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1. The Colbert Report (2005– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

8.7
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Satirist news caster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger then life ego and overly patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart, Paul Dinello

Votes: 20,752

2. Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)

PG | 92 min | Documentary

7.7
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70 Metascore

A documentary that investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future.

Writer: Chris Paine | Director: Chris Paine | Stars: Martin Sheen, Tom Hanks, Mel Gibson, Reverend Gadget

Votes: 10,617

3. Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

Not Rated | 110 min | Documentary

7.7
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A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall.

Writers: Peter Elkind, Alex Gibney, Bethany McLean | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: John Beard, Tim Belden, Barbara Boxer, George W. Bush

Votes: 9,195

4. No End in Sight (2007)

102 min | Documentary, War

8.3
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89 Metascore

A comprehensive look at the Bush Administration's conduct of the Iraq war and its occupation of the country.

Writer: Charles Ferguson | Director: Charles Ferguson | Stars: Campbell Scott, Gerald Burke, Ali Fadhil, Omar Fekeiki

Votes: 6,747

5. Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Crime, War

8.0
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82 Metascore

An in-depth look at the torture practices of the United States in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, focusing on an innocent taxi driver in Afghanistan who was tortured and killed in 2002.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Alex Gibney, Brian Keith Allen, Moazzam Begg, Christopher Beiring

Votes: 6,471

6. Real Time with Bill Maher (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.

Stars: Bill Maher, Arianna Huffington, Michael Moore, Andrew Sullivan

Votes: 6,231

7. Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008)

R | 120 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.8
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73 Metascore

A portrait of the late gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson.

Writers: Alex Gibney, Hunter S. Thompson | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Hunter S. Thompson, Johnny Depp, Joe Cairo, David Carlo

Votes: 5,605

8. Freakonomics (2010)

PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary

6.4
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58 Metascore

A collection of documentaries that explores the hidden side of human nature through the use of the science of economics.

Writers: Peter Bull, Alex Gibney, Jeremy Chilnick, Morgan Spurlock, Eugene Jarecki, Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady, Seth Gordon, Steven Levitt, Stephen Dubner | Directors: Heidi Ewing, Alex Gibney, Seth Gordon, Rachel Grady, Eugene Jarecki, Morgan Spurlock | Stars: James Ransone, Tempestt Bledsoe, Morgan Spurlock, Melvin Van Peebles

Votes: 4,881

9. Independent Lens (1999– )
Episode: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

R | 109 min | Documentary

7.9
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82 Metascore

Corporate audio and videotapes tell the inside story of the scandal involving one company's manipulation of California's energy supply and its, and how its executives wrung a billion dollars out of the resulting crisis.

Writers: Bethany McLean, Peter Elkind, Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Peter Coyote, John Beard, Barbara Boxer, George W. Bush

Votes: 4,495

10. We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)

R | 130 min | Documentary

6.8
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76 Metascore

A documentary that details the creation of Julian Assange's controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Julian Assange, Adrian Lamo, Chelsea Manning, John 'Fuzface' McMahon

Votes: 4,401

11. The Armstrong Lie (2013)

R | 124 min | Documentary

7.2
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67 Metascore

A documentary chronicling sports legend Lance Armstrong's improbable rise and ultimate fall from grace.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Lance Armstrong, Reed Albergotti, Betsy Andreu, Frankie Andreu

Votes: 3,637

12. Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (2012)

106 min | Documentary

8.0
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73 Metascore

Alex Gibney explores the charged issue of pedophilia in the Catholic Church, following a trail from the first known protest against clerical sexual abuse in the United States and all the way to the Vatican.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Alex Gibney, Terry Kohut, Gary Smith, Pat Kuehn

Votes: 1,742

13. The Trials of Henry Kissinger (2002)

80 min | Documentary

7.7
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72 Metascore

A film about the war crimes of the American diplomat, Henry Kissinger.

Writers: Alex Gibney, Christopher Hitchens | Director: Eugene Jarecki | Stars: Brian Cox, Anna Chennault, Amy Goodman, Alexander Haig

Votes: 1,548

14. Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010)

R | 117 min | Documentary

7.4
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68 Metascore

An in-depth look at the rise and fall of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, including interviews with the scandalized, former politician.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Eliot Spitzer, Michael Schwendeman, Kim Allen, Lloyd Constantine

Votes: 1,447

15. Entertainment Tonight (1981– )

60 min | News

3.7
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"Entertainment Tonight" is the #1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world. Launched in 1981, ET is anchored by Mary Hart and Bob Goen. Primary substitute anchors are Jann Carl ... See full summary »

Creator: Alfred Masini | Stars: Mark Steines, Nancy O'Dell, Mary Hart, Kevin Frazier

Votes: 1,228

16. Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2010)

R | 118 min | Documentary

7.1
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68 Metascore

A probing investigation into the lies, greed and corruption surrounding D.C. super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff and his cronies.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Jack Abramoff, Tom DeLay, William Branner, Melanie Sloan

Votes: 1,121

17. The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008 TV Special)

TV-14 | 197 min

6.9
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In the annual awards presentation, the nominated films include Atonement (2007), Juno (2007), Michael Clayton (2007), No Country for Old Men (2007), and There Will Be Blood (2007).

