Highest Rated Titles With Paul G. Allen

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year




















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Chasing The Thunder (2018)

96 min | Documentary, Action

9.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

A thrilling high seas adventure feature documentary where two marine conservation captains from Sea Shepherd go on a hundred day chase of the illegal poacher and pirate fishing vessel, the Thunder.

Directors: Mark Benjamin, Marc Levin

Votes: 13

2. Nova (1974– )

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

8.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Science documentaries about various topics.

Stars: Jay O. Sanders, Craig Sechler, Lance Lewman, Will Lyman

Votes: 1,919

3. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: A Dangerous Future (2014)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

In episode eight, Matt Damon takes viewers on an investigation into the impact of extreme heat on human health and mortality. With a focus on startling new research from leading scientists ... See full summary »

Stars: Matt Damon, Thomas Friedman, Michael C. Hall

Votes: 27

4. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Moving a Mountain (2014)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

In the season finale, Michael C. Hall concludes his journey to Bangladesh where rising seas are expected to submerge 17% of the nation. After traveling to Christmas Island in episode three,... See full summary »

Star: M. Sanjayan

Votes: 25

5. Ocean Warriors (2016– )

Documentary

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

OCEAN WARRIORS weaves stories of courage and conflict, from the Antarctic's remote Southern Ocean, to the coral reefs of Tanzania and the vast tuna fisheries of the Western Pacific. Set ... See full summary »

Stars: Sid Chakravarty, Peter Hammarstedt, Simon Ager, Jim Wickens

Votes: 70

6. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018)
Episode: Intelligent Machines (2018)

TV-14 | 42 min | Documentary

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Steven Spielberg, Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Lucas and others attempt to answer the question: Will the smart machines that science fiction predicted save humankind or lead to our demise?

Stars: James Cameron, Isaac Asimov, Max Brooks, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 63

7. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )

TV-PG | Documentary

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

From the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy to the upheaval caused by drought in the Middle East, this groundbreaking documentary event series provides first-hand reports on those affected by, and seeking solutions to, climate change.

Stars: Thomas Friedman, Don Cheadle, America Ferrera, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Votes: 727

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

Documentary

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

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: 1,169

9. SIFF 35th Anniversary Tribute (2009)

20 min | Short, Comedy

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Ned, a SIFF staff volunteer is so overwhelmed by the amount of movie submissions he has to watch that he intends to commit suicide. He is saved by Lance, his guardian angel who decides to ... See full summary »

Director: Rick Stevenson | Stars: Ned Hosford, Brandon Whitehead, Dale Chihuly, Tom Skerritt

Votes: 25

10. Nova (1974– )
Episode: Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial (2007)

TV-PG | Documentary, Biography

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

When the school board in Dover, Pennsylvania votes to require science teachers to read a statement touting Intelligent Design as a scientific alternative to Darwin's Theory of Evolution ... See full summary »

Directors: Gary Johnstone, Joseph McMaster | Stars: Jay Benedict, Anthony Edridge, Michael Fitzpatrick, Paul Haley

Votes: 176

11. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005)

Not Rated | 359 min | Documentary, Biography

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

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.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Bob Dylan, B.J. Rolfzen, Dick Kangas, Liam Clancy

Votes: 10,554

12. Black Sky: The Race for Space (2004 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The remarkable story of Burt Rutan and SpaceShipOne. Only three of the most powerful governments in the world have achieved what they set out to do from a garage in the Mojave desert: to put a man in space.

Directors: Scott B, Sandy Guthrie, Jill Shinefield, Gail Willumsen | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Tom Bales, Jim Benson, Brian Binnie

Votes: 45

13. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018)
Episode: Time Travel (2018)

TV-14 | 42 min | Documentary

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Christopher Nolan, Keanu Reeves, Christopher Lloyd and others take a look at how, in science fiction, time travel offers the chance to correct history's mistakes - while creating entirely new ones.

Stars: James Cameron, Michael Biehn, Peter Capaldi, Shane Carruth

Votes: 64

14. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018)
Episode: Dark Futures (2018)

TV-14 | 42 min | Documentary

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan, Robert Kirkman and others explore how we will survive when the world goes to hell.

Stars: James Cameron, Madeline Brewer, Max Brooks, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 70

15. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Winds of Change (2014)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary

8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In episode six, America Ferrera profiles prominent climate change skeptic James Taylor of the Heartland Institute as he crusades against clean energy, and investigates the battle over the ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Bittman, America Ferrera

Votes: 23

16. Racing Extinction (2015)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
81 Metascore

A documentary that follows undercover activists trying to stave off a man-made mass extinction.

