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1.
Startup.com (2001 Documentary)
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Traces the birth and failure of new media company govWorks.com. (107 mins.)
 
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Occupation 101 (2006 Documentary)
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A thought-provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and U.S. political involvement. (90 mins.)
 
3.
Letter to Anna (2008 Documentary)
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(83 mins.)
Director: Eric Bergkraut
 
4.
The Great Global Warming Swindle (2007 Documentary)
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Everything you've ever been told about Global Warming is probably untrue. This film blows the whistle on the biggest swindle in modern history... (74 mins.)
Director: Martin Durkin
 
5.
The Obama Deception: The Mask Comes Off (2009 Documentary)
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Controversial radio host Alex Jones presents his theory that the newly elected 44th president of The United States is merely a puppet in a conspiracy to loot the American public and orchestrate a totalitarian world government. (111 mins.)
Director: Alex Jones
 
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Blue Gold: World Water Wars (2008 Documentary)
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Wars of the future will be fought over water as they are over oil today, as the source of human survival... (90 mins.)
Director: Sam Bozzo
 
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No End in Sight (2007 Documentary)
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A comprehensive look at the Bush Administration's conduct of the Iraq war and its occupation of the country. (102 mins.)
 
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Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers (2006 Documentary)
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Robert Greenwald looks at war profiteering in Iraq by private contracting companies Halliburton, CACI, and KBR. (75 mins.)
 
9.
911 Mysteries Part 1: Demolitions (2006 Documentary)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Smallstorm
 
10.
GasLand (2010 Documentary)
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An exploration of the fracking petroleum extraction industry and the serious environmental consequences involved. (107 mins.)
Director: Josh Fox
 
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Unconstitutional (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary that investigates the ways in which the civil liberties of American citizens and immigrants have been rolled back since the September 11 and the Patriot Act. (66 mins.)
 
12.
Palestine Is Still the Issue (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that has lasted for more than 50 years. Contains some interviews with the children in this conflict. (53 mins.)
Director: Tony Stark
 
13.
Metrobranding (2010 Documentary)
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While people in Western Europe were used to choose between hundreds of brands, the communist Romanian... (92 mins.)
 
14.
911 Eyewitness Hoboken TV (2005 Documentary)
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Internet web-casting pioneer Richard A Siegel, of OnlineTV fame, captured both of the World Trade Towers collapsing and a lot more... (120 mins.)
Director: David Schaufele
 
15.
Burp! Pepsi v. Coke in the Ice-Cold War (1984 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Alan Lowery
 
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TerrorStorm: A History of Government-Sponsored Terrorism (2006 Documentary)
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Throughout history, criminal elements inside governments have carried out terror attacks against their own populations as a pretext to enslave them... (113 mins.)
Director: Alex Jones
 
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The Future of Food (2004 Documentary)
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THE FUTURE OF FOOD offers an in-depth investigation into the disturbing truth behind the unlabeled, patented, genetically engineered foods that have quietly filled grocery store shelves for the past decade. (88 mins.)
Director: Deborah Garcia
 
18.
China Blue (2005 Documentary)
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China Blue takes us inside a blue-jeans factory, where Jasmine and her friends are trying to survive a harsh working environment... (86 mins.)
Director: Micha X. Peled
 
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The World According to Monsanto (2008 Documentary)
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You do not have to believe that God exists, but you will after this movie know that the devil poster... (108 mins.)
 
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The End of America (2008 Documentary)
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"The End of America" details the ten steps a country takes when it slides toward fascism. It's not a "lefty" taught-to-me...
 
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Control Room (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on perception of the United States's war with Iraq, with an emphasis on Al Jazeera's coverage. (84 mins.)
Director: Jehane Noujaim
 
22.
One Day in September (1999 Documentary)
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The Palestinian terrorist group Black September holds Israeli athletes hostage at the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich. (94 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
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Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price (2005 Documentary)
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A look at the impact of the retail giant on local communities. (98 mins.)
 
24.
Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary that investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future. (92 mins.)
Director: Chris Paine
 
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The War on Democracy (2007 Documentary)
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Award winning journalist John Pilger examines the role of Washington in America's manipulation of Latin... (96 mins.)
 
26.
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary about the Enron corporation, its faulty and corrupt business practices, and how they led to its fall. (110 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
27.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Moon (2001 Documentary)
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A documentary on the evidence which shows that the Apollo 11 astronauts never actually landed on the moon. (47 mins.)
 
28.
Peace, Propaganda & the Promised Land (2004 Documentary)
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This video shows how the foreign policy interests of American political elites-working in combination... (80 mins.)
 
29.
Inside Job (2010 Documentary)
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Takes a closer look at what brought about the 2008 financial meltdown. (105 mins.)
 
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Fabled Enemies (2008 Documentary)
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Director: Jason Bermas
 
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Camp FEMA (2009 Documentary)
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Recent legislation attempting to legitimize the use of internment camps to detain U.S. citizens in the... (88 mins.)
Director: William Lewis
 
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Breaking the Silence: Truth and Lies in the War on Terror (2003 Documentary)
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A critical documentary about the war on terror since 9-11. (50 mins.)
 
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Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
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An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
 
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Megiddo: The March to Armageddon (2004 Documentary)
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"Megiddo: The March to Armageddon" explores Bible prophecy concerning the last day kingdom of Antichrist... (135 mins.)
 
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Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement (2007 Documentary)
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For the New World Order, a world government is just the beginning. Once in place they can engage their... (139 mins.)
Director: Alex Jones
 
37.
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.)
 
