Most Popular Documentaries

1. Manny (2014 Documentary) Manny (2014 Documentary)
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A man who overcame insurmountable odds to become one of the most loved and respected athletes of all time... Dir: Leon Gast, Ryan Moore With: Jimmy Kimmel, Liam Neeson, Jinkee Pacquiao Documentary | Drama | Sport 88 mins.
2. Citizenfour (2014 Documentary) Citizenfour (2014 Documentary)
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A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. Dir: Laura Poitras With: Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Jacob Appelbaum Documentary 114 mins.
3. Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus (2014 Documentary) Patterns of Evidence: The Exodus (2014 Documentary)
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What is the validity of history found in the Bible? Is it fact or fiction? What does the hard evidence... Dir: Tim Mahoney With: Charles Aling, Manfred Bietak, John Bimson Documentary | History | News 115 mins.
4. Virunga (2014 Documentary) Virunga (2014 Documentary)
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A group of brave individuals risk their lives to save the last of the world's mountain gorillas; in the midst of renewed civil war and a scramble for Congo's natural resources. Dir: Orlando von Einsiedel Documentary | War 90 mins.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. Finding Vivian Maier (2013 Documentary) Finding Vivian Maier (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the late Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs earned her a posthumous reputation as one of the most accomplished street photographers. Dir: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel With: Vivian Maier, John Maloof, Daniel Arnaud Documentary | Biography | Mystery 83 mins.
8. Night Will Fall (2014 Documentary) Night Will Fall (2014 Documentary)
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Researchers discover film footage from World War II that turns out to be a lost documentary shot by Alfred Hitchcock and Sidney Bernstein in 1945 about German concentration camps. Dir: Andre Singer With: Helena Bonham Carter, Alfred Hitchcock, Sidney Bernstein Documentary 75 mins.
9. Living on One Dollar (2013 Documentary) Living on One Dollar (2013 Documentary)
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An award-winning film that has been called "A Must Watch" by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and Director of The Hunger Games... Dir: Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard With: Ryan Christoffersen, Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard Documentary | Adventure | Drama 56 mins.
10. Samsara (2011 Documentary) Samsara (2011 Documentary)
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Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders. Dir: Ron Fricke With: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi Documentary | Music 102 mins.
11. Racing Hearts (2013 Documentary) Racing Hearts (2013 Documentary)
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Three heart transplant recipients attempt the arduous La Jolla Half Marathon. Dir: Rich Underwood Documentary | Biography | Family | Sport 8 mins.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. Bowling for Columbine (2002 Documentary) Bowling for Columbine (2002 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Michael Moore explores the roots of America's predilection for gun violence. Dir: Michael Moore With: Michael Moore, Charlton Heston, Marilyn Manson Documentary 120 mins.
15. 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.
16. 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.
17. 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.
18. Life Itself (2014 Documentary) Life Itself (2014 Documentary)
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The life and career of the renowned film critic and social commentator, Roger Ebert. Dir: Steve James With: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel Documentary | Biography 120 mins.
19. 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.
20. 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 | Mystery 86 mins.
21. The Imposter (2012 Documentary) The Imposter (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary centered on a young Frenchman who claims to a grieving Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son who has been missing for 3 years. Dir: Bart Layton With: Adam O'Brian, Anna Ruben, Cathy Dresbach Documentary | Biography | Thriller 99 mins.
22. Super Size Me (2004 Documentary) Super Size Me (2004 Documentary)
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While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month. Dir: Morgan Spurlock With: Morgan Spurlock, Daryl Isaacs, Chemeeka Walker Documentary | Comedy | Drama 100 mins.
23. Red Army (2014 Documentary) Red Army (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that tells the story of the Soviet Union's famed Red Army hockey team through the eyes of its captain, Slava Fetisov. Dir: Gabe Polsky With: Vyacheslav Fetisov, Scotty Bowman, Anatoli Karpov Documentary | Biography | History | Sport 76 mins.
24. 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.
25. The Salt of the Earth (2014 Documentary) The Salt of the Earth (2014 Documentary)
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For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents... Dir: Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Wim Wenders With: Sebastião Salgado, Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado Documentary | Biography 110 mins.