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1.
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. (95 mins.)
Director: Kurt Kuenne
 
2.
Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996 Documentary)
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A horrific triple child murder leads to an indictment and trial of three nonconformist boys based on questionable evidence. (150 mins.)
“ and the others in the series ” - loveunderlined
 
3.
Deliver Us from Evil (2006 Documentary)
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Documentary about Father Oliver O'Grady, a Catholic priest who was relocated to various parishes around the United States during the 1970s in an attempt by the Catholic Church to cover up his rape of dozens of children. (101 mins.)
Director: Amy Berg
 
4.
The Staircase (2004 Mini-Series)
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Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, presents a gripping courtroom thriller... (360 mins.)
“ amazing, astounding. ” - loveunderlined
 
5.
American Teen (2008 Documentary)
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A documentary on seniors at a high school in a small Indiana town and their various cliques. (95 mins.)
“ the awkwardness oh man ” - loveunderlined
 
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Standard Operating Procedure (2008 Documentary)
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Errol Morris examines the incidents of abuse and torture of suspected terrorists at the hands of U.S. forces at the Abu Ghraib prison. (116 mins.)
Director: Errol Morris
 
7.
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. (103 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ really good ” - loveunderlined
 
8.
The Business of Being Born (2008 Documentary)
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Birth: it's a miracle. A rite of passage. A natural part of life. But more than anything, birth is a business... (87 mins.)
Director: Abby Epstein
 
9.
The Suicide Tourist (2007 Documentary)
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Frontline investigates suicide tourism by following a Chicago native as he travels to Switzerland in order to take his life with help of a nonprofit organization that legally assists suicides. (56 mins.)
Director: John Zaritsky
“ made me cry like a baby ” - loveunderlined
 
10.
The Cove (2009 Documentary)
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Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health. (92 mins.)
Director: Louie Psihoyos
“ horrifying ” - loveunderlined
 
11.
Sound and Fury (2000 Documentary)
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If you could make your deaf child hear, would you? Academy Award-nominated Sound and Fury follows the intimate... (80 mins.)
Director: Josh Aronson
 
12.
...So Goes the Nation (2006 Documentary)
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A look at the role of the Buckeye State in the 2004 Presidential Election. (90 mins.)
 
13.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Country Boys (2006)
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The story of two boys growing up from ages 15 to 18 in rural parts of the United States. (60 mins.)
“ absolutely amazing ” - loveunderlined
 
14.
My Flesh and Blood (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary following Susan Tom of Fairfield, California and her 11 adopted special needs children. (83 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Karsh
 
15.
For the Bible Tells Me So (2007 Documentary)
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An exploration of the intersection between religion and homosexuality in the U.S. and how the religious right has used its interpretation of the Bible to stigmatize the gay community. (95 mins.)
Director: Daniel Karslake
 
16.
39 Pounds of Love (2005 Documentary)
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This is the story of Ami, a man who while unable to move any part of his body, still manages to move each and every one of us, as he teaches us a part of life's intimate dance. (70 mins.)
Director: Dani Menkin
“ unique ” - loveunderlined
 
17.
Bowling for Columbine (2002 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Michael Moore explores the roots of America's predilection for gun violence. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
18.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: The Wounded Platoon (2010)
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Frontline investigates the violence, depression, and stress exhibited by a platoon of Iraq War veterans whose members who have committed murder, assault, and suicide. (60 mins.)
“ about how PTSD affects soliders ” - loveunderlined
 
19.
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007 Documentary)
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Die-hard gamers compete to break world records on classic arcade games. (79 mins.)
Director: Seth Gordon
 
20.
Mine (2009 Documentary)
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MINE is the powerful story about the essential bond between humans and animals told against the backdrop of one of the worst natural disasters in U.S... (80 mins.)
“ sad. ” - loveunderlined
 
21.
Murderball (2005 Documentary)
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Paraplegics, who play full-contact rugby in wheelchairs, overcome unimaginable obstacles to compete in the Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece. (88 mins.)
 
22.
Babies (2010 Documentary)
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A look at one year in the life of four babies from around the world, from Mongolia to Namibia to San Francisco to Tokyo. (79 mins.)
Director: Thomas Balmès
 
23.
Under Our Skin (2008 Documentary)
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Exposes the hidden epidemic of Lyme disease and reveals how our corrupt health care system is failing to address one of the most serious illnesses of our time. (104 mins.)
 
