Highest Rated Documentaries Released 1960-01-01 Or Later With At Least 1000 Votes and User Rating Between 7.0 and 10.0


1. Human Cake (2016 Video)

22 min | Documentary, Short, Comedy

9.7
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The YouTube content creators known as Filthy Frank, Maxmoefoe, and iDubbbz go on a quest to collect pieces of other YouTube content creators in order to use them as ingredients for the ultimate culinary creation - the Human Cake.

Director: George Miller | Stars: How To Basic, Ian Carter, Anthony Fantano, Jon Jafari

Votes: 1,910

2. On vam ne Dimon (2017)

50 min | Documentary

9.7
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Don't call him Dimon is a 2017 Russian documentary film about the corrupt affairs of Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev. According to the film, Dmitry Medvedev has stolen property estimated to be worth about $1.2 billion.

Stars: Georgy Alburov, Dmitry Medvedev, Alexei Navalny, Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov

Votes: 2,112

3. Pink Floyd: P. U. L. S. E. Live at Earls Court (1994 TV Special)

145 min | Documentary, Music

9.3
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Pink Floyd's final live show in 1995.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Richard Wright, Guy Pratt

Votes: 3,821

4. A Billion Lives (2016)

95 min | Documentary, History, News

9.3
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35 Metascore

A true story of the vaping revolution and tragic corruption leading to a billion deaths around the world.

Director: Aaron Biebert | Stars: David Goerlitz, Clive Bates, Attila Danko, Delon Human

Votes: 2,523

5. CM101MMXI Fundamentals (2013)

139 min | Documentary, Comedy

9.3
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The funny little details of everyday life; the simple things that makes us laugh. An unforgettable performance from Cem Yilmaz. Yilmaz captures the audience with his hilarious stories about... See full summary »

Director: Murat Dundar | Star: Cem Yilmaz

Votes: 37,321

6. WARx2 (2014)

PG-13 | 117 min | Documentary

9.3
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Over 30,000 U.S soldiers committed suicide since 2008.Over 8,000 U.S military veterans committed suicides in the year 2013; and 20,000 soldiers tried to commit suicide in 2013.The Unseen ... See full summary »

Director: Bernie Olaf | Stars: Betty Adams, Kendall Allen, John Amos, Jessica Anthony

Votes: 2,037 | Gross: $0.03M

7. Nine Inch Nails Live: And All That Could Have Been (2002 Video)

86 min | Documentary, Music

9.3
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A film following Nine Inch Nails' 2000 Fragility Tour, with 18 songs, background commentary and multiple camera angles. Nine Inch Nails Live are: Trent Reznor, Charlie Clouser, Robin Finck,... See full summary »

Director: Rob Sheridan | Stars: Trent Reznor, Charlie Clouser, Robin Finck, Danny Lohner

Votes: 1,138

8. Caur Adatu (2014)

74 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

9.3
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Biographical story about a 23 year old guy who is a heroin addict, and how it's ruining his life.

Director: Arturs Lapinskis | Star: Edijs Vitolins

Votes: 1,028

9. Led Zeppelin DVD (2003 Video)

Not Rated | 320 min | Documentary, Music

9.2
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A double-DVD set which features over five hours of previously unreleased concert and archival performance footage from Led Zeppelin, spanning the years 1969 to 1979.

Directors: Dick Carruthers, Jimmy Page | Stars: Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, John Bonham

Votes: 2,338

10. Iron Maiden: Live After Death (1985 Video)

90 min | Documentary, Music

9.2
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Part of their World Slavery Tour, this, their Long Beach Arena shows, have finally come to the format of DVD. Bringing you the early tracks of their career and with the themes and backdrops... See full summary »

Director: James Yukich | Stars: Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Steve Harris, Nicko McBrain

Votes: 1,161

11. Sachin (2017)

138 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

9.1
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A tale of a small boy with dreams and his journey to becoming the God of Cricket and the most celebrated sportsperson in his country.

