Most Popular Documentaries

1. Iris (2014 Documentary) Iris (2014 Documentary)
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A documentary about fashion icon Iris Apfel from legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles. Dir: Albert Maysles With: Iris Apfel Documentary | Biography | History 83 mins.
2. Lambert & Stamp (2014 Documentary) Lambert & Stamp (2014 Documentary)
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Aspiring filmmakers Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert set out to find a subject for their underground movie... Dir: James D. Cooper With: Richard Barnes, Heather Daltrey, Roger Daltrey Documentary | Biography | History | Music 117 mins.
3. The Last Man on the Moon (2014 Documentary) The Last Man on the Moon (2014 Documentary)
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When Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan stepped off the moon in December 1972 he left his footprints and his daughter's initials in the lunar dust. Only now is he ready to share his epic but deeply personal story of fulfillment, love, and loss. Dir: Mark Craig With: Alan Bean, Eugene Cernan, Charles Duke Documentary | Adventure | Biography | History 95 mins.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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, Dave Grohl, Courtney Love Documentary | Biography 132 mins.
7. 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
8. 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 With: Alyssa Jewell, Andrew Jewell, Elizabeth Jewell Documentary | Biography | Drama | Family 91 mins.
9. 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.
10. Capturing the Friedmans (2003 Documentary) Capturing the Friedmans (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middleclass Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes. Dir: Andrew Jarecki With: Arnold Friedman, Jesse Friedman, David Friedman Documentary | Biography 107 mins.
11. 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.
12. Brand: A Second Coming (2015 Documentary) Brand: A Second Coming (2015 Documentary)
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Every day of our lives, from the minute we can be marketed to the myth that becoming famous will make our lives complete... Dir: Ondi Timoner With: Simon Amstell, Andrew Antonio, Barbara Brand Documentary | Biography 116 mins.
13. The Wrecking Crew (2008 Documentary) The Wrecking Crew (2008 Documentary)
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A celebration of the musical work of a group of session musicians known as "The Wrecking Crew", a band that provided back-up instrumentals to such legendary recording artists as Frank Sinatra, The Beach Boys and Bing Crosby. Dir: Denny Tedesco With: Lou Adler, Herb Alpert, The Association Documentary | Music 101 mins.
14. A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story (2015 Documentary) A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary following the life of Lizzie Velasquez, her triumphant journey to the other side of bullying, and her mission to inspire and empower a more positive online environment. Dir: Sara Hirsh Bordo With: Lizzie Velasquez Documentary | Biography | Family 78 mins.
15. 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.
16. Red Army (2014 Documentary) Red Army (2014 Documentary)
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The story of the Soviet Union's famed Red Army hockey team through the eyes of its players. Dir: Gabe Polsky With: Viacheslav Fetisov, Scotty Bowman, Anatoli Karpov Documentary | Biography | History | Sport 76 mins.
17. 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.
18. Grey Gardens (1975 Documentary) Grey Gardens (1975 Documentary)
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An old mother and her middle-aged daughter, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, live their eccentric lives in a filthy, decaying mansion in East Hampton. Dir: Ellen Hovde, Albert Maysles With: Edith Bouvier Beale, Edith 'Little Edie' Bouvier Beale, Brooks Hyers Documentary 100 mins.
19. 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.
20. 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 100 mins.
21. The Culture High (2014 Documentary) The Culture High (2014 Documentary)
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Scours the deep-seated roots of this morally induced Marijuana campaign and reveal the fascinating path it has taken to get to where it is today. Dir: Brett Harvey With: Snoop Dogg, Ronald Reagan, Joe Rogan Documentary | News 120 mins.
22. The Hunting Ground (2015 Documentary) The Hunting Ground (2015 Documentary)
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An expose of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses, their institutional cover-ups, and the devastating toll they take on students and their families. Dir: Kirby Dick With: Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering, Amy Herdy Documentary 90 mins.
23. 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.
24. 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.
25. That Gal... Who Was in That Thing: That Guy 2 (2015 Documentary) That Gal... Who Was in That Thing: That Guy 2 (2015 Documentary)
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Actresses talk about their personal lives and dealing with a balance between family responsibilities and being a professional actor. Dir: Ian Roumain With: Jayne Atkinson, Paget Brewster, L. Scott Caldwell Documentary