Documentary Movies
Derren Brown: The Push

Derren Brown: The Push

Derren Brown: The Push
IMDb: 7.5
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Defiant

Defiant

Defiant
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Genre: Documentary
The Savages

The Savages

The Savages
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Genre: Documentary
Enter the Anime

Enter the Anime

Enter the Anime
IMDb: 7.8
58

What is anime? Through deep-dives with notable masterminds of this electrifying genre, this fast-paced documentary seeks to find the answers.

Genre: Documentary
The Pursuit

The Pursuit

The Pursuit
IMDb: 7.1
76

Professional musician turned intrepid economist Arthur Brooks travels around the globe in search of an answer to the question: How can we lift up the world together, starting with those…

Genre: Documentary
Far North

Far North

Far North
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Genre: Documentary
Woodstock

Woodstock

Woodstock
IMDb: 6.6
106

50 years after the legendary fest, Barak Goodman’s electric retelling of Woodstock, from the point of view of those who were on the ground, evokes the freedom, passion, community, and…

Genre: Documentary
This Is Home: A Refugee Story

This Is Home: A Refugee Story

This Is Home: A Refugee Story
IMDb: 7.8
91

The lives of four Syrian families, resettled in Baltimore and under a deadline to become self-sufficient in eight months.

Genre: Documentary
Invisible Essence: The Little Prince

Invisible Essence: The Little Prince

Invisible Essence: The Little Prince
IMDb: 7.2
90

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s transcendent story suggests an ethical philosophy about life and a universal code of respect for humanity. With every new generation that discovers the fable, The Little Prince’s…

Genre: Documentary
The Rebound

The Rebound

The Rebound
IMDb: 6.3
60

After a disappointing loss during the national championships, local wheelchair basketball team are ready to come back together and give their all in the forthcoming season. In community-supported wheelchair basketball…

Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God
IMDb: 8.1
100

A film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. He was the pride of Hawaii and revered around the…

Genre: Documentary
The Blues Accordin’ to Lightnin’ Hopkins

The Blues Accordin’ to Lightnin’ Hopkins

The Blues Accordin’ to Lightnin’ Hopkins
IMDb: 7.5
31

Les Blank’s portrait of the great Texas bluesman, ‘Lightnin’ Hopkins. The film includes interviews and a performance by Hopkins.

My Amityville Horror

My Amityville Horror

My Amityville Horror
IMDb: 5.5
88

For the first time in 35 years, Daniel Lutz recounts his version of the infamous Amityville haunting that terrified his family in 1975. George and Kathleen Lutz’s story went on…

A Dark Place

A Dark Place

A Dark Place
IMDb: 5.9
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The Beales of Grey Gardens

The Beales of Grey Gardens

The Beales of Grey Gardens
IMDb: 7.7
91

Mother and daughter – Big Edie and Little Edie Beale – live with six cats in a crumbling house in East Hampton. Little Edie, in her 50s, who wears scarves…

I Am Richard Pryor

I Am Richard Pryor

I Am Richard Pryor
IMDb: 7.3
92

This documentary tells the story of the legendary performer and iconic social satirist, who transcended race and social barriers by delivering his honest irreverent and biting humor to America’s stages…

When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up
IMDb: 9.2
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Genre: Documentary
Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.2
86

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

American Factory

American Factory

American Factory
IMDb: 7.4
110

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism…

Genre: Documentary
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones
IMDb: 8.1
65

Legendary comedian Dave Chappelle is back with an all-new stand-up comedy special, Sticks & Stones, his fifth Netflix Original.

David Bowie: Five Years

David Bowie: Five Years

David Bowie: Five Years
IMDb: 7.5
90

Featuring a wealth of previously unseen archive, this film looks at how Bowie continually evolved: from Ziggy Stardust to the Soul Star of Young Americans, to the ‘Thin White Duke’….