Director: James Erskine | Stars: Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Mayuresh Pem, Virender Sehwag

Votes: 4,925

12. Madonna: The Confessions Tour Live from London (2006 TV Movie)

121 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

9.1
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The Confessions Tour is the second live album by American singer and songwriter Madonna. It was released on January 26, 2007 by Warner Bros. Records. Directed by Jonas Åkerlund, the album ... See full summary »

Directors: Jonas Åkerlund, Steven Klein | Stars: Madonna, Stuart Price, Steve Sidelnyk, Monte Pittman

Votes: 1,363

13. Queen Live at Wembley '86 (1986 TV Movie)

300 min | Documentary, Music

9.1
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One of the world's biggest bands return to the scene of their Live Aid (1985) triumph a year earlier to play all their greatest hits in front of a packed Wembley Stadium.

Director: Gavin Taylor | Stars: Freddie Mercury, John Deacon, Brian May, Roger Taylor

Votes: 1,882

14. Rammstein: Live aus Berlin (1999 Video)

97 min | Documentary, Music

9.1
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German heavy metal band Rammstein have been remarkably successful all over the world. Extremely loud, hard, and industrial, the band has been together since the mid-1990's. "Live aus Berlin... See full summary »

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Till Lindemann, Christoph Schneider, Paul Landers, Flake Lorenz

Votes: 1,525

15. Iron Maiden: Rock in Rio (2002 Video)

120 min | Documentary, Music

9.1
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Live concert on the back of 'Brave New World' album, showing why they're one of the greats, performing many hits from their long career, a band at its peak.

Director: Dean Karr | Stars: Iron Maiden, Bruce Dickinson, Dave Murray, Janick Gers

Votes: 1,816

16. Saving Mes Aynak (2014)

60 min | Documentary

9.1
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Saving Mes Aynak follows Afghan archaeologist Qadir Temori as he races against time to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site in Afghanistan from imminent demolition. A Chinese ... See full summary »

Director: Brent E. Huffman | Star: Qadir Temori

Votes: 1,106

17. O.J.: Made in America (2016)

TV-MA | 467 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

9.0
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A chronicle of the rise and fall of O.J. Simpson, whose high-profile murder trial exposed the extent of American racial tensions, revealing a fractured and divided nation.

Director: Ezra Edelman | Stars: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Mike Albanese, Muhammad Ali, Marcus Allen

Votes: 10,346

18. Elvis (1968 TV Special)

50 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

9.0
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Elvis Presley has now been out for making movies for many years, now he makes a comeback in 1968.

Director: Steve Binder | Stars: Elvis Presley, Buddy Arett, Barbara Burgess, D.J. Fontana

Votes: 1,097

19. Michael Jackson Live in Bucharest: The Dangerous Tour (1992 TV Special)

122 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

9.0
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For over four decades Michael Jackson has been entertaining the world. From his many #1 smash hits to his incredible short films that dominated MTV, Michael is one of the greatest ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Morahan | Stars: Michael Jackson, Siedah Garrett, Darryl Phinnessee

Votes: 1,341

20. Be Here Now (2015)

100 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

8.9
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As though life is imitating art, actor and sex-symbol, Andy Whitfield, had just become a star as the lead in the hit television series,'Spartacus,' when he is faced with his biggest ... See full summary »

Director: Lilibet Foster | Stars: Jai Courtney, Andy Whitfield, Indigo Whitfield, Jesse Whitfield

Votes: 1,443

21. Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day (2012)

Not Rated | 124 min | Documentary, Music

8.9
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A concert documentary of Led Zeppelin's December 10, 2007 tribute performance for Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun.

