Documentary Movies

Good Night Oppy

Good Night Oppy

Good Night Oppy
IMDb: N/A
105

The inspirational true story of Opportunity, a rover that was sent to Mars for a 90-day mission but ended up surviving for 15 years. Follow Opportunity’s groundbreaking journey on Mars…

Genre: Documentary
Stewart

Stewart

Stewart
IMDb: N/A
90

Stewart follows Jackie Stewart’s rise from humble beginnings outside Glasgow, through the dark years of the early 1970s when Stewart, despite opposition, tried to improve safety at the races.

Genre: Documentary
Ghislaine Maxwell: Filthy Rich

Ghislaine Maxwell: Filthy Rich

Ghislaine Maxwell: Filthy Rich
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101

Stories from survivors frame this documentary detailing the sex-trafficking trial of Ghislaine Maxwell, a socialite and accomplice of Jeffrey Epstein.

Genre: Documentary
Capturing the Killer Nurse

Capturing the Killer Nurse

Capturing the Killer Nurse
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95

Charlie Cullen was an experienced registered nurse, trusted and beloved by his colleagues at Somerset Medical Center in New Jersey. He was also one of history’s most prolific serial killers,…

Genre: Documentary
Director by Night

Director by Night

Director by Night
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54

Acclaimed composer Michael Giacchino made his directorial debut with Marvel Studios’ Special Presentation “Werewolf by Night.” This behind-the-scenes special explores Giacchino’s vision, style and approach to bringing the chilling story…

Genre: Documentary
Let There Be Drums!

Let There Be Drums!

Let There Be Drums!
IMDb: N/A
93

Through conversations with the world’s greatest drummers, director Justin Kreutzmann explores the importance of music in bringing people together.

Genre: Documentary
The Pez Outlaw

The Pez Outlaw

The Pez Outlaw
IMDb: N/A
85

This incredible fish-out-of-water story follows the adventures of Steve Glew, a small-town Michigan farmer, who boards a plane for Eastern Europe soon after the fall of the Berlin Wall. His…

Is That Black Enough for You?!?

Is That Black Enough for You?!?

Is That Black Enough for You?!?
IMDb: N/A
135

A look at the Black revolution in 1970s cinema, from genre films to social realism, from the making of new superstars to the craft of rising auteurs.

Genre: Documentary
Moonage Daydream

Moonage Daydream

Moonage Daydream
IMDb: N/A
135

A cinematic odyssey featuring never-before-seen footage exploring David Bowie’s creative and musical journey.

A Tribute to Her Majesty the Queen

A Tribute to Her Majesty the Queen

A Tribute to Her Majesty the Queen
IMDb: N/A
91

On the death of HM Queen Elizabeth II, a special documentary featuring contributions from HM King Charles III, her children, public figures, and those who worked with her. With previously…

Genre: Documentary
Hockeyland

Hockeyland

Hockeyland
IMDb: N/A
109

In Minnesota’s unforgiving North Country, hockey is life. Over the course of a season, two rival high school programs—one an emergent dynasty, the other steeped in a proud legacy—strive for…

Genre: Documentary
NYC Point Gods

NYC Point Gods

NYC Point Gods
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83

An in-depth look at the legendary point guards of New York City who honed their craft and developed their legendary showmanship in the 1980s and ’90s. The documentary spotlights the…

Genre: Documentary
Eps12The Future Of

The Future Of

The Future Of
TMDb: 7.7
20 min

With the help of industry experts, this innovative docuseries examines new and emerging technological trends to imagine revolutionary possibilities.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Kick Like Tayla

Kick Like Tayla

Kick Like Tayla
IMDb: N/A
55

Kick Like Tayla shares a raw and unfiltered look into the life of AFLW player and boxing champion, Tayla Harris, as she confronts public and personal challenges, and channels her…

Genre: Documentary
Lancaster

Lancaster

Lancaster
IMDb: N/A
110

The story of the iconic WW2 bomber told through the words of the last surviving crew members, re-mastered archive material and extraordinary aerial footage of the RAF’s last airworthy Lancaster.

Genre: Documentary
The Janes

The Janes

The Janes
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101

Defying the state legislature that outlawed abortion, the Catholic Church that condemned it, and the Chicago Mob that was profiting from it, the members of “Jane” risked their personal and…

Genre: Documentary
2000 Mules

2000 Mules

2000 Mules
IMDb: N/A
89

“2000 Mules,” a documentary film created by Dinesh D’Souza, exposes widespread, coordinated voter fraud in the 2020 election, sufficient to change the overall outcome.

Genre: Documentary
Explorer: The Last Tepui

Explorer: The Last Tepui

Explorer: The Last Tepui
IMDb: N/A
55

Follows elite climber Alex Honnold and a world-class climbing team led by National Geographic Explorer and climber Mark Synnott on a grueling mission deep in the Amazon jungle as they…

Genre: Documentary
Bear Witness

Bear Witness

Bear Witness
IMDb: N/A
83

The film Journeys alongside the filmmakers behind Disneynature’s “Polar Bear” as they face profound challenges 300 miles from the North Pole. The team, who created a revolutionary arctic camp on…

Genre: Documentary
White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch

White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch

White Hot: The Rise & Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch
IMDb: N/A
88

All the cool kids were wearing it. This documentary explores A&F’s pop culture reign in the late ’90s and early 2000s and how it thrived on exclusion.

