Documentary Movies

The Weekly

The Weekly

The Weekly
TMDb: 8
22 min

A narrative documentary news program that features one or two of the New York Times’ biggest and most important visual stories each week following the stories and the reporters that…

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Genre: Documentary, News
First Responders Live

First Responders Live

First Responders Live
TMDb: 6
43 min

A live in-depth look at the brave American heroes who put their own lives on the line as they race into danger to save others. Television journalist Josh Elliott puts…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Hard Knocks

Hard Knocks

Hard Knocks
TMDb: 7.8
45 min

“The first sports-based reality series” in television history presents viewers with an inside look at NFL training camps. From the top coaches to the rookies trying to make the team,…

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Deadliest Catch

Deadliest Catch

Deadliest Catch
TMDb: 6.6
45,60 min

Forty-foot waves, 700 pound crab pots, freezing temperatures and your mortality staring you in the face…it’s all in a day’s work for these modern day prospectors. During each episode we…

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Yorkshire Airport

Yorkshire Airport

Yorkshire Airport
IMDb: N/A
25 min

Yorkshire Airport follows the remarkable stories and characters at the heart of Leeds Bradford Airport, as it attempts to reinvent itself as one of Britain’s most successful regional airports. The…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
HD Blowout: Inside America’s Energy Gamble

Blowout: Inside America’s Energy Gamble

Blowout: Inside America’s Energy Gamble
HD
IMDb: N/A
N/A
86 min

Investigative journalists, scientists, and citizens trace the fallout of a new American fossil fuel boom. From the oil fields of West Texas to tanker traffic busting the Panama Canal at…

Genre: Documentary
HD I Am Richard Pryor

I Am Richard Pryor

I Am Richard Pryor
HD
IMDb: 6.8
92 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
American Pickers

American Pickers

American Pickers
TMDb: 7.1
60 min

Pickers like Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz are on a mission to recycle America, even if it means diving into countless piles of grimy junk or getting chased off a…

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HD Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God
HD
IMDb: 8.5
100 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Free Meek

Free Meek

Free Meek
IMDb: N/A
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
IMDb: N/A
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
Vegas

Vegas

Vegas
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Documentary meeting some of the characters and hearing the stories that make the gambling capital of Las Vegas one of the most fun-filled cities on Earth.

Genre: Documentary
Chasing the Cure

Chasing the Cure

Chasing the Cure
IMDb: N/A
N/A
N/A

Medical series broadcast live featuring doctors trying to find cures for people with mysterious conditions.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Geek, and You Shall Find

Geek, and You Shall Find

Geek, and You Shall Find
HD
IMDb: N/A
91 min

After attending a local comic book convention, three filmmakers are so moved by the stories shared with them by cosplayers that they decide to investigate geek culture even further. Attending…

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Genre: Documentary
HD Enter the Anime

Enter the Anime

Enter the Anime
HD
IMDb: 3.7
N/A
58 min

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

Genre: Documentary
HD David Bowie: Finding Fame

David Bowie: Finding Fame

David Bowie: Finding Fame
HD
IMDb: 8.1
90 min

Documentary following five years of Bowie’s early career, from the late 1960s through to the on-stage death of Ziggy Stardust in 1973 and features never seen before archive interviews with…

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Genre: Documentary
HD Woodstock: Three Days that Defined a Generation

Woodstock: Three Days that Defined a Generation

Woodstock: Three Days that Defined a Generation
HD
IMDb: 7.4
106 min

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…

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HD The Pursuit

The Pursuit

The Pursuit
HD
IMDb: N/A
75 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Serengeti

Serengeti

Serengeti
IMDb: N/A
59 min

Capturing the high drama of the Serengeti’s distinctive wildlife up close.

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Genre: Documentary
Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand

Hitler’s Last Stand
TMDb: 6.8
45 min

Nazi diehard and fanatics fight to the last man to stop Allied forces from freeing Europe, keeping an unrelenting grip on the naval bases, citadels and fortresses of occupied Europe.