24.
Winnebago Man (2009 Documentary)
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Jack Rebney is the most famous man you've never heard of - after cursing his way through a Winnebago sales video... (85 mins.)
Director: Ben Steinbauer
 
25.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Flying Cheap (2010)
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Frontline investigates how low-cost airlines and regional carriers have changed the airline business and whether the search for greater profit has led to sacrifices in safety. (60 mins.)
“ who knew? ” - loveunderlined
 
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A Life Without Pain (2005 Documentary)
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Documentarian Melody Gilbert follows the daily lives of three girls -- a 3-year-old Minnesotan, a 7-year-old Norwegian and a 10-year-old German...
Director: Melody Gilbert
 
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Moving Midway (2007 Documentary)
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At Christmas 2003, New York-based film critic Godfrey Cheshire is visiting his family in North Carolina... (95 mins.)
“ interesting ” - loveunderlined
 
28.
So Much So Fast (2006 Documentary)
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A man suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease deals with the woman falling for him and a brother who becomes obsessed with finding a cure. (87 mins.)
“ sad ” - loveunderlined
 
29.
Crime After Crime (2011 Documentary)
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The story of the battle to free Debbie Peagler, an incarcerated survivor of brutal domestic violence... (95 mins.)
Director: Yoav Potash
 
30.
Southern Comfort (2001 Documentary)
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Southern Comfort documents the final year in the life of Robert Eads, a transgender man. Eads, diagnosed with ovarian cancer... (90 mins.)
Director: Kate Davis
 
31.
At the Death House Door (2008 Documentary)
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An investigation of the wrongful death of Carlos DeLuna, who was executed in Texas on December 7, 1989, after prosecutors ignored evidence inculpating a man, who bragged to friends about committing the crimes of which DeLuna was convicted. (98 mins.)
 
32.
Murder on a Sunday Morning (2001 Documentary)
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Oscar-winning documentary that documents a murder trial in which a 15-year-old African-American is wrongfully accused of a 2000 murder in Jacksonville, Florida. (111 mins.)
 
33.
Girl 27 (2007 Documentary)
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The reclusive Patricia Douglas comes out of hiding to discuss the 1937 MGM scandal, in which the powerful film studio tricked her and over 100 other underage girls into attending a stag party, where she was raped. (86 mins.)
Director: David Stenn
“ disturbing ” - loveunderlined
 
34.
Hot Coffee (2011 Documentary)
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How the infamous McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and similar cases were exploited as part of a right wing crusade to weaken civil justice. (88 mins.)
Director: Susan Saladoff
 
35.
Bad Blood: A Cautionary Tale (2010 Documentary)
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From PBS - BAD BLOOD chronicles how a "miracle" treatment for hemophilia became an agent of death for 10,000 Americans. (83 mins.)
Director: Marilyn Ness
 
36.
Training Rules (2009 Documentary)
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Examines how women's collegiate sports, caught in a web of homophobic practices, collude in the destruction of the lives and dreams of many of its most talented athletes. (62 mins.)
“ good ” - loveunderlined
 
37.
Jesus Camp (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary on kids who attend a summer camp hoping to become the next Billy Graham. (84 mins.)
 
38.
The Trials of Darryl Hunt (2006 Documentary)
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"The Trials of Darryl Hunt" is a feature documentary about a brutal rape/murder case and a wrongly convicted man... (106 mins.)
 
39.
12th & Delaware (2010 Documentary)
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The abortion battle continues to rage in unexpected ways on one corner in an American city. (81 mins.)
 
40.
Paris Is Burning (1990 Documentary)
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A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality. (71 mins.)
 
41.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Memory of the Camps (1985)
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In 1945, camera crews went with the American and British armies in the nazis death camps and filmed the horror they found there... (60 mins.)
 
42.
The Times of Harvey Milk (1984 Documentary)
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A documentary of the successful career and assassination of San Francisco's first elected gay councilor. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Epstein
 
43.
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. (100 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
 
44.
Licensed to Kill (1997 Documentary)
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Winner of both the Directors and Filmmakers Trophy awards at the Sundance Film Festival, "Licensed to... (80 mins.)
Director: Arthur Dong
 
45.
Stevie (2002 Documentary)
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In 1995 Director Steve James (Hoop Dreams) returned to rural Southern Illinois to reconnect with Stevie Fielding, a troubled young boy he had been an 'Advocate Big Brother' to ten years earlier. (140 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
46.
God Grew Tired of Us (2006 Documentary)
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Four boys from Sudan embark on a journey to America after years of wandering Sub-Saharan Africa in search of safety. (89 mins.)
 
47.
The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (2005 Documentary)
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Never-before-seen testimony is included in this documentary on Emmett Louis Till, who, in 1955, was brutally murdered after he whistled at a white woman. (70 mins.)
 
48.
Spellbound (2002 Documentary)
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Spellbound follows eight teenagers on their quest to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee. (97 mins.)
Director: Jeffrey Blitz
 
49.
Sicko (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths. (123 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
50.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: The Released (2009)
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Frontline examines the lives of mentally ill repeat offender who are struggling to make a life for themselves outside of prison. (60 mins.)
 