Director: Dick Carruthers | Stars: John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, Jason Bonham

Votes: 1,758

22. The Freddie Mercury Tribute: Concert for AIDS Awareness (1992 TV Movie)

175 min | Documentary, Music

8.9
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A video recording of the benefit concert in memory of the lead singer of Queen.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Freddie Mercury, Queen, David Bowie, Gary Cherone

Votes: 1,222

23. Reclaiming the Blade (2009)

90 min | Documentary

8.9
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The Medieval and Renaissance blade, a profound and beautiful object handcrafted by master artisans of old. An object of great complexity, yet one with a singular use in mind- it is designed... See full summary »

Director: Daniel McNicoll | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Karl Urban, John Rhys-Davies, Richard Taylor

Votes: 1,351

24. Metallica: Live Shit - Binge & Purge, San Diego (1993 Video)

R | 340 min | Documentary, Music

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Director: Wayne Isham | Stars: James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Jason Newsted

Votes: 1,164

25. The Red Pill (2016)

117 min | Documentary

8.8
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The Red Pill chronicles filmmaker Cassie Jaye's journey following the mysterious and polarizing Men's Rights Movement. The Red Pill explores today's gender war and asks the question "what is the future of gender equality?"

Director: Cassie Jaye | Stars: Marc Angelucci, Jack Barnes, Richard Cassalata, Harry Crouch

Votes: 3,828

26. Alone in the Wilderness (2004 TV Movie)

57 min | Documentary

8.8
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Documentary tells the story of Dick Proenneke who, in the late 1960s, built his own cabin in the wilderness at the base of the Aleutian Peninsula, in what is now Lake Clark National Park. ... See full summary »

Stars: Dick Proenneke, Bob Swerer Jr., Wendy Ishii, Pamela Guest

Votes: 2,854

27. Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly (2000 TV Special)

57 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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Dave Chappelle returns to D.C. and riffs on politics, police, race relations, drugs, Sesame Street and more.

Director: Stan Lathan | Stars: Dave Chappelle, Albert Precourt

Votes: 5,301

28. George Carlin: Jammin' in New York (1992 TV Special)

59 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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When George Carlin is asked which HBO concert is his favorite, his answer is always, "Jammin' In New York." The reasons are several: It was his first HBO show done live; it was the first he... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Star: George Carlin

Votes: 2,452

29. Bill Hicks: Revelations (1993 TV Special)

57 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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Bill Hicks in the height of his genius. Recorded at the Dominion Theatre in London, Bill Hicks opens our eyes and minds to the hypocrisy and ludicrousness of the world around us.

Director: Chris Bould | Star: Bill Hicks

Votes: 2,371

30. Metallica: S&M (2000 TV Special)

Unrated | 145 min | Documentary, Music

8.8
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A live Metallica concert backed by a 80 piece symphony orchestra, conducted by Michael Kamen. Two songs are debuted, "- Human" and "No Leaf Clover". A documentary is included. It also was released on audio CD.

Director: Wayne Isham | Stars: James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Jason Newsted

Votes: 3,124

31. Green Day: Bullet in a Bible (2005 Video)

Not Rated | 115 min | Documentary, Music

8.8
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Green Day profile their "American Idiot" concert at Milton Keynes in London, England in 2005.

Director: Samuel Bayer | Stars: Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool

Votes: 1,499

32. George Carlin: Back in Town (1996 TV Special)

60 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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George Carlin brings his comedy stylings to the Beacon theater in New York City. He rants about Abortion, The death penalty, prison farms, fart jokes, free floating hostility and words.

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Star: George Carlin

Votes: 2,338

33. Bill Hicks: Relentless (1992 Video)

61 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.8
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Bill Hicks tells us how he feels about non-smokers, blow-jobs, religion, war and peace, drugs and music.

Director: Chris Bould | Star: Bill Hicks

Votes: 1,847

34. Before Flying Back to Earth (2005)

52 min | Documentary

8.8
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A short documentary about a hospital ward for children with leukemia in Lithuania.

Director: Arunas Matelis

Votes: 1,084

35. The Making of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Ethan Shaftel | Stars: Zack Whedon, Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, Felicia Day

Votes: 2,176

36. Earthlings (2005)

95 min | Documentary, Horror

8.7
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Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.

Director: Shaun Monson | Star: Joaquin Phoenix

Votes: 13,840

37. Human (I) (2015)

190 min | Documentary

8.7
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A collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human.

