Most Popular "Educational Film" Titles
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4. Cool Cat Saves the Kids (2015)
Not Rated | 75 min | Comedy, Crime, Family
Cool Cat is the Coolest Cat in the world and Butch the Bully hates him for it. Butch the Bully tries to bully Cool Cat and his friends.
5. Between the Lions (1999– )
TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Live-action and animation blend together in this educational fantasy about a family of lions running a library filled with adventurous and musical books.
Unrated | 89 min | Comedy, Drama, War
Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Votes: 4,359 | Gross: $0.67M
9. Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue (1990 TV Short)
Unrated | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Many different cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny, the Muppet Babies and Garfield join forces to convince a teenager that drugs aren't cool.
11. Donald in Mathmagic Land (1959)
Approved | 27 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Donald's goes on an adventure in which it is explained how mathematics can be useful in real life. Through this journey it is shown how numbers are more than graphs and charts, they are geometry, music and magical living things.
13. Totally Baked (2007)
Not Rated | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Meet Dave Bertman, a tightly wound 37 year-old father of one. Bertman's "higher" education begins when medical marijuana activists wielding "loaded" weapons interrupt a planned reunion ... See full summary »
15. Elmo Visits the Doctor (2005 Video)
Not Rated | 53 min | Family
Join Elmo on his first trip to the doctor's office! This fun-filled video will help preschoolers learn that going to the doctor can be fun!
16. Powers of Ten (1977)
9 min | Documentary, Short
A scientific film essay, narrated by Phil Morrison. A set of pictures of two picnickers in a park, with the area of each frame one-tenth the size of the one before. Starting from a view of ... See full summary »
18. Fit (I) (2010)
108 min | Drama, Romance
Takes a look at gay and straight love among the new millennials. Everything from secret crushes to homophobic attitudes are revealed by the rambunctious students taking Drama and Dance from... See full summary »
19. Elmo's Magic Cookbook (2001 Video)
Not Rated | 48 min | Family
Join Elmo and his Sesame Street pals on their most magical adventure ever! The action begins when they encounter the wish-granting Genie of the Magic Cookbook!
20. Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy (2002– )
360 min | Documentary, History
The people, ideas, and events that created our current world economy.
24. Rhythm Is It! (2004)
100 min | Documentary, Music
RHYTHM IS IT! records the first big educational project of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Sir Simon Rattle. The orchestra ventured out of the ivory tower of high culture into ... See full summary »
25. Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment (1963)
Not Rated | 52 min | Documentary
Governor George Wallace will not let two black students into an Alabama school, against the wishes of President Kennedy. Loud shouts come from both sides of the issue as JFK stands by his decisions.
26. Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action (2005)
88 min | Documentary
"Homeland" tells the stories of five remarkable Native American activists in four communities who are fighting these "new Indian Wars" - each in his own way passionately dedicated to ... See full summary »
27. How to Undress in Front of Your Husband (1937)
Unrated | 14 min | Drama, Short
A "Peeping Tom" likes to look through windows at women undressing. We see him as he sneaks a peek at two "subjects". His first one, a young woman who apparently has a major lingerie fetish,... See full summary »
28. Hide and Seek (1997 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 57 min | Drama
Mixes documentary interviews of memories of lesbian adolescence with the story of the 12-year-old girl Lou discovering her sexuality in 1960s America.
29. The Secret Life of Plants (1978)
G | 97 min | Documentary, Family
Time-lapse photography documents the pain and joy plants experience and how they communicate it. Soundtrack by Stevie Wonder.
30. Test Tube Babies (1948)
70 min | Drama
A happily married couple has been trying to have a baby with no luck. They discover that the husband is sterile. Their family doctor suggests that they think about artificial insemination, ... See full summary »
31. Sesame Street: All-Star Alphabet (2005 Video)
TV-Y | 48 min | Family
Get to know your ABCs with the fun-filled adventure that celebrates the wonder of words and the joys of the alphabet Sesame Street style. Shapes, sounds, and colors come to life as letters.... See full summary »
32. Donald and the Wheel (1961)
Approved | 17 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
A father tells his son the invention of the wheel was most important; to prove it, the two hipsters visit the inventor caveman Donald Duck. There follows a survey of the progress of ... See full summary »
33. Melody (1953)
Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Family
An owl teaches his class full of birds about melody. It's all around in nature. Only birds and man can sing; man "sings" even when he speaks. We see a quick survey of the stages of life, as... See full summary »
34. David Macaulay: Cathedral (1986 TV Movie)
Unrated | 60 min | Documentary, Animation, History
David Macaulay and Caroline Berg explore medieval cathedral architecture through the fictional animated story of the rebuilding of such a cathedral in the middle ages after a disastrous fire.
36. Remove All Obstacles (2010)
10 min | Short
Dave, an over worked, underpaid warehouse manager of Waycold Logistics meets a mysterious Guru who explains traditional techniques to teach him ways to end his frustrations forever.
37. Poetry in Motion (1982)
Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary
More than 20 contemporary North American poets recite, sing, and perform their work. Several also comment. Early in the film, Charles Bukowski talks about the energy of poets and of a poem.... See full summary »
Not Rated | 91 min | Documentary, History
The history of traffic safety educational films and their notoriously lurid content.
Votes: 178 | Gross: $0.00M
80 min | Documentary
The groundbreaking film that addresses anti-gay prejudice by providing adults with practical lessons on how to talk with children about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people. Part of The Respect for All Project.
41. Goofy's Freeway Troubles (1965)
13 min | Comedy, Family, Animation
After a brief review of the problems described in Freewayphobia #1 (1965), we see a new range of problems. These include: abrupt breakdowns due to poor maintenance; unsecured loads; running... See full summary »
43. The Maxwell Multiple Climax (2007 Video)
Not Rated | 30 min | Short, Comedy
"The Maxwell Multiple Climax" is a 30 minute educational DVD that teaches men how to achieve multiple orgasms. Alternately sexy and funny, the picture illuminates simple instruction with ... See full summary »
44. LeapFrog: Math Adventure to the Moon (2010 Video)
Not Rated | 34 min | Animation, Family
An all-new LeapFrog movie MATH ADVENTURE TO THE MOON paired with the educational LET'S GO TO SCHOOL.
45. Off the Curb: The Heart of Hip-Hop (2000 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
A feature-length documentary following the middle and high school-aged members of Off the Curb, an afterschool hip-hop dance troupe, as they struggle through adolescence, committing ... See full summary »
46. Blues's Clues: ABC's and 123's (1999 Video)
Unrated | 50 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Kids get ready to go on an adventure with blue and his friend joe as they learn abcs and 123s
47. The Heretics (2009)
95 min | Documentary, Biography, History
The Heretics uncovers the inside story of a pivotal force in the "second wave" of the Women's Movement. Director Joan Braderman, who followed her dream of becoming a filmmaker to New York ... See full summary »
48. The Story of Anyburg U.S.A. (1957)
Approved | 9 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
The city of Anyburg decides its traffic situation has gotten out of hand, so it puts the automobile on trial. The trial (conducted in rhyme) starts with a car that was in a hit-and-run ... See full summary »
49. Waking in Mississippi (1998)
60 min | Documentary, History
Waking in Mississippi explores the power of the national media to, surprisingly, mitigate long held animosities resulting from a legacy of slavery and Jim Crow. The irony of Hollywood ... See full summary »
50. LeapFrog: Learn to Read at the Storybook Factory (2005 Video)
Not Rated | 37 min | Animation, Short, Family
Tad learns fundamentals of reading when he and his friends stage a production of "The Three Little Pigs."