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
801 961 Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $2,721 10.2% 3 $907 $26,608 6/1/12
802 78 A Place at the Table Magn. $92,257 39.9% 35 $2,636 $231,378 3/1/13
803 829 Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Tila. $4,424 8.3% 2 $2,212 $53,471 2/24/06
804 232 Planet B-Boy Elep. $27,777 10.1% 2 $13,888 $273,870 3/21/08
805 1041 Planet of Snail CGld $2,011 14.4% 1 $2,011 $13,957 7/25/12
806 1140 Plastic Planet FRun $740 23.4% 1 $740 $3,164 1/14/11
807 1054 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step FRun $1,846 14.1% 1 $1,846 $13,137 5/16/14
808 981 Plot for Peace N/A $2,554 36.2% 2 $1,277 $7,051 10/31/14
809 997 Poisoned by Polonium: The Litvinenko File Kino $2,402 47.3% 1 $2,402 $5,080 3/21/08
810 66 POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold SPC $118,294 18.5% 18 $6,572 $638,476 4/22/11
811 265 Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy Mael. $23,865 5.7% 2 $11,932 $421,516 11/30/01
812 228 Powaqqatsi Can. $27,899 4.7% 1 $27,899 $589,244 4/29/88
813 529 Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times FRun $9,442 3.2% 1 $9,442 $290,767 11/22/02
814 580 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $8,227 9.1% 1 $8,227 $90,066 11/7/08
815 570 Praying with Lior FRun $8,401 10.2% 1 $8,401 $82,553 2/1/08
816 583 Pressure Cooker BevP $8,151 18.2% 1 $8,151 $44,803 5/27/09
817 906 The Price of Sugar Mitro. $3,384 100.0% 1 $3,384 $3,384 9/28/07
818 920 Primo Levi's Journey CGld $3,151 14.3% 1 $3,151 $22,026 8/17/07
819 561 The Principle RM $8,657 50.2% 1 $8,657 $17,261 10/24/14
820 1029 The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair RedE $2,194 70.7% 2 $1,097 $3,103 3/23/07
821 248 Project Nim RAtt. $25,820 6.3% 4 $6,455 $411,184 7/8/11
822 822 The Protagonist IFC $4,495 32.5% 1 $4,495 $13,850 11/30/07
823 1143 Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision Icar. $642 51.5% 1 $642 $1,246 8/5/05
824 284 Protocols of Zion Think $21,733 12.1% 4 $5,433 $178,875 10/21/05
825 807 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $4,721 10.5% 1 $4,721 $44,883 1/20/12
826 690 Public Speaking Rialto $6,260 10.1% 1 $6,260 $62,173 2/23/11
827 160 Pump SD $42,200 47.0% 3 $14,067 $89,787 9/19/14
828 257 The Punk Singer IFC $24,729 20.1% 3 $8,243 $122,742 11/29/13
829 1082 Putin's Kiss KL $1,525 15.1% 1 $1,525 $10,082 2/17/12
830 841 Quantum Hoops GFor. $4,216 59.6% 1 $4,216 $7,075 11/2/07
831 135 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $51,326 2.1% 3 $17,109 $2,401,999 7/20/12
832 718 Radio Unnameable KL $5,833 24.2% 1 $5,833 $24,090 9/19/12
833 1165 Rank IFC $314 12.6% 1 $314 $2,485 6/28/06
834 373 Rape of the Soul Slow $15,602 39.0% 8 $1,950 $39,975 3/17/06
835 435 The Real Dirt on Farmer John Slow $12,376 18.9% 3 $4,125 $65,429 1/20/06
836 958 Rebirth Osci. $2,740 22.2% 1 $2,740 $12,358 8/31/11
837 992 The Red Chapel Lorb. $2,459 39.7% 1 $2,459 $6,196 12/29/10
838 805 Red Hollywood CGld $4,760 56.5% 1 $4,760 $8,426 8/15/14
839 775 Red Obsession A23 $5,060 38.3% 2 $2,530 $13,199 9/6/13
840 921 Reel Paradise Wells $3,100 9.7% 1 $3,100 $31,918 8/17/05
841 886 Refusenik Abr. $3,604 9.1% 2 $1,802 $39,456 4/11/08
842 1058 Regina Spektor: Live In London CP $1,798 26.9% 9 $200 $6,684 11/19/10
843 688 Regret to Inform AL $6,294 14.2% 1 $6,294 $44,204 6/25/99
844 670 Rejoice and Shout Magn. $6,589 6.6% 1 $6,589 $100,237 6/3/11
845 15 Religulous LGF $3,409,643 26.2% 502 $6,792 $13,011,160 10/1/08
846 179 Restrepo NGE $35,581 2.7% 2 $17,791 $1,330,894 6/25/10
847 928 Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argo. $3,054 14.4% 1 $3,054 $21,242 9/2/11
848 1162 Return to the Land of Wonders Arab $357 26.7% 1 $357 $1,338 7/13/05
849 340 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $17,482 11.6% 2 $8,741 $150,886 10/21/11