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand | Stars: Luis Cancu, Atman, Berthony, Bruno

Votes: 3,894

38. Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill (1999 Video)

115 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.7
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Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions, the building of Stonehenge, the birth of the Church of England ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Jordan | Star: Eddie Izzard

Votes: 6,551

39. Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013 Video)

Not Rated | 400 min | Documentary, Horror

8.7
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A chronicle of the history of the Friday the 13th franchise.

Director: Daniel Farrands | Stars: Corey Feldman, Peter Bracke, Samantha Delutri, Kimberly Higgins

Votes: 1,132

40. Pink Floyd at Pompeii (1972)

G | 92 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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Live versions of the songs, filmed in an old Pompeii amphitheater. Songs included are Echoes (split into 2 parts), Careful with that axe, Eugene, A saucerful of secrets, One of those days, ... See full summary »

Director: Adrian Maben | Stars: David Gilmour, Roger Waters, Richard Wright, Nick Mason

Votes: 7,250

41. Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010 Video)

Not Rated | 240 min | Documentary, Horror

8.7
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Explore the origins of "dream demon" Freddy Krueger in this award-winning documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most frightening and imaginative horror franchise in motion picture history!

Directors: Daniel Farrands, Andrew Kasch | Stars: Heather Langenkamp, Stacey Alden, Erika Anderson, Marshall Bell

Votes: 3,306

42. Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds (2012)

122 min | Documentary, History

8.7
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There is one vibratory field that connects all things. It has been called Akasha, Logos, the primordial OM, the music of the spheres, the Higgs field, dark energy, and a thousand other ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Schmidt | Star: Patrick Sweeney

Votes: 1,081

43. George Carlin... It's Bad for Ya! (2008 TV Special)

70 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.7
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It's Bad For Ya, Carlin's Emmy-nominated 14th and final HBO special from March of 2008 features Carlin's noted irreverent and unapologetic observations on topics ranging from death, ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Star: George Carlin

Votes: 4,425

44. Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory (1995 Video)

89 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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Collection of Michael Jackson's music videos from the period 1979-92, including "Thriller", "Beat It", "Billie Jean", and many more hits!

Directors: Steve Barron, Bob Giraldi, Bruce Gowers, John Landis, Joe Pytka, Herb Ritts, Nick Saxton, Martin Scorsese, John Singleton | Stars: Michael Jackson, Alberto Alejandrino, Horace Bailey, Tyra Banks

Votes: 1,779

45. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (2007)

239 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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"Runnin' Down A Dream," a film directed by cinema legend Peter Bogdanovich, is the story of one of America's great rock and roll bands told as never before.

Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: Ron Blair, Peter Bogdanovich, Mike Campbell, Johnny Cash

Votes: 1,228

46. Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007 TV Special)

TV-MA | 57 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.7
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Comedy and television star Louis C.K. returns to HBO for an hour of no-holds-barred, adults-only stand-up comedy! Taped before a live audience at the Henry Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, the... See full summary »

Director: Steven J. Santos | Star: Louis C.K.

Votes: 6,289

47. The Wall: Live in Berlin (1990 TV Movie)

115 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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A recording of the 1990 Berlin benefit concert in which Roger Waters leads an all star cast in performing his famous concept album.

Directors: Ken O'Neill, Roger Waters | Stars: Bryan Adams, The Band, The Bleeding Heart Band, Graham Broad

Votes: 1,747

48. George Carlin: You Are All Diseased (1999 TV Special)

TV-MA | 65 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.7
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Legendary comic Carlin comes back to the Beacon theater to angrily rant about airport security, germs, cigars, angels, children and parents, men, names, religion, god, advertising, Bill Jeff and minorities.

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Star: George Carlin

Votes: 3,103

49. Concert for George (2003 Video)

PG-13 | 146 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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82 Metascore

George Harrison's friends, family, and bandmates unite for a tribute concert on the one-year anniversary of his death.

