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.

Music
freddie mercury death
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01:19:32

Freddie Mercury is one of the most tragic stories in the music history. Widely regarded as one of the best voices and singers in music history, Mercury lived only 45 years.Th...

  • 8,431
  • 2 years ago
  • 7.2(13)
Justice
Upstate Purgatory
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18:55
Crime +1

Albany Country Jail in upstate New York is one of the jails in the state of New York. Built in 1931, it can house up to 1,100 inmates, men and women. Currently, more than 600 in...

  • 8,406
  • 3 years ago
  • 7(14)
Military/War
The Ground Truth
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01:18:11

This is a 2006 documentary and it is concerned with the war in Iraq and the soldiers who participated in it. The focus is also on the aftermath of these events and the life of vete...

  • 8,352
  • 4 years ago
  • 10(2)
Conspiracy
Sandy Hook
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01:31:38

For a while, everyone in America were talking about Sandy Hook. It has quieted down lately, but the questions about what happened at the Sandy Hook elementary school still re...

  • 8,343
  • 4 years ago
  • Not Rated
Social
Halloween – A Cut Above the Rest
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01:27:07
Media +2

"This documentary is a look into the phenomena of budget production horror movies and in particular those centred around Halloween. With all the box office hits including the serie...

  • 8,337
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Religion
Religulous
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01:41:00

At the beginning of Religulous, Bill Maher shows a bar graph illustrating the number of people in America who are not religious. That figure is 16% more than blacks, more than Jews...

  • 8,314
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Science
Objectified
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01:15:42

Objectified is the second part of a three-film “design trilogy” by Gary Hustwit and had its world premiere at the SxSW Film Festival in March 2009.It is a documentary film enco...

  • 8,261
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
People
The Story Of Dieter Dengler
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01:17:45

This documentary is primarily made for the German television broadcasting purpose. The director and writer of this film is Werner Herzog and the production credit goes to Werner ...

  • 8,259
  • 5 years ago
  • 6(3)
Drugs
The OxyContin Express
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47:12

The OxyContin Express examines Florida’s massive problem with prescription pill abuse ranging from anxiety drugs, Xanax, to synthesized heroin, Oxycontin. This documentary shows...

  • 8,234
  • 5 years ago
  • 9.5(2)
Disaster
Deadly Crossroads – Flight 2937 – Mayday
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01:02:50

Bashkirian Airlines Flight 2937 is flying with 69 people on board from Russia including 45 school children. The aircraft collides with DHL Flight 611, with the two pilots on board....

  • 8,234
  • 5 years ago
  • 7(2)
Science
Bill Gates - How a geek changed the world
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59:08

The Money Programme's Fiona Bruce gains exclusive access to Bill Gates as he prepares to step down from full-time involvement with Microsoft, the company he helped found. Gates's c...

  • 8,229
  • 5 years ago
  • 9.3(3)
Science
Social Anxiety - Afraid of People
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56:58
Drugs +3

Mental Health is one of the raging health discussions of the 21st century - Millions of people live everyday in silence and fear of the stigma associated with mental health problem...

  • 8,220
  • 4 years ago
  • 7.6(5)
History
James Cameron: The Titanic Story
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01:38:52

RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage fro...

  • 8,191
  • 5 years ago
  • 6(2)
Military/War
9/11 documentary
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02:01:30
9/11 +1

You are about to see a miracle.On September 11, 2001, a total of four US Commercial flight aircrafts were taken by 19 hijackers, and then crushed in the WorldTrade Center. As a re...

  • 8,139
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.5(24)
History
secrets of the pyramids
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01:36:15

The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built with extreme precision, Giza has earned to be called “Wonder”.Many scientists nowadays are wo...

  • 8,139
  • 3 years ago
  • 7.5(4)
Disaster
The Chernobyl Disaster – SFD Documentary
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01:20:29

While running a non routine test on Reactor No. 4 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant in Ukraine, a chain reaction (no pun in tended) of serious mistakes cause the core to ultimately me...

  • 8,135
  • 5 years ago
  • 5.3(3)
History
The Dark Lords of Hattusha
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59:02

‘The Dark Lords of Hattusha’ recounts the history of the Hittite Empire, which lost 2500 years ago. The deciphering of their language enabled archaeologists to finally retrace ...

  • 8,121
  • 5 years ago
  • 10(1)
Sports
The Other Dream Team
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01:30:44

The Other Dream Team is a narrative film directed by Marius A. Markevicius. It covers the uplifting story of the 1992 Lithuania national basketball team and their trip to the bron...

  • 8,086
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated

Amazing images and explanations of Pluto - pictures from NASA TV.

  • 8,066
  • 4 years ago
  • 4(3)
9/11
Heroes of the 88th floor
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01:27:30

"A documentary about the effort and dedication of people to rescue others within the world trade center's north tower. A story of two brave men Frank De martini and Pablo Ortiz whi...

  • 8,033
  • 5 years ago
  • 8.1(9)
Music
distortion of sound
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22:08
Media +1

The documentary explores the topic of decline of sound quality in music. According to the documentary, the reason for decline is that music is distributed with lousy compress...

  • 8,022
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.5(4)
People
Tribes of Papua New Guinea
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50:12

Papua New Guinea is an Oceanian country that occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and its offshore islands in Melanesia, a region of the southwestern Pacific Oce...

  • 8,021
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
Conspiracy
Eye of the Illuminati
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03:51:24

Created by Mark Howitt, the Eye of the Illuminati is a long documentary that looks into conspiracies involving governments and power-hungry leaders to keep control over the populat...

  • 8,012
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
Art
Andy Goldsworthy’s Rivers and Tides
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01:34:46

In ‘Andy Goldsworthy’s Rivers and Tides’, documentarian Thomas Riedelsheimer shows how Andy Goldsworthy brings alive art in the form of structures and scenes art in natural s...

  • 7,937
  • 5 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...
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  • 5 years ago
Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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  • 5 years ago
Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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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...
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  • 5 years ago
Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
  • 121,419
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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, ...
  • 120,094
  • 5 years ago
The higher ranks, acquired in the Scottish rite for example, represent “appendant degrees”, as in lateral movement i...
  • 115,302
  • 4 years ago
In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
  • 82,949
  • 3 years ago
Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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  • 5 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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  • 5 years ago