Most Popular Documentaries

1. America (2014 Documentary) America (2014 Documentary)
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A story that questions the relevance of many of America's social and economic mistakes and questions the intentions of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton in its fight to restore an America of several centuries ago. Dir: Dinesh D'Souza, John Sullivan With: Dinesh D'Souza, Barack Obama, Josh Bonzie Documentary 103 mins.
2. Rich Hill (2014 Documentary) Rich Hill (2014 Documentary)
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Rich Hill intimately chronicles the turbulent lives of three boys living in an impoverished Midwestern town and the fragile family bonds that sustain them. Dir: Andrew Droz Palermo, Tracy Droz Tragos Documentary | Biography | Drama | Family 91 mins.
3. Life Itself (2014 Documentary) Life Itself (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary film that recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert. Dir: Steve James With: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel Documentary | Biography 115 mins.
4. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
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A documentary series that explores how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Stoney Emshwiller, Piotr Michael Documentary 60 mins.
5. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: When Knowledge Conquered Fear (2014)
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Neil deGrasse Tyson sets off on the Ship of the Imagination to chase a single comet through its million-year plunge toward Sol... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael Chochol, Cary Elwes Documentary 44 mins.
6. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: A Sky Full of Ghosts (2014)
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Explores how light, time and gravity affects our perception of the universe Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jonathan Morgan Heit, Wesley Salter Documentary 60 mins.
7. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Standing Up in the Milky Way (2014)
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More than three decades after the debut of Carl Sagan's ground-breaking and iconic series, "Cosmos:... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Phil LaMarr, Seth MacFarlane Documentary 60 mins.
8. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Some of the Things That Molecules Do (2014)
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Artificial selection is one example, eyes another, of the well-documented and inescapable process of evolution--change in a population of species over time--by natural selection. These are some of the things that molecules do. Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Nadia Rochelle Pfarr Documentary 60 mins.
9. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: The Immortals (2014)
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The Ship of the Imagination travels across the cosmos to discover the possibility of beings that live... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Christiane Amanpour, Hannah Long Documentary 60 mins.
10. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Unafraid of the Dark (2014)
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Description of the two Voyager probes sent for interstellar travel. Tyson ends the series by emphasizing... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson Documentary 60 mins.
11. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: The World Set Free (2014)
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Degrasse discusses our nearest neighboring planet Venus and its climate, the climate change on Earth and if it is caused by humans. Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Paul Sorvino Documentary 60 mins.
12. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Hiding in the Light (2014)
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The Ship of the Imagination travels back in time to reveal 11th century Europe and North Africa during the golden age of Islam... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Kenn Ashe, Stoney Emshwiller Documentary 60 mins.
13. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: The Lost Worlds of Planet Earth (2014)
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The Ship of the Imagination embarks on a journey through space and time to grasp how the autobiography of the Earth is written in its atoms... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Stoney Emshwiller, Enn Reitel Documentary 60 mins.
14. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Deeper, Deeper, Deeper Still (2014)
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The Ship of the Imagination ventures on an epic voyage to the bottom of a dewdrop to explore the universe... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson Documentary 60 mins.
15. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: The Electric Boy (2014)
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Travel to 19th century England and meet Michael Faraday, a child of poverty who grew up to invent the motor and the generator... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Anna Jane Jackson, Martin Jarvis Documentary 60 mins.
16. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: Sisters of the Sun (2014)
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Explores the violent cosmic phenomenon of supernovas, which on average occur once per galaxy per century or one billion times per year in the observable universe. Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Kirsten Dunst, Marlee Matlin Documentary 60 mins.
17. Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series) Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (2014 TV Series)
Episode: The Clean Room (2014)
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To determine the true age of the Earth, geochemist Clair Patterson developed the uranium-lead dating method to make an unprecedented discovery... Dir: Brannon Braga, Ann Druyan With: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Richard Gere, Piotr Michael Documentary 60 mins.
18. Made in America (2013 Documentary) Made in America (2013 Documentary)
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Hip-hop artist Jay-Z organizes the "Budweiser Made In America" music festival. Dir: Ron Howard With: Rita Ora, Kanye West, Jay-Z Documentary | Music
19. 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.
20. The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014 Documentary) The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014 Documentary)
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The story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz, who took his own life at the age of 26. Dir: Brian Knappenberger With: Aaron Swartz, Tim Berners-Lee, Cory Doctorow Documentary | Biography | Crime | News 105 mins.
21. After Porn Ends (2010 Documentary) After Porn Ends (2010 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: Mary Carey, Amber Lynn, Asia Carrera Documentary 94 mins.
22. MythBusters (2003 TV Series) MythBusters (2003 TV Series)
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A weekly documentary in which two Hollywood special effects experts attempt to debunk urban legends by directly testing them. With: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Robert Lee Documentary | Mystery 44 mins.
23. MythBusters (2003 TV Series) MythBusters (2003 TV Series)
Episode: Hair of the Dog (2010)
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On this episode of Mythbusters, we're testing two shaggy-dog tales that both put our crime-fighting canines to the ultimate test. Dir: Lauren Gray Williams With: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci Documentary | Mystery 44 mins.
24. MythBusters (2003 TV Series) MythBusters (2003 TV Series)
Episode: Buster Special (2005)
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A recap of dummy Buster's finest moments. With: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci Documentary | Mystery 44 mins.
25. MythBusters (2003 TV Series) MythBusters (2003 TV Series)
Episode: Crash and Burn (2009)
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Adam and Jamie find out if a car out of control crashes and burns when it falls out of a cliff like in the movies. And Kari, Tory and Grant check the story of a man who rocketed himself into the sky and survived. Dir: Alice Dallow With: Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci Documentary | Mystery 44 mins.