All-time Best Documentaries

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1.
Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen (1966 Documentary)
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National Film Board of Canada Donald Owen teamed with NFB producer Donald Brittain for an imaginative profile of Montreal poet Leonard Cohen. (45 mins.)
 
2.
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
 
3.
F for Fake (1973 Documentary)
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A documentary about fraud and fakery. (89 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
4.
Gimme Shelter (1970 Documentary)
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A harrowing documentary of the Stones' 1969 tour, with much of the focus on the tragic concert at Altamont. (91 mins.)
 
5.
Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures (2001 Documentary)
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The career and life of Stanley Kubrick is explored through pictures, clips from his films, his old home movies, comments from his colleagues and a narration by Tom Cruise. (142 mins.)
Director: Jan Harlan
 
6.
Summit on Ice (1996 Documentary)
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(96 mins.)
 
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.
Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger (2014 Documentary)
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A look at James 'Whitey' Bulger, one of the most infamous criminals in American history. (107 mins.)
Director: Joe Berlinger
 
9.
Rewind This! (2013 Documentary)
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Home video changed the world. The cultural and historical impact of the VHS tape was enormous. This film traces the ripples of that impact by examining the myriad aspects of society that were altered by the creation of videotape. (91 mins.)
Director: Josh Johnson
 
10.
The Notorious Mr. Bout (2014 Documentary)
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When he was arrested in 2008 in Thailand as a result of a U.S. government sting operation, the career... (90 mins.)
 
11.
Broad Street Bullies (2010 TV Movie)
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From 1974-1976 the Philadelphia Flyers were known as the Broad Street Bullies. This movie takes a trip down memory lane going into detail of this unorthodox, but dominant team.
Director: George Roy
 
12.
The Jeffrey Dahmer Files (2012 Documentary)
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An experimental documentary that uses archival footage, interviews, and fictionalized scenarios to tell the story of the people around Jeffrey Dahmer, during the summer of his arrest in 1991. (76 mins.)
 
13.
Bones Brigade: An Autobiography (2012 Documentary)
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When six teenage boys came together as a skateboarding team in the 1980s, they reinvented not only their chosen sport but themselves too - as they evolved from insecure outsiders to the most influential athletes in the field. (90 mins.)
Director: Stacy Peralta
 
14.
Cocaine Cowboys (2006 Documentary)
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In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago... (118 mins.)
Director: Billy Corben
 
15.
The Killing of America (1981 Documentary)
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A documentary of the decline of America. It features a lot a great footage (most exclusive to this film) from race riots to serial killers and much-much more. (90 mins.)
Director: Sheldon Renan
 
16.
When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
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A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire, "The Rumble in the Jungle," between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali. (88 mins.)
Director: Leon Gast
 
17.
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (1998 Documentary)
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The life and career of Hank Greenberg, the first major Jewish baseball star in the Major Leagues. (90 mins.)
Director: Aviva Kempner
 
18.
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
 
19.
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos (2006 Documentary)
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The rise and fall of the N.Y. Cosmos. The soccer team that brought Pele to America; against the backdrop of N.Y. City in the 70's. (97 mins.)
 
20.
America Undercover (1983 TV Series)
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Richard Kuklinski was a devoted husband, loving father--and ruthless killer of over 100 people. You'll...
 
21.
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1997 Documentary)
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A detailed history of the war between Chicago's North Side and South Side organized-crime gangs during the Prohibition era, leading up to the infamous "Saint Valentine's Day Massacre".
Director: Scott Paddor
 
22.
The True Story of Killing Pablo (2002 Documentary)
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The career and death of notorious Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
Director: David Keane
 
23.
Biggie and Tupac (2002 Documentary)
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Documentary on the deaths of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls and the East Coast/West Coast, hip-hop/rap rivalry that culminated in late 1996 and early 1997. (108 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
24.
Smash & Grab: The Story of the Pink Panthers (2013 Documentary)
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The world's most successful diamond thieves take us into the dark world of the international jewel trade. (89 mins.)
Director: Havana Marking
 
25.
The Last Waltz (1978 Documentary)
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A film account and presentation of the final concert of The Band. (117 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
26.
Lemmy (2010 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life and career of revered heavy-metal musician Lemmy Kilmister. (116 mins.)
 
