Docs2watch

by kumkowskipaulina | created - 10 months ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public
 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Instant Watch Options
  • Genres
  • Movies or TV
  • IMDb Rating
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
  • Keywords






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




Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »




































































































1. Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland (2018)

TV-MA | 105 min | Documentary

76 Metascore

An investigation into what happened to activist Sandra Bland, who died in police custody after a routine traffic stop.

Directors: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner | Stars: Sandra Bland, Robert E. Brzezinski, Brian Encinia, Cannon Lambert

Votes: 353

2. Baltimore Rising (2017)

TV-MA | 93 min | Documentary

Baltimore Rising follows activists, police officers, community leaders and gang affiliates, who struggle to hold Baltimore together in the wake of Freddie Gray's death in police custody.

Director: Sonja Sohn | Stars: Devin Allen, Genard Shadow Barr, Elijah Cummings, Kevin Davis

Votes: 232

3. Finding Happiness (2014)

Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary

Finding Happiness is a film that captures a joyful reality. With a unique story directly from the heart and soul of each person who has lived it. Told through the eyes of a New York ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Nicolaou | Stars: Elisabeth Röhm, Jyotish Novak, Romina Caruana, Anandi Cornell

Votes: 92

4. The Nature of Existence (2009)

Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary

41 Metascore

Filmmaker Roger Nygard roams the globe to the source of each of the world's philosophies, religions, and belief systems. He interviews spiritual leaders, scholars, scientists, artists, ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Nygard | Stars: Nancy Ellen Abrams, Rob Adonis, Aha, Javed Akhtar

Votes: 473 | Gross: $0.05M

5. The Departure (I) (2017)

87 min | Documentary

85 Metascore

A Buddhist monk asks what we owe one another & provides experiences to help us find answers. Documentary.

Director: Lana Wilson

Votes: 136 | Gross: $0.02M

6. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

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: 30,400 | Gross: $2.67M

7. Santoalla (2016)

83 min | Documentary, Mystery

68 Metascore

A Dutch couple, Martin and Margo Verfondern, move to a remote Spanish village of Santoalla to start a new life. There is conflict with the Spanish residents, resulting in the disappearance of Martin.

Directors: Andrew Becker, Daniel Mehrer | Stars: Margo Verfondern, Martin Verfondern, Manolo Rodríguez, Jovita Rodríguez

Votes: 227 | Gross: $0.00M

8. The Pathological Optimist (2017)

TV-14 | 93 min | Documentary, Biography

In the center of the recent Tribeca Film Festival scandal surrounding his film VAXXED: From Cover-up to Controversy stands Andrew Wakefield, discredited and stripped of his medical license ... See full summary »

Director: Miranda Bailey

Votes: 93 | Gross: $0.01M

9. Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds (2012)

Not Rated | 122 min | Documentary, History

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 names throughout history.

Director: Daniel Schmidt | Star: Patrick Sweeney

Votes: 1,579

10. A Little Wisdom (2017)

92 min | Documentary

See the world through the eyes of five-year-old Tibetan novice monk Hopakuli and share in his joys and sorrows as he endures the rigors of monastic life. A Little Wisdom endeavors to tell a... See full summary »

Director: Yuqi Kang | Stars: Richen Sherpa, Chorten Sherpa, Sherpa Wangchuk

Votes: 28

11. Destressed (2014)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy

A heartfelt look at the medical, psychological and holistic reality of the effect of stress on the human body and mind.

Director: Garry Pastore | Stars: Garry Pastore, Frank Amoruso, Shellia Baldwin, Jody Burke

Votes: 54

12. The Thought Exchange (2012)

92 min | Documentary

Thought Exchange is a simple yet profound way of looking at the world, that allows us to understand and experience the truth about who we really are, where we really live, what we really want, and how to have that all the time.

