Documentary Movies

Generation Iron

Generation Iron

106 min

Last updated: 03/06/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, Drama, Sport

Release date: 20 Sep 2013

Director: Vlad Yudin

Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mickey Rourke, Michael Jai White, Lou Ferrigno ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.1

A documentary that follows top bodybuilders as they train to compete in the Mr. Olympia competition....
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I Am Ali

I Am Ali

111 min

Last updated: 02/27/2017.

Country: UK, USA

Genres: Documentary, Biography, Sport

Release date: 28 Nov 2014

Director: Clare Lewins

Stars: Muhammad Ali Jnr, Hana Ali, Maryum Ali, Muhammad Ali ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.2

The film begins with a phone call between Ali and his daughter Hana that took place in November 1971. In the call Ali tells Hana, a young child at the time, that he might fight in one final boxing match. Hana tells him not to do it. The film then...
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The Last Lions

The Last Lions

88 min

Last updated: 01/17/2017.

Country: USA, Botswana

Genres: Documentary, Family

Release date: 18 Feb 2011

Director: Dereck Joubert

Stars: Jeremy Irons ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.4

Fifty years ago there were close to half-a-million lions in Africa. Today there are around 20,000. To make matters worse, lions, unlike elephants, which are far more numerous, have virtually no protection under government mandate or through international accords. This is the jumping-off point for a disturbing, well-researched and beautifully...
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Rats

Rats

84 min

Last updated: 01/13/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, Horror

Release date: 15 Sep 2016

Director: Morgan Spurlock

Stars: N/A ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.6

A history of rat infestations in major cities throughout the world....
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The Guv'nor

The Guv'nor

85 min

Last updated: 01/12/2017.

Country: UK

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 05 Oct 2016

Director: Paul Van Carter

Stars: Lenny McLean, Jamie McLean, Martin Askew, Guy Ritchie ...

IMDB Ratings: 7

A feature documentary about the life of Lenny McLean, as seen through the eyes of his only son, Jamie....
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Kevin Hart: What Now?

Kevin Hart: What Now?

96 min

Last updated: 01/04/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, Comedy

Release date: 14 Oct 2016

Director: Leslie Small, Tim Story

Stars: Kevin Hart, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle, Ed Helms ...

IMDB Ratings: 5.6

The film features two main parts, a spy story and a comedy performance. The film cuts back and forth between the two. In the film's spy sub-plot, set before the events of the performance, Kevin is an agent for MI6 (Agent 0054) and attends a poker game event with his date...
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Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

91 min

Last updated: 01/03/2017.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, Biography, History

Release date: 01 May 2016

Director: Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady

Stars: John Amos, Bea Arthur, Adrienne Barbeau, Valerie Bertinelli ...

IMDB Ratings: 7

How did a poor Jewish kid from Connecticut bring us Archie Bunker and become one of the most successful television producers ever? Norman Lear brought provocative subjects like war, poverty, and prejudice into 120 million homes every week. He proved that social change was possible through an unlikely prism: laughter....
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Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

100 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 24 Sep 2016

Director: Nanette Burstein

Stars: Allison Adonizio, Nanette Burstein, John McAfee ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.8

Mysteries abound in the life of John McAfee. He made millions creating antivirus software, then reinvented himself as a yogi, a proponent of herbal medicine, and a serial entrepreneur. He ......
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Gleason

Gleason

110 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 29 Jul 2016

Director: Clay Tweel

Stars: Steve Gleason, Mike Gleason, Scott Fujita, Mike McKenzie ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.3

Background and production Steve Gleason, who was a defensive back for the New Orleans Saints, is best known for his 2006 block of the opposing team's punt in a game on September 25 against the Atlanta Falcons broadcast on Monday Night Football, which, according to Robert Mays writing for the Ringer,...
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Oasis: Supersonic

Oasis: Supersonic

122 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: UK

Genres: Documentary, Music

Release date: 26 Oct 2016

Director: Mat Whitecross

Stars: Paul Arthurs, Christine Biller, Mark Coyle, Gary Crowley ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.2

An in-depth look at the life and music of Manchester-based rock band, Oasis....
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Tale of a Lake

Tale of a Lake

76 min

Last updated: 12/06/2016.

