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1.
30 for 30 (2009 TV Series)
Episode: The Two Escobars (2010)
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The rise of Colombian soccer is attributed to the influx of drug money into the sport by Pablo Escobar and the other drug cartels. However, the team's swift decline after Escobar's death results in the murder of star player Andres Escobar. (60 mins.)
 
2.
Indie Game: The Movie (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that follows the journeys of indie game developers as they create games and release those works, and themselves, to the world. (94 mins.)
 
3.
Ross Kemp on Gangs (2006 TV Series)
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A look at the street gangs of El Salvador. The Documentary Film follows Ross as he meets gang members, accompanies the police on raids and experiences the everyday tragedies of gang-life.
Stars: Ross Kemp
 
4.
Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
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An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
 
5.
Rhyme and Punishment (2011 Documentary)
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The gritty elements of urban crime and violence have always had an influence on hip hop culture and rap music... (98 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
6.
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
 
7.
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.)
 
8.
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
 
9.
The Falling Man (2006 Short Film)
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Director: Kevin Ackerman
 
10.
The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off (2004 Documentary)
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A year ago, 36-year-old Jonny Kennedy died. He had a terrible genetic condition called Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB)... (50 mins.)
 
11.
Usain Bolt: The Fastest Man Alive (2012 Documentary)
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This documentary follows the life and career of Usain Bolt.
Director: Gaël Leiblang
Stars: Usain Bolt
 
12.
Killing bin Laden (2011 Documentary)
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A one-hour special that provides an intimate second-by-second account of the Bin Laden operation, from the time the crucial intelligence was gathered in 2010, through the burial of bin Laden at sea. (60 mins.)
 
13.
Louis Theroux: Gambling in Las Vegas (2007 Documentary)
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Louis Theroux goes to the heart of gambling culture in Las Vegas. (59 mins.)
Director: Stuart Cabb
 
14.
Beef (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary on the evolution of MC battles from verbal one-upmanship to street warfare. (103 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
15.
Beef II (2004 Documentary)
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BEEF 2 exposes the business of hip hop battles. (85 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
16.
Beef III (2005 Documentary)
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Respect...In hip-hop it's the name of the game. Some rappers will do anything to get it, even starting a Beef with another rapper or crew... (84 mins.)
Director: Peter Spirer
 
17.
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
 
18.
The Lost Gods of Easter Island (2000 Documentary)
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A simple, carved figure bought at an auction in New York leads David Attenborough on a global journey from Russia to Australia, from England back to the Pacific. On the way he delves into a history of the stunning stones on Easter Island. (49 mins.)
Director: Kate Broome
 
19.
Louis Theroux: The City Addicted to Crystal Meth (2009 Documentary)
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British documentarian Louis Theroux examines the toll meth has taken on several addicts in Fresno, California. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003 Documentary)
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Nick Broomfield's second documentary on Aileen Carol Wuornos, a highway prostitute who was executed in 2002 for killing six men in the state of Florida. This second installment includes the filmmaker's testimony at Wournous's trial. (93 mins.)
 
21.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Aryan Brotherhood (2007)
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National Geographic examines the Aryan Brotherhood with in depth jail-house interviews with former members. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
22.
Russia's Toughest Prisons (2011 Documentary)
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With the first time international camera crews have been allowed inside, we get a look at three of Russia's toughest, strictest and harshest prisons, aswell as the rigid and disciplined regime the prisoners endure. (60 mins.)
Director: Anna Rodzinski
 
23.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
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Explorer investigates Mara Salvatrucha (also known as MS 13) a power 50,000 person gang that stretches across North America. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
24.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Inside Guantanamo Bay (2009)
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Explorer takes an inside look at the controversial Guantanamo Bay detention camp. It chronicles the daily routines of both captives and guards and considers the legal status of the detainees. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
25.
Into the Abyss (2011 Documentary)
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Conversations with death row inmate Michael Perry and those affected by his crime serve as an examination of why people - and the state - kill. (107 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
 
26.
Crips and Bloods: Made in America (2008 Documentary)
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With a first-person look at the notorious Crips and Bloods, this film examines the conditions that have lead to decades of devastating gang violence among young African Americans growing up in South Los Angeles. (93 mins.)
Director: Stacy Peralta
 
27.
National Geographic Explorer (1985 TV Series)
Episode: Solitary Confinement (2010)
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National Geographic explores solitary confinement and the devastating psychological effects of isolation. Some say that the practice helps to control unruly prisoners while others argue that it is tantamount to torture. (120 mins.)
Director: Cara Biega
 
28.
Biography (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Andre the Giant (1999)
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Documentary, released by the World Wrestling Federation, about the late wrestling superstar Andre the Giant... (60 mins.)
 
