25/00
856 106 Sound City Vari. $62,842 14.9% 16 $3,928 $422,853 2/1/13
857 267 South of the Border Libre $21,545 10.8% 1 $21,545 $198,600 6/25/10
858 269 Southpaw: The Francis Barrett Story Shoot. $21,381 75.4% 19 $1,125 $28,365 4/7/00
859 491 Spark: A Burning Man Story P/FB $9,366 7.8% 2 $4,683 $120,459 8/16/13
860 1000 Speaking in Strings 7Art $1,519 22.1% 1 $1,519 $6,859 9/10/99
861 313 Spellbound (2003) Think $17,508 0.3% 1 $17,508 $5,728,581 4/30/03
862 276 Spinning Plates TFA $20,717 18.4% 3 $6,906 $112,449 10/25/13
863 931 Split: A Deeper Divide FPR $2,338 100.0% 1 $2,338 $2,338 10/12/12
864 640 Sputnik Mania Bal. $6,223 54.4% 1 $6,223 $11,441 3/14/08
865 336 The Square (2013) Nou $16,359 13.2% 1 $16,359 $124,244 10/25/13
866 373 Standard Operating Procedure SPC $14,108 6.2% 2 $7,054 $229,117 4/25/08
867 949 Standing by Yourself Cheap $2,200 88.0% 1 $2,200 $2,500 5/17/02
868 338 Startup.com Art. $16,118 1.3% 1 $16,118 $1,283,356 5/11/01
869 339 State of Fear Skyl. $16,075 80.2% 1 $16,075 $20,055 1/11/06
870 689 A State of Mind Kino $5,515 13.3% 1 $5,515 $41,468 8/10/05
871 426 Steal a Pencil for Me 7Art $11,179 59.1% 2 $5,589 $18,918 11/9/07
872 875 Stealing America: Vote by Vote Drct. $2,944 35.3% 1 $2,944 $8,350 8/1/08
873 270 Steep SPC $21,189 8.1% 17 $1,246 $260,586 12/21/07
874 53 Step Into Liquid Art. $135,985 3.7% 5 $27,197 $3,681,803 8/8/03
875 680 Step Up to the Plate CGld $5,643 11.9% 2 $2,822 $47,439 9/14/12
876 490 Stevie Lions $9,383 9.1% 4 $2,345 $103,401 3/28/03
877 947 Still, the Children Are Here Icar. $2,210 60.0% 1 $2,210 $3,685 11/5/04
878 71 Still, We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie Think $91,388 23.0% 17 $5,375 $396,803 5/7/04
879 430 Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator Palm $10,998 7.3% 1 $10,998 $150,268 8/22/03
880 639 Stolen ICir $6,250 4.7% 1 $6,250 $132,596 4/19/06
881 867 Stolen Childhoods Bal. $2,996 100.0% 1 $2,996 $2,996 5/20/05
882 817 Stolen Moments FRun $3,636 37.3% 1 $3,636 $9,743 4/10/98
883 675 Stone Reader Jet $5,682 2.2% 1 $5,682 $260,523 2/12/03
884 344 Stonewall Uprising FRun $15,729 12.3% 4 $3,932 $128,203 6/16/10
885 224 Stories We Tell RAtt. $27,053 1.7% 2 $13,527 $1,600,145 5/10/13
886 580 Storm Surfers 3D XL $7,299 6.2% 2 $3,650 $117,090 4/26/13
887 261 The Story of the Weeping Camel Think $21,767 1.2% 2 $10,883 $1,763,052 6/4/04
888 860 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $3,077 3.4% 1 $3,077 $89,473 10/22/08
889 754 Strange Powers: Stephin Merritt and the Magnetic Fields Vari. $4,620 6.7% 1 $4,620 $68,719 10/27/10
890 798 Street Fight Frnt. $3,888 81.4% 2 $1,944 $4,779 2/22/06
891 372 Stripper Fox $14,155 15.7% 1 $14,155 $90,000 1/31/86
892 446 Suicide Killers CityL $10,601 58.1% 1 $10,601 $18,239 8/25/06
893 273 The Summit IFC $20,904 8.6% 8 $2,613 $243,550 10/4/13
894 435 The Sun Behind the Clouds: Tibet's Struggle for Freedom Bal. $10,884 16.2% 1 $10,884 $67,095 3/31/10
895 872 Sunset Story Vita. $2,966 16.9% 1 $2,966 $17,508 2/25/05
896 26 Super Size Me IDP $516,641 4.5% 41 $12,601 $11,536,423 5/7/04
897 460 Surfwise Magn. $10,304 3.8% 1 $10,304 $269,994 5/9/08
898 780 Surviving Progress FRun $4,161 7.7% 2 $2,081 $53,953 4/6/12
899 1064 Sushi: The Global Catch AM $516 9.0% 1 $516 $5,757 8/3/12
900 473 Sweetgrass CGld $9,870 4.8% 1 $9,870 $207,473 1/6/10
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 18 titles):
$7,832,93626.4%1,338$5,854$29,639,283-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500, #501-600, #601-700, #701-800, #801-900, #901-1000, #1001-1073

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
La Maison De La Radio KL 9/4/13
Bears BV 4/18/14
The Final Member Drft. 4/18/14
For No Good Reason SPC 4/25/14
Fed Up RTWC 5/9/14
The Hornet's Nest Free 5/9/14
Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case ICir 5/16/14
Korengal GoldF 5/30/14
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon RTWC 6/6/14
Life Itself Magn. Jul 2014
The Dog Drft. 8/8/14
Last Days in Vietnam AEF 9/5/14
The Overnighters Drft. 11/7/14
Monkey Kingdom BV 4/17/15