Director: Usher Morgan | Stars: Lucie Arnaz, David Friedman, Colleen McGloin, Dora Rubin

Votes: 58 | Gross: $0.07M

13. Elena (II) (2012)

80 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

81 Metascore

Elena, a young Brazilian woman, travels to New York with the same dream as her mother, to become a movie actress. She leaves behind her childhood spent in hiding during the years of the ... See full summary »

Director: Petra Costa | Stars: Li An, Elena Andrade, Petra Costa

Votes: 1,379

14. Being in the World (2010)

Unrated | 81 min | Documentary

BEING IN THE WORLD takes us on a journey around the world to meet philosophers influenced by the thought of Martin Heidegger, as well as experts in the fields of sports, music, craft, and ... See full summary »

Director: Tao Ruspoli | Stars: Tony Austin, Taylor Carman, Leah Chase, Ryan Cross

Votes: 294

15. Dream/Killer (2015)

Not Rated | 106 min | Documentary, Crime

In 2005, 20-year-old Ryan Ferguson was convicted and sentenced to 40 years in prison for a crime he did not commit, causing his father, Bill, to embark on a 10-year campaign to prove Ryan's innocence.

Director: Andrew Jenks | Stars: Charles Erickson, Bill Ferguson, Leslie Ferguson, Ryan Ferguson

Votes: 323

16. Unity (2015)

Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary

Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a ... See full summary »

Director: Shaun Monson | Stars: Aaron Paul, Adam Levine, Adrian Grenier, Alison Eastwood

Votes: 790

17. Standard Operating Procedure (2008)

R | 116 min | Documentary, Crime, War

70 Metascore

Errol Morris examines the incidents of abuse and torture of suspected terrorists at the hands of U.S. forces at the Abu Ghraib prison.

Director: Errol Morris | Stars: Megan Ambuhl Graner, Javal Davis, Ken Davis, Anthony Diaz

Votes: 3,714 | Gross: $0.23M

18. The Philosopher Kings (2009)

Not Rated | 69 min | Documentary

An exploration of wisdom in the heart of America's most prestigious universities. Wisdom is found in the most unlikely places.

Director: Patrick Shen | Stars: Melinda Augustus, Corby Baker, Luis Cardenas, Oscar Dantzler

Votes: 154

19. Dior and I (2014)

R | 90 min | Documentary

70 Metascore

Dior and I brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons' first haute couture ... See full summary »

Director: Frédéric Tcheng | Stars: Christian Dior, Omar Berrada, Raf Simons, Pieter Mulier

Votes: 3,261 | Gross: $1.03M

20. Nuts! (I) (2016)

Unrated | 79 min | Documentary, Animation

82 Metascore

The mostly true story of Dr. John Romulus Brinkley, an eccentric genius who built an empire with his goat-testicle impotence cure and a million-watt radio station.

Director: Penny Lane | Stars: Gene Tognacci, Andy Boswell, John Causby, Kelly Mizell

Votes: 632

21. Ramblin' Freak (2017)

TV-14 | 91 min | Documentary

In the wake of a devastating personal tragedy, a struggling would-be filmmaker finds a revealing home video in an old camcorder purchased on eBay and takes off with his cat on a ... See full summary »

Director: Parker Smith | Stars: Cat, Parker Smith, Gregg Valentino

Votes: 37

22. The Sound of Insects: Record of a Mummy (2009)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary

A hunter in a remote and idyllic forest stumbles on a make shift tent fashioned from sheets of plastic and containing the mummified remains of a corpse. A detailed journal found on site ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Liechti | Stars: Peter Mettler, Alexander Tschernek

Votes: 481

23. Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey (2012)

R | 105 min | Documentary, Music

53 Metascore

A documentary on Arnel Pineda, who was plucked from YouTube to become the new singer for the rock & roll band, Journey.

Director: Ramona S. Diaz | Stars: Arnel Pineda, Neal Schon, Jonathan Cain, Ross Valory

Votes: 1,187

24. Love Thy Nature (2014)

76 min | Documentary

Narrated by Liam Neeson, Love Thy Nature points to how deeply we've lost touch with nature, and takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with... See full summary »

Director: Sylvie Rokab | Stars: Liam Neeson, Elijah Ahmadi, Zach Allen, Eriberto Almeida Jr.