27.
The Devil and Daniel Johnston (2005 Documentary)
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Daniel Johnston, manic-depressive genius singer/songwriter/artist is revealed in this portrait of madness, creativity and love. (110 mins.)
Director: Jeff Feuerzeig
 
28.
American Hardcore (2006 Documentary)
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The History of American Punk Rock 1980-1986 (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Rachman
 
29.
Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (1973 Documentary)
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The July 3rd, 1973 historic concert of the 'leper Messiah'. This was to be David Bowie's last concert with the Ziggy persona and the Spiders from Mars... (90 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
30.
Year of the Horse (1997 Documentary)
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This film documents Neil Young and Crazy Horse's 1996 concert tour. Jim Jarmusch interviews the band about their long history, and we see backstage footage from the 1970s and 1980s. (106 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
31.
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999 Documentary)
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A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many... (161 mins.)
 
32.
The World at War (1973 Mini-Series)
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A series of documentaries about World War II. (52 mins.)
 
33.
Hype! (1996 Documentary)
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Documentary covering the growth and subsequent overexposure of the Seattle "grunge" music scene in the early 90s (84 mins.)
Director: Doug Pray
 
34.
Beastie Boys: Video Anthology (2000 Documentary)
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(113 mins.)
 
35.
End of the Century (2003 Documentary)
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The story of the punk rock band The Ramones. (110 mins.)
 
36.
You're Gonna Miss Me (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary about rock pioneer Roky Erickson, detailing his rise as a psychedelic hero, his lengthy institutionalization, his descent into poverty and filth, and his brother's struggle with their religious mother to improve Roky's care. (91 mins.)
Director: Keven McAlester
 
37.
National Geographic: Hitler and the Occult (2007 Documentary)
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The world knows how the Third Reich ended. Few know how it began. Mystics now forgotten by history conjured... (60 mins.)
Director: Tudor Applen
 
38.
30 for 30 (2009 TV Series)
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A close look at Bo Jackson, a sports hero of mythical proportions, and how the "Bo Knows" Nike campaign shaped how the world perceived him... (60 mins.)
 
39.
The U.S. vs. John Lennon (2006 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life of John Lennon, with a focus on the time in his life when he transformed from a musician into an antiwar activist. (99 mins.)
 
40.
Let's Get Lost (1988 Documentary)
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Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends... (120 mins.)
Director: Bruce Weber
 
41.
Joy Division (2007 Documentary)
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A chronological account of the influential late 1970s English rock band. (93 mins.)
Director: Grant Gee
 
42.
The Decline of Western Civilization (1981 Documentary)
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The Los Angeles punk music scene circa 1980 is the focus of this film. With Alice Bag Band, Black Flag... (100 mins.)
 
43.
Kerouac, the Movie (1985 Documentary)
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Jack Kerouac was a Beat Generation writer who took the nation by storm upon the publication of his novel On the Road... (78 mins.)
Director: John Antonelli
 
44.
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007 Documentary)
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As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death... (124 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
 
45.
In the Footsteps of Willie Sutton (2011 Documentary)
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America's most famous bank robber of the twentieth century doesn't fancy prison accommodations. When he gets caught and confined, he escapes ... (55 mins.)
Director: Rich Gold
 
46.
Salinger (2013 Documentary)
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An unprecedented look inside the private world of J.D. Salinger, the reclusive author of The Catcher in the Rye. (120 mins.)
Director: Shane Salerno
 
47.
George Harrison: Living in the Material World (2011 Documentary)
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Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews, concert footage, home movies and photographs. (208 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
48.
Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (2000 Documentary)
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Legendary martial artist Bruce Lee is the subject of this thoughtful documentary by Lee aficionado John Little... (100 mins.)
 
