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.

Health
Eat, Fast and Live Longer: BBC Horizon 2012
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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 ch...

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  • 5.2(310)
History
Pornography: The Secret History of Civilisation
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50:21

The six animated episodes playful take into account what is in the minds of people more easily supported, and has been an important, though often maligned world culture since man c...

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  • 4.7(116)
Drugs
Is Alcohol Worse Than Ecstasy?
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‘Is Alcohol Worse Than Ecstasy?’ takes a scientific look towards the current ranking system of drugs.In a surprising outcome, alcohol, solvents and tobacco (all unclassified dr...

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  • 4.9(73)
Health
10 Things You Need to Know About Losing Weight
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58:56

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

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  • 5.6(87)
Crime
The Iceman Confessions Of A Mafia Hitman
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10:10

The Iceman is an appropriate title for this pair of HBO specials, because the words of former Mafia enforcer Richard Kuklinski will chill you to the bone.Speaking in the monotonous...

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

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  • 5.2(64)
History
Adolf Hitler – The Greatest Story Never Told
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This is a potentially controversial docu-drama about Adolf Hitler, showing his life growing up, and his reign of Germany through WW2.Most historical documentaries show Hitler as th...

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  • 4.8(57)
Health
Sexual Attraction – Group Sex
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10:01

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...

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  • 4.7(62)
Sports
Allen Iverson: The Answer Documentary
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55:26

"The full length documentary on one of the most prolific NBA basketball players, Allen Iverson.As one of the smallest (6 feet tall) NBA players, and overcoming a number of obstacle...

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  • 5.1(66)
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...

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  • 5.0(51)
History
The Rape of Nanking: Nanjing Massacre I
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The slaughter of Nanking, commonly known as the Rape of Nanking, was an infamous genocidal war crime committed by the Japanese army in Nanjing, then capital of the Republic of Chin...

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  • 7.0(67)
History
The Soviet Story
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25:35

The Soviet Story is a 2008 documentary film about Soviet Communism and Soviet-German collaboration before 1941 written and directed by Edvīns Šnore and sponsored by the UEN Group...

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  • 5.5(28)
Health
The Sacred Science
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16:13

From producer Nick Polizzi, this incredible documentary follows 8 people with life-threatening disease into the Amazon for a month-long ‘healing’ from local tribes people who c...

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  • 4.2(23)
History
Civilization: Is the West History?
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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...

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  • 6.4(99)
Health
The English Surgeon
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‘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 ...

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  • 5.0(62)
Art
The Genius of Photography
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‘The Genius of Photography’ is a documentary film by BBC Four, captured in six parts: Fixing the Shadows, Documents for Artists, Right Place, Right Time?, Paper Movies, We Are ...

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  • 4.0(47)
Health
Blood and Guts: A History of Surgery
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"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...

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  • 5.0(95)

This 2006 Documentary made by former vice-president and presidential nominee Al Gore, focuses on his life as well as a presentation on the dangers of global warming. Although some ...

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  • 3.0(34)
Social
Baby Faced Bodybuilders
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30:27

This gripping and engaging documentary follows the lives of the teenagers who are surpisingly obsessed about their bodies and go to extreme lengths to build up themselves to such a...

  • 3,439
  • 8 months ago
  • 5.9(91)

Life and Debt is a feature-length documentary which addresses the impact of the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and current globali...

  • 3,340
  • 8 months ago
  • 3.2(45)
Top Articles
The legend says that the ancestors of the Oromo people from Northeast Africa first discovered a highly potent and energi...
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Thousands of years ago, the Romans built the city of Hierapolis so their citizens can enjoy the health benefits of a hot...
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La Sagrada Familia is the home of the Holy Family, arguably the largest Catholic Church to be built. The first stone w...
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What Will Move a Documentary Film to the Ranks of GreatnessWhat makes a good documentary film? The essential element of ...
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A man that called himself “Jack the Ripper” terrorized the Whitechapel disctir in London from August 7 to September ...
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Documentaries are also means by which young people can share and learn about cultural experiences with others. Watching ...
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To begin this list, and in no particular order, it is only fair if we began with Michael Moore. One of the ten most cont...
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The Illuminati are probably one of the most secret societies through history, and today. Modern conspiracies suggest tha...
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The story of Atlantis, a legendary lost island was first told by Plato, in his dialogues “Timaeus” and “Critias”...
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Michael Moore is known for his on screen antics as well as the controversial subject matters that he explores. His films...
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