Documentary Movies
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

Arguably the most influential creator, writer, and producer in the history of television, Norman Lear brought primetime into step with the times. Using comedy and indelible characters, his legendary 1970s…

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Genre: Documentary
Before the Flood

Before the Flood

Before the Flood
IMDb: 8.3
96 min

A look at how climate change affects our environment and what society can do prevent the demise of endangered species, ecosystems, and native communities across the planet.

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Gleason

Gleason

Gleason
IMDb: 8.4
110 min

At the age of 34, former New Orleans Saints defensive back Steve Gleason was diagnosed with ALS and given a life expectancy of two to five years. Weeks later, Gleason…

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Genre: Documentary
Into the Inferno

Into the Inferno

Into the Inferno
IMDb: 7.2
104 min

Werner Herzog and volcanologist Clive Oppenheimer embark upon a global journey exploring some of the world’s most mythical volcanoes in Indonesia, Ethiopia, Iceland and North Korea. Speaking with scientists and…

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Genre: Documentary
Rats

Rats

Rats
IMDb: 6.5
84 min

Based on Robert Sullivan’s bestselling book, Morgan Spurlock and his team travel around the world to bring viewers face to face with rats while delving into humans’ complicated relationship with…

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Genre: Documentary
Team Foxcatcher

Team Foxcatcher

Team Foxcatcher
IMDb: 7.3
90 min

With never-before seen home video, this film recounts the paranoid downward spiral of John E. du Pont and the murder of Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz.

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Genre: Documentary
The First Monday in May

The First Monday in May

The First Monday in May
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

THE FIRST MONDAY IN MAY follows the creation of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s most attended fashion exhibition in history, “China: Through The Looking Glass,” an exploration of Chinese-inspired Western…

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Genre: Documentary
The Bandit

The Bandit

The Bandit
IMDb: 7.2
84 min

THE BANDIT is a film about 70s superstar Burt Reynolds, his best friend, roommate and stunt-double Hal Needham, and the making of their unlikely smash-hit SMOKEY & THE BANDIT. The…

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Genre: Documentary
Weiner

Weiner

Weiner
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

Documentary featuring a jaw-dropping, behind-the-scenes look at the attempted comeback of Anthony Weiner in 2013 as he mounts a campaign for New York City mayor in the wake of his…

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Genre: Documentary
Extremis

Extremis

Extremis
IMDb: 7.3
24 min

A purely observational non-fiction film that takes viewers into the ethically murky world of end-of-life decision making in a public hospital.

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Genre: Documentary
I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead
IMDb: 6.7
79 min

An energetic and fast-paced bio-doc that examines the story behind one of the most prolific and well-known DJs working today: Steve Aoki.

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Genre: Documentary
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years
IMDb: 7.8
106 min

The band stormed Europe in 1963, and, in 1964, they conquered America. Their groundbreaking world tours changed global youth culture forever and, arguably, invented mass entertainment as we know it…

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Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall

Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall

Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall
IMDb: 7.4
93 min

Director Spike Lee chronicles Michael Jackson’s early rise to fame.

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Crazy About Tiffany’s

Crazy About Tiffany’s

Crazy About Tiffany’s
IMDb: 5.4
86 min

A provocative and rare glimpse at the most iconic luxury jeweler in the world. From past to present, discovering the behind the scenes creation to those beholden to its charm,…

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Genre: Documentary
Under the Gun

Under the Gun

Under the Gun
IMDb: 5.3
110 min

A look at the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre where 20 children were murdered at school by a crazed gunman, but lead to no changes in American gun laws.

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Genre: Documentary
Kipling’s Indian Adventure

Kipling’s Indian Adventure

Kipling’s Indian Adventure
IMDb: N/A
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This documentary film follows the footsteps of Rudyard Kipling, 19th-century English writer and a Noble Prize-winner. Patrick Hennessey travels to Lahore to reassess Kipling’s adventures and their impact on his…

Genre: Documentary
Audrie & Daisy

Audrie & Daisy

Audrie & Daisy
IMDb: 7.2
95 min

A documentary film about three cases of rape, that includes the stories of two American high school students, Audrie Pott and Daisy Coleman. At the time of the sexual assaults,…

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Genre: Documentary
Spring Broke

Spring Broke

Spring Broke
IMDb: 6.0
78 min

Documentary charting the raucous history of the infamous spring vacation revelries in Daytona, which started in the early 60s, and by the 1980s led to the arrival of tens of…

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Genre: Documentary
Clinton Cash

Clinton Cash

Clinton Cash
IMDb: 7.2
60 min

An investigation into how the Clintons have amassed millions in personal wealth through foreign contributions to the Clinton Foundation, a supposed charity, in exchange for political favors while Hillary Clinton…

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Genre: Documentary
Holy Hell

Holy Hell

Holy Hell
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

An inside look at a West Hollywood cult formed by a charismatic teacher in the 1980s that eventually imploded.

