Documentary Movies
Roger Waters: Us + Them

Roger Waters: Us + Them

Roger Waters: Us + Them
IMDb: 8.0
135 min

Filmed in Amsterdam on the European leg of his 2017 – 2018 Us + Them tour which saw Waters perform to over two million people worldwide, the film features songs…

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Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary

Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary

Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary
IMDb: 7.6
95 min

A feature-length documentary about the film Galaxy Quest and its legacy, celebrating its milestone 20th anniversary.

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Genre: Documentary
Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest
IMDb: 7.7
83 min

Across 2017/2018 Depeche Mode embarked on their Global Spirit Tour, in which they performed to more than 3 million fans at 115 shows across the globe. This new visually-striking film…

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Shooting the Mafia

Shooting the Mafia

Shooting the Mafia
IMDb: 6.7
94 min

Sicilian Letizia Battaglia began a lifelong battle with the Mafia when she first pointed her camera at a brutally slain victim. Documenting the Cosa Nostra’s barbaric rule, she bore unflinching…

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Genre: Documentary
When Lambs Become Lions

When Lambs Become Lions

When Lambs Become Lions
IMDb: 6.8
79 min

In the Kenyan bush, a crackdown on ivory poaching forces a silver-tongued second-generation poacher to seek out an unlikely ally in this fly-on-the-wall look at both sides of the conservation…

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Genre: Documentary
Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer

Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer

Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer
IMDb: 5.5
97 min

The sensational true story of the most infamous tabloid in US history, a wild, probing look at how one newspaper’s prescient grasp of its readers’ darkest curiosities led it to…

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Genre: Documentary
Mr. Toilet: The World’s #2 Man

Mr. Toilet: The World’s #2 Man

Mr. Toilet: The World’s #2 Man
IMDb: 5.6
87 min

The global sanitation crisis finds an unlikely and eccentric hero in 60-year-old Singaporean Jack Sim, also known as Mr. Toilet. By blending a lighthearted sense of humour with some compelling…

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Genre: Documentary
The Kingmaker

The Kingmaker

The Kingmaker
IMDb: 7.6
101 min

Documentary centering on the controversial political career of Imelda Marcos, the former first lady of the Philippines whose behind-the-scenes influence of her husband Ferdinand’s presidency rocketed her to the global…

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Genre: Documentary
Gorillaz: Reject False Icons

Gorillaz: Reject False Icons

Gorillaz: Reject False Icons
IMDb: 6.9
95 min

Focused on the life of the band and their collaborators over the 3 vital years in which they developed critically acclaimed albums, ‘Humanz’ and ‘The Now Now’, and undertook their…

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Lost in America

Lost in America

Lost in America
IMDb: 6.8
105 min

A documentary about the epidemic of homeless youth in America.

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Genre: Documentary
Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell

Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell

Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell
IMDb: 8.2
87 min

Filmmaker Martin Bell chronicles the life of Erin Blackwell, mother of 10 children, from the time she was a 14-year-old prostitute through her battle with drug addiction, poverty and parenting.

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Genre: Documentary
I Am Patrick

I Am Patrick

I Am Patrick
IMDb: 5.7
93 min

I AM PATRICK peels back centuries of legend and myth to tell the true story of Saint Patrick. Through historical re-enactments, expert interviews and Patrick’s own writings, experience the journey…

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Dosed

Dosed

Dosed
IMDb: 7.0
82 min

The documentary follows one woman’s quest to overcome anxiety, depression, and opioid addiction through the use of psychedelic medicines.

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Genre: Documentary
The Booksellers

The Booksellers

The Booksellers
IMDb: 7.3
99 min

What once seemed like an esoteric world now seems essential to our culture: the community of rare book dealers and collectors who, in their love of the delicacy and tactility…

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Genre: Documentary
Boys State

Boys State

Boys State
IMDb: 7.7
109 min

In an unusual experiment, a thousand 17-year-old boys from Texas join together to build a representative government from the ground up.

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Genre: Documentary
Rebuilding Paradise

Rebuilding Paradise

Rebuilding Paradise
IMDb: 8.1
95 min

​On November 8, 2018, a spark flew in the Sierra Nevada foothills, igniting the most destructive wildfire in California history and decimating the town of Paradise. Unfolding during the year…

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Genre: Documentary
Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles

Ottolenghi and the Cakes of Versailles
IMDb: 5.8
75 min

Documenting the collaboration between world renowned chef Yotam Ottolenghi and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the film follows five visionary pastry makers as they endeavor to construct…

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Genre: Documentary
This Is Not a Movie

This Is Not a Movie

This Is Not a Movie
IMDb: N/A
N/A

For more than forty years, British journalist Robert Fisk has reported on some of the most violent conflicts in the world, from North Ireland to the Middle East, always with…

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Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton

Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton

Pray: The Story of Patrick Peyton
IMDb: N/A
71 min

The inspiring true story of a poor Irish immigrant who sets sail for America in 1928 with dreams of becoming a millionaire but, with the help of the most iconic…