Director: Louie Psihoyos | Stars: Elon Musk, Joel Sartore, Louie Psihoyos, Charles Hambleton

Votes: 6,866

17. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018)

60 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

An exploration into the science fiction genre, with some of the greatest pioneers of the genre.

Stars: James Cameron, Ridley Scott, Steven Spielberg, Peter Capaldi

Votes: 589

18. Ghost Fleet (2018)

Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Ghost Fleet follows a small group of activists who risk their lives on remote Indonesian islands to find justice and freedom for the enslaved fishermen who feed the world's insatiable ... See full summary »

Directors: Shannon Service, Jeffrey Waldron

Votes: 34

19. This Emotional Life (2010– )

TV-PG | 120 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

This 3-part series opens a window into real lives, exploring ways to improve our social relationships, cope with emotional issues, and become more positive, resilient individuals. Each ... See full summary »

Stars: Daniel Gilbert, Dallas Malloy, Kenneth Siddons, Thomas Bradbury

Votes: 133

20. When Seattle Invented the Future: The 1962 World's Fair (2012 TV Movie)

56 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Historical photographs and film of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair bring this documentary to life. Seattle's business, civic and cultural leaders and longtime residents tell of the excitement and ambition the Fair ignited.

Director: John Gordon Hill | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Cliff Arquette, Van Cliburn, Louie the Dog

Votes: 6

21. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: End of the Woods (2014)

TV-PG | 57 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

In episode two, Harrison Ford continues his investigation into the global effects of the palm oil industry and further explores the corruption that has ravaged the Indonesian landscape ... See full summary »

Stars: Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Votes: 33

22. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )
Episode: Invaders (2005)

Documentary, History, Mystery

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: John Rubin | Stars: Edward Norton, Greg Asner, Jim Carlton, David Duffy

Votes: 12

23. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018)
Episode: Space Exploration (2018)

TV-PG | 42 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Will we ever travel to the stars, the way science fiction has imagined?

Stars: James Cameron, Luc Besson, Cady Coleman, Samuel R. Delany

Votes: 82

24. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )
Episode: Troubled Waters (2005)

Documentary, History, Mystery

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Edward Norton

Votes: 6

25. The Blues (2003)

Documentary, Music

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A documentary series about the origin and history of The Blues.

Stars: B.B. King, Pinetop Perkins, Ike Turner, Dick Waterman

Votes: 969

26. Evolution (2002– )

480 min | Documentary, Drama

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

This magazine-style documentary outlines biological evolution through a variety of dramatizations and data delivered by expert testimony.

Stars: Liam Neeson, Roger Brierley, Antony Carrick, Jane Cunliffe

Votes: 212

27. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: True Colors (2014)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

In episode five, Olivia Munn profiles climate-conscious governor Jay Inslee of Washington State, and together they discuss the issues he's faced since being elected. Meanwhile, New York ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Bittman, Olivia Munn

Votes: 25

28. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: Why Sex? (2002)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Add a Plot

Directors: Noel Buckner, Rob Whittlesey | Star: Liam Neeson

Votes: 20

29. American Masters (1985– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Scorsese, Tony Bennett, Peter Bogdanovich, Lee Grant

Votes: 647

30. Mind of a Giant (2016 TV Movie)

Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Directors: Emre Izat, Geoffrey Luck

Votes: 8

31. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Dry Season (2014)

TV-PG | 58 min | Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Harrison Ford investigates the effects of Indonesia's palm oil industry. Don Cheadle visits a Texan town that has been economically devastated by drought. Pulitzer Prize-winner Thomas ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Cheadle, Harrison Ford, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 44

32. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Ice & Brimstone (2014)

TV-PG | 57 min | Documentary

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In episode four, 60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl travels to Greenland to investigate the effects of global warming in the Arctic; Down south, Ian Somerhalder travels to North Carolina to listen in... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Somerhalder, Lesley Stahl

Votes: 27

33. The Ivory Game (2016)

112 min | Documentary

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
73 Metascore

Wildlife activists in take on poachers in an effort to end illegal ivory trade in Africa.