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Genre: Documentary
For the Love of Spock

For the Love of Spock

For the Love of Spock
IMDb: 7.6
111 min

A documentary film about the life of Star Trek’s Mr. Spock as well as that of Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Mr. Spock for almost fifty years, written and…

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Genre: Documentary
Food Choices

Food Choices

Food Choices
IMDb: 7.4
91 min

The revolutionary NEW feature length documentary that the food industry doesn’t want you to see!

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Genre: Documentary
Passage to Mars

Passage to Mars

Passage to Mars
IMDb: 4.9
94 min

A NASA Arctic expedition designed to be the first Martian road trip on Earth becomes an epic two-year odyssey of human adventure and survival.

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Amanda Knox

Amanda Knox

Amanda Knox
IMDb: 7.0
92 min

This gripping, atmospheric documentary recounts the infamous trial, conviction and eventual acquittal of Seattle native Amanda Knox for the 2007 murder of a British exchange student in Italy.

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Genre: Documentary
The Fourth Phase

The Fourth Phase

The Fourth Phase
IMDb: 7.1
90 min

Iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and friends embark on a multi-year mission to follow the North Pacific Gyre’s flow. As Rice and the crew experience the highs and lows of a…

Sonic Sea

Sonic Sea

Sonic Sea
IMDb: 7.6
60 min

Sonic Sea is a 60-minute documentary about the devastating impact of industrial and military ocean noise on whales and other marine life.

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Genre: Documentary
Chicken People

Chicken People

Chicken People
IMDb: 7.0
83 min

In a high stakes world where a single broken feather can mean a shattered dream, CHICKEN PEOPLE follows the trials and tribulations of those who breed exotic birds in the…

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Genre: Documentary
Citizen Soldier

Citizen Soldier

Citizen Soldier
IMDb: 5.7
105 min

CITIZEN SOLDIER is a dramatic feature film, told from the point of view of a group of Soldiers in the Oklahoma Army National Guard’s 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, known…

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Journey to the Oscars

Journey to the Oscars

Journey to the Oscars
IMDb: 6.5
217 min

“Journey to the Oscars” features in-depth, emotional stories about some of the most notable 2016 Oscar nominees, including Sylvester Stallone, Brie Larson, Bryan Cranston, Sir Ridley Scott and Matt Damon….

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Genre: Documentary
Zero Days

Zero Days

Zero Days
IMDb: 7.8
116 min

Alex Gibney explores the phenomenon of Stuxnet, a self-replicating computer virus discovered in 2010 by international IT experts. Evidently commissioned by the US and Israeli governments, this malware was designed…

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Genre: Documentary
Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Pelé: Birth of a Legend
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

The life story of Brazilian football legend, Pele.

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Genre: Documentary
Tickled

Tickled

Tickled
IMDb: 7.6
92 min

Journalist David Farrier stumbles upon a mysterious tickling competition online. As he delves deeper he comes up against fierce resistance, but that doesn’t stop him getting to the bottom of…

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Genre: Documentary
Sons of Ben

Sons of Ben

Sons of Ben
IMDb: 9.2
75 min

After many rumors of an MLS team arriving in Philadelphia never materializing, a small group of soccer fans took matters into their own hands and started a supporters group called…

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Genre: Documentary
The Parkinsons: A Long Way to Nowhere

The Parkinsons: A Long Way to Nowhere

The Parkinsons: A Long Way to Nowhere
IMDb: 8.2
98 min

The full uncensored story of punk rock band The Parkinsons.

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Genre: Documentary
Generation Startup

Generation Startup

Generation Startup
IMDb: 7.6
93 min

Generation Startup takes us to the front lines of entrepreneurship in America, capturing the struggles and triumphs of six recent college graduates who put everything on the line to build…

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Genre: Documentary
Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded

Cocaine Cowboys: Reloaded
IMDb: 7.7
152 min

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago. Cocaine Cowboys is the true story of how Miami…

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Genre: Documentary
Earth: One Amazing Day

Earth: One Amazing Day

Earth: One Amazing Day
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

An astonishing journey revealing the awesome power of the natural world. Over the course of one single day, we track the sun from the highest mountains to the remotest islands…

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Catching the Sun

Catching the Sun

Catching the Sun
IMDb: 7.2
75 min

An unemployed American worker, a Tea Party activist, and a Chinese solar entrepreneur. But who wins and who loses the battle for power in the 21st century? Through interwoven character…

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Genre: Documentary
Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway

Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway

Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway
IMDb: 6.0
90 min

It’s the hit musical that changed Broadway forever and brought the genius of Lin Manuel Miranda to the attention of legions of fans across the world. A story of how…

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Genre: Documentary
The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead

The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead

The Damned: Don’t You Wish That We Were Dead
IMDb: 7.3
110 min

From Lemmy filmmaker Wes Orshoski comes the story of the long-ignored pioneers of punk: The Damned, the first U.K. punks on wax and the first to cross the Atlantic. This…

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