Genre: Documentary
Gerry Anderson: A Life Uncharted

Gerry Anderson: A Life Uncharted

Gerry Anderson: A Life Uncharted
IMDb: N/A
90

Gerry Anderson’s successful career spanned 60 years. Released a decade after his death, this documentary draws on exclusive access to over 30 hours of previously unpublished interviews, in order to…

Genre: Documentary
Navalny

Navalny

Navalny
IMDb: N/A
98

Follows the man who survived an assassination attempt by poisoning with a lethal nerve agent in August 2020. During his months-long recovery, he makes shocking discoveries about the attempt on…

Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King

Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King

Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King
IMDb: N/A
90

When the young founder of a collapsing cryptocurrency exchange dies unexpectedly, irate investors suspect there’s more to his death than meets the eye.

Eps4Wasteland

Wasteland

Wasteland
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N/A

Examines the terrible impact waste is having on America’s waterways and the challenges people must overcome to preserve their health.

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Jackass Forever

Jackass Forever

Jackass Forever
IMDb: N/A
96

Celebrate the joy of a perfectly executed shot to the groin as Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O and the rest of the gang return alongside some newcomers for one final round of…

We Feed People

We Feed People

We Feed People
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89

We Feed People spotlights renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit World Central Kitchen’s incredible mission and evolution over 12 years from being a scrappy group of grassroots volunteers to…

Genre: Documentary
Mickey: The Story of a Mouse

Mickey: The Story of a Mouse

Mickey: The Story of a Mouse
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89

Mickey Mouse is one of the most enduring symbols in our history. Those three simple circles take on meaning for virtually everyone on the planet. So ubiquitous in our lives…

Genre: Documentary
How to Survive a Pandemic

How to Survive a Pandemic

How to Survive a Pandemic
IMDb: N/A
109

An inside look at the historic, multi-national race to research, develop, regulate, and roll out COVID-19 vaccines in the war against the coronavirus pandemic.

Genre: Documentary
And Just Like That… The Documentary

And Just Like That… The Documentary

And Just Like That… The Documentary
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73

In the late ‘90s, “Sex and the City” took television by storm with its honest and hilarious perspective on love, relationships… and sex, earning legions of devoted fans. Over 20…

Genre: Documentary
Shane

Shane

Shane
IMDb: N/A
95

For a guy who grew up thinking only of Australian Rules football, it’s almost an accident that Shane Warne became the greatest cricketer of a generation, and one of the…

Genre: Documentary
Radford Returns

Radford Returns

Radford Returns
IMDb: N/A
250

Follows a team of car enthusiasts who have the rebirth of the iconic British car company in their hands, and must recreate their own version of Lotus’ Type 62, a…

Genre: Documentary
Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotland

Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotland

Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotland
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66

Amazon Music, Warner Records and Biffy Clyro present ‘Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotland’, an intimate documentary film showing the back-to-basics recording process they adopted to create their ninth studio…

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches
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60

Acclaimed actors draw from five of Douglass’ legendary speeches, to represent a different moment in the tumultuous history of 19th century America as well as a different stage of Douglass’…

The Wall: Climb For Gold

The Wall: Climb For Gold

The Wall: Climb For Gold
IMDb: N/A
95

Four female climbers face the sporting challenge of a lifetime as they attempt to compete in the first ever Olympic climbing competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The Wall: Climb…

Genre: Documentary
Diana: Life in Fashion

Diana: Life in Fashion

Diana: Life in Fashion
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50

Lady Diana Spencer was one half of the highest-profile courtship the British royal family had seen in decades. The wonder of Diana, and her style, stemmed partially from how noticeable…

Genre: Documentary
Rooney

Rooney

Rooney
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N/A

A documentary covering the life and career of Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney.

Downfall: The Case Against Boeing

Downfall: The Case Against Boeing

Downfall: The Case Against Boeing
IMDb: N/A
89

Investigators reveal how Boeing’s alleged priority of profit over safety could have contributed to two catastrophic crashes within months of each other.

Genre: Documentary
Terry Bradshaw: Going Deep

Terry Bradshaw: Going Deep

Terry Bradshaw: Going Deep
IMDb: N/A
74

A unique look at the life of the four-time Super Bowl Champion and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback. In August of 2021, Bradshaw took the stage at the Clay Cooper Theater in…

Genre: Documentary
‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas

‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas

‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas
IMDb: N/A
91

In this true-life twist on a holiday fable, Jeremy Morris brings a whole new meaning to Christmas spirit when his extravagant seasonal display sparks a dispute with his neighbors that…

Genre: Documentary
Lucy and Desi

Lucy and Desi

Lucy and Desi
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102

Explore the unlikely partnership and enduring legacy of one of the most prolific power couples in entertainment history. Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz risked everything to be together.

