Most Popular Documentaries

1. 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 145 mins.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. 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.
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. Kink (2013 Documentary) Kink (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on fetish website Kink.com. Dir: Christina Voros With: Peter Acworth, Maitresse Madeline, Chris Norris Documentary | Biography 80 mins.
7. Antarctica: A Year on Ice (2013 Documentary) Antarctica: A Year on Ice (2013 Documentary)
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A visually stunning chronicle of what it is like to live in Antarctica for a full year, including winters isolated from the rest of the world, and enduring months of darkness in the coldest place on Earth. Dir: Anthony Powell With: Anthony Powell, Genevieve Bachman, William Brotman Documentary | Adventure | Biography | Drama 91 mins.
8. 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, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Clinton Documentary 92 mins.
9. The Emperor's New Clothes (2015 Documentary) The Emperor's New Clothes (2015 Documentary)
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A look at the growing disparity between different economic classes. Dir: Michael Winterbottom With: Russell Brand Documentary 101 mins.
10. The Hacker Wars (2014 Documentary) The Hacker Wars (2014 Documentary)
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Ripped from international headlines, The Hacker Wars takes you to the front lines of the high-stakes battle over the fate of the Internet, freedom and privacy. Dir: Vivien Lesnik Weisman With: Andrew 'weev' Auernheimer, Barrett Brown, Jaime 'asshurtmacfags' Cochran Documentary 91 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. Misery Loves Comedy (2015 Documentary) Misery Loves Comedy (2015 Documentary)
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Over fifty very famous American and Canadian funny people (filmmakers, writers, actors and comedians) share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do you have to be miserable to be funny? Dir: Kevin Pollak With: Amy Schumer, James L. Brooks, Judd Apatow Documentary | Comedy 94 mins.
13. Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (2013 Documentary) Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (2013 Documentary)
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The life and career of the legendary Hollywood insider, Shep Gordon. Dir: Beth Aala, Mike Myers With: Shep Gordon, Sylvester Stallone, Michael Douglas Documentary | Biography 85 mins.
14. 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.
15. 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.
16. 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.
17. 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.
18. 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.
19. 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.
20. 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.
21. 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.
22. 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.
23. 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.
24. 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.
25. 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.