Votes: 116

25. The Reality of Truth (2016)

PG | 84 min | Documentary

This highly controversial documentary explores the relationship between, Spirituality, Religion, and Psychedelics. Lead by "Zappy" Zapolin, the film explores the many myths about reality, ... See full summary »

Directors: Laurent Levy, Mike Zapolin | Stars: Tim Booth, Deepak Chopra, Peter Coyote, Ram Dass

Votes: 138

26. Examined Life (2008)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary

64 Metascore

Examined Life pulls philosophy out of academic journals and classrooms, and puts it back on the streets. In Examined Life, filmmaker Astra Taylor accompanies some of today's most ... See full summary »

Director: Astra Taylor | Stars: Kwame Anthony Appiah, Judith Butler, Michael Hardt, Martha Nussbaum

Votes: 1,509 | Gross: $0.12M

27. Faith Connections (2013)

Not Rated | 115 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

A Sadhu who renounced the society, adopts a baby renounced by society.

Director: Pan Nalin | Stars: Bhole Baba, Hatha Yogi Baba, Pant Shirt Baba, Baby Bajrangi

Votes: 152

28. Orange Sunshine (2016)

Not Rated | 105 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

Orange Sunshine is the never-before-told story of the Brotherhood of Eternal Love - a spiritual group of surfers and hippies in California, which became the largest suppliers of LSD during ... See full summary »

Director: William A. Kirkley | Stars: Austin Arnold, Tyler Mauro, Francesca Galassi, Taylor Bottles

Votes: 456

29. The Interrupters (2011)

Unrated | 125 min | Documentary, Crime

86 Metascore

A year in the life of a city grappling with urban violence.

Director: Steve James | Stars: Tio Hardiman, Ameena Matthews, Toya Batey, Cobe Williams

Votes: 3,338 | Gross: $0.28M

30. Four Horsemen (2012)

Not Rated | 97 min | Documentary, News

The modern day Four Horsemen continue to ride roughshod over the people who can least afford it. Crises are converging when governments, religion and mainstream economists have stalled. 23 ... See full summary »

Director: Ross Ashcroft | Stars: Dominic Frisby, Gillian Tett, Lawrence Wilkerson, David Morgan

Votes: 2,587

31. Calling All Earthlings (2018)

74 min | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi

54 Metascore

A 1950's Howard Hughes employee-confidante, George Van Tassel, uses alien guidance and Nikola Tesla's ideas to build a time machine -- The Integratron. Is he deluded, or could it actually ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Berman | Stars: Daniel Boone, Eric Burdon, Valerie Gill, Desiree Hurtak

Votes: 48

32. Chicken People (2016)

83 min | Documentary, Comedy, Family

81 Metascore

Chicken People is a funny and uplifting look at the world of show chickens and the people who love them. Starting at the largest national poultry competition, likened to the Westminster Dog... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Lucas Haimes

Votes: 585

33. Goodnight, Sugar Babe: The Killing of Vera Jo Reigle (2013)

87 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime

The discovery of the mutilated body of a mentally challenged young mother begins a journey into madness that is so unbelievable the mastermind behind the crime ultimately got away with ... See full summary »

Director: J. David Miles | Stars: Lisa Baer, Danny Bixler, Desta Bixler, Jamie Bracy

Votes: 432

34. Millions: A Lottery Story (2006)

Not Rated | 101 min | Documentary

Follows the lives of a diverse group of people, all of whom have won multi-million dollar lottery jackpots.

Director: Paul La Blanc | Stars: Phylis Breth, Susan Breth, Louis Eisenberg, Donna Lange

Votes: 60

35. Superheroes (2011)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Action, Comedy

A journey inside the world of real life caped crusaders. From all over America, these self-proclaimed crime fighters, don masks, homemade costumes and elaborate utility belts in an attempt to bring justice to evildoers everywhere.

Director: Michael Barnett | Stars: Dale Pople, Robin S. Rosenberg

Votes: 1,635

36. In Search of Balance (2016)

TV-PG | 74 min | Documentary

An exploration of a new paradigm of health, science, and medicine, based on the interconnections between us and nature.

