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1.
Nature's Most Amazing Events (2009 Mini-Series)
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This is a documentary series looking at the most dramatic wildlife spectacles on our planet. We see... (49 mins.)
 
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Life in the Undergrowth (2005 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's ground-breaking exploration of a group of organisms that are vast in number, yet often too small to be noticed: the invertebrates. (50 mins.)
 
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The Life of Mammals (2002 TV Series)
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David Attenborough's comprehensive study of how a remarkable group of animals evolved - a group that includes ourselves.
 
4.
Baraka (1992 Documentary)
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
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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. (102 mins.)
Director: Ron Fricke
 
6.
Cosmos (1980 Mini-Series)
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Astronomer Carl Sagan leads us on an engaging guided tour of the various elements and cosmological theories of the universe. (60 mins.)
 
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The White Planet (2006 Documentary)
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The Arctic's changing seasons and the impact on the region's flora and fauna is studied in this nature documentary. (86 mins.)
 
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Battle of the Atlantic (2002 Mini-Series)
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The story of the World War II effort by Nazi Germany to disrupt Allied shipping with U-boat attacks and the Allied efforts to prevent it.
 
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Come and See (1985)
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After finding an old rifle, a young boy joins the Soviet resistance movement against ruthless German forces and experiences the horrors of World War II. (136 mins.)
Director: E. Klimov
 
10.
The World at War (1973 Mini-Series)
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A series of documentaries about World War II. (52 mins.)
 
11.
Triumph of the Will (1935 Documentary)
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The infamous propaganda film of the 1934 Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, Germany. (114 mins.)
 
12.
The Story of God (2005 TV Series)
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Director: Tim Kirby
 
13.
Andrew Marr's History of the World (2012 TV Series)
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Andrew Marr's History of the World is a 2012 BBC documentary television series presented by Andrew Marr...
 
14.
History of the World in 2 Hours (2011 Documentary)
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A rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day. This two-hour... (120 mins.)
 
15.
Africa (2013 Mini-Series)
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Africa, the world's wildest continent. David Attenborough takes us on an awe-inspiring journey through one of the most diverse places in the world. We visit deserts, savannas, and jungles and meet up with some of Africa's amazing wildlife.
 
16.
The Untold History of the United States (2012 TV Series)
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Oliver Stone's re-examination of under-reported events in American history.
 
17.
Waterlife (2009 Documentary)
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A look at the natural beauty and environmental crisis surrounding the Great Lakes. (109 mins.)
Director: Kevin McMahon
 
18.
Apocalypse: The Second World War (2009 Mini-Series)
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Apocalypse: The Second World War(2009) is a six-part French documentary about the Second World War.... (312 mins.)
 
19.
WWII in HD (2009 Mini-Series)
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Follow the lives of soldiers who lived World War II, through previously unseen color footage. (60 mins.)
 
20.
The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler (2012 Mini-Series)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Laurence Rees
 
21.
Capitalism: A Love Story (2009 Documentary)
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An examination of the social costs of corporate interests pursuing profits at the expense of the public good. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
22.
Zeitgeist (2007 Documentary)
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Mythology and belief in society today, presenting uncommon perspectives of common cultural issues. (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Joseph
 
23.
Wild Arabia (2013 Mini-Series)
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British biologist and military veteran Steve Backshall visits the Arabian peninsula to film its surprisingly rich and varied wildlife... (180 mins.)
 
24.
World War Two: Behind Closed Doors (2008 TV Series)
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A story showing the 3 allied leader's, Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin's actions and relationships behind the scenes during World War 2... (300 mins.)
 
25.
Earth: The Power of the Planet (2007 TV Series)
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In each episode, geologist Dr. Iain Stewart explains the effects and importance of a specific force of nature... (60 mins.)
 
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The Human Body (1998 Mini-Series)
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(394 mins.)
 
27.
The Universe (2007 TV Series)
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This educational show explores many scientific questions and topics about the universe (Big Bang, the Sun, the planets, black holes, other galaxies, astrobiology etc.) through latest CGI, data and interviews with scientists. (45 mins.)
 
28.
How the Earth Changed History (2010 Mini-Series)
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In each episode, geologist Iain Stewart describes how a certain geological force played a determinant part in human history...
 
29.
The Life of Birds (1998 TV Series)
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David Attenborough's comprehensive and richly detailed study of birds, examining the variety of different species and their ways of life. (489 mins.)
 