49.
Cocksucker Blues (1972 Documentary)
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This fly-on-the-wall documentary follows the Rolling Stones on their 1972 North American Tour, their... (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Frank
 
50.
Bukowski: Born into This (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary on Charles Bukowski, author of 'Notes of a Dirty Old Man', 'Love Is a Dog from Hell', and the autobiographical novels, 'Women', 'Hollywood', and 'Post Office'. (130 mins.)
Director: John Dullaghan
 
51.
Do You Believe in Miracles? The Story of the 1980 U.S. Hockey Team (2001 Documentary)
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At the Winter Olympics of 1980, after two tense weeks amidst growing Cold War fears, the U.S. Olympic... (60 mins.)
 
52.
The Bret Hart Story: The Best There Is, the Best There Was, the Best There Ever Will Be (2005 Documentary)
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Bret portrays in his own words, how he became: The best there is, the best there was and the best there ever will be. (120 mins.)
Director: Kevin Dunn
 
53.
Baseball (1994 Mini-Series)
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A documentary on the history of the sport with major topics including Afro-American players, player/team owner relations and the resilience of the game. (1140 mins.)
 
54.
Rebels of Oakland: The A's, the Raiders, the '70s (2003 Documentary)
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(55 mins.)
 
55.
Serial Killer Culture (2014 Documentary)
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Serial Killer Culture examines the reasons why artists and collectors are fascinated by serial killers. (110 mins.)
Director: John Borowski
 
56.
The Real Robin Hood (2010 Documentary)
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A special about the origins of the English folk hero. (120 mins.)
Director: M. David Melvin
 
57.
Fidel (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary about Fidel Castro, covering 40 years of Cuban Revolution. Rare Fidel Castro footage: he appears swimming with a bodyguard... (91 mins.)
Director: Estela Bravo
 
58.
American: The Bill Hicks Story (2009 Documentary)
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Photo-animated feature documentary, uniquely narrated by the 10 people who knew Bill best. (102 mins.)
 
59.
Malcolm X (1972 Documentary)
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James Earl Jones narrates this fascinating and moving documentary about the life of the assassinated black leader through various sources. (91 mins.)
Director: Arnold Perl
 
60.
Stanley Kubrick's Boxes (2008 Documentary)
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A few years after his death, the widow of Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) asks Jon Ronson to look through... (48 mins.)
Director: Jon Ronson
 
61.
What Happened to Kerouac? (1986 Documentary)
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(96 mins.)
 
62.
Brooklyn Dodgers: The Ghosts of Flatbush (2007 Documentary)
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The Brooklyn Dodgers, from Jackie Robinson's breaking baseball's color barrier to their move to Los Angeles... (120 mins.)
 
63.
The Kid Who Couldn't Miss (1983 Documentary)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Paul Cowan
 
64.
Mantle (2005 Documentary)
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Documentary profiling the life and career of Mickey Mantle. Includes interviews with former teammates, family, and celebrities. (60 mins.)
Director: George Roy
 
65.
Legends of Hockey (1996 Documentary)
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Director: Derik Murray
 
66.
Canada Russia '72 (2006 TV Series)
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CANADA RUSSIA '72 is shot in a fluid documentary style that effectively captures all the immediacy of the '72 hockey summit's intrigues. (180 mins.)
Director: T.W. Peacocke
 
67.
The Chiefs (2004 Documentary)
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This is the true story of five brawling hockey players, who live in the back of a hockey arena and fight... (90 mins.)
Director: Jason Gileno
 
68.
The Real Rocky (2011 TV Movie)
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The story of Chuck Wepner, an underdog boxer who went the distance against Muhammad Ali and inspired the creation of Rocky. (58 mins.)
Director: Jeff Feuerzeig
 
69.
30 for 30 (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Little Big Men (2010)
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The story of Cody Webster, playing for the little league for the town of Kirkland, WA, experiencing the unexpected, unprepared and unwanted attention he faced after taking part in the biggest upset in the history of Little League. (60 mins.)
 
70.
30 for 30 (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Four Days in October (2010)
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The Boston Red Sox overcome "The Curse" and defeat the New York Yankees in the 2004 American League Championship Series. In the process, they also become the first team ever to win a series after trailing three games to none. (60 mins.)
 
71.
30 for 30 (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Big Shot (2013)
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In 1996, the once-dominant New York Islanders were in serious trouble. Lousy performance and poor management... (60 mins.)
 
