Documentary Movies
Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor
TMDb: 8
60 min

Honoring service members whose courage merited the awarding of a Medal of Honor, this docudrama series re-creates their inspiring true stories.

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Genre: Documentary
Dodo Heroes

Dodo Heroes

Dodo Heroes
TMDb: 9.2
42 min

Inspiring stories of animals in dire need of help, and the courageous men and women who go to unimaginable lengths to help them.

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Genre: Documentary
The Hotel Inspector

The Hotel Inspector

The Hotel Inspector
TMDb: 10
45 min

The Hotel Inspector is an observational documentary television series which is broadcast on the British terrestrial television station, Channel 5, and by other networks around the world. In each episode,…

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Genre: Documentary
Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image

Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image

Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image
IMDb: 6.7
83

A documentary about body image and the industry leaders challenging society’s unrealistic and dangerous standards of beauty.

Genre: Documentary
Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Hale County This Morning, This Evening
IMDb: 7.3
76

Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, this film is constructed in a form that allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South –…

Genre: Documentary
DamNation

DamNation

DamNation
IMDb: 7.7
87

This powerful film odyssey across America explores the sea change in national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is…

Genre: Documentary
Liam: As It Was

Liam: As It Was

Liam: As It Was
IMDb: 7.9
85

The emotional story of how one of the greatest rock frontmen went from the dizzying heights of his champagne supernova years in Oasis to living on the edge ostracised lost…

I’m Going to Break Your Heart

I’m Going to Break Your Heart

I’m Going to Break Your Heart
IMDb: 6.1
90

The long creative and romantic relationship between Canadian musicians Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida is explored in this profile filmed on France’s Saint Pierre et Miquelon island.

Genre: Documentary
Leap

Leap

Leap
IMDb: 7.9
95

The LEAP Movie tells the story of a one year experiment seeking to discover whether coaching can help ordinary people achieve extraordinary things. Four participants will be pushed to their…

Innsaei

Innsaei

Innsaei
IMDb: 6.7
74

A story of soul searching, science, nature and creativity, InnSæi takes us on a global journey to uncover the art of connecting within in today’s world of distraction and stress.

Genre: Documentary
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: 8.2
239

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…

Home

Home

Home
IMDb: 8.6
95

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

Genre: Documentary
Eagles: Hell Freezes Over

Eagles: Hell Freezes Over

Eagles: Hell Freezes Over
IMDb: 8.9
99

The Eagles performed live for the first time in April 1994 after a fourteen-year-long hiatus. Their reunion album’s name was in reference to Don Henley’s quote after the band’s breakup…

Varázslat – A Queen Budapesten

Varázslat – A Queen Budapesten

Varázslat – A Queen Budapesten
IMDb: 8.7
91

On 27th July 1986, British stadium rock band Queen broke new ground by playing for the first time in Hungary, a country which was still under a communist dictatorship behind…

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese
IMDb: 8.3
142

Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream, this film captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that…

Savage Builds

Savage Builds

Savage Builds
IMDb: N/A
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
Legends of the Deep

Legends of the Deep

Legends of the Deep
TMDb: 4.4
42 min

Celine and Fabien Cousteau use cutting-edge tech to hunt for a long-lost shipwreck in the Bermuda Triangle, and if their top-secret clues are right, they might uncover new evidence that…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
ReMastered: Tricky Dick and the Man in Black

ReMastered: Tricky Dick and the Man in Black

ReMastered: Tricky Dick and the Man in Black
IMDb: 6.9
58

This documentary chronicles Johnny Cash’s 1970 visit to the White House, where Cash’s emerging liberal ideals clashed with Richard Nixon’s policies.

Genre: Documentary
Burden of Dreams

Burden of Dreams

Burden of Dreams
IMDb: 8.1
95

German director Werner Herzog begins work on his 1982 epic “Fitzcarraldo” but soon runs into serious setbacks, from casting problems to his own stubborn refusal to use special effects. After…

Genre: Documentary
The Captains

The Captains

The Captains
IMDb: 7.5
97

The Captains is a feature length documentary film written and directed by William Shatner. The film follows Shatner as he interviews the other actors whom have portrayed Starship captains within…

Bad Henry

Bad Henry

Bad Henry
IMDb: 6.5
75

The complete story of Henry Louis Wallace and the panic he unleashed in the city of Charlotte has never been told on television before,” says Henry Schleiff Group President of…

Genre: Documentary
Hidden Potential

Hidden Potential

Hidden Potential
TMDb: 5
25 min

California builder and designer Jasmine Roth is on a mission to make sure not all suburban homes look the same. Jasmine transforms builder-basic houses into custom dream homes by giving…

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The Chef Show

The Chef Show

The Chef Show
TMDb: 8
N/A

Writer, director and food enthusiast Jon Favreau and chef Roy Choi explore food in and out of the kitchen with accomplished chefs and celebrity friends.

