Most Popular Documentaries

1. Stray Dog (2014 Documentary) Stray Dog (2014 Documentary)
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A contemplative portrait of Ron 'Stray Dog' Hall: biker, Vietnam Vet, and lover of small dogs. Dir: Debra Granik With: Ronnie Hall Documentary | War 98 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. Monkey Kingdom (2015 Documentary) Monkey Kingdom (2015 Documentary)
A nature documentary that follows a newborn monkey and its mother as they struggle to survive within... Dir: Mark Linfield, Alastair Fothergill Documentary
4. 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.
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. 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.
7. I Am Ali (2014 Documentary) I Am Ali (2014 Documentary)
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Unprecedented access to Muhammad Ali's personal archive of "audio journals" as well as interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends are used to tell the legend's life story. Dir: Clare Lewins With: Muhammad Ali, Muhammad Ali Jnr, Hana Ali Documentary | Biography | Sport 111 mins.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. 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.
11. Messi (2014 Documentary) Messi (2014 Documentary)
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Lionel Messi from early life to international stardom. Dir: Álex de la Iglesia With: Víctor Alcaraz, Julia Azar, Marc Balaguer Documentary 93 mins.
12. Man on Wire (2008 Documentary) Man on Wire (2008 Documentary)
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A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century." Dir: James Marsh With: Philippe Petit, Jean François Heckel, Jean-Louis Blondeau Documentary | Biography 94 mins.
13. 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.
14. 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.
15. 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.
16. 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.
17. 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.
18. One Direction: This Is Us (2013 Documentary) One Direction: This Is Us (2013 Documentary)
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A look at Niall, Zayn, Liam, Louis, and Harry's meteoric rise to fame, from their humble hometown beginnings and competing on the X-Factor, to conquering the world and performing at London's famed O2 Arena. Dir: Morgan Spurlock With: Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik Documentary | Music 92 mins.
19. 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.
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 86 mins.
21. Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010 Documentary) Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010 Documentary)
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The story of how an eccentric French shop keeper and amateur film maker attempted to locate and befriend Banksy... Dir: Banksy With: Banksy, Space Invader, Mr. Brainwash Documentary | Comedy 87 mins.
22. I Am Santa Claus (2014 Documentary) I Am Santa Claus (2014 Documentary)
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We have documented an entire year in the lives of five real-bearded professional Santa Clauses to find... Dir: Tommy Avallone With: Mick Foley, Russell Spice, Jim Stevenson Documentary | Comedy | Drama 89 mins.
23. La Bare (2014 Documentary) La Bare (2014 Documentary)
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An insider's look at the history, lives and culture of the most popular male strip club in the world, La Bare Dallas. Dir: Joe Manganiello With: Joe Manganiello, Dawn Rochelle, Nick Soto Documentary 90 mins.
24. Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011 Documentary) Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011 Documentary)
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Follows Justin Bieber with some footage of performances from his 2010 concert tour. Dir: Jon M. Chu With: Justin Bieber, Boys II Men, Miley Cyrus Documentary | Music 105 mins.
25. Jackass: The Movie (2002 Documentary) Jackass: The Movie (2002 Documentary)
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Johnny Knoxville and his band of maniacs perform a variety of stunts and gross-out gags on the big screen for the first time. Dir: Jeff Tremaine With: Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Chris Pontius Documentary | Comedy 87 mins.