Category: Documentary

Hanging Elizabeth Reed: A Ghost Story (2020) 5.2

Hanging Elizabeth Reed: A Ghost Story (2020)

Storyline:This is the story of Elizabeth Reed who in 1845 became the first woman to be hanged in Illinois. She was accused of poisoning her husband Leonard with arsenic laced tea and was convicted by a jury of 12 men....

American Anarchist (2016) 5.8

American Anarchist (2016)

Storyline:The story of one of the most infamous books ever written, "The Anarchist Cookbook," and the role it's played in the life of its author, now 65, who wrote it at 19 in the midst of the counterculture upheaval ...

The Death of Antonio Sanchez Lomas (2019) 6.2

The Death of Antonio Sanchez Lomas (2019)

Storyline:Like so much of Spain, the small village of Frigiliana is marked by the violence of Franco's dictatorship, with tragedies, disappearances, and unprocessed pasts reverberating into the present. Decades on, in...

Lacrau (2013) 6.1

Lacrau (2013)

Storyline:The viper is deaf and the scorpion can't see, so it is and so shall be, the same way the countryside is peaceful and the city bustling and the human being impossible to satisfy. Lacrau demands the return 'to...

From Fat Lolli to Six Pack Lolli: The Ultimate Transformation Story (2020) 4.7

From Fat Lolli to Six Pack Lolli: The Ultimate Transformation Story (2020)

Storyline:Having been obese his entire life, real estate mogul and multimillionaire, Anthony Lolli has accepted his greatest challenge to date. Follow this inspiring journey as he sheds 125lbs in only 9 months leading...

Angeschwemmt (1994) 7.4

Angeschwemmt (1994)

Storyline:'Washed up' presents a portrait of people who spend their lives on the banks of the river Danube or on the river itself. (Robert Buchschwenter)User Reviews: "Angeschwemmt", Nikolaus Geyrhalters fir...

The Last Buffalo (TV Movie 2017) 5.6

The Last Buffalo (TV Movie 2017)

Storyline:For thousands of years, the Great Plains were home to countless numbers of American bison, but in the late 1800s, the number of bison dropped from nearly 30 million to just a few hundred in less than 100 yea...

Hunting the Nazi Gold Train (TV Movie 2016) 5.3

Hunting the Nazi Gold Train (TV Movie 2016)

Storyline:In 2015, a media frenzy broke when 2 amateur researchers found a buried train in Poland. They believed it contained precious treasure left by the Nazis at the close of WW2. Historian Dan Snow investigates.Us...

God Grew Tired of Us (2006) 7.9

God Grew Tired of Us (2006)

Storyline:In 1987, Sudan's Muslim government pronounced death to all males in the Christian south: 27,000 boys fled to Ethiopia on foot. In 1991, they were forced to flee to Kenya; 12,000 survived to live in a U.N. ca...

In My Father’s House (2015) 6.9

In My Father’s House (2015)

Storyline:IN MY FATHER'S HOUSE explores identity and legacy in the African-American family, as Grammy award-winning rapper Che 'Rhymefest' Smith and his long-lost father reconnect and try to build a new future in Chic...

Going the Distance (1979) 6.9

Going the Distance (1979)

Storyline:A documentary about the XI Commonwealth Games, held in Canada in 1978.User Reviews: Being someone who doesn't live in a commonwealth country, I don't pay attention to the Commonwealth Games. That made Paul C...

MLK/FBI (2020) 6.9

MLK/FBI (2020)

Storyline:The first film to uncover the extent of the FBI's surveillance and harassment of Martin Luther King, Jr. Based on newly discovered and declassified files, the documentary explores the government's history of...

Billie (2019) 6.4

Billie (2019)

Storyline:Documentary on the famed jazz singer Billie Holiday.User Reviews: I don't know whether it's interesting or not that this intended writer of a bio on Billie - starting out just because she was a fan - like th...

White House Revealed (TV Movie 2009) 6.9

White House Revealed (TV Movie 2009)

Storyline:The people who help run the world's most famous home are anonymous to the public, but the presidents know their names. From the devoted doormen to the butlers, plumbers, chefs, housekeepers, engineers, and f...

Some Kind of Heaven (2020) 7.4

Some Kind of Heaven (2020)

Storyline:Behind the gates of a palm tree-lined fantasyland, four residents of America's largest retirement community, The Villages, FL, strive to find solace and meaning.User Reviews: As I anticipate my coming milest...

Inside the Mind of Agatha Christie (TV Movie 2019) 6.9

Inside the Mind of Agatha Christie (TV Movie 2019)

Storyline:Biography about the most successful writer in 400 years.User Reviews:

Assassins (2020) 7.5

Assassins (2020)

Storyline:Unraveling the audacious airport assassination of the exiled and estranged half-brother to North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, ASSASSINS is a riveting dissection of infamous dynasty dynamics and the sur...

ETs Among Us 5: Binary Code – Secret Messages from the Cosmos (with Linda Moulton Howe) (2020) 6.8

ETs Among Us 5: Binary Code – Secret Messages from the Cosmos (with Linda Moulton Howe) (2020)

Storyline:Peabody award-winning journalist Linda Moulton Howe analyzes parallel binary code warnings from UFOs 35 years apart. In 1980, a military officer in Bentwaters Air Force base (Britain) witnessed a landed spac...

Innsaei (2016) 6.7

Innsaei (2016)

Storyline:A story of soul searching, science, nature and creativity, InnS├Ži takes us on a global journey to uncover the art of connecting within in today's world of distraction and stress.User Reviews: We often discar...

9/11: Day That Changed the World (TV Movie 2011) 6.9

9/11: Day That Changed the World (TV Movie 2011)

Storyline:Learn first-hand how our nation's key decision makers responded in the face of chaos and catastrophe on 9/11.User Reviews:

Chicago at the Crossroad (TV Movie 2019) 6.8

Chicago at the Crossroad (TV Movie 2019)

Storyline:Where did Chicago go wrong? Chicago at the Crossroad tells the story of a city caught in the aftermath of a policy of mass displacement shaded by a long history of segregation.User Reviews:

Facing East (2019) 6.4

Facing East (2019)

Storyline:This story follows the history of the most over buried commercial cemetery in America. It comes full circle to present day and documents a non profit's efforts to take care of the abandoned and abused burial...

The Invisible String (2012) 7.6

The Invisible String (2012)

Storyline:THE INVISIBLE STRING tells the fascinating love story between human beings and flying plastic. The documentary takes the audience on a trip from the very beginning of pie pin tossing at the Frisbie's Pie bak...

Everybody’s Game (2020) 7.6

Everybody’s Game (2020)

Storyline:Directed by British-Nigerian professional rugby player Beno Obano, this candid and personal documentary gives a never-before seen insight into the world of professional rugby.User Reviews: A Very good film a...