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.

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 ...

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Asia
Children Of The Secret State Documentary
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09:05

A shocking look at the current state of the very secretive North Korea and the abuses the children suffer. Dictatorship has left the country in ruins with all food aid going where ...

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  • 3 years ago
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Social
Anatomy of a Prison Murder – Gladiator Days
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56:05
Crime +1

In the USA especially, violent crime and assault are commonplace in all prisons. Prisoners are subject to rape, drugging and even murder. Anatomy of a prison murder explores the vi...

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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...

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Religion
Derinkuyu
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41:55

In 1969, the city of Derinkuyu was opened for tourists. Before opening for tourists, officials in Turkey made sure to fully explore the underground city, for which they believe w...

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Social
soviet union
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56:20

Thanks to government controlled media, what was happening in the Soviet Union was rarely known to the Western World. And while things have changed dramatically in the past 20...

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Nature
Dogs Decoded
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55:00

Dogs decoded reveals the science behind the extraordinary bond between humans and their dogs and investigates new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of the do...

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Meltdown: The Secret History of the Global Financial Collapse narrates the story of the bankers who crashed the global economy, the leaders who did not manage to save it and the or...

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Technology
Time Travel Documentary
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44:01

This documentary challenges all scientific theories to explore the possibility of time travel. The figures, numbers, timescales, speeds, quantities and sizes are simply staggering ...

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Art
Ancient Ink – Blood and Tattoos
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01:26:59

"Starting in New Zealand, Craig Reynolds explores the tattooing culture around the globe. He kicks off with the Maori and the artists who maintain the ancient tattooing tradition. ...

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  • 10(1)
Travel
The Art of Russia
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00:18
Art +1

"Series in which fine art commentator Andrew Graham-Dixon articulates the unbelievable narrative of Russian art – its enigmatic splendor – and until now a story unseen on Briti...

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Social
The Saffron Revolution in Burma
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01:26:34

This documentary is concerned with the protest of the people in Burma, also known as Myanmar, against the ruling regime. The Buddhist monks join the protest, and what began as no...

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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...

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Political
Malcolm X: Make It Plain
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02:18:38

Political philosopher and visionary, husband and father, dynamic orator and militant minister. In his lifetime, Malcolm X was many men. Born Malcolm Little, he later became “Detr...

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  • 10(1)
History
Mysteries of Asia: Lost Temples of India
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52:10

The mysteries of Asia series of three-part video was originally produced for The Learning Channel. During this segment, historians and others examine temples built in India over 1,...

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Nature
The Secret Life of Plants
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01:35:51

This means that even lower levels of life, there is a deep consciousness or awareness that all things Bond. Published in 1973, The Secret Life of Plants was written by Peter Tompki...

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Political
Wiki Rebels: The Wikileaks Documentary
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50:55

This is an exciting narrative on WikiLeaks and the individuals behind it! From summer 2010 as of not long ago, Swedish Television has been taking after the shrouded media system Wi...

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Conspiracy
Wake Up Call: New World Order
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02:29:41

‘Wake Up Call: New World Order’ is a documentary compiled by John nada, enveloping a huge array of topics such as The New World Order, Federal Reserve, Bilderberg Group, Trilat...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 7.5(4)
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...

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Religion
For the Bible Tells Me So
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01:38:49

We meet five Christian families, each with a gay son or lesbian. Parents talk about their marriages and go to church, the childhood of their children and go out, their reactions an...

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Health
The Disappearing Male
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44:18

‘The disappearing male’ highlights a disturbing trend focusing on how the foundation of human development is threatened by toxic substances found in everything from shampoo, su...

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Comedy
Bill Hicks – Its Just A Ride
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01:41:31

The life and times of Bill Hicks, the man behind the laughter and his political and world views that started a revolution of thinkers.

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Anglican vicar Peter Owen-Jones has taken a sabbatical to travel the world with a BBC team to explore different religions around the world in the early 21.Pete Owen Jones presents ...

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History
The Way of the Samurai
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55:18

In the early sixteenth century, Japan is a warlike society led by samurai and their daimyo warlords. At the point when Portuguese vendors touch base in 1543, they are the first E...

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  • 10(2)
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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Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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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, ...
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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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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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Now at age 100, David is the oldest living member of the organization. He is also the oldest living member of the Rockef...
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Celtic Mythology nowadays is mostly associated with the Irish and Ireland, who are believed to be descendants of the Celts
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