Documentary Movies
Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet
TMDb: 8.3
60 min

David Attenborough travels to the end of the earth, taking viewers on an extraordinary journey across the polar regions of our planet.

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Genre: Documentary
Planet Earth II

Planet Earth II

Planet Earth II
TMDb: 8.5
60 min

David Attenborough presents a documentary series exploring how animals meet the challenges of surviving in the most iconic habitats on earth.

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Searching Eva

Searching Eva

Searching Eva
IMDb: 6.8
85

This is the tale of a young woman, growing up in the age of the internet and turning the search for oneself into a public spectacle, allowing kids from all…

Genre: Documentary
Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall

Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall

Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall
IMDb: 6.1
85

Backed by a full band and a ready wit, actor Ben Platt opens up a very personal songbook onstage — numbers from his debut LP, “Sing to Me Instead.”

Genre: Documentary
Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art
IMDb: 7.3
108

Banksy, the world’s most infamous street artist, whose political art, criminal stunts and daring invasions have outraged the establishment for over two decades. Featuring rare interviews with Banksy, this is…

Genre: Documentary
Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson

Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson

Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

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Genre: Documentary
We Need to Talk About A.I

We Need to Talk About A.I

We Need to Talk About A.I
IMDb: 7.2
N/A

A new film from acclaimed director, Leanne Pooley.

Paris Is Burning

Paris Is Burning

Paris Is Burning
IMDb: 8.6
71

Where does voguing come from, and what, exactly, is throwing shade? This landmark documentary provides a vibrant snapshot of the 1980s through the eyes of New York City’s African American…

Genre: Documentary
AKA Jane Roe

AKA Jane Roe

AKA Jane Roe
IMDb: 7.9
120

A portrait of Norma McCorvey, the “Jane Roe” whose unwanted pregnancy led to the 1973 case that legalized abortion nationwide, Roe v. Wade. The documentary unravels the mysteries closely guarded…

Genre: Documentary
Armadillo

Armadillo

Armadillo
IMDb: 6.8
105

ARMADILLO is an upfront account of growing cynicism and adrenaline addiction for young soldiers at war. Mads and Daniel are on their first mission in Helmand, Afghanistan. Their platoon is…

Genre: Documentary, War
On the Record

On the Record

On the Record
IMDb: 6.4
95

The haunting story of music executive Drew Dixon as she grapples with her decision to become one of the first women of color, in the wake of #MeToo, to come…

Genre: Documentary
Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth
IMDb: 7.8
115

In 1991 a group of countercultural visionaries built an enormous replica of earth’s ecosystem called Biosphere 2. When eight “biospherians” lived sealed inside, they faced ecological calamities and cult accusations….

Genre: Documentary
1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story
IMDb: 7.2
50

‘1917: The Real Story’ documents the true story behind the international blockbuster film ‘1917’ – providing an insight into the real-life characters, and what became of them.

Genre: Documentary, War
Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution

Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution

Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution
IMDb: 7.1
48

As the world races to lead the way in blockchain technology, could Africa have an advantage? This documentary follows the journey of Bitcoin pioneers as the continent seeks to leverage…

Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 8.5
102

Michael Hutchence was flying high as the lead singer of the legendary rock band INXS until his untimely death in 1997. Richard Lowenstein’s documentary examines Hutchence’s deeply felt life through…

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things
IMDb: 7.3
89

Ella Fitzgerald was a 15-year-old street kid when she won a talent contest in 1934 at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem. Within months she was a star. Over the next…

Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream
IMDb: 3.8
82

Since 1999, 18 of the last 22 winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have been Indian-American, making the incredible trend one of the longest in sports history. “Breaking the…

Genre: Documentary
Tabloid

Tabloid

Tabloid
IMDb: 7.5
87

A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary.

Ringside

Ringside

Ringside
IMDb: 5.7
95

A look at one of Chicago’s more troubled South Side neighborhoods from the point of view of two young boxers and their families.

