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.

Military/War
U-Boat War
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51:37

Throughout World War 2, U-boats were the supreme stealth attack vessel of the armies, wreaking havoc as they sailed all around the world. This historical documentary gives an in-de...

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  • 3 years ago
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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...

  • 4,777
  • 2 years ago
  • 2.3(4)
Political
The Real Doctor Evil - Kim Jong Il's North Korea
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44:24
People +1

North Korea was identified as part of the axis of evil by George Bush. Taking an archive-based trip through North Korea's recent history, we find out it's probably a fair assessmen...

  • 4,775
  • 2 years ago
  • 10(1)
Science
World Trade Center
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10:00
9/11 +1

Before 9/11, this is the last documentary about The World Trade Center, which was a complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City that were brought down to the groun...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)
History
The Story of Maths
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57:56

"Four-part series on the history of mathematics, presented by Oxford professor Marcus du Sautoy.In the first episode, the language of the universe, after showing how mathematics is...

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Science
How Does Your Memory Work?
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49:05

One of the most interesting aspects to the human brain is the ability to remember, and more specifically beyond remembering language or shopping lists, to ‘travel’ back in time...

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  • 10(1)
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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  • 3 years ago
  • 1(1)
Political
aaron russo
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01:35:46
9/11 +3

Aaron Russo is one of the more famous American film producers and directors. He was best known for his work on movies like Wise Guys and Trading Places. This historic int...

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Science
Is Everything We Know About The Universe Wrong?
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58:59

There is something very strange happens in space – something that should not be possible. It’s as if large parts of the world are being ravaged by a huge and invisible celestia...

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  • 3 years ago
  • 4(1)
Music
David Bowie - Sound and Vision
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01:26:08

A documentary, which takes you on a journey of Bowie's revolutionary career, struggle with his personal life and his achievements and successes. Features interviews with Bowie, Ima...

  • 4,709
  • 3 years ago
  • 8.6(5)
Nature
Bizarre Breeding – Weird Nature Documentary
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29:02

An unusual and intriguing look into strange breeding behaviors in the world around us. This thirty minute long documentary goes through some of the most unbelievable breeding acts ...

  • 4,694
  • 3 years ago
  • 5.5(2)
Crime
a girl in the river
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00:46

At the 88th Academy Awards, the short documentary “A Girl in the River – The Price of Forgiveness” took home the Oscar for best short documentary. Check out the trailer...

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  • 2 years ago
  • 6.4(7)
Strange
the nightmare
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45:07
Health +1

Sleep paralysis is a common, yet underrated phenomenon in modern world. To put it simply, it is a phenomenon in which “an individual, either during falling asleep or awakening,...

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  • 1 year ago
  • 5.3(3)
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...

  • 4,660
  • 3 years ago
  • 6(2)
Social
The End of Poverty
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01:44:34

Global poverty does not just happen. It started with slavery, military conquest and colonization resulted in the confiscation of land, minerals and forced labor.Today, the problem ...

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  • 3 years ago
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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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  • 3 years ago
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Science
The 11th Hour
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02:20

01 Nov 2012 – Update: this documentary is currently for preview only (sorry). Full version can be bought here. Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio, this captivating documentary explore...

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Social
Discovery Atlas: India Revealed
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30:05

Four years in the making, Discovery Atlas: India unveiled a stunning portrait of a nation incredible. By following the lives of several people in India, we discover the heart of th...

  • 4,600
  • 3 years ago
  • 7.3(3)
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...

  • 4,589
  • 2 years ago
  • Not Rated
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...

  • 4,585
  • 1 year ago
  • 8.6(16)
Medicine
crystal meth production
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42:23
Crime +2

In 2009, a new method and formula for mixing methamphetamine was discovered. The method required a two-liter soda bottle, some noxious chemicals and a few handfuls of cold pills....

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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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  • 3 years ago
  • 1.7(3)
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,...

  • 4,550
  • 3 years ago
  • 10(1)
Sports
Muhammad Ali: Through the Eyes of the World
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52:39
People +2

‘Muhammad Ali: Through the Eyes of the World’ is a feature length documentary film tracing the life and career of Muhammad Ali through vintage footage and interviews with frien...

  • 4,548
  • 3 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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Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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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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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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Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
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George S. Patton and Erwin Rommel were two tacticians that fought against each other during some of the crucial battles ...
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