29.
CNN: Special Investigations Unit (2007 TV Series)
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An interview with WWE chairman Vince McMahon accents this look at pro wrestling, whose participants are more likely to die young than their counterparts in other professional sports. Drew Griffin reports.
 
30.
How Video Games Changed the World (2013 Documentary)
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Charlie Brooker takes you on a journey through time to show the most influential video games on everyday life. (120 mins.)
 
31.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments (2004 Mini-Series)
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Film-makers, performers, genre authorities and selected high-profile fans count down the most chilling moments in cinematic history... (300 mins.)
Director: Kevin Kaufman
 
32.
Your Top 20 Celebrity Big Brother Moments (2009 Documentary)
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(48 mins.)
 
33.
The Man Whose Arms Exploded (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary about the use and effects of steroids
Director: Bruce Hepton
 
34.
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
 
35.
My Murder (2012 TV Movie)
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In 2008 London teenager Shakilus Townsend determines to put his delinquent past behind him and turn... (60 mins.)
Director: Bruce Goodison
 
36.
Kurt & Courtney (1998 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life of Kurt Cobain and his relationship with Courtney Love. (95 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
37.
Drawing Dead: The Highs & Lows of Online Poker (2013 Documentary)
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Drawing Dead is a documentary film about the highs and lows of online poker from two very different perspectives: a professional poker player worth millions, and a gambling addict. (78 mins.)
Director: Mike Weeks
 
38.
On Death Row (2012 TV Series)
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An inside look at a maximum security prison in Texas featuring interviews with death row inmates. (49 mins.)
 
39.
Vice (2013 TV Series)
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Documentary series featuring startling, groundbreaking stories from around the world. (30 mins.)
 
40.
Gang Wars: Oakland (2009 TV Series)
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Stars: Thom Kikot
 
41.
Gangland (2007 TV Series)
Episode: Aryan Brotherhood (2007)
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Follows the evolution and power of gangs across the United States. (43 mins.)
 
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Captured (2007 TV Series)
Episode: MS-13 (????)
After authorities find the body of a pregnant, 17-year-old Jane Doe, ATF agents recognize the girl as a federal informant and help bring down the gang members responsible for her death.
 
43.
FBI's 10 Most Wanted (2007 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Scott Alexander
 
44.
My Home Town Fanatics: Stacey Dooley Investigates (2012 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
 
45.
National Geographic Underground Poker NYC (2012 Documentary)
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Director: Don Sikorski
 
46.
Serving Life (2011 Documentary)
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Actor Forest Whitaker narrates the story of a group of inmate volunteers who staff their own hospice inside a maximum security prison in Louisiana where the average sentence is more than 90 years. (86 mins.)
Director: Lisa R. Cohen
 
47.
Video Games: The Movie (2014 Documentary)
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Video Games: The Movie, a feature length documentary, aims to educate & entertain audiences about how video games are made... (101 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Snead
 
48.
Religulous (2008 Documentary)
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Bill Maher's take on the current state of world religion. (101 mins.)
Director: Larry Charles
 
49.
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
 
50.
Bin Laden: Shoot to Kill (2011 Documentary)
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The inside story of the hunt for Bin Laden.
Director: Bruce Goodison
 
51.
We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on the workings and beliefs of the self-described "hacktivist" collective, Anonymous. (93 mins.)
 
52.
Deep Web (2015 Documentary)
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A feature documentary that explores the rise of a new Internet; decentralized, encrypted, dangerous and beyond the law; with particular focus on the FBI capture of the Tor hidden service Silk Road, and the judicial aftermath. (90 mins.)
Director: Alex Winter
 
53.
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014 Documentary)
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The story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz, who took his own life at the age of 26. (105 mins.)