Director: David Leland | Stars: Joe Brown, Eric Clapton, Jools Holland, Sam Brown

Votes: 1,562 | Gross: $0.07M

50. U2's Beautiful Day (2002 Video)

132 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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The world's greatest rock band return to Ireland to play a sold out Slane Castle, in a concert that will live long in the memory of everyone there.

Directors: Hamish Hamilton, Maurice Linnane | Stars: Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr.

Votes: 1,072

51. Bir Tat Bir Doku: Millennium (2001 Video)

54 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.7
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The funny little details of everyday life; the simple things that makes us laugh. An unforgettable performance from Cem Yilmaz.

Director: Cem Yilmaz | Star: Cem Yilmaz

Votes: 1,389

52. Pearl Jam: Touring Band 2000 (2001 Video)

125 min | Documentary, Music

8.7
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"Pearl Jam: Touring Band 2000" features twenty-eight full length songs from various cities on the band's 2000 U.S. tour. The video includes live music clips, videos, behind the scenes shots... See full summary »

Stars: Jeff Ament, Matt Cameron, Stone Gossard, Mike McCready

Votes: 1,018

53. Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008)

Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

8.6
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82 Metascore

A filmmaker decides to memorialize a murdered friend when his friend's ex-girlfriend announces she is expecting his son.

Director: Kurt Kuenne | Stars: Kurt Kuenne, Andrew Bagby, David Bagby, Kathleen Bagby

Votes: 24,570

54. Senna (2010)

PG-13 | 106 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

8.6
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79 Metascore

A documentary on Brazilian Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna, who won the F1 world championship three times before his death at age 34.

Director: Asif Kapadia | Stars: Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Frank Williams, Ron Dennis

Votes: 48,779 | Gross: $1.61M

55. Roger Waters: The Wall (2014)

R | 132 min | Documentary, Music

8.6
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Details one of the most elaborately staged theatrical productions in music history as Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters performs the band's critically acclaimed album The Wall in its entirety.

Directors: Sean Evans, Roger Waters | Stars: Roger Waters, Dave Kilminster, Snowy White, G.E. Smith

Votes: 3,127

56. Baraka (1992)

Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary

8.6
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A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion.

Director: Ron Fricke

Votes: 29,855 | Gross: $1.30M

57. A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995 TV Movie)

225 min | Documentary

8.6
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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.

Directors: Martin Scorsese, Michael Henry Wilson | Stars: Martin Scorsese, Allison Anders, Kathryn Bigelow, Francis Ford Coppola

Votes: 4,036

58. Home (I) (2009)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary, Drama, Family

8.6
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47 Metascore

With aerial footage from fifty-four countries, 'Home' is a depiction of how Earth's problems are all interlinked.

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand | Stars: Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Glenn Close, Jacques Gamblin

Votes: 19,279

59. Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (2008 TV Special)

61 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.6
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Louis C.K.'s second one-hour special filmed at the Berklee Performance Center in Boston, MA.

Directors: Louis C.K., Shannon Hartman | Star: Louis C.K.

Votes: 7,909

60. Sigur Rós: Heima (2007)

97 min | Documentary, Music

8.6
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In the summer of 2006, Sigur Rós returned home to play a series of free, unannounced concerts for the people of Iceland. This film documents their already legendary tour with intimate ... See full summary »

Director: Dean DeBlois | Stars: Amiina, Hildur Arsaelsdottir, Jon Thor Birgisson, Orri P. Dyrason

Votes: 7,169

61. Michael Jackson: Number Ones (2003 Video)

91 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

8.6
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Compilation of the music videos of the fifteen number one hits of Michael Jackson.

Directors: Steve Barron, Nicholas Brandt, Colin Chilvers, Bob Giraldi, Bruce Gowers, Paul Hunter, Wayne Isham, Michael Jackson, John Landis, Vincent Paterson, Joe Pytka, Nick Saxton, Martin Scorsese, Don Wilson | Stars: Michael Jackson, Forrest J. Ackerman, Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter, Sybil Azur

Votes: 1,031

62. George Carlin: Complaints & Grievances (2001 TV Special)

55 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.6
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In "Complaints & Grievances," George Carlin's 12th HBO comedy special, taped at the Beacon Theater in New York on November 17, 2001 (ten weeks after 9/11), Carlin casts his usual jaundiced ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Star: George Carlin

Votes: 2,694

63. Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008 TV Movie)

91 min | Documentary

8.6
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A journey through space and time.