Country: Finland

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 15 Jan 2016

Director: Marko Röhr, Kim Saarniluoto

Stars: Samuli Edelmann, Jonathan Hutchings, Johanna Kurkela ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.4

A documentary about Finnish lakes, the nature around them, circulation of water and ancient Finnish mythology....
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HyperNormalisation

HyperNormalisation

166 min

Last updated: 12/05/2016.

Country: UK

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 16 Oct 2016

Director: Adam Curtis

Stars: Bashar al-Assad, Hafez al-Assad, Adam Curtis, Muammar Gadaffi ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.4

Adam Curtis explains how, at a time of confusing and inexplicable world events, politicians and the people they represent have retreated in to a damaging over-simplified version of what is happening....
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The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years

137 min

Last updated: 12/05/2016.

Country: UK, USA

Genres: Documentary, Music

Release date: 16 Sep 2016

Director: Ron Howard

Stars: Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, John Lennon, George Harrison ...

IMDB Ratings: 8

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years is a 2016 documentary film directed by Ron Howard about The Beatles' career during their touring years from 1962 to 1966, from their performances at the Cavern Club in Liverpool to their final concert in San Francisco in 1966. The film...
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The Lovers and the Despot

The Lovers and the Despot

98 min

Last updated: 12/02/2016.

Country: UK

Genres: Documentary, Thriller

Release date: 23 Sep 2016

Director: Ross Adam, Robert Cannan

Stars: Paul Courtenay Hyu ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.4

In 1970s South Korea, actor Choi Eun-hee and her ex-husband, film director Shin Sang-ok, were divorced, estranged and both struggling with stalled careers. Unfortunately, both their lives seemed changed forever when they were individually kidnapped in 1978 by their biggest fan, Kim Jong-il, despot of North Korea. With persuasion and...
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Before the Flood

Before the Flood

96 min

Last updated: 12/02/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary, News

Release date: 30 Oct 2016

Director: Fisher Stevens

Stars: Elon Musk, Pope Francis, Ban Ki-Moon, Lindsey Allen ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.5

The film shows DiCaprio visiting various regions of the globe exploring the impact of man-made global warming. As a narrator, DiCaprio comments these encounters as well as archive footages. DiCaprio repeatedly references a 15th-century triptych by Hieronymus Bosch, The Garden of Earthly Delights, which he uses as an analogy of...
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13th

13th

100 min

Last updated: 12/01/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 07 Oct 2016

Director: Ava DuVernay

Stars: Michelle Alexander, Cory Booker, Jelani Cobb, Angela Davis ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.4

An in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation's history of racial inequality....
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The Ivory Game

The Ivory Game

112 min

Last updated: 11/29/2016.

Country: Austria

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 04 Nov 2016

Director: Kief Davidson, Richard Ladkani

Stars: N/A ...

IMDB Ratings: 8.2

The Ivory Game is an epic documentary feature that goes undercover into the dark and sinister underbelly of ivory trafficking. Award-winning director Richard Ladkani and Academy Award-nominated director Kief Davidson filmed undercover for 16 months with a crack team of intelligence operatives, undercover activists, passionate frontline rangers and tough-as-nails conservationists,...
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Clinton Cash

Clinton Cash

60 min

Last updated: 11/21/2016.

Country: N/A

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 24 Jul 2016

Director: M.A. Taylor

Stars: Peter Schweizer, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.8

  Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich is a 2015 New York Times bestselling book by Peter Schweizer, in which he investigates donations made to the Clinton Foundation by foreign entities, paid speeches made by Bill and Hillary...
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Holy Hell

Holy Hell

100 min

Last updated: 11/19/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 27 May 2016

Director: Will Allen

Stars: Amy Allen, Cristala Allen, Gina Allen, Will Allen ...

IMDB Ratings: 6.9

An inside look at a West Hollywood cult formed by a charismatic teacher in the 1980s that eventually imploded....
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The First Monday in May

The First Monday in May

90 min

Last updated: 10/21/2016.

Country: USA

Genres: Documentary

Release date: 15 Apr 2016

Director: Andrew Rossi

Stars: Andrew Bolton, John Galliano, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Karl Lagerfeld ...

IMDB Ratings: 7.2

A behind the scenes look at the preparations for the 2015 art exhibit, China: Through the Looking Glass held at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, commonly referred to as the Met Gala, which has become one of the hottest tickets in town. Written by clover140...
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