Documentary Movies
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice
IMDb: 8.2
95 min

With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk rock music scene in her early twenties.

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Genre: Documentary
Love, Antosha

Love, Antosha

Love, Antosha
IMDb: 8.3
92 min

From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote,…

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Genre: Documentary
Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union, sits down with filmmaker Werner Herzog to discuss his many achievements. Topics include the talks to reduce nuclear weapons, the reunification of…

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Genre: Documentary
The Captain

The Captain

The Captain
IMDb: 6.0
111 min

Directed by Andrew Lau, the film is based on a real-life incident in May 2018, when the cockpit windshield of a Sichuan Airlines flight shattered while the plane was flying…

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Everybody’s Everything

Everybody’s Everything

Everybody’s Everything
IMDb: 5.1
116 min

Creating a unique mix of punk, emo and trap, Lil Peep was set to bring a new musical genre to the mainstream when he died of a drug overdose at…

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Served Like a Girl

Served Like a Girl

Served Like a Girl
IMDb: 7.8
103 min

Director Lysa Heslov’s documentary, “Served Like a Girl, provides a candid look at several American women as they transition from active duty to civilian life after serving tours of duty…

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Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 7.6
102 min

Michael Hutchence was flying high as the lead singer of the legendary rock band INXS until his untimely death in 1997. Richard Lowenstein’s documentary examines Hutchence’s deeply felt life through…

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Genre: Documentary
Leavenworth

Leavenworth

Leavenworth
IMDb: N/A
55 min

This controversial true-crime series seeks to uncover the inner workings of the military justice system as former Army Lieutenant Clint Lorance faces 19 years at the United States Penitentiary in…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
The Elephant Queen

The Elephant Queen

The Elephant Queen
IMDb: 8.2
96 min

Athena is a mother who will do everything in her power to protect her herd when they are forced to leave their waterhole. This epic journey, narrated by Chiwetel Ejiofor,…

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Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love
IMDb: 6.9
102 min

A story of enduring love between Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen. The film follows their relationship from their early days in Greece, a time of “free love”…

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Genre: Documentary
Jenny Slate: Stage Fright

Jenny Slate: Stage Fright

Jenny Slate: Stage Fright
IMDb: N/A
66 min

Jenny Slate’s first stand-up special is a mix of stage time, funny stories about adulthood and conversations with family in her childhood home.

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Tell Me Who I Am

Tell Me Who I Am

Tell Me Who I Am
IMDb: 6.6
85 min

What if every memory that haunts you could be erased? What if something truly horrific had happened to you and the person who loves you most could wipe that from…

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Maiden

Maiden

Maiden
IMDb: 7.6
97 min

In a moving portrait of resilience, Alex Holmes chronicles the unprecedented journey of 24-year-old Tracy Edwards and the first all-female sailing crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race.

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Genre: Documentary
Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona
IMDb: 7.7
130 min

Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona, who played for S.S.C. Napoli in the 1980s.

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Genre: Documentary
Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies
TMDb: 7
42 min

Explore the true stories of America’s covert operations told firsthand by the agents who lived it, while getting unprecedented access to the riveting and secret world of espionage.

Status: Returning Series
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

THE UNTOLD TALES OF ARMISTEAD MAUPIN examines the life and work of one of the world’s most beloved storytellers, following his evolution from a conservative son of the Old South…

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Genre: Documentary
Pavarotti

Pavarotti

Pavarotti
IMDb: 7.6
114 min

Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and career of famed opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti.

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Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz
IMDb: 7.8
83 min

A fascinating portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace.

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Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea
IMDb: N/A
64 min

In this documentary, Chelsea Handler explores how white privilege impacts American culture — and the ways it’s benefited her own life and career.