Director: Yavar Abbas | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Sean Pertwee

Votes: 2,930

64. Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks (2003 Video)

Not Rated | 206 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

8.6
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This DVD Release (Complete Masterworks) contains the groundbreaking, hard to get (legally), HBO episodes which tell the tale of The D in their early days on the road to stardom. Also ... See full summary »

Directors: Tom Gianas, Spike Jonze, Liam Lynch, Troy Miller, Dave Skinner, Gabe Swarr | Stars: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Scott Adsit, Dave Allen

Votes: 1,523

65. Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (1973 TV Special)

87 min | Documentary, Music

8.6
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A 1973 concert by Elvis Presley taped at the Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. This was the first program to ever be beamed around the world by satellite.

Director: Marty Pasetta | Stars: Elvis Presley, James Burton, Jerry Scheff, Charlie Hodge

Votes: 1,012

66. AC/DC: Live at Donington (1992 Video)

Not Rated | 120 min | Documentary, Music

8.6
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Filmed coverage of legendary Australian band AC/DC's third headlining show at the "Monsters of Rock" festival in Castle Donington, UK.

Director: David Mallet | Stars: Angus Young, Malcolm Young, Brian Johnson, Cliff Williams

Votes: 1,218

67. Bill Hicks: Sane Man (1989 Video)

84 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.6
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Classic stand-up performance recorded in Austin Texas in 1989.

Directors: Kevin Booth, David Johndrow | Star: Bill Hicks

Votes: 1,739

68. The Rise & Fall of ECW (2004 Video)

TV-MA | 360 min | Documentary, Sport

8.6
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A documentary on the rise and fall of cult wrestling federation ECW

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Abdullah the Butcher, Donna Adamo, Bill Alfonso, Mike Alfonso

Votes: 1,188

69. U2: Elevation 2001 Live from Boston (2001 Video)

Unrated | Documentary, Music

8.6
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A concert film which captures Bono and the U2 boys live in Boston June 6, 2001. The film is an interactive experience which lets the viewer dictate different perspectives and angles of ... See full summary »

Director: Hamish Hamilton | Stars: Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr.

Votes: 1,223

70. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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65 Metascore

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 25,343 | Gross: $2.60M

71. The Cove (2009)

PG-13 | 92 min | Documentary, Crime

8.5
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84 Metascore

Using state-of-the-art equipment, a group of activists, led by renowned dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry, infiltrate a cove near Taijii, Japan to expose both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

Director: Louie Psihoyos | Stars: Richard O'Barry, Louie Psihoyos, Hardy Jones, Michael Illiff

Votes: 42,319 | Gross: $0.87M

72. Stop Making Sense (1984)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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89 Metascore

An innovative concert movie for the rock group The Talking Heads.

Director: Jonathan Demme | Stars: David Byrne, Bernie Worrell, Alex Weir, Steven Scales

Votes: 8,967 | Gross: $0.15M

73. Hip-Hop Evolution (2016)

90 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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Interviews with influential MCs, DJs and moguls trace the genre's dynamic evolution from the 1970s through the 1990s in this documentary series.

Directors: Darby Wheeler, Sam Dunn, Scot McFadyen | Stars: Sal Abbatiello, Paul Ackerley, Bill Adler, Charlie Ahearn

Votes: 1,464

74. Hitting the Apex (2015)

138 min | Documentary

8.5
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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.

Director: Mark Neale | Stars: Jorge Lorenzo, Jose Manuel Lorenzo, Marc Marquez, Dani Pedrosa

Votes: 1,898

75. Bo Burnham: what. (2013 TV Special)

TV-MA | 60 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

8.5
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A musical stand-up comedy show by Bo Burnham, the famous internet musician.