Genre: Documentary
Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien
IMDb: 6.8
95

The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott’s Alien – rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O’Bannon and…

Genre: Documentary
Victoria & Albert: The Royal Wedding

Victoria & Albert: The Royal Wedding

Victoria & Albert: The Royal Wedding
IMDb: 7.6
90

Historian Lucy Worsley restages the 1840 wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Aided by a team of experts, Worsley recreates the most important elements of the ceremony and the…

A Case of You

A Case of You

A Case of You
IMDb: 6.8
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Unbridled

Unbridled

Unbridled
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The Startup Kids

The Startup Kids

The Startup Kids
IMDb: 7.3
55

The Startup Kids is a documentary about young web entrepreneurs in the U.S. and Europe. It contains interviews with founders of Vimeo, Dropbox, Soundcloud and more who talk about how…

Untouchable

Untouchable

Untouchable
IMDb: 6.4
98

The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues…

Genre: Documentary
Slender Man Stabbing: The Untold Story

Slender Man Stabbing: The Untold Story

Slender Man Stabbing: The Untold Story
IMDb: 5.6
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Genre: Documentary
Daughter of Shanghai

Daughter of Shanghai

Daughter of Shanghai
IMDb: 7.7
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Genre: Documentary
Shakuhachi: One Sound One Life

Shakuhachi: One Sound One Life

Shakuhachi: One Sound One Life
IMDb: 7.1
91

The shakuhachi is a famous Japanese lbamboo-flute. It was originally introduced from China into Japan in the 7th century and underwent a resurgence in the early Edo period. The film…

Genre: Documentary
JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes

JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes

JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes
IMDb: 6.7
120

An inside glimpse at the fairy tale wedding of John F. Kennedy Jr. and Carolyn Bessette in 1996, including never-before-seen footage from the private event.

Genre: Documentary
Q Ball

Q Ball

Q Ball
IMDb: 6.7
97

Across the Bay from the NBA champion Golden State Warriors is another Warriors team, one that plays only home games. Felony convictions derailed the lives of the San Quentin Prison…

Genre: Documentary
8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back

8 Days: To the Moon and Back
IMDb: 8.6
90

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning…

The Day We Walked On The Moon

The Day We Walked On The Moon

The Day We Walked On The Moon
IMDb: 7.6
60

On July 16, 1969, hundreds of thousands of spectators and an army of reporters gathered at Cape Kennedy to witness one of the great spectacles of the century: the launch…

Genre: Documentary
Apollo: Missions to the Moon

Apollo: Missions to the Moon

Apollo: Missions to the Moon
IMDb: 7.9
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National Geographic’s riveting effort recounts all 12 crewed missions using only archival footage, photos and audio.

National Anthem Girl

National Anthem Girl

National Anthem Girl
IMDb: 5.1
76

‘National Anthem Girl’ tells the story of Long Island native, Janine Stange, who, in 2014, became the first person in U.S. history to perform The Star Spangled Banner in all…

Genre: Documentary
Framing John DeLorean

Framing John DeLorean

Framing John DeLorean
IMDb: 6.3
109

A documentary interspersed with acted scenes, this portrait of John DeLorean covers the brilliant but tragically flawed automaker’s rise to stardom and shocking down fall.

Unmasking Jihadi John: Anatomy of a Terrorist

Unmasking Jihadi John: Anatomy of a Terrorist

Unmasking Jihadi John: Anatomy of a Terrorist
IMDb: 7.6
90

The inside story behind the hunt for ISIS poster boy “Jihadi John” by the US and British military and intelligence services. An interrogation of the twisted worldview espoused by ISIS…

Genre: Documentary
Merely Marvelous: The Dancing Genius of Gwen Verdon

Merely Marvelous: The Dancing Genius of Gwen Verdon

Merely Marvelous: The Dancing Genius of Gwen Verdon
IMDb: 7.6
76

Merely Marvelous is a celebration of the art and life of Broadway’s greatest dancing star, Gwen Verdon. She overcame many obstacles, including rickets, the Hollywood system, a loveless first marriage…

Genre: Documentary
Stiv

Stiv

Stiv
IMDb: 4.5
85

The life and times of Stiv Bators, legendary frontman of the Dead Boys and The Lords of The New Church.

Genre: Documentary