All Time Top 100 Documentary Videos

The all time top 100 documentaries list showcases the most popular documentaries as decided by you.

The videos in this section are here because of their far reaching success. These are critically acclaimed documentary films whose message appealed to the masses - They must not go unwatched.

From cutting edge historical documentaries on Nazi Germany to incredible sporting documentaries, the films listed here are certain to expand your mind to the wonders of our World.

Science
Eat, Fast and Live Longer: BBC Horizon 2012
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58:50

Eat, Fast and Live Longer explores the recently accepted concept that fasting is key to longevity in the human being. Here science takes the lead to discover what can be done to change the way we live...

  • 86,373
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.4(33)
Nature
Baraka
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01:36:37

The name of a Sufi word that translates roughly as the breath of life or a blessing, Baraka Ron Fricke’s impressive follow-up non-verbal documentary film Koyaanisqatsi Godfrey Reggio. Fricke was cin...

  • 66,049
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.5(44)
Music
Dave Grohl: The Sound City Studios
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01:47:16

This documentary, created in 2013 is directed and produced by the musician Dave Grohl. This is his first project of this kind. It is concerned with the Sound City Studios, a recording studio located...

  • 49,111
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.7(38)
History
The Russian Revolution
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01:33:54

"The year 1905 saw Russia submerged in a wave of mass political and social unrest, including terrorism, worker strikes, peasant unrest, and military mutinies. This led to the establishment of limited ...

  • 31,255
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.4(50)
Health
The English Surgeon
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01:33:04

‘The English Surgeon’ is an award winning documentary film made by BBC based on the work of Henry Thomas Marsh, born in 1950, a leading British neurosurgeon, and a pioneer of neurosurgical progre...

  • 31,250
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.9(64)
Music
The Story of Anvil
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01:20:36

Anvil is a heavy metal band from Canada, formed in 1978. The members of the band are Steve “Lips” Kudlow as the vocal and guitar player, Robb Reiner on drums and Chris Robertson on bass and back v...

  • 27,436
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.7(48)
Sports
Louis Theroux: Bodybuilding
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48:31

This documentary traces the paths taken by the not-so-conventional bodybuilder of the world, Louis Theroux. He travelled to California to try his luck at joining the esteemed group...

  • 26,562
  • 2 years ago
  • 8(8)
Health
10 Things You Need to Know About Losing Weight
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58:56

This documentary is concerned with obesity, the health issues that accompany it and several methods of weight loss. The purpose of this documentary is to give you an insight into...

  • 25,455
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.3(8)
Social
The Invisible War
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01:37:36

The Invisible War is a 2012 documentary film written and directed by Kirby Dick and produced by Amy Ziering and Tanner King Barklow about sexual assault in the United States milita...

  • 24,678
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.1(29)
Sports
Bobby Fischer: Against the World
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01:32:53

This is a documentary that is looking into the life of the late chess Grandmaster and eleventh World Champion Bobby Fischer. It consolidates interviews with chess players Anthony...

  • 23,495
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.8(8)
Crime
Canadian Serial Killers
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50:02

This documentary is concerned with the gruesome crimes committed by Karla Leanne Homolka and her husband Paul Bernardo. The couple was found guilty on the charges of rape and man...

  • 23,491
  • 2 years ago
  • Not Rated
Medicine
Blood and Guts: A History of Surgery
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58:56
Health +1

"This documentary series by Michael Mosley takes a closer look at the brutal, bloody and precarious history of surgery. This five-part series maps out the history of surgery throug...

  • 23,092
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.3(15)
Health
Food Matters
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08:25

‘Food Matters’ is a controversial documentary made by the Producer-Directors James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch, which focuses on how the modern society is getting sicker...

  • 22,356
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.9(13)
Music
It Might Get Loud
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01:37:58

It Might Get Loud is a 2008 American narrative film by movie producer Davis Guggenheim. It investigates the vocations and styles of noticeable rock musical performers Jimmy Page,...

  • 21,457
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.7(20)
History
Civilization: Is the West History?
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46:56

In ‘Civilization: Is the West History?’, filmmaker Niall Ferguson asks how the Western civilization, from exhibiting an unpromising outlook in the 15th century, came to dominat...

  • 21,430
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.7(18)
Music
When Albums Ruled the World
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01:28:56

Between the mid 1960s and the late 1970s, the long-playing record and the albums that graced its grooves changed popular music for ever. For the first time, musicians could escape ...

  • 21,119
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.5(31)
Social
The Most Hated Family in America
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58:36

Louis Theroux the acclaimed British reporter follows the “Westboro Baptist Church” or The Most Hated Family in America. This church takes evangelicalism to a new extreme. Known...

  • 20,819
  • 2 years ago
  • 8.2(9)
Sexuality
Illuminati sex ritual
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14:47

Did you know that a masked ball is actually an Illuminati ritual? And an Illuminati sex ritual for that matter? Masked balls are a common tradition nowadays, but very few peo...

  • 18,136
  • 1 year ago
  • 6.2(12)
Conspiracy
The Illuminati
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01:27:05

The Illuminati, plural of ‘illuminatus’ or ‘illuminated’, is a name given to a few groups, both genuine and invented. Generally, the name alludes to the Bavarian Illumina...

  • 18,056
  • 2 years ago
  • 3.3(4)
Sexuality
bangkok girl
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42:23

“In this tourist heaven, it isn’t the exquisite countryside that makes the headlines, but the sex trade, and the galanf that come to exploit it. An estimated 800,000 wome...

  • 18,022
  • 8 months ago
  • 8.9(11)
Social
Kurt Cobain: About a Son
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01:36:55
Music +1

This documentary is directed by Gus Van Sant and it is looking into the life and untimely death of the 90s rock icon Kurt Cobain. The video itself, character wise, is more resemb...

  • 17,078
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.9(21)
Social
Fundamentalist Christianity – Louis Theroux
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46:46

This is a video that is about Fundamentalist Christianity by Louis Theroux. It provides some insight into the nature of the religion, beliefs, morals, reasons, etc.

  • 16,657
  • 2 years ago
  • 10(1)
Social
Sexual Attraction – Group Sex
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10:01
Health +2

This is a candid short documentary exploring the alternative to monogamy and the introduction of group sex into peoples life. There is the opinion that this may well be an alternat...

  • 16,328
  • 2 years ago
  • Not Rated
Science
Chemistry: A Volatile History
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58:44

The explosive story of chemistry is the story of the building blocks that make up our world – the elements. From fire to match the brightness undefiled pure gold and the brightne...

  • 16,238
  • 2 years ago
  • 9.8(17)
Top Articles
Prophetess Vanga, or Baba Vanga as she is known on the Balkans, can be easily put in the same sentence as Nostradamus. M...
  • 409,576
  • 2 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
  • 66,956
  • 2 years ago
In 2013, the currently architect, Jordi Fauli, said that 65% of the monumental building are finished. His prognosis was ...
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Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
  • 36,420
  • 2 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
  • 33,894
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A person killing more than 10 million people can easily be identified as a dictator, savage and put in the same sentence...
  • 25,971
  • 1 year ago
Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
  • 24,377
  • 2 years ago
Now at age 100, David is the oldest living member of the organization. He is also the oldest living member of the Rockef...
  • 20,561
  • 1 year ago
A bronze replica of the treaty can be seen in the United Nations building in New York, reflecting the milestone document...
  • 19,346
  • 2 years ago
Celtic Mythology nowadays is mostly associated with the Irish and Ireland, who are believed to be descendants of the Celts
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  • 2 years ago