Documentary Movies
Shangri-La

Shangri-La

Shangri-La
TMDb: 6.1
N/A

An intimate look at the creative process through the lens of legendary music producer Rick Rubin.

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Genre: Documentary
Armstrong

Armstrong

Armstrong
IMDb: 8.9
100

Dramatic, moving and deeply human, ARMSTRONG offers the definitive life story of Neil Armstrong: from his childhood in Ohio to his first steps on the Moon, and beyond.

Aziz Ansari: Right Now

Aziz Ansari: Right Now

Aziz Ansari: Right Now
IMDb: 6.7
65

In a comedy special directed by Spike Jonze, Aziz Ansari shares deep personal insights and hilarious takes on wokeness, family and the social climate.

I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter

I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter

I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter
IMDb: 7.9
62

Teen Michelle Carter’s actions shocked a nation – but what really happened behind closed doors? This HBO special showcases the prosecution’s point of view and alternately the defense’s. Which side…

Genre: Documentary
Cities of the Underworld

Cities of the Underworld

Cities of the Underworld
TMDb: 7.4
45 min

Cities of the Underworld is an American documentary television series that premiered on March 2, 2007, on the History channel. The program explores the subterranean environment and culture beneath various…

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Genre: Documentary
The Movies

The Movies

The Movies
TMDb: 8.9
N/A

Explore American cinema through the decades and the cultural, societal and political shifts that framed its evolution.

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Genre: Documentary
ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads

ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads

ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads
IMDb: 7.1
48

Robert Johnson was one of the most influential blues guitarists ever. Even before his early death, fans wondered if he’d made a pact with the Devil.

Genre: Documentary
Smart Justice: The Jayme Closs Case

Smart Justice: The Jayme Closs Case

Smart Justice: The Jayme Closs Case
IMDb: 5.6
61

This is the incredible survival story that riveted the nation. Thirteen-year-old Jayme Closs, kidnapped from her home in Wisconsin, after watching her mother and father murdered before her eyes. After…

Genre: Documentary
Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story

Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story

Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story
IMDb: 6.3
116

In the world of professional sports, no American athlete ever came back from a mental health disorder….until Ron Artest, now known to the world as Metta World Peace.

Genre: Documentary
Hatton Garden: The Inside Story

Hatton Garden: The Inside Story

Hatton Garden: The Inside Story
IMDb: 6.7
46

Ross Kemp examines the April 2015 heist when a group of criminals carried out what has been described as the biggest burglary in British history. With access to the secret…

Genre: Documentary
All in My Family

All in My Family

All in My Family
IMDb: 6.6
39

After starting a family of his very own in America, a gay filmmaker documents his loving, traditional Chinese family’s process of acceptance.

Genre: Documentary
Life Overtakes Me

Life Overtakes Me

Life Overtakes Me
IMDb: 7.1
40

Hundreds of refugee children in Sweden, who have fled with their families from extreme trauma, have become afflicted with ‘uppgivenhetssyndrom,’ or Resignation Syndrome. Facing deportation, they withdraw from the world…

Genre: Documentary
Bound By Movement

Bound By Movement

Bound By Movement
IMDb: 5.5
82

Go where only those with enough guts and dedication can reach. Join the worlds best parkour athletes as they travel to the edge of possibility on a behind the scenes…

16 Shots

16 Shots

16 Shots
IMDb: 7.3
92

Documentary examining the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke and the cover-up that ensued.

Genre: Documentary
Ice on Fire

Ice on Fire

Ice on Fire
IMDb: 7.2
98

An eye-opening documentary that asks the question: Are we going to let climate change destroy civilization, or will we act on technologies that can reverse it? Featuring never-before-seen solutions on…

Genre: Documentary
Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works

Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works
IMDb: 7.8
90

In 1943, in a circus tent in Burbank, CA, a bunch of revolutionary thinkers first gathered together in secrecy to build America’s first jet fighter. They were rule benders, chance…

The Black Godfather

The Black Godfather

The Black Godfather
IMDb: 7.9
118

Follows the life of Clarence Avant, the ultimate, uncensored mentor and behind-the-scenes rainmaker in music, film, TV and politics.

Genre: Documentary
XY Chelsea

XY Chelsea

XY Chelsea
IMDb: 7.8
92

The historic story of whistleblower Chelsea Manning. Shot over two years and featuring exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes verité with Manning, the film picks up on the momentous day in May…

Genre: Documentary
Chasing Happiness

Chasing Happiness

Chasing Happiness
IMDb: 2.2
96

From humble roots as pastor’s sons in New Jersey, through their meteoric rise to fame, the Jonas Brothers’ bond was unshakeable-until a surprising and painful breakup led Joe, Kevin and…

Ask Dr. Ruth

Ask Dr. Ruth

Ask Dr. Ruth
IMDb: 7.8
100

A documentary portrait chronicling the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America’s most famous sex therapist. As her 90th birthday approaches, Dr. Ruth revisits her…

Genre: Documentary
In Search of Flight AF447

In Search of Flight AF447

In Search of Flight AF447
IMDb: 5.9
90

On June 1st, 2009, Air France flight 447 disappeared somewhere over the South Atlantic. After five lengthy, costly search campaigns, the plane was finally located and the black boxes recovered….

