Most Popular Documentaries

1. Amy (2015 Documentary) Amy (2015 Documentary)
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A documentary on the late singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, who died of alcohol poisoning in 2011. Dir: Asif Kapadia With: Amy Winehouse Documentary | Biography | Music 127 mins.
2. 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: Don Cobain, Jenny Cobain, Kim Cobain Documentary | Biography | Music 145 mins.
3. 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.
4. The Yes Men Are Revolting (2014 Documentary) The Yes Men Are Revolting (2014 Documentary)
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Comedy troupe The Yes Men stage phony events and press releases in an effort to bring attention to environmental dangers and corporate greed. Dir: Andy Bichlbaum, Mike Bonanno With: Mike Bonanno, Andy Bichlbaum Documentary 91 mins.
5. Dawg Fight (2015 Documentary) Dawg Fight (2015 Documentary)
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West Perrine, Florida is a suburban ghetto in Southwest Miami-Dade County. Over 73% of its residents... Dir: Billy Corben With: Dhafir Harris Documentary
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. An Open Secret (2014 Documentary) An Open Secret (2014 Documentary)
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An investigation into accusations of teenagers being sexually abused within the film industry. Dir: Amy Berg With: Evan Henzi, Michael Egan III, Mark Ryan Documentary 99 mins.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. The Wolfpack (2015 Documentary) The Wolfpack (2015 Documentary)
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Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn... Dir: Crystal Moselle With: Bhagavan Angulo, Govinda Angulo, Jagadisa Angulo Documentary | Biography | Drama | Family 80 mins.
11. I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2014 Documentary) I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2014 Documentary)
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Caroll Spinney has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969; at 78-years-old, he has no intention of stopping. Dir: Dave LaMattina, Chad N. Walker With: Caroll Spinney, Jim Henson, Frank Oz Documentary | Biography | Drama 90 mins.
12. 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.
13. The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary) The Look of Silence (2014 Documentary)
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A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers. Dir: Joshua Oppenheimer Documentary 103 mins.
14. 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.
15. 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.
16. Soaked in Bleach (2015 Documentary) Soaked in Bleach (2015 Documentary)
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Reveals the events behind Kurt Cobain's death as seen through the eyes of Tom Grant, the private investigator... Dir: Benjamin Statler With: Kurt Cobain, Sarah Scott, Daniel Roebuck Documentary | Crime | Drama | Music | Mystery 100 mins.
17. Grizzly Man (2005 Documentary) Grizzly Man (2005 Documentary)
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A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska. Dir: Werner Herzog With: Timothy Treadwell, Amie Huguenard, Werner Herzog Documentary | Biography 103 mins.
18. 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.
19. The Class of 92 (2013 Documentary) The Class of 92 (2013 Documentary)
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The Class of 92, a cinematic documentary detailing the rise to prominence and global sporting superstardom... Dir: Benjamin Turner, Gabe Turner With: David Beckham, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs Documentary | Sport 99 mins.
20. 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.
21. 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.
22. 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.
23. Pumping Iron (1977 Documentary) Pumping Iron (1977 Documentary)
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From Gold's Gym in Venice Beach California to the showdown in Pretoria, amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr... Dir: George Butler, Robert Fiore With: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lou Ferrigno, Matty Ferrigno Documentary | Sport 85 mins.
24. Senna (2010 Documentary) Senna (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on Brazilian Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna, who won the F1 world championship three times before his death at age 34. Dir: Asif Kapadia With: Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Frank Williams Documentary | Biography | Sport 106 mins.
25. 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: Carl Apfel, Iris Apfel Documentary | Biography | History 83 mins.