Genre: Documentary
Picabo

Picabo

Picabo
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The first career-spanning film chronicling the life of Picabo Street, the alpine skiing icon of the 1990s and co-director Lindsey Vonn’s childhood hero. From her unorthodox childhood in Idaho to…

Genre: Documentary
Freddie Mercury: The Final Act

Freddie Mercury: The Final Act

Freddie Mercury: The Final Act
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89

The story of the extraordinary final chapter of Freddie Mercury’s life and how, after his death from AIDS, Queen staged one of the biggest concerts in history, the Freddie Mercury…

Genre: Documentary
A Forbidden Orange

A Forbidden Orange

A Forbidden Orange
IMDb: N/A
85

Spain, 1970s. A Clockwork Orange, a film considered by critics and audiences as one of the best works in the history of cinema, directed by Stanley Kubrick and released in…

Cow

Cow

Cow
IMDb: N/A
93

A close-up portrait of the daily lives of two cows.

Genre: Documentary
Use of Force: The Policing of Black America

Use of Force: The Policing of Black America

Use of Force: The Policing of Black America
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86

As reports of fatal police violence continue to flood the headlines, this film shines a light on not only the circumstances of these cases but how to improve the system…

Genre: Documentary
The Tinder Swindler

The Tinder Swindler

The Tinder Swindler
IMDb: N/A
114

Posing as a wealthy, jet-setting diamond mogul, an Israeli conman wooed women online then conned them out of millions of dollars. Now some victims plan for payback.

Genre: Documentary
Eps6Welcome to Earth

Welcome to Earth

Welcome to Earth
TMDb: 7.9
40 min

Will Smith whose curiosity and wonder is positively infectious—is guided by National Geographic Explorers traveling to different corners of the world to get up close and personal with the weirdest,…

Status: Ended
Eps6VOIR

VOIR

VOIR
TMDb: 7
N/A

Film lovers examine the cinematic moments that thrilled, perplexed, challenged and forever changed them in this collection of visual essays.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Carole King & James Taylor: Just Call Out My Name

Carole King & James Taylor: Just Call Out My Name

Carole King & James Taylor: Just Call Out My Name
IMDb: N/A
97

Explore the 50-year friendship between award-winning singer/songwriters James Taylor and Carole King. The duo famously performed at Los Angeles’s Troubadour in 1970, and in 2010 made a triumphant return performance.

Earth Emergency

Earth Emergency

Earth Emergency
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50

This revealing film examines how human activity is setting off dangerous warming loops that are pushing the climate to a point of no return – and what we need to…

Genre: Documentary
Secrets of the Salisbury Poisonings

Secrets of the Salisbury Poisonings

Secrets of the Salisbury Poisonings
IMDb: N/A
76

In 2018, Russian spy Sergel Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned by nerve agent Novichok, one of the deadliest substances on earth. Police, doctors, and eye witnesses recall the…

Genre: Documentary
Dean Martin: King of Cool

Dean Martin: King of Cool

Dean Martin: King of Cool
IMDb: N/A
100

Dean Martin had a laid-back charm that made him successful in everything from big-screen comedies to television variety shows to live acts in Las Vegas. Filmmaker Tom Donahue explores Martin’s…

Genre: Documentary
Beanie Mania

Beanie Mania

Beanie Mania
IMDb: N/A
80

Beanie Babies, the stuffed toys created by Ty Warner that inspired a collecting craze in the late 90s, are the subject of this layered and riveting look at how they…

Genre: Documentary
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts
IMDb: N/A
103

An enchanting making-of story told through all-new in-depth interviews and cast conversations, inviting fans on a magical first-person journey through one of the most beloved film franchises of all time.

Reopening Night

Reopening Night

Reopening Night
IMDb: N/A
85

This documentary follows the cast, crew and staff of the world-famous Public Theater as they prepare to mount an all-black adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Merry Wives,” at the open-air Delacorte Theater…

Genre: Documentary
Surviving America

Surviving America

Surviving America
IMDb: N/A
96

In the wake of the new Civil Rights Movement it is important to tell Black stories from those who actually live it. Shoot first and ask questions later, lynchings, redlining,…

Genre: Documentary
The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media

The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media

The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media
IMDb: N/A
85

Examines Gabby’s life through the curated lens she created and immerses the viewer in the world of social media sleuthing that was crucial to the case.

The Story of Film: A New Generation

The Story of Film: A New Generation

The Story of Film: A New Generation
IMDb: N/A
160

The final chapter of his exceptional 15-part documentary exploring the history of cinema, The Story of Film: An Odyssey. Mark Cousins builds a bridge between the “before” of the health…

Genre: Documentary
Rolling Like Thunder

Rolling Like Thunder

Rolling Like Thunder
IMDb: N/A
81

This documentary plunges into the secret underground world and history of freight train and graffiti culture, uncovering stories of myth-like artists, remarkable romances, competitive graffiti crews, and battles with the…

Genre: Documentary
Dead Asleep

Dead Asleep

Dead Asleep
IMDb: N/A
86

Did a remorseful Randy Herman Jr. really commit a brutal murder in his sleep, or was it a convenient cover story? Exclusive access to Herman and his family, the defense…

Genre: Documentary