72.
The Boys on the Bus (1987 Documentary)
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Follows the Edmonton Oilers through the 1986-87 NHL Hockey season, as they battle towards their third Stanley Cup. (90 mins.)
Director: Bob McKeown
 
73.
Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth (1998 Documentary)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Robert B. Weide
 
74.
Timewatch (1982 TV Series)
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BBC investigative documentary series noted for its new perspectives on historical events. (50 mins.)
 
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76.
Mobsters (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Lucky Luciano (2007)
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an in depth look with interviews with former associates, law enforcement officials and others as well as reenactments of their criminal activities to show how each real life mobster made an impact on society individually and as a whole.
 
77.
Mob Stories (2002 Mini-Series)
Episode: The Big Guy (2003)
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78.
Dont Look Back (1967 Documentary)
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Documentary covering Bob Dylan's 1965 tour of England, which includes appearances by Joan Baez and Donovan. (96 mins.)
Director: D.A. Pennebaker
 
79.
The Times of Harvey Milk (1984 Documentary)
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A documentary of the successful career and assassination of San Francisco's first elected gay councilor. (90 mins.)
Director: Robert Epstein
 
80.
The Importance of Being Morrissey (2002 Documentary)
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A documentary about Morrissey. (49 mins.)
 
81.
Good Ol' Freda (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary in which Freda Kelly looks back at her career as lifelong secretary for The Beatles. (86 mins.)
Director: Ryan White
 
82.
The Penultimate Truth About Philip K. Dick (2007 Documentary)
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(89 mins.)
Director: Emiliano Larre
 
83.
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991 Documentary)
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Documentary that chronicles how Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now was plagued by extraordinary script, shooting, budget, and casting problems--nearly destroying the life and career of the celebrated director. (96 mins.)
 
84.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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Chronological look at the life and career of Johnny Carson (1925-2005), with commentary from an ex-wife and more than 30 fellow comedians... (90 mins.)
 
85.
The Doors: When You're Strange (2009 Documentary)
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A look at the late '60s and early '70s rock band The Doors, including rare exclusive footage. (86 mins.)
Director: Tom DiCillo
 
86.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star. (90 mins.)
 
87.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising... (90 mins.)
 
88.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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The authoritative documentary on Country Music's most influential figure. (90 mins.)
 
89.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising... (90 mins.)
 
90.
American Masters (1985 TV Series)
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Documentary that explores actor/director Clint Eastwood and his art by juxtaposing each major stage... (90 mins.)
 
91.
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary on the Z Channel, one of the first pay cable stations in the US, and its programming chief... (120 mins.)
Director: Xan Cassavetes
 
92.
The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation (1999 Documentary)
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Traces the Beats from Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac's meeting in 1944 at Columbia University to the deaths of Ginsberg and William S... (88 mins.)
Director: Chuck Workman
 
93.
Destroy All Rational Thought (1998 Video)
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DVD featuring one of the last interviews with Willaim Burroughs and previously unseen vintage footage of him during the 50s and early 60s. (49 mins.)
 
94.
The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys (1996 Documentary)
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A documentary following Terry Gilliam through the creation of "12 Monkeys" (1995) (88 mins.)
 
95.
Room 237 (2012 Documentary)
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An exploration of various interpretations of Stanley Kubrick's horror film, The Shining. (102 mins.)
Director: Rodney Ascher
 
96.
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood (2003 Documentary)
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A look at 1970s Hollywood when it was known as New Hollywood, and the director was the star of the movie. (119 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Bowser
 
97.
A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995 Documentary)
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Martin Scorsese describes his initial and growing obsession with films from the 1940s and 50s as the art form developed and grew with clips from classics and cult classics. (225 mins.)
 
98.
Ian Fleming: Where Bond Began (2008 Documentary)
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Director: Louise Hooper
 
99.
In the Year of the Pig (1968 Documentary)
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Produced at the height of the Vietnam War, Emile de Antonio's Oscar-nominated 1968 documentary chronicles the war's historical roots... (103 mins.)
 
100.
The War Game (1965 Documentary)
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The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city... (48 mins.)
Director: Peter Watkins