30.
Wild China (2008 Mini-Series)
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An in-depth look at some of China's most impressive natural sites such as the ancient Han kingdom, the Mongol steppes, the Silk Road and the Tibetan Plateau. (60 mins.)
 
31.
An Inconvenient Truth (2006 Documentary)
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Director Davis Guggenheim eloquently weaves the science of global warming with Al Gore's personal history and lifelong commitment to reversing the effects of global climate change in the most talked-about documentary at Sundance. (96 mins.)
 
32.
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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First Life (2010 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough goes back in time to investigate the origins of life.
 
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Prehistoric Park (2006 TV Series)
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Nigel Marven travels back in time to rescue exotic creatures on the brink of extinction. CGI is used to create animals no longer seen on earth, from woolly mammoths, and T Rex, to dinosaur-eating crocodiles. (60 mins.)
 
35.
Planet Dinosaur (2011 Mini-Series)
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An astonishing six-part series that brings to life the most incredible creatures that ever existed. From Spinosaurus... (180 mins.)
Stars: John Hurt
 
36.
Stalingrad (2003 TV Series)
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Life in Stalingrad. (165 mins.)
 
37.
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
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Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
38.
National Geographic: Inside North Korea (2006 Documentary)
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Go undercover with National Geographic correspondent Lisa Ling as she journeys into mysterious and reclusive North Korea. (51 mins.)
 
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North Korea: A Day in the Life (2004 Documentary)
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(48 mins.)
Director: Pieter Fleury
 
40.
African Cats (2011 Documentary)
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A nature documentary centered on two cat families and how they teach their cubs the ways of the wild. (89 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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Earth (2007 Documentary)
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Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth, following the migration paths of four animal families. (90 mins.)
 
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Oceans (2009 Documentary)
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An ecological drama/documentary, filmed throughout the globe. Part thriller, part meditation on the vanishing wonders of the sub-aquatic world. (104 mins.)
 
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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
 
45.
Chimpanzee (2012 Documentary)
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A 3-months-old chimpanzee is separated from his troop and is then adopted by a fully-grown male. (78 mins.)
Stars: Tim Allen
 
46.
The Imposter (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary centered on a young man in Spain who claims to a grieving Texas family that he is their 16-year-old son who has been missing for 3 years. (99 mins.)
Director: Bart Layton
 
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Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008 Documentary)
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A journey through space and time. (91 mins.)
Director: Yavar Abbas
 
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Galápagos (2006 Mini-Series)
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The history of these beautiful Islands from their creation as uprising lava to their being studied by Darwin to their modern day inhabitants. (180 mins.)
 
49.
Six Degrees Could Change the World (2008 Documentary)
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The film runs through the effect each degree in temperature change has on the world. (96 mins.)
Director: Ron Bowman
 
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Oceans (2008 Mini-Series)
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51.
Wild Pacific (2009 Mini-Series)
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A documentary series on life in and adapted to the conditions of the Southern part of the Pacific Ocean...
 
52.
Deep Blue (2003 Documentary)
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The natural history of the oceans (83 mins.)
 
53.
Sharkwater (2006 Documentary)
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An investigation of sharks' importance to ecosystems and humankind's mass destruction of shark species worldwide. (89 mins.)
Director: Rob Stewart
 
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One Life (2011 Documentary)
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Focuses on the cyclical journey taken by all living creatures, from birth to having youngsters of their own. (85 mins.)
 
56.
Antarctica (1991 Documentary)
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This large format film explores the last great wilderness on earth. It takes you to the coldest, driest... (40 mins.)
Director: John Weiley
Stars: Alex Scott
 
57.
Wolves (1999 Documentary)
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Wolves tells the remarkable story of one of the world's most tenacious species and our closest fellow predator... (40 mins.)
Director: David Douglas
 
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Speed of Life (2010 Mini-Series)
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The subtle nuances and hidden majesty of the natural world are revealed by using modern technology to manipulate time, light and size to analyze the speed of life.
 