Director: Adam Pfleghaar | Stars: Miguel Altieri, Eshel Ben-Jacob, Jamie Boyd, John Calverly

Votes: 185

37. Free the Mind (2012)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, Adventure

51 Metascore

In 1992 Professor Richard Davidson, one of the world's leading neuroscientists, met the Dalai Lama, who encouraged him to apply the same rigorous methods he used to study depression and ... See full summary »

Director: Phie Ambo | Stars: Richard Davidson, Emma Seppala, John Osborne, Deborah Alagna

Votes: 321 | Gross: $0.16M

38. Heckler (2007)

R | 80 min | Documentary, Comedy

A documentary exploring the increasingly critical world we live in. After starring in a film that was critically bashed, Jamie Kennedy takes on hecklers and critics and ask some questions ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Addis | Stars: Louie Anderson, Criss Angel, Dave Attell, Vince August

Votes: 2,628

39. The Thread (2015)

61 min | Documentary, News

The document tells the story of the social media manhunt that took place in the wake of the Boston marathon bombing.

Director: Greg Barker | Stars: Kevin Cheetham, Anthony Reed, Gavon Laessig, Jessica Testa

Votes: 580

40. Beyond The Spectrum (2017)

62 min | Documentary, History, Mystery

What has Nasa been hiding from us beyond the visual spectrum?

Director: Darcy Weir | Star: Lee Lustig

Votes: 129

41. Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart (2014)

TV-14 | 98 min | Documentary

A small-town murder in New England became one of the highest-profile cases of the twentieth century. As the first fully televised court case, the Pamela Smart trial rattled the ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremiah Zagar | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix, Helen Hunt, Matt Dillon

Votes: 874

42. What Happened in Vegas (2017)

R | 90 min | Documentary

Ramsey Denison investigates a terrifying pattern of police corruption and discovers that behind the shimmering surface of Las Vegas lies a police department with individuals willing to go to any lengths to cover up crimes.

Director: Ramsey Denison | Stars: Rene Abelar, Larry Burns, Ramsey Denison, Tommy Gunns

Votes: 245

43. The Woman Who Wasn't There (2012)

Not Rated | 65 min | Documentary

The Woman Who Wasn't There is a psychological thriller that goes inside the mind of history's most infamous 9/11 survivor.

Director: Angelo J. Guglielmo Jr. | Stars: Tania Head, Elia Zedeno, Gerry Bogacz, Brendan Chellis

Votes: 1,619

44. Alison (II) (2016)

80 min | Documentary

Raped. Disemboweled. Nearly decapitated. Dumped on the outskirts of a nature reserve, dead - or so they thought. She needed a hero that night, so that's what she became. This is Alison's tale. A tale of monsters, miracles and hope.

Director: Uga Carlini | Stars: Christia Visser, De Klerk Oelofse, Alison Botha, Zak Hendrikz

Votes: 615

45. American Courtesans (2013)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary

American Courtesans is a feature documentary that takes you into the lives of American sex workers.

Director: James Johnson | Stars: Norma Jean Almodovar, Stephen Ardain, Karen M. Barnes, Pearl Callahan

Votes: 304

46. Circus Kid (2017)

Not Rated | 69 min | Documentary

Lorenzo Pisoni, at age 2, began in the family business by walking into the ring of his parents' Pickle Family Circus. By 6 years old he had signed a contract to be his father's clown ... See full summary »

Director: Lorenzo Pisoni | Stars: Geoff Hoyle, Bill Irwin, Larry Pisoni, Lorenzo Pisoni

Votes: 23

47. Unseen (II) (2016)

75 min | Documentary, Crime

In 2009, police discovered the bodies of eleven women decomposing in and around the home of known sex offender. With unprecedented access to the surviving victims, Unseen looks into how this killing spree went unnoticed for so long.

Director: Laura Paglin | Stars: Vanessa Gay, Latundra Billups, Shawn Morris, Melvette Sockwell

Votes: 411

48. The House I Live In (2012)

Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary

77 Metascore

From the dealer to the narcotics officer, the inmate to the federal judge, a penetrating look inside America's criminal justice system, revealing the profound human rights implications of U.S. drug policy.

Director: Eugene Jarecki | Stars: Eugene Jarecki, David Simon, Shanequa Benitez, William Julius Wilson

Votes: 5,050 | Gross: $0.21M

49. Bill Cunningham: New York (2010)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary, Biography, History