51.
Fish Out of Water (2009 Documentary)
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A documentary that faces down the controversies between homosexuality and religion, examining Bible verses quoted as condemnatory and discussing alternative meanings. (59 mins.)
Director: Ky Dickens
“ helpful for understanding rebukes to stupid arguments ” - loveunderlined
 
52.
8: The Mormon Proposition (2010 Documentary)
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A scorching indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion & passage of California's Proposition 8 and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against LGBT human rights. (80 mins.)
 
53.
Bigger Stronger Faster* (2008 Documentary)
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An examination of America's win-at-all-cost culture from the perspective of bodybuilding and performance enhancing drugs, as it focuses on a pair of siblings chasing their dream. (105 mins.)
Director: Chris Bell
 
54.
Burzynski (2010 Documentary)
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Ph.D biochemist, Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski, won one of the largest legal battles against the Food & Drug Administration in U.S... (108 mins.)
Director: Eric Merola
 
55.
Uncounted: The New Math of American Elections (2008 Documentary)
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UNCOUNTED exposes how the election fraud that altered the outcome of the 2004 election led to even greater... (80 mins.)
Director: David Earnhardt
 
56.
Girlhood (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary chronicling America's justice system. Follows two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center. (82 mins.)
Director: Liz Garbus
 
57.
Deadline (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on Illinois Governor George Ryan, who, with 60 days left in office, makes a decision on the fate of death row prisoners. (90 mins.)
 
58.
Through Deaf Eyes (2007 Documentary)
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History Through Deaf Eyes will take a look at Deaf culture from the 19th century to the present. The 90 minute production for PBS will include short films. (120 mins.)
 
59.
Small Town Gay Bar (2006 Documentary)
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The story of community in the Deep South that is forced to deal with the struggles of ignorance, hypocrisy and oppression. (76 mins.)
Director: Malcolm Ingram
 
60.
After Innocence (2005 Documentary)
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A gripping, emotionally charged film that follows wrongfully convicted men freed by DNA evidence after decades in prison as they struggle to transition back into society. (95 mins.)
Director: Jessica Sanders
 
61.
Capturing the Friedmans (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on the Friedmans, a seemingly typical, upper-middle-class Jewish family whose world is instantly transformed when the father and his youngest son are arrested and charged with shocking and horrible crimes. (107 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jarecki
 
62.
Waiting for 'Superman' (2010 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca... (111 mins.)
 
63.
Lake of Fire (2006 Documentary)
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A graphic documentary on both sides of the abortion debate. (152 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
64.
Heavy Metal in Baghdad (2007 Documentary)
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In the late summer of 2006, in the middle of the insurgency, filmmakers Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi... (84 mins.)
 
65.
Candyman (2010 Documentary)
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The story of the rise and fall of David Klein, the man who invented Jelly Belly jelly beans. (75 mins.)
Director: Costa Botes
“ interesting but not amazing ” - loveunderlined
 
66.
October Country (2009 Documentary)
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October Country is a beautifully filmed portrait of an American family struggling for stability while haunted by the ghosts of war... (80 mins.)
 
67.
The Tillman Story (2010 Documentary)
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Pat Tillman never thought of himself as a hero. His choice to leave a multimillion-dollar football contract... (94 mins.)
Director: Amir Bar-Lev
 
68.
Playing Columbine (2008 Documentary)
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Chronicles the history of the game "Super Columbine Massacre RPG!." The film traces back the 16-bit role-playing game to its inception... (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Ledonne
 
69.
The Brandon Teena Story (1998 Documentary)
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Documentary about a multiple murder in rural Nebraska in 1993. (89 mins.)
 
70.
The Education of Shelby Knox (2005 Documentary)
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A 15-year-old girl's transformation from conservative Southern Baptist to liberal Christian and ardent feminist parallels her fight for sex education and gay rights in Lubbock, Texas. (76 mins.)
 
71.
Sick: The Life & Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997 Documentary)
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Documentary about writer and performance artist Bob Flanagan who died at 43 of cystic fibrosis. His... (90 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
72.
Boy Interrupted (2009 Documentary)
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Boy Interrupted looks at the life of Evan Perry a 15-year-old boy from New York who committed suicide in 2005... (92 mins.)
Director: Dana Perry
“ sad ” - loveunderlined
 
73.
The Parking Lot Movie (2010 Documentary)
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The Parking Lot Movie is a documentary about a singular parking lot in Charlottesville, Virginia. The... (74 mins.)
Director: Meghan Eckman
 
74.
We Live in Public (2009 Documentary)
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A documentary focusing on the life of dot-com entrepreneur Josh Harris, and his exploits over the last decade. (91 mins.)
Director: Ondi Timoner
 
75.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Obama's Deal (2010)
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Frontline examines the Obama administration and its efforts to pass a health care reform bill. (60 mins.)
 
