Most Popular Documentaries

1. Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015 Documentary) Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015 Documentary)
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An in-depth look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology. Dir: Alex Gibney With: Lawrence Wright, Mike Rinder, Marty Rathbun Documentary 119 mins.
2. Amy (2015 Documentary) Amy (2015 Documentary)
A documentary on the late singer/songwriter, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011. Dir: Asif Kapadia With: Amy Winehouse Documentary | Biography | Music 90 mins.
3. Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015 Documentary) Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015 Documentary)
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An authorized documentary on the late musician Kurt Cobain, from his early days in Aberdeen, Washington to his success and downfall with the grunge band Nirvana. Dir: Brett Morgen With: Kurt Cobain, Courtney Love, Krist Novoselic Documentary | Biography | Music 132 mins.
4. 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, William Binney Documentary 114 mins.
5. Dior and I (2014 Documentary) Dior and I (2014 Documentary)
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Dior and I brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged... Dir: Frédéric Tcheng With: Raf Simons, Marion Cotillard, Anna Wintour Documentary 90 mins.
6. 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.
7. Four Blood Moons (2015 Documentary) Four Blood Moons (2015 Documentary)
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It is rare that science, history and scripture align with each other, yet the last three series of Four Blood Moons have done exactly that... Dir: Kieth Merrill With: Cameron Amari, Jane Bailey, Darryl Baldwin Documentary | History
8. Lambert & Stamp (2014 Documentary) Lambert & Stamp (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary that reveals how the unlikely partnership between aspiring filmmakers Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert produced one of the greatest rock bands in history: The Who. Dir: James D. Cooper With: Kit Lambert, Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend Documentary | Biography | History | Music 117 mins.
9. Killer Legends (2014 Documentary) Killer Legends (2014 Documentary)
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Delving into our collective nightmares, this horror-documentary investigates the origins of our most terrifying urban legends and the true stories that may have inspired them. Dir: Joshua Zeman With: Rachel Mills, Joshua Zeman, Stephen Winick Documentary | Crime | History | Horror 86 mins.
10. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013) Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)
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86-year-old Irving Zisman takes a trip from Nebraska to North Carolina to take his 8 year-old grandson, Billy, back to his real father. Dir: Jeff Tremaine With: Johnny Knoxville, Jackson Nicoll, Greg Harris Comedy 92 mins.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Documentary) Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008 Documentary)
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A filmmaker decides to memorialize a murdered friend when his friend's ex-girlfriend announces she is expecting his son. Dir: Kurt Kuenne With: Kurt Kuenne, Andrew Bagby, David Bagby Documentary | Crime | Drama 95 mins.
14. Monkey Kingdom (2015 Documentary) Monkey Kingdom (2015 Documentary)
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A nature documentary that follows a newborn monkey and its mother as they struggle to survive within... Dir: Mark Linfield, Alastair Fothergill With: Tina Fey Documentary 81 mins.
15. Inside Job (2010 Documentary) Inside Job (2010 Documentary)
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Takes a closer look at what brought about the financial meltdown. Dir: Charles Ferguson With: Matt Damon, William Ackman, Daniel Alpert Documentary | Crime 105 mins.
16. 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 | Romance 87 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. 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.
19. Waking Life (2001 Documentary) Waking Life (2001 Documentary)
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A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe. Dir: Richard Linklater With: Ethan Hawke, Trevor Jack Brooks, Lorelei Linklater Documentary | Animation | Drama 99 mins.
20. 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 88 mins.
21. Seymour: An Introduction (2014 Documentary) Seymour: An Introduction (2014 Documentary)
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Meet Seymour Bernstein: a beloved pianist, teacher and true inspiration who shares eye-opening insights from an amazing life. Ethan Hawke helms this poignant guide to life. Dir: Ethan Hawke With: Seymour Bernstein, Jiyang Chen, Ethan Hawke Documentary | Biography | Music 84 mins.
22. 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 With: André Bauma, Emmanuel de Merode, Mélanie Gouby Documentary | War 100 mins.
23. Champs (2015 Documentary) Champs (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary on boxing greats Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Bernard Hopkins examines their lives in and out of the ring. Dir: Bert Marcus With: Evander Holyfield, Bernard Hopkins, Mike Tyson Documentary
24. 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.
25. 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.