38.
Life and Debt (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary look at the effects of globalization on Jamaican industry and agriculture. (80 mins.)
Director: Stephanie Black
 
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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". (94 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
 
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Touching the Void (2003 Documentary)
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The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985. (106 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
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Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (2002 Mini-Series)
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The people, ideas, and events that created our current world economy. (360 mins.)
 
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The Corporation (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary that looks at the concept of the corporation throughout recent history up to its present-day dominance. (145 mins.)
 
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Life in a Day (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary shot by film-makers all over the world that serves as a time capsule to show future generations what it was like to be alive on the twenty-fourth of July, 2010. (95 mins.)
 
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The New Rulers of the World (2001 Documentary)
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The myths of globalisation have been incorporated into much of our everyday language. "Thinking globally"... (65 mins.)
 
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The Oligarchs: The Struggle for Russia (2006 Documentary)
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(83 mins.)
 
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Le système Poutine (2007 Documentary)
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How did Putin gain such unbridled power and what is he willing to do to restore a Soviet-style Russia? This definitive 2007 film investigates the ominous political career of the ultra-authoritarian leader. (98 mins.)
 
47.
Death of a Nation: The Timor Conspiracy (1994 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: David Munro
 
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Year Zero: The Silent Death of Cambodia (1979 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
Director: David Munro
 
49.
A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash (2006 Documentary)
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A theatrical documentary on the planet's dwindling oil resources. (84 mins.)
 
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The Take (2004 Documentary)
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The film in not about auto-parts workers in suburban Buenos Aires, but about workers of a ceramic floors factory in Neuquen, several hundred miles southward, in Argentinian Patagonia. (87 mins.)
Director: Avi Lewis
 
51.
Requiem for Detroit? (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary about the decay and industrial collapse of America's fourth largest city. (76 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
52.
Beyond the Mat (1999 Documentary)
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A heartfelt documentary focusing on the lives of professional wrestlers and how their sport is not fake. (102 mins.)
 
53.
Taxi to the Dark Side (2007 Documentary)
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Alex Gibney exposes the haunting details of the USA's torture and interrogation practices during the War in Afghanistan. (106 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
54.
The War You Don't See (2010 Documentary)
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Thought-provoking documentary on war propaganda: how governments manipulate the facts and how most media let them get away with it. (97 mins.)
 
55.
Lord, Save Us from Your Followers (2008 Documentary)
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Why is the Gospel of Love Dividing America? Filmmaker and follower Dan Merchant donned his Bumpersticker Man suit and set out across America in this funny and moving look at the collision of faith and culture. (100 mins.)
Director: Dan Merchant
 
56.
March of the Penguins (2005 Documentary)
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In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. (80 mins.)
Director: Luc Jacquet
 
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The End of Suburbia: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the American Dream (2004 Documentary)
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The modern suburbs have ultimately become an unsustainable way of living. They were originally developed in an era of cheap oil... (78 mins.)
Director: Gregory Greene
 
58.
Stealing a Nation (2004 Documentary)
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This tells a story literally 'hidden from history'. In the 1960s and 70s, British governments, conspiring with American officials... (56 mins.)
 
59.
Noam Chomsky: Distorted Morality (2003 Documentary)
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The noted scholar, political and social analyst Noam Chomsky presents his critique of America's "War on Terror" with his support for the fact that such a "War" cannot exist. (55 mins.)
Director: John Junkerman
 
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This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006 Documentary)
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Kirby Dick's exposé about the American movie ratings board. (98 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
62.
Space Station 3D (2002 Documentary)
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The first 3D live-action film to be shot in space. Using advanced 3D-technology, the film depicts the... (47 mins.)
Director: Toni Myers
 
63.
Harlan County U.S.A. (1976 Documentary)
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A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike. (103 mins.)
Director: Barbara Kopple
 
64.
Martial Law 9/11: Rise of the Police State (2005 Documentary)
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(156 mins.)
Director: Alex Jones
 
65.
United We Fall (2010 Documentary)
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United We Fall is a documentary about the North American Union that is being developed right now between Canada... (124 mins.)
Director: Bryan Law
 
66.
Flow: For Love of Water (2008 Documentary)
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Water is the very essence of life, sustaining every being on the planet. 'Flow' confronts the disturbing reality that our crucial resource is dwindling and greed just may be the cause. (93 mins.)
Director: Irena Salina
 
67.
Dark Secrets: Inside Bohemian Grove (2000 Documentary)
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(123 mins.)
Director: Alex Jones
 
68.
What in the World Are They Spraying? (2010 Documentary)
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The Chemtrail/Geo-Engineering coverup revealed. (97 mins.)
 
69.
Anarchism in America (1983 Documentary)
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A colorful and provocative survey of anarchism in America, the film attempts to dispel popular misconceptions... (75 mins.)
 
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American Drug War: The Last White Hope (2007 Documentary)
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The War on Drugs has become the longest and most costly war in American history, the question has become... (120 mins.)
Director: Kevin Booth
 
71.
All Jacked Up (2008 Documentary)
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All Jacked Up peers into the real lives of four typical teenagers as they are urged to face up to the ongoing manipulation of their generation by big food manufacturers as their parents, schools, and government stand idly by. (110 mins.)
Director: Jennifer Mattox
 
72.
Terror from Within (2002 Documentary)
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An inside look at the 1995 Oklahoma bombing of a federal building. The documentary analyzes and exposes... (89 mins.)
Director: Jason Van Vleet
 
73.
Flight from Death: The Quest for Immortality (2003 Documentary)
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Flight from Death is the first film to investigate the psychological The effects of death anxiety are embedded within everything we do across Flight from Death is the culmination of many years of research and (90 mins.)
Director: Patrick Shen
 
74.
American Dictators (2004 Documentary)
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(91 mins.)