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The House I Live In (2012 Documentary)
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From the dealer to the narcotics officer, the inmate to the federal judge, a penetrating look inside America's criminal justice system, revealing the profound human rights implications of U.S. drug policy. (108 mins.)
Director: Eugene Jarecki
 
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Countdown to Zero (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary about how the likelihood of nuclear weapons (or fissile materials) usage has increased due to the rise of terrorism and lack of safeguards and verification. (89 mins.)
Director: Lucy Walker
 
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Deliver Us from Evil (2006 Documentary)
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Documentary about Father Oliver O'Grady, a Catholic priest who was relocated to various parishes around the United States during the 1970s in an attempt by the Catholic Church to cover up his rape of dozens of children. (101 mins.)
Director: Amy Berg
 
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Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie (1995 Documentary)
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A documentary presenting mankind's most ambitious effort at perfecting the means to its own annihilation... (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Kuran
 
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The Interrupters (2011 Documentary)
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A year in the life of a city grappling with urban violence. (125 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
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9/11 (2002 Documentary)
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A real life documentary following the events of September 11 from an insider's view, through the lens of James Hanlon and two French filmmakers who were in Manhattan that one day. (112 mins.)
 
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Who Killed Atlanta's Children? (2000 TV Movie)
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In the early 1980s, there was someone killing the children of Atlanta. Eventually a single man was caught... (105 mins.)
 
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Alien from Area 51: The Alien Autopsy Footage Revealed (2012 Documentary)
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Footage of a dead alien from a crashed UFO in Roswell, NM and moved to Area 51 shocked the world. The time is coming for alien intervention on Earth whether we are ready or not. (75 mins.)
Director: Philip Gardiner
 
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Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011 Documentary)
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A further followup of the case of the West Memphis Three and the decades long fight to exonerate them that finally gained traction with new DNA evidence. (121 mins.)
 
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The Great American Snuff Film (2004 Video)
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Two pretty young women are abducted to be the featured stars of a snuff film produced by a couple low-life goons. The ladies are bound, gagged, tortured, burned with cigarettes and forced to dig their own graves. (87 mins.)
Director: Sean Tretta
 
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Murder in the Heartland: The Search for Video X (2003 Documentary)
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Dwayne and Darla Jean are two serial killers who made their way through southern states in a crime spree that began as a simple vacation... (89 mins.)
 
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The Human Experience (2008 Documentary)
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The story of a band of brothers who travel the world in search of the answers to the burning questions: Who am I... (90 mins.)
Director: Charles Kinnane
 
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Crime After Crime (2011 Documentary)
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The story of the battle to free Debbie Peagler, an incarcerated survivor of brutal domestic violence... (95 mins.)
Director: Yoav Potash
 
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Cropsey (2009 Documentary)
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Realizing the urban legend of their youth has actually come true; two filmmakers delve into the mystery surrounding five missing children and the real-life boogeyman linked to their disappearances. (84 mins.)
 
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Where Soldiers Come From (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary that chronicles four years in the lives of childhood friends as they enter a faraway war. (92 mins.)
 
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A Film Unfinished (2010 Documentary)
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A film about an unfinished film which portrays the people behind and before the camera in the Warsaw Ghetto, exposing the extent of the cinematic manipulation forever changing the way we look at historic images. (88 mins.)
Director: Yael Hersonski
 
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The Big Fix (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary that examines the April 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico following the sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig. (89 mins.)
 
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Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story (2012 Documentary)
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While filming a documentary in Mississippi in 1965, Frank De Felitta forever changed the life of an African-American waiter and his family. In 2011, Frank's son returns to the Delta to examine the repercussions of that fateful encounter. (90 mins.)
 
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We Were Here (2011 Documentary)
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A deep and reflective look at the arrival and impact of AIDS in San Francisco and how individuals rose to the occasion during the first years of this unimaginable crisis. (90 mins.)
 
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The Big Uneasy (2010 Documentary)
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Follows three remarkable people--the leaders of two scientific investigation teams, and one whistleblower--as they reveal the true story of why New Orleans flooded. (98 mins.)
Director: Harry Shearer
 
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Ancient Alien Question: From UFOs to Extraterrestrial Visitations (2012 Documentary)
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Philip Coppens, star of the History Channel's "Ancient Aliens" series reveals an array of astonishing truths about our history... (70 mins.)
Director: Gerard Lohan
 
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Liberia: An Uncivil War (2004 Documentary)
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"Liberia, a nation burdened by its past. America, a nation with no memory at all." In Liberia, the summer of 2003 was pure insanity... (102 mins.)
 
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The Woman Who Wasn't There (2012 Documentary)
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The Woman Who Wasn't There is a psychological thriller that goes inside the mind of history's most infamous 9/11 survivor. (65 mins.)
 
24.
The Disappearance of McKinley Nolan (2010 Documentary)
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Private McKinley Nolan vanished forty years ago in Vietnam on the Cambodian frontier. Some say he was captured... (79 mins.)
Director: Henry Corra
 
25.
Feast of the Assumption: BTK and the Otero Family Murders (2010 Documentary)
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A living victim's personal journey through one of the most unique serial killer cases in U.S. History - the BTK murders... (86 mins.)
Director: Marc Levitz
“ named: i survived BTK ” - blankenship8732
 
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Vietnam in HD (2011 TV Series)
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Vintage footage from the Vietnam war is presented in High Definition video format along with narration... (360 mins.)
 
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Titanic at 100: Mystery Solved (2012 Documentary)
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A team of technicians and scientist undertake a thorough site survey of the Titanic shipwreck area to examine how the passenger ship sank. (88 mins.)
 
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A Film Unfinished (2010 Documentary)
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A film about an unfinished film which portrays the people behind and before the camera in the Warsaw Ghetto, exposing the extent of the cinematic manipulation forever changing the way we look at historic images. (88 mins.)
Director: Yael Hersonski
 
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Mission Accomplished (2009 Documentary)
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Scammed (2011 TV Movie)
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Director: Peter M. Cohen
 
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Eyes of the Mothman (2011 Documentary)
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Feature length documentary of the real story behind the legend of The Mothman. (150 mins.)