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1.
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.)
 
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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.)
“ 3 Discs ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Bukowski at Bellevue (1995 Documentary)
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In the Spring of 1970 CHARLES BUKOWSKI, then little known, packed his overnight bag, locked the door... (60 mins.)
“ Archival Footage. ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Champion (2005 Documentary)
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Danny Trejo, you know the man. He has fierce tattoos, and frequently plays a thug in your favorite movies... (82 mins.)
Director: Joe Eckardt
“ Listed as: Champion: The Danny Trejo Story ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Collision: Christopher Hitchens vs. Douglas Wilson (2009 Documentary)
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The documentary COLLISION pits leading atheist, political journalist and author Christopher Hitchens... (90 mins.)
Director: Darren Doane
 
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Everything or Nothing (2012 Documentary)
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A history of the James Bond franchise. (98 mins.)
Director: Stevan Riley
“ Listed as: Everything Or Nothing: The Untold Story of 007 ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Movie (2011 Documentary)
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The history of the martial arts film genre. (80 mins.)
 
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Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008 Documentary)
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A portrait of the late gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson. (120 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
 
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Larry King Live (1985 TV Series)
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Popular and controversial journalist Larry King hosts this CNN call-in talk show. (60 mins.)
Director: Randy Douthit
“ Listed as: HARRY POTTER: THE FINAL CHAPTER (A LARRY KING SPECIAL) ” - sickboy_xl
 
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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.)
 
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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.)
 
12.
Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on 85-year-old sushi master Jiro Ono, his renowned Tokyo restaurant, and his relationship with his son and eventual heir, Yoshikazu. (81 mins.)
Director: David Gelb
 
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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
 
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Lost in La Mancha (2002 Documentary)
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Terry Gilliam's doomed attempt to get his film, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, off the ground. (93 mins.)
 
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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
 
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Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy (2001 Documentary)
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Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy offers audiences a penetrating look inside the world of Ron Jeremy... (77 mins.)
Director: Scott J. Gill
 
17.
Real Super Heroes: Real Vigilantes (2009 Documentary)
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(27 mins.)
Director: Eric Matthies
“ Listed as: Real Superheros, The ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Religulous (2008 Documentary)
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Bill Maher's take on the current state of world religion. (101 mins.)
Director: Larry Charles
 
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Tyson (2008 Documentary)
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A mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs sheds light on the life experiences of Mike Tyson. (90 mins.)
Director: James Toback
 
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The Union (2011 Documentary)
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A look at the making of Elton John and Leon Russell's collaborative album, "The Union," produced by T-Bone Burnett.
Director: Cameron Crowe
“ Listed as: Union: The Big Business Behind Getting High, The ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Until the Light Takes Us (2008 Documentary)
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Interviews and news footage explore the rise of black metal music in Norway in the 1990s, including artists who were involved in suicide, murder and arson. (93 mins.)
 
22.
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
 
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Wesley Willis (2003 Documentary)
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Documentary about the late Chicago artist and musician Wesley Willis. Filmmaker Daniel Bitton follows Willis throughout the Chicago area... (59 mins.)
Director: Daniel Bitton
 
24.
Woody Allen: A Documentary (2012 Documentary)
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Iconic writer, director, actor, comedian and musician Woody Allen allowed his life and creative... (195 mins.)
Director: Robert B. Weide
 
25.
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary on rap music and its rise to global prominence. (106 mins.)
Director: Ice-T, Andy Baybutt
 
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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
 
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The Charles Bukowski Tapes (1987 Documentary)
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Barbet Schroeder interviews Bukowski. (240 mins.)
 
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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
 
29.
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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Sicko (2007 Documentary)
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A documentary comparing the highly profitable American health care industry to other nations, and HMO horror stories including shotgun deaths. (123 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006 Documentary)
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Kirby Dick's exposé about the American movie ratings board. (98 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
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“ ACUTALLY CALLED: WAR OF THE CENTURY: WHEN HITLER FOUGHT STALIN (ACTUAL TITLE UNAVALABLE ON IMdB) ” - sickboy_xl
 
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Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010 Documentary)
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100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe... (97 mins.)