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Genre: Documentary
Time

Time

Time
IMDb: 6.9
81 min

Fox Rich, indomitable matriarch and modern-day abolitionist, strives to keep her family together while fighting for the release of her incarcerated husband. An intimate, epic, and unconventional love story, filmed…

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Genre: Documentary
Nofinofy

Nofinofy

Nofinofy
IMDb: N/A
72 min

When his hairdressing salon is destroyed by the local authorities, hairdresser Romeo has to search for new premises. He finds a ramshackle hut as a makeshift alternative where he can…

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Genre: Documentary
Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets

Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets

Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets
IMDb: 7.2
98 min

A portrait of the lives of a disparate group of patrons and employees at an American watering hole today.

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Genre: Documentary
Midnight Family

Midnight Family

Midnight Family
IMDb: 7.4
81 min

In Mexico City, the government operates fewer than 45 emergency ambulances for a population of 9 million. This has spawned an underground industry of for-profit ambulances often run by people…

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Genre: Documentary
The Painter and the Thief

The Painter and the Thief

The Painter and the Thief
IMDb: 7.6
102 min

When two of artist Barbora Kysilkova’s most valuable paintings are stolen from a gallery at Frogner in Oslo, the police are able to find the thief after a few days,…

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Genre: Documentary
Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution

Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution

Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution
IMDb: 7.8
106 min

Down the road from Woodstock in the early 1970s, a revolution blossomed in a ramshackle summer camp for disabled teenagers, transforming their young lives and igniting a landmark movement.

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Genre: Documentary
American Murder: The Family Next Door

American Murder: The Family Next Door

American Murder: The Family Next Door
IMDb: N/A
82 min

Using raw, firsthand footage, this documentary examines the disappearance of Shanann Watts and her children, and the terrible events that followed.

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The Social Dilemma

The Social Dilemma

The Social Dilemma
IMDb: 8.0
94 min

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

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The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

The Woman Who Loves Giraffes
IMDb: 7.6
123 min

Dr. Anne Innis Dagg re-traces the steps of her groundbreaking 1956 journey to South Africa to study giraffes in the wild. Now, at 85 years old, Anne sees a startling…

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Genre: Documentary
Citizen K

Citizen K

Citizen K
IMDb: 6.8
126 min

The strange case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky — once believed to be the wealthiest man in Russia — who rocketed to prosperity and prominence in the 1990s, served a decade in…

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Genre: Documentary
No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces
IMDb: 7.7
100 min

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager examine the reality of life and discourse on college campuses in modern America.

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Genre: Documentary
The Doors: Break On Thru – A Celebration Of Ray Manzarek

The Doors: Break On Thru – A Celebration Of Ray Manzarek

The Doors: Break On Thru – A Celebration Of Ray Manzarek
IMDb: N/A
N/A

A hybrid concert and documentary capturing a 2016 performance in Los Angeles, CA by surviving Doors members John Densmore and Robby Krieger to honor fellow Doors member Ray Manzarek on…

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Genre: Documentary
Cunningham

Cunningham

Cunningham
IMDb: 6.4
93 min

The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is profiled in Alla Kovgan’s 3D documentary, through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham,…

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Genre: Documentary
63 Up

63 Up

63 Up
IMDb: 8.1
145 min

Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a 7 year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during…

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Genre: Documentary
Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words

Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words

Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words
IMDb: 7.9
116 min

Justice Thomas tells his entire life’s story, looking directly at the camera, speaking frankly to the audience. Unscripted and without narration, the documentary takes the viewer through a complex and…

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Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 7.3
102 min

Michael Hutchence was flying high as the lead singer of the legendary rock band INXS until his untimely death in 1997. Richard Lowenstein’s documentary examines Hutchence’s deeply felt life through…

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Genre: Documentary
Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi
IMDb: 7.7
81 min

Fantastic Fungi is a vivid journey into the mysterious subterranean world of mycelium and its fruit— the mushroom. A story that begins 3.5 billion years ago, fungi makes the soil…

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Genre: Documentary
Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band
IMDb: 7.2
100 min

A confessional, cautionary, and occasionally humorous tale of Robbie Robertson’s young life and the creation of one of the most enduring groups in the history of popular music, The Band.

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Top Gear

Top Gear

Top Gear
TMDb: 7.3
60 min

This fast-paced and stunt-filled motor show tests whether cars, both mundane and extraordinary, live up to their manufacturers’ claims. The long-running show travels to locations around the world, performing extreme…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle
IMDb: 5.7
150 min

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle , is the first in a two-part film series by Patterns of Evidence’s award-winning filmmaker, Timothy Mahoney. In this investigation he examines the…

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Genre: Documentary
Serendipity

Serendipity

Serendipity
IMDb: 5.0
74 min

French artist Prune Nourry has spent her working life exploring issues around the human body. At the age of 31, Prune is diagnosed with breast cancer. She starts documenting her…

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Genre: Documentary