Most Popular Documentaries

1. My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn (2014 Documentary) My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn (2014 Documentary)
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Liv Corfixen documents her husband, filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn, during the production and release of his movie Only God Forgives. Dir: Liv Corfixen With: Liv Corfixen, Nicolas Winding Refn, Ryan Gosling Documentary 58 mins.
2. 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.
3. Deep Web (2015 Documentary) Deep Web (2015 Documentary)
A feature documentary that explores the rise of a new Internet; decentralized, encrypted, dangerous and beyond the law. Dir: Alex Winter With: Cindy Cohn, Cody Wilson, Christopher Soghoian Documentary
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. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. 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: Vyacheslav Fetisov, Scotty Bowman, Anatoli Karpov Documentary | Biography | History | Sport 76 mins.
9. Finding Vivian Maier (2013 Documentary) Finding Vivian Maier (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the late Vivian Maier, a nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs earned her a posthumous reputation as one of the most accomplished street photographers. Dir: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel With: Vivian Maier, John Maloof, Daniel Arnaud Documentary | Biography | Mystery 83 mins.
10. 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.
11. The Overnighters (2014 Documentary) The Overnighters (2014 Documentary)
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Broken, desperate men chase their dreams and run from their demons in the North Dakota oil fields. A local Pastor risks everything to help them. Dir: Jesse Moss With: Jay Reinke, Keegan Edwards Documentary | Drama 102 mins.
12. 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.
13. Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015 Documentary) Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015 Documentary)
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The authorized documentary on late Guitar/lead singer Kurt Cobain from his early days in Aberdeen Washington to his success and downfall with Grunge band Nirvana. Dir: Brett Morgen With: Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Courtney Love Documentary | Biography 132 mins.
14. Generation Iron (2013 Documentary) Generation Iron (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows top bodybuilders as they train to compete in the Mr. Olympia competition. Dir: Vlad Yudin With: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mickey Rourke, Lou Ferrigno Documentary | Drama | Sport 106 mins.
15. Last Days in Vietnam (2014 Documentary) Last Days in Vietnam (2014 Documentary)
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During the chaotic final weeks of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closes in on Saigon as... Dir: Rory Kennedy Documentary | History | War 98 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. Sex Story: Fifty Shades of Grey (2012 Documentary) Sex Story: Fifty Shades of Grey (2012 Documentary)
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A look at the phenomenal success of novel, Fifty Shades of Grey. Dir: Marcie Hume, Eleanor Scoones With: Miranda Richardson, Edward Lewis French, Rosie Violet Wise Documentary
18. 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.
19. 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.
20. 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.
21. 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.
22. 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 | Mystery 86 mins.
23. Ballet 422 (2014 Documentary) Ballet 422 (2014 Documentary)
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From first rehearsal to world premiere, Ballet 422 takes us backstage at New York City Ballet as emerging choreographer Justin Peck crafts a new work. Dir: Jody Lee Lipes With: Justin Peck, Tiler Peck, Sterling Hyltin Documentary | Music | Sport 75 mins.
24. 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.
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.