76.
Brick City (2009 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
77.
The Lottery (2010 Documentary)
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Four children enter a high-stakes lottery. If they win, they can attend one of the best schools in New York. A look at the crisis in public education, The Lottery makes the case than any child can succeed. (81 mins.)
 
78.
Doctors' Diaries (2002 TV Series)
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"Doctors Diaries" is a 13-part television documentary series that profiles doctors and the lives that they save... (60 mins.)
Director: Steve Rosenbaum
 
79.
The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia (2009 Documentary)
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A year in the life of the White family, well known for Jesco White, the star of the "Dancing Outlaw" documentary. (86 mins.)
Director: Julien Nitzberg
 
80.
Tying the Knot (2004 Documentary)
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A look at the debate over same sex marriage in the USA. The reasons behind it are illustrated with real... (81 mins.)
Director: Jim de Sève
 
81.
Home Movie (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary look at five unusual homes and the people who built (or adapted) them. (66 mins.)
Director: Chris Smith
 
82.
Trembling Before G-d (2001 Documentary)
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A cinematic portrait of various gay Orthodox Jews who struggle to reconcile their faith and their sexual orientation. (94 mins.)
 
83.
Outrage (2009 Documentary)
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An indictment of closeted politicians who lobby for anti-gay legislation in the U.S. (90 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
84.
Red Without Blue (2007 Documentary)
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The intimate bond between two identical twin brothers is challenged when one decides to transition from male to female; this is the story of their evolving relationship, and the resurrection of their family from a darker past. (74 mins.)
 
85.
Good Hair (2009 Documentary)
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Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles. (96 mins.)
Director: Jeff Stilson
 
86.
Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010 Documentary)
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An in-depth look at the rise and fall of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, including interviews with the scandalized, former politician. (117 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
87.
The Bridge (2006 Documentary)
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People suffer largely unnoticed while the rest of the world goes about its business. This is a documentary... (94 mins.)
Director: Eric Steel
 
88.
P-Star Rising (2009 Documentary)
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A former rapper guides his talented nine-year-old daughter through the music business. (84 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Noble
 
89.
Blue Vinyl (2002 Documentary)
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The hazards of bio-accumulation, pollution, and the makeup of what we commonly hope are benign plastics are tackled in this documentary. (98 mins.)
 
90.
One Nation Under God (2009 Documentary)
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Question everything, live for something. (91 mins.)
Director: Will Bakke
 
91.
Crawford (2008 Documentary)
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A documentary about the impact of President Bush's relocation to the small town of Crawford, Texas, shortly after announcing his candidacy for president. (75 mins.)
 
92.
Dealing Dogs (2006 Documentary)
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This documentary is about an undercover investigation into the world of those who sell stolen pets and... (69 mins.)
 
93.
Forgiving Dr. Mengele (2006 Documentary)
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Eva Mozes Kor, who survived Josef Mengele's cruel twin experiments in the Auschwitz concentration camp, shocks other Holocaust survivors when she decides to forgive the perpetrators as a way of self-healing. (82 mins.)
 
94.
Anvil: The Story of Anvil (2008 Documentary)
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Since 1978, Anvil has become one of heavy metal's most influential yet commercially unsuccessful acts. In 2006, after a fledging European tour Anvil sets out to record their thirteenth album and continue to follow their dreams. (80 mins.)
Director: Sacha Gervasi
 
95.
Hell House (2001 Documentary)
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A look at the "Hell House" performed annually in October by the youth members of Trinity Church (Assemblies of God) in Cedar Hill... (85 mins.)
Director: George Ratliff
 
96.
Frontline (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Death by Fire (2010)
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Frontline investigates the case of Todd Willingham a Texas man who was executed in 2004 for the fiery deaths of his three daughters... (60 mins.)
 
97.
How to Die in Oregon (2011 Documentary)
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In 1994 Oregon became the first state to legalize a terminally ill person's request to end his or her life with medication... (107 mins.)
 
98.
Shelter Dogs (2003 Documentary)
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Shelter Dogs is a provocative and heartrending look at the complex issues surrounding animal sheltering through the tale of one shelter and its staff... (74 mins.)
Director: Cynthia Wade
 
99.
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006 Mini-Series)
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An examination of the U.S. government's role and its response to Hurricane Katrina. (255 mins.)
 
100.
Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism (2004 Documentary)
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Documentary on reported Conservative bias of the Rupert Murdoch-owned Fox News Channel (FNC), which promotes itself as "Fair and Balanced". Material includes interviews with former FNC employees and the inter-office memos they provided. (75 mins.)