Directors: Bo Burnham, Christopher Storer | Star: Bo Burnham

Votes: 3,463

76. Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010 TV Special)

82 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to.

Director: Louis C.K. | Stars: Louis C.K., Jesse Newman

Votes: 7,837

77. The Up in Smoke Tour (2000 Video)

119 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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This is it! Your front row seat to the greatest hip hop experience ever captured on film. This is the ultimate back stage pass for your total pleasure. "Up In Smoke" is it and now you've got it all. Fire it up.

Director: Philip G. Atwell | Stars: Ice Cube, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg

Votes: 1,585

78. Dave Chappelle: For What It's Worth (2004 TV Special)

60 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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Chappelle cuts loose in what he does best, Chappelle-style! And for what it's worth, no one is safe from Dave!

Director: Stan Lathan | Stars: Dave Chappelle, Greer Barnes

Votes: 5,258

79. Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (2010)

107 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

8.5
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An in-depth look at the Canadian rock band Rush, chronicling the band's musical evolution from their progressive rock sound of the '70s to their current heavy rock style.

Directors: Sam Dunn, Scot McFadyen | Stars: Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, Neil Peart, Trent Reznor

Votes: 3,225

80. Dangerous: The Short Films (1993 Video)

112 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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The music videos of Michael Jackson's Dangerous, including "Black or White," "Gone Too Soon," "Jam," "Heal the World," and more.

Directors: Billy DiCicco, David Fincher, Michael Jackson, David Kellogg, John Landis, Andrew Morahan, Vincent Paterson, Joe Pytka, Herb Ritts, John Singleton | Stars: Michael Jackson, Naomi Campbell, Gilby Clarke, Macaulay Culkin

Votes: 1,900

81. Robin Williams Live on Broadway (2002 TV Special)

TV-MA | 99 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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The fourth HBO stand-up special by Robin Williams.

Director: Marty Callner | Star: Robin Williams

Votes: 5,107

82. Life Cycles (2010)

47 min | Documentary, Sport

8.5
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Story of the bike, from its creation to its demise.

Directors: Derek Frankowski, Ryan Gibb | Stars: Graham Agassiz, Mike Hopkins, Matt Hunter, Cam McCaul

Votes: 1,057

83. Live Aid (1985 TV Special)

960 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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The broadcast of the biggest benefit concert in history, organized by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for Ethiopian famine relief.

Director: Vincent Scarza | Stars: Bob Geldof, Bryan Adams, Stuart Adamson, Mo Amin

Votes: 1,464

84. Eddie Izzard: Glorious (1997 Video)

99 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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Eddie Izzard's routine has a loose trajectory from the beginning of the Old Testament and the creation of the world in seven days to Revelations; God, in the voice of James Mason, makes ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Richardson | Stars: Eddie Izzard, Mac McDonald, Rhona Mitra

Votes: 2,264

85. The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires (1996 TV Movie)

Documentary

8.5
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Three part documentary that shows the insight look at the history of computers, from its rise in the 1970s to the beginning of the Dot-com boom of the late 1990s.

Stars: Robert X. Cringely, Douglas Adams, Sam Albert, Paul G. Allen

Votes: 1,106

86. Promises (2001)

106 min | Documentary

8.5
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80 Metascore

Several Jewish and Palestinian children are followed for three years and put in touch with each other, in this alternative look at the Jewish-Palestinian conflict. The three filmmakers ... See full summary »

Directors: B.Z. Goldberg, Justine Shapiro, Carlos Bolado | Stars: Moishe Bar Am, B.Z. Goldberg, Shlomo Green, Sanabel Hassan

Votes: 2,431 | Gross: $0.24M

87. Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life (2009 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

8.5
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A documentary about evolution.

