Documentary Movies
Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Standing in the Shadows of Motown
IMDb: 7.6
116

In 1959, Berry Gordy Jr. gathered the best musicians from Detroit’s thriving jazz and blues scene to begin cutting songs for his new record company. Over a fourteen year period…

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Genre: Documentary
This Is Football

This Is Football

This Is Football
TMDb: 8.4
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An emotionally-charged, six-part documentary, exploring football’s extraordinary impact on the world. From the streets of Delhi to the fields of post-war Rwanda to the pitches of the Champions League, this…

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Sex Life

Sex Life

Sex Life
TMDb: 3.8
60 min

A voyeuristic documentary series about titillating sexual and erotic experiences.

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Genre: Documentary
Free Meek

Free Meek

Free Meek
TMDb: 6.4
N/A

This intimate documentary series chronicles Meek Mill’s transformation from chart-topping rapper to galvanizing face of criminal justice reform. As Meek, his family and his legal team fight for his freedom,…

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Genre: Documentary
Happy Jail

Happy Jail

Happy Jail
TMDb: 6.4
35 min

The jail in the Philippines made famous for a viral Michael Jackson dance video comes under the management of an ex-convict which causes some controversy

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Dark Waters: Murder in the Deep

Dark Waters: Murder in the Deep

Dark Waters: Murder in the Deep
TMDb: 7.5
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Viewers are taken deep into the world of maritime murders. Despite its promise of beauty and tranquility, the sea is a lawless world where jealousy, greed and rage surface and…

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If We Built It Today

If We Built It Today

If We Built It Today
TMDb: 8.2
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They are some of the world’s all-time greatest building projects. Most have stood the test of time, but with today’s technology, could they be duplicated and done better?

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Genre: Documentary
Diagnosis

Diagnosis

Diagnosis
TMDb: 8
49 min

Dr. Lisa Sanders crowdsources diagnoses for mysterious and rare medical conditions in a documentary series based on her New York Times Magazine column.

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Genre: Documentary
Fastest Car

Fastest Car

Fastest Car
TMDb: 7.5
45 min

The drivers of exotic supercars put their street cred on the line against deceptively fast sleeper cars built and modified by true gearheads.

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The Yorkshire Vet

The Yorkshire Vet

The Yorkshire Vet
TMDb: 8
NA min

DocumentaryseriesfollowingtheworkofthestaffofSkeldaleVeterinaryCentreinThirsk,NorthYorkshire-oncethepracticeofJamesHerriot.

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Genre: Documentary
A Wedding and a Murder

A Wedding and a Murder

A Wedding and a Murder
TMDb: 6
42 min

Examine the true stories of engagements, weddings, and picture-perfect honeymoons that went from joyous celebration to untimely death. Each episode exposes a grisly homicide set against the backdrop of what…

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The Mind of a Chef

The Mind of a Chef

The Mind of a Chef
TMDb: 8
30 min

Go inside the minds of some of the world’s top chefs. Narrated by Executive Producer Anthony Bourdain, The Mind of a Chef is that rare and beautiful thing: an intelligent…

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Genre: Documentary
The Murder Tapes

The Murder Tapes

The Murder Tapes
TMDb: 7.5
43 min

Incorporating bodycam footage from the initial crime scene, surveillance video, and interrogation room recordings, homicide investigations unfold through dramatic real video footage providing an up-close perspective on homicide investigations.

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Ultimate Airport Dubai

Ultimate Airport Dubai

Ultimate Airport Dubai
TMDb: 7.7
45 min

Less than 55 years ago, Dubai International Airport was a vast desert of sand. Today, it is a modern mecca of international air travel. With a staggering 344,000 flights, 57…

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Genre: Documentary
Murder in the Bayou

Murder in the Bayou

Murder in the Bayou
TMDb: 7.5
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The five-part docu-series investigates the unsolved murders of eight women whose bodies were discovered between 2005 and 2009 in drainage canals and on desolate back roads in and around the…

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Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two
TMDb: 6.2
30 min

The companion show to the popular BBC One programme Strictly Come Dancing which features interviews and training footage of the couples competing in the main Saturday night show, opinions from…

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Sons of Guns

Sons of Guns

Sons of Guns
TMDb: 7
30 min

Sons of Guns is a reality television series that airs on the Discovery Channel. The series centers on Red Jacket Firearms LLC, a Louisiana-based business that manufactures and sells custom…

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The Supersizers…

The Supersizers…

The Supersizers…
TMDb: 10
60 min

Restaurant critic Giles Coren and writer and comedian Sue Perkins experience the food culture of years gone by.

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Sermon on the Mount

Sermon on the Mount

Sermon on the Mount
IMDb: 7.4
46

Jerrod Carmichael explores aspects of the black experience through interviews with his family in this HBO Special.

Genre: Documentary
Illuminated

Illuminated

Illuminated
IMDb: 8.8
76

The true historical account of the Illuminati, exposing the actual rituals of the secret society, and answering the age-old question of whether or not the order still exists.

Genre: Documentary
The River and the Wall

The River and the Wall

The River and the Wall
IMDb: 7.1
109

This documentary follows five friends on an immersive adventure through the unknown wilds of the Texas borderlands as they travel 1200 miles from El Paso to the Gulf of Mexico…

Return to Earth

Return to Earth

Return to Earth
IMDb: 5.4
N/A

A cinematic mountain-bike film. Featuring some of the sports biggest athletes. The ninth feature from award-winning adventure filmmakers Anthill Films. Return to Earth proves that when we lose track of…

Genre: Documentary
Baristas

Baristas

Baristas
IMDb: 6.3
98

The follow up to the hit documentary “Barista” features four National Barista champions from around the globe who represent their countries and their craft in an attempt to win the…

Genre: Documentary
The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter

The Final Quarter
IMDb: 7.7
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Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge
IMDb: 7.1
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Genre: Documentary
Inside the Edge: A Professional Blackjack Adventure

Inside the Edge: A Professional Blackjack Adventure

Inside the Edge: A Professional Blackjack Adventure
IMDb: 6.2
72

An unprecedented glimpse into the world of elite blackjack players as they take on casinos for millions.

Genre: Documentary
Perfect Feet

Perfect Feet

Perfect Feet
IMDb: 5.3
102

A feature length documentary film about one man’s journey to find the perfect set of feet

Genre: Documentary
16 Days of Glory

16 Days of Glory

16 Days of Glory
IMDb: 7.4
284

The definitive photographic record of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, told “from the inside” through the lives of the participants, the words of David Perry, and the singing voice of…

Defiant

Defiant

Defiant
IMDb: N/A
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Genre: Documentary
The Savages

The Savages

The Savages
IMDb: N/A
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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
IMDb: N/A
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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…

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.