Genre: Documentary
Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

Momo is a cryptozoological Bigfoot-like creature reported to live in Missouri. It is described as having a large head and body all covered in fur that resembles shag carpeting, and…

Red Dog

Red Dog

Red Dog
IMDb: 6.5
104

Country songwriter Luke Dick spent his toddler years living in the Red Dog, the rowdiest and most popular strip club in Oklahoma City. Now 30 years later, Luke has a…

Genre: Documentary
Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn

Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn

Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn
IMDb: 6.5
94

Legendary and controversial attorney Roy Cohn was a power broker in the rough and tumble world of New York City business and politics. Senator Joseph R. McCarthy’s top counsel during…

Genre: Documentary
Tread

Tread

Tread
IMDb: 7.4
88

Pushed to his breaking point, a master welder in a small town at the foot of the Rocky Mountains quietly fortifies a bulldozer with 30 tons of concrete and steel…

Genre: Documentary
Wild Karnataka

Wild Karnataka

Wild Karnataka
IMDb: 7.6
52

An unprecedented UHD film on Karnataka’s rich Biodiversity narrated by David Attenborough. Portraying the state with highest number of Tigers and Elephants using the latest technology – a masterpiece showcasing…

Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest
IMDb: 9.2
95

Across 2017/2018 Depeche Mode embarked on their Global Spirit Tour, in which they performed to more than 3 million fans at 115 shows across the globe. This new visually-striking film…

Genre: Documentary
Dads

Dads

Dads
IMDb: 4.1
87

A joyful exploration of modern fatherhood, this doc gathers the testimonies of dads around the world, from famous comedians to everyday parents. Their unfiltered stories speak to the beauty, struggles,…

Repeat Attenders

Repeat Attenders

Repeat Attenders
IMDb: 7.0
80

The theatre. Each year, millions of people attend to escape reality. But for a select few, the theatre IS their reality, with some of them seeing the same show hundreds…

Genre: Documentary
There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes
IMDb: 6.1
113

Norval Morrisseau was the first Indigenous Canadian artist to be taken seriously in the art world. By the turn of this century his work commanded tens of thousands of dollars….

Athlete A

Athlete A

Athlete A
IMDb: 8.4
104

Follow the Indianapolis Star reporters that broke the story about USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse and hear from gymnasts.

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind
IMDb: 7.2
120

Dr. Steven Greer’s previous works, SIRIUS and UNACKNOWLEDGED, broke crowdfunding records and ignited a grassroots movement. CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE FIFTH KIND features groundbreaking video and photographic evidence and supporting…

Genre: Documentary
Best Worst Movie

Best Worst Movie

Best Worst Movie
IMDb: 2.9
93

A look at the making of the film Troll 2 (1990) and its journey from being crowned the “worst film of all time” to a cherished cult classic.

Scheme Birds

Scheme Birds

Scheme Birds
IMDb: 7.7
90

Gemma’s childhood, a teenage troublemaker, turns into motherhood in Motherwell, a rusty Scottish steel town, a place where people either get knocked up or locked up, where innocent games can…

Genre: Documentary
Jasper Mall

Jasper Mall

Jasper Mall
IMDb: 7.2
84

A year in the life of a dying shopping mall located in Jasper, Alabama, United States. Opened on August 8, 1981, it currently is approximately 350,000 square feet.

Genre: Documentary
Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story
IMDb: 7.1
80

Introducing his never before seen ‘leaping one-hander’ to the masses on a national level, Kenny Sailors quickly grew to be a fan favorite while leading his Wyoming Cowboys to the…

No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces
IMDb: 5.5
95

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager examine the reality of life and discourse on college campuses in modern America.

Genre: Documentary
Diving with Dolphins

Diving with Dolphins

Diving with Dolphins
IMDb: 7.7
79

A chronicle of the making of Disneynature’s Dolphin Reef, the story of a young Pacific bottlenose dolphin named Echo. From wave surfing with dolphins in South Africa to dancing with…

Genre: Documentary
Welcome to Chechnya

Welcome to Chechnya

Welcome to Chechnya
IMDb: 7.8
107

This searing investigative work shadows a group of activists risking unimaginable peril to confront the ongoing anti-LGBTQ pogrom raging in the repressive and closed Russian republic. Unfettered access and a…

Genre: Documentary
The Aerialist

The Aerialist

The Aerialist
IMDb: 3.6
N/A

An aerialist rehearsing for a rock tour battles age, injury, and a young director scheming to end her career, while a mysterious reporter digs into the ghosts of her past.

Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado

Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado

Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado
IMDb: 7.2
96

Once the world’s most famous astrologer, Walter Mercado seeks to resurrect a forgotten legacy. Raised in the sugar cane fields of Puerto Rico, Walter grew up to become a gender…

Genre: Documentary
Slow Ride Home

Slow Ride Home

Slow Ride Home
IMDb: 7.7
81

It’s been described as “brave, daring, and courageous” by our friends and “stupid, dangerous, and foolish” by our parents, but we’d like to believe that ‘The Slow Ride Home’ is…

Genre: Documentary