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Genre: Documentary
Patagonia Special: Part 1

Patagonia Special: Part 1

Patagonia Special: Part 1
IMDb: 8.1
62

Clarkson, Hammond and May embark on a journey to the southernmost point of South America

Maria by Callas

Maria by Callas

Maria by Callas
IMDb: 6.3
113

Told through performances, TV interviews, home movies, family photographs, private letters and unpublished memoirs, the film reveals the essence of an extraordinary woman who rose from humble beginnings in New…

Genre: Documentary
Killer Ratings

Killer Ratings

Killer Ratings
TMDb: 8
42 min

Brazilian TV personality and politician Wallace Souza faces accusations of masterminding the violent crimes he reported on and rallied against.

Status: Returning Series
Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans

Drain the Oceans
TMDb: 7.3
47 min

Maritime mysteries — old and new — come to life in this 10-episode series, combining scientific data and digital re-creations to reveal shipwrecks, treasures, and sunken cities on the bottom…

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Genre: Documentary
In the Shadow of the Moon

In the Shadow of the Moon

In the Shadow of the Moon
IMDb: 8.8
109

Archival material from the original NASA film footage – much of it seen for the first time – plus interviews with the surviving astronauts, including Jim Lovell, Dave Scott, John…

Genre: Documentary
Running with Beto

Running with Beto

Running with Beto
IMDb: 5.6
95

This behind-the-scenes documentary follows Beto O’Rourke’s rise from virtual unknown to national political figure through his bold attempt to unseat Ted Cruz in the US Senate.

Genre: Documentary
Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Britain’s Most Historic Towns
TMDb: 8.4
45 min

In this unique take on British history, Professor Alice Roberts explores Britain’s rich and varied past through the stories of individual towns and cities. In each programme Alice studies one…

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Genre: Documentary
The Weekly

The Weekly

The Weekly
TMDb: 8.2
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
The Killing of America

The Killing of America

The Killing of America
IMDb: 7.6
90

A documentary of the decline of America. It features a lot a great footage (most exclusive to this film) from race riots to serial killers and much-much more.

America Unearthed

America Unearthed

America Unearthed
TMDb: 6.2
43 min

Forensic geologist Scott Wolter explores mysteries, artifacts and relics to reveal a history of the North American continent not taught in school.

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Genre: Documentary
The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey

The Story of Film: An Odyssey
TMDb: 8.4
60 min

The Story of Film: An Odyssey is a documentary series about the history of film, presented on television in 15 one-hour chapters with a total length of over 900 minutes….

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Genre: Documentary
Ask the Doctor

Ask the Doctor

Ask the Doctor
TMDb: 8
30 min

An innovative, fun, and exploratory factual series that addresses the state of the nation’s health, the latest in medical treatments and the future of healthcare as we know it.

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Genre: Documentary
Britain’s Busiest Airport: Heathrow

Britain’s Busiest Airport: Heathrow

Britain’s Busiest Airport: Heathrow
TMDb: 8.7
45 min

Documentary series going behind the scenes at Britain’s busiest and biggest international airport – London Heathrow.

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Genre: Documentary
The Invisible Vegan

The Invisible Vegan

The Invisible Vegan
IMDb: 5.1
84

The Invisible Vegan is a 90-minute independent documentary that explores the problem of unhealthy dietary patterns in the African-American community, foregrounding the health and wellness possibilities enabled by plant-based vegan…

Genre: Documentary
The Past Is Never Dead

The Past Is Never Dead

The Past Is Never Dead
IMDb: 8.7
88

The story of David Robinson’s nearly eighteen-year struggle to prove his innocence and the devastating effects wrongful convictions have on not just the falsely accused but on their family and…

Genre: Documentary
Foster

Foster

Foster
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

Oscar® winners Mark Jonathan Harris and Deborah Oppenheimer (INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: STORIES OF THE KINDERTRANSPORT) roam courtrooms, foster homes, juvenile halls and the streets of Los Angeles to…

Genre: Documentary
In Search of Greatness

In Search of Greatness

In Search of Greatness
IMDb: 6.8
80

The film is a cinematic journey into the secrets of genius as told through the greatest athletes of all time. It includes original interviews with Wayne Gretzky, Pelé, Jerry Rice,…

Genre: Documentary