Documentarys You Must See

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1.
The Men Who Killed Kennedy (1988 Mini-Series)
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A detailed examination of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, with emphasis on the discrepancies and inconsistencies in the government's official version of events.
 
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Terror's Advocate (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary on Jacques Vergès, the controversial lawyer and former Free French Forces guerrilla who has defending unpopular figures such as Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie and Holocaust denier Roger Garaudy. (135 mins.)
 
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Cocaine Cowboys (2006 Documentary)
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In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago... (118 mins.)
Director: Billy Corben
 
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Sins of My Father (2009 Documentary)
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This is the incredible story of Pablo Escobar, the infamous boss of Colombia's Medellin drug cartel... (94 mins.)
Director: Nicolas Entel
 
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Ghostride the Whip (2008 Documentary)
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From acclaimed executive producer Peter Spirer comes A DJ Vlad film. The first film to definitively... (82 mins.)
Director: DJ Vlad
 
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Cocaine Cowboys 2 (2008 Documentary)
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Set in 1991 on the inner-city streets of Oakland, California, cocaine dealer Charles Cosby has his life... (97 mins.)
Director: Billy Corben
 
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American Gangster (2006 TV Series)
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Follows the lives of American gangsters. (60 mins.)
 
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The Phoenix Lights (2005 Documentary)
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Celebrating the historic and still unexplained Arizona mass sighting of 1997 this critically acclaimed... (80 mins.)
“ UFO Sightings in Arizona by more than 10,000 people ” - SteelKeez
 
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Two Days in April (2007 Documentary)
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Follows the story of 4 college football players signed by the sports agency IMG, as they bring them to a training facility in Florida and both physically and mentally prepare them for the NFL draft. (90 mins.)
Director: Don Argott
 
10.
More Than a Game (2008 Documentary)
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This documentary follows NBA superstar LeBron James and four of his talented teammates through the trials and tribulations of high school basketball in Ohio and James' journey to fame. (105 mins.)
 
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Virtual JFK: Vietnam If Kennedy Had Lived (2008 Documentary)
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VIRTUAL JFK investigates one of the most debated "what if" scenarios in the history of U.S. foreign policy: What would President John F... (80 mins.)
Director: Koji Masutani
 
12.
Mr. Untouchable (2007 Documentary)
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The true-life story of a Harlem's notorious Nicky Barnes, a junkie turned multimillionaire drug-lord... (92 mins.)
Director: Marc Levin
 
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Heroin Town (2004 Documentary)
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The Hotel Hooker was once a quiet rooming house nestled in the suburbs of Connecticut. In the summer of 2003... (82 mins.)
Director: Josh Goldbloom
 
14.
Ancient Aliens (2009 TV Series)
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Science and mythology - and how they are the same thing. (90 mins.)
 
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Walking with Prehistoric Beasts (2001 Mini-Series)
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Using the latest digital technology, the era between the dinosaurs and man is superbly recreated by the BBC and Discovery Channel in another winning production from the coalition. (180 mins.)
 
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Sea Monsters: A Walking with Dinosaurs Trilogy (2003 Mini-Series)
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On a unique underwater voyage spanning millions of years in prehistory, our dauntless presenter explores seven different seas...
 
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Walking with Monsters (2005 TV Series)
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A 90-minute documentary about life before the dinosaurs. (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Haines
 
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The True Story of Killing Pablo (2002 Documentary)
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The career and death of notorious Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
Director: David Keane
 
19.
His Name Was Jason: 30 Years of Friday the 13th (2009 Documentary)
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A documentary exploring 30 years of the "Friday The 13th" film series featuring all new interviews with cast and crew from all 12 films and various horror fans and filmmakers. (90 mins.)
Director: Daniel Farrands