Writers: Rory Albanese, Rachel Axler, Kevin Bleyer, Rich Blomquist, Steve Bodow, Tim Carvell, J.R. Havlan, David Javerbaum, Hal Kanter, Buz Kohan, Rob Kutner, Jon Macks, Sam Means, Jason Ross, Bruce Vilanch | Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Joseph Takats | Stars: Jon Stewart, Jan Aaris, Amy Adams, Casey Affleck

Votes: 1,091

18. Magic Trip (2011)

R | 107 min | Documentary

6.7
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59 Metascore

A freewheeling portrait of Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters' fabled road trip across America.

Writers: Alex Gibney, Alison Ellwood, Ken Kesey | Directors: Alison Ellwood, Alex Gibney | Stars: Stanley Tucci, Ken Kesey, Timothy Leary, Jerry Garcia

Votes: 883

19. Catching Hell (2011)

102 min | Documentary, Sport

7.8
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After the Chicago Cubs blow an opportunity to reach the World Series in 2003, Cubs fans blame the team's misfortune on fellow fan Steve Bartman, who interfered with a foul ball and prevented Moises Alou from making a catch.

Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Moises Alou, Steve Bartman, Rod Blagojevich, Ron Borges

Votes: 818

20. The Blues (2003– )

Documentary, Music

8.1
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Stars: John Mayall, Carl Lumbly, Tommy Redmond Hicks, Nathaniel Lee Jr.

Votes: 763

21. Park Avenue: Money, Power and the American Dream (2012)

70 min | Documentary

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Writers: Chad Beck, Adam Bolt, Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Jack Abramoff, Michele Bachmann, Bruce Bartlett, John Boehner

Votes: 758

22. The Last Gladiators (2011)

R | 94 min | Documentary

7.1
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61 Metascore

In ice hockey, no one is tougher than the "goon". Those players have one mission: to protect the star players at any price.

Writers: Jim Podhoretz, Larry Weitzman | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Donald Brashear, Marty McSorley, Chris Nilan, Paul Schantz

Votes: 683

23. Mr. Untouchable (2007)

R | 92 min | Documentary, Crime

6.8
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65 Metascore

The true-life story of a Harlem's notorious Nicky Barnes, a junkie turned multimillionaire drug-lord, MR. UNTOUCHABLE takes its audience deep inside the heroin industry of the 1970s. The ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Levin | Stars: Leroy 'Nicky' Barnes, Don Ferrarone, Thelma Grant, Carol Hawkins-Williams

Votes: 655

24. History of the Eagles Part One (2013)

Documentary

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The life and times of the super successful American soft-rock band, Eagles.

Director: Alison Ellwood | Stars: Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Don Felder, Joe Walsh

Votes: 630

25. The Soul of a Man (2003)

103 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.3
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Writer: Wim Wenders | Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Beck, James Blood Ulmer, Joy Brashears, Keith B. Brown

Votes: 617

26. Frontline (1983– )

60 min | Documentary

8.4
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Investigative journalist documentaries.

Stars: Will Lyman, Arun Rath, Sarah Childress, Martin Smith

Votes: 575

27. Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

PG-13 | 103 min | Documentary, Music

7.4
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78 Metascore

Antoine Fuqua's documentary on the blues, shot at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, Mavis Staples

Votes: 506

28. Venus and Serena (2012)

PG-13 | 99 min | Documentary

5.9
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65 Metascore

Ever since Venus and Serena Williams started playing in tennis tournaments, they've provoked strong reactions - from awe and admiration to suspicion and resentment. They've been winning ... See full summary »

Directors: Maiken Baird, Michelle Major | Stars: Billie Jean King, John McEnroe, Richard Williams, Serena Williams

Votes: 481

29. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 478

30. The Hour (2005– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, News

6.1
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A Canadian talk show hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos.

Stars: George Stroumboulopoulos, Ali Hassan, Naomi Snieckus, Liz Walaszczyk

Votes: 402

31. The Huntress (2000–2001)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.1
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Stars: James Remar, Annette O'Toole, Jordana Spiro, Luis Antonio Ramos

Votes: 340

32. My Trip to Al-Qaeda (2010)

86 min | Documentary

7.4
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Chronicles fundamentalist Islam's rise to power and explores Wright's struggle to maintain his objectivity as a journalist writing about Islamic terror.

Writer: Lawrence Wright | Director: Alex Gibney | Star: Lawrence Wright

Votes: 276

33. Independent Lens (1999– )

Documentary

7.8
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Different celebrity host present a new independent documentary.