59.
The Life of Muhammad (2011 Mini-Series)
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A landmark documentary series examining the life of the Prophet Muhammad and the origins of Islamic faith. (180 mins.)
Director: Faris Kermani
 
60.
Mysteries of Egypt (1998 Documentary)
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Egypt is and ever was a place of mystery. Many rumors spread around the great Pyramids of Gizeh (the only one of the seven wonders of the world left)... (38 mins.)
Director: Bruce Neibaur
 
61.
Building the Great Pyramid (2002 Documentary)
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Based on the latest archaeological discoveries and combining dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and state-of-the-art CGI computer effects... (58 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Stamp
 
62.
National Geographic: Engineering the Impossible (2007 TV Series)
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The incredible engineering stories behind three iconic ancient buildings: the Colosseum, the Great Pyramid of Giza and Chartres Cathedral...
 
63.
9 to 5: Days in Porn (2008 Documentary)
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9to5 - Days in Porn focuses on the people behind a controversial and multi-billion dollar industry "The Adult Entertainment industry"... (113 mins.)
Director: Jens Hoffmann
 
64.
Hiroshima (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary with dramatic reenactments with actors to describe what dropping the bomb on Hiroshima was like. (90 mins.)
Director: Paul Wilmshurst
 
65.
The First World War (2003 Mini-Series)
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A comprehensive survey of the history of World War I. (500 mins.)
 
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Untold Stories of World War II (1998 Documentary)
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Showcases 3 major events during World War 2 involving both the Europeans & Pacific conflicts. The Raids... (53 mins.)
Director: Stephen Burns
 
67.
Through the Wormhole (2010 TV Series)
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Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole will explore the deepest mysteries of existence - the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity... (60 mins.)
 
68.
Life on Earth (1979 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's groundbreaking study of the evolution of life on our planet. (702 mins.)
 
69.
D-Day 6.6.1944 (2004 TV Movie)
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Dramatised documentary, based on the experiences of the soldiers who invaded France in the D-Day Normandy Landings on 6 June 1944 which were instrumental in ending World War II. (120 mins.)
 
70.
Auschwitz: The Nazis and the 'Final Solution' (2005 Mini-Series)
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The history of the Final Solution phase of the Nazi Holocaust, particularly with the most infamous of the death camps. (285 mins.)
 
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A History of Britain (2000 Mini-Series)
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A comprehensive historical survey of the British Isles. (60 mins.)
 
72.
World War 1 in Colour (2003 Mini-Series)
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Documentary using computer colorized footage from World War I to give the audience the feel of how it really looked back during the war. (372 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Martin
 
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The Great War (1964 Mini-Series)
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One of the greatest achievements of television -broadcast from 1964 in 26 episodes. Use of extensive archive footage and sound effects... (40 mins.)
 
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Clash of the Gods (2009 TV Series)
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Covers many of the ancient Greek and Norse Gods, monsters and heroes including Hades, Hercules, Medusa, Minotaur, Odysseus and Zeus.
 
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Yellowstone (2009 Mini-Series)
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Filmed over the course of a year in Yellowstone, this documentary tracks the area's wildlife as they grapple with life and death within one of America's last remaining wilderness regions.
 
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The Second World War in Colour (1999 Mini-Series)
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(180 mins.)
Director: Polly Bide
 
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Nazi Underworld (2011 TV Series)
Episode: Hitler's Henchman (2011)
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WWII in 3D (2011 Documentary)
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A new documentary shows 3D footage of Nazi soldiers for the first time.
Director: Gabriel Rotello
 
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Great Migrations (2010 Mini-Series)
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Great Migrations takes viewers on the epic journeys animals undertake to ensure the survival of their species. (45 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Was Made (2009 TV Series)
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(45 mins.)
 
81.
Mein Kampf (2009)
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The young, despotic and untalented artist Adolf Hitler comes to Vienna to study art. He befriends the... (110 mins.)
Director: Urs Odermatt
 
82.
Pompeii: The Last Day (2003 TV Movie)
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A dramatized recreation of the destruction of Pompeii and Herculaneum when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD. (120 mins.)
Director: Peter Nicholson
 
83.
God Loves Uganda (2013 Documentary)
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An account of the American Evangelicals' attempts to indoctrinate their Christian Right beliefs in Uganda. (83 mins.)
 
84.
Life Story (2014 TV Series)
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David Attenbourough narrates on the greatest of all adventures - the journey through life. (60 mins.)
Director: Various
 
85.
Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010 Documentary)
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In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to. (82 mins.)
Director: Louis C.K.
 
86.
The Hunt (2015 Mini-Series)
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This major landmark series looks in detail at the fascinating relationship between predators and their prey... (60 mins.)