850 1002 Revenge of the Mekons MBox $2,354 36.3% 1 $2,354 $6,487 10/29/14
851 974 The Revisionaries KL $2,608 11.5% 1 $2,608 $22,664 10/5/12
852 895 Revolution OS 7Art $3,500 100.0% 1 $3,500 $3,500 8/23/02
853 27 Rhyme & Reason Mira. $853,589 53.1% 280 $3,048 $1,608,277 3/7/97
854 60 Riding Giants SPC $134,400 5.9% 26 $5,169 $2,276,368 7/9/04
855 628 Rising From Ashes FRun $7,298 18.9% 3 $2,433 $38,602 8/2/13
856 985 Risk/Reward Org. $2,517 100.0% 1 $2,517 $2,517 2/27/04
857 22 Rize Lions $1,574,787 47.2% 352 $4,473 $3,336,391 6/24/05
858 562 Road Scholar Gold. $8,635 1.4% 1 $8,635 $597,564 7/16/93
859 831 Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead Abr. $4,352 47.5% 1 $4,352 $9,166 2/27/09
860 854 Rock Bottom Wrin. $4,017 31.2% 1 $4,017 $12,890 3/2/07
861 225 Rock School PicH $28,136 43.8% 32 $879 $64,310 6/3/05
862 1103 Rock the Bells 7Art $1,325 24.8% 1 $1,325 $5,347 4/11/07
863 1104 Rockets Redglare! SmlP $1,292 80.5% 1 $1,292 $1,605 9/3/04
864 89 Roger and Me WB $80,253 1.2% 4 $20,063 $6,706,368 12/22/89
865 814 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Think $4,613 7.8% 1 $4,613 $59,192 7/11/08
866 952 Romantico Kino $2,808 9.5% 1 $2,808 $29,460 11/1/06
867 216 Room 237 IFC $29,693 10.0% 2 $14,847 $296,359 3/29/13
868 984 Run for Your Life Scre. $2,537 84.8% 1 $2,537 $2,992 10/29/08
869 883 Runaway Slave RM $3,626 5.1% 1 $3,626 $71,737 7/6/12
870 653 Running From Crazy Vita. $6,822 20.5% 1 $6,822 $33,300 11/1/13
871 1036 Running with Arnold Lant $2,119 100.0% 2 $1,059 $2,119 1/11/08
872 955 Sacco and Vanzetti FRun $2,778 8.6% 1 $2,778 $32,203 1/26/07
873 871 Sacred Stage FRun $3,724 84.4% 1 $3,724 $4,410 10/7/05
874 1042 Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation FRun $2,009 9.9% 1 $2,009 $20,280 9/12/14
875 466 Saint Misbehavin': The Wavy Gravy Movie Argo. $10,976 36.7% 3 $3,659 $29,893 12/3/10
876 876 Saint of 9/11 IFC $3,680 51.6% 1 $3,680 $7,137 9/6/06
877 1033 Saints and Sinners Avat. $2,167 56.6% 1 $2,167 $3,826 6/18/04
878 84 Salinger Wein. $86,956 14.9% 4 $21,739 $583,633 9/6/13
879 92 Samsara Osci. $76,222 2.9% 2 $38,111 $2,672,413 8/24/12
880 651 Sarah Palin - You Betcha! Free $6,911 63.2% 6 $1,152 $10,935 9/30/11
881 585 Saving Marriage Reg. $8,044 43.0% 2 $4,022 $18,720 10/17/08
882 168 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's EOne $39,630 7.6% 4 $9,908 $518,342 5/3/13
883 934 Scottsboro: An American Tragedy SMP $2,991 48.8% 1 $2,991 $6,123 1/19/01
884 217 Scratch Palm $29,677 10.2% 5 $5,935 $289,885 2/15/02
885 267 Screamers (2006) Maya $23,609 45.4% 4 $5,902 $52,034 12/8/06
886 235 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $27,459 0.7% 3 $9,153 $3,696,196 7/27/12
887 848 Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus Shad. $4,095 5.1% 1 $4,095 $79,916 7/13/05
888 784 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary WP $4,996 4.2% 1 $4,996 $118,206 3/19/10
889 95 Senna PDA $73,497 4.6% 2 $36,749 $1,612,430 8/12/11
890 44 The September Issue RAtt. $220,633 5.8% 6 $36,772 $3,820,067 8/28/09
891 905 Sex Positive Reg. $3,408 28.2% 1 $3,408 $12,069 6/12/09
892 1053 Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Romeo Dallaire CalN $1,848 2.7% 1 $1,848 $68,249 5/13/05
893 1015 Shakespeare Behind Bars ICir $2,253 4.6% 1 $2,253 $48,594 3/10/06
894 491 Shanghai Ghetto Men. $10,356 1.5% 1 $10,356 $712,446 9/27/02
895 173 Sharkwater Free $37,140 4.4% 60 $619 $850,920 9/28/07
896 486 She's Beautiful When She's Angry ICir $10,505 31.0% 1 $10,505 $33,935 12/5/14
897 1110 Shepard and Dark MBox $1,226 11.9% 1 $1,226 $10,278 9/25/13
898 24 Shine a Light ParV $1,488,081 27.0% 276 $5,391 $5,505,267 4/4/08
899 948 Shoah IFC $2,874 14.2% 1 $2,874 $20,175 12/10/10
900 308 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $20,247 2.2% 1 $20,247 $906,666 7/8/11
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