Genre: Documentary
The Edge of Democracy

The Edge of Democracy

The Edge of Democracy
IMDb: 7.2
113

A cautionary tale for these times of democracy in crisis—the personal and political fuse to explore one of the most dramatic periods in Brazilian history. With unprecedented access to Presidents…

Genre: Documentary
The Brink

The Brink

The Brink
IMDb: 6.9
91

Now unconstrained by an official post, Steve Bannon is free to peddle influence as a perceived kingmaker, who some say still has a direct line to the White House. After…

Genre: Documentary
Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies

Third Eye Spies
IMDb: 5.6
94

Two physicists discover psychic abilities are real only to have their experiments at Stanford co-opted by the CIA and their research silenced by the demands of secrecy. Yet, as both…

Wig

Wig

Wig
IMDb: 7.3
89

Spotlighting the art of drag, and centered on the New York staple Wigstock, this documentary showcases the personalities and performances that inform the ways we understand queerness, art and identity…

Genre: Documentary
Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars

Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars

Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars
IMDb: 6.8
75

This is the untold story of the personal battles that gave rise to the multi-billion dollar video game industry. Brought to life by Academy Award® winning director Daniel Junge, this…

Genre: Documentary
You Can’t Watch This

You Can’t Watch This

You Can’t Watch This
IMDb: 8.7
51

Seemingly overnight a collection of prominent & controversial political commentators were more or less stripped of their online existence by social media giants. These commentators speak about what it is…

Genre: Documentary
The Legend of Cocaine Island

The Legend of Cocaine Island

The Legend of Cocaine Island
IMDb: 7.1
87

A family man with no drug running experience searches the Caribbean for a lost stash of cocaine said to be worth at least $2 million.

Genre: Documentary
Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert

Caligari in the Desert
IMDb: 8.6
23

In the midst of the desert, a retired gold miner follows his passions of silent movies, local history and sign painting, creating a unique menagerie in his house with no…

Genre: Documentary
The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue

The Cold Blue
IMDb: 7.8
74

A meditation on youth, war and stunning bravery, featuring footage, taken from the National Archives, from the documentary filmed in 1943 by legendary Hollywood director William Wyler about the famous…

Ice Bridge: The impossible Journey

Ice Bridge: The impossible Journey

Ice Bridge: The impossible Journey
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

Is it possible that Ice Age people succeeded in crossing the frozen Atlantic Ocean to North America, thousands of years before the Vikings and Columbus? Two archaeologists believe so after…

Genre: Documentary
The World Before Your Feet

The World Before Your Feet

The World Before Your Feet
IMDb: 4.8
96

For over 6 years, Matt Green, 37, has been walking every street in New York City – a total of more than 8000 miles. The World Before Your Feet tells…

Genre: Documentary
The Last Czars

The Last Czars

The Last Czars
TMDb: 7.5
300 min

When social upheaval sweeps Russia in the early 20th century, Czar Nicholas II resists change, sparking a revolution and ending a dynasty.

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My Ghost Story

My Ghost Story

My Ghost Story
TMDb: 3
43 min

Ordinary people reveal their terrifying experiences with the paranormal through photographs, audio recordings, video evidence and chilling reenactments.

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Genre: Documentary
I Survived…

I Survived…

I Survived…
TMDb: 7.7
30 min

What would you do if you were confronted with death? What gives someone the strength to survive? Is it luck, chance, instinct? In a stripped-down, simple-yet-cinematic interview style, “I Survived…”…

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Genre: Documentary
Scorned: Love Kills

Scorned: Love Kills

Scorned: Love Kills
TMDb: 7
43 min

Scorned: Love Kills is an American documentary television series on Investigation Discovery that premiered on January 21, 2012 and features tales of love gone fatally wrong.

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The Planets

The Planets

The Planets
TMDb: 9
60 min

Professor Brian Cox explores the dramatic lives of the eight majestic planets/worlds that make up our solar system.

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Genre: Documentary
First Responders Live

First Responders Live

First Responders Live
TMDb: 6
43 min

A live in-depth look at the brave American heroes who put their own lives on the line as they race into danger to save others. Television journalist Josh Elliott puts…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre

ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre

ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre
IMDb: 7.2
70

Ambushed by Ulster loyalists, three members of the Miami Showband were killed in Northern Ireland in 1975. Was the crime linked to the government?

Genre: Documentary
The Man Who Used HIV As A Weapon

The Man Who Used HIV As A Weapon

The Man Who Used HIV As A Weapon
IMDb: 6.7
49

The shocking accounts of five men who were abused by Daryll Rowe – the first ever person in the UK to be convicted after deliberately infecting men with HIV.

Genre: Documentary