Star: David Attenborough

Votes: 1,626

88. George Carlin: Doin' It Again (1990 TV Special)

60 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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George Carlin brings his comedy back to New Jersey and this time talks about Offensive Language, Euphemisms, They're Only Words, Dogs, Things you never hear, see or wanna hear, Some people ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci | Stars: George Carlin, Rocco Urbisci

Votes: 1,658

89. The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (2003)

Unrated | 74 min | Documentary

8.5
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81 Metascore

In April 2002, an Irish film crew is making a documentary about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, when a coup from the opposition is made.

Directors: Kim Bartley, Donnacha O'Briain | Stars: Hugo Chávez, Pedro Carmona, Jesse Helms, Colin Powell

Votes: 2,151

90. Isle of Flowers (1989)

13 min | Documentary, Short

8.5
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The ironic, heartbreaking and acid "saga" of a spoiled tomato: from the plantation of a "Nisei" (Brazilian with Japanese origins); to a supermarket; to a consumer's kitchen to become sauce ... See full summary »

Director: Jorge Furtado | Stars: Paulo José, Ciça Reckziegel, Douglas Trainini, Júlia Barth

Votes: 4,470

91. Bill Bailey: Part Troll (2004 Video)

93 min | Documentary, Comedy, Music

8.5
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A live stand up show featurng musical comedian Bill Bailey.

Director: Nick Morris | Stars: Bill Bailey, Kevin Eldon, John Moloney, Martin Trenaman

Votes: 1,267

92. Eddie Izzard: Definite Article (1996 Video)

109 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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'Definite Article' marks that thrilling moment when a promising talent moves up several gears into major stardom"--Daily Telegraph, UK

Director: Ed Bye | Star: Eddie Izzard

Votes: 1,859

93. Nirvana Live! Tonight! Sold Out!! (1994 Video)

90 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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An intimate look into one of the most influencing bands in music. NIRVANA , as they perform in this collage of performances, interviews , and touring.

Director: Kevin Kerslake | Stars: Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Jonathan Ross

Votes: 2,175

94. Dylan Moran: Monster (2004 Video)

85 min | Documentary, Comedy

8.5
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Irish comedian Dylan Moran live at Vicar Street, Dublin.

Director: Michael Matheson | Stars: Dylan Moran, Mark Heap

Votes: 1,325

95. Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (2014)

85 min | Documentary

8.4
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Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.

Directors: Kip Andersen, Keegan Kuhn | Stars: Lisa Agabian, Manucher Alemi, Lindsey Allen, Kip Andersen

Votes: 12,439

96. Before the Flood (2016)

PG | 96 min | Documentary, News

8.4
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63 Metascore

A look at how climate change affects our environment and what society can do to prevent the demise of endangered species, ecosystems and native communities across the planet.

Director: Fisher Stevens | Stars: Eddie Albert, Lindsey Allen, Jake Awa, Kelly Ayotte

Votes: 16,827

97. Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996)

Not Rated | 150 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

8.4
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A horrific triple child murder leads to an indictment and trial of three nonconformist boys based on questionable evidence.

Directors: Joe Berlinger, Bruce Sinofsky | Stars: Tony Brooks, Diana Davis, Terry Wood, Dick Clay

Votes: 11,745

98. Gleason (2016)

R | 110 min | Documentary

8.4
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80 Metascore

After he is diagnosed with ALS, former professional football player Steve Gleason begins making a video diary for his unborn son, as he, his wife, and their friends and family work to raise money for ALS patients as his disease progresses.

Director: Clay Tweel | Stars: Steve Gleason, Mike Gleason, Scott Fujita, Mike McKenzie

Votes: 1,477 | Gross: $0.58M

99. The Salt of the Earth (2014)

PG-13 | 110 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.4
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83 Metascore

The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting deprived societies in hidden corners of the world.

Directors: Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Wim Wenders | Stars: Sebastião Salgado, Wim Wenders, Lélia Wanick Salgado, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

Votes: 14,219 | Gross: $1.34M

100. One More Time with Feeling (2016)

113 min | Documentary, Music

8.4
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92 Metascore

Explores the creative process of Nick Cave and his band as the singer struggles an unspoken personal tragedy.

Director: Andrew Dominik | Stars: Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Votes: 2,079