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Genre: Documentary
Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon
IMDb: 7.1
82 min

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.’s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic music groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield,…

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Penguins

Penguins

Penguins
IMDb: 6.8
76 min

Disneynature’s all-new feature film “Penguins” is a coming-of-age story about an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to…

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Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace
IMDb: 7.8
89 min

The late director Sydney Pollack’s behind-the-scenes documentary about the recording of Aretha Franklin’s best-selling album Amazing Grace finally sees the light of day more than four decades after the original…

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Untouchable

Untouchable

Untouchable
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues…

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Genre: Documentary
Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien
IMDb: 7.0
95 min

The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott’s Alien – rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O’Bannon and…

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Genre: Documentary
Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly

Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly

Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly
IMDb: 8.3
84 min

While crafting his Grammy-nominated album “Astroworld,” Travis Scott juggles controversy, fatherhood and career highs in this intimate documentary.

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Genre: Documentary
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Legendary comedian Dave Chappelle is back with an all-new stand-up comedy special, Sticks & Stones, his fifth Netflix Original.

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The Amazing Johnathan Documentary

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary
IMDb: 7.9
91 min

What begins as a documentary following the final tour of a dying magician—”The Amazing Johnathan”—becomes an unexpected and increasingly bizarre journey as the filmmaker struggles to separate truth from illusion.

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Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.3
85 min

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

American Factory

American Factory

American Factory
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism…

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Genre: Documentary
The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm
IMDb: 8.0
91 min

The successes and failures of a couple determined to live in harmony with nature on a farm outside of Los Angeles are lovingly chronicled by filmmaking farmer John Chester, in…

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Genre: Documentary
Mosul

Mosul

Mosul
IMDb: 9.3
86 min

In the fall of 2016, an army of over 100,000 Iraqi soldiers and militiamen mobilize to liberate Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, from the clutches of the Islamic State. Ali…

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Genre: Documentary, War
Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story

Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story

Late Life: The Chien-Ming Wang Story
IMDb: 5.9
99 min

The first and only Taiwanese player for the New York Yankees, Chien-Ming Wang held many titles: American League Wins Leader, World Series Champion, Olympian, Time 100 Most Influential, and The…

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Genre: Documentary
What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
IMDb: 9.2
116 min

A documentary exploring the legacy of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the reasons it went from the black sheep of Star Trek to a beloved mainstay of the franchise, and…

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Genre: Documentary
The Great Hack

The Great Hack

The Great Hack
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
Hail Satan?

Hail Satan?

Hail Satan?
IMDb: 6.8
95 min

With unprecedented access, HAIL SATAN traces the rise of The Satanic Temple: only six years old and already one of the most controversial religious movements in American history. The Temple…

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Genre: Documentary
Last Chance U

Last Chance U

Last Chance U
TMDb: 7.7
52 min

In a docuseries set at one of NCAA football’s most fertile recruiting grounds, guys with red flags seek to prove their worth on the field and in class.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Genesis 2.0

Genesis 2.0

Genesis 2.0
IMDb: 7.1
112 min

On the remote New Siberian Islands in the Arctic Ocean, hunters are searching for the tusks of extinct mammoths. There is a gold rush fever in the air. The price…

Genre: Documentary
Over the Limit

Over the Limit

Over the Limit
IMDb: 7.3
74 min

An intimate portrait of the world’s most outstanding rhythmic gymnast Margarita Mamun, the main representative of the prestigious Russian National Team. The film presents a groundbreaking year in her life,…

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Genre: Documentary
General Magic

General Magic

General Magic
IMDb: 9.8
90 min

General Magic is a documentary about a business that Forbes described as the “greatest dead company in Silicon Valley.” It is a tale of how great vision and epic failure…

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Genre: Documentary
Aziz Ansari: RIGHT NOW

Aziz Ansari: RIGHT NOW

Aziz Ansari: RIGHT NOW
IMDb: N/A
N/A
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In a comedy special directed by Spike Jonze, Aziz Ansari shares deep personal insights and hilarious takes on wokeness, family and the social climate.