Directors: Kief Davidson, Richard Ladkani | Stars: Andrea Crosta, Ian Stevenson, Prince William

Votes: 2,353

34. Ballet Now (2018)

74 min | Documentary

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Featuring New York City Ballet's Prima Ballerina Tiler Peck - the first ever woman to be asked to curate The Music Center's famed BalletNOW program - and a diverse cast of world-class ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Cantor | Stars: Isabella Boylston, Zachary Catazaro, Preston Chamblee, Reece Clarke

Votes: 58

35. Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge (2005– )

Documentary

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: James Flynn, Brad Pitt, Jacob Gaffney, Julia Joyce

Votes: 36

36. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: Darwin's Dangerous Idea (2002)

Documentary, Drama

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Directors: David Espar, Susan K. Lewis, Alastair Reid | Stars: Roger Brierley, Antony Carrick, Jane Cunliffe, Manon Eames

Votes: 36

37. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )
Episode: Predators (2005)

Documentary, History, Mystery

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ron Bowman | Star: Edward Norton

Votes: 7

38. Portlandia (2011–2018)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan, Sam Adams

Votes: 16,359

39. Super Bowl XLIX (2015 TV Special)

Sport

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The defending Super Bowl 48 champions Seattle Seahawks and the AFC champion New England Patriots play for the championship of the National Football League at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

Director: Drew Esocoff | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Cliff Avril, Bill Belichick, LeGarrette Blount

Votes: 414

40. Black Sky: Winning the X Prize (2004 TV Movie)

Documentary

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The intimate, behind the scenes story of how Burt Rutan and the SpaceShipOne team overcome the obstacles and brave the dangers of space flight to claim the $10 million dollar X Prize.

Directors: Scott B, Sandy Guthrie, Jill Shinefield, Gail Willumsen | Stars: Paul G. Allen, Tom Bales, Jim Benson, Brian Binnie

Votes: 27

41. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: The Evolutionary Arms Race (2002)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Gail Willumsen | Star: Liam Neeson

Votes: 16

42. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: The Surge (2014)

TV-PG | 53 min | Documentary

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In episode three, MSNBC's Chris Hayes shadows climate change skeptic, Republican Congressman Michael Grimm, for a year in Staten Island in the wake of Superstorm Sandy and questions what he... See full summary »

Stars: Chris Hayes, M. Sanjayan, Daniel F.Q. Smith

Votes: 25

43. Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

PG-13 | 103 min | Documentary, Music

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
78 Metascore

Antoine Fuqua's documentary on the blues, shot at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, Mavis Staples

Votes: 607 | Gross: $0.20M

44. Strange Days on Planet Earth (2005– )

240 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Around the globe, scientists are racing to solve a series of mysteries. Unsettling transformations are sweeping across the planet, and clue by clue, investigators around the world are ... See full summary »

Stars: Edward Norton, Steve Arthur, Greg Asner, Jim Carlton

Votes: 197

45. That Film About Money (2014)

Not Rated | Short

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

What is the real value of a dollar? You think that a dollar bill is money and that banks are where your cash is stored and safeguarded. Well, you're wrong. Like, really wrong. The seventh film in the WE THE ECONOMY series.

Director: James Schamus | Star: James Schamus

Votes: 6

46. Evolution (2002– )
Episode: The Mind's Big Bang (2002)

60 min | Documentary, Drama

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Liam Neeson

Votes: 20

47. Portlandia (2011–2018)
Episode: Trail Blazers (2014)

TV-14 | 23 min | Comedy

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Kickstarter videos compete at the Can'ts Film Festival (hosted by Gus Van Sant). Toni and Candace coach the Portland Trail Blazers' dance team. Guest starring Gus Van Sant, Paul Allen, The Portland Trail Blazers & dancers.

Director: Jonathan Krisel | Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard

Votes: 116

48. The Blues (2003)
Episode: The Soul of a Man (2003)

127 min | Documentary, Music

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Wim Wenders entry into this in depth series documenting the blues. This film follows the exploits of three legendary blues men Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J B Lenoir. Includes ... See full summary »

Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Chris Thomas King, Keith B. Brown, James Hughes, David F. Hughes

Votes: 148

49. Naledi: A Baby Elephant's Tale (2016)

90 min | Documentary

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The incredible, true-life story of a baby elephant born into a rescue camp in the wilderness of Botswana. When she's suddenly orphaned at one month of age, it's up to the men who look after her herd to save her life.

Directors: Ben Bowie, Geoffrey Luck

Votes: 213

50. Years of Living Dangerously (2014– )
Episode: Revolt, Rebuild, Renew (2014)

TV-PG | 55 min | Documentary

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In episode seven, three stories provide insight into the economic costs and opportunities of global warming. Jessica Alba meets three members of Climate Corps-an innovative MBA-focused ... See full summary »

Stars: Jessica Alba, Tsalta Baptiste, Thomas Friedman, Chris Hayes

Votes: 21



Recently Viewed