Documentary Movies
Teenage

Teenage

Teenage
IMDb: 7.8
80

Teenagers did not exist before the 20th century. Not until the early 1950s did the term gain widespread recognition, but with Teenage, Matt Wolf offers compelling evidence that “teenagers” had…

Genre: Documentary
The Short Game

The Short Game

The Short Game
IMDb: 7.5
100

Each year, the world’s best 7 year-old golfers descend on Pinehurst, North Carolina to compete in the World Championships of Junior Golf. The Short Game follows eight of these very…

Genre: Documentary
After Tiller

After Tiller

After Tiller
IMDb: 6.9
85

Since the assassination of Dr. George Tiller in Kansas in 2009, only four doctors in the United States continue to perform third-trimester abortions. These physicians, all colleagues of Dr. Tiller,…

Maidentrip

Maidentrip

Maidentrip
IMDb: 8.4
82

14-year-old Laura Dekker sets out on a two-year voyage in pursuit of her dream to become the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone.

Anita

Anita

Anita
IMDb: 7.2
85

The story of young, brilliant African-American Anita Hill who accuses the Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of unwanted sexual advances during explosive Senate Hearings in 1991 and ignites a political…

Genre: Documentary
Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington

Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington

Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington
IMDb: 6.8
79

A portrait of photographer Tim Hetherington’s work in war zones around the world.

Genre: Documentary
Amazing Ocean 3D

Amazing Ocean 3D

Amazing Ocean 3D
IMDb: 7.4
50

Be amazed by little schools of fish that swim right into your living room. See squid and the elusive octopus up close, along with the magnificent manta ray, and experience…

Genre: Documentary
TWA Flight 800

TWA Flight 800

TWA Flight 800
IMDb: 7.5
90

A thought-provoking documentary about the ill-fated Trans World Airline Flight 800 to Paris, France, which exploded on July 17, 1996 just 12 minutes after takeoff from JFK International Airport, killing…

Genre: Documentary
The Spirit of ’45

The Spirit of ’45

The Spirit of ’45
IMDb: 6.4
94

Ken Loach’s 2013 documentary about social change in Britain in the aftermath of the Second World War, including the nationalisation of industries and the formation of the welfare state. Made…

Genre: Documentary
The March

The March

The March
IMDb: 7.0
60

The March is the feature documentary narrated by Denzel Washington about the renowned and historic 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

Genre: Documentary
The Institute

The Institute

The Institute
IMDb: 7.3
92

Thousands of participants in a San Francisco-based alternate reality game end up getting more than they bargained for. Told from the players’ perspectives, the film looks over the precipice at…

The Ghost Army

The Ghost Army

The Ghost Army
IMDb: 6.3
68

During World War II, a hand-picked group of American GI’s undertook a bizarre mission: create a traveling road show of deception on the battlefields of Europe, with the German Army…

Genre: Documentary, War
The Arrested Development Documentary Project

The Arrested Development Documentary Project

The Arrested Development Documentary Project
IMDb: 3.9
75

Featuring interviews from major cast and crew members, along with 200 fans from across the country, this documentary tells the whole story of this amazing and one of a kind…

Terms and Conditions May Apply

Terms and Conditions May Apply

Terms and Conditions May Apply
IMDb: 7.3
79

Have you ever read the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies connected to every website you visit, phone call you make, or app you use? Of course you haven’t. But…

Genre: Documentary
Spark: A Burning Man Story

Spark: A Burning Man Story

Spark: A Burning Man Story
IMDb: 6.2
90

Each year, 60,000 people from around the globe gather in a dusty windswept Nevada desert to build a temporary city, collaborating on large-scale art and partying for a week before…

Genre: Documentary
Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers

Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers

Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers
IMDb: 8.8
90

The Pink Panthers have stolen over £270m in diamonds in more than 241 robberies in cities from Paris to Tokyo. The film explores the rise of the group during the…

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s
IMDb: 7.5
93

It’s the most mythic of all American emporiums – and the scene of many an ultimate fashion fantasy. Now audiences get a rarified chance to peek behind the backroom doors…

Genre: Documentary
Rihanna 777

Rihanna 777

Rihanna 777
IMDb: 4.9
77

Gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at Rihanna’s unprecedented globetrotting concert tour that hit seven countries in seven days with seven shows to promote her seventh album.

Genre: Documentary
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars

Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars

Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
IMDb: 7.2
135

An unflinching and deeply personal journey into the life and work of guitarist Eric Clapton told through his own words and songs.

The Problem with Apu

The Problem with Apu

The Problem with Apu
IMDb: 3.7
49

In the history of “The Simpsons,” few characters outside the title family have had as much cultural impact as Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, the Springfield convenience store owner. Comedian Hari Kondabolu is…

Genre: Documentary
Living on One Dollar

Living on One Dollar

Living on One Dollar
IMDb: 6.7
56

How do 1.1 billion people around the world live on less than one dollar a day? Four young friends set out to research and live this reality. Armed with only…

Linsanity

Linsanity

Linsanity
IMDb: 7.4
88

The life story of basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin.

