Best Documentaries Movies

Bisping

Bisping

Bisping
IMDb: N/A
N/A

After a tumultuous decade-long career filled with injuries and missed opportunities, 38-year-old UFC middleweight Michael Bisping finally got his due, and he plans to go out swinging.

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Surviving R. Kelly

Surviving R. Kelly
TMDb: 7.6
50 min

Celebrated as one of the greatest R&B singers of all time, R. Kelly鈥檚 genre defining career and playboy lifestyle has been riddled with rumors of abuse, predatory behavior, and pedophilia….

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Video Games: The Movie (from Atari to Xbox)

Video Games: The Movie (from Atari to Xbox)

Video Games: The Movie (from Atari to Xbox)
IMDb: 6.1
101 min

Movie was released on 2014-07-18, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 07-27-2020) and lasts 101 min. Video Games: The Movie (from Atari to Xbox) belongs to the following categories: Animation,…

Video Games: The Movie

Video Games: The Movie

Video Games: The Movie
IMDb: 6.1
101 min

Movie was released on 2014-07-18, the IMDB rating is 6,1 (upd: 07-25-2020) and lasts 101 min. Video Games: The Movie belongs to the following categories: Animation, Best Documentaries, Best History,…

Foo Fighters: Back and Forth

Foo Fighters: Back and Forth

Foo Fighters: Back and Forth
IMDb: 8.3
150 min

FOO FIGHTERS BACK AND FORTH chronicles the 16 year history of the Foo Fighters: from the band’s very first songs created as cassette demos Dave Grohl recorded during his tenure…

Life in a Day

Life in a Day

Life in a Day
IMDb: 7.6
95 min

A documentary shot by filmmakers all over the world that serves as a time capsule to show future generations what it was like to be alive on the 24th of…

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward
IMDb: 8.1
161

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward, by director Peter Joseph, is a feature length documentary work which will present a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which…

Inside Job

Inside Job

Inside Job
IMDb: 8.2
109 min

A film that exposes the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing…

Senna

Senna

Senna
IMDb: 8.5
106 min

Senna’s remarkable story, charting his physical and spiritual achievments on the track and off, his quest for perfection, and the mythical status he has since attained, is the subject of…

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu
IMDb: 7.7
180

The three-hour-long documentary covers 25 years in the life of Nicolae Ceau葯escu and was made using 1,000 hours of original footage from the National Archives of Romania.

Once Brothers

Once Brothers

Once Brothers
IMDb: 8.5
79

Drazen Petrovic and Vlade Divac were two friends who grew up together sharing the common bond of basketball. Together, they lifted the Yugoslavian National team to unimaginable heights. After conquering…

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
IMDb: 8.4
107

An in-depth look at the Canadian rock band Rush, chronicling the band’s musical evolution from their progressive rock sound of the ’70s to their current heavy rock style

The Two Escobars

The Two Escobars

The Two Escobars
IMDb: 8.1
100

Pablo Escobar was the richest, most powerful drug kingpin in the world, ruling the Medellin Cartel with an iron fist. Andres Escobar was the biggest soccer star in Colombia. The…

Louis C.K.: Hilarious

Louis C.K.: Hilarious

Louis C.K.: Hilarious
IMDb: 8.5
84

In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.’s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had…but would rarely…

The Cove

The Cove

The Cove
IMDb: 8.4
92 min

The Cove tells the amazing true story of how an elite team of individuals, films makers and free divers embarked on a covert mission to penetrate the hidden cove in…

Home

Home

Home
IMDb: 8.6
95 min

With aerial footage from 54 countries, HOME is a depiction of how the Earth’s problems are all interlinked.

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Iron Maiden: Flight 666

Iron Maiden: Flight 666

Iron Maiden: Flight 666
IMDb: 8.3
112 min

A chronological account of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden’s 2008 world tour through India, Australia, Japan, USA, Canada, Mexico and South America in a jet piloted by the band’s…

Pusk谩s Hungary

Pusk谩s Hungary

Pusk谩s Hungary
IMDb: 8.7
116

This is a spectacular, exciting and emotional portrayal of Ferenc Puskas, the kid from Kispest who became the brightest star in the footballing galaxy.

Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father

Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father

Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
IMDb: 8.5
95 min

In 2001, Andrew Bagby, a medical resident, is murdered not long after breaking up with his girlfriend. Soon after, when she announces she’s pregnant, one of Andrew’s many close friends,…

Presumed Guilty

Presumed Guilty

Presumed Guilty
IMDb: 8.1
87

Two young Mexican attorneys attempt to exonerate a wrongly convicted man by making a documentary. In the process, they expose the contradictions of a judicial system that presumes suspects guilty…

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin’ Down a Dream

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin’ Down a Dream

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin’ Down a Dream
IMDb: 8.6
239 min

Directed by Peter Bogdanovich and packed with rare concert footage and home movies, this documentary explores the history of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, including Petty’s famous collaborations and notorious…

Sigur R贸s: Heima

Sigur R贸s: Heima

Sigur R贸s: Heima
IMDb: 8.5
97 min

Ethereal post-rock pioneers Sigur R贸s play a string of impromptu gigs in their native Iceland after finishing a world tour in 2006. As they travel through the country, the band…

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The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters
IMDb: 8.1
83 min

In this hilarious arcade showdown, a humble novice goes head-to-head against the reigning Donkey Kong champ in a confrontation that rocks the gaming world to its processors! For over 20…

No End in Sight

No End in Sight

No End in Sight
IMDb: 8.2
102 min

Chronological look at the fiasco in Iraq, especially decisions made in the spring of 2003 – and the backgrounds of those making decisions – immediately following the overthrow of Saddam:…

White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
IMDb: 8.3
86

Steven Okazaki presents a deeply moving look at the painful legacy of the first — and hopefully last — uses of thermonuclear weapons in war. Featuring interviews with fourteen atomic…

Sicko

Sicko

Sicko
IMDb: 7.9
123 min

Sicko is a Michael Moore documentary about the corrupt health care system in The United States who’s main goal is to make profit even if it means losing peoples lives….

The Union: The Business Behind Getting High

The Union: The Business Behind Getting High

The Union: The Business Behind Getting High
IMDb: 8.2
104

Filmmaker Adam Scorgie explores the illegal marijuana industry in British Columbia, revealing how the international business is most likely more profitable than it would be if it was lawful in…

Lake of Fire

Lake of Fire

Lake of Fire
IMDb: 8.2
152

An unflinching look at the how the battle over abortion rights has played out in the United States over the last 15 years.

Before Flying Back to Earth

Before Flying Back to Earth

Before Flying Back to Earth
IMDb: 8.7
52

A short documentary about a hospital ward for children with leukemia in Lithuania.

Earthlings

Earthlings

Earthlings
IMDb: 8.7
95

Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.

No Direction Home: Bob Dylan

No Direction Home: Bob Dylan

No Direction Home: Bob Dylan
IMDb: 8.5
208

A chronicle of Bob Dylan’s strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to “voice of a generation” to rock star.

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson

Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
IMDb: 8.3
214

The story of Jack Johnson, the first African American Heavyweight boxing champion.

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara
IMDb: 8.1
95 min

Using archival footage, United States Cabinet conversation recordings, and an interview of the 85-year-old Robert McNamara, THE FOG OF WAR depicts his life, from working as a WWII whiz kid…

Concert for George

Concert for George

Concert for George
IMDb: 8.6
140

As a memorial to George Harrison on the first anniversary of his passing, The Concert for George was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London on 29 November 2002…

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
IMDb: 8.3
74

Hugo Chavez was a colourful, unpredictable folk hero who was beloved by his nation鈥檚 working class. He was elected president of Venezuela in 1998, and proved to be a tough,…

My Flesh and Blood

My Flesh and Blood

My Flesh and Blood
IMDb: 8.2
83

My Flesh and Blood is a 2003 documentary film by Jonathan Karsh chronicling a year in the life of the Tom family. The Tom family is notable as the mother,…

Bowling for Columbine

Bowling for Columbine

Bowling for Columbine
IMDb: 7.9
120 min

Why do 11,000 people die in America each year at the hands of gun violence? Talking heads yelling from every TV camera blame everything from Satan to video games. But…

Promises

Promises

Promises
IMDb: 8.3
106 min

Documentarians Justine Shapiro and B.Z. Goldberg traveled to Israel to interview Palestinian and Israeli kids ages 11 to 13, assembling their views on living in a society afflicted with violence,…