Most Popular Documentaries

1. Last Days in Vietnam (2014 Documentary) Last Days in Vietnam (2014 Documentary)
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During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as... Dir: Rory Kennedy Documentary | History | War 98 mins.
2. I Am Ali (2014 Documentary) I Am Ali (2014 Documentary)
Unprecedented access to Muhammad Ali's personal archive of "audio journals" as well as interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends are used to tell the legend's life story. Dir: Clare Lewins With: Muhammad Ali Jnr, Hana Ali, Maryum Ali Documentary | Biography | Sport 111 mins.
3. Nas: Time Is Illmatic (2014 Documentary) Nas: Time Is Illmatic (2014 Documentary)
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A look at the life and work of hip hop artist Nas. Dir: One9 With: Nas, Mrs. Braconi, Fab 5 Freddy Documentary
4. The Hornet's Nest (2014 Documentary) The Hornet's Nest (2014 Documentary)
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Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history. Dir: David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud With: Carlos Boettcher, Mike Boettcher, Kalen M. Waite Documentary | Action | History | War 93 mins.
5. Fed Up (2014 Documentary) Fed Up (2014 Documentary)
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An examination of America's obesity epidemic and the food industry's role in aggravating it. Dir: Stephanie Soechtig With: Michele Simon Documentary 92 mins.
6. Keep on Keepin' On (2014 Documentary) Keep on Keepin' On (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows jazz legend Clark Terry over four years to document the mentorship between Terry and 23-year-old blind piano prodigy Justin Kauflin as the young man prepares to compete in an elite, international competition. Dir: Alan Hicks With: Clark Terry, Justin Kauflin, Quincy Jones Documentary 84 mins.
7. 20,000 Days on Earth (2014 Documentary) 20,000 Days on Earth (2014 Documentary)
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Writer and musician Nick Cave marks his 20,000th day on the planet Earth. Dir: Iain Forsyth, Jane Pollard With: Nick Cave, Susie Bick, Warren Ellis Documentary | Drama | Music 97 mins.
8. Generation Iron (2013 Documentary) Generation Iron (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows top bodybuilders as they train to compete in the Mr. Olympia competition. Dir: Vlad Yudin With: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mickey Rourke, Michael Jai White Documentary | Drama | Sport 106 mins.
9. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (2010 Documentary) Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life and career of Joan Rivers, made as the comedienne turns 75 years old. Dir: Ricki Stern, Anne Sundberg With: Joan Rivers, Melissa Rivers, Kathy Griffin Documentary | Biography | Comedy | Drama 84 mins.
10. Bears (2014 Documentary) Bears (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows an Alaskan bear family as its young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Dir: Alastair Fothergill, Keith Scholey With: John C. Reilly Documentary 78 mins.
11. The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary) The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary)
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A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers. Dir: Joshua Oppenheimer Documentary 99 mins.
12. After Porn Ends (2012 Documentary) After Porn Ends (2012 Documentary)
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After Porn Ends is a documentary that not only examines the lives and careers of some of the biggest... Dir: Bryce Wagoner With: Asia Carrera, Tiffany Million, Richard Pacheco Documentary 94 mins.
13. Jodorowsky's Dune (2013 Documentary) Jodorowsky's Dune (2013 Documentary)
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The story of cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky's ambitious but ultimately doomed film adaptation of the seminal science fiction novel. Dir: Frank Pavich With: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Michel Seydoux, H.R. Giger Documentary 90 mins.
14. The Unbelievers (2013 Documentary) The Unbelievers (2013 Documentary)
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Renowned scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss cross the globe as they speak publicly about the importance of science and reason in the modern world. Dir: Gus Holwerda With: Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Woody Allen, Richard Dawkins Documentary 77 mins.
15. The Act of Killing (2012 Documentary) The Act of Killing (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to reenact their mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers. Dir: Joshua Oppenheimer, Anonymous With: Anwar Congo, Herman Koto, Syamsul Arifin Documentary | History 115 mins.
16. For No Good Reason (2012 Documentary) For No Good Reason (2012 Documentary)
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Johnny Depp pays a visit to Ralph Steadman, the renown artist and the last of the original Gonzo visionaries who worked alongside Hunter S. Thompson. Dir: Charlie Paul With: Ralph Steadman, Johnny Depp, Hunter S. Thompson Documentary | Biography | History | Music 89 mins.
17. Blackfish (2013 Documentary) Blackfish (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary following the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales. Dir: Gabriela Cowperthwaite With: Tilikum, Dave Duffus, Samantha Berg Documentary 83 mins.
18. One Direction: This Is Us (2013 Documentary) One Direction: This Is Us (2013 Documentary)
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A look at Niall, Zayn, Liam, Louis, and Harry's meteoric rise to fame, from their humble hometown beginnings and competing on the X-Factor, to conquering the world and performing at London's famed O2 Arena. Dir: Morgan Spurlock With: Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik Documentary | Music 92 mins.
19. I Know That Voice (2013 Documentary) I Know That Voice (2013 Documentary)
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Several voice actors discuss their art and their careers. Dir: Lawrence Shapiro With: John DiMaggio, Kevin Conroy, Jim Cummings Documentary 90 mins.
20. Catfish (2010 Documentary) Catfish (2010 Documentary)
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Young filmmakers document their colleague's budding online friendship with a young woman and her family which leads to an unexpected series of discoveries. Dir: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman With: Yaniv Schulman, Ariel Schulman, Henry Joost Documentary 87 mins.
21. Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary) Searching for Sugar Man (2012 Documentary)
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Two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. Dir: Malik Bendjelloul With: Rodriguez, Stephen 'Sugar' Segerman, Dennis Coffey Documentary | Biography | Music 86 mins.
22. Holy Ghost (2014 Documentary) Holy Ghost (2014 Documentary)
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Can the Holy Spirit direct a movie? In this fast-paced documentary from the director of the popular films Finger of God... Dir: Darren Wilson With: Meredith Andrews, Heidi Baker, Fieldy Documentary 113 mins.
23. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary) Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
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Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Dir: Michael Moore With: Michael Moore, George W. Bush, Ben Affleck Documentary 122 mins.
24. Thinking XXX (2004 Documentary) Thinking XXX (2004 Documentary)
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For a book project, photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders took photographs of 30 stars of adult movies... Dir: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders With: Sunrise Adams, Briana Banks, Belladonna Documentary 59 mins.
25. Jackass: The Movie (2002 Documentary) Jackass: The Movie (2002 Documentary)
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Johnny Knoxville and his band of maniacs perform a variety of stunts and gross-out gags on the big screen for the first time. Dir: Jeff Tremaine With: Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Chris Pontius Documentary | Comedy 87 mins.