Category: Documentary

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019) 6.8

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019)

Storyline:Winner of the 2019 SXSW Special Jury Award for 'Excellence in Storytelling', NOTHING FANCY provides an intimate look at 'Mexicanophile' and nonagenarian Diana Kennedy - a veritable gastronomical anthropologi...

The Pacifist (2018) 6.8

The Pacifist (2018)

Storyline:On April 18th, 2017, Larry Bassett refused to pay federal income taxes on over $1 Million, becoming the top tax resister in US history. In his defiance, he wrote letters to U.S. government agencies and repre...

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019) 7.6

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019)

Storyline:Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese' captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year. Part documentary, part con...

Third Eye Spies (2019) 6

Third Eye Spies (2019)

Storyline:Two physicists discover psychic abilities are real only to have their experiments at Stanford co-opted by the CIA and their research silenced by the demands of secrecy. Yet, as both these 'remote viewers' an...

Drifters (1929) 6.6

Drifters (1929)

Storyline:A silent documentary film by John Grierson telling the story of Britain's North Sea herring fishery.User Reviews: I'm not going to put this down to the fact I am MTV generation or am simply too young appreci...

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II (2015) 6.4

Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II (2015)

Storyline:A documentary uncovering the history and the making of Clive Barker's Le Pacte (1987) and Hellraiser 2: Les Écorchés (1988) films.User Reviews: I read a lot of negative reviews about this hard-...

PlayGravity 2 (2010) 8.1

PlayGravity 2 (2010)

Storyline:An extreme sport film. It features the world's best paragliders, snowboarders, surfers, free flyers, base jumpers, and more combining their passion for the outdoors with their love for adrenaline packed fun....

Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 (2013) 7.4

Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 (2013)

Storyline:They served their country overseas. Now, many military veterans must turn to the unique services of the Veterans' Crisis Line to help with their own personal and professional traumas at home. This documentar...

16 Shots (2019) 7

16 Shots (2019)

Storyline:A documentary examining the 2014 shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke and the cover-up that ensued. After the police initially declared the shooting as justified, ...

MTV Uncensored (TV Movie 1999) 5.8

MTV Uncensored (TV Movie 1999)

Storyline:Untold stories about MTV, as told by the people who were there: Including vj's, stars, producers, even interns! Featuring original interviews with Cindy Crawford, Jon Stewart, Janeane Garafalo and more.User ...

For the First Time (1967) 7.1

For the First Time (1967)

Storyline:A traveling film projectionist brings the film Les temps modernes (1936) to a secluded village that has never seen a motion picture before.User Reviews: For the First Time (1969) *** (out of 4)This here is a...

Turksib (1929) 7.2

Turksib (1929)

Storyline:Resisting the character-driven narrative adhered to by the rest of the world's filmmakers, Victor Turin formulated a grand, elemental drama centered around the struggle for survival in Asia, from the arid pl...

JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes (TV Movie 2019) 7

JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes (TV Movie 2019)

Storyline:An inside glimpse at the fairy tale wedding of John F. Kennedy Jr. and Carolyn Bessette in 1996, including never-before-seen footage from the private event.User Reviews: This is an affectionate look at the l...

Chasing the Moon (TV Movie 2019) 8.6

Chasing the Moon (TV Movie 2019)

Storyline:An unprecedented look at the decade-long odyssey to land a man on the moon that pulls back the curtain on the familiar narrative of the moonshot that we think we know, revealing a fascinating stew of scienti...

Small Ball: A Little League Story (2004) 7.6

Small Ball: A Little League Story (2004)

Storyline:A documentary on California's Aptos All-Stars little league team, following them through their season and ending up with a spot on the Little League World Series.User Reviews:

Life After People (TV Movie 2008) 7.4

Life After People (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:Visit the ghostly villages surrounding Chernobyl (abandoned by humans after the 1986 nuclear disaster), travel to remote islands off the coast of Maine to search for abandoned towns that have vanished from v...

In Another Life (2019) 7.3

In Another Life (2019)

Storyline:Thirty years ago, filmmaker Philippe de Pierpont met six children who were living on the streets in Burundi and promised to film them until they died. Today, he is meeting them again for the fourth time: the...

History of the World in 2 Hours (TV Movie 2011) 7

History of the World in 2 Hours (TV Movie 2011)

Storyline:A rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day. This two-hour CGI-driven special delves into the key turning points: the formation of earth, emergence of life, spr...

Lost, Lost, Lost (1976) 7.5

Lost, Lost, Lost (1976)

Storyline:Artist-writer-poet-filmmaker Jonas Mekas documents his early years building a life and discovering an arts community in New York.User Reviews: This is just a response to @Mary-18. Quoting: "Some shots a...

Ghosts of the Abyss (2003) 6.8

Ghosts of the Abyss (2003)

Storyline:Academy Award® winning director and master storyteller James Cameron journeys back to the site of his greatest inspiration, the legendary wreck of the Titanic. With a team of the world's foremost historic an...

St. Christopher (1967) 6.9

St. Christopher (1967)

Storyline:A look at the developmentally disabled students who are being educated at St. Christopher's School in Bristol, UK and the graduates of the school who .have moved to assisted living with each other in Botton ...

The Game Changers (2018) 7.9

The Game Changers (2018)

Storyline:The Game Changers is a new film executive produced by James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan that documents the explosive rise of plant-based eating in professional sports, mixing real-time, gr...

Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time (2014) 7.3

Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time (2014)

Storyline:Recorded in Spreckels Theater in San Diego, California, comedian Patton Oswalt returns for his 5th feature-length stand-up comedy special.User Reviews: Recorded in Spreckels Theater in San Diego, California,...

The Closed Schools of Marion (Video 2011)

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