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Murder Board

Murder Board

Murder Board
IMDb: N/A
43 min

Stories of baffling murder cases in which the “murder wall” plays a crucial part in solving the crime. The ever growing murder wall evolves throughout the show as new pieces…

Status: Returning Series
Sewer Men

Sewer Men

Sewer Men
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Following the team at the UK’s second-biggest water company Severn Trent as they unclog thousands of toilets and drains.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Bowling for Columbine

Bowling for Columbine

Bowling for Columbine
HD
IMDb: 8.0
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…

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Genre: Documentary
HD People’s Republic of Desire

People’s Republic of Desire

People’s Republic of Desire
HD
IMDb: 7.0
95 min

In China’s popular live-streaming showrooms, three millennials – a karaoke singer, a migrant worker and a rags-to-riches comedian – seek fame, fortune and human connection, ultimately finding the same promises…

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Genre: Documentary
This Is Football

This Is Football

This Is Football
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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…

Status: Returning Series
America’s Hidden Stories

America’s Hidden Stories

America’s Hidden Stories
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Modern historians, equipped with state-of-the-art technology and newly discovered evidence, rewrite the nation’s most iconic stories.

Status: Returning Series
HD Uncovered: The McMartin Family Trials

Uncovered: The McMartin Family Trials

Uncovered: The McMartin Family Trials
HD
IMDb: 6.7
120 min

A look at how a child abuse case engulfed a California beach community in 1983 and became a modern-day witch hunt.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Breaking Habits

Breaking Habits

Breaking Habits
HD
IMDb: 7.8
87 min

A former corporate executive fleeing a bad marriage becomes a cannabis farmer, forms a company called Sisters of the Valley and takes on the persona of a nun, Sister Kate.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Apollo: The Forgotten Films

Apollo: The Forgotten Films

Apollo: The Forgotten Films
HD
IMDb: 9.1
86 min

Recently discovered footage reveals the secret history of NASA’s first landing on the moon, and using this brand-new evidence, former astronauts and experts challenge everything known about the Apollo missions.

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HD The Great Hack

The Great Hack

The Great Hack
HD
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

Data—arguably the world’s most valuable asset—is being weaponized to wage cultural and political wars. The dark world of data exploitation is uncovered through the unpredictable, personal journeys of players on…

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Genre: Documentary
HD The Edge

The Edge

The Edge
HD
IMDb: 7.1
95 min

Between 2009 and 2013, the England Test cricket team rose from the depths of the rankings to become the first and only English side to reach world number one (since…

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Genre: Documentary
HD Halston

Halston

Halston
HD
IMDb: 6.4
105 min

From Iowa to Studio 54, this investigation into the rags-to-riches story of America’s first superstar designer uncovers the cautionary tale of an artist who sold his name to Wall Street.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Hail Satan?

Hail Satan?

Hail Satan?
HD
IMDb: 6.8
95 min

A look at the intersection of religion and activism, tracing the rise of The Satanic Temple: only six years old and already one of the most controversial religious movements in…

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Genre: Documentary
HD Bodybuilders Unfiltered

Bodybuilders Unfiltered

Bodybuilders Unfiltered
HD
IMDb: 5.9
88 min

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Genre: Documentary
Long Way Round

Long Way Round

Long Way Round
TMDb: 8.5
60 min

Having set off from London, Ewan and Charley ride their bikes cross country through some of the most beautiful, but often dangerous, terrain the world has to offer.

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A Haunting

A Haunting

A Haunting
TMDb: 6.5
60,43,50 min

These are the true stories of the innocent and the unimaginable. Based on true events, A Haunting dramatises some of the scariest stories, revealing a world in which tragedy, suicide…

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Savage Builds

Savage Builds

Savage Builds
TMDb: 8.8
43 min

Adam Savage combines his insatiable curiosity and nearly unparalleled inventiveness as he attempts to build working, innovative items. Each episode will focus on one project as Adam collaborates with notable…

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Genre: Documentary
Revolution the Ideas

Revolution the Ideas

Revolution the Ideas
IMDb: N/A
N/A
N/A

It takes more than one mind to change the world’ In this major new series for BBC Four, co-produced by PBS, Jim Al-Khalili explores the extraordinary story of six remarkable…

Genre: Documentary
Explained

Explained

Explained
TMDb: 7.8
20 min

This documentary series, made in partnership with Vox, explain some of the world’s current trends, from politics, to science to pop culture.

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Genre: Documentary
HD Over the Limit

Over the Limit

Over the Limit
HD
IMDb: 7.3
74 min

Margarita Mamun, an elite Russian rhythmic gymnast, is struggling to become an Olympic champion. It is the most important year of her career and her last chance to achieve the…

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Genre: Documentary