Genre: Documentary
Lil Bub & Friendz

Lil Bub & Friendz

Lil Bub & Friendz
IMDb: 6.9
65

Called “the most famous cat on the Internet,” the wide-eyed perma-kitten Lil Bub is the adorable embodiment of the Web’s fascination with all things cats. Join Lil Bub and her…

Genre: Documentary
JFK: The Smoking Gun

JFK: The Smoking Gun

JFK: The Smoking Gun
IMDb: 7.3
81

Seventy-five percent of the American people still refuse to believe the official story of President John F. Kennedy’s death. They do not think he was killed by a lone gunman…

Genre: Documentary
Animal Super Parents

Animal Super Parents

Animal Super Parents
TMDb: 4.3
60 min

Documentary revealing the weird and wonderful stories of some of the natural world’s most incredible parents.

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Genre: Documentary
Ice Road Rescue

Ice Road Rescue

Ice Road Rescue
TMDb: 8.3
45 min

Reality series following a group of truck drivers in the mountain passes of Norway, some of the most dangerous roads in all of Europe.

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Genre: Documentary
Haunted History

Haunted History

Haunted History
TMDb: 10
60 min

America is often haunted by its past, which explains why ghost stories have always been an integral part of this nation’s oral history. Viewers will visit some of the darkest,…

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Genre: Documentary
Haunted Highway

Haunted Highway

Haunted Highway
TMDb: 5.4
60 min

Haunted Highway, is a paranormal investigation, reality television series, produced by BASE Productions, that began airing on the Syfy network July 3, 2012. The series features two teams of investigators;…

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Haunted Collector

Haunted Collector

Haunted Collector
TMDb: 4
45 min

Haunted Collector is an American television reality series which airs on the Syfy cable television channel. The first season premiered on June 1, 2011, and ended on July 6, 2011….

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Genre: Documentary
Storyville

Storyville

Storyville
TMDb: 9
85 min

Showcasing the best in international documentaries, Storyville has developed an enviable reputation since its inception more than a decade ago. Screening over 340 films, from some 70 different countries, the…

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Genre: Documentary
Haunted

Haunted

Haunted
TMDb: 6.2
25 min

Real people sit down with friends and family to share terrifying true stories from their past, re-created through chilling re-enactments.

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In Pursuit with John Walsh

In Pursuit with John Walsh

In Pursuit with John Walsh
TMDb: 7.1
45 min

Victims’ rights activist John Walsh and his son, Callahan, showcase time-sensitive, unsolved cases in desperate need of attention, mobilizing the public to engage in the pursuit of justice.

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How the Universe Works

How the Universe Works

How the Universe Works
TMDb: 8.3
42 min

A users’ guide to the cosmos, from the Big Bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons: where did it all come from and how does it all fit together? A…

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Genre: Documentary
Motives & Murders: Cracking The Case

Motives & Murders: Cracking The Case

Motives & Murders: Cracking The Case
TMDb: 8.3
60 min

Baffling crimes and the clues that lead to the killer. Chilling reenactments of the victim’s last days and the toll the deaths took on family and friends along with interviews…

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Keeping Australia Alive

Keeping Australia Alive

Keeping Australia Alive
IMDb: N/A
57 min

100 cameras, 24 hours… a landmark documentary event capturing the Australian health system in one snapshot…telling the story of who we are, what we value and how we live and…

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Genre: Documentary
Presidents at War

Presidents at War

Presidents at War
TMDb: 8.0
60 min

Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. This is the story of how their war experiences…

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Genre: Documentary
Tavarataivas

Tavarataivas

Tavarataivas
IMDb: 6.5
80

Twentysomething Petri got over a break-up by pushing his credit card limit in order to buy stuff. Still, after three years, the anxiety remains, so all things must go into…

Genre: Documentary
In My Father’s House

In My Father’s House

In My Father’s House
IMDb: 6.8
93

IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE explores identity and legacy in the African-American family, as Grammy award-winning rapper Che ‘Rhymefest’ Smith and his long-lost father reconnect and try to build a new…

Genre: Documentary
Ghosts at Sea: Paranormal Shipwrecks and Curses

Ghosts at Sea: Paranormal Shipwrecks and Curses

Ghosts at Sea: Paranormal Shipwrecks and Curses
IMDb: 3.3
75

Pirates and Sailors have fought many battles at sea but many who lost didn’t go quietly into the murky depths. This killer collection of Ghostly Sea Hauntings will curl your…

Genre: Documentary
GMO OMG

GMO OMG

GMO OMG
IMDb: 7.7
90

Today in the United States, by the simple acts of feeding ourselves, we are unwittingly participating in the largest experiment ever conducted on human beings. Each of us unknowingly consumes…