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Evacuate Earth (2012 Documentary)
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If we faced a countdown to destruction, could we build a spacecraft to take us to new and habitable worlds...
Director: Ted Schillinger
 
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Senna (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on Brazilian Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna, who won the F1 world championship three times before his death at age 34. (106 mins.)
Director: Asif Kapadia
 
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Faster (2003 Documentary)
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The first film to go inside the MotoGP world since television took a sport watched by a few thousand... (103 mins.)
Director: Mark Neale
 
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Fastest (2011 Documentary)
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Shot around the world in 2010 and 2011 and narrated by Ewan McGregor, 'Fastest' captures the intense... (111 mins.)
Director: Mark Neale
 
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Jeremy Clarkson: Greatest Raid of All Time (2007 Documentary)
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Jeremy Clarkson tells the story of one of the most daring operations of World War II - the Commando raid on the German occupied dry dock at St... (59 mins.)
Director: Richard Pearson
 
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The Victoria Cross: For Valour (2003 Documentary)
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Jeremey Clarkson examines the history of the Victoria Cross, and follows the story of one of the 1,354 men who were awarded it - Major Robert Henry Cain. (58 mins.)
Director: Richard Pearson
 
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The Other Dream Team (2012 Documentary)
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The incredible story of the 1992 Lithuanian basketball team, whose athletes struggled under Soviet rule, became symbols of Lithuania's independence movement, and - with help from the Grateful Dead - triumphed at the Barcelona Olympics. (89 mins.)
 
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Hitting the Apex (2015 Documentary)
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'Hitting the Apex' is the story of six fighters - six of the fastest motorcycle racers the world has ever seen - and of the fates that awaited them at the peak of the sport. (138 mins.)
Director: Mark Neale
 
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Planet Earth II (2016 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough returns in this breathtaking documentary showcasing life on Planet Earth. (360 mins.)