Stars: America Ferrera, Terrence Howard, Stanley Tucci, Mary-Louise Parker

Votes: 265

34. Brooklyn Babylon (2001)

R | 89 min | Drama, Music, Romance

6.0
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26 Metascore

A charismatic rapper falls in love with a young Jewish girl despite the confines of her religious background.

Writers: Marc Levin, Bonz Malone, Pam Widener | Director: Marc Levin | Stars: Tariq Trotter, Karen Starc, Bonz Malone, David Vadim

Votes: 246

35. The Human Behavior Experiments (2006 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

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Writer: Alex Gibney | Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Thomas Blass, Herbert Winer, Buddy Stump, Donna Summers

Votes: 244

36. Frank and Ollie (1995)

PG | 89 min | Documentary

7.6
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A documentary about two famed Disney animators, Frank and Ollie.

Writer: Theodore Thomas | Director: Theodore Thomas | Stars: Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Sylvia Roemer, John Canemaker

Votes: 233

37. Love Comes Lately (2007)

86 min | Comedy, Drama

5.8
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An 80-year-old man continues to pursue his love life with youthful vigor, risking his relationship with the woman he loves. Based on the short stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Writers: Isaac Bashevis Singer, Jan Schütte | Director: Jan Schütte | Stars: Otto Tausig, Rhea Perlman, Barbara Hershey, Tovah Feldshuh

Votes: 228

38. The Golden Seal (1983)

PG | 94 min | Adventure

5.3
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A lonely 10-year-old boy living with his parents in a remote coastal part of Alaksa, spontaneously finds a legendary golden seal and her newborn pup. But the greed for her valuable pelt ... See full summary »

Writers: James Vance Marshall, John Groves | Director: Frank Zuniga | Stars: Steve Railsback, Michael Beck, Penelope Milford, Torquil Campbell

Votes: 217

39. Tavis Smiley (2004– )

30 min | Talk-Show

5.7
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Stars: Tavis Smiley, Cornel West, Newt Gingrich, Harry Belafonte

Votes: 179

40. The House Is Burning (2006)

97 min | Drama

6.2
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One day. One night. A group of teenagers struggles to find their way in a world that offers them few choices. In 24 hours, Mike will leave for the army, following in his father's footsteps.... See full summary »

Writers: Holger Ernst, Allan Dorr | Director: Holger Ernst | Stars: John Diehl, Melissa Leo, Julianne Michelle, Robin Taylor

Votes: 176

41. Soldiers in the Army of God (2000)

70 min | Documentary

7.1
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Writer: Daniel Voll | Directors: Marc Levin, Daphne Pinkerson | Stars: Paul Hill, Neal Horsley, Bob Lokey, Jonathan O'Toole

Votes: 158

42. The Huntress (2000–2001)
Episode: Pilot (2000)

120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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After bounty hunter Ralph "Papa" Thorson is killed, his widow and daughter find they are in debt and decide to take on his work.

Writers: Christopher Keane, Bruno Heller | Director: Jeffrey Reiner | Stars: Annette O'Toole, Aleksa Palladino, Alanna Ubach, Vicki Lewis

Votes: 124

43. At the Movies (2004– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.9
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Following the 18-year success of their reviews on The Movie Show (1986), renowned Australian critics and film supporters David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz take to a new show, where each ... See full summary »

Stars: David Stratton, Margaret Pomeranz, Judith Lucy, Jason di Rosso

Votes: 107

44. Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (2006)

PG | 90 min | Documentary, Music

6.8
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54 Metascore

A film about jazz pianist Herbie Hancock.

Directors: Doug Biro, Jon Fine | Stars: Christina Aguilera, Trey Anastasio, Brian Eno, Gina Gershon

Votes: 103

45. Democracy Now! (2001– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.9
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Stars: Amy Goodman, Juan Gonzalez, Nermeen Shaikh, Sharif Abdel Kouddous

Votes: 94

46. Finding Fela! (2014)

119 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.4
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64 Metascore

A look at the life and music of Nigerian singer Fela Kuti.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Fela Kuti, Yeni Kuti, Femi Kuti, Seun Kuti

Votes: 75

47. This Week (2003– )

45 min | News, Talk-Show

6.7
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Andrew Neil and guests take a look back at the week in politics.

Stars: Andrew Neil, Michael Portillo, Diane Abbott, Miranda Green

Votes: 74

48. The Fifties (1997 TV Mini-Series)

Documentary, History

8.1
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Stars: Edward Herrmann, David Halberstam, John Chancellor, Dwight D. Eisenhower

Votes: 68

49. 2006 Independent Spirit Awards (2006 TV Movie)

109 min | Documentary

7.0
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Writer: Billy Kimball | Director: Chris Donovan | Stars: Sarah Silverman, Hany Abu-Assad, Amy Adams, Shohreh Aghdashloo

Votes: 65

50. 50 Documentaries to See Before You Die (2011– )

Documentary

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Stars: Morgan Spurlock, Christy Lemire